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Save 10% on Toys at Target with Cartwheel

April 6, 2014 - Target's Cartwheel app has a new deal in their toys section: save 10% off toys!

Check out the details at this link - you can use the deal on up to four items and some exclusions apply. The deal expires April 12th.

If you don't have a smartphone to use the Cartwheel app, you can log in via Facebook or with your email address and print out a code to hand to the cashier and still get the same deals.

Upper Deck -- The Crow's 20th Anniversary

Upper Deck Celebrates 20th Anniversary of "The Crow" with New License Agreement and Line of Products

Upper Deck to release Trading Cards, Trading Card Games, Limited Edition Posters and more around The Crow Films, Comic Books and TV Series!

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 2, 2014 -- Upper Deck and Pressman Film, led by veteran producer Edward R. Pressman, are joining forces to bring the popular franchise The Crow to fans via trading cards, board games, limited edition posters, miniature figurines, collectible art and more.

The first product that Upper Deck is working on under the new multi-year agreement is a brand new game experience based on the new franchise release in March 2015. The company is planning to offer a full portfolio of products based not only on the original film, but from the movie sequels, TV series and comic books as well.

"We're thrilled to be working with Upper Deck on the new line of products surrounding The Crow franchise and engaging our fans in a way they haven't experienced before," said Pressman.

Guardians of the Galaxy, Bandai Japan, Star Wars, Zelda, Batman, The Walking Dead at Big Bad Toy Store

Big Bad Toy Store

April 3, 2014 - (Sponsor Announcement) - Online retailer BigBadToyStore.com has several items of interest to collectors:

Spring Cleaning Sale!
Part 1: Transforming, Star Wars & GI Joe Figures

http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=15560

Part 2: Marvel and DC Figures
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=15574

Part 3: Movie, TV & video Games Figures
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=15581

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GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY MARVEL PLATINUM LEGENDS SERIES 01 - CASE, SET, SINGLES
This wave of Marvel Legends figures includes Star Lord, Gamora, Rocket (Raccoon), Drax, Nova and Iron Man, as well as the part for the Build-A-Figure, Groot. They are available as a Set of 6 for $134.99; the Case Assortment adds an additions Iron Man and Star Lord and is priced at $159.99. Iron Man and Star Lord are also available individually at $21.99 each.

Toy Recalls for Week of March 31, 2014

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April 3, 2014 - Listed below are the toy (and child-related) recalls from this week; these links go to the official announcements on the Consumer Product Safety Commission web site.

- Wal-Mart Recalls Dolls Due to Burn Hazard

Spring Sale - 7000+ Items! The Walking Dead, Aliens, DBZ, Sideshow, Transformers, Imports at Big Bad Toy Store

Big Bad Toy Store

March 31, 2014 - (Sponsor Announcement) - Online retailer BigBadToyStore.com has several items of interest to collectors:

SPRING CLEANING SALE - PRICES REDUCED ON 7000+ ITEMS!
Each of the three lists contains a variety of highlighted items as well as links to the full 7000+ item clearance menus. Part 1 contains Transforming Toys, Star Wars and GI Joe figures, Part 2 has figures from DC and Marvel, and Part 3 is full of movie, television and video game figures. There are a ton of great deals on a wide variety of items!
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=15560

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THE WALKING DEAD TV SERIES DELUXE 10" FIGURE - RICK GRIMES
Sheriff Rick Grimes will soon join Daryl Dixon as the next 10" Deluxe figure. He is listed at $32.99, $7 off the MSRP.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=MCF14135&mode=re...

THE WALKING DEAD TV SERIES 06 - CASE, SET, SINGLES

DC's The MAD MAD MAD Giveaway

April 2014 - DC has a new contest online, The MAD MAD MAD Giveaway.

There is just a single prize package in this contest... but it is loaded with MAD goodies! To be more specific, the official rules for the contest describe the prize as:

Grand Prize

One (1) grand prize winner ("Grand Prize Winner") will receive the following:

- One (1) Limited Edition Alfred E. Neuman Lithographs
- One (1) MAD's Greatest Artists: Sergio Aragones: Five Decades of His Finest Works
- One (1) Spy vs. Spy (Mega Mini Kits) by MAD Magazine (2010)
- One (1) MAD about Super Heroes, Version 2.5
- One (1) Alfred E. Neuman for President Pin
- One (1) MAD Magazine The Best of the Worst (Special Collector's Edition 2012)
- One (1) Inside MAD: The "Unusual Gang of Idiots" Pick Their Favorite Mad Spoofs
- One (1) Totally MAD: 60 Years of Humor, Satire, Stupidity and Stupidity

Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of the Grand Prize is: $119.80

Total ARV for all Prizes: $119.80

Coupon: 20% Off at Toys'R'Us

March 30, 2014 - Last week, a postcard from Toys'R'Us arrived in our mailbox with a coupon for 25% off your in-store purchase when you use your 'R'Us credit card. It also had a url to share!

Go to http://toysrus.com/friends to get a printable coupon for 20% off your regular (and sale) priced purchase at Toys'R'Us and Babies'R'Us. The coupon is good March 30 to April 5.

You can use code FRIEND20 at the checkout if you prefer to shop online.

Save 20% at HasbroToyShop.com

March 2014 - An email newsletter from http://HasbroToyShop.com included a coupon code!

Use code FRIENDS14 to save 20% off your entire purchase and get free shipping on most items.

The fine print at the bottom of the email excludes a few of the fun things you might be interested in buying:

20% OFF AND FREE SHIPPING WITH NO MINIMUM PURCHASE
20% off and Free Standard Shipping on HasbroToyShop.com orders of most products currently for sale on HasbroToyShop.com. Discount applies to pre-tax and pre-shipping amount. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Offer excludes purchases of HasbroToyShop.com exclusives, Gift Cards, PLAYSKOOL SESAME STREET BIG HUGS ELMO Toy & MONOPOLY RHODE ISLAND EDITION Game. Other exclusions may apply. Valid while supplies last. No rain checks. Not valid on previous orders. Offer may expire or be withdrawn without notice due to error, fraud or unforeseen circumstances. Offer valid in U.S. only. Void where prohibited. Subject to terms and conditions of use and HasbroToyShop.com policies. Offer expires April 7, 2014, at 11:59 PM (ET).
©2014 HASBRO. All Rights Reserved.

The Batman 75 Sweepstakes

March 2014 - DC has a new contest online, The Batman 75 Sweepstakes.

There is just a single prize package in this contest... but it is loaded with Batman goodies! To be more specific, the official rules for the contest describe the prize as:

Dynamite Brings Creators and Exclusives To Emerald City Comicon 2014

Dynamite Brings Creators and Exclusives To Emerald City Comicon 2014

March 27, 2014, Mt. Laurel, NJ - Kicking off our 10th Anniversary Celebration in style and premiering at this special Comic Con - Dynamite is proud to announce their creative guest line-up for this weekend's Emerald City Comicon, along with an ECCC convention exclusive, a talent-packed signing schedule and a panel which will spotlight some of the industry's most beloved creators.

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