TOY BIZ INTRODUCES AN ALL-NEW ACTION PACKED LINE INSPIRED BY THE NATIONAL WRESTLING ALLIANCE’S NEW WRESTLING ALTERNATIVE
TOTAL NON-STOP ACTION (TNA)
Action-Packed Toy Line Spotlights Some of the Most Recognized Names In Wrestling
New York, NY – Later this year, Toy Biz will take to the mat as it introduces a new line of products based on the National Wrestling Alliance’s new wrestling alternative -- Total Non-Stop Action (TNA). TNA’s blend of wrestling and extreme high-flying action is changing the face of professional wrestling to a sport of strength and cutting edge athleticism. Toy Biz’s line of action figures and role play toys will enable fans to reenact all the action and excitement of Total Non-Stop Action and its top stars at home.
TNA headlines some of the most recognized and revered names in wrestling, including Jeff Jarrett, Raven, Konnan and Rowdy Roddy Piper. Their roster also includes wrestling’s hottest new stars: former NFL linebacker Monty Brown, America’s Most Wanted, AJ Styles and Abyss. These wrestlers are super athletes and Toy Biz – having had success in the wrestling genre with its award-winning World Championship Wresting (WCW) line -- has the experience and skill to capture their tremendous physical athleticism in an action-packed product assortment.
The Toy Biz line includes 6” action figures and accessories. The TNA line will hit stores beginning August 2005. Products will range in price from $6.99 to $19.99.
TNA WRESTLING 6" ACTION FIGURES
All the high-flying action of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling! These 6" action figures all have built-in features to help recreate wrestling matches. Each figure has a wrestling move and comes with cool accessories that help fans reenact all the action and excitement of the TNA!
Assortment 1 - August 2005, SRP $6.99
AJ STYLES with Body Slam Action!
JEFF JARRETT with Guitar Smashing Action!
RAVEN with Uppercut Punch Action!
ABYSS with Headlock Crushing Action!
Assortment 2 - August 2005, SRP $6.99
THE FALLEN ANGEL CHRISTOPHER DANIELS with Clothesline Action!
SHARKBOY with Catapulting Steel Chairs!
JEFF HARDY with Daredevil Ladder!
RON "THE TRUTH" KILLINGS with Breakaway Barricade!
TNA Wrestling 6” Twin Packs - August 2005, SRP $12.99
These 6" action figure twinpacks come with great action features and accessories. Each accessory has motion-activated sound so every smash of a prop delivers a sound effect. And with world-famous TNA wrestling figures like America's Most Wanted, it's tough to know who will go down for the count!
THE FALLEN ANGEL CHRISTOPHER DANIELS & PRIMETIME
3 LIVEKRU: BG JAMES & KONNAN
AMERICA'S MOST WANTED: WILDCAT CHRIS HARRIS & COWBOY JAMES STORM
TNA Wrestling Ring with Figure - August 2005, SRP $19.99
Only Total Non-Stop Action Wrestling boasts the 6-sided ring. This innovative design allows for some of the most exciting action ever seen in wrestling. This Impact! The ring includes 6” AJ Styles figure that lets fans replay famous high-flying matches with their favorite wrestler.
About Toy Biz
Toy Biz is the internal toy division of Marvel Enterprises Inc. With a library of over 5,000 proprietary characters, Marvel Enterprises, Inc., is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies. Marvel's operations are focused in four areas: entertainment (Marvel Studios), licensing, publishing and toys (Toy Biz). Marvel facilitates the creation of entertainment projects, including feature films, DVD/home video, video games and television based on its characters and also licenses its characters for use in a wide range of consumer products and services including apparel, toys, collectibles, snack foods and promotions. Marvel's characters and plot lines are created by its publishing division which continues to expand its leadership position in the U.S. and worldwide while also serving as an invaluable source of intellectual property. For additional information visit http://www.marvel.com
The alternative for the true wrestling fan, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling prides itself on delivering quality, family programming that is clean, innovative, cutting edge and with the high-risk, high-flying athleticism that TNA Wrestling is known for. Available on pay-per-view every Wednesday night at 8pm ET/5pm PT on iN DEMAND, DIRECTV and TVN as well as Viewer’s Choice, Bell ExpressVu and Shaw PPV in Canada. Total Nonstop Action Wrestling “Impact!” Friday’s at 3pm local on Fox Sports Net (check local listings). For more information, log onto www.tnawrestling.com