Comics, Toys

Never Mind About Hasbro’s Unit:E



Um, remember when I told you about Hasbro’s Unit:E brand earlier today, which seemed to include ke Micronauts, MASK, Jem, Candyland, Battleship Galaxies (?), Stretch
Armstrong, Action Man and something called Primordia? Well, apparently it’s just a comic, being sold at NYCC. At least for now. I guess those Jem dolls were just out to promote the recent DVD box set. Sorry to get your hopes up. Hey, blame Hasbro, not me. (Via ToyNewsI)

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