Tag: Kenner

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Funko POP Star Wars: Cantina 3 Pack * UPDATE

This set will be coming up soon and I must say, it is pretty sweet. This one is made to look like the vintage figures from Kenner and the classic colors are spot on. Look for this at Walmart in the very near future. Besides the Kenner 3 pack we also have word of a

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The Failure and Success of the Original POTF Line

It’s hard to imagine a Star Wars toy line failing but that is indeed the case for the original POTF line. POTF came out after Return of the Jedi and it was assumed it would help pull the brand from the brink of collapse. With no movies on the horizon and interest falling to the wayside

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Aliens vs Corp Hicks – Random Toys

Tomorrow is "Alien Day" so to continue with our week long lead up to the celebrations, I present to you, the KB exclusive 12 inch two pack of Aliens vs Corp Hicks!

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April Fools Expose

April Fools day is filled with deceit and trickery, but sometimes there may be a bit of the truth underneath. Here we have an expose filed by our guest reporter, April O'Neil!

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Aliens Vs Predator Kenner Two Pack Preview

NECA has released an Aliens Vs Predator 2 pack mock up image. This 2 pack pays homage to the classic Kenner Aliens Vs Predator series from the 1990's. This pack will be an exclusive to Toys R Us and it will be out in October. The image shown is not final and some elements to the packaging could change. NECA is well known for giving fans an inside view of the toy making process and this is no exception.

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NECA AVP TRU Exclusive Preorder

NECA just unveiled the second Toys R Us exclusive preorder and it's one many 80's-90's kids will remember!

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MASK Toys Set For A Return to Retail? Maybe…..

By now many of you have heard that Hasbro retained the rights and trademarks for the MASK brand. Since this news broke many have thought that maybe, just maybe Hasbro would reintroduce the line back into retail. Well, we have word that this might actually happen. Coming in hot from the Kenner Toys on twitter

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Gentle Giant Revealed Two Special Edition Jumbo Alien Figures

Two new versions of Gentle Giant’s Jumbo Kenner Alien Figure have been revealed, and are now up for order! Gentle Giant will be releasing special 35th anniversary gold and silver versions of the giant sized Big Chap Alien, which is based on the 18" vintage Kenner Alien figure. These guys will be limited to just 79 pieces and the price is set at $499.99

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Alien Retrospect: The Birth of the Ultimate Movie Monster

As we inch closer to Halloween we wanted to take a look at a staple of horror toys; Aliens!! Alien toys has an incredible rich history that spans decades and there is no slowing this line down. We received a frightening 18″ Alien, cartoon based Aliens, movie based Aliens, 12″ Aliens and so much more!

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Batman: The Animated Series Action Figures Retrospect

Happy Birthday Batman!! Bats will be turning 75 this year and one of the ways we are celebrating is taking a look back at one of the most influential Batman toy lines to grace our shelves. There is no arguing on the overall success of Batman: The Animated Series or the toys that were spawned

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Reused Molds: Batman The Dark Knight Collection

1990 was a big year for Batman, The popularity from the Tim Burton movie was still riding high and Kenner had just gotten the rights from DC after Toy Biz lost them that same year. Kenner responded with The Dark Knight Collection. A Batman toyline based on the movie with a few new Bat Suits that weren't in the movie. The commercials for the toys made the claim: "It's Batman, like you've never seen him before!"....or had we?

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Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys DVD Review

Toady we're taking a look at a documentary about the vintage Kenner Star Wars toy line called Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys.

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