Tag Archives: hasbro

Here Comes… Stretch Armstrong And The Flex Fighters

Last month, Hasbro registered comic book trademarks for both Stretch Armstrong and Stretch Armstrong And The Flex Fighters for “Paper goods and printed matter, namely, comic books; picture books; story books; books containing puzzles and games; instructional manuals and printed strategy guides …

Ouija – A Look Inside Featurette

We’ve got a behind the scenes featurette talking about the new horror movie Ouija based on the old game. In Ouija, a group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient …

New Target 3 Pack Of Marvel Legends Highlights Diversity With Ms. Marvel And Radioactive Man

By Brian Goldberg Marvel Legends collectors recently rejoiced with the release of the new Target Exclusive 3 pack.  Ms. Marvel, Radioactive Man, and Captain America with alternating head were released last week to the excitement of the action figure collector …

My Little Pony To Get Feature Film

Hasbro has announced the second film in their new Allspark Pictures label and it’s going to be My Little Pony. Allspark is Hasbro’s new way of either funding or co-funding films based on their toy lines. The recently announced Jem and …

Marvel, Star Wars And Transformers Boost Hasbro’s Profits

Hasbro has announced today improved third-quarter financials. The boys category increased 22 percent to $478.5 million behind the growth of Marvel, Nerf, Star Wars and Transformers products. “Boys, fueled by Transformers and Marvel products, was the key driver in the …

Transforming Hasbro Into IDW, At New York Comic Con

Andy Bentley wrote for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic Con. The Hasbro/IDW partnership has been a fruitful one with the blockbuster success of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and the ongoing saga of the Transformers. The panel was …

Hasbro Shows Us A Few Avengers: Age Of Ultron Toys

At the NYCC, Hasbro has unveiled the first few toys for the upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron movie. This is a pretty good look at Captain America’s Avengers uniform and the Hulk’s new purple pants. MARVEL’S AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON …

13 Comic Covers For November That Are Either Transformers, Angry Birds, Or Both!

November sees the launch of the Transformers/Angry Birds comic from IDW, who happens to own both the comics license for Transformers from Hasbro and Angry Birds from Rovio. So why not show all they have to offer for November? Firstly …

From Superior Spider-Bots To Paper-Thin Transformers – Real Life Robots Step Up

Whether it’s a sheet of paper that sits up and walks off… Or if it’s a thousand robots scurrying around and working together to create shapes… It’s hard not to see the precedents in pop culture. With that in mind… …

Buying An Infinity Gauntlet At The Hasbro Booth. No Line, No Ticket, No Hassle, On Google Glass

Marq Romero writes, The only time I had to walk around the exhibit floor on the last day of Comic-Con was at 4pm, an hour before closing. I walked past the Hasbro booth and something didn’t look right. For one, …

Hasbro Dominates With Fan Rallying Star Wars And Marvel Presentations At San Diego Comic Con, Plus Massive Photogallery

By Jeremy Konrad Going into San Diego Comic Con, the company I wanted to see the most out of was Hasbro. As an avid action figure collector, they hold the license to my two favorite brands, Star Wars and Marvel. …

Galactus Feasts Upon Castle Doom: Touring the Hasbro Marvel Universe Display

Joseph Schmidt writes for Bleeding Cool: The team at the Hasbro booth have once again brought their A-game to Comic-Con with their Marvel display, a vast and elaborate battle of action figures not even seen on comics pages. Castle Doom …

SDCC 2014: Hasbro/IDW Panel

Panel starts with Transformers. Robots in Disguise. Written by John Barber, drawn by Andrew Griffith. They’re back on Earth, they’re on the search for a mysterious object, hopefully you are enjoying series, showdown, and Buster. Thundercrack is living on earth, has …

A Hasbro Double Punch At San Diego Comic Con – Marvel And Star Wars With Designers And Execs!

By Will Romine Hello friends o’ mine! I’m in San Diego and I’m at the Hasbro booth looking over some upcoming figures.  I haven’t seen such a large collection of  3.75 inches since I stopped to use the employee restroom …

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 …