Vote 2020 graphic
Everything you need to know about and expect during
the most important election of our lifetimes

A Better Look At ThreeA's Ultron Figure Reveals A Gloriously Shiny Robot

Illustration for article titled A Better Look At ThreeAs Ultron Figure Reveals A Gloriously Shiny Robot

Last month we got a sneaky first look at Ashley Wood’s latest Marvel toy: A pretty fabulous looking Ultron. But now ThreeA have unveiled a bunch of pictures of the figure, and not only does it come in a variety of Ultronny metallic colours, it also looks pretty damn amazing.

Advertisement

Wood’s 13” tall take on Ultron looks even better out of the shadows — not only because ti’s revealed that the final figure, at least the “Classic” variant, is gloriously shiny metallic figure, really hammering home the classic Ultron look of the figure. And just as I hoped, the mouth properly lights up like old school Ultron, too! I love that. Being a Wood figure, this Ultron even has some weird duckbill armour feet:

Illustration for article titled A Better Look At ThreeAs Ultron Figure Reveals A Gloriously Shiny Robot
Advertisement

Never change, Ashley Wood. I demand an entire version of the Marvel Universe with these duckbill feet.

Illustration for article titled A Better Look At ThreeAs Ultron Figure Reveals A Gloriously Shiny Robot

But Ultron isn’t just shiny. ThreeA are also releasing two variants of the figure too: a “shadow” version that ditches Ultron’s usual shininess for a more muted metallic look (I like how the stealthy version still has a giant glowing gaping maw), and a “ghost” version that’s just white and gold and very pretty. So many pretty maniacal robots.

Illustration for article titled A Better Look At ThreeAs Ultron Figure Reveals A Gloriously Shiny Robot
Advertisement

But such prettiness comes with a cost. When the figure goes live for preorder tomorrow at 9am Hong Kong time (which for those in the US, is actually tonight at 9pm EDT, and 6pm PDT), it’ll set you back a hefty $220.


You’re reading Toybox, io9’s blog for all things pop culture. From merchandise to awesome fan creations, TV recaps and critical commentary on the hot topics of the day, you can find it all here!

Advertisement

Share This Story

Get our newsletter

DISCUSSION

AlphonseBrown
Guild_Navigator

Cinematic Ultron kinda sucked. As for this figure,it can’t compete with the messengers of the Evil Ninja Empire...