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The Avengers: Age of Ultron ‘Artist Mix Series’ Collection by Hot Toys

Age of Ultron Artist Series by Hot Toys

Age of Ultron Artist Series by Hot Toys

Hot Toys released it’s latest breed of collectibles and this time known as the Artist Mix. The very first series that will be open for pre-order consist of the very Hulkbuster, Mark 43, Captain America, Ultron Prime and 2 versions of Ultron Sentry from the movie The Avengers: Age of Ultron. These figures has a bobble-head and stands at approximately 14cm tall except the Hulkbuster which is at approximately 20cm tall. Hot Toys will be collaborating with different artists and designers from various spectrum to create a special art form of the movie characters with unique style. For the very first series, Hot Toys is joining hands with famous Japanese toy artist Touma*.

Come back again to get your hands on these cool new breed of collectibles when it is open for pre-order.

*More about Touma (source from Hot Toys FB Page):
Touma is a Japanese toys character designer. He started his career at a video game company 10 years ago. In 2001, he established his own workshop and started to become a figurine artist. He had his solo exhibitions and autograph sessions not only in Japan, but also in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and America. He collaborated with many major brands such as MONSTER HUNTER, STAR WARS, TRANSFORMERS, AVP, GODZILLA, POWER RANGERS, and more.

Recently, Touma and his 3D animation partner Shiroma collaborated with Hot Toys for the first time to ignite the Artist Mix Collection series to further expand the diversity of mini figures collection. The series is based on the 2015 Marvel Studios blockbuster, Avengers: Age of Ultron, which perfectly blends the iconic characters with Touma’s unique design style.

 

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Guardians of the Galaxy: Thanos by Hot Toys

Thanos in Guardians of the Galaxy

Thanos in Guardians of the Galaxy

Thanos was first featured in the end credit in the movie The Avengers was something that we were looking forward to for quite a while. We also have been seeing prototype of this figure being showcased during toy fairs last year and finally today, Hot Toys released the figure for pre-order at USD414.99 to all it’s fans. The figure is expected to be released in Q4 of 2015. Don’t miss your chance to get the Marvel Thanos Marvel Sixth Scale Figure today.

What we like about this figure? The throne with LED light-up function
How much we rate the head sculpt? 10/10
Out overall rating on the figure? 9/10

What’s in the Box?

The Thanos Sixth Scale Collectible Figure specially features:

  • Authentic and detailed likeness of Thanos in Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Newly developed helmeted head sculpt with movie-accurate facial expression and detailed skin texture
  • Newly sculpted muscular body with over 22 points of articulation
  • Approximately 38 cm tall
  • Three (3) pairs of interchangeable palms including:
    – One (1) pair of fists
    – One (1) pair of relaxed palms
    – One (1) pair of clenching palms
  • Each piece of head sculpt is specially hand-painted

Costume:

  • One (1) metallic gold, dark grey and dark purple colored armor
  • One (1) pair of metallic gold, dark grey and dark purple colored bicep armor
  • One (1) pair of metallic gold, dark grey and dark purple colored gauntlets
  • One (1) pair of metallic gold and dark purple colored greaves
  • One (1) pair of metallic gold colored boots

Accessories:

  • Thanos’ throne with LED light-up function (white light, battery operated)
  • Diamond-shaped base with transparent pillars, Thanos’ nameplate and movie logo

Item shown is a prototype. When shipped, the final production piece may differ in appearance.

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The Avengers – Age of Ultron: Captain America by Hot Toys

Captain America from Age of Ultron

Captain America from Age of Ultron

Today we are excited to share the latest pre-order release by Hot Toys for the upcoming movie The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Marvel Captain America Marvel Sixth Scale Figure. This is the second figure to be released by Hot Toys after Iron Man’s Mark 43. The Captain America figure is now up for pre-order at USD224.99 and is expected to be released by Q3, 2015. Great news is, this figure comes with a Steve Rodger head sculpt as well. You can use this for the Captain America S.T.R.I.K.E suit if you only have the Captain figure without the civilian suit.

We like the new Captain America suit for this movie compare to the one from the previous Avengers as it looks more solid and modern. Anyway, check out gallery for some of the shots of this figure. Make sure to pre-order to avoid your disappointment of not getting this cool figure.

What we like about this figure? 1/6th scale Captain America helmet & magnetic metal circular red and blue Captain America shield with retractable handles
How much we rate the head sculpt? 9/10
Out overall rating on the figure? 9/10

What’s in the Box?

The Captain America Sixth Scale Collectible Figure specially features:

• Authentic and detailed likeness of Chris Evans as Captain America in Avengers: Age of Ultron
• Newly painted helmeted head sculpt
• Newly painted unhelmeted head sculpt
• Movie-accurate facial expression with detailed wrinkles and skin texture
• Body with over 30 points of articulations
• Approximately 31 cm tall
• Magnets embedded in figure’s forearms and back for holding shield
• Eight (8) pieces of interchangeable gloved palms including:
– One (1) pair of relaxed palms
– One (1) pair of fists
– One (1) pair of shield holding palms with magnets
– One (1) shield throwing right palm
– One (1) shield catching left palm
• Each piece of head sculpt is specially hand-painted
Costume:

• One (1) blue embossed patterned uniform with star emblem and red and white patterns
• One (1) pair of blue embossed patterned pants with pouches, knee pads, and red trims
• One (1) brown leather-like back shield holder and body strap
• One (1) brown leather-like belt with pouches
• One (1) pair of black and brown boots
Weapon:

• One (1) magnetic metal circular red and blue Captain America shield with retractable handles

Accessories:

• One (1) 1/6th scale Captain America helmet
• Specially-designed figure stand with Captain America nameplate and the movie logo

Item shown is a prototype. When shipped, the final production piece may differ in appearance.

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Spider-Man Sixth Scale Figure by Hot Toys

Spider Man

The Amazing Spider Man 2

I personally likes the spidey suit from The Amazing  oSpider-Man 2 more then the first one. Maybe the eye looks better on this one. Anyway, the figure is now available for pre-order at Sideshow Collectibles at USD 229.99 and is expected to be available by October 2014. Pre-order the figure here; Marvel Spider-Man Marvel Sixth Scale Figure.

Spiderman Scale

Spiderman Scale

It’s a 12″ figure, but I think the actual size of this figure should be a bit shorter because isn’t spidey should be shorter? 🙂

What’s in the Box?

The 1/6th scale Spider-Man Collectible Figure specially features:

  •  Authentic and detailed likeness of Spider-Man in The Amazing Spider-Man 2
  • Body with 30 points of articulation
  • Approximately 30 cm tall
  • Six (6) pairs of interchangeable palms with black cobweb pattern including:
    • One (1) pair of fists
    • One (1) pair of relaxed palms
    • One (1) pair of palms for cobweb shooting
    • One (1) pair of palms for cobweb swinging
    • One (1) pair of open palms
    • One (1) pair of palms for holding megaphone

Costume:

  • One (1) newly developed red and blue colored Spider-Man suit embossed with grayish black cobweb pattern and black spider emblem on chest
  • One (1) pair of red-color boots embossed with grayish black cobweb pattern
  • One (1) orange and green vest
  • One (1) blue and white striped scarf
  • One (1) light blue beanie

Accessories:

  • Four (4) long narrow strips of cobweb including:
    • Two (2) for imitating the swinging scene
    • Two (2) of cobweb shooting
  • One (1) blue and brown backpack
  • One (1) megaphone
  • Diamond-shaped figure stand with Spider-Man nameplate, the movie logo, and flexible pillar 
  • One (1) 1/6th scale plutonium canister
  • One (1) additional specially designed Spider-Man artwork cover for dynamic figure stand (Artwork Pending)

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Captain America Sixth Scale Figure by Hot Toys

Golden Age Version

Golden Age Version

After the release of the 3rd version of Black Widow, Hot Toys released the Golden Age Version – Captain America:The Winter Soldier last week and opens the pre-order for folks at Singapore during it’s exhibition at Bugis Junction. They were limited to 300 pcs only during the event. You can now pre-order the figure here; Marvel Captain America Marvel Sixth Scale Figure at USD 209.99 and it is expected to be released on 3Q 2014.

If you want to know the difference between this and the one from the first Captain America: The First Avenger, check out this comparison photo:

Captain America Suit Comparison

Captain America Suit Comparison

What’s in the Box?

The Captain America – Golden Age Version Sixth Scale Figure features:

  • Authentic and detailed likeness of Chris Evans as Captain America in his Golden Age costume from the film Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Approximately 31cm tall
  • New helmeted head sculpt
  • Each head sculpt is specially hand-painted
  • Movie-accurate facial expression with detailed wrinkles and skin texture
  • Newly developed body with over 30 points of articulations
  • Nine (9) pieces of interchangeable gloved palms including:
    – One (1) pair of relaxed palms
    – One (1) pair of fists
    – One (1) pair of palms for holding shield
    – One (1) pair open palm
    – One (1) pointing right palm

Costume:

  • One (1) dark blue and grayish-white uniform with red and white stripes on midsection and star emblems on chest and arms
  • One (1) pair of dark blue, gray, and red suspenders
  • One (1) pair of dark blue pants
  • One (1) brown leather-like belt with pouches
  • One (1) pair of brown boots

Weapon: 

  • One (1) metal circular shield with distressed effect

Accessory:

  • Figure stand with Captain America nameplate and the movie logo

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Hot Toys: Captain Harlock Captain Harlock Sixth Scale Figure

Captain Harlock

Captain Harlock

We shared in an earlier blog in early September that Hot Toys will be producing a Sixth Scale Figure this year for the 3D animated series, Space Pirate Captain Harlock and we finally see the prototype of this upcoming figure yesterday. The figure is expected to be released in September 2014 are selling at USD 249.99 for the figure only (Captain Harlock Captain Harlock Captain Harlock Sixth Scale Figure) and if you wish to buy the figure with the throne, it is selling at USD 419.99 (Captain Harlock Captain Harlock with Throne of Arcadia Captain Harlock Sixth Scale Figure) at Sideshow Collectibles.

Captain Harlock Scale

Captain Harlock Scale

What’s in the Box? (This if figure only specs)

The Captain Harlock Sixth Scale Collectible Figure with Throne of Arcadia features:

  • Authentic and detailed fully realized likeness of Captain Harlock in Space Pirate Captain Harlock
  • Head sculpt with real-like hair sculpture, facial expression, eyepatch, scar, gesture and skin textures
  • Approximately 33 cm tall
  • Each piece of head sculpt is specially hand-painted
  • Newly developed body with over 30 points of articulations
  • Six (6) pieces of interchangeable gloved palms including:
    • One (1) pair of relaxed palms
    • One (1) pair of posing palms
    • One (1) right palm for holding gun
    • One (1) right palm for holding rapier
Costume:
  • One (1) black leather-like suit with skull print in front
  • One (1) pair of gold color arm armor
  • One (1) gold color armor vest
  • One (1) removable black and red cloak with skull pin
  • Two (2) brown belts
  • Two (2) gun holsters
  • One (1) pair of brown long boots
Weapons:
  • One (1) rapier
  • One (1) pistol
Accessories:
  • One (1) 1/6th scale red and gray colored Throne of Arcadia with skull sculptures
  • One (1) 1/6th scale Mr. Bird with transparent stand
  • Figure stand with Captain Harlock nameplate and the movie logo

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The Wolverine Sixth Scale Figure by Hot Toys

The Wolverine

The Wolverine

We didn’t see this coming. The head sculpt for this figure, we can say it is 80% there. This figure is available for pre-order at Sideshow now for USD 224.99. Click here to pre-order; The Wolverine Marvel Sixth Scale Figure

Wolverine Scale

Wolverine Scale

What’s in the Box?

  • Five (5) pairs of interchangeable palms including:
    • One (1) pair of fists with metal claws
    • One (1) pair of fists with bone claws
    • One (1) pair of fists
    • One (1) pair of relax palms
    • One (1) pair of palms for holding sword
  • Muscular body with over 30 points of articulations
  • Approximately 30 cm tall
  • Head sculpt with real-like hair sculpture, facial expression, detailed wrinkles, beard, gesture and skin textures
  • Authentic and detailed fully realized likeness of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in The Wolverine
  • Costume:
    • Style 1
      • One (1) black blazer
      • One (1) black coat
      • One (1) black shirt
      • One (1) black tie
      • One (1) pair of black pants with black belt
      • One (1) pair of black socks
      • One (1) pair of black shoes
    • Style 2
      • One (1) white vest
      • One (1) pair of gray jeans with belt
      • One (1) pair of brown boots
  • Weapon:
    • One (1) engraved metal Japanese sword with sheath
  • Accessory:
    • Figure stand with Wolverine nameplate and the movie logo

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New Hot Toys License: Space Pirate Captain Harlock

I remember watching this cartoon when I was a small kid and today, this show are made  into 3D. Can’t wait for the release of the DVD of this movie. Last week, Hot Toys announced the next figure that will be release in conjunction with the release of the movie Space Pirate Captain Harlock in September.

Space Pirate Captain Harlock

Space Pirate Captain Harlock

Check out the trailer of this 3D animated movie.

 

 

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STGCC 2013: What to Expect – Hot Toys

The news just in. Hot Toys announced a number of attractions at their booth for the upcoming STGCC 2013 event. Other then the opportunity to get the Toy Fair Exclusive from Hot Toys, the announcements on this other attractions will sure make visiting their booth more interesting. FYI, to get the Hot Toys exclusive this year, we are not allowed to queue overnight at Marina San Bay. Check out the instruction on how you can get your hands on the exclusives at the STGCC website.

There will be limited quantity on these exclusives. Check out the quantity and the price for each of these exclusives;

1/6 th scale Captain America (Star Spangled Man Version) [The First Avenger] – 300 sets at S$269.90 each
1/6 th scale Joe Colton [G.I. Joe Retaliation] – 300 sets at S$289.90 each
1/6 th scale Superman (Evil Version) [Superman III] – 300 sets at S$269.90
1/6 th scale Midas (Mark XXI) [Iron Man 3] – 800 sets at S$379.90

Toy Fair Exclusive 2013 by  Hot Toys

Toy Fair Exclusive 2013 by Hot Toys

Being the company that have been producing a number of high quality Iron Man figure for the past few years, most of the attractions are related to Iron Man and Avengers, but of course, we are sure they will also feature other collectibles such as Robocop, Batman, and Lone Ranger, as what we have seen from the other toy fair that already ended.

Hot Toys at STGCC

Hot Toys at STGCC

Check out all the attractions that will be available at the Hot Toys booth. Photos courtesy of Hot Toys FB page.

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Hot Toys Exclusive Pre-Orders Available

Finally, all of the Hot Toys Exclusive for this year’s Toy Fair Exclusive is available for pre-order at Sideshow Collectibles. Make sure you take this opportunity to order this exclusive figures before they are sold out like hot cakes. The first figure is Marvel Collectibles Captain America Star Spangled Man Version – Sixth Scale Figure follow by the second figure, Hot Toys G.I. Joe Sixth Scale Collectibles Joe Colton GI JOE Retaliation Sixth Scale Figure (Hot Toys) and finally Superman – DC Comics – Hot Toys Movie Masterpiece Series Evil Superman: Superman III Movie Masterpiece Sixth Scale Figure – EXCLUSIVE

Captain America - 'Star Spangled Man' Version

Captain America – ‘Star Spangled Man’ Version

Joe Colton

Joe Colton

Evil Superman

Evil Superman