ToyConNJ 2020 (Wayne, NJ)

ToyConNJ, a pop culture & collectibles show, found a new location for their 2020 event at the Wayne PAL with nearly 100 vendors specializing in toys of every kind! Held from October 9-11, Veteri Productions made sure that their rescheduled event would not only meet safety expectations but exceed them: a temperature check at theContinue reading “ToyConNJ 2020 (Wayne, NJ)”

Toys R Us GSP Grand Opening (Paramus, NJ)

Nearly a year and a half since Toys R Us closed its last store, they’ve miraculously made a comeback and opened their doors again, first in New Jersey! Located at Garden State Plaza (Paramus, NJ), one of the country’s largest & most profitable malls, this new Toys R Us is all about the experiences you’llContinue reading “Toys R Us GSP Grand Opening (Paramus, NJ)”

Rhode Island Comic Con 2019

Thousands of comic book & pop culture fans filled the streets of Providence, RI for the 8th annual Rhode Island Comic Con from November 1-3. With over 200 comic book creators & celebrities under the roofs of the Dunkin’ Donuts Center, Rhode Island Convention Center, and the Omni Hotel, the weekend was absolutely packed withContinue reading “Rhode Island Comic Con 2019”

The Mall Collectibles Show

If you ever found yourself walking around a mall, missing the days of KB Toys, EB Games, Funcoland, and now even Toys R Us, then I think you’d enjoy The Mall Collectibles Show! Organized by Veteri Productions who also manages Toy Con NJ, the show is 2 days long and is held at the BrunswickContinue reading “The Mall Collectibles Show”

Goodbye, Toys “R” Us…

Today is June 29, 2018 and if your local Toys R Us hasn’t closed yet, today is probably the day… Toys R Us Kids all around the world were shocked enough when the American retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in September 2017. But March 15, 2018 was the final nail in the coffin. ItContinue reading “Goodbye, Toys “R” Us…”

Top 10 Posts Of 2017

What a crazy year! More than double the amount of posts from last year, and even more cons (how did that happen?). All in all, a pretty amazing year and I can’t wait to see what 2018 will bring. But join me, why don’t you, as we look at some of my most visited postsContinue reading “Top 10 Posts Of 2017”

Play Fair 2017 – The Ultimate Experience In Toys & Family Entertainment

Play Fair is a celebration of play and entertainment for all ages. It’s an immersive, experience-rich event for children, parents, families, and teenage and adult fans. With hands-on exhibits, awe-inspiring displays, dozens of toy and entertainment brands, and never-before-seen exclusives, attendees can feel, touch, and take home their favorite toys and games — and beContinue reading “Play Fair 2017 – The Ultimate Experience In Toys & Family Entertainment”

Force Friday II (The Last Jedi)

With Disney kickstarting a whole new trilogy of Star Wars movies, Force Friday made an epic comeback with a midnight event in 2015 in anticipation of Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Last year there was a “Force Friday” type event (#GoRogue) but wasn’t technically a sequel to 2015’s event. However, with the coming of EpisodeContinue reading “Force Friday II (The Last Jedi)”

Toys R Us Times Square Grand Opening 2017

Almost 2 years after Toys R Us closed down its flagship store in Times Square, the company opened a temporary holiday store today at 1466 Broadway, New York, NY! They announced: Good things DO come in small(er) packages! The opening of our temporary holiday store in Times Square is set for 9am, Sat., Aug. 26.Continue reading “Toys R Us Times Square Grand Opening 2017”

Force Friday 2016 (#GoRogue)

Ever since the anticipation of a new line of Star Wars merchandise that would relaunch with The Force Awakens, Force Friday has been an annual event held at Toys R Us, Disney Store, Target, and many others, where stores open at midnight to release the latest merchandise to support the next Star Wars film. 2015Continue reading “Force Friday 2016 (#GoRogue)”