This Is the Iron Giant Figure We Deserved 16 Years Ago

It's a testament to Brad Bird's skills as a storyteller that The Iron Giant still holds a soft spot in the hearts of countless fans, even if the animated film wasn't as big a blockbuster as Bird's later Pixar efforts. And if you've got an extra $300 lying around, you can finally bring home your own version of the Iron… » 1/22/15 3:01pm Thursday 3:01pm

You'll Desperately Want To Climb Inside This Aliens Power Loader Figure

Like lightsabers and time-traveling DeLoreans, the Caterpillar P-5000 Powered Work Loader—or Power Loader for short—in Aliens is one of those props that ended up being the real star of the movie. Who wouldn't be excited to come to work every day if it involved piloting a robotic exoskeleton? So hats off to Hollywood… » 1/21/15 4:12pm Wednesday 4:12pm

Our First Look at Hasbro's Avengers: Age of Ultron Toys

With a second trailer under our belts we're starting to get a better idea of how things will play out when Avengers: Age of Ultron hits theaters this summer. But if you're hungry for more tidbits, or just want to finalize your toy budget for 2015, Yahoo has an exclusive sneak preview of what Hasbro will be officially… » 1/14/15 9:13am 1/14/15 9:13am

The Definitive Darth Vader Figure Even Has His Iconic Breathing Sounds

Every time Hot Toys announces a new figure it's a chance for fans and other toy companies to see exactly how a collectible should be made. And while there have been thousands of Darth Vader toys released since Star Wars premiered in 1977, Hot Toy's 14-inch version is easily the definitive Vader figure thanks to some… » 1/01/15 12:49pm 1/01/15 12:49pm

This R2-D2 Figure Is So Articulated It Could Probably Teach Yoga

He can roll around, hobble along on two feet, and apparently even fly at one point in his astromech career, but as far as robots go, R2-D2 never seemed that articulated. At least until the folks at Kaiyodo inducted the droid into their Revoltech line, which is known for having some of the most posable action figures… » 12/30/14 3:17pm 12/30/14 3:17pm

An Incredible High-res Gallery Of All the Original Star Wars Toys

As a global phenomenon, Star Wars is as much about the toys as it is about the movies themselves. It was the first film franchise to really capitalize on its merchandising potential, and over on The Man Who Shot Luke Skywalker you'll find an amazing high-res collection of all the original product shots from Kenner's… » 12/29/14 10:41am 12/29/14 10:41am

This Giant Quarter-Scale Boba Fett Is As Detailed As Figures Get

The best thing about Hot Toys' new 17-inch tall quarter-scale Boba Fett figure is that you won't actually be able to get your hands on one until November of 2015. Which gives you more than enough time to save up the $470 you'll need to pay off your pre-order, and built a suitable shrine to display this masterpiece on. » 12/24/14 8:45am 12/24/14 8:45am

Hot Toys' Iron Man Hulkbuster Could Be the Greatest Action Figure Ever

Once you accept the harsh truth that adding Hot Toys' upcoming Iron Man Hulkbuster to your collection probably means there won't be any money for your kids to go to college, it becomes easier to get excited about owning what is probably the most detailed figure ever created. » 12/19/14 9:14am 12/19/14 9:14am

Blank Action Figures Let You Customize Your Own Superheroes

Unimpressed with the current crop of action figures on the shelves of your local toy store? Convinced you've come up with a better superheroine or hero? With some paint, magic markers, and maybe even a little modelling clay, you can now create your own action figure without having to pay for a 100,000 unit production… » 12/17/14 9:38am 12/17/14 9:38am

Hot Toys Just Gave Us a Peek At Iron Man's Avengers: Age of Ultron Armor

If you're trying to remain as spoiler free for the upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron sequel, you've already read too far. Because Hot Toys, makers of some of the finest 12-inch figures around, have just posted a look at the company's upcoming Iron Man Mark XLIII on its Facebook page, which Tony Stark will be wearing in… » 12/16/14 9:19am 12/16/14 9:19am

There's a Dollhouse Hidden Inside This Transforming Chair

It doesn't take long for a child's bedroom or playroom to become filled with a sea of toys, furniture, and playsets leaving it a perpetual mess. So like with any room in your home, finding furniture that does double-duty can help maximize that space, and this child-sized wooden chair that transforms into a dollhouse… » 12/09/14 11:35am 12/09/14 11:35am

Sideshow's New C-3PO Figure Will Make You Lust For a Protocol Droid

It can't be easy being the lesser partner in the most famous robot duo in movie history, so kudos to Sideshow Collectibles for giving its new sixth-scale C-3PO figure as much TLC as it did for its recent R2-D2. Because a droid that specializes in protocol and languages sounds like it would make for a pretty boring… » 11/24/14 9:32am 11/24/14 9:32am

It's Too Bad This Stunning Iron Man Mark II Statue Doesn't Move

What Sideshow Collectible's new Iron Man Mark II quarter-scale statue (based on the second suit Stark built in the 2008 film) lacks in articulation, it makes up for in size and detail. At 26-inches it's just over two-feet tall, and features a perfect gloss metallic paint job, and light-up features in the helmet,… » 11/10/14 10:26am 11/10/14 10:26am

Go Pre-order Those Optimus and Megatron Classic Console Transformers

Takara Tomy has found the best way to suck the cash from our wallets save for some kind of reverse-ATM tractor beam. First teased earlier in the year, you can finally pre-order the toymaker's homage to robots and classic gaming consoles with these updated Optimus Prime and Megatron figures that transform into the… » 11/01/14 10:18am 11/01/14 10:18am

Dzyplastic Creates Weird Sexy Goth Lady Android Toy

Like Android but don't find the existing robot mascot character edgy enough? That'll soon be fixed by toy maker Dzyplastic, which is teasing its new-for-2011 collection of Android figures. The pink one is called Rupture and it looks like she's had a heavy night out and lost an eye when she got Tasered by a cop—the… » 2/09/11 3:40am 2/09/11 3:40am