Over a month ago, Hasbro announced the launch of their new project, HasLab, a crowdfunding initiative allowing fans to support a new collectible that will only be available in limited quantities to those who fund the product in question. The first product announced from the HasLab initiative was a Return of the Jedi playset of Jabba’s Sail Barge. It looked like an incredible collectible, but the $500 pricetag was pretty steep. As of a little less than two weeks ago, it didn’t seem like the sail barge was going to move forward. But fans have defied expectations and the project is fully funded. Read More »
Hasbro is one of the biggest toy companies in the world, creating action figures, vehicles, playsets and more for franchises like Star Wars, Marvel, Transformers, G.I. Joe and much more. They deliver some of the most affordable and cool toys out there, but they know that fans want more, and they’re trying to give it to them.
At Toy Fair 2018 this past weekend (check out our round-up of the coolest toys from movies and TV), Hasbro announced a new initiative called HasLab, a crowdsourcing platform that hopes to put dream products into the hands of fans. Just like projects on Kickstarter or Indiegogo, fans can support a limited edition toy and if the goal is met, they’ll receive the toy. HasLab is kicking things off in a big way with a big Star Wars playset from Return of the Jedi: Jabba’s Sail Barge. Read More »