The toy aisle could become a lot more tight-knit if an acquisition goes through. According to unnamed sources speaking to The Wall Street Journal, Hasbro has approached Mattel about a possible buyout. For those unfamiliar with the companies, Hasbro is the company behind toy lines such as G.I. Joe and Star Wars while Mattel is best-known… read more


Hasbro is going even deeper into the Transformers film franchise with a new series of animated films. Speaking during a recent investors meeting, Hasbro confirmed that it is working with Boulder Media for theatrical films for My Little Pony and Stretch Armstrong. Additionally it is planning on a Transformers film that does not yet have… read more


It looks as though yet another franchise reboot is headed our way and this time it’s G.I. Joe. After two movies it seems Hasbro has decided that it is better to hit reset on the G.I. Joe films. Speaking with The Los Angeles Times recently, Hasbro executives spelled out a bit of the thinking. “The world… read more


Hasbro and Paramount have announced that they will be jumping into the shared movie universe game in the near future. It seems that shared movie universes are all the rage these days thanks to the success of the Marvel films, and now everyone wants a piece of the pie. The latest companies to jump into… read more

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Get ready folks, Paramount and Hasbro are planning to serve up a lot more pain. Hasbro Studios president Stephen J. Davis spoke at MIP Junior in Cannes over the weekend and touched on where the Transformers film franchise is going… and it’s not pretty. Well, you’re gonna see a new Transformers movie coming from Hasbro… read more

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The rumors are true: There are a lot more Transformers movies on their way to inflict pain upon us. Recent rumors had pointed to not only a Transformers 5, but that multiple films were in the planning stages. Now, thanks to Hasbro CEO Brian Goldner, that has been confirmed. Goldner recently released a statement that should… read more

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Could there be a Transformers 5 and a Transformers 6? It sure seems that toy company Hasbro thinks so. A recently leaked marketing document from a Toys R’ Us discusses the upcoming plans for promoting the fourth movie, and with a mention of a Dinobots theme – pretty much confirming their inclusion in the fourth… read more

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In what has to be one of the oddest moves I’ve seen out of Hollywood in quite some time, G.I. Joe: Retaliation has been delayed by nine months. While it isn’t unusual for a movie’s release date to get moved around from time to time, doing so just a few days longer than a month… read more

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I’m a fairly verbose person. It isn’t often that something I see or read leaves my jaw literally hanging, but this new trailer for the upcoming Battleship movie comes pretty close. Reportedly based on the board game of the same name, Battleship is the first film of several proposed projects based on famous Hasbro properties.… read more

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Adding to the potential pain felt by Transformers fans by the news coming that Michael Bay may be heading up a Transformers 4, there may be a fifth installment on the way as well. According to Variety Paramount is looking into filming the next two Transformers films back-to-back to cut down on production costs and… read more

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Color me absolutely not surprised, but apparently toy manufacturer Hasbro has been talking to Michael Bay about returning to direct a fourth installment of the Transformers franchise. Despite saying that Transformers: Dark of the Moon, the third film in the series, would be his last outing with the giant robots, according to Deadline,  Hasbro has… read more

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