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Mattel Disney Pixar CARS 1 & CARS 3: Ponchy Wipeout Hauler
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 16 November 2018
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After further review, Ponchy Wipeout’s hauler is CARS 3 and not CARS 1. Bumper Save Hauler was one of the few Haulers only available in the “Team” configuration. And he sports the old Bumper Save design motif while of course, the new solo release sports the CARS 3 Bumper Save racer look (before he was […]

Disney Publishing Contest November 2018!
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 16 November 2018
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New Contest from Disney Publishing – Fun kids books for the Home Video release of INCREDIBLES 2! (Amazon LINKS) Incredibles 2: A Real Stretch: An Elastigirl Prequel Story Incredibles 2 Read-Along Storybook and CD (Read-Along Storybook & CD) DuckTales: Solving Mysteries and Rewriting History! (for older kids) Contest starts now and ends Sunday, November 25, 2018 […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Next Super Chase WGP Globie 2018 or 2019?
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 14 November 2018
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“David V.” gives us a heads up the WGP Globie diecast Deluxe SUPER CHASE is out in France. He was scheduled for 2018 in the US but he might’ve slipped to 2019? Without a pic of the back, it’s hard to tell – in the US, we get the J hook die cut fpr store […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Eric Braker & Spikey Fillups Card Variant
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 14 November 2018
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“Bobby D” notes that the 2-pack card of Next Gen Eric Braker (the green & yellow one) & Spikey Fillups (blue racer) has been updated so they are lined up under their screenshot AND now the names are now CORRECT under this name plate design. Next Gen Eric Braker (Synr G) & Spikey Fillups (Lil Torquey […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Chip Gearings & Ponchy Wipeout Haulers Arrive at Walmart
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 13 November 2018
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The next (and last) Haulers scheduled for 2018 have arrived! Chip Gearing’s Hauler (Combstr) & Ponchy Wipeout’s hauler (Bumper Save) Walmart exclusive. That’s my ride … No, that’s my ride, It’s my rude, no, that’s my ride. What’s with the goth look, dude? It’s my ride. The 3 Haulers for 2018. DUUUDDEEE, I’m 61 NOT […]

Kroger to Add “TRU” Geoffrey’s Toy Box Section
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Posted in Toys on 13 November 2018
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When the company that owns the TRU name said they were going to launch some mini stores, it will now be inside Kroger stores at 600 locations but sadly, it looks only a new aisle? You can read more at Forbes. Thanks for the link and heads up, “Big Bad A-Man’s Dad.”   Tweet This […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: More Fireball Beach Singles Back at Target
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 12 November 2018
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If you missed out, more Fireball Beach singles are back at Target. Tweet This Post

Have a Safe Veteran’s Day Holiday!
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Posted in Internet on 12 November 2018
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The Anthem Veterans Memorial in AZ. “At precisely 11:11 a.m. each Veterans Day (Nov. 11), the sun’s rays pass through the ellipses of the five Armed Services pillars to form a perfect solar spotlight over a mosaic of The Great Seal of the  United States .” You can see more photos and read more HERE. (Yesterday […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Mini Racers Next & 3-Packs Next
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Disney Pixar CARS 3 on 9 November 2018
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Thanks, “Yosemite” for the great visual checklist as to the next Mini Racers coming – and while you will end up with some extras, the easiest way to collect is probably the 3-packs as they contain “early to market” exclusives. The next 3-packs from the poster … the 3-packs do not seem to exclusives so […]

FAO Schwarz Coming (Back) to 30 Rock, NYC
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Posted in Retail on 9 November 2018
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ThreeSixty Brands, which bought the FAO Schwarz brand from Toys “R” Us plans to open a NYC flagship store by November at 30 Rockefeller Center. Send us a pic if you are there to check it out. Tweet This Post