Two Foot Tall Metroplex Makes My Transformers Dreams Come True This Fall

When I first discovered the titanic Autobot Metroplex would be making an appearance in Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, I experienced a brief rush of excitement—maybe Hasbro would make a new proper Metroplex toy! They'd reused the name for a silly giant from the Transformers: Cybertron line, why not? » 2/09/13 10:30pm 2/09/13 10:30pm

Make Your Spud an Aperture Potato with These Portal 2 Toys

While NECA rolled out a bunch of impressive Valve-licensed stuff, I was still charmed by the Portal 2 offerings shown by ThinkGeek. Along a Companion Cube cookie jar and talking turrets, they also had Aperture Science cores that blurted out phrases from the Portal games. But the highlight had to be the Science Fair… » 2/16/12 9:30am 2/16/12 9:30am

See Watchmen, The Dark Knight Rises, The Amazing Spider-Man and The…

Spider-Man's new movie mask sports yellow eyes. Catwoman's nightvision-glasses-as-ears look works. And I still think Hawkeye's going to be the best character in the Avengers » 2/14/12 4:00pm 2/14/12 4:00pm movie. Feast your eyes on the big offerings from Marvel and DC from this year's celebration of plastic (or porcelain) collectibles.

Prepare for a Bunch of Mass Effect 3 Plastic to Invade Earth Soon

Commander Shepard's battle against the malevolent Reapers may be coming to an explosive end this year, but the associated Mass Effect plastic goodies have only begun to fight. You can tell an intellectual property license is popular when it's got items coming out from different companies and Mass Effect's got stuff… » 2/14/12 9:00am 2/14/12 9:00am

The Next Game from the Developer of Ratchet & Clank Isn't Out Yet, But…

Insomniac's made big moves these last few months, pulling away from PlayStation exclusivity and declaring that they won't be making any future Resistance games. You could argue that the future of the highly regarded developer is more independent but more risky, too. One thing's certain: toys are on the way. » 2/13/12 3:00pm 2/13/12 3:00pm