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It’s Final

Found via the Allspark: Hasbro Closes Acquisition of Saban Properties’ Power Rangers and other Entertainment Assets. Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced it has closed the previously announced acquisition of Saban Properties’ Power Rangers and other Entertainment Assets. The transaction … Continue reading

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So This Happened

Hasbro has purchased the Power Rangers. This is not a joke. This is real and really happening. This isn’t the first time that the Power Rangers have changed hands. About a decade ago, Disney owned the property but Saban eventually … Continue reading

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Two Small Fries and a Plush To Go

When I was a kid in the 1980s, this time of year meant several things: it meant school was in full swing. It meant that Halloween was over and done. It meant we would have to deal with the carb … Continue reading

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Make Hasbro Think Again

You have to feel bad for Hasbro: Transformers: The Last Knight didn’t do as well as expected at the box office, the company’s profits as well as its stock have taken a hit due in no small part to the Toys … Continue reading

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Sometimes a Plush Bear is Just a Plush Bear

I found this on Patheos pagan, called When Your Kid’s Stuffie Gets Soul What do you Do? and it’s quite the read. Now, if dissecting this sort of article isn’t your thing, then don’t click past the jump. Everyone else? Let’s … Continue reading

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HasConned

Prime and I just got some news from our friend, DA this morning and it isn’t good. Now, supposedly, the limits on the show exclusives were two a day. About that… That’s been changed. The limits are now two per show. I’m … Continue reading

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Here Is a Thing

It looks like Ken is getting a bit of a redesign or two. On Tuesday, Barbie expanded its ‘Fashionistas’ line with 15 new Ken dolls, featuring three body types ― “slim,” “broad” and “original” ― as well as seven skin tones, … Continue reading

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