Tomb Raider, starring Alicia Vikander and based on the 2013 reboot of the hit video game franchise, hits theaters next month. But, before that, Mattel has unveiled a new Barbie version of the iconic hero, Lara Croft.
Mattel will be unveiling the doll at the Mattel Collector event during the New York Toy Fair. Presale is currently available on Barbie.com, and collectors are able to purchase the doll for $29.99. The doll includes various accessories, including a map, axe, journal, doll stand and a Certificate of Authenticity.
At Tokaigi 2018, Nintendo revealed two new amiibo figures featuring Splatoon 2 characters Pearl and Marina, the game’s pop idol duo Off the Hook. The duo also performed at the event, directly after the Koshien 2018 tournament.
The figures will be available in a two-pack at all major retailers for $24.99. Splatoon 2 is available now for the Nintendo Switch.
U.S. game retailer, Gamestop, and GAME Spain have both listed a new set of Sony PlayStation-themed figures called Totaku that feature various PlayStation characters and vehicles. The first wave features characters from God of War, PaRappa the Rapper, Crash Bandicoot, Bloodborne, WipeOut, Little Big Planet and Tekken.
The non-functional figures stand just under four inches tall and will retail for approximately $10 each. The first wave will launch on March 23rd.
The adorable Fox Pokemon is officially joining the line-up of Build-A-Bear Workshop’s wildly successful Pokémon line. The 13″ plush is now available in stores, and online. Clothing options for him include an orange Poké-Ball sweater, and a beautiful cape (only available online).
You can hit the jump to check out all 3 options that are available for Vulpix.
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Bandai has announced that the long-awaited return of the iconic pet-raising interactive toys, Tamagotchi, to North America is imminent. On November 5th, the toy will once hit store shelves across the country, retailing for $14.99.
I was never very good at raising Tamagotchi, though I killed it with my DigiVice. That all-white beauty above looks mighty tempting for a measly $14.99. I wonder if that’s how much they retailed for in 1997?
Worldwide phenomenon trading card game, Magic: The Gathering, has had essentially the same logo, with minor color variations since 1993 upon its inception. Well, that has officially changed, as the company has launched a major brand overhaul, that resembles Magic: The Gathering Arena, its popular online game.
Thus far, the only thing revealed is the logo, and we should expect new card backs soon, as well, I would think.
Uno is one of the largest card games on the planet, with a fan-base that stretches into any generation. Mattel is testing out a revision to its main deck, by adding the universal ColorADD signs for color-blind players to join in on the fun, as well.
ColorADD is a universal sign language for people who are colour blind, and by adding the system’s icons to each Uno card, the game will allow players, color blind or otherwise, to play on the same level. You can check out Mattel’s Website to buy your copy of the ColorADD deck.
Tomorrow is September 1st, and that means the long-awaited day for collectors is finally upon us: Force Friday II. Star Wars has unveiled the full lineup of toys, collectibles, apparel, and more for the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
The reveal shows several new characters such as the adorably evil looking BB-9E, as well as a look at Supreme Leader Snoke, and more. Hit the jump to check out the full reveal.
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Funko has unveiled more Justice League toys, including the full lineup of excellent looking Mystery Minis, as well as four new Pop! figures. The Pop! figures include Wonder Woman and Cyborg holding a Mother Box, Mera, and a combo pack with Aquaman and Batman in his tactical suit.
The big takeaway, though, is with the Mystery Minis, as they reveal a new mysterious character (seen above). Initial speculation has it pegged as Willem Dafoe’s Vulko, but as of now, it remains a mystery. Hit the jump to see the full lineup of unveiled toys.
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Hot Toys has been on a rampage, adapting essentially every major blockbuster this year into their beloved Cosbaby line of bobblehead figures. This time, it’s Thor: Ragnarok getting the treatment. The Thor: Ragnarok Cosbaby series stands about 10.5 – 15cm tall and includes Thor, Roadworn Thor, Gladiator Thor, Gladiator Hulk, Loki, Hela and Valkyrie. Hela, Valkyrie, Gladiator Thor, Gladiator Hulk and Loki’s helmet with metallic finishing are only available in their respective collectible sets!
These adorable Thor: Ragnarok Cosbaby bobbleheads are armed with their unique weapons and will be available approximately Q3 – Q4, 2017. Hit the jump for a complete gallery of the upcoming line.
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Hot Toys had a big weekend with Justice League, after revealing their incredibly detailed 1/6 scale figures, they’ve also revealed a full set of Cosbaby figures. The figures stand approximately 10-11 cm. tall, and come with accessories such as Superman’s magnetic heat-vision eyes.
The figures are available as a set or individually, and consists of Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Aquaman, Cyborg, and Mera. No release date has been set, but they’ll be available in Q3 or Q4 2017. Hit the jump to check out the full line.
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DC Collectibles is wasting no time at this year’s SDCC, revealing their entire upcoming lineup for the year, and it’s a pretty fantastic set of collectibles. We get more looks at the upcoming Gotham City Garage, as well as Artist Alley statues, Batman: The Animated Series figures, including an epic Batcomputer playset.
DC Collectibles will also launch a new 6.75” DC Essentials line that features Rebirth character designs and the greatest range of motion ever produced by the company. The first wave of DC Essentials figures, releasing in 2018, will include Batman, the Flash, Superman and Aquaman. Wonder Woman, Deathstroke, Green Lantern and Nightwing will debut in 2019.
Hit the jump for the full gallery of new collectibles.
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Hot Toys is most famous for their incredibly detailed 1/6 scale figures, and now you can add the full Justice League roster to that lineup, as well. The upcoming line of collectible figures will include all six members of the Justice League, as well as a “Tactical Suit” variant of Batman.
The toy selection for Justice League keeps growing and growing as the months roll on, and it will be great to see what fun merchandise we get out of this juggernaut. Justice League hits theater on November 10th.
Hot Toys has given Agent’s of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Ghost Rider the figure that he truly deserves with this incredibly detailed and articulated Robbie Reyes. The character, portrayed by Gabriel Luna in the series, was immediately a fan favorite and unlike anything ever seen on television. Now his figure is the same.
This 1/12th-scale Ghost Rider includes a flaming skull with glowing red LED eyes, 30 points of articulation, and three different fire effect accessories, and hands, as well as an Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. themed base. Head over to Hot Toys Official Website for more images of the badass figure.
Tokidoki has announced on their Facebook that a partnership with Blizzard on their game, Overwatch, will be launching on July 19th. Or, that we’ll be getting more information on July 19th? Something will be happening on July 19th.
You can get a look at the adorable characters above, which will most likely be translated into toys, keychains, and most likely every other piece of merchandise you can think of. Look for more later this month.