|10.13.2011 - The New York Comic Con is a few days away and check out what Hasbro have in store for those who would drop by this event. |
The tickets have been sold out and people are lining up to catch one of the biggest conventions in North America.
Notable exclusives are up for grabs once the gates open this Thursday to this event which is “NYCC 2011” from the same organizers who has brought you the Singapore Toys Games and Comic Convention which wrapped up last August 2011.
For this event Hasbro’s Transformers exclusives will be one to keep an eye at the exhibit booth.
First on the list of Transformers Special Editions is the NERF N-STRIKE BARRICADE RV-10 Special Edition TRANSFORMERS BUMBLEBEE Blaster (Ages 6 years & up/Approximate Retail Price: $24.99/ Available through HasbroToyShop.com and Booth #302 at New York Comic Con). If you missed the Optimus Prime version that came out in SDCC 2011 this might be your chance at redemption in grabbing this baby!
Introducing the NERF N-STRIKE BARRICADE RV-10 SPECIAL EDITION TRANSFORMERS BUMBLEBEE blaster, a motorized, semi-auto NERF blaster with revolving dart barrel that holds up to 10 whistle darts. With artwork from TRANSFORMERS comics from IDW Publishing, the blaster features new and exclusive deco with TRANSFORMERS detailing, styled after the BUMBLEBEE character. The NERF N-STRIKE BARRICADE RV-10 SPECIAL EDITION TRANSFORMERS BUMBLEBEE blaster is compatible with the NERF Tactical Rail System and accessories (each sold separately). Requires three “AA” batteries; not included.
The next item which will be an exclusive for NYCC 2011 is this cool Hasbro Game called Cuponk, which some would be unfamiliar with. None the less this is one game that would be interesting for those have not seen this in person. There will be a stylized Transformers Edition that will be released for this upcoming convention.
CUPONK SPECIAL TRANSFORMERS EDITION (Ages 9 & up; approximate Retail Price: $19.99; Available at Booth #302 at New York Comic Con and through HasbroToyShop.com following the convention)
Can you pull of a trick shot that’s MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE? CUPONK, Hasbro’s hot trick shot game that’s all about showing your style and pulling off cool shots in front of your friends, blasts into New York Comic Con with an exclusive set featuring Hasbro’s beloved TRANSFORMERS brand! Each set includes two stylized electronic cups and six balls, each featuring exclusive AUTOBOT or DECEPTICON artwork and iconic characters like OPTIMUS PRIME and MEGATRON!
Last but not the least is of course for those who follow the Transformers Prime TV series this would be a treat! Bumblebee and Arcee gets a repaint version New York style accompanied with their human friends in one box set.
TRANSFORMERS PRIME BUMBLEBEE AND ARCEE SPECIAL EDITION FIGURES (Ages 5 & up; approximate Retail Price: $29.99; Available at Booth #302 at New York Comic Con and through HasbroToyShop.com following the convention)
The cab you hail to get to New York Comic Con could be “MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE!” In celebration of Hasbro’s first attendance at New York Comic Con, this special edition set from The Hub network's hit animated series, TRANSFORMERS PRIME features Big Apple editions of your favorite AUTOBOTS and friends! The TRANSFORMERS Deluxe class BUMBLEBEE features a New York City taxi cab deco, and the TRANSFORMERS Deluxe class ARCEE features an exclusive pink deco, while the figures of RAF ESQUIVEL and JACK DARBY sport exclusive New York t-shirts, all in special edition packaging featuring the iconic New York skyline—with an AUTOBOT twist!