action figures

  • 550-pound scrap-metal Optimus Prime costs 7 grand

    And it’s worth every penny. Robot-Models appears to make all manner of welded-steel (wrought iron?) models from Gundams to Gremlins. There is also an insane number of Star Wars models. This selection of Transformers includes quite a large Optimus Prime. Put it up outside to keep naughty Decepticons out of your garden! Read More

  • ‘Gears of War’ action figures, set of four for $60

    Here they are, Gears of War action figures. Sixty bucks gets you four pose-able warriors; Augustus Cole, Marcus Fenix, a Locust Drone, and a Locust Sniper. Each comes with two weapons, too, a pistol and some sort of rifle. The action figures are seven inches tall. Available now at — $59.99 for the entire set.  Read More

  • CrunchDeals: Vintage Tron action figures, on eBay at a steal!

    [photopress:35a1_1.JPG,full,center] Greetings, programs! Tron 2.0 is on the way, this much is fact, and in doing research about a movie she’s never seen (Tron, the original) my friend Kira Yahtzee came across this group of ten Tron action figures from the 80s, complete with zip-powered Tron cycle for auction on eBay, and they’re totally affordable. Happy bidding, and… Read More

  • Active camo Spartan figurines available for pre-order

    I’m not much of a figurine collector for the simple fact that I’m transported back in time to when I was six years old. This is where all the trouble begins because I ruined my brother’s pristine collection of original Star Wars action figures. He had everything and my dumbass went and scattered them across the house or buried them in the backyard. I should be tarred and… Read More

  • World of Warcraft action figures sell out

    I just came across these beauties on ThinkGeek and boy am I ticked off. Looks like ThinkGeek is completely sold out of the World of Warcraft action figure set. For $49.99, you get an Orc Shaman, a Blood Elf, a Dwarf Warrior and an Undead Warlock. Each figurine is around 7-inches tall (minus the Dwarf) and is incredibly detailed, much like a Games Workshop piece. The first shipment of these… Read More

  • The Coolest Halo 3 Figurines Ever

    As Halo 3 gets closer and closer to its release, related merchandise has already started trickling out. Above are the four coolest Halo 3 figurines you’ll see this year. Made by Kubrick, these awesome little Spartan figurines comes in red, blue, green, and friggin’ active camo! Each figure stands at 2.5-inches tall and are imported from Japan, so they’ve got to be… Read More

  • Blizzard, DC Comics Team Up For WoW Action Figures

    With World of Warcraft soaring past 8 million users, it was only a matter of time before more action figures were concocted up by a marketing team at Blizzard. Through a partnership with DC Unlimited (DC Comics), figures will be available sometime in Q3, with the debut at next week’s Toy Fair in NYC (CG will be there). Says DC, the debut figurines will be between 5 to 8 inches and made… Read More