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A Ms. Monopoly Board Game Has Arrived, and Female Players Make More Than Males

A Ms. Monopoly Board Game Has Arrived, and Female Players Make More Than Males

Hasbro is releasing a new version of Monopoly where the mustachioed, top-hat-wearing Rich Uncle Pennybags isn't the center of attention - his niece is. Dubbed Ms. Monopoly, the brand-new game is
One of This Week's Best Toys Doesn't Get a Mjolnir

One of This Week's Best Toys Doesn't Get a Mjolnir

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round-up of the best toys we’ve seen on the internet this week. Today, we’ve got hot bods, dad bods, metal bods, all sorts of bods! And that’s even before we
The New Sonic The Hedgehog Monopoly Game Is About Going Fast And Battling Bosses

The New Sonic The Hedgehog Monopoly Game Is About Going Fast And Battling Bosses

Debuting in 2017 with a Mario-themed set, Monopoly Gamer combines Hasbro’s classic real estate board game with iconic video game characters and unique game mechanics. Now it’s Sonic’s turn to race
Did You Know Hasbro Now Owns Death Row Records? It’s True and We’re Not Playing Games

Did You Know Hasbro Now Owns Death Row Records? It’s True and We’re Not Playing Games

To all you toys out there, who don’t want to be under a parent company where the CEO...all up in your playpen, all in the sandbox, dancin’...then come to Death Row!Read more...
Toymaker Hasbro now owns Death Row Records and Twitter has suggestions

Toymaker Hasbro now owns Death Row Records and Twitter has suggestions

Ready yourself for some Snoop Dogg Monopoly. Hasbro, the maker of Mr. Potato Head, Twister, G.I. Joe, and the aforementioned board game designed as a "critique of American greed," is now the proud
Death Row Records Is Now Owned by the Hasbro Toy Company

Death Row Records Is Now Owned by the Hasbro Toy Company

Hasbro acquired the Death Row catalog when it purchased the multimedia company Entertainment One.

Hasbro to Buy Peppa Pig Studio for $4 Billion

The deal will be Hasbro's largest, and was made possible by the weakening British pound
WIRE Buzz: Tom Holland Uncharted movie loses director, Amblin gets 'Distant', and more

WIRE Buzz: Tom Holland Uncharted movie loses director, Amblin gets 'Distant', and more

1p>Finish your day off right with another exciting edition of WIRE Buzz!A high-profile video game movie just lost its director, established comedy directors are entering the genre space, and a
Hasbro Acquires Entertainment One in $4 Billion All-Cash Deal

Hasbro Acquires Entertainment One in $4 Billion All-Cash Deal

Toymaker Hasbro is acquiring studio Entertainment One in an all-cash transaction valued at $4 billion, bringing My Little Pony and Nerf under the same umbrella as “Peppa Pig” and “PJ Masks” and
What's Up Yubber Nubbers, This Hot Toys Wicket and Leia Set Is the Best Toy of the Week

What's Up Yubber Nubbers, This Hot Toys Wicket and Leia Set Is the Best Toy of the Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of all the pretty plastic draining our wallets lately. This week: Star Wars’ actual best duo gets the Hot Toys figure set it deserves, Batman fights a
Apropos of Nothing at All, Here's Some Pictures of a Sweet New Ewan McGregor Obi-Wan Kenobi Figure

Apropos of Nothing at All, Here's Some Pictures of a Sweet New Ewan McGregor Obi-Wan Kenobi Figure

Not like anyone’s talking about Ewan McGregor and Obi-Wan Kenobi all of a sudden. Right? Read more...
Report: Crazy Rich Asians' Henry Golding Could Be G.I. Joe's New Snake Eyes

Report: Crazy Rich Asians' Henry Golding Could Be G.I. Joe's New Snake Eyes

The latest attempt to bring the Joes to the big screen may have found the man to portray one of its most iconic characters. Read more...
It’s Not Looking Good For Hasbro’s $4.6 Million Transformer Crowdfunding Campaign

It’s Not Looking Good For Hasbro’s $4.6 Million Transformer Crowdfunding Campaign

In mid-July, Hasbro launched a crowdfunding campaign seeking $575 from 8,000 backers each to produce a two-foot-tall action figure of Transformers: The Movie villain Unicron. With the August 31
These Are the Top New Toys of 2019, So Consider Your Kids' Holiday Gifts Sorted

These Are the Top New Toys of 2019, So Consider Your Kids' Holiday Gifts Sorted

With each new year comes the promise of fresh and exciting toy releases for boys and girls of all ages, and 2019 has been no different. No matter your kids' ages, interests, or current toy overflow
Doctor Octopus Calls for a Superior Action Figure, and More of the Best Toys of the Week

Doctor Octopus Calls for a Superior Action Figure, and More of the Best Toys of the Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of all the coolest new toys tempting our wallets on the internet lately. This week: somehow, Marvel’s White Rabbit gets an action figure! Lego will be
New G.I. Joe spinoff may revive character who's been undercover since '87

New G.I. Joe spinoff may revive character who's been undercover since '87

1p>Unless you dove deep into the comics or collected every toy in the G.I. Joe lineup back in the day, you may not be familiar with one of the series’ more interesting good guys. But, thanks to a
Another Ensemble G.I. Joe Movie Is in Development, Along With the Snake Eyes Solo Film

Another Ensemble G.I. Joe Movie Is in Development, Along With the Snake Eyes Solo Film

Six years have passed since the Real American Heroes known as G.I. Joe were on the big screen, but the wheels continue to spin. We’ve known that a Snake Eyes solo film has been on the table for a
Exclusive: Watch a Japanese Man in a Tuxedo Slowly Transform Hasbro's Giant New Unicron Toy

Exclusive: Watch a Japanese Man in a Tuxedo Slowly Transform Hasbro's Giant New Unicron Toy

Just before San Diego Comic-Con, Hasbro’s HasLab—a crowdfunding platform it uses to bring its most elaborate toy creations to life—revealed a towering 27-inch tall Transformers Unicron toy. With over

Monopoly Voice Banking isn’t that smart, but it makes the game tolerable

Monopoly is one of the best-known board games... and one of the most reviled. Games take forever to finish and can end in tears or fisticuffs. But that hasn't stopped Hasbro from churning out version

Monopoly Voice Banking isn’t that smart, but it makes the game tolerable

Monopoly is one of the best-known board games... and one of the most reviled. Games take forever to finish and can end in tears or fisticuffs. But that hasn't stopped Hasbro from churning out version