Hot Toys has announced another figure set from the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice film license. The Knightmare Batman and Flying Superman Cosbaby Collectible Set features an unmasked version of the caped crusader. The Knightmare Batman stands approximately 3.5 inches tall while the Flying Superman stands approximately 5 inches tall, with each featuring a rotatable head. Look for these to hit retailers beginning in Q2/Q3 of 2016.
Funko has introduced the Game of Thrones Action Figures and The Wall Display Set. These figures stand in at 3.75 inches in height and have five points of articulation. The first wave features Jon Snow, Samwell Tarly, Ghost, Tormund Giantsbane, Ygritte, Rattleshirt (aka Lord of Bones), Magnar of Thenn, a White Walker, and The Night King.
In addition to the individual figures, Funko is also releasing The Wall Display Set, which stands at 13 inches tall with 15-inch tall scaffolding to feature or interact with up to 25 Funko Action Figures. This display set comes with an exclusive Tyrion Lannister Action Figure. The individual figures will be released in June 2016, while The Wall Playlet will drop in July 2016.
Captain America: Civil War, Marvel’s biggest blockbuster of 2016, will be hitting theaters in May of 2016. Following the events of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America and the Avengers continue to protect the world, but the team becomes divided into two opposing factions, one led by Captain America and another by Iron Man, after collateral damage prompts the government to oversee and hold accountability for the Avengers’ actions. Hot Toys has announced a special 1/6th scale Captain America (Battling Version) collectible figure as a Movie Promo Edition item available exclusively in selected markets.
The highly-accurate Captain America collectible figure is crafted based on the image of Chris Evans as Captain America/Steve Rogers in Captain America: Civil War. In addition to the helmeted and newly painted un-helmeted head sculpt of Steve Rogers, the collectible figure also features a new Captain America suit with battle weathering effects, metal shield with scratch marks and weathering effects, a broken Crossbones helmet, and a special debris diorama base.
Sideshow Collectibles has the figure available to pre-order. It's currently limited to a wait list, but the figure retails for $224.99.
The 1/6th scale Captain America figure features the following:
- Captain America helmeted head sculpt
- Newly painted un-helmeted head sculpt
- Pair of fists
- Pair of shield holding hands
- Shield throwing right hand
- Shield catching left hand
- Finger pointing right hand
- Newly tailored Captain America suit with star emblem and red and white patterns
- Pair of newly tailored blue embossed patterned pants with pouches, knee pads, and red trims
- Pair of fabric coated elbow pads
- Pair of fabric coated knee pads
- Brown leather-like back shield holder and body strap
- Brown leather-like belt with pouches
- Pair of black boots
- Metal circular red and blue Captain America shield with scratch-like marks and weathering effects
- Broken Crossbones helmet
- Debris diorama base with Captain America nameplate and movie logo
Funko has announced a series of four figures from one of the most popular sci-fi films of the 1980's - Pop! Movie: Flash Gordon. The series includes namesake Flash Gordon, Ming the Merciless, General Klytus, and Prince Vultan of the Hackmen. Look for them to be released beginning in July 2016.
On Friday April 22nd 2016, at Noon PST, Toy Art Gallery will be releasing Candie Bolton's Oh My! Yokai: Night Parade mini gachas. These little devils measure around 2 inches tall and are cast in a blood-red vinyl. This debut edition is available for $10.00 each or $40.00 for the set of 5 pieces.
Hey...it's time to celebrate the career of Conor McGregor...right? Oh wait...he's now un-retired? Well, it doesn't matter to Funko as they've announced the Pop! UFC Series. The series features the best fighters from around the world - Conor McGregor, Ronda Rousey, Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva, Jose Aldo, and BJ Penn. Look for them to be released in June 2016.
Artist Adam Greeley has posted his Marvel Legends Week 4 custom up on eBay. The Marvel Legends Custom Hot Rod Iron Man is a fully articulated figure painted with durable automotive and tamiya paint. It stands 6 inches in height. The opening bid is at $60.00, and bidding will end on Thursday April 28th 2016 at 8PM ET.
Fans around the world will witness the fracture of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Marvel’s latest blockbuster Captain America: Civil War. As the Avengers continue to protect the world, the team becomes divided into two opposing factions, one led by Captain America and another by Iron Man, after extensive collateral damage prompts the government oversight and accountability for the Avengers. Hot Toys is adding to the excitement with the announcement of their 1/6th scale collectible figure of Tony Stark’s new Iron Man armor – the Iron Man Mark XLVI. The figure will be a part of the MMS Diecast Series, using die cast material to look even more like the armor as it appears in the film.
The highly-accurate Mark XLVI collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark/Iron Man Mark XLVI in Captain America: Civil War. It features a newly sculpted Tony Stark head sculpt, an interchangeable helmeted head, sophistically developed sleek and streamline designed armor, 28 LED light-up points throughout the body, specially applied metallic red, gold and silver colored painting on armor, real-like thrust fire accessories, the helmet of Captain America, and a specially designed debris diorama figure stand.
Sideshow Collectibles currently has the Mark XLVI figure available to pre-order. It's priced at $344.99 and estimated to begin shipping in Q2 of 2017.
The 1/6th scale Mark XLVI figure features the following:
- Newly sculpted head sculpt with authentic likeness of Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark
- Alternate helmeted head with LED light-up function
- 28 LED light-up points throughout parts of the armor
- Chest armor can be detached to reveal interior mechanical design
- Interchangeable shoulder armor (regular, missile firing)
- Fully deployed air flaps at back of the armor
- Pair of fists
- Pair of hands with articulated fingers and light-up repulsors
- Pair of battle hands with light-up repulsor
- Pair of hands with real-like thrust fire effect
- 1/6th scale Captain America helmet
- Two thrust fire accessories attachable to the feet of the figure
- Debris diorama figure stand with with Mark XLVI nameplate and the movie logo
Matt Jones (Lunartik) has released his new series of Lunartik Tiny Tea Pins. These hard enamel pin badges are available in 12 fresh flavors and a special glow in the dark version. However, they are blind bagged. You can order one now for £6.00 (about $8.50).
Mezco presents the 24-inch tall Bugs Bunny figure. Based on his classic appearance during the years of 1942-1946, the Oscar-winning rabbit features 9 points of articulation. Bugs Bunny comes with his ever-present carrot ready to take a bite. Packaged in a collector friendly box, this oversized tribute to the world's favorite rabbit burrows his way into collections in September/October of 2016 and is available for pre-order via the above link for $180.00.