Goldner: 'The Penetration of Gaming Has Increased Substantially'
April 29, 2020
An early indication of changes in behavior that favor geek culture during the coronavirus crisis came today during the Hasbro conference call.
McFarlane Toys from the Beginning, the Evolution of the Toy Business, Top 2020 Products
March 10, 2020
In Part 1, we talk about the beginnings of McFarlane Toys, how the toy business has evolved, and key products from the company’s 2020 line.
We Talk to VIZ Media's Kevin Hamric
February 26, 2020
VIZ Media Senior Director of Sales and Marketing Kevin Hamric shared 2019 results and plans for 2020 in our annual Manga Week interview.
The Rise and Fall of the 'My Little Pony CCG' and the Company that Made It
February 19, 2020
Dean Irwin got to run his own company. Today, he’s "humbled," and looking to see what his next thing will be.
Hasbro's Total Gaming Up 6%
February 12, 2020
Hasbro's gaming sales were up 6% to $1.53 billion for the year.
But 'Magic,' 'D&D' Grow
October 22, 2019
Wizards of the Coast's Magic: The Gathering and Dungeons & Dragons were two bright spots in Hasbro's Q3, an otherwise tough quarter with sales and earnings both hit by actual and threatened tariffs.
Mark Rosewater's 'State of the Union' Essay For 'Magic: The Gathering' Design
August 27, 2019
In his annual State of the Union essay, Rosewater’s review of the year in Magic design identified key points that are applicable to retail sales.
The 'Summer of Hogaak' Ends
August 26, 2019
Wizards of the Coast updated its Magic: The Gathering Banned and Restricted Lists on the morning of August 26.
Eliminated in Toys and Games by 2022
August 20, 2019
Hasbro will phase out plastic packaging for new toy and game products by the end of 2022.
Hasbro's Total Gaming Up 26%
July 24, 2019
Hasbro's total gaming sales were up 26% in Q2 2019, with the War of the Sparks and Modern Horizons sets overperforming.