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Hasbro Acquires Saban Brands’ Power Rangers

Hasbro has announced that they have recently acquired the Saban’s Power Rangers and other various brands for $522 million.  Earlier this year, it was announced that Hasbro was to acquire the Power Rangers toy license in 2019, however under this new deal the company will have full rights to the franchise.  Whether this means they will be also acquiring the airing rights to the show is currently under wraps, although with this deal it is clear that the Power Rangers brand will be heading into a new era. Hasbro provided a press release on their official website.   LOSRead More


Machinima’s Transformers Power of the Primes Animated Series Trailer Streamed

Machinima has updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the Transformers Power of the Primes animated series. The latest trailer features the setting as well as taking a look at the various characters that will be featured in the series. Transformers Power of the Primes will premiere on go90 on May 1.  


Machinima’s Transformers Power of the Primes Animated Series Premiere Date Announced

Recently the official Transformers facebook page has updated with the announcement that Transformers Power of the Primes animated series will premiere on May 1. For those who are unaware, Transformers Power of the Primes is the third and final chapter of Machinima’s Prime Wars Trilogy. Currently it is unknown where the show will air exactly, however it is very possible it will premiere on the Go90 network looking at the official promotional image below. https://transformersprimewars.tumblr.com/post/170990297208/dont-miss-the-final-chapter-transformers-power  


F. Gary Gray to Direct Live Action M.A.S.K. Film

Deadline has reported that Paramount has recently made a deal with F. Gary Gray to direct the live-action film adaptation of the M.A.S.K. franchise. For those who are unaware, M.A.S.K. is a 80s property that was created by Kenner.  M.A.S.K stands for Mobile Armored Strike Kommand, and features a team of heroes in control of Matt Trakker as they fight against the evil organization named Venom.  As the team swiftly are looking for writers for the project, the film is stated to be  “…a contemporary subculture movie with a youth empowerment angle.” No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned forRead More


Marvel Legends Fantastic Four’s The Thing & Silver Surfer Revealed

Hasbro has updated their official Hasbro Pulse instagram page with the reveals of the Marvel Legends releases of Marvel’s Thing and the Silver Surfer. Both figures will include a variety of accessories and will be released as Wallgreens exclusives. With these releases fans will finally be able to obtain modern Marvel Legends releases of the main members of the Fantastic Four. Hopefully Hasbro will announce a new version of Doctor Doom and some variants of the Skrull in the near future. Complete your #FantasticFour family with Marvel's Thing and expand your cosmic collection with the #SilverSurfer. These #MarvelLegends Series 6-Inch figures willRead More


Solo: A Star Wars Story Products Revealed

The official Star Wars website has unveiled several new products that will be released based on the upcoming Solo: A Star Wars Story film.  The products range from the various offerings by Hasbro along with some of Funko’s products and more.  Solo: A Star Wars Story will premiere in theaters on May 25. The products include: Disney Store  Solo: A Star Wars Story Figure Play Set Set off at lightspeed for a galaxy of adventure with this detailed and sculpted six-piece figure play set featuring characters from Solo: A Star Wars Story. Set includes: Han Solo, Chewbacca, Qi’ra,Read More


Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy Premiere Date Announced

Recently it has been revealed that the next series based on the Transformers: Rescue Bots franchise will be airing on Discovery Family. The next series titled, “Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy,” will premiere on the network this Fall. The series was initially stated to premiere in 2019, so it is interesting to see the series will air earlier than expected. Cynopsis Media states: Season 8 of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic premieres Saturday, March 24 at 11:30a, with two back-to-back episodes. “We’re excited because this season picks up where the movie last year left off, and we have six new characters,” SondonRead More


Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu Anime Details Revealed

The official Beyblade Burst website has updated with new details for the upcoming season of the series, “Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu.” The series will premiere on TV Tokyo on April 2 at 5:50 P.M. JST. A preview for the new series was posted to the official Japanese Beyblade Youtube channel. The cast includes: Tomoko Ikeda: Aiga Akaba Rikuya Yasuda:  Fubuki Sumie  Fumihiro Okabayashi: Rantarō Kiyama Shinnosuke Tachibana: Suō Goshuin Yūki Hayashi: Ō Hōi Romi Park: Rui Shirasagijō Marina Inoue: Valt Aoi The staff from the previous series will return and produce the new season. Ryōsuke Sasaki (A flood of circle), will perform theRead More


2019 Power Rangers Season Revealed

The official Power Rangers twitter page has updated with the reveal for the 26th season of Saban’s Power Rangers. The 26th season is confirmed as Power Rangers Beast Morphers, which will be the adaptation of Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters.  The news was first revealed at this year’s New York Toy Fair. For those who are unaware, Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters is the 36th season of Super Sentai that aired in Japan on February 26, 2012- February 10, 2013. Power Rangers Beast Morphers will air in 2019 proceeding the end of Power Rangers Ninja Super Steel. It’s Morphin Time! We are excited to announce that PowerRead More


Hasbro Named Global Toy License For Saban’s Power Rangers

With New York Comic Con 2018 soon underway some interesting news has been revealed for Saban’s Power Rangers brand.  For the last 25+ years the brand was released by Bandai of America, however today it has been revealed that will soon change. Hasbro has announced that they have acquired the license and will be the new Global license for the Power Rangers brand. Bandai of America will continue to support the brand full force until April 1, 2019, where Hasbro will take over. Check out the press release below for more details. PAWTUCKET, R.I. & LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 16, 2018– Today, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a globalRead More


Transformers Cyberverse Toys Revealed

Gizmodo has recently revealed the first look at the toys based on upcoming Transformers Cyberverse animated series. For those who are unaware, Transformers Cyberverse is the latest upcoming animated series based on the Transformers brand. As reported last December, each episode of the series will run for 11 minutes and be set into chapters with the first season running for 18 episodes.  With the show currently set for a 2018 premiere expect these to release sometime this year.   As expected for toylines based on the Transformers brand the new toys will be released in several class assortments. However, unlike theRead More


Official Images: Solo: A Star Wars Story Toys

Entertainment Weekly, Gizmodo, and The Hollywood Reporter have revealed several of the upcoming toys that will be released based on the Solo: A Star Wars Story film. For those who are not familiar with the project, the film is the second anthology film in the Star Wars film series that will feature the early events of Han Solo’s life.  Solo: A Star Wars Story will premiere in theaters on May 25. The new products include: 3.75 Inch Force Link Figures ($7.99) Chewbacca Q’ra K2-SO Luke Skywalker (Jedi Knight) Maz Kanata Force Link 2.0 Starter Set ($29.99) 3.75 Inch Force Link MillenniumRead More


Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu Anime Series Announced

TV Tokyo has announced the details for the next season of Beyblade Burst. The next season will be titled, “Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu,” and is set to premiere in Japan in April. Those who haven’t been following the series, the first season of Beyblade Burst debuted in Japan in April 2016. The second season of the anime titled, “Beyblade Burst God (or Beyblade Burst Evolution in the Dub),” debuted in April 2017. The Dub for the series debuted on Teletoon in September 2016 and later aired on Disney XD in December of the same year in the US.  Daisuki isRead More


Official Images: Upcoming Hasbro Venom and Carnage Products

The Hollywood Reporter has recently revealed the first look at some of the upcoming toys based on Venom and Carnage that will be released by Hasbro this Fall.   The upcoming products include: Marvel Legends: $19.99 Carnage   Venom   Marvel Venom 2-pack: $19.99   12 Inch Titan Hero Series: $19.99 Carnage   Venom   


Official Photos: New Deadpool Toys Revealed

The Nerdist has recently revealed some new products that are based on Deadpool that will be released by Hasbro.  The new products include: Marvel Legends (Deadpool Series 2): $19.99 – Fall 2018 Omega Red    Lady Deadpool   X-Men Deadpool   12 Inch Deadpool: $9.99   Adult Sized Roleplay Mask   Roleplay Katanas