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Get ready to watch the Toy Wars

Toy Wars: The Epic Struggle Between G.I. Joe, Barbie, and the Companies that Make Them, a book detailing the rivalry between Hasbro and Mattel, is being adapted to an Amazon original series starring Josh Gad. Via Deadline: Journalist and novelist … Continue reading

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Free Gundam movies

In the year 0079 of the Universal Century, the war between the Earth Federation and the Principality of Zeon has reached a stalemate. However, when Zeon learns about the Federation’s new mobile suits being developed at the Side 7 space … Continue reading

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IDW leads the way to Hasbro's shared universe

IDW Publishing has announced that their upcoming Revolution five-parter will bring the worlds of GI Joe, Transformers, Micronauts, Rom and Action Man into one cohesive whole. While the storyline will change the status quo for the titles, it's not a … Continue reading

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Disney Infinity is dead, and toys killed it

If you've ever eyed the figures for the toys-to-life game Disney Infinity but were turned off by the price, you may want to start looking at you local store's game section again, because the game has been cancelled. An article … Continue reading

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GI Joe no more

Well that was a hyperbolic headline, wasn't it? The actual story is merely that, as suspected, the end of Fun Publications being in charge of the GI Joe Collectors' Club appears to mean the end of the Club as a … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: What (was) UNIT:E?

Remember when we told you about UNIT:E, the mystery project that Hasbro was working on? Well, we finally know more about it, but don't get your hopes up. And now, some more OAFEry:IDW reveals their M.A.S.K. redesigns Transformers: Combiner Wars … Continue reading

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Lego Dimensions gets a little underhanded

You're familiar with the new Lego Dimensions game, yes? The one with all the cool properties, that works like Skylanders or Amiibos or Disney Infinity? Of course you are! You're probably drooling over the thought of Doctor Who and Portal … Continue reading

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GI Joe "creator" seeks to regain control of the brand

According to The Hollywood Reporter, a man is claiming to have created GI Joe, and is trying to regain ownership from Hasbro. There isn't much to worry about, honestly. 82-year-old Stanley Weston "created the original idea of manufacturing and selling … Continue reading

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Mythic Legions preorder

A lot of toy fans were upset that they missed out on the Four Horsemen's Gothitropolis ravens. So this time, we're making sure that you know you have a chance to get the Mythic Legions starting this Friday. This Friday … Continue reading

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Take Your Action Figure to Work Day

Yes, apparently Take Your Action Figure to Work Day is a real thing, and it's happening this Friday, March 6. The idea is simple. All you have to do is: own an action figure have a job on Friday, take … Continue reading

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