Toys R Us to host Twilight Saga: New Moon event

We receieved a really exciting e-mail today for all you New Yorkers or diehard Twi-fans out there willing to travel near and far for a chance meeting some of the Twilight Saga stars.

Apparently, the Times Square Toys R’ Us is having a Twilight Saga: New Moon event the day before the big premiere!

Here are the details:

Toys R Us Logo - Property of ToysRUs.comToys“R”Us Has Been Bitten, Transforming Into
The Twilight Saga Destination

 Toys“R”Us Offers In-Store and Online Dedicated Boutiques,
Exclusive Products & a Star-Studded Event

WAYNE, NJ (NOVEMBER 3, 2009) – As moviegoers prepare for the highly anticipated November 20 release of Summit Entertainment’s The Twilight Saga: New Moon, today Toys“R”Us announced that its stores will serve as go-to destinations for devoted fans and curious newcomers to find the latest Twilight Saga-inspired products. Passionate, riveting, and full of surprising twists and turns, this ongoing vampire love story, well on its way to literary immortality and another box office sensation, has translated into highly coveted merchandise. Everything from t-shirts emblazoned with images of Edward and Bella to movie posters can be found in dedicated boutiques in Toys“R”Us stores nationwide and online at  
“At Toys“R”Us, we’re committed to providing kids – and kids at heart – with the products they crave most. In anticipation of the upcoming theatrical debut of The Twilight Saga: New Moon, we’re offering customers a wide assortment of Twilight Saga merchandise in special, dedicated shops,” said Karen Dodge, Chief Merchandising Officer, Toys“R”Us, U.S.  “We are proud to bring one of the defining properties of the year to our stores with terrific products, including many items that can only be found at Toys“R”Us, and we expect reactions to be ‘other-worldly.’” Counts Down the Moons and Minutes to The Twilight Saga: New Moon’s Nationwide Debut

People across the country – and around the world – are counting down to 12:01am on November 20 when The Twilight Saga: New Moon debuts in movie theaters nationwide. They no longer need to mark their calendars; instead, can serve as their countdown destination. For those eager to purchase movie-inspired merchandise, The Twilight Saga virtual store is open at, providing exciting features, such as downloadable wallpaper options and a Toys“R”Us-exclusive cut of The Twilight Saga: New Moon trailer.
Additionally, from November 5 through November 25, participants have the unbelievable chance to win a one-of-a-kind Grand Prize from the production of The Twilight Saga: New Moon or one of several exciting prizes – some of which are signed by talent from the film – by entering the “Toys“R”Us Ultimate New Moon Sweepstakes” online at Only one entry per person is permitted for the duration of the sweepstakes. Winners will receive one of seven prizes, including the Grand Prize of two robes worn during a Volturi scene from The Twilight Saga: New Moon, a The Twilight Saga: New Moon poster signed by talent from the film, a copy of The Twilight Saga: New Moon movie script signed by talent from the film, a Barbie Collector® – Twilight Edward Doll by Mattel, a Barbie Collector® – Twilight Bella Doll by Mattel, a Twilight Collector Edward Cullen Doll by Tonner Doll Company, and a Twilight Collector Bella Swan Doll by Tonner Doll Company. Full sweepstakes details can be found at  
Toys“R”Us Times Square Transforms Into All Things Twilight

Hot Topic display in Toys R UsAttention Twi-Lovers!  On Thursday, November 19, just one day before the release of The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Toys“R”Us Times Square will transform into the ultimate destination for all things Twilight.  Guests will have the opportunity to take their photo against a backdrop featuring characters from the movie and participate in a trivia quiz for a chance to show off their knowledge of The Twilight Saga.  The flagship store’s Twilight Saga boutique will feature a special selection of apparel from Hot Topic in addition to the wide assortment of movie-inspired merchandise available in Toys“R”Us stores nationwide. The feature shop will also display real props and scenery from The Twilight Saga: New Moon set, including the distinguished thrones from the Volturi Lair and Bella and Jacob’s motorcycles!  

Jacob's bike on display in Toys R UsBeginning Saturday, November 7th at 7am, the first 500 guests who purchase $50 worth of Twilight Saga products at Toys“R”Us Times Square will receive a ticket to a VIP autograph signing, scheduled to feature Nikki Reed (Rosalie) and Kellan Lutz (Emmett). Only 500 tickets will be available, on a first come, first served basis, to attend the VIP autograph signing at 4pm on Thursday, November 19 at Toys“R”Us Times Square! Limit one ticket per person and one autograph per cast member at the signing. Additional rules apply.*
Additionally, beginning Saturday, November 14, the first 325 guests who purchase $65 worth of Twilight Saga products at Toys“R”Us Times Square will receive one ticket valid for entry for two people to attend an exclusive advance screening of The Twilight Saga: New Moon on November 19. Tickets for this unique opportunity are available only to the first 325 guests on a first come, first served basis.  Additional rules apply.*
Twilight Products as Enticing as Edward Cullen’s Amber Eyes
Twilight-inspired action figures, games, books, gift packs and accessories – even a special re-release of the Twilight DVD – are now available at Toys“R”Us stores nationwide, located in eye-catching boutiques, featuring graphics and scenes from The Twilight Saga: New Moon.

Whoa!  A chance to meet Nikki and Kellan?  Cool!  Awesome!  So, whatever shall you buy in order to help you increase your chances?  Well, here’s a few ideas!



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