Two Is Better Than One! Hot Toys Jet Trooper Sixth Scale Figure Pre-Orders Open..

Both the Hot Toys MMS 561 Jet Trooper (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) Sixth Scale Figure and the Hot Toys MMS 562 Sith Jet Trooper (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) Sixth Scale Figure are available for Pre-Order now for $209.99 USD and are slated to drop somewhere between Quarter 4 2020 - Quarter 1 2021. It is a fundamental law of a galaxy far, far away that with every new installment of the Star Wars mega-franchise that there must be at least one new Stormtrooper variation. Heck, there was even a Sand Trooper variant of the ubiquitous Imperial goon in the very...

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NO ILLUSION! Hot Toys Announces Spider-Man: Far From Home Mysterio Figure for Pre-Order..

Yes, it’s been just over two months since the release of Spider-Man: Far from Home in theaters, but collectors were already giving up on seeing Hot Toys announce a sixth scale figure based on the film’s mysterious illusionist.  That might seem like jumping the gun, but Spider-Man fans have been burned before. Despite showing off a prototype of the Vulture, the villain from previous entry Spider-Man: Homecoming, no figure was ever actually solicited. So when what seemed to be a Mysterio prototype appeared in promotional photos for other Far From Home Spider-Man figures, people were still doubtful. All of the naysaying was for naught, apparently,...

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Plastic vs Diecast: The Evolution of Iron Man Hot Toys

My first Hot Toys figure was the original Iron Man release from the original film back in 2008. At the time, I bought the Hot Toys Iron Man Mark III MMS75 for $160 USD brand new. Fast forward to 2019 and the evolution of Hot Toys Iron Man figures has changed the look, feel and pricing of these figures exponentially. One of the biggest component to this change is the introduction of the use of diecast into the Iron Man figure. But is this new change a gimmick, or something crucial for every figure? Side-by-side comparison of the Hot Toys...

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Hot Toys Marvel Wishlist

"With great success comes an overflow of great toys and collectibles." That's not quite the quote but well, you get it. With the success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe at the box office it's no surprise that toy and collectible manufacturers worldwide are jumping at the opportunity to cash in. For a lot of these companies, the Marvel license and the products they produce under it are in many cases the top revenue earners. Hot Toys, like other collectible companies, has enjoyed a surge in popularity largely due to their attachment to the Marvel license. When you produce such...

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