I think most kids are obsessed with characters from their favorite TV shows and movies. Heck, I find myself obsessed with some of these characters! I’m probably as much a Transformers fan as my son. Thank you to Hasbro for providing me with samples of some of this years hottest toys.
There is no shortage of heroes and villains, after big summer blockbusters like Transformers: Age of Extinction, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. I don’t know a little boy who isn’t crazy for Groot and Rocket Raccoon. My youngest niece really enjoys her My Little Pony and Littlest Pet Shop TV Shows. The new Hasbro toys for Fall 2014 offer great variety for kids this Fall, and includes all of your child’s favorites.
Hasbro toys is featuring this year’s hottest TV and movie characters will entertain the whole family with action, adventure, friendship, and magic. Get ready to let your imagine run wild and relive your favorite TV and movie scenes with Hasbro toys!
Hasbro toys featuring this year’s hottest TV and movie characters:
THE AMAZIN SPIDER-MAN SPIDER VISION Electronic Mask (Ages: 5 & up/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99): The SPIDER VISION Electronic Mask lets kids pretend to have SPIDER-MAN’S SPIDEY SENSE, and spot villkians using innovative Mircoprism FIRE VISION technology. Includes two discs which illuminate once activated by the SPIDER VISION Mask. Requires two AAA batteries. Demo batteries included.
THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 SPIDER STRIKE 3.75-Inch Action Figures (Ages: 4 & up/ Approx. Retail Price: $9.99): In 2014, fans can re-creat the excitement of THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 film. Each figure features great articulation and deci, as well as an accessory that changes shape when it makes contact with the SPIDER STRIKE figures. Figures include SLASH GAUNTLET SPIDER-MAN, BLITZ BOARD SPIDER-MAN, IRON CLAW SPIDER-MAN AND POWER CHARGED ELECTRO. Ten figures to collect. Each figure sold separately.
SUPER HERO ADVENTURES SPIDER-MAN CRANE CAPTURE TRACK SET (Ages 3-7 years & up/Approx. Retail Price $19.99): Race into action with the all new SPIDER-MAN Crane Capture Track set! MARVEL’S ELECTRO is up to his old tricks, but SPIDER-MAN has a plan to capture him! He races down the track, grabs the bar and spins the crane – captured! Let your preschooler’s imagination run wild with this track set that connects in different ways and builds up to 27″ long. Also works with Actions Figure Racing vehicles and Launchers (each sold separately).
MARVEL’S GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY BIG BLASTIN’ ROCKET RACCOON Electronic Action Figure (Ages: 4 & up/Approx. Retail Price: $29.99): The breakout character of MARVEL’S 2014 film MARVEL’S GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY comes to life in toy form i this feature-packed 8-inch electronic action figure. ROCKET RACCOON’S signature weapon spins and lights up at the press of a button, and the action figure reacts with electronic movent, lights, voice and sounds! Requires four AA batteries. Demo batteries included.
TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION ROBOTS IN DISGUISE ONE-STEP CHANGERS Assortment (Ages: 5 & up/Approx. Retial Price: $9.99): It’s quicker and easier for kids to get into the action of TRANSFORMERS! The greates AUTOBOT, DECEPTICON and DINO-BOT characters from the new film TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION can convert from a great robot action figure into a vehicle or dino-mode and back – in just one step! Kids will have a blas converting characters like OPTIMUS PRIME, GRIMLOCK, BUMBLEBEE, DRIFT, LOCKDOWN, each with their own unique method of converting inspired by the film – flip it, pop it, pull it and more! There are 18 figure sot collec tin 2014, each sold separately.
TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION POWER BATTLERS Assortment (Ages: 6 & up/Approx. Retail Price: $12.99): TRANSFORMERS POWER BATTLERS features cool characters from the new film TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION and let kids unleas awesome, easy-to-activate battle action! With a simple squeeze of the leg or twist of the torso, each figure unleashes its own signature attack. Watch out for BUMBLEBEE’S Power Punch! Plus, each figure also converts from robot mode to alternate mode in less than ten steps. Choose from characters like BUMBLEBEE, HOUND, CROSSHAIRS and more. There are 15 figures to collect in 2014, each sold separately.
TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION CONSTRUCT-BOTS DINOBOT RIDERS Assortment (Ages: 6 & up/Approx. Retail Price: $5.99): Construct, change and customize mini-versions of your favorite TRANSFORMERS characters, based on characters from the new film TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION ! Each mini-rider features customizable parts that work across all TRANSFORMERS CONSTRUCT-BOTS sets and can ride on a TRANSFORMERS CONSTRUCT-BOTS DINOBOTS figure (sold separately)! Choose from OPTIMUS PRIME, BUMBLEBEE, AUTOBOT DRIFT and more, each sold separately in special bag packaging.
TRANSFORMERS BATTLE MASTERS 2 PACK (Ages: 5 & up/Approx. Retail Price: $24.99): Who will win – OPTIMUS PRIME or MEGATRON? Get the all-new TRANSFORMERS BATTLE MASTERS 2 PACK to battle it out and see who will be the ultimate bot-smashing champ! Comes with a special digital code that unlocks more features in the TRANSFORMERS BATTLE MASTERS app. Includes two characters and two controllers.
TRANSFORMERS RESCUE BOTS RESCAN Assortment (Ages 3-7 years/Approx. Retail Price: $9.99): More forms means more fun! The iconic RESCUE BOTS characters are taking new form. OPTIMUS PRIME bot now converts into a monster truck, BUMBLEBEE bot converts into a motorcycle, and HEATWAVE bot can save the day as a high speed FIRE-BOT. Perfect for those active preschoolers in the family, kids can take their bots on their adventures! Each sold separately.
TRANSFORMERS MIXABLE, MASHABLE HEROES FIGURE ASSORTMENT (Ages 2 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $6.99): Potatoes in disguise! The battle of AUTOBOTS vs. DECEPTICONS wages on. You can morph these two-inch spuds into vehicle or robot mode. The pack includes one to-inch potato body and two three- piece super hero costumes to switch from robot to vehicle mode. OPTIMUS PRIME and STARSCREAM characters sold separately.
MARVEL MIXABLE, MASHABLE HEROES FIGURE ASSORTMENT (Ages 2 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $4.99): Changing identity has always been a favorite practice for MARVEL heroes… and the MR. POTATO HEAD character too! Imaginative kids can switch from SPIDER-MAN to DOC OCK spuds or HULK to WOLVERINE spuds, or even create their own unique mashed up combination. Each sold separately. The pack includes on two-inch potato body and two three-piece super hero costumes.
MY LITTLE PONY FANTASTIC FLUTTERS Pony Assortment (Ages 3 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $8.99): Glimmering wings, rainbow accents, and colorful, cascading manes make the FANTASTIC FLUTTERS PRINCESS TWILIGHT SPARKLE, and PRINCESS CADANCE winged ponies look more majestic than ever! Look for dazzling FANTASTIC FLUTTERS PRINCESS CELESTIA and PRINCESS CADANCE figures in the fall, both with gorgeous glow-edge wings and cutie mark shaped glitter that swirls inside each translucent, water filled pony figure when it is tilted or moved. Each sold separately.
LITTLEST PET SHOP Style Set ( Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price $39.99) Pulled right from the “Littlest Pet Shop” animated series, the LITTLEST PET SHOP style set is the hub of all activity for BLYTHE and her pet friends. Fans can create and decorate this stackable and customizable set with 135 pieces, including wall panels, accessories, reversible scene backdrop, stickers and Deco Bits – unique, small accessories that plug into LITTLEST PET SHOP pets and style sets for a little added glamour. Then fans can style their own pet shop, with colorful curtains, fabric rug, bookshelf, and other decorative pieces. Style set comes with three exclusive LITTLEST PET SHOP pets, including MINK MARK monkey, SUNIL NEVLA mongoose, and KITTERY BANTER cat. The LITTLES PET SHOP style set can be stacked with other LITTLEST PET SHOP style sets from Downtown City for additional world play Each style set sold separately.
All of these new toys are FANTASTIC, but seeing Mr. Potato Head as TRANSFORMERS and MARVEL heroes might just be the best! If your child is still excited about seeing their favorite summer movie, one of these toys would make the perfect gift. I know you don’t want to hear this, but the holiday season is just around the corner – start shopping now, if you haven’t already! All of these toys are available at most major toy retailers nationwide and on HasbroToyShop.com.
Again, many thanks to our friends at Hasbro for providing us with samples of these toys. Laura and I will be donating them to the Glascock Action Partners Annual Toy Drive, along with all of the toys you will be seeing in our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide. We’re hoping to make the holidays a little brighter for kids in our community.