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Hot Wheels: A Fast And Furious For Kids?

Show on the road … Mattel's in-house studio Playtime Productions will take charge of the Hot Wheels

Legendary Pictures has partnered with Mattel to produce a movie based on the toymaker’s Hot Wheels line of toy cars that is expected to be marketed toward the young male demographic – possibly the same demographic who have been attracted to the wildly popular “Fast and Furious” film franchise. Although no plot or cast have […]

Stretch Proves Too Much Of A Stretch For Relativity

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The movie that was to be based on the Hasbro toy “Stretch Armstrong” had been scheduled for a release next spring but never went into production and was finally pulled off the release schedule after Relativity Media abandoned the project they had briefly collaborated on with the toy’s maker, Hasbro. Hasbro had originally cut a […]

Toy Story

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The National Toy Hall of Fame is toying with your affections for the next month after they announced their 12 finalists for the two iconic toys to be added to the cases and shelves of the National Toy Hall of Fame in Rochester, New York. A national selection committee will choose from bubbles, chess, Clue, […]

PR: Crowds Flock to Scotland's Biggest Ever Comic Con

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MCM SCOTLAND COMIC CON – GLASGOW SECC – 6 SEPTEMBER 2013 Crowds Flock to Scotland’s Biggest Ever Comic Con Last Saturday’s MCM Scotland Comic Con was the largest comic convention the country has ever seen, with almost 20,000 visitors coming through the doors of Glasgow’s SECC. “We knew the show was going to be popular, […]

PR: MCM To Launch Ireland Comic Con, Expand Scotland Comic Con in 2014

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MCM IRELAND COMIC CON – RDS, DUBLIN – 12-13 APRIL MCM To Launch Ireland Comic Con, Expand Scotland Comic Con in 2014 Do you live in Ireland? Are you a fan of sci-fi, videogames, comics, cosplay or anime? Well, mark 12-13 April 2014 down in your diary, because that’s the date that the inaugural MCM […]

PR: Play Saints Row IV and Killer Is Dead at MCM Scotland Comic Con

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MCM SCOTLAND COMIC CON – GLASGOW SECC – 7 SEPTEMBER Play Saints Row IV and Killer Is Dead at MCM Scotland Comic Con Two of the hottest new videogames are gunning for glory in Glasgow this Saturday, with publisher Deep Silver giving MCM Scotland Comic Con visitors the chance to get hands-on with über cool […]

PR: Babylon 5 Stars to Guest at MCM Scotland Comic Con

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MCM SCOTLAND COMIC CON – GLASGOW SECC – 7 SEPTEMBER Babylon 5 Stars to Guest at MCM Scotland Comic Con Calling all sci-fi fans! MCM Scotland Comic Con makes its debut at SECC Glasgow next month and visitors will be able to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Babylon 5 in style with two very special […]

Oakland Rolls Snake Eyes

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To promote the release on DVD and Blu-ray of “G.I. Joe: Retaliation”, Paramount sent Snake Eyes [actor Ray Park] to the Oakland Coliseum to toss out the ceremonial first pitch in a game against Toronto. The result? Well, see for yourself, but if you want a foreshadowing hint – Toronto shut out the A’s in […]

Chub City Gets Fueled Up

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The Chubs are revving their engines and looking for a network drag strip to call their own Chub City. Dentsu, the Japanese corporation behind the popular toy line of souped-up, chubby cars has teamed up with Canadian animation studio Nelvana and USA marketer Fuel Entertainment for an animated action comedy show entitled “Chub City” that […]

PR: Cartoon Network & the LEGO Group to Launch "Mixels" Franchise in 2014

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Cartoon Network and The LEGO Group Reveal Groundbreaking IP Development with New Mixels Franchise Multiple Mixels Elements Set to Launch in 2014   Cartoon Network and The LEGO Group announced today that they will jointly produce an unprecedented new global entertainment franchise. Launching in 2014, Mixels is the next franchise in integrated family entertainment from […]

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