background img

The New Stuff


Hasbro launches Chomp Squad on YouTube

Following in the foot steps of last year’s Hanazuki, toy giant Hasbro has launched another new property through a series of animated YouTube shorts. Chomp Squad is an original series aimed at kids aged 3-5 about a group of heroes and their partnered dinosaurs.

The company launched the first 5 five-minute episodes on Saturday:

Hasbro has also released the first batch in Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Latin American Spanish, and European Spanish. New episodes are uploaded every Friday morning at 10AM eastern.

Chomp Squad is produced by Hasbro Studios, brought to life by Huminah Huminah Animation, a Canadian studio with offices in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia and Hamilton, Ontario. The first season of the show is set to run for 25 episodes.

As this is a Hasbro series, there’s naturally a line of toys on the way. Released under the Playskool Heroes brand, kids and parents can expect to see merchandise tying in with the show at retailers within the coming weeks.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Toy collectors might remember that when Hasbro held the license to the Jurassic Park franchise, the company produced a number of product lines aimed at younger children. The most recent of which, a tie-in to 2015’s Jurassic World, was released under the same Playskool Heroes branding that Chomp Squad is going under. In 2016, Hasbro was outbid for the rights to make Jurassic toys by rival manufacturer Mattel. Can these dinos take a bite out of the competition? Leave a comment down below!

Recently Published


New Disney Channel Series, Amphibia, inspired by Matt Braly’s “Hoppy” Memories

Disney Channel’s order for the second season of animated comedy ...

looney tunes

WATCH: Looney Tunes Unveils New Short, Dynamite Dance, at Annecy

Warnet Bros. Animation is getting ready to produce more than 1,000 ...


Netflix Preps Magic: The Gathering Animated Series

This will not come as a surprise to anyone who’s been following ...

ping and friends

Meta Media Picks Up Ping and Friends Ahead of Annecy Festival

Meta Media recently secured the rights to the newly completed series ...


DreamWorks creates new Jurassic World animated series for Netflix

Due out in 2020, DreamWorks has announced Jurassic World: Camp ...


Project Anime event offers insights into production

The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) will be ...


Mega Man: Fully Charged heads to South East Asia

The Blue Bomber’s newest animated adventures have arrived in ...


Batman vs TMNT Interviews from WonderCon

Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Produced by Warner Bros. ...


Disney XD Orders 3rd Season of Marvel’s Spider-Man

Endgame might have resulted in many of Marvel’s superheroes taking ...

Skip to toolbar