Life-Sized Star Wars and Guardians of the Galaxy Toys, and More of the Biggest Toys of the Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly roundup of shiny toys and merch we desperately wish we had the money to waste on. This week is getting a bit life-sized, with a giant Star Wars trooper, a slightly less giant (but still life-sized) baby Groot, and a cool look at Thor’s new Infinity War weapon. Check it out!

Exclusive: Thanos, Iron Man, Gamora, and Star-Lord Are Getting the Lego Brickheadz Treatment

You might have heard they’re making another one of those Marvel Comics movies. Ahead of Avengers: Infinity War’s April 27 release, Lego has given us the chance to reveal four new adorably-deformed Brickheadz characters, with Iron Man’s MK50 armor, Thanos and the Infinity Gauntlet, Gamora, and Star-Lord now joining the…

Tony Stark's Arc Reactor Is Back in Avengers: Infinity War, But Not for the Reason You Thought

Last year, pictures of Robert Downey Jr. on the set of Avengers: Infinity War revealed a particular arc-reactor-shaped hole in his costume, sparking talk of a dire fate for the Iron Avenger. Although we eventually glimpsed the reactor in the Infinity War trailer, we now know its return isn’t for Tony’s health: It’s…