In lieu of doing reviews on all of the awesome Free Comic Book Day books that I got to read this week, I’d like to share with you a few things.
- They are all really fun.
- Free Comic Book Day is an event you can’t miss, it’s this Saturday 5/6.
- It’s a perfect thing to do to help cure the Cinco De Mayo Hangover!
- Bring your kids, because kids love comics!
Now check out the Gold and Silver covers!
Disney∙Pixar Cars 3 hits theaters soon, and the toys are storming off the track and into stores this Spring! Check out what’s next for Cars 3 from Mattel!
Disney∙Pixar Cars 3 Character Car Assortment (DXV29)
SRP: $3.99 | 3+ years | Available: Spring 2017
- There will be a full refresh of the diecast collection for Cars 3. There will be a great variety of new Cars 3 characters as well as several familiar faces from Radiator Springs.
- The assortment includes the three main characters from the film: o Lightning McQueen in his all new deco from Cars 3. o Cruz Ramirez who is Lightning McQueen’s training partner and is a breakout character from Cars 3.
o Jackson Storm, Lightning McQueen’s new “frenemy” on the race track. He is a next gen racer who is giving Lightning a run for his money.
Disney∙Pixar Cars 3 Crazy 8 Crashers Smash & Crash Derby Playset (DXY95)
SRP: $29.99 | 4+ years | Available: Spring 2017
- Recreate the thrilling competition scenes from the new DisneyPixar Cars 3 movie with this action packing set.
- Rev your engines and watch the character vehicles race, crash and bash through the course.
- The set comes with barrels, tires, and other themed accessories as well as a 1:55 scale mud covered Lightning McQueen vehicle to start the fun right away.
- The first player to knock Miss Fritter’s bus down wins. Then, reconfigure the arena and get ready for more epic action.
Disney Cars Movie Moves Lightning McQueen (FBH05)
SRP: $29.99 | 3+ years | Available: Spring 2017
- Enjoy exciting story play and realistic movie fun with Lightning McQueen. Inspired by DisneyPixar Cars 3, the vehicle reacts to motion when he goes forward, backward, left, right, upside down and says over 65 iconic phrases and sounds.
- He has a signature sleek design, working headlights and taillights. You can also choose the Movie Moves Cruz Ramirez vehicle and recreate even more dynamic movie scenes and interactive racing.
Disney Cars Movie Moves Cruz Ramirez (FBH06)
SRP: $29.99 | 3+ years | Available: Spring 2017
- Enjoy exciting story play and realistic movie fun with this reactive Cruz Ramirez vehicle from Disney•Pixar Cars 3. The new racer responds to motion: forward, backward, left, right, upside down and says over 65 sounds and phrases from the film like “You’re my hero, McQueen!”
- It also has working headlights, taillights. You can also choose the Movie Moves Lightning McQueen vehicle and recreate even more dynamic movie scenes and interactive racing.
Disney Cars 20‐inch Lightning McQueen (FBN52)
SRP: $24.99 | 3+ years | Available: Spring 2017
- DisneyPixar Cars fans get big action with this 20″ Lightning McQueen vehicle. The favorite leading character features iconic colors, race styling and comes ready for awesome push around play.
Disney Pixar Cars 3 Willy’s Butte Transforming Track Set (DVF40)
SRP: $24.99 | 4+ years | Available: Spring 2017
- Enjoy new movie‐themed thrills at a favorite Radiator Springs location, Willy’s Butte.
- Inspired by Disney•Pixar Cars 3, this hair‐raising set uses multiple wild driving skills and transforms for 3 ways to play.
- Launch cars and see them speed up the ramp and soar over the jump. Transform the track and do more loop stunt action and increase the racing challenge.
- The set features accessories as seen in the new movie and your favorite champion vehicle, Lightning McQueen to start training right away.
Disney•Pixar Cars 3 Travel Time Mack Playset
SRP: $19.99 | 4+ years | Available: Spring 2017
- Inspired by Disney•Pixar Cars 3, the hauler features iconic details and rolling wheels for movie‐themed push around play.
- Its fully decoed interior fits up to 4 vehicles to transport your crew and key racers! Mack comes with two favorite crewmembers, Luigi and Guido, who can service your wheels in record speed.
- When you’re ready to hit the road, press Guido’s rooftop and he will launch your vehicle out of the set and into action.
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The upcoming Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia game, which launches exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems on May 19, is a massive game filled to the brim with content. For players who want to extend their adventure even further, five major DLC packs are coming to the game starting on May 19, adding more maps, dungeons, characters and items.
The upcoming Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia game, which launches exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems on May 19, is a massive game filled to the brim with content. (Photo: Business Wire)
- Season Pass (May 19, $44.99, 22 pieces of content): The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Season Pass includes all five DLC packs as they release. By purchasing the Season Pass, fans who want to receive all DLC will save more than 30 percent compared to purchasing all 22 pieces of content on their own.
- DLC Pack #1 – Fledgling Warriors Pack (May 19, $7.99, three pieces of content): Ideal for early- to mid-game adventurers, this pack includes a new dungeon (The Astral Temple) and two new maps, great for gaining more items, money and experience points.
- DLC Pack #2 – Undaunted Heroes Pack (May 25, $9.99, three pieces of content): In addition to a new dungeon (The Inner Sanctum), this pack also includes two challenging new maps that stronger, more seasoned heroes will want to tackle.
- DLC Pack #3 – Lost Altars Pack (May 25, $14.99, 10 pieces of content): The mysterious dungeons included in this pack hold the power to upgrade characters to exclusive classes that don’t appear in the main game.
- DLC Pack #4 – Rise of the Deliverance Pack (June 1, $12.99, four pieces of content): Discover the previously untold history of Valentia in this Prologue pack. Complete with new story content and additional voice acting that details the rise of the Deliverance in Zofia, this collection of challenging maps includes new support conversations between selected heroes, as well as the ability to take command of a character players won’t be able to control in the main game.
- DLC Pack #5 ($5.99, two pieces of content): More information about this final DLC pack will be revealed in the future.
All of these packs, as well as the individual components included in each pack, can be purchased separately, giving players the flexibility to buy as many or as few as they want.
While Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia features all this great paid DLC, free downloadable content will also be released for the game after launch for a limited time, starting on May 19. The first free content is a special gift from Goddess Mila and can be obtained when playing the game. For more details about the game’s DLC, visit http://fireemblemechoes.nintendo.com/dlc.
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia launches for Nintendo 3DS on May 19 at a suggested retail price of $39.99. A limited-edition bundle for the game will launch on the same day at a suggested retail price of $59.99. Also launching on May 19 are the Alm and Celica amiibo figures, available only as a set at a suggested retail price of $24.99.
For more information about Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia visit http://fireemblemechoes.nintendo.com/.
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