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Articles and editorials covering recent events, releases and issues important to the Simpsons Collector community.

Sunday, February 20, 2005 Toy Fair 2005: Rocket USA

Rocket USA has scaled back their Simpsons releases, but they are still offering many of the past releases. Also, a new item was on display this year: A metal Homer Simpson windchime.

Sunday, February 20, 2005 Toy Fair 2005: Kidz Kraze

Kidz Kraze does inflatable products from a number of licenses. Last year they released a line of inflatable figures. They are also doing an inflatable Duff can and an inflatable Simpsons chair.

Sunday, February 20, 2005 Toy Fair 2005: NJ Croce Co.

NJ Croce will be continuing to release bendable figures in 2005. In addition to the planned Moe's Tavern-themed set (including Homer with Isotopes cap, Barney, Moe, Duffman, Duffgirl 1, and Duffgirl 2), they are also doing a Kang and Kodos two-pack similar to the Itchy & Scratchy pack they did in the past. The Kang and Kodos set is due out in the late Spring. The Moe's Tavern set is due out in ... read more

Sunday, February 20, 2005 Toy Fair 2005: Dakin

Dakin will be continuing the Simpsons plush line in 2005 and beyond. Whereas many past releases had been released exclusively to places like Hot Topic, they are now planning to move back to more mass marketed releases. As part of this move to mass market releases, they are planning on rereleasing many of the early plushes in the line, like the ones pictured below.... read more

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