action figures


Action Figure Showdown: Which Video Game Toy Series Is Right For You?

By Jared Cornelius Walking around the video game section in your local shops you may have noticed an explosion of tiny plastic figurines.  It’s almost impossible to ignore at this point as most retail chains have an entire aisle dedicated to these things.  Well if you didn’t know they belong to the increasingly popular, “Toys-To-Life” genre of gaming that’s now gotten its […]

War Waged On Adults Who Collect Toys: Why You Should Be Concerned

By Jayson Zachery Video Gamers have to deal with it, Barbie doll collectors have to deal with it, now itʼs the adult action figure collectors turn. Letʼs be upfront here, this is censorship. Instead of leaving it up to consumers to decide what they will and wonʼt purchase, people are now pushing for items to […]


Late Night Fun – Anatomy Of An Action Figure

DC Comics has released this graphic showing the anatomy of an action figure in reference to joints. This shows how those figure with 32 points of articulation work… as opposed to the original Kenner Star Wars figures that had 5 points… 4 if it was Chewbacca.


DC Collectibles Spoiler Alert

DC Collectibles is getting into the holiday spirit by teasing fans. The below image was posted on the DC Comics website and is a “heavily redacted” close-up shot a new collectible. They don’t specify if it’s a statue or action figure. This is an item that has not been solicited or announced yet. They will give […]

Metal Gear Solid V Characters Made More Erotic To Encourage Cosplay

You have to love it when someone just says the truth. The Hideo Kojima, game director for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain came out on his English Twitter account and admitted that the characters in MGS5 are being designed with a more erotic feel to encourage cosplay and the sale of figures. Not […]


Loki’s Army Revealed In New Avengers Action Figures

The Toys ‘R’ Us in Times Square is something that everyone needs to visit at least once, if for no other reason than it’s probably one of the only shops in the world that has a full-sized ferris wheel inside. From today it will also be home to the debut display of the new line […]


Joe Jusko Covers Captain Action Toys

Joe Jusko is the artist for the new Captain Action toy packaging designs. Apparently he was a fan from a kid, and now gets to make his mark on the rent-a-costume doll. Here’s how it al looks!

More Green Lantern Toys – G’hu And Rot Lop Fan

Can we look at these Green Lantern movie spin-off action figures and discern anything meaningful about the upcoming movie? Of course not. At best these are just approximations of the movie-designs, and possibly very approximate approximations. But thanks to The Daily Blam for sharing, anyhow.