Hasbro's 1st G.I. JOE Q&A: The Answers! Posted by Curto on April 23, 2007 at 03:13 PM CST: As part of Hasbro's bi-monthly Q&A session, Cool Toy Review passed on 5 of your burning questions and now we've got the answers for you.
Cool Toy Review: Will Hasbro be releasing the DTC Wave 4?
Hasbro: We are currently focused on building Anniversary as the new standard in 3.75". We are focusing all of our efforts on Anniversary for this fall. However, we are aware that collectors are interested in DTC Wave 4 and will do our best to factor it into future plans.
Cool Toy Review: Has Hasbro considered a "Galactic Heroes" type of line for GI Joe (ARAH)?
Hasbro: Rebuilding our 3.75" business with our Anniversary line is currently our top priority. Once we have re-engaged Joe vs. Cobra fans with the brand, we will be open to exploring many different expressions of the fantasy.
Cool Toy Review: Will Hasbro have mail-in figures for the new line?
Hasbro: There are currently no mail-ins planned for this fall. However, we are exploring the possibility for 2008.
Cool Toy Review: Will the anniversary assortment contain new file cards written by Larry Hamma?
Hasbro: The Anniversary file cards are a tribute to the original cards written by Larry Hama. Larry Hama is an important part of our history and we are always looking for new ways to involve Larry in the brand.
Cool Toy Review: Will there be 12" new or old versons of the Joe and Cobra figures?
Hasbro: 12" is an important scale in G.I. Joe's history. We are currently exploring options for where to take this scale as we move forward.
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