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The Amazing Spider-Man Theatrical Release

By Official Disney Store Blogger, Jul 03, 2012 10:00 PM

The Amazing Spider-Man from Marvel Entertainment premiered today in theaters nationwide! Have you seen it yet? What did you think?

The Amazing Spider-Man
 

Looking for some sweet spidey-gear to embark on your own adventures? Check out the awesome Spider-Man items from Disney Store below! Click on each image for more information.

Spider-Man BackpackSpider-Man Lunch Tote
The Amazing Spider-Man Tee for BoysThe Amazing Spider-Man Tee for Boys Red
Spider Strike Battle Racer Play SetThe Amazing Spider Man Web Shooter

Spider-Man Tee for WomenThe Amazing Spider-Man Tee for Men

Congratulations to our Avengers Minimates Winners!

By Official Disney Store Blogger, May 21, 2012 4:45 PM

You all assembled to answer our sweepstakes questions for the Avengers Minimates, and we have our three winners!

Super hero-sized congratulations to Ronald O. of Stockon, CA, Jared H. of Portland, OR, and Denise M. of Burbank, CA! They are all the proud new owners of some super sweet super heros!

Avengers Minimates
Here are the answers to our Avengers questions:

  •  What famous bodybuilder/actor provided the voice for Hulk along with Mark Ruffalo in Marvel's The Avengers?

ANSWER: Lou Ferrigno

  • Sales of what meat dish skyrocketed after Tony Stark's mention of it in the film?

ANSWER: Shawarma

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Avengers Sweepstakes! Keep a "Hawkeye" out for the chance to win more Hulk-sized prize packs that would even make Iron Man soar! 

Shawarma, anyone?
How many of you saw the shawarma scene in Marvel's The Avengers? What did you think?

Happy Monday,

Liz

Mystery Revealed! Win a Complete Set of Avengers Minimates!

By Official Disney Store Blogger, May 17, 2012 11:30 AM

Yesterday we had a mini invasion at Disney Store Headquarters of some pint-sized super heroes—Avengers Minimates exclusively available at Disney Store! Were you able to spot them in the photos I posted?

Mini Avengers Invasion
Mini Avengers Invasion

Mini Avengers Invasion
These Avengers may be small in size, but they still pack a super-sized bundle of excitement and fun! The Avengers Minimates come in two sets with three super heroes and one evil-doer in each. These sets are the perfect way to bring the action of the Avengers’ mightiest heroes home with you.

And right now you can! We are giving away THREE complete sets of the Avengers Minimates, right here on The Buzz. That means three lucky winners!

Captain America, Hulk, Kang, and Giant-Man
Hawkeye, Grim Reaper, Thor, and Iron Man
To enter, correctly answer the Avengers trivia questions below. Sweepstakes ends May 20, 2012, 11:59 PDT and on May 21, three winners will be randomly selected from the correct entries.

Questions:

  • What famous bodybuilder/actor provided the voice for Hulk along with Mark Ruffalo in Marvel’s The Avengers?
     
  • Sales of what meat dish skyrocketed after Tony Stark’s mention of it in the film?

When entering in the comments section, please be sure to include your first name and email address in the information fields (email address will not be displayed with the comment). This is our way of contacting you. Entries received will not be published to the public during the duration of the sweepstakes.

Click here to Download Avengers Minimates Sweepstakes Rules.

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Have you seen Marvel’s The Avengers yet? What was your favorite scene from the film? I love the moment when Captain America tells Bruce Banner, “Doc… I think now is the perfect time for you to get angry.” To which Bruce replies, “That’s my secret, Cap. I’m always angry.”

Good luck!

Liz 

Mini Avengers Invasion at Disney Store Headquarters

By Official Disney Store Blogger, May 16, 2012 4:30 PM

Marvel's The Avengers has made quite a smash at box offices, surpassing all records to become the #1 opening weekend of all time and one of the biggest movies of the year. A feat fit for the finest collection of super heros! 

The Avengers have not only appeared in theaters worldwide, but in Disney Stores across the nation as well with awesome and super cool products, like the Hulk Smash Fists and Action Figure. 

Hulk Smash FistsHulk Action Figure

We have noticed some small-scale super hero activity right here at Disney Store Headquarters, too. From tiny bolts of lightning to slight rumblings in the building, it looks like the Avengers have taken on miniture forms to fight crime for our Cast Members!

I snapped these photos of our super hero stage sets featuring Avengers product, and I think some of the mini Avengers are hiding out among the costumes and accessories. Can you spot them?

Mini Avengers
Mini Avengers
Mini Avengers
Mini Avengers mystery to be continued tomorrow... as well as a super surprise from Disney Store! You won't want to miss out!

"Hulk... SMASH!"

Liz

Avengers Assemble at Disney Store!

By Official Disney Store Blogger, May 02, 2012 2:05 PM

Ready to exercise your super strength and become a superhero? Look no further!

This Saturday, May 5th come to Disney Store’s awesome Avengers event and prepare to learn all the necessary super skills you need to be just like the Avengers! Our second Junior Avengers training and orientation session is the perfect prep for the nationwide release of Marvel’s The Avengers, hitting theaters this Friday!

Be sure to come dressed as your favorite Avenger! You can find some awesome Avengers gear at Disney Store and DisneyStore.com.

Check out some photos from our first Junior Avengers training session—there was definitely some high-action moments and superhero fun!

Avengers Assemble!
Avengers Assemble!

Avengers Assemble!
So head out to your local Disney Store* and get in on the Avengers action!

Choose from one of the following Saturdays:
May 5 or May 12

Session 1 – 10:30 am
Session 2 – 11:30 am
Session 3 – 12:30 pm

Which Avengers superhero is your favorite? Tell me in the comments section below!

Liz

  The Avengers
*Minimum age for participation is 3 years. Event limited per session based on store capacity. No lineups prior to 30 minutes before event begins. Event subject to change or cancellation without notice. Call store for more information.

Avengers Week on The Buzz

By Official Disney Store Blogger, May 01, 2012 4:42 PM

Hi there, Buzz readers!

Wondering where can you watch action-packed adventure and epic crime-fighting with your favorite superheroes all in one place?

In Marvel’s The Avengers, of course!

 

The final countdown to the new epic film from Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios is here, as Marvel’s The Avengers premieres this Friday, May 4th in theaters nationwide. Join Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Thor, Black Widow, and Hawkeye as they work together to bring down the evil exploits of the Norse god Loki.

What better way to prep for the big event than to dress up your Junior Avenger in some awesome role play costumes from Disney Store? Then you can bring the action and adventure right into your very own home! Check out the totally cool costumes and accessories below, available at Disney Stores and DisneyStore.com now.

Captain America CostumeCaptain America Shield
Hulk Smash FitsHulk Costume
Iron Man MaskThor Mask

How many of you are planning on seeing Marvel's The Avengers this weekend? If you could have any super power, what would it be? Let us know in the poll below!

I would chose to be invisible, that way I could always leave my opponents guessing my whereabouts! 

Liz

The Avengers are Coming!

By Official Disney Store Blogger, Mar 01, 2012 8:42 PM

Superheroes, assemble!

Yesterday, Disney was thrilled to launch the newest trailer for Marvel’s The Avengers, releasing in theaters on May 4th of this year! The date could not have been more fitting, as today we celebrate the original comic book debuts of both Captain America (1941) and Iron Man (1963).

Marvel's The Avengers
Captain America, considered to be the first of the Avengers, was created by artists Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Wearing his signature American flag-inspired costume, Captain America uses his indestructible shield to protect the world against the evil plotting of his enemies. Check out Disney Store’s awesome costume rendition of Steve Rogers’ superhero alter ego! It comes complete with a glow-in-the-dark star and includes Captain America’s famous mask.

Disney Store Captain America Costume


Iron Man, created by writer-editor Stan Lee and designed by artists Don Heck and Jack Kirby, gains his superhero status after creating a powered suit of armor to save his life and later to protect the world. With his signature brilliant red suit and mask, he is quite the hero to behold! Take a look at this vintage comic book cover from when Iron Man was first introduced as a superhero!

Iron Man Comic Book Cover

Marvel's The Avengers is sure to be the most action-packed movie of the year as it features all your favorite Marvel characters, from the furious Incredible Hulk to the deadly Black Widow. The film will definitely keep us all on the edge of our seats as we watch to see if this amazing group of superheroes can defeat a new enemy that is threatening the safety of the entire world! Check out the newest trailer below- you don’t want to miss this!

 

So, Buzz readers, who is your favorite Marvel superhero? Tell me in the comments section below!

Liz

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