New York, NY – Total Nonstop Action Wrestling™ (TNA) is fast growing into the hottest company of the wrestling world. TNA's hour show iMPACT! took Spike TV's "Slammin' Saturday Night" block by storm, out-performing all expectations. The high-flying, extreme athleticism of Total Nonstop Action Wresting is the future of sports entertainment. Marvel Toys' new line of action figures and role play toys will enable fans to reenact all of the action and excitement of Total Nonstop Action and its top stars at home.
TNA headlines some of the most recognized and revered names in wrestling, including Sting, Christian Cage, Jeff Jarrett, Raven, Team 3D (Brother Devon & Brother Ray), and Konnan. Their roster also includes wrestling's hottest new stars: The Phenomenal AJ Styles, Samoa Joe, Monty Brown, America's Most Wanted, Christopher Daniels and Chris Sabin. Marvel Toys captures these super-athletes and their incredible physical athleticism in an action-packed product assortment.
Marvel Toys continues to support this hot newcomer with a line of action figures, accessories and role play that let fans control all the action in the palm of their hands. The new TNA line will hit stores beginning Spring 2006. Products will range in price from $6.99 to $17.99.
Highlights of the line include:
6" Action Figures Spring 2006, Ages 5+, SRP $6.99
Ready for action, each of the 6" fully poseable action figures in this TNA assortment is laser-scanned to exactly duplicate the likeness of your favorite star. A character-dedicated accessory is included with each figure to make play more fun—and to add more action to every match you create!
Assortment 3 (March 2006)
• Raven with Straight Jacket
• Chris Sabin with Catapult and Tag Team Championship Belt
• Monty Brown "Alpha Male" with Pounce Action Corner Post
• AJ Styles with Folding Table
Assortment 4 (June 2006)
• Petey Williams with Hockey Stick
• Kevin Nash with Folding Chair
• Rhino with Barbed Wire and Trash Can
• Superposeable Chris Harris in Entrance Gear
More TNA Wrestling action figures slated for Fall 2006.
Twin Pack Assortment 1 Current Available, Ages 5+, SRP $14.99
Each action-packed unit in this assortment comes with 2 fully poseable 6" action figures who are ready to go right out of the box. Use the included accessories with thunder slam action to bring add more spectacle into the mix—and to deliver the kind of results you need to become the world champion!
• XXX: Christopher Daniels and Elix Skipper with Folding Ladder
• 3 Live Crew: BG James and Konnan with Trash Can
• America's Most Wanted: Chris Harris and James Storm with Folding Table
Twin Pack Assortment 2 August 2006, Ages 5+, SRP $14.99
Hear it! See it! Feel it! These red-hot TNA Twin Packs include everything you need to relive the most incredible showdowns in TNA history. Reenact your favorite moves from your favorite Pay-Per-View Showdowns, using the 2 fully poseable 6" action figures while watching highlights on the special bonus CDs or collect them all and make up your own fantasy bouts! And if that's not enough, each package comes with an exclusive CD-ROM that contains footage from the actual pay-per-view match and includes screen savers, character bios and other great bonuses!
• Destination X: Jeff Hardy Vs. Abyss with "Destination X" CD
• Sacrifice: Samoa Joe Vs. AJ Styles with "Sacrifice" CD
• Final Resolution: Jeff Jarrett Vs. Monty Brown with
"Final Resolution" CD
More TNA Wrestling twin packs slated for Fall 2006.
TNA Championship Belt Playset August 2006, Ages 5+, SRP $17.99
With the TNA Championship Belt Playset, fans will get to live out the ultimate TNA fantasy—staking claim as the greatest wrestler in the world. This is no ordinary belt, either – open it up to reveal an awesome wrestling ring and then reenact your favorite battles with the included action figures! Choose from the World Championship Belt or X-Title Belt. Both styles feature a hidden ring and two action figures.
About Marvel Toys
Marvel Toys is the internal toy division of Marvel Entertainment Inc. With a library of over 5,000 characters, Marvel Entertainment, Inc. - formerly known as Marvel Enterprises, Inc. - is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies. Marvel's operations are focused on utilizing its character franchises in licensing, entertainment, publishing and toys. Areas of emphasis include feature films, DVD/home video, consumer products, video games, action figures and role-playing toys, television and promotions. Rooted in the creative success of over sixty years of comic book publishing, Marvel's strategy is to leverage its character franchises in a growing array of opportunities around the world. More information about Marvel can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is located at www.marvel.com
TNA Entertainment, LLC is a privately held company headquartered in Nashville,TN. TNA iMPACT! airs Saturday nights at 11 PM ET/PT on Spike TV with an encore Mondays at Midnight ET. TNA programming is currently available in 118 countries and is also available on monthly pay-per-view on iN DEMAND, DIRECTV, Dish Network and TVN as well as Viewer's Choice, Bell ExpressVu and Shaw PPV in Canada. The names of all Total Nonstop Action Wrestling televised programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans and all TNA Wrestling logos and trademarks are exclusive property of TNA Entertainment, LLC. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For more information, visit www.tnawrestling.com.
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