New York Toy Fair 2013 - Hasbro Presentation Report - Star Wars, Transformers, Marvel G.I. Joe & More
Hasbro today at the New York Toy Fair will be giving a overall presentation for their Star Wars, Marvel, G.I. Joe, and Transformers lines.
-Over the course of the next hour or so we will be bringing you live updates from this presentation followed by images from the Hasbro showroom with all the new products on display. Be sure to update your browser often over the course of this next hour as we will be updating this page often with information.
- Starting off with My Little Pony on the Hub. Twlight Sparkle is becoming a Princess. More episodes coming up for the show.
- Showing a preview for an upcoming MLP episode.
- Josh Lamb and Jerry Jivon for Transformers on stage.
- A new evil has been awaken on TF Prime New Universe, Legends, Kre-O, Robots in Disguise, Beast Hunters, Rescue Bots Energize line.
- Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Preview is being shown.
- The Ultimate Autobot Hunter coming this Spring.
- IDW Beast Hunters comic coming, 3 alternate covers.
- Predacons have been detected. Predaking Dragon and Optimus Prime Voyager Class. Officially comes out 2/11. Television in spring.. Digital site will be fully live on 2/18.
- Legion Scale, new Soundwave. Prowl wave 2.
- Hun-Gurrr with dragon tooth saw.
- Starscream w/thuder talon and Shockwave in Commander Scale.
Deluxe wave. Ratchet with DragonGrinder Drill, Dreadwing with Dread Assault Cannon and Skystalker with cryostrike disc launcher.
- Voyager wave 2 with new Shockwave with detachable Beast Armor. Ultra Magnus with Forge of Solus Prime and Grimwing w/Blackbeak. Think bear and falcon combo, is green colored.
- Beast Hunter Optimus Prime with spinning dragon cannons, sword and shield. Light up head and chest, upgraded vehicle mode/robot mode.
- Target Exclusive Beast Fire Predaking with light up fire breath., 21" Wing Span and tail comes off to become a sword.
- Hunt and Battle Online at transformers.com.
- CNA means Cyber Nano Algorithms. That was a trivia question they asked us.
- Bot Shots Beast Battling also online.
- Transformers Construct-A-Bots
- Showing a teaser ad for them.
- With Contruct-A-Bots you can build and then transform them without taking anything off. Can also customize and make up your own bots.
- Scout Class will see Ironhide, Starscream, both in G1 colors.
- Elite will see Wheeljack and Soundwave also in G1 colors. No cassettes pop out on Soundwave.
- Blitzwing & Bumblebee Triple Changers.
- Ultimate set has Optimus vs. Megatron. Triple Changers and Ultimate set have projectile weapons.
- Packaging has reusable storage container for Elite class and up. Fill color instruction books and red and purple storage trays.
- these will go for 9.99 to around 39.99 in price range.
- 30th Anniversary will see a new 30th Anniversary logo on packaging in 2014.
- They've teamed up with IDW for a story for this.
- Deluxe scale will start seeing comic books packed in. We will see Bumblebee, Megatron (Stealth Jet), Trailcutter looks like a G1 Trailbreaker, and Orion Pax.
Legends scale will see Optimus will Roloer and Bumblebeel with blaster.
Voyager will see Triple-Changer Springer (Robot, Chopper and car in G1 colors.) and Blitzwing (Robot, Jet and Tank in G1 color, looks real nice and like the G1 version.)
Transformers Platinum Ultra Magnus with Forge of Solus and Grimlock vs Bruticus 2-pack. Grimlock will have vac-metal.
- Transformers Masterpiece with new Japan logo and first up is Acid Storm who is a green seeker and Soundwave with all 5 cassettes and Frenzy and Rumble will have ground pounders.
- Titan Class will include a BIG Metroplex coming. Inspired by Fall of Cybertron game. This ting will be 24+" tall.
- Features, Scamper who is a legend scale. Light up eyes, flip down viser. articulates pupils, independent cannons, head converts to gunner turret, sounds and phrases,fashionable and functional helmet.
- Will be out in Fall 2013 with a price point of around $125.
- Transformers segment ends and Kre-O begins.
- Micro, Combiners and classic brick building. Beast Hunters for Transformers with Optimus, Bublebee and Trailcutter. Beast Hunter Ripclaw Daragon.
- Micro Changers, 36 Kreons to collect. Micro Changers are Kreon figures that can be rebuilt in their alternate mode. Showing wave 2 and 3.
- Wave 3 beachcomber, kickback guzzle, huffer, nemesis prime,ramjet, sharticon, and nosecone. Missed some but will recap later.
- Micro Changer Combiner set. 4 Microchangers that combine. 7 total. Defensor, Prianacon, and Abomimus coming out soon. Fall 2013 will also see Autobot Command Center. Kreon based Transformers playset.
- Limited time only will see customizable Kreon figures, not blind bagged. Comes with extra parts, some of which are vac-metal and will work with the command center. Optimus, Bumblebee, Ironhide, Megatron, Starscream and Soundwave.
- Star Trek Kre-O - Hitting shelves April 29th. Enterprise playset, Klingon Bird Of Prey from Into Darkness with Uhura and Spocks Volcano Mision with Shuttle and Spock in special suit and Sulu. Also has exploding Valcano. Final set will be a Transporter set with Scotty and Klingon Kreon.
- Micro Ship assortment with Klingon D7, Jellyfish, Enterprise and USS Kelvin.
- Space Dive set will be a low priced set with a light up Kreon.
- Kreon figure assortment will see 6 figures, Captain Nero, Gorn, Grasia, Sprog and Klingon.
- Second series will see Khan Andorion, Borg, Spock, Worf, Ferengi, Salt Vampire Locutus.
- TRU exclusive Star Trek Fighter Pod Line coming.
- G.I. Joe Kre-O:
- 9 building sets, and 28 Kreons to collect.
- Wave 2 will see Blowtorch, Dr. Mindbender, BAT, Flash, Major Bludd, Eel, Snowjob, Slice, Ripper, Tunnel Rat, Mutt and Junkyard.
Arashikage Dojo with Baroness, Destro, and Cobra Hiss. Snake-Eyes, Timber. Destro will have vac-metal head
Most the GIjoe being shown is the stuff we've already seen but was delayed because the movie was delayed while being converted in 3D.
Firefly Ninja Duel which they say is the best version they have ever done from wave 2 will be coming back out.
- Wave 3 - Ultimate Filint and Roadblock are coming. Also new will be Budo Samurai Warrior, Ultimate Storm Shadow based on the vintage. Ultimate Cobra Commander with hood and silver mask. Also Data Viper and Kwinn coming out in May.
- Wave 4 will include figures that were hard to find the first time around from the Retaliation line.
- New vehicle with Night Landing Raft with Cobra Eel and new Tomahawk with Lifticket rebuilt. Extra row of seats and helicopter blades fold in. Due out in Fall. New cockpit to fit modern figures. Cost $40
- Star Wars presentation begins.
- 6" Black Series with Luke Skywalker X-Wing, They are working with Gentle Giant on the sculpts for these.
- New packaging, 8 figures for 2013. New figures revealed are Darth Maul with double bladed lightsaber and removable robe, R2-D2 with all the cool stuff, jet pack, probe, ect. Sandtrooper.
- Also be 3.75" Black series with Anakin Skywalker, Clone Trooper, Biker Scout (From TRU exclusive) Vader with 2 hands, one with Han Solo's blaster). Clone Pilot, Luke Yavin Ceremony with proper blaster. Also Padme and Biggs Darklighter.
- Wave 2 will see Mara Jade, Stormtrooper, Pablo-Jill, R2-D2.
- Saga Legends 3.75 figures with 5 points of articulation and low price point. 12 Figures.
- Mission Series $9.99 2-pack for 3.75" line. includes among others Darth Vader and Seeker, Anakin (Sith) 501st Trooper. Also with 5 points of articulation.
- Vehicles Class II, Anakin Jedi Star Fighter from Revenge of the Sith. Smaller low price point vehicles.
- Anakin, Clone Trooper, Obi-Wan and Vader for their 12" line.
- Anakin To Darth Vader with lights and sounds. Can turn the 12" figure from Anakin to Skywalker. Lightsaber turns from blue to red when you put the Vader mask on and phrases change from ROTS phrases to ANH phrases.
- Battle of Geonosis Vintage Republic Gunship will be TRU Exclusive. With Yoda, Turrets, Clone Pilot and Clone Trooper.
- Biggs X-Wing in Vintage Package coming to TRU.
- Darth Vader Origins Target Exclusive.
- Scanning Crew Pack, Competes the seen coming to Kmart and Vintage Ewok Catapult set with 2-Ewoks.
- Online Darth Vader Evolutions set.
- Amazon.com exclusive Tie Interceptor Vintage Packaging and Slave-1 with Carbonite Han Solo.
- More Angry Birds sets coming including a Star Destroyer.
- Black series SDCC exclusive Boba Fett teased. No details.
Marvel Up next.
Here is an overview of the Hasbro presentation panel that took place this past weekend at the New York Comic Con in regards to their Marvel products.
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of images of the Marvel stuff from the Hasbro showroom.
- New 6" figures include Spider Swat Venom, Dragon Disc Iron Fist and Rocket Ramp Spider-Man. There will also be a new Flip Strike Doc Ock and Spider-Man Power Webs figure. For vehicles look for Spider-Man's bike from the cartoon coming.
- Rapid Fire Web Blast Spider-Man 12" figure will shoots webs.
- More 6" Ultimate Spider-Man figures will include Doc Ock, Shield Tech Spider-Man and Web Whirlwind Spider-Man
will be getting his own line to correspond with the movie. There will be new 6" Legends featuring Mondern Cyclops, Astonishing Wolverine, Modern Sabretooth and Emma Frost. There will also be a Phoenix 5 version of Cyclops, Rogue(Modern) and the Build-A-Figure will be Puck.
Wolverine will also get 3.75" figures with 5 point articulation figures. Logan, Wolverine, Silver Samurai, Shadow Strike Wolverine.
- Iron Man 3
Assemblers wave 2 - Striker Iron Man, Sonic Camo Iron Man and Mark 42. Wave 3 - Silver Centurion, Dunebuster, Mark 42 which has a light and a couple others.
- There will be a 12" Sonic Blasting Night Ops Iron Man.
- Iron Patriot (Movie), Mark 42 and Ultron Classic confirmed for 2nd wave of 6" Iron Man Legends.
Figures based on the Avengers Assemble
animated series will feature a Mini-Muggs multi-pack with the avengers. There will also be a total of 10 3.75" figures based on the show released in 2013. Captain America, Hawkeye, Leader, Hulk, Black Widow and Redskull just to name a few.
Thor Dark World
- will see 3.75" Thor, Dark Elf, Loki, Thor. These are said to have great articulation.
- Rhino, Captain America, Mysterio, Elektra which all have new sculpts as well as Baron Zemo, Cloack & Dagger. Also look for an A-Bomb figure with Abomination variant and black and white Iron Man.
Marvel Universe Team Packs
will see Astonishing X-Men Cyclops, Colossus (Juggernaut costume) Emma Frost. There will also be a Mighty Thor Pack with Valkyrie, Thor (Modern) and Skurge
- Wave 2 Scarlet Spider-Man, Black Panther, Wrecker, Bulldozer, Modern Hawkey (Classic Hawkeye will be a running change). Age Of Apoclypse Jean Grey, Jim Lee Jean Grey and White Phoenix and Rocket Raccoon with articulated jaw will be the Build-A-Figure.
Songbird, Batroc and Blzzard were teased to be Marvel Legends reveals at SDCC.