#NYCC – Hasbro’s Star Wars Reveals

Tonight, Hasbro held a pre-NYCC cocktail party called “Twas the Night Before…”  This party gave media sites the chance to preview new product as well as mingle with fellow fans.  Here’s what Hasbro debuted for Star Wars: BLACK SERIES – 6-Inch Tonight’s reveal was all about Episode III, with the debut of Anakin Skywalker. STAR WARS® BLACK SERIES 6-INCH ACTION FIGURES (Approximate retail price: $19.99; Ages: 4 & up; Available: Spring 2014) In 2013, Hasbro took collectible STAR WARS action figures to the next level with the introduction of the six-inch BLACK SERIES action figure line! This exceptional collection of

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#NYCC – Hasbro’s Transformers Reveals

Tonight, Hasbro held a pre-NYCC cocktail party called “Twas the Night Before…”  This party gave media sites the chance to preview new product as well as mingle with fellow fans.  Here’s what Hasbro debuted for Transformers. TRANSFORMERS Next summer, Transformers 4: Age of Extinction will be released to theaters, and tonight Hasbro showed off the first toy from that movie: Leader Class Optimus Prime: TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS OPTIMUS PRIME Leader Scale Figure (Ages: 4 & up /Approx. Retail Price: $44.99/Available: May 2014) The Leader Scale OPTIMUS PRIME figure from Hasbro is part of the TRANSFORMERS brand’s popular GENERATIONS action figure line and is inspired

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Toy Review – Generations Wheelie

Wheelie has always been one of the black sheep of the Transformers family.  Introduced in 1986 as the new kid-friendly character, Wheelie’s constant rhyming grated on people’s nerves, and the fact that his toy was as basic as basic got back then didn’t help matters.  He’s had several new toys since, and this latest one is his largest one yet.  So, should you get it, or should you forget it? Don’t worry; that’ll be the only rhyme.  If you want more rhyming, check out his awesome TF Wiki profile.

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Toy Review – Transformers – Sergeant Kup

Sergeant Kup is the somewhat modern take on the character who first debuted in The Transformers: The Movie, over 25 years ago.  (Don’t you feel old?  I know I do.)  Back then, he was a futuristic pickup truck from the far-off future of 2005.   Yyyyeah, that’s not exactly how car design evolved, is it?  Now, he’s a nigh-modern/retro pickup with one advantage over the old design – a working tailgate.  (Tip of the hat to TFWiki.net for that bit of info.)  So, how does this new version fare in the review department?  Read on!

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