Mattel Is Bringing Back the Original Vintage He-Man Figures Now Packed With Articulation

io9

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe sits in the upper echelons of popular and fondly remembered ‘80s toy lines. Decades after debuting way back in 1982, there have been several attempts to revive those original figures, but starting in 2020, io9 can exclusively reveal that Mattel will release a new Masters of the

Read more…

https://io9.gizmodo.com/mattel-is-bringing-back-the-original-vintage-he-man-fig-1836426928

The Coolest San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Exclusives We’re Most Excited For

io9

It’s SDCC week! Yes, we are just days away from the biggest event in the nerdy calendar kicking off—filled with exciting news, jam-packed panels, remarkable cosplay, and, hell yes, so many ways to empty your wallet on shiny, exclusive toys and merchandise. Heading to San Diego with your piggy bank? Here are our…

Read more…

https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-coolest-san-diego-comic-con-2019-exclusives-were-mo-1836323832

Comic-Con Is Nearly Here, and It’s Bringing the Most Exclusive Toys of the Week With It

io9

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular roundup of the latest in rad merchandise that’s draining our wallets. And this week, it’s even worse. We might be a month away from San Diego Comic-Con, but that just means it’s time for companies to tease us with the cool things that we can’t get without going…and still …

Read more…

https://io9.gizmodo.com/comic-con-is-nearly-here-and-its-bringing-the-most-exc-1835591205

You’ll Spare No Expense for This Comic-Con Exclusive Jurassic Park John Hammond Figure

io9

It’s not terribly surprising that there’s only been a handful of Jurassic Park John Hammond action figures to date. When it comes to old men with lots of money, Tony Stark gets most of the attention. But 26 years after Jurassic Park stomped through theaters, Mattel is blessing us with a truly excellent Hammond figure

Read more…

https://io9.gizmodo.com/youll-spare-no-expense-for-this-comic-con-exclusive-jur-1835513535

Action Figure Sarah Connor Has No Time For Your Bullshit, and the Rest of the Ass-Kicking Toys of the Week

io9

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly gathering of all the action figures tempting our wallets on the internet lately. This week: a very tall dinosaur, D23 shows off an exclusive Woody, and Terminator: Dark Fate is already kicking off its merch cycle with a very badass Sarah Connor. Check it out!

Read more…

https://io9.gizmodo.com/action-figure-sarah-connor-has-no-time-for-your-bullshi-1835451825

Batman’s Got a Bat, Man, and More of the Best Toys of the Week

io9

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the coolest toys we’ve seen around the internet lately. This week: San Diego Comic-Con exclusives begin, Toy Story 4 gets some lovely new action figures, and Eleven meets Pac-Man in a very cute little Stranger Things arcade cabinet. Check it out!

Read more…

https://io9.gizmodo.com/batmans-got-a-bat-man-and-more-of-the-best-toys-of-th-1835221791

This Was Inevitable

io9

“If you try hard enough, any popular line of toys can be turned into a successful cinematic franchise.” – Old Hollywood proverb.

Read more…

https://io9.gizmodo.com/this-was-inevitable-1832192133