Release date for TF ROTF toy line revealed: May 29th!
Tuesday, January 6th, 2009 1:27PM CSTCategories: Live Action Movie News, Toy News
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Here's an excerpt from the Walmart 2009 Toys Spring Modular Guide:
*Action Figures is a "win" category for the toy department. Sales for
Spring and Summer 2009 will be driven pirmarily off the new Hollywood
movies coming to the big screen. Listed below are theatrical release
dates which will affect the action figure category and the toy
? May 1 - Wolverine (new Marvel movie)
? May 8 - Star Trek
? May 22nd - Terminator 4
? June 26th - Transformers 2
? August 7th - GI Joe
*We will do two mod updates during the season to introduce a couple of
the above properties. On March 9, we will do an update to incorporate
of the [sic] new Wolverine toys from Hasbro. Then on May 29th, we
will do a second update to bring in all of the new Transformers 2 toys
to support the movie release.
*Transformers will be far and away the largest action figure license
for the year. On May 29th, when we do the mod update, we will
dedicate major space on our action figure modular to support this
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Posted by Serpent O - R on January 6th, 2009 @ 1:42pm CST
My credit cards will need a bailout after that weekend.
Posted by Kique on January 6th, 2009 @ 1:57pm CST
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Posted by *Soundwave* on January 6th, 2009 @ 2:38pm CST
Yay for Spring birthdays!
I'm gonna try to get all Deluxes and Voyagers first that I think will be harder to find later on. Not gonna worry too much about Leaders right away (unless theres a Starscream or Soundwave) because I know their ALWAYS in stores.
Posted by Agent 007 on January 6th, 2009 @ 4:07pm CST
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Posted by Down_Shift on January 6th, 2009 @ 7:37pm CST
If everything goes swimmingly I'll be going to Botcon at the same time. This should be pretty sweet.
Posted by jaws on January 6th, 2009 @ 8:51pm CST