News Item #1 (10/10/18): Issue #1 of the Rainbow Brite comic series is available now at your local comic shop, and it has been met with rave reviews! I had the opportunity to interview the author, Jeremy Whitley, and Hallmark senior writer Kevin Dilmore before the comic premiered. And I have now released my spoiler-filled review of this amazing comic. Also new this fall are two officially licensed Halloween costumes! Rainbow Brite is available for adults in standard and plus sizes (along with accessory Twink purse), and Twink is soon to be available for infants and toddlers. Check out HalloweenCostumes.com to get your own! :)
News Item #2 (7/18/18): Stop the presses! A new Rainbow Brite comic series will be starting this October! You can read the press release here. And, if you're attending San Diego Comic Con this weekend, you can get a cover art poster signed by the comic's writer!!
News Item #3 (7/14/18): The Rainbow Brite Funko Pop is now available in many stores, including Hallmark, GameStop and Amazon. The 2018 Keepsake Ornament is now available in Hallmark stores and online. The Rainbow Brite DVD set is back in stock on Hallmark.com. Plus, Zazzle has many new Rainbow Brite items for sale, including lunchboxes, tapestries, birthday supplies, bath mats, socks, lamps, posters and more!
News Item #4 (5/818): Stefanie Eskander, the woman who designed the beloved 1980s Moonglow doll, is going to be attending JemCon this year! Hallmark added four adorable Rainbow Brite cards to their eCard store. 80sTees.com added a new t-shirt including the Rainbow Brite font. A new Rainbow Brite keepsake ornament will be coming to Hallmark stores on July 14th. And Coleco's Rainbow Brite mini arcade video game is now available for pre-order!
News Item #5 (2/16/18): Hallmark isn't the only company giving us Rainbow goodness this year. Funko announced that they are coming out with Rainbow Brite and Twink Pops this May!!! You can pre-order the set on Amazon and it will be available through other retailers as well. Hopefully she sells well so they'll make more characters! :D A new book is beginning to show up in Hallmark stores too!
News Item #6 (12/7/17): Hallmark gave us a massive dose of awesome just in time for the holidays! A new Puppy Brite, four new Baby Sprites, a doll carrier, and a brand new book including Murky and Lurky itty bittys are now available in stores! Kenyth Mogan wrote an article about these adorable winter releases here.