Emerald City Comic Con has postponed its annual event, previously scheduled for this upcoming weekend, until Summer 2020. The continuing spread of coronavirus has been cited as the reason for the postponement. Funko is introducing Virtual Con, an online comic con dreamed up as a consolation for a lack of ECCC this weekend.
Target and Disney announced potentially great news for Action Figure collectors and enthusiasts yesterday at D23 Expo. Disney Store will be opening "shops-in'shops" inside 25 select Target stores around the country.
In a press release today, Hasbro announced its plans to eliminate virtually all plastic from its packaging by 2022.
3A, purveyors of sixth scale figures and other collectibles is shutting down operations and transferring licenses and outstanding pre-orders to ThreeZero.
Starting last Monday, the office of the United States Trade Representative hosted hundreds of companies lobbying the Trump administration to forego the next planned round of tariffs. Hasbro's Chief Operating Officer, John Frascotti, is scheduled to testify on Monday. In remarks Hasbro submitted in advance of his testimony, the company argued that these planned tariffs could not come at a worse time for consumers and toy companies alike.