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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 …

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 …