The Dark Side Gets Metal with Hot Toys Kylo Ren 1:6 Scale Figure from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker!

Growing up, I always imagined I'd like to be a Jedi. Let's be real, though. If I get to look as badass as Kylo Ren does, then sign me up for that Dark Side membership right now! Hot Toys follows up their Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker sixth scale figure releases Rey and D-O Sixth Scale Figure Set and Sith Trooper releases with the new leader of the First Order himself, Kylo Ren.  The first thing most collectors will wonder is if they really need another Kylo figure, especially considering this release is pretty similar to the previous one from...

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Hot Toys

Hot Toys has been around for the better part of 20 years, and in that time they have become the definitive sixth scale figure manufacturer in the world. Heck, some might argue that they’re the best toy company, period. That opinion is definitely up for debate, but what is not is the fact that there’s a whole lot more to Hot Toys than some collectors might know. Perhaps you’re aware of every tidbit on this list, or you know just a few. Either way, sit back and relax as we spotlight five lesser-known facts only true collectors know about Hot...

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10 Tips for Posing Hot Toys Figures to Enhance Your Display

The beauty of collecting Hot Toys figures is that as a collector you have the option to re-pose your figures and change your collectibles display on a routine basis if you wish. Collectors typically belong to one of two schools of thought here: there’s a group who keep their figures in “museum poses;” more stoic with the figure standing still & upright usually or “dynamic poses;” a more active and engaging display. A percentage of collectors swear by these museum style poses and typically say it’s for fear of damaging their figure or weakening the joints overtime. While this can...

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Tips for Hot Toys Collectors on a Budget

Embarking on a quest to collect anything can be an expensive task and collecting Hot Toys or other one sixth scale figures is no exception. With new figures being announced at such a rapid pace in recent months the wait time between release dates continues to slim down. With an average Hot Toys figure bearing a price tag somewhere in the $250-400 USD range it's tough for most collectors to budget paying for more than a single figure at a time. If you read our article on Getting Started Collecting Hot Toys you might remember the point we made about collecting...

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