TOY RUN Episode 77 – News from HASCON

On this week’s episode of Toy Run, Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss Hasbro’s own Hascon convention, go through the list of Star Wars action figure announcements and discuss the 400 million dollar Toys’R’Us debt. In addition the hosts will share their Toy Run experience from the past week and give a detailed overview of all the Star Wars action figure news from the past week. Listen now and subscribe! We want to hear from you! If you have questions for the hosts, suggestions on which guest to have next, a figure fact you’d like to share or opinions on what segments you did or didn’t like, let us know! You can contact us on our social media pages or email the hosts Criz Bee [...]

By |2017-09-19T07:17:25-07:00September 15th, 2017|Categories: Toy Run|Tags: |

HASCON Figure Reveals

During Hasbro's Star Wars: 40 Years of Play panel today at the first annual HASCON convention, a number of reveals and confirmations took place.  During the panel hosted by Hasbro's Brand Team members including Steve Evans and Kenner legend Mark Bourdeaux, the next wave of The Last Jedi 3 3/4" figures were confirmed. A big thanks to TOY RUN listener Scott Steiner for all the great images seen here from HASCON! Obi-Wan Kenobi (A New Hope) Yoda (Attack of the Clones) DJ (Canto Bight) General Leia Organa Luke Skywalker (Jedi Exile) R2-D2 (Attack of the Clones) Rey (Island Journey) The names of these figures surfaced last week as pre-orders went up with a December release date. The only figure missing from the list that was not shown [...]

By |2017-09-09T00:59:58-07:00September 8th, 2017|Categories: The Black Series, The Last Jedi|Tags: |

Your Star Wars at HASCON Guide

As we patiently wait for this week's annual San Diego Comic-Con Hasbro Panel, which typically provides an early look at what we can expect to see on shelves in the fall, we wanted to share with you our guide to all things Star Wars for the next convention upcoming in September; Hasbro's very own HASCON. We have been provided the following information from Hasbro about their first-ever convention. HASCON – Brand Experiences The Premier Hasbro FANmily™ Event Providence, Rhode Island | September 8-10, 2017 STAR WARS The force is with us! Come celebrate 40 years of Star War memories, and make some new ones with activities including: Photo ops with the Emperor’s Throne, Yoda, and Stormtrooper statues Pose like a real action figure and get [...]

By |2017-07-16T10:52:44-07:00July 16th, 2017|Categories: Forces of Destiny, The Black Series|Tags: |