The Action Figure and Toy Collecting and Discussion Thread!

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous' started by Ghouleddie74, Apr 7, 2012.

  1. Admiral_Young

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  3. Ghouleddie74

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    You're not the only one!
     
  4. OdoWanKenobi

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    I got my shipping notice for Hot Toys Loki. I'll have him Monday. Prepare for more awesomeness.
     
  5. Ghouleddie74

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    YES!

    This looks like it might be a whole lot of fun. A shame you have to take a road or air trip there and then pay so much to get these, but it's still very cool that it's being offered.

    The Trek idea is great, too!
     
  6. OdoWanKenobi

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    ^Wow! Do want!

    I picked up the DCC Simon Baz Green Lantern today. Since who knows if or when Mattel will ever get around to making one, this will do for now. He's a really nice looking figure, even if I wish he had more articulation.
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  7. Ghouleddie74

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    Here's the reverse of the packaging for the SDCC Boba Fett and Han in Carbonite (6").

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  8. Kira's Mummy

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    Tiny Hawkeye in necklace form!

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    These were hard to drill into.
     
  9. Ghouleddie74

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    Nice work, KM. He looks cool.

    In other news, here's the Jakks Pacific 31" Darth Vader, due out this month at online dealers such as Entertainment Earth and possibly a major brick-and-mortar retailer near you.

    Want.

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  10. Admiral_Young

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    Looks like Superman is standing beside Vader on that shelf :)
     
  11. Ghouleddie74

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    He is. :) Jakks Pacific is also releasing a 31" Superman based on his appearance in Man of Steel.
     
  12. Admiral_Young

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    That is an impressive looking Darth Vader.
     
  13. Ghouleddie74

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    Technically it's the largest Vader action figure ever made, though the articulation on something this big and in this accessible a price range is fairly limited.
     
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    Our first Target opened last week...and my best friend and I decided to check it out...the place itself was ho hum...but much to my surprise and delight I found Movie Masters Superman! I'm very happy I found him. It was damned near impossible to get any "The Dark Knight Rises" Movie Masters (aside from Batman himself) last summer so I'm very pleased indeed. Haven't had a chance to open the box yet, I'm just surprised that I was able to find him lol.
     
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    Good job! :techman:

    Mattel really hit it out of the park with these. They're even better than the Dark Knight Rises figures, and I thought those were pretty great.
     
  16. Ghouleddie74

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    The Toys 'R' Us Endor AT-AT finally showed up this weekend at my local store for $129.99. They had stocked just two of them on the shelf and both had been bought by the time I got there, but the guy stocking the aisle said he thinks there might be a few more in the back.

    I think I still have a 30% Off store coupon I can use to grab one of these things. That'll make it just $89.99 or thereabouts.
     
  17. Kira's Mummy

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    Awwww. Mom Tasha gets a surprise from her babies on Mother's Day.

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  18. Ghouleddie74

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    I come with glad tidings. Hot Toys Loki has arrived, and here is a thread made free from the lack of his presence:
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