Tag Archives: hasbro

One Of A Kind My Little Pony Comic And Original Cover Art To Be Auctioned For Charity

IDW and Hasbro have gotten together with Heritage Auctions to raise money for charity. What they have done is put together a one-of-a-kind issue of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic #12 with a variant cover by Sara Richard. That …

Rom Comes To San Diego Comic Con In Toy Form – Can A Comic Be Far Behind?

MTV has the news. A new Rom toy, courtesy of Hasbro and Mighty Muggs, will be exclusively available at San Diego Comic Con. The appeal of the toy is primarily down the seventies spinoff comic book by Bill Mantlo, published …

Hasbro Doubles Down On The Direct Market With Individual Figure Orders

By Jeremy Konrad Fellow toy enthusiasts, have you been desperately searching for the new Marvel Legends Infinite Black Widow figure for your movie Avengers display? How about attempting to army build the AIM or Hydra soldiers from wave one of …

John Byrne, The Fantastic Four And Racebending In Casting

There has, naturally, been some debate on Bleeding Cool message boards on the merits of racebending when casting roles in movies based on comic books from the sixties. With Louis Falcetti saying: I now realize that “diversity” isn’t a bad …

Warner Archives Gobot Panel From Wondercon 2014

Do you remember the Gobots? I had a few when I was a kid, even before I got my first Transformer. Some folks believe they were ripoffs of the Hasbro toyline, but in fact, the Gobot line from Tonka was …

Littlest Pet Shop Supplies ‘Brain Food’ For Kids – The Bleeding Cool Interview With Georgia Ball and Matt Anderson

Coming to a shop near you on May 7th, it’s the charge of the cute cuddly animals and their human companion. It would be nearly impossible for anyone with children in their lives in the last decade and more to …

Dave Dorman Announces New G I Joe Mini Art Book

Over on his blog, artist extraordinaire Dave Dorman has announced a second mini-art book featuring the work he did for Hasbro on the G.I. Joe toy line. The art was all for in-house use and not meant to be reproduced. The pieces …

Dark Cybertron Event Is Coming To Transformers Legends

Dark Cybertron, a new interactive event, was announced by Hasbro, DeNA and IDW Publishing this week for fans of the mobile card battle game Transformers: Legends. Those that play the in-game episodes that run from Feb 5th to Feb 11th …

Toy Collecting Shifts Away From The Big Two – An Odyssey In Plastic

By Christopher Smith As one age of toys ends, another begins. In Philip K. Dick’s novel The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch, his dystopian society involves those who cling to a Barbie-like doll and her utopian world, immersing themselves heavily …

First Look At The Falcon Toy From Captain America: Winter Soldier Updated

Update with High-Rez shots thanks to Idle Hands: Idle Hands also has what might be the first look at the Falcon toy from the upcoming Captain America: The Winter Soldier. In the trailer it almost looks like he’s wearing a military outfit …

Angry Birds Transformers – Toys Coming, Can A Game Be Far Behind?

The Idle Hands Blog has come up with a copy of the Hasbro line-up for this years Toy Fair. But if you scroll down past the My Little Pony Flip And Whirl Rainbow Dash Pony, down below the Nerf N-Strike Mega Tunderbow… even …

New Transformers/G.I. Joe On-Gong Series Coming From IDW

Two of the most popular comic book franchises of all-time,TRANSFORMERS and G.I. JOE, will be going head-to-head in a brand-new ongoing series debuting next summer! Written and drawn by comic luminary Tom Scioli (Godland, American Barbarian) with co-writer and TRANSFORMERS veteran John Barber (TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE, FALL OF …

Transformers Head To Halifax And The City Couldn’t Be Happier

With the release of Transformers: Regeneration One #0, folks in the city of Halifax got a chance to see their home being visited by a six-pack of Decepticons. Comic book shop owner Darryl Wall came up with the idea for the …

A Megatron Design Gets Even More Stealthy (UPDATE)

This is a design for Transformers character Megatron by Don Figueroa. He writes; So I read that this was being made into a toy? wow, and I thought only 3rd party companies take stuff without giving any notice, acknowledgement or …

Ponies, Ninjas, and Giant Robots – Hasbro and IDW at SDCC

Jacob Dadon writes for Bleeding Cool: San Diego Comic Con thundered on into Friday, bringing us the panel detailing the partnership between toy company Hasbro and comics’ own IDW, covering a slew of properties from My Little Pony to Transformers. …

Hasbro And Mattel Stamp Down On Professional Scalpers At San Diego Comic Con

People who line up for conventions, keen to grab the hottest exclusive items know the score. They may be at the front of the line, but when the doors open and they run, there are still a hundred people mysteriously …

Is There Another Transformers Film Coming That Has Nothing To Do With Michael Bay?

Also, he’s ruling out a comic book adaptation of his Transformers 4.

Rumour: Disney Discussing Takeover Of Hasbro Next?

Another step in Disney’s plan for world domination?