Melting Is Now One of Many, Many Terrible Ways a Stormtrooper Can Die

Stormtroopers are the disposable pawns of the Star Wars universe, and there’s more ways for them to die than movie spin-offs planned for the next 20 years. But in addition to dying from blaster fire, TIE fighter crashes, Death Star explosions, and lightsaber attacks, it appears that melting is yet another peril the… » 4/24/15 4:11am Today 4:11am

The Apollo 13 astronauts and crew are now immortalized as Lego minifigs

If you didn’t live through the drama that was Apollo 13, you’ve probably seen the movie starring Tom Hanks. And even though the mission never made it to the moon, the Apollo 13 astronauts and crew are still considered heroes for getting back to earth safely. So of course they deserve to be immortalized as Lego minifigs » 4/22/15 6:27am Wednesday 6:27am

Bandai's War Machine Toy Comes Complete With Patriotic Action Features

Well, I say that, but it basically means Bandai's latest Age of Ultron Figuarts toy can be posed saluting. There's pictures of this thing swooshing around, firing plastic laser blasts, being a badass — but a shot of a little saluting action figure is easily the best thing about it. » 4/20/15 6:02am Monday 6:02am

Even The Background Star Wars Characters Are Getting Expensive Toys

Star Wars has a long history of merchandising everything, right down to the characters you see in the movies for mere moments. Who doesn't remember heroes like Toryn Farr, Willrow Hood or Yak Face (apologies, Saelt-Marae)? Now even characters seen for literal seconds are getting the Hot Toys treatment. » 4/16/15 6:31am 4/16/15 6:31am

Thank The Maker, Dragon Age Is Finally Getting The 1/6 Scale Treatment

Bioware's fantasy video game franchise Dragon Age is no stranger to the figure world — there's been a few in various sizes. But it's about time that someone got round to bringing the series to ultra-detailed, 1/6th scale glory it deserves. Step up Alistair, from ThreeZero! » 3/30/15 5:30am 3/30/15 5:30am

Marvel's Amazing Pizza Dog Figure Comes With A Great Hawkeye Accessory

When Matt Fraction and David Aja's strikingly brilliant Hawkeye run began in 2012, it gave us the year's breakout comic character. I am, of course, talking about Pizza Dog, Hawkguy's (or is it Hawkeye's?) canine companion. And now, thanks to Diamond Select, Pizza Dog gets his own figure. Complete with Hawkguy! » 3/24/15 7:00am 3/24/15 7:00am