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  • July 18, 2014
    This is the series of upcoming $10 horror movie action figures being released by Funko as part of their ReAction line. So far the series will include Jason Voorhees, Freddy Krueger, Pinhead, Sam, The Crow, Ghostface, and Michael Myers. They're not the most detailed or articul... / Continue →
  • April 18, 2014
    This is a photographic series by Malaysian photographer Zahir Batin of clone trooper toys doing their thing in real life. It's reminiscent of this photo series of how stormtroopers spend their day off. If I was a clone trooper, you know what I would do in my spare time? Kill... / Continue →
  • October 9, 2013
    This is the Pimp2-D2 action figure that will be for sale by Manly Art at this weekend's New York Comic-Con. I'm going to go out on a limb here and say HOLY SHIT THIS IS REALLY HIGH UP. Did I trick you? I'm actually at my desk. I'm going to go out on a limb here and say this... / Continue →
  • October 4, 2013
    These are the super realistic looking 1/6 scale Batman and Robin figures made by Hot Toys (available early next year) and based on Adam West and Burt Ward's appearance in the 1966 Batman movie. Each comes with a choice of faces, different weapons, and a bunch of different inte... / Continue →
  • February 6, 2013
    This is a line of action figures featuring seven different presidents as the monsters from Universal's iconic horror films (plus a zombie George Bush for good measure). Each figure is guaranteed to fail to capture the imagination of today's youth and cost between $25-$30. Exc... / Continue →
  • December 18, 2012
    This is an impressive shot-by-shot stop-motion recreation of the 1990's X-Men cartoon opening made using action figures and special effects (previously: the TMNT opener). That X-Men animated series will always hold a special place in my heart because that's when I first learne... / Continue →
  • December 7, 2012
    Because what fun is collecting something piece by piece when you can just get them ALL AT ONCE, here's a massive 1,950 Star Wars action figure collection for sale on eBay. I know at least two people in real life who are trying to conceal boners right now after seeing this. An... / Continue →
  • November 26, 2012
    Who you gonna call? SPOILER: the babysitter. This is a shot of puppeteer and voice actor Dan Milano's daughter dressed as the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man and about to stomp all over the Ghostbusters. Me? I only stomp on two things: spiders and bubble wrap. And a lot of times... / Continue →
  • November 19, 2012
    Note: Larger version HERE, but be sure to check out the artist's site for a full-res version. He also explains his criteria for inclusion and why there's only one woman, no Bill Nye, etc. This is a series of conceptual action figures based on famous scientists by DeviantARTis... / Continue →
  • November 6, 2012
    Artist Noel Cruz repaints the faces of dolls made from characters in movies to look more lifelike. He does a great job, I just don't like my dolls looking too real because there's always the off chance they might come alive while I'm asleep and try to climb in my mouth. Unfor... / Continue →
  • July 17, 2012
    This is a gallery of TMNT action figures painted by John Harmon of Mint Condition Customs to look way better than they do when they originally come out of the packaging (currently available on eBay HERE). There are even some comparison shots after the jump so you can appreciat... / Continue →
  • April 10, 2012
    Do you want your own head on a superhero action figure? Of course you do, YOU'RE A NARCISSIST. One of the worst ones I've ever met (but admittedly most deserving. Geekologie: the feel good okay blog). And now Firebox will make an iffy looking version of your likeness into a... / Continue →
  • February 14, 2012
    Spotted at a recent toy fair or something (I'm a great reporter) these Max Factory/Figma action figures are scheduled for release later this year. There will be a non-poseable Samus Aran Zero Suit model, a fully poseable Samus Aran in her regular armor, and a fully poseable Li... / Continue →
  • December 16, 2011
    The title says it all. I just didn't want to leave this part blank. Actually, I DID want to leave it blank because that would be a first for me but then I chickened out like a giant sissyboy. I swear, I can't do anything write. "That's the wrong right." SEE? I should prob... / Continue →
  • August 5, 2011
    This is a stop-motion animation of a friendly battle between Ryu and Ken complete with special AND sound effects. What a minute -- friendly battle? There's no such thing as a friendly battle! IT IS IS KILL OR BE KILLED. Or, okay, run and hide, but that's generally frowned u... / Continue →
  • June 16, 2011
    These are two Buzz Lightyear and Woody action figures crafted by toymaker/modder Luis Eduardo Vargas Montoya, who has a pretty sweet name. My name is Luis Eduardo Vargas Montoya -- you killed my fish when I went on vacation and were supposed to feed them, prepare to take me to... / Continue →
  • March 28, 2011
    Picture moderately unrelated. The Healing Heroes Project is a nonprofit venture by do-gooder Scott Hall in which he gives terminally ill children in the hospital superhero "templates" to color and create the way they'd like, then Josh uses them to customize existing action fi... / Continue →
  • May 19, 2010
    From the second installment of cheap action figure ripoffs come GaoRanger DinoThunder: hands down the awesomest thing I've ever heard in my entire life, and I've heard angels doing it. Kidding, it was actually the heavyset couple upstairs and it sounded like they were gonna cr... / Continue →
  • April 19, 2010
    This is a little gallery of Chinese superhero knockoffs. Like Spader-Man here. Why the manufacturers don't just go the extra mile and use the copywritten names is beyond me, but I suspect it has something to do with honor and morals. Wait, did I say honor and morals? Becaus... / Continue →
  • January 18, 2010
    Professory Layton, best known for his series of Nintendo DS games in which he travels around solving mysteries with his young "apprentice" Luke, will soon be available in action figure form for around $25. I want him! But mostly just for that sweet top hat. OMG you think the... / Continue →