Q&A: New Column! We're Back! This Headline Limits Our Liability, Read it!

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, February 23, 2014

And we're back! Q&A's Post-Toy Fair Season is on, with your questions. Send in more! We look at things like V figures, more small vehicles, complain about articulation some more, and offer up more musings about New York's big show. Be sure to let us know what you want for next week, or more vacations for us!

Hasbro Toy Fair Star Wars Panel 2014 - Stream-Of-Consciousness Notes

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, February 16, 2014

Because I am preposterously tired, have my Hasbro Toy Fair Panel Star Wars Notes.  This is what I punched up as the panel played on, and you probably won't get a heck of a lot more insight over what you've already seen so far.  Heck, maybe it'll clarify something.  Just go ahead and read on!

TF14: LEGO Event Image Bank

By Mike — Sunday, February 16, 2014

Photos from this morning's LEGO Toy Fair media event have been uploaded to our Image Bank. There are plenty of awesome new sets scheduled to release in 2014, including ships and characters inspired by the new Star Wars Rebels series, a Star Destroyer and AT-AT, and much more. Click here to check out the gallery!

 

 

 

TF14: LEGO Star Wars Celebrates 15 Years with New Star Wars Rebels Sets

By Mike — Sunday, February 16, 2014
 LEGO Systems, Inc. today announced new LEGO® Star Wars™ products based on the all-new Star Wars Rebels™ animated television series scheduled to premiere on Disney Channel this fall before it appears regularly on Disney XD. The action-filled series is the highly anticipated follow-up to Star Wars: The Clone Wars™ and will introduce a cast of exciting new characters in the Star Wars universe. The new building sets were unveiled at a Disney Consumer Products event Monday, February 17 by Freddie Prinze, Jr., who stars as Kanan Jarrus in the new Star Wars Rebels series. The company presented him with a custom 2-foot tall replica of his minifigure made completely out of LEGO bricks by Master Builders.

TF14: Star Wars Rebels and Star Wars Command Product Info

By Mike — Saturday, February 15, 2014
The STAR WARS saga gains a thrilling new chapter in 2014 with the release of STAR WARS REBELS, an all-new animated series set in the largely unexplored time period between EPISODE III and EPISODE IV. To celebrate this groundbreaking new series, which follows the motley crew of the starship Ghost as they struggle against the evil Galactic Empire, Hasbro is launching two exciting toy lines in 2014. 

TF14: Star Wars Black Series 2014 Product Info

By Mike — Saturday, February 15, 2014
STAR WARS is forever, and Hasbro celebrates the enduring legacy of the brand in 2014 with new introductions in its incredibly successful BLACK SERIES action figure line. Launched in 2013 as the ultimate toy line for STAR WARS collectors, the STAR WARS THE BLACK SERIES proved a massive hit and returns in 2014 with new 3.75-inch and 6-inch scale action figures and a thrilling first—THE BLACK SERIES 6-inch Deluxe action figures, featuring creatures and vehicles in-scale with the 6-inch figures!

TF14: Official Hasbro Images

By Mike — Saturday, February 15, 2014

Official Hasbro images of 2014 offerings from The Black Series, Saga Legends and more have been posted in our Image Bank. Click here to check them out!

TF14: Hasbro Showroom Images Up

By Mike — Saturday, February 15, 2014

Photos from the Hasbro Toy Fair 2014 are now up on our Image Bank featuring the latest from The Black Series, Saga Legends, Mission Series, and the new "Army Men" inspired Star Wars Command assortment. Click here to check out all the visual goodness and enjoy!

Brian's Toys: Gentle Giant, ACME Archives, Kotobukiya

By Mike — Saturday, February 15, 2014
Check out this week's Brian's Toys Newsletter for the latest from Gentle Giant, ACME Archives, and Kotobukiya! New this week is the Kotobukiya ArtFX Sandtroopers 2-Pack, Master Replicas Stormtrooper & Boba Fett full-size helmets, and Saga Legends Wave 2 action figures.

BBTS: Bioshock Infinite, Iron Man, TMNT, Batman, 300, Thor, Anime, Game of Thrones & More!

By Mike — Saturday, February 15, 2014

Here are the latest pre-orders and arrivals for the week from our sponsors at BigBadToyStore.com. Check out the latest Bioshock, Dr. Who, Game of Thrones, and Batman merchandise after the jump!

New Pictures: Back to the Future, Pulp Fiction, Goonies ReAction Figures

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, February 15, 2014

Ad: It's time to pre-order Back to the Future, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, Pulp Fiction, and more ReAction Figures from Entertainment Earth! There are tons of new reveals, read on to see them all.  

Over 60 figures are pictured from several different licenses including Doc Brown and more, in a Kenner Star Wars style.  You really are going to want to check these out.

Hasbro Toy Fair Coverage Begins Tomorrow

By Mike — Friday, February 14, 2014

Our coverage of Toy Fair 2014 begins tomorrow with Hasbro starting things off in highly anticipated fashion, especially with recent announcements and teasers of their action figure line for the new Rebels series. Check back in Saturday afternoon for showroom images via our Twitter and Facebook feeds and click here to follow our coverage section. Sun or snow, the coverage soon begins!

The USA Today Dumps More Rebel Previews

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, February 13, 2014

You saw the sketches, now see the prototype action figure!  Nobody wants to make you wait for August, so the USA Today has this article: 'Star Wars Rebels' LEGOs, action figures coming soon which spits in the eye of the Danish toymaker's branding strategy.  Click here to see Hasbro's Kanan and what LEGO has planned that's better than Ezra.

13 Unaired Clone Wars Episodes Hitting Netflix March 7

By Adam Pawlus — Thursday, February 13, 2014

A whopping 13 unaired Season Six episodes of The Clone Wars will be airing on Netflix, so says the rumor-mongers of StarWars.com.  I believe this is a first for a current TV show - to burn off the episodes on the streaming service - as is the bonus of "director's cut" episodes of seasons 1-5 sweetening the pot.  (Unless you bought all the Blu-Rays like me, of course.) Click here to read the announcement.

New Star Wars Rebels Character Revealed at USA Today

By Adam Pawlus — Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The USA Today has a story for you: First look: 'Star Wars Rebels' rustles up a cowboy Jedi reveals Kanan, a Jedi in hiding voiced by Freddie Prinze Jr.  Also, he uses a gun.  Check it out!