With the wealth of art at hand, we thought designing a comic book action figure would be easy. But artist Jason Fabok points out the back-and-forth process involved in turning a sketch into an action figure, using his work on the DC Essentials line as an example. Skip to 2:33.
The deluxe version of Hot Toys’ new Darth Maul sixth-scale action figure comes with the Star Wars villain’s Sith Speeder hoverbike. Not to mention its two insanely realistic swappable heads. It also comes with a Sith probe droid and two light-up lightsabers.
1000Toys‘ 1/12th scale Hellboy action figure is straight out of Mike Mignola’s comic books. It comes with a swappable Beast of the Apocalypse head, the Excalibur sword, a gun, five hands and a removable cloth jacket. It will be exclusive to Dark Horse Direct.
Mondo’s latest Batman: The Animated Series sixth-scale action figure features the tragic villain Mr. Freeze. Its cel-shaded paint makes it look exactly like its cartoon counterpart. The Mondo exclusive version comes with a sad head and a Nora Fries tombstone.
Square Enix has released a Final Fantasy Advent Children Play Arts Kai Cloud Strife and Fenrir action figure set. The motorcycle has holsters to hold Cloud’s six Fusion component swords, and a completed Fusion Sword is included in the set. The bike also has light up parts.
Hot Toys gives Ant-Man and The Wasp the sixth-scale treatment. These figures of the heroes come with masked and unmasked heads as well as swappable hands. The Ant-Man figure comes with a miniature Ant-Man and a shrunken lab, while The Wasp comes with two pairs of wings.
Hot Toys’ Dark Side version of its Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith Anakin Skywalker action figure is bound to be a collector’s item since it can be picked up only at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con. It comes with a head sculpt with Sith lord eyes and a light-up diorama base.
Mezco Toyz applied their retro realistic One:12 Collective design to Terry McGinnis’ futuristic Batman. The Batman Beyond action figure stands about 7″ tall and comes with a pair of wings, two swappable heads, six hands, three batarangs and booster jet effects.
Beast Kingdom’s 2018 San Diego Comic-Con exclusive is a fun reimagining of the Dark Knight’s costume in Batman v. Superman. The toy company added a punch of color to Batman’s all black suit, using his classic blue and gray scheme from the comic books.
As part of their Guillermo del Toro Signature Collection, NECA made a limited edition figure of the multi-talented director, writer, and producer behind Pan’s Labyrinth, Pacific Rim, and The Shape of Water. Just 2,000 will be on hand at the 2018 SDCC. More pics on EW.
Hot Toys presents this amazing likeness of actor Alden Ehrenreich as the young Han Solo in Solo: A Star Wars Story. The figure comes with 10 swappable hands, a blaster, lucky dice, a watch and a communicator. The Deluxe version adds a fur coat, goggles and a belt.
Hot Toys’ new Deadpool action figure comes with a ton of humor, accessories and exchangeable parts, including a pair of high heels referencing the music video for Celine Dion’s song for Deadpool 2. It also comes with a unicorn doll and an X-Men trainee jersey.
Like the rest of Revoltech’s Amazing Yamaguchi line, this Batman action figure features exaggeratedly sculpted parts, particularly its cape, which has joints and six extra parts. It also comes with an alternate face, an extra pair of hands, a Batarang and two grapnel guns.
Hot Toys has a new Movie Edition Captain America action figure based on the hero’s appearance in Avengers: Infinity War. Not only does it come with Cap’s new pair of Wakandan shields, it also has a “mystery weapon” that will be revealed after the movie’s release.
The Mad Titan is here to wipe out half your annual toy budget. Hot Toys’ new Thanos action figure is over 16″ tall and comes with two interchangeable LED-lit left fists that are wearing the Infinity gauntlet. It also has an extra head and four swappable hands.
Hot Toys’ action figure of Obi-Wan Kenobi from Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith. The deluxe version comes with battle droid remains, a light-up lightsaber, a baby Luke Skywalker, holograms of Darth Sidious and Anakin, and a light-up hologram table.