After Toys R Us went out of business last year, the lenders took the brand names and intellectual property regarding Toys R Us, Babies R Us and the mascot Geoffrey. There are still Toys R Us stores overseas, but now some former Toys R Us executives are now operating a company under the name Tru Kids, which will mark the return of Toys R Us the the US.
Toy Fair New York 2019 is coming up this weekend (2/15-19/2019) and we will do our best to deliver as much news from the event as possible! One of our major resources will be Hasbro! The Toy Company will be in attendance and also provide updates!
Follow the hashtag #HasbroToyFair on social media for updates and make sure to keep your eye on our site for additional coverage!
Two McFarlane Toys announcements have been making the rounds today!
McFarlane Toys has entered a three year long licensing deal with Warner Brothers to produce and release 6″ and 12″ DC Multiverse action figures with vehicles and accessories starting around the year 2o20!
McFarlane Toys has confirmed a licensing agreement with Warner Brothers to make a line of collectibles for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Fantastic Beast films.
In 1994 artist Todd McFarlane founded McFarlane Toys to manufacture and sell action figures based on his Image Comics character Spawn. McFarlane Toys is now well known for high quality figures and collectibles for various franchises including The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, Fortnite and many more.