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Hasbro’s ‘My Little Pony: Equestria Girls’ Series Launches on YouTube November 17th

Fans of Hasbro’s My Little Pony: Equestria girls should get out their calendars and circle November 17th, 2017. That day marks the premiere of their new My Little Pony: Equestria Girls series on YouTube. There’s 45 new, fun and exciting episodes from the series lined up with new episodes rolling out each Friday after the premiere. 

The magic of Equestria cannot be contained! It’s found its way into the world of the all new My Little Pony Equestria Girls Digital Series and it’s turning everything on its head. From afterschool clubs to beach days, music festivals to theme parks, and a rockin’ Spring Break on a yacht, magic is sure making things interesting. Join Sunset Shimmer, Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Fluttershy, Pinkie Pie, Rainbow Dash, and Rarity as they learn what it means to be superheroes while they take on their biggest challenge yet: high school.

In addition to the new TV series, Hasbro is releasing a brand new line of My Little Pony: Equestria Girls fashion dolls. In partnership with Laura Shuffman, the official My Little Pony: Equestria Girls celebrity stylist, Hasbro revamped the dolls’ looks from the previous collection, adding new, highly fashionable outfits for all of the Mane 7! The look of these new fashion dolls inspired the look of the characters seen in the upcoming My Little Pony: Equestria Girls series. The new Equestria Girls fashion dolls line will be available for purchase in the U.S. in December 2017 and globally beginning in January 2018.

Check out a trailer below.

 

Hasbro Reveals New 3 3/4″ Star Wars Figures at NYCC

As part of their NYCC reveals, Hasbro sent over a few pictures of newly announced 3 3/4″ figures in the Star Wars: The Last Jedi line. For single carded releases they shared images of the Resistance pilot C’Ai Threnalli and a new Maz Kanata. Also shared is a new 2-pack of Finn in First Order disguise with Captain Phasma.

Look for these in stores over the next few months and check them out below.

Hasbro’s Star Wars 6″ Black Series Reveals from NYCC

This morning Hasbro kicked NYCC off with a special preview event where a number of new figures and toys were on display – including some long demanded 6″ Star Wars figures. Below is a gallery with Hasbro’s official pics of these newest 6″ Black Series figures – DJ and Rey from The Last Jedi, 4-LOM, Dengar and Lando in Skiff Guard Disguise.  Look for these in store next year and check them out below.

 

Hasbro’s New York Comic Con Marvel Legends and Mighty Muggs Details

New York Comic Con kicked off today and Hasbro started the show with a preview of future Marvel Legends figures and announced the return of Mighty Muggs! See below for the official pictures from Hasbro of the newly announched toys. Candid shots from this morning’s event will be in a second post.

For Marvel Legends, several figures had their debut – Gladiator will be part of the upcoming X-Men wave with Apocalypse Build-A-Figure as well as Jamie Madrox the Multiple Man. Mister Fantastic will continue the streak of Fantastic Four Walgreen’s exclusives. The Spider-Man Noir and Prowler figures are part of the Lizard Build-A-Figure wave and look for an updated Taskmaster in an upcoming Avengers wave.

The other big Marvel news from this morning is the return of Mighty Muggs to store shelves in 2018. They are relaunching with a slightly different look and each figure now has multiple expressions. This first Marvel wave will include Black Widow, Captain America, Spider-Man and Groot.

Check out all the official pictures below.

Star Wars Reveals from HASCON

September has been a Star Wars filled month with the debut of ‘The Last Jedi’ product on Force Friday II and all the new Star Wars reveals from Hascon. Since the show wrapped last weekend, Hasbro has now sent over official images of the new Star Wars product that made it’s debut at the show.

Revealed at the show was the incredible Darth Vader Black Series replica helmet, and a number of new 3 3/4″ and 6″ Black Series figures. Check out all the pics below…and really, Hasbro outdid themselves on that helmet.

 

HASCON’S Marvel Legends Reveals

HASCON may have been last weekend, but relive the exciting Marvel Legends reveals with these official pictures from Hasbro. From the motorcycle riding Black Widow and Ghost Rider to the build-a-figure Apocalypse, all the new reveals from the show are below.

Check them out and sound off in the comments as to what Legends figure you’re most looking forward to in ’18.

Hasbro and Netflix Debut Teaser Trailer for ‘Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters’

Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is flexing more muscle in programming for kids with the announcement of Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters, a new original series from Hasbro Studios premiering on Netflix. The new teenage superhero animated series will reimagine the classic Hasbro brand Stretch Armstrong into a relatable kids adventure that features diverse characters with wacky powers and a playfully humorous storyline.

Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters follows high school student Jake Armstrong and his two best friends Nathan Park and Ricardo Perez who are accidentally exposed to an experimental chemical that forever changes their seemingly normal lives, transforming them into unlikely heroes who embark on a series of adventures.

Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters is the first Hasbro brand to receive a Netflix original series order. We have been waiting for just the right moment to re-imagine Stretch for a new audience and our friends at Netflix got it right away; they have been a tremendous partner,” said Stephen Davis, Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President, Hasbro Inc. “We have hit a superhero sweet spot, and with Netflix’s global reach, kids across the world will fall in love with its fun characters and action-packed storyline.”

Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters will feature the voices of leading Hollywood television and film talent including:

  • Jake Armstrong / Stretch – Scott Menville (Teen Titans Go!, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Nathan Park / Wingspan – Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead, Okja)
  • Ricardo Perez / Omni-Mass – Ogie Banks (Ultimate Spider-Man)
  • Rook – Wil Wheaton (Teen Titans Go!, Star Trek: The Next Generation)
  • Erika – Felicia Day (The Guild, Supernatural)
  • Kane – Keith David (Adventure Time, Rick and Morty)
  • Dr. C – Kate Mulgrew (Orange is the New Black, Star Trek: Voyager)
  • Mr. Savic – Walter Koenig (Star Trek, Babylon 5)

Originally introduced in 1976, Stretch Armstrong was the ultimate toy –well-muscled doll that could stretch from its original size of fifteen inches to four or five feet. Netflix and Hasbro will transport viewers into a new generation of Stretch Armstrong with 26 episodes available for Netflix members worldwide beginning late 2017. Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters is developed for television by Executive Producer and Supervising Director Victor Cook (Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated) and Executive Producer/Story Editors/Head Writers Chris “Doc” Wyatt (Ultimate Spider-Man, Napoleon Dynamite) and Kevin Burke (Ultimate Spider-Man, Avengers Assemble).

 

HASCON Draws Celebrities Including Stan Lee, Mark Wahlberg and Flo Rida To Inaguaral Con

HASCON was this past weekend and Hasbro sent over a batch of pictures that highlighted the different aspects of the show…cosplay, panels, meet and greets and performances. The gallery below shows a number of the celebrity guest engaged in meet and greets, performances and leaving an imprint of their hands in Play-Doh. Look for Stan Lee, Mark Wahlberg, Flo Rida, Maddie Ziegler and more.

 

HASCON Reveals Black Panther Kid’s Line and Canada Fan Expo Reveals Sasquatch Build-A-Fig

It’s been a busy week or so for the folks on Hasbro’s Marvel team as news of future releases have come out of last weekend’s Canada Fan Expo and this weekend’s HASCON.

It is only approrpriate that Canada Fan Expo had the priveledge of revealing the Deadpool wave build-a-figure, Sasquatch. As a member of Alpha Flight, he got to represent the home team at that show. This wave includes classic Deadpool, Cable, Domino, X-23, Deathlok and Paladin.

HASCON revealed some new product in support of Black Panther. From 12″ Titan figures, roleplay items and a new 6″ kid-skewing toy line, T’Challa and friends will be hitting the stores in a big way. Black Panther will also be represented with a wave of Marvel Legends.

Check out the newest images for both the Black Panther line and Sasquatch below.

HASCON Reveals New Combining Dinobots and Other New Transformers

It’s HASCON weekend and yesterday the Transformers brand team took to the stage and revealed a bunch of new Transformers as part of the POWER OF THE PRIMES line set to launch next year. We saw a few of these toys at SDCC, but HASCON had the big news with the reveal of G1 inspired Power of the Primes Dinobots…that combine. Check out all the newly announced Transformers below and find them in stores next year!

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES MICRONUS PRIME MASTER

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $5.99/Available Fall 2017)

The TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES MICRONUS PRIME MASTER figure is a 1.5-inch-scale figure that hides inside the included CLOUDBURST decoy armor (aka Pretender). The Prime Master robot can convert into spark mode and attach to a Power of the Primes Deluxe, Voyager, or Leader Class figure (Not included. each sold separately). The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use Prime Masters to wield the incredible powers of the legendary bots who shaped the universe: the Primes. The MICRONUS Prime Master gives other bots the ability to link and share powers. How will the AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use this power-link ability? Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed! Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES LEADER EVOLUTION OPTIMUS PRIME

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available Spring 2018)

AUTOBOTS unite around Hasbro’s TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES LEADER EVOLUTION OPTIMUS PRIME figure. This 9-inch-scale figure comes with a Matrix of Leadership accessory and converting Evolution Armor.  Change the trailer into the Evolution Armor to evolve this figure from ORION PAX OPTIMUS PRIME. With the Prime Masters (Not included. Each sold separately), imagine AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS can wield the incredible powers of the most legendary bots in the universe: the Primes. Prime Masters carry the spark of a Prime, allowing them to share a Prime’s godlike ability with other bots. Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed! Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES VOYAGER CLASS GRIMLOCK

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $29.99/Available Fall 2017)

The leader of the DINOBOTS returns with Hasbro’s new TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES VOYAGER CLASS GRIMLOCK figure. This is a 7-inch-scale figure that comes with 2 Prime Armor accessories. Insert a Prime Master figure (Not included. each sold separately) into one of the accessories, attach it to the figure, and imagine GRIMLOCK wields the power of a Prime. The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use Prime Masters to wield the godlike powers of the most legendary bots in the universe: the Primes. Prime Masters carry the spark of a Prime, allowing them to share a Prime’s godlike ability with other bots. How will the mighty DINOBOT leader GRIMLOCK wield this epic power? Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed!  Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SLUDGE

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $16.99/Available Fall 2017)

The TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SLUDGE is a 5.5-inch-scale figure that comes with a Prime Armor accessory. Insert a Prime Master figure (Not included. each sold separately) into the accessory, attach it to the figure’s chest, and imagine DINOBOT SLUDGE wields the power of a Prime. The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use Prime Masters to wield the incredible powers of the most legendary bots in the universe: the Primes. Prime Masters carry the spark of a Prime, allowing them to share a Prime’s godlike ability with other bots. How will the mighty DINOBOT warrior wield this epic power? Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed! Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SNARL

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $16.99/Available Fall 2017)

There’s no need to snarl at the new TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SNARL figure. This is a 5.5-inch-scale figure that comes with a Prime Armor accessory. Insert a Prime Master figure (Not included. Each sold separately) into the accessory, attach it to the figure’s chest, and imagine DINOBOT SNARL wields the power of a Prime. The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use Prime Masters to wield the incredible powers of the most legendary bots in the universe: the Primes. Prime Masters carry the spark of a Prime, allowing them to share a Prime’s godlike ability with other bots. How will the surly DINOBOT SNARL wield this epic power? Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed! Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

 

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SWOOP

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $16.99/Available Fall 2017)

Fans can soar through the air with Hasbro’s new TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SWOOP figure. This is a 5.5-inch-scale figure that comes with a Prime Armor accessory. Insert a Prime Master figure (Not included. each sold separately) into the accessory, attach it to the figure’s chest, and imagine DINOBOT SWOOP wields the power of a Prime. The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use Prime Masters to wield the incredible powers of the most legendary bots in the universe: the Primes. Prime Masters carry the spark of a Prime, allowing them to share a Prime’s godlike ability with other bots. How will the fearsome bombardier DINOBOT SWOOP wield this epic power? Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed! Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SLUG

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $16.99/Available Fall 2017)

Watch out for the horns on this TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES DELUXE CLASS DINOBOT SLUG figure. This is a 5.5-inch-scale figure that comes with a Prime Armor accessory. Insert a Prime Master figure (Not included. each sold separately) into the accessory, attach it to the figure’s chest, and imagine DINOBOT SLUG wields the power of a Prime.  The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use Prime Masters to wield the incredible powers of the most legendary bots in the universe: the Primes. Prime Masters carry the spark of a Prime, allowing them to share a Prime’s godlike ability with other bots. How will the fire-breathing warrior DINOBOT SLUG wield this epic power? Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed! Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES LEGENDS CLASS DINOBOT SLASH

(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $9.99/Available Fall 2017)

The fearsome SLASH is back with the TRANSFORMERS: GENERATIONS POWER OF THE PRIMES LEGENDS CLASS DINOBOT SLASH figure. This is a 3.75-inch-scale figure. When this LEGENDS CLASS DINOBOT SLASH figure is in raptor mode, Prime Master (Not included. Each sold separately) figures can ride on the figure’s back. The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS use Prime Masters to wield the incredible powers of the legendary bots who shaped the universe: the Primes. Prime Masters carry the spark of a Prime, allowing them to share a Prime’s godlike ability with other bots. How will the elite DINOBOT tracker wield this epic power? Anything is possible and everything is at stake when the Power of the Primes is unleashed! Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

IDW Heads to HASCON

IDW is joining longtime partner HASBRO for their debut convention in Providence, Rhode Island – HASCON! Featuring unique brand-based experiences, celebrity appearances, and premiere paneling, HASCON is set to be a fun-filled convention for the whole family. Taking over both the Rhode Island Convention Center and the Dunkin’ Donuts Center from September 8th – September 10th, fans will be treated to a convention unlike any other!

Find the IDW booth stocked with comics, graphic novels, enamel pins, lithographs, and more, all weekend long at booth L104! Those that weren’t able to secure one of the highly-sought after Tom Whalen prints at SDCC will have another chance at HASCON, as ROMG.I. JoeOptimus Prime, and Megatron will all be available as a gift with purchase at the IDW booth. Be sure to get yours while supplies last.
 
IDW will also be offering several HASCON exclusives, at $10 each, that can ONLY be found at the IDW booth, including:

  • First Strike #1, A Hasbro Comic Book Event, with a new cover by Sara Pitre-Durocher
  • G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #1 reprint, with a B&W cover by Neal Adams
  • My Little Pony: The Movie Prequel TP with a special cover by Tony Fleecs 

IDW will also be bringing remaining 2017 convention variants for ClueJem and the HologramsMy Little PonyROM, and Transformers vs. G.I. Joe, to HASCON for their original price.
 
Talent from across the IDW line will be on hand to sign throughout the weekend including Marcelo Matere (Transformers), Brenda Hickey (My Little Pony), Aubrey Sitterson (G.I. Joe), Chris Ryall (ROM), Chris Mowry (Transformers), and more!
 
Throughout the weekend creators will be revealing behind-the-scenes secrets and tips about what it takes to bring some of the most beloved brands to life on the page in exciting and enlightening panels:
 
IDW Transformers Panel
Friday, September 8th | 12:30p.m. | HASCON Main Stage
Have you ever wanted to know how a comic book comes to life? Hear from the artists and writers that create the Transformers comics. Learn how story ideas are developed and brought to life by the amazing team of writers and artists at IDW.
 
From Unicron to Megatron – Explore the Villains of Transformers
Friday, September 8th | 2:30p.m. | HASCON Main Stage
It feels good to be bad. Dive into the history of some of the most evil bots in the Transformers universe. Hosted by the Transformers brand team.
 
G.I. Joe Legends Dinner
Friday, September 8th | 6:30p.m. | Providence Renaissance Hotel
Join co-emcees and G.I. Joe authors Derryl DePriest and Dan Klingensmith for an intimate and entertaining evening event featuring one of the greatest gatherings of G.I. Joe Legends ever assembled! As we celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the launch of the G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero line, enjoy a sit-down dinner, meet and mingle with Legends and listen to them discuss their experiences on G.I. Joe. All attendees will receive an event-exclusive G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero Lithograph Set featuring paintings from the 1980’s line. 
 
Tickets available here: https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=236825
 
My Little Pony Mane Event Dinner
Friday, September 8th | 6:30p.m. | Omni Hotel
Enter the world of Equestria for an unforgettable evening of entertainment! Join us for special guest appearances, a sit-down dinner and a first look at select 2018 My Little Pony toys. Head Storyteller, Meghan McCarthy will introduce a sneak preview of scenes from the upcoming My Little Pony: The Movie! Plus, enter a raffle for a chance to win My Little Pony merchandise. Each VIP attendee will receive a Super Fan My Little Pony gift bag including pre-signed autographs from multiple members of the Mane 6, Special Comic reprints for HASCON, a VIP event exclusive pin set and more.
 
Tickets available here: https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=236825
 
IDW Revolution Panel
Saturday, September 9th | 11:00 a.m. | Discovery Family Stage
IDW and Hasbro have been making great comics together for over a decade now! How’d it all get started? Where’s it going next? IDW CCO Chris Ryall and guests to be named will share stories of comics past and Visions of comics future!
 
IDW Transformers Panel
Saturday, September 9th | 1:00p.m. | HASCON Main Stage
Have you ever wanted to know how a comic book comes to life? Hear from the artists and writers that create the Transformers comics. Learn how story ideas are developed and brought to life by the amazing team of writers and artists at IDW.
 
IDW MLP Panel: Comics are Magic
Sunday, September 10th | 12:00p.m. | Discovery Family Stage
IDW has been publishing My Little Pony comics since 2012, and recently passed the major milestone of Issue #50. Come meet some of the creative team behind these beloved comics, and learn first-hand what goes into creating original stories about your favorite Pony friends. Bobby CurnowMy Little Pony series editor at IDW, and lead artist Andy Price, have been working on the comics since the very first issue. And Brenda Hickey, who is currently drawing the new My Little Pony: Legends of Magic series, joined the team not long after in 2013. Join us for behind the scenes stories of how My Little Pony comics come to life!
 
Tickets and information for the convention are available at: https://hascon.hasbro.com/

Complete HASCON Programming Schedule Released

With just a few days until HASCON – the first-ever FANmily™ event from Hasbro, Inc (NASDAQ: HAS) created for fans to enjoy their favorite stories and characters they love in a whole new way – the company is excited to share with fans the full programming schedule for all of Hasbro’s major brands and talent in attendance

Attendees will get the chance to celebrate their iconic brands with an abundance of entertainment programming. These include behind-the-scenes panels with their brands, larger-than-life games to play, meet-and-greets with HASCON’s talented guests and unforgettable brand experiences. Fans of Hasbro’s iconic franchises, including TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE, NERF, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS and premier partner brands such as MARVEL, STAR WARS and DISNEY PRINCESS will have many ways to experience the joy and power of play during the three-day event.

Fans will have a chance to meet and snap a pic with Zach King, the online filmmaker whose magical and inventive videos have entertained millions of fans across the globe. Joining Zach on stage will also be Internet Personality Action Movie Kid, Actor/Filmmaker and Impressionist Jamie Costa and Internet Make-Up Sensation Charisma Star. 

HASCON activity highlights include:

  • Newly added talent including New England Patriot player Danny Amendola and online filmmaker Zach King
  • Over 45 individual panels that highlight the breadth of Hasbro’s popular brands, from comic books and toys to television, film and games – with select panels featuring notable guests such as Mark Wahlberg, Stan Lee, Isabela Moner, Candace Payne and James Gunn among others
  • VIP and add-on events for attendees interested in a more intimate and engaging fan experience with TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, and top talent such as Mark Wahlberg, and Dude Perfect. 
  • Musical performances from award-winning musicians, including Flo Rida, Daya, and Hasbro’s own Toys 2 Men
  • Check out the latest VR, game tech and sneak peeks of digital games for some of Hasbro’s biggest brands, including TRANSFORMERS, MONOPOLY and MY LITTLE PONY at the HASCON HASCADE
  • Over 20 individual meet and greet / autograph sessions with HASCON talent, including Daya, Dude Perfect, the voices of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, Flo Rida, James Gunn, Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Maddie Ziegler David Ortiz, James White and more
  • The IDW Publishing Artist Alley that features appearance from industry-recognized comic illustrators, artists and designers.
  • Opportunities for youth fans (Ages 3-15) to audition for the opportunity to be in a real Hasbro video.
  • Activities for Hasbro’s youngest fans including PLAY-DOH creation stations, photo opps with costume characters and an interactive sing-along with Sesame Street’s beloved Muppets Elmo and Abby Cadabby.
  • Access to merchandise for purchase (including exclusives) at HASCON’s on-site Hasbro FANmily™ Boutique from TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, MARVEL, STAR WARS and more.

HASCON will bring Hasbro’s most iconic and imaginative brands to life like never before, including TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, NERF, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY and G.I. JOE and exceptional partner brands such as BEYBLADE BURST, DREAMWORKS TROLLS and SESAME STREET. Fans will get a sneak peek behind the Hasbro curtain during the three days filled with exciting first-look previews and panels from Hasbro’s biggest television and movie series, including Hasbro’s TRANSFORMERS: RESCUE BOTS, LITTLEST PET SHOP and MY LITTLE PONY: FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC as seen on Hasbro’s joint-venture television network Discovery Family.

 

To view the full list of HASCON panels, guests and an overall schedule, visithttps://hascon.hasbro.com/schedule

 

HASCON is set in Providence at the Rhode Island Convention Center and Dunkin’ Donuts Center from Sept. 8-10, 2017. To purchase General Admission and VIP tickets, view complete package details and stay up to date on all the latest information on HASCON 2017, please visit http://hascon.hasbro.com


The inaugural HASCON FANmily™ event is presented in part by IDW Publishing, Ultra PRO, Discovery Family and Norwegian Airlines. 

Force Friday II – Hasbro’s ‘The Last Jedi’ Line-up

Prepare for an all-new captivating journey when STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI races into theaters in December 2017! Hold on tight as the STAR WARS™ saga takes its next galactic turn with REY, FINN, POE DAMERON, and LUKE SKYWALKER at the helm. Fans will be able to reimagine their favorite movie moments with HASBRO’s latest line of action figures, vehicles, and role play toys featuring much-loved veterans from the classic films and STAR WARS REBELS, as well as new characters from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. New STAR WARS products for Fall 2017 include:

FORCE LINK ACTION FIGURES

STAR WARS FORCE LINK STARTER SET
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $24.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Feel the Force with the FORCE LINK STARTER SET that includes new FORCE LINK wearable technology, allowing fans to activate awesome features in more than 30 compatible STAR WARS toys! The FORCE LINK technology unlocks an extensive collection of sounds, phrases, and lights with compatible figures, accessories, vehicles, and playsets. Unleash the power of the Force with exclusive 3.75-inch KYLO REN galaxy figure only available in the STARTER SET, and bring him to life with distinct phrases and sounds from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI! Includes FORCE LINK wearable technology and exclusive figure. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS 3.75-INCH FIGURE Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $7.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Worlds collide as the Resistance and the First Order go head to head in the latest STAR WARS battle! Each 3.75-inch figure features five points of articulation and comes with unique battle accessories. Characters include heroes and villains from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI such as REY (Jedi Training), FINN (Resistance Fighter), LUKE SKYWALKER (Jedi Master), RESISTANCE TECH ROSE, CHEWBACCA, C-3PO, KYLO REN, POE DAMERON (Resistance Pilot), and more. Activate an array of lights, sounds, and figure phrases specific to each character with FORCE LINK gear! Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS 3.75-INCH DELUXE FIGURE 2-PACK Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $14.99/Available: Fall 2017)
In the battle between good and evil, it’s time to pick a side! Enter the world of STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI or recreate the events from other classic STAR WARS films. Choose between REY and ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD or HAN SOLO and BOBA FETT. Each 3.75-INCH DELUXE FIGURE 2-PACK comes with 2 figures and multiple accessories, including a FORCE LINK enabled deluxe accessory. Each pack sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

FORCE LINK VEHICLES

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI CLASS A Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine being at the forefront of all the action in some of the most iconic STAR WARS battles! Choose between the deadly RATHTAR and BALA-TIK figures, or IMPERIAL PROBE DROID and DARTH VADER figure in 3.75-inch scale! All figures in the set are FORCE LINK enabled, with
phrases and sounds activated by the wearable technology. Both creature and droid are equipped with true-to- story design and action features to recreate thrilling moments from the STAR WARS universe. Includes 1 creature or droid and 1 figure. Each vehicle sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI CLASS B VEHICLE Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $29.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Race into battle with the finest starships from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI and explore a galaxy far, far away! Embark on an exciting journey with the CANTO BIGHT POLICE SPEEDER and CANTO BIGHT POLICE figure, or RESISTANCE A-WING FIGHTER and RESISTANCE PILOT TALLIE
figure in 3.75-inch scale. All vehicles and figures are FORCE LINK enabled, with phrases and sounds activated by the wearable technology. Includes 1 vehicle and 1 figure. Each vehicle sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI RESISTANCE SKI SPEEDER Vehicle
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $39.99/Available: Fall 2017)
His high-speed RESISTANCE SKI SPEEDER gives him the upper hand when he needs to outrun and outmaneuver the First Order. Imagine soaring through the galaxy as the Resistance’s leading pilot, POE DAMERON! Inspired by STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI, this 3.75-inch scale vehicle
features blast-off wings with firing projectiles as part of its detailed and intricate design with a motion-tilt mechanism. Figure and vehicle are FORCE LINK enabled, with phrases and sounds activated by the wearable technology Includes 1 vehicle and 1 figure. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI 3.75-INCH TIE SILENCER Vehicle
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Track down Resistance pilots with KYLO REN’S dangerously fast TIE SILENCER! Like his father HAN SOLO, KYLO REN navigates the STAR WARS galaxy with precision and ease, but he uses his high-speed vehicle to fight for the dark side in STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. The movie-accurate design of this 3.75-inch scale vehicle even features a pop-out torpedo launcher! The vehicle and figure are FORCE LINK enabled; watch the lights illuminate in the rear of the vehicle as well as phrases and sounds activated by the wearable technology. Includes 1 vehicle and 1 figure. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

FORCE LINK PLAYSET

STAR WARS FORCE LINK BB-8 2-IN- 1 MEGA PLAYSET (with FORCE LINK WEARABLE BAND)
Available in US, UK, Australia, China, and Singapore
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $199.99/Available: Fall 2017)
The power of the Force is in your hands with FORCE LINK! Activate incredible FORCE LINK sounds and phrases in the BB-8 2-IN- 1 MEGA PLAYSET. On the outside, this playset resembles the iconic astromech droid BB-8 from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. Open the BB-8 exterior to uncover a multi-level playset where the real fun begins! This playset features 3 FORCE LINK activation areas with sounds and phrases, as well as 6 play areas to recreate favorite scenes. Discover tons of awesome features such as hidden trap doors, a firing canon with sound effects, and more! The playset also includes 3.75-inch SUPREME LEADER SNOKE and ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD (with Single Blade) FORCE LINK-activated figures. Includes playset, FORCE LINK wearable technology, 2 figures, and accessory. Requires 3 1.5V AA Alkaline batteries, not included. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS FORCE LINK BB-8 2-IN- 1 MEGA PLAYSET
Available in Canada, France, and Spain
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $179.99/Available: Fall 2017)
The power of the Force is in your hands with FORCE LINK! Activate incredible FORCE LINK sounds and phrases in the BB-8 2-IN- 1 MEGA PLAYSET. On the outside, this playset resembles the iconic astromech droid BB-8 from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. Open the BB-8 exterior to uncover a multi-level playset where the real fun begins! This playset features 3 FORCE LINK activation areas with sounds and phrases, as well as 6 play areas to recreate favorite scenes.Discover tons of awesome features such as hidden trap doors, a firing canon with sound effects, and more! The playset also includes 3.75-inch SUPREME LEADER SNOKE and ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD (with Single Blade) FORCE LINK-activated figures. Includes playset, 2 figures, and accessory. FORCE LINK wearable technology sold separately. Requires 3 1.5V AA Alkaline batteries, not included. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

HERO SERIES FIGURES

STAR WARS 12-INCH FIGURE Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $9.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Embrace the next STAR WARS adventure in 12-inch scale! Characters include heroes and villains from the STAR WARS universe such as REY, POE DAMERON, FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER, KYLO REN, YODA, and more. Each 12-inch figure is crafted with five points of articulation and
features a unique accessory. Each figure sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS 12-INCH ELECTRONIC DUEL FIGURE Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Bring favorite STAR WARS movie moments to life with these 12-inch electronic figures! Squeeze each figure’s legs to activate authentic lights and battle sounds. Choose between the IMPERIAL DEATH TROOPER from ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY or the ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD from
STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. Each figure sold separately. Requires one 1.5V AA battery. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS 12-INCH INTERACTECH KYLO REN Figure
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $29.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Step over to the dark side with the 12-INCH INTERACTECH KYLO REN figure that responds to how you play! This dark warrior features more than 65 light and sound effects, bringing KYLO REN to life right in front of your eyes. Watch him in action in STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI with an over-the- top collection of battle sounds and unique phrases as he leads the fight against the Resistance. Unleash even more interactive fun by waving his light-up lightsaber or putting on his helmet to hear additional combat noises and sounds. With motion sensors that activate different effects, the INTERACTECH KYLO REN figure surprises each STAR WARS fan with a new, engaging experience. Includes figure and 2 accessories. Requires 2 1.5V AA Alkaline batteries, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

ROLE PLAY

STAR WARS BLADEBUILDERS ELECTRONIC LIGHTSABER Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Discover what it takes to become a Jedi Master or a Sith Lord! The BLADEBUILDERS ELECTRONIC LIGHTSABER features outstanding light and sound features for any battle that awaits. Choose from MACE WINDU, REY, DARTH VADER, or LUKE SKYWALKER. Compatible with BLADEBUILDERS
LIGHTSABER components, each sold separately. Requires 3 AAA batteries, not included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS BLADEBUILDERS EXTENDABLE LIGHTSABER Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $9.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Activate the power of the Force with these BLADEBUILDERS EXTENDABLE LIGHTSABERS! Watch the lightsaber extend into action with a flick of the wrist. Choose between REY from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI, KANAN JARRUS from STAR WARS REBELS, LUKE SKYWALKER from STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI, or DARTH VADER from STAR WARS: A NEW HOPE. Compatible with BLADEBUILDERS LIGHTSABER components, each sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS BLADEBUILDERS PATH OF THE FORCE LIGHTSABER
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Young Padawans can choose to follow the dark side or the light side with this premium lightsaber! Imagine fighting on the light side by attaching a Jedi connector piece and automatically activating blue light effects, or simply switch the connector piece to battle with a
red Sith blade. For more action, press the button on the connector piece to expand for ultimate customization! Compatible with BLADEBUILDERS LIGHTSABER components, each sold separately. Includes lightsaber and 2 premium connectors. Requires 3 1.5V AAA Alkaline
batteries, not included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI KYLO REN DELUXE LIGHTSABER
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $69.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Feel the power of the Dark Side with the STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI KYLO REN DELUXE LIGHTSABER! Battle the Resistance and defend from every angle with KYLO REN’S glowing red blade featuring authentic movie power-up sounds and pulsating light effects! Requires 3 1.5V
AA batteries, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI ROLE PLAY MASKS Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $9.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Suit up as a hero or villain with role play masks inspired by STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI! Choose from POE DAMERON, CAPTAIN PHASMA, FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER, or KYLO REN. Each mask sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER ELECTRONIC MASK
(Ages 5 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Pretend to battle as a FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER with this electronic mask that amplifies your voice with the push of a button! Imagine marching alongside the First Order with this iconic mask from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. Requires 3 1.5V AA batteries, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

NERF GLOWSTRIKE BLASTERS

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI NERF GLOWSTRIKE POE DAMERON Blaster
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $24.99/Available: Fall 2017)
The First Order is no match for the strong-willed Resistance forces with the NERF GLOWSTRIKE POE DAMERON Blaster! Featuring GLOWSTRIKE technology light effects and glow-in- the-dark darts, missions can continue from day into night. This front-load, single-shot blaster will send stormtroopers running! Includes 3 Elite GLOWSTRIKE darts. Requires 1 1.5V AA battery, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI NERF GLOWSTRIKE CAPTAIN PHASMA Blaster
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $44.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine commanding the troops of the First Order with the NERF GLOWSTRIKE CAPTAIN PHASMA Blaster! This 5-dart barrel fires 1 dart at a time and makes after-dark battles possible with GLOWSTRIKE technology light effects and glow-in- the-dark darts. Includes 5 Elite
GLOWSTRIKE darts. Requires 3 1.5V AAA alkaline batteries, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI NERF GLOWSTRIKE FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER DELUXE Blaster
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $69.99/Available: Fall 2017)
The Resistance doesn’t stand a chance against this NERF GLOWSTRIKE DELUXE Blaster! Fight like a FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER with laser blast sound effects and motorized blasting that fires 12 darts in a row. Storm into battle anytime, anywhere with GLOWSTRIKE technology light effects and glow-in- the-dark darts. Includes stock, barrel tip, clip attachment piece, eyepiece, 12-dart clip, and 12 Elite GLOWSTRIKE darts. Requires 4 1.5V AA batteries, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

INTEGRATED PLAY

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI ELECTRONIC PORG PLUSH
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $39.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine PORGS scurrying around their home of Ahch-To Island as they spy on Jedi Master LUKE SKYWALKER in hiding! Befriend this small and curious creature with the ELECTRONIC PORG PLUSH. Inspired by STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI, this plush creature interacts and entertains STAR WARS fans. It waves and flaps its arms as it moves and waddles. It also features authentic PORG sound effects such as tweeting, chirping, and more! Requires 3 1.5V AA Alkaline batteries, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

STAR WARS HYPERDRIVE BB-8
(Ages 5 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $99.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Roll into action with the HYPERDRIVE BB-8! This remote-controlled droid makes expressive droid sounds and lights up as kids lead him into adventure. Follow the brave and loyal droid as he rolls in any direction at accelerated speeds and moves his head front, back, and side-to- side. HYPERDRIVE BB-8 responds when you talk to him, includes a turbo speed function, and features movie-accurate lights! Includes remote control. Requires 6 1.5V AA and 2 1.5V AAA Alkaline batteries, not included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

Force Friday II – Hasbro’s Star Wars Retailer Exclusives

Force Friday II is here and the news is pouring in on all the new action figures and toys in support of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.  This post details many of Hasbro’s announced retailer exclusives, many of which became available today.  Keep reading for the list and check the toys out in the gallery below.

BARNES & NOBLE, GAMESTOP, DISNEY STORES

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH GUARDIANS OF EVIL FIGURE 4-PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $79.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Assemble an army of faceless guards from across the STAR WARS universe! Each 6-inch scale THE BLACK SERIES figure in this elite 4-pack features premium detail and multiple points of articulation. Characters include EMPEROR’S ROYAL GUARD, ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD (with
double blade), EMPEROR’S SHADOW GUARD, and SENATE GUARD. Includes four figures and four accessories. Available exclusively at Barnes & Noble, Game Stop, and Disney Stores.

AMAZON
Fight for the Dark Side with THE BLACK SERIES 6-inch ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD and FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER WITH GEAR figures, available only at Amazon!

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD FIGURE
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Collectors can defend the SUPREME LEADER SNOKE with this premium 6-inch scale figure from THE BLACK SERIES. Featuring authentic detail and incredible articulation, this loyal crimson-clad guard is carefully designed to look like the iconic protector from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI.
Includes heavy blade accessory. Available exclusively at Amazon.

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER WITH GEAR FIGURE
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2017)
The iconic trooper from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI comes to an impressive 6-inch scale! Equipped with sleek armor and weapons, this screen-accurate figure features premium deco and multiple points of articulation. Includes eight highly detailed accessories. Available exclusively at Amazon.

GAME STOP
Exclusive to Game Stop, fans can pledge their allegiance to the dark leader from the new STAR WARS trilogy with this highly detailed set from THE BLACK SERIES.

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH SUPREME LEADER SNOKE FIGURE & THRONE
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Sitting atop an evil regime as SUPREME LEADER SNOKE of the First Order, this 6-inch scale THE BLACK SERIES figure boasts premium quality and impressive articulation. Comes with movie-inspired throne and accessory. Available exclusively at Game Stop.

KOHL’S
Bring favorite STAR WARS adventures to life with FORCE LINK-activated figures and the NERF CHEWBACCA BOWCASTER, available exclusively at Kohl’s!

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI FORCE LINK 3.75-INCH FIGURE 4-PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Enter the world of STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI with this movie-inspired 4-pack! Comes with 3.75-inch scale REY (Jedi Training), FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER OFFICER, LUKE SKYWALKER (Jedi Master), and RESISTANCE TECH ROSE figures. Activate an array of lights, sounds, and figure phrases specific to each character with FORCE LINK wearable technology (sold separately)! Includes four figures and six accessories. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available exclusively at Kohl’s.

STAR WARS NERF CHEWBACCA BOWCASTER Blaster
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Battle for the Resistance as Wookiee hero CHEWBACCA with this dart-firing BOWCASTER! Features real crossbow action and movie-inspired design with additional dart storage for fast reloading. Includes stock, removable scope, dart holder, and 15 NERF darts. Available exclusively
at Kohl’s.

TARGET
Bring the galaxy to life in different scales with THE BLACK SERIES and FORCE LINK-activated figures, as well as an exclusive NERF blaster available only at Target!

STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI FORCE LINK 3.75-INCH FIGURE 3-PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $24.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine adventures like the ones from STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI with this screen-inspired 3-pack featuring LUKE SKYWALKER, EMPEROR PALPATINE, and EMPEROR’S ROYAL GUARD. Activate an array of lights, sounds, and figure phrases specific to each character with
FORCE LINK wearable technology (sold separately)! Includes three 3.75-inch scale figures and three accessories. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available exclusively at Target.

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER EXECUTIONER FIGURE
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Dispense final justice to those who feign loyalty to the First Order with this premium figure from THE BLACK SERIES! Imagine recreating scenes like the ones from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI in 6-inch scale with exceptional detail and articulation. Includes character-inspired axe accessory. Available exclusively at Target.

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH LUKE SKYWALKER (Jedi Master) on Ahch-To Island
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2017)
This 6-inch scale figure is carefully detailed to look like the Jedi Master from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI featuring impressive detail, multiple points of articulation, and premium fabric costuming. Comes with an Ahch-To Island base inspired by one of the locations in the film,
allowing collectors to easily recreate their favorite STAR WARS moments. Includes figure, stand, and two accessories. Available exclusively at Target.

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI 12-INCH FIGURE 6-PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine thrilling adventures like the ones in STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI with fan favorite heroes and villains such as REY (Jedi Training), CAPTAIN POE DAMERON, BB-8, KYLO REN, FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER SQUAD LEADER, and FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER EXECUTIONER in 12-inch scale. Each figure features multiple points of articulation, movie-inspired design, and includes a character-specific accessory. Includes six figures and five accessories. Available exclusively at Target.

STAR WARS 3.75-INCH ERA OF THE FORCE FIGURE 8-PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Recreate favorite STAR WARS scenes with the ERA OF THE FORCE pack! Highlighting eight characters from the episodic films that are strong with the Force, this pack includes DARTH MAUL, MACE WINDU, OBI-WAN KENOBI, DARTH VADER, YODA, LUKE SKYWALKER, KYLO REN, and REY (Resistance Outfit). Each 3.75-inch scale figure comes with a lightsaber accessory and stand for display. Includes eight figures and 17 accessories. Available exclusively at Target.

STAR WARS NERF FIRST ORDER HEAVY GUNNER DELUXE Blaster
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $99.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Lock and load this new motorized NERF blaster as you take aim at the Resistance! The FIRST ORDER HEAVY GUNNER DELUXE blaster features GLOWSTRIKE technology, light effects, and laser blast sounds that add to the STAR WARS action. Simply load the 12-dart clip, hold down the acceleration button, and pull the trigger to unleash 12 glow-in- the-dark darts in a row! Includes blaster, removable tripod, stock, barrel tip, clip attachment piece, eyepiece, clip, two 12-dart clips, and 24 elite NERF GLOWSTRIKE darts. Requires 4 AA Alkaline batteries, included. Available exclusively at Target.

TOYS “R” US
Kids and fans alike can feel the Force at Toys “R” Us with an exclusive KYLO REN lightsaber set, premium THE BLACK SERIES figures, or FORCE LINK-activated figures and vehicles!

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH REY on Crait
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine training in the art of the Jedi with this elite set from THE BLACK SERIES! The 6-inch scale REY (Jedi Training) figure is carefully detailed to look like the young hero from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI with impressive detail, multiple points of articulation, and premium fabric costuming. Comes with a Crait stand inspired by one of the locations in the film, allowing collectors to easily recreate their favorite STAR WARS moments. Includes figure, stand, and four accessories.
Available exclusively at Toys “R” Us.

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH ADMIRAL ACKBAR & FIRST ORDER OFFICER FIGURE 2-PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $39.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Choose a side in the Galactic Civil War! Fight for the Resistance as ADMIRAL ACKBAR or defend the Dark Side with FIRST ORDER OFFICER. Each 6-inch scale THE BLACK SERIES figure features extensive articulation and movie-accurate detail. Includes two figures and two accessories. Available exclusively at Toys “R” Us.

STAR WARS FORCE LINK STARTER SET & FIGURES
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Feel the power of the Force with the FORCE LINK STARTER SET! Using new FORCE LINK wearable technology, kids can activate motion-controlled lights, sounds, and phrases in more than 40 compatible STAR WARS toys (each sold separately). Comes with 3.75-inch scale ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD (with whip-staff) and FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER  EXECUTIONER figures from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. Includes FORCE LINK wearable technology and two exclusive figures. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available exclusively at Toys “R” Us.

STAR WARS FORCE LINK 3.75-INCH BOOSTED X-WING & FIGURE
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine racing into battle as Resistance Pilot POE DAMERON! Launch projectiles from the 3.75- inch scale BOOSTED X-WING and activate an array of lights, sounds, and figure phrases with FORCE LINK wearable technology
(sold separately)! Includes one vehicle, one figure, one accessory, and one projectile. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available exclusively at Toys “R” Us.

STAR WARS BLADEBUILDERS KYLO REN ELECTRONIC LIGHTSABER Set
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Destroy the legacy of the Jedi with the BLADEBUILDERS KYLO REN ELECTRONIC LIGHTSABER Set! Imagine slashing into a fiery battle as dark warrior KYLO REN in STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI with this electronic lightsaber that features movie-real light and sound effects. Customize the lightsaber with 3 lightdaggers and 4 different connector pieces to create a unique experience in every battle! Requires 2 1.5V AAA Alkaline batteries, not included. Available exclusively at Toys
“R” Us.

WALGREENS
Walgreens is the exclusive destination for THE BLACK SERIES collectors to bring home the legendary Jedi Master in 6-
inch scale!

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH OBI-WAN KENOBI (Force Ghost) FIGURE
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Even after his untimely demise, OBI-WAN KENOBI remains a mentor to those strong with the Force. This 6-inch scale THE BLACK SERIES figure features articulated movement and is based on the Force Ghost as seen in the films. Available exclusively at Walgreens.

WALMART
STAR WARS fans can collect some of their favorite characters from a galaxy far, far away with THE BLACK SERIES 3.75-
inch figure & more, available only at Walmart!

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 3.75-INCH FIGURE Assortment
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $12.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Collect favorite characters from the STAR WARS universe in premium 3.75-inch scale! Characters include ELITE PRAETORIAN GUARD (with single blade), RESISTANCE TECH ROSE, LUKE SKYWALKER (Jedi Master), FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER EXECUTIONER, and more. Each figure sold separately. Available exclusively at Walmart.

STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH KYLO REN in Throne Room
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine commanding First Order missions from the Throne Room with THE BLACK SERIES KYLO REN figure! This 6-inch scale figure is carefully detailed to look like the dark warrior from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI featuring impressive detail, multiple points of articulation, and premium fabric costuming. Comes with a Throne Room base inspired by one of the locations in the film, allowing collectors to easily recreate their favorite STAR WARS moments. Includes figure, stand, and four accessories. Available exclusively at Walmart.

STAR WARS FORCE LINK FIRST ORDER SPECIAL FORCE TIE FIGHTER & FIGURE
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $39.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine patrolling the galaxy as a FIRST ORDER SPECIAL FORCE TIE FIGHTER PILOT! Launch projectiles from the 3.75-inch scale starship and activate an array of lights, sounds, and figure phrases with FORCE LINK wearable technology (sold separately)! Includes one vehicle, one figure, one accessory, and two projectiles. Compatible with all products in the FORCE LINK line, each sold separately. Available exclusively at Walmart.

STAR WARS BLADEBUILDERS DUEL BATTLER PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Join the Jedi Order as the protector of peace and justice in the Galactic Republic with the BLADEBUILDERS DUEL BATTLER PACK! This pack includes 2 lightsabers, a non-electronic lightdagger, and a connector, allowing fans to customize their extendable lightsabers in different ways and recreate iconic lightsaber duels from STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. Available exclusively at Walmart.

COSTCO
Young Padawans can choose to follow the Dark Side or the Light Side with this epic lightsaber exclusive to Costco!

STAR WARS BLADEBUILDERS PATH OF THE FORCE MEGA PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Suggested Retail Price: $29.99/Available: Fall 2017)
Imagine battling alongside the Jedi or the Sith with the BLADEBUILDERS PATH OF FORCE MEGA PACK! Wield the powerful lightsaber of the Knights with the Jedi connector, or fight for the Dark Side with the Sith connector. Easily switch between connectors to fight with a blue Jedi blade or a red Sith blade. Amplify the battle by pressing the button on the connector piece to expand the hilt for even more BLADEBUILDERS customization. Includes lightsaber, two lightdaggers, and five connectors. Requires 3 1.5V AAA Alkaline batteries, not included. Available exclusively at Costco.

Transformers’ Mark Wahlberg Added to HASCON Guest List

HASCON, Hasbro’s official convention, is creeping up and they’ve announced their latest guest – Mark Wahlberg.

The star of the past two Transformers movies, Wahlberg will be attending the event on Saturday, 9/9 and will be participating in two panels. See below for more details – the 3pm panel will be open to all general admission ticket-holders, and the 6:30pm panel will be a VIP add-on experience. Guests can purchase tickets and plan their weekend by visiting the HASCON website: hascon.hasbro.com.

Details of the panels are below.

3:00pm TRANSFORMERS “THE LAST KNIGHT” in

the Making

Discuss the making of Transformers: “The Last Knight” with producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Mark Wahlberg, and special guests.
6:30pm – 10:30pm TRANSFORMERS: Special Dinner Event

*VIP or Add-On Ticket Purchase Required

*Location: The Dunkin’ Donuts Center Overlook Lounge

Celebrate 10 years of Transformers film magic at this special VIP event!  Join celebrities and producers, including Mark Wahlberg, Brian Goldner and Stephen Davis, from Transformers: The Last Knight as we look back at the magic moments from the franchise’s cinematic legacy.  Peter Cullen and Frank Welker will give a special introduction to the first ever HASCON Transformers Hall of Fame ceremony, with a special appearance from past inductee Yoke-san, famed toy designer from TakaraTomy, along with a special guest.  The Transformers design and brand teams will offer a sneak preview of select 2018 toys and this special evening will be capped off by an exclusive live performance from Stan Bush.  Dinner will be served.  Plus, participate in a raffle for special prizes including signed posters from Mark Wahlberg, Transformers merchandise, and more. Each VIP attendee will receive a special Transformers Super Fan gift bag including a pre-signed autograph from Peter and Frank, Special Comic reprints for HASCON, and a VIP HASCON-exclusive pin set.

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