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Iron Man 3 had a veritable smorgasbord of armors, which of course means plenty of fodder for Hot Toys' 1/6-scale line of Iron Man figures. Sideshow has recently uploaded a video of the Mark XXXVIII (38 to you non-Romans) arm...
Took a few double-takes (or quadruple-takes?)
[UPDATE: Pre-orders have opened]
Is it possible for a figure to look too much like its movie counterpart? Hot Toys just now released a photo gallery for its upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron Ultron Prime (not to be confused wi...
Or, at the very least, he may conquer your shelves and part of your collecting budget
[UPDATE: Pre-orders are now open]
Hot Toys has released some images of its upcoming 1/6-scale Guardians of the Galaxy Thanos figure.
Based on the character's appearance in the Guardians of the Galaxy films, Hot Toys' Thanos i...
If not cooler than Vader himself, it's at least cuter
Hot Toys has unveiled its Interrogator Droid accessory for its upcoming 1/6-scale Star Wars (a.k.a. Episode IV: A New Hope) Darth Vader figure. Vader is due out this September.
Fans will recall this droid as having been used ...
H.R. Giger would be proud
Back in 2008, Hot Toys decided to put together a 1/6-scale figure for their Hot Angel line, the She-Predator Machiko. Based on a character from the Alien vs. Predator comics, it turned out to be surprisingly popular ... ...
So much science going on!
You might have gleaned from my trip to SDCC that Hot Toys hasn't been stingy when it comes to making Iron Man figures. As long as there are variants to make, companies are going to make them.
Their latest will be Tony Stark, ...
Now in a larger, 1/4 size
I think just about everyone knew that Hot Toys was going to release Boba Fett sooner or later. Given the character's popularity, it was inevitable. What people did not see coming though was that the release of Boba Fett was g...
Things are looking bright for the dark knight
Hot Toys has sent over images and details for its upcoming Batman: Arkham City Batman. The figure apparently includes two interchangeable lower face pieces, alternate hands, a Batarang, Batclaw with hook, and more.
The Hot To...
Avoiding potential spoilers
I'll be honest: I almost always wait to see Marvel movies until after they leave theaters these days. The whole movie theater experience, with its ever-increasing ticket prices, over-priced snacks, often sticky floors (or w...
There might have been actual Stark tech there
Hot Toys' 1/6-scale figures were featured at Sideshow's booth as usual. This year they had a couple of vehicles, some figures from The Dark Knight and Avengers, and lots of Iron Men. So many Iron Men.
You should know the drill by now: hit the jump to see my impressions and favorites.
The only thing that might be better is a 'Starscream' version of Starscream
Hot Toys has just dropped an awesome bomb with the massive reveal of its upcoming Optimus Prime (Starscream version), which features the Autobot leader with Seeker-like wings and a limited edition Starscream head. It's a biza...
You'll believe that a raccoon can fire a giant gun
Hot Toys' 1/6-scale Guardians of the Galaxy Groot and Rocket Raccoon are currently available for pre-order. Rocket Raccoon is suitably small at 6-inches tall while Groot measures a towering 15-inches in height.
While both fig...
Hot Toys has revealed the rest of its previously teased 1/6 scale The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Electro, currently available for pre-order.
The goofy facial expression is rather unfortunate, especially considering that Hot Toys on...
I know you, I walked with you once upon a dream..
We've already seen a teaser for this illustrious dragon-lady, but we should always see another don't you think? The Mistress of All Evil, Maleficent, is looking quite shadowy in this silhouette, but I guess that's the point o...
The most electrifying man outside of sports entertainment?
Hot Toys has released a teaser image for its upcoming 1/6-scale Electro, based on the character's appearance in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (full teaser in gallery). Electro will be the third Amazing Spidey 2 figure produced, following Spider-Man himself and Rhino.
Stay tuned for further developments.
All you need is your first HT figure and a camera
Hot Toys is on fire right now and they can't contain their excitement over hitting 200,000 fans on Facebook! Now they're ready to let it spread by announcing a contest that gives you a chance at some big prizes. Entering is s...
Fun fact: a group of rhinos is called a crash
[UPDATE: Additional images!]
Hot Toys has sent over some images of its upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Rhino which, as Spidey fans are aware, is a giant mechanical suit in the film (kind of like the Ultimate Rhino except fo...
Even the photos might be a Summer blockbuster
[UPDATE: Pre-orders are now open]
Hot Toys has released some photos of its new 1/6-scale Spider-Man based on the character's look in the upcoming Amazing Spider-Man 2; these photos include an image of director Marc Webb holdi...
This ain't no April fool
Don't let the date fool you folks, this is the real deal. Come on, we wouldn't lie about the DO WANT. It's the feature that lets you know what we want the most from the last month. To fib on such a sacred occasion would be ta...
Has a chilly relationship with Captain America
Unlike Chris Evans, Hot Toys can't quit. The company's most recent addition is the eponymous Winter Soldier (as played by Sebastian Stan) from the upcoming Captain America: The Winter Soldier which hits theaters next week.
For all your slicing and dicing cyborg needs
Hot Toys are back at it again, making yet another awesome 1/6-scale figure. This time, they've picked Raiden in his Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance form, and from the photos they've sent us, no detail has been left overlo...
What, another one?
The Marvel movie franchise's Black Widow (played by Scarlett Johansson) is a pretty popular character. Despite having played more of a supporting role in the films, she's already managed to land two Hot Toys figures (one for ...
Bring on the superhero movies
I know I've talked a lot about the terrible winter we've been experiencing so I don't want to spend a lot of time on that. I'll just quickly say that I have a feeling I'll be pulling weeds from my garden this year while it's ...
Brought to you by the Tomopop German branch
Hot Toys is bringing die war to you with die upcoming 1/6 scale Protect Gear aus die sci-fi radio series Kerberos Panzer Jäger.
The Protect Gear is a full-body armor worn by troopers in the series and, really, das ist al...
Sadly, they can't send him back from the future to the present
Hot Toys' 1/6-scale Movie Masterpiece Series is adding a new entry in the form of the impressinve T-800 from the original Terminator film. Not only does the sculpt look like a young Arnold Schwarzenegger, but there's two...
Everything you liked about the first one, except better
Four years ago, Hot Toys unleashed its 1/6-scale Whiplash figure, featuring Mickey Rourke's distinct likeness, and it was pretty good. So what could be better? How about a Whiplash Mark II figure?
That's exactly what Ho...
Is this the Loki you're looking for?
Alright guys and gals, if you didn't get enough of my fangirling over Loki the last time, here he comes again! Hot Toys is releasing a new figure of Loki based on the look from Thor: The Dark World. Cheeky Loki looks a bit mo...
About 10 down, 40 more to go
Another day, another Hot Toys announcement, yet another Iron Man. This isn't any ordinary armor, as its the Mark XXXIX Starboost that is the latest to join the extensive lineup. Considering there's already the Mk 42, Igor, He...
also a Batman Armory with Bruce Wayne too
Every time you start to notice some other companies on the rise, Hot Toys will step in and remind you why they're the king of the 1/6 toy market. The newest entry is a bit of a package deal, including the Batman Armory, Bruce...
My shadow sometimes stands beside me
[UPDATE: Pre-orders are now open]
Hot Toys has released photos for its Dynamic Figure Stand, designed to accommodate 1/6 scale figures (such as the Iron Man and Tony Stark seen in the gallery).
The Dynamic Figure Stand appare...