MCM London Comic Con kicks off tomorrow and Hasbro are in town to bring info and chat with fans about the latest Marvel, Transformers and most pertinently, the Star Wars reveals. Now we have the specific details of the panel.
MARVEL & STAR WARS
Sunday, 28 October 1:00pm – 2:30 pm, Centre Stage
The global brand teams from Marvel and Star Wars will discuss exciting news around their popular Marvel Legends, Star Wars: The Black Series, and Star Wars: The Vintage Collection action figure lines!
Hasbro is headed to MCM Comic Con with its very first stand presence to showcase its iconic TRANSFORMERS brand and its premier partner brands STAR WARS and MARVEL. Fans of all ages will see a showcase of products and enjoy giveaways, photo opps and more at the Hasbro Stand #N900. Attendees are encouraged to follow @Hasbro on Twitter, as well as @Hasbro & @HasbroPulse on Instagram for the latest happenings at the show.
Hasbro invites fans to join them at two panels to hear exciting updates straight from the marketing & design teams at Hasbro.
- Sunday, 28 October 1:00pm – 2:30 pm, Centre Stage – The Marvel and Star Wars brand teams from Hasbro will discuss exciting news around their popular Marvel Legends, Star Wars: The Black Series, and Star Wars: The Vintage Collection action figure lines! Attendees will get a sneak peek of never before seen products, followed by Q&A for questions. Panelist include Ryan Ting from the Marvel Global Brand Team and Patrick Schneider from the Star Wars Global Brand Team.
- Sunday, 28 October 3:45- 4:45 pm, Centre Stage – Be among the first to hear about new Transformers figures straight from the marketing & design teams at Hasbro. This is your chance to discover what all the speculation is about as BotBots are finally revealed! Plus, get a glimpse of multiple new movie-inspired figures revealed for the first time at MCM. The Transformers team will also host a Q&A session with attendees. Panelists include Ran Sun from the Transformers Global Brand Team and Sean Carmine Isabella from the Transformers Design Team.
Fans and collectors can also expect limited-edition products from TRANSFORMERS, as well as licensed partners STAR WARS and MARVEL available for purchase at the Hasbro Stand while supplies last. Due to high demand and limited availability of Hasbro’s convention product, attendees must secure wristbands ahead of time to purchase the below five items at the Hasbro stand (N900).
Read more about the process for wristbands here:
TRANSFORMERS: STUDIO SERIES 19 BUMBLEBEE VOL. 1 RETRO ROCK GARAGE
(HASBRO/Ages 8 years & up
Studio Series presents Vol.1 of a totally awesome convention product. Packed with retro radness, this installment features a SPECIAL EDITION BUMBLEBEE GOLD CAMARO figure and 2 dynamite dino-cassette figures, DAIRU and URUAZ (the evil twin of ZAURU), remixed from an ’80s Japan-only release. Premium packaging inspired by old-school mix tape style. Retro Rock Garage – Vol. 1 is a celebration of the BUMBLEBEE movie and features special edition deco that converts from ’77 Camaro to to robot mode in 25 steps.
TRANSFORMERS: STUDIO SERIES 20 BUMBLEBEE VOL. 2 RETRO POP HIGHWAY
(HASBRO/Ages 8 years & up
Studio Series presents Vol.2 of a totally awesome convention product. Packed with retro radness, this installment features a SPECIAL EDITION BUMBLEBEE GOLD VW BEETLE figure and 2 dynamite dino-cassette figures, ZAURU and URIAD (the evil twin of DAIRU), remixed from an ’80s Japan-only release. Premium packaging inspired by old-school mix tape style. Retro Pop Highway – Vol. 2 is a celebration of the BUMBLEBEE movie and features special edition deco that converts from a Gold Volkswagen Beetle to robot mode in 22 steps.
MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES DEFENDERS RAIL AUTHORITY 5-PACK
(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up
Imagine JESSICA JONES, LUKE CAGE, DAREDEVIL, IRON FIST, and COLLEEN WING defending New York City with the MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES DEFENDERS RAIL AUTHORITY 5-PACK. Each figure features multiple points of articulation and premium, detailed styling, and comes packed out in an original package designed to look like the underground public transportation of New York City. Includes five 6-inch figures and five accessories.
MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES RED SKULL & ELECTRONIC TESSERACT
MARVEL STUDIOS: THE FIRST TEN YEARS #0
Fans can commemorate 10 years of epic blockbusters with new MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES figures in the MARVEL STUDIOS: THE FIRST TEN YEARS collection (each figure sold separately)! Imagine JOHANN SCHMIDT claiming the title of RED SKULL and controlling the power of the TESSERACT Comes with a 6-inch-scale RED SKULL figure, featuring movie-inspired design from CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER and premium articulation and design. The TESSERACT lights up and features alternating light patterns, as well as a seamless battery install for an authentic look and feel. Includes figure, accessory, and electronic TESSERACT.
STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES HAN SOLO AND PRINCESS LEIA ORGANA Figures
(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up
Kids and fans alike can imagine the biggest battles and missions in the STAR WARS saga with new, 6-inch scale figures from THE BLACK SERIES! With exquisite features and decoration, this series embodies the quality and realism that STAR WARS devotees love. These HAN SOLO and PRINCESS LEIA ORGANA figures are carefully detailed to look like the characters from STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK, featuring premium detail and multiple points of articulation. Includes two 6-inch figures and four accessories.