Princess Leia’s Flagship Gets an Amazing New Lego Set, and More Forceful Toys of the Week

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Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the latest and greatest threats to our wallets. This week: the Hellboy movie gets a rad action figure, Nebula joins the Hot Toys Avengers and…what, you seriously thought there wouldn’t be Star Wars toys today? Check it out!

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Open Channel: What’s Your Favorite Lego Star Wars Memory?

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On April 9, 1999, the toy industry changed forever. After years of making its own worlds and sets, Lego’s first-ever licensed range of building toys hit shelves: Star Wars. Twenty years later, the line is still thriving—so to celebrate, we want to hear your memories of being whisked to the brick-built galaxy far, far…

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Here’s All the New Avengers: Endgame Toys That Tell You Absolutely Nothing About Avengers: Endgame

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Avengers: Endgame is on the way, and with it, more merchandise than you can shake an Infinity Gauntlet-clad finger at. But as people rush to find meaning out of them, let’s remember that in a world where even the trailers are lying to us, some shiny new toys aren’t going to reveal anything we don’t know already about…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/heres-all-the-new-avengers-endgame-toys-that-tell-you-1833721919

Lego Batman Celebrates 80 Years of Comics Batman, and More of the Most Bat-tastic Toys of the Week

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Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of all the shiny new bits of plastic threatening our bank accounts that we’ve seen on the internet. This week: Batman celebrates his 80th birthday the Lego way, Nebula strikes a pose with a new Figuarts toy, and the most perfect Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles kitchen…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/lego-batman-celebrates-80-years-of-comics-batman-and-m-1833570439

Set Sail For Lego Steamboat Willie and the Rest of This Week’s Coolest Toys

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Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the most seaworthy toys we’ve seen online this week (please don’t actually attempt to float a Lego Steamboat Willie). This week: Hot Toys shares a surprise to be sure, though it’s a welcome one; Stranger Things’ hot new mall gets some hot new figures; and more.…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/set-sail-for-lego-steamboat-willie-and-the-rest-of-this-1833414286

Over 100,000 Lego Bricks Were Used to Recreate the Final Battle of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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Assuming you’re bogged down with the responsibilities of adulthood, it’s not uncommon for it to take several days to finish a build of a larger Lego set. But despite being a Jedi with plastic bricks, David Hall started this epic build of Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s Battle of Crait in November 2017, and only just…

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The Coolest Star Wars and Marvel Reveals From New York Toy Fair

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New York Toy Fair descended on the Javits Center this past weekend, bringing us a new look at all the spectacular new toys (and games!) just waiting to plunder our bank accounts over the next year. As always, the show was a great and financially ruinous time for fans of Star Wars and Marvel—here are a few of the…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-coolest-star-wars-and-marvel-reveals-from-new-york-1832737205

Jurassic World’s T-Rex Fighting Mecha T-Rex Is the Lego Set of My Childhood Fantasies

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Lego’s partnering with Universal for a new 13-episode animated mini-series called Lego Jurassic World: Legend of Isla Nublar that takes place before both of the Jurassic World movies. It’s a thinly-veiled attempt to sell more toys, but I’m totally fine with that since one of the sets features Jurassic Park’s

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