Babe Ruth Super Chase Figure Preview

McFarlane Toys is offering their own “golden ticket” in the upcoming Cooperstown 2009 lineup. Only five of the Yankee versions of Babe Ruth pitching will receive an alternate paint job – with the hat painted dark blue with a white…

New McFarlane Packaging

I know this probably isn’t a HUGE story, but it’s nice to see that companies actually listen to collectors. McFarlane has done away with the awful clamshell packaging that irritated collectors of their action figure lines. They’re now going with…

Sports Picks: MLB Series 20

McFarlane Toys is already up to the 20th series of their popular Sports Picks Major League Baseball line. This series includes the following players: Chase Utley, Barry Zito, Chien-Ming Wang, Kevin Youkilis, Gary Sheffield and Paul Konerko. (Being a Philly…

Cooperstown 5 Lineup Revealed

McFarlane released the lineup for their 5th series of Cooperstown inspired Hall of Fame baseball figures. The six figures will include Hank Aaron, Mickey Mantle, Ty Cobb, Mike Schmidt, Dennis Eckersley and Ryne Sandberg. Being a Phillies fan, I’ll make…

SDCC 2007: McFarlane Toys (Booth #2601)

McFarlane Toys had a number of their stylized Spawn figures on display. Personally, I like the feel of these figures rather than the more detailed Spawn series. They’re nice and simple, and give off more of a comic-like aura. Also,…

Who Wears Short Shorts?

The first thing I thought when I saw the new Bill Russell Sports Pick figure from McFarlane Toys was “What the…??”. That must be the most interesting pose I have seen. But apparently, that was Russell’s unique rebounding style. And…

REVIEW: Sports Picks NBA Series 12

Background McFarlane’s Sports Picks has become one of the company’s most recognizable figure lines (perhaps second behind Spawn). They currently produce figures for the four major US sports – hockey, football, baseball and basketball. Their NBA line is now in…

REVIEW: Rocky and Alien 3D Movie Posters

Background Last year, McFarlane Toys launched their 3D Movie Poster line. They already have some of the most notable films, particularly a number of cult classics, in production. The company uses the original theatrical movie posters as their inspiration, and…

REVIEW: NFL Sports Picks – Series 14

Background Is there a better way to celebrate NFL Draft weekend than by reading a review of McFarlane Toys NFL Sports Picks? I think not. Every sports fan should have at least one McFarlane figure…preferably a player from your favorite…

2006 SDCC: McFarlane Toys

McFarlane Toys were showcasing their sure to be popular line of LOST figures. The characters in Series 1 are: Locke, Jack, Charlie, Shannon, Kate and Hurley. They will also have a smaller set that revolves around members of the island…

Medicom Does Spawn

Medicom and McFarlane Toys are teaming up to bring collectors a number of brand-new Spawn products. Among the new offerings are a 12″ Real Action Hero Spawn, a Spawn Vinyl Collectors Doll and Spawn Kubricks. Designer toy fans will probably…

3-D Movie Poster: Friday the 13th

After revealing the 3-D movie poster of Jaws, McFarlane Toys is showing off a different type of horror flick – Friday the 13th. The 1980 classic horror film is brought to life as never before. The poster is 8.5″ wide…