The Hunt Is On
NECA’s long running ‘Predator’ 7″ scale figure line is still going strong after nearly a decade on the market, so it’s exciting to see them continue to release innovative new figures for the line! This week NECA released some new photos of their upcoming figure 2-pack of Dutch and Linn from the ‘Alien Vs. Predator’ Arcade game! These figures are still a ways away with an early summer release anticipated, but we’re sure we will get a great look at these in just a few short weeks at Toy Fair! Check out the new release info and images below!
Introducing a new 2-pack of action figures inspired by the classic Alien vs Predator 1994 arcade game that actually predates the movie!
Playable characters Dutch and Linn make their action figure debut with paint deco that re-creates the look of the arcade game. Major Dutch Schaefer comes with a detachable blast effect for his huge mechanical arm, plus backpack and interchangeable hands. Lt. Linn Kurosawa comes with sword and gun accessories that fit into working sheaths. They both have 30 points of articulation and stand approximately 7″ tall. Window box packaging.
If you can’t wait that long for more NECA ‘Predator’ figures, rest easy! NECA also has a brand new ‘Predator figure hitting stores this week with the ‘Elder Predator: The Golden Angel’ Ultimate Figure hitting stores this week! This figure is the first ever figure based on Dark Horse Comics’ ‘Predator 1718’ and comes loaded with a number of story specific accessories including alternative heads and hands and a sword! Check out the release info from NECA below!
NECA presents our first action figure ever from Dark Horse Comics’ “Predator: 1718”! One of the most memorable moments in the 1990 film Predator 2 is when Elder Predator gives his flintlock pistol to Detective Harrigan as a sign of respect. “Predator: 1718” reveals the story of how Elder (whose coloration was more yellow in his younger days) originally acquired the pistol.
The figure comes with 3 different heads, alternate hands, trophy necklace, smart disc, shoulder cannon, sword that fits in a back sheath, and flintlock pistol that tucks through his belt. Golden Angel Elder stands approximately 8.25” tall and features over 30 points of articulation. Collector-friendly deluxe window box packaging with opening flap.
One, Two, Freddy’s Coming For You
You just can’t keep a good dream demon down! Everyone’s favorite nightmare killer is back with NECA’s all new 8″ Retro Styled figure of Freddy Krueger from ‘Wes Kravens New Nightmare’! This figure includes two interchangeable heads, as well as a removable hat and trench coat. NECA’s latest Freddy is expected to hit stores this fall, you can check out images and more details directly from NECA below!
A Nightmare on Elm Street – 8” Clothed Figure – New Nightmare Freddy
This time, staying awake won’t save you. Introducing a new Freddy Krueger clothed action figure from Wes Craven’s New Nightmare!
The seventh film in the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise took the iconic character in a more menacing direction – closer to Craven’s original intentions for Freddy. This 8” figure is fully poseable and comes with two interchangeable heads, a removable trench coat and removable hat. Resealable clamshell packaging.
Mezco Toy Fair Sneak Peeks
As you’re probably well aware (especially since we won’t stop talking about it), New York Toy Fair is just two weeks away! The team at Mezco seems to be just as excited, as they’re counting down the days with new reveals as we move closer and closer to the event! This week we got our first look at three new advanced Toy Fair reveals from various Mezco toylines including Living Dead Dolls, Mezco Designer Series, and One:12 Collective! Check out all three new reveals below!
Living Dead Dolls ‘The Shining’ Jack Torrence
Mezco Designer Series ‘Batman 66’ Batman
One:12 Collective Captain Marvel
All of these items and much much more will be on display in just a few short weeks at New York Toy Fair 2019! Which items are you hoping to see next?
Alita Has Arrived
Whether you’re looking forward to the upcoming live-action adaptation of the ‘Battle Angel Alita’ manga or not, it’s hard to deny that the film looks like it’s going to be a visual masterpiece! The team at Hot Toys certainly seems to be excited about it, because they’ve just revealed their all new 1:6 scale figure of the film’s titular cyborg heroine, Alita! This phenomenal looking new figure stands approximately 10.5″ tall and features 30 points of articulation for maximum poseability. Accessories include a large blade, alternative hands and feet, adjustable eyes, a removable heart, and a removable outfit that reveals Alita’s cyborg body underneath! Check the full release from Hot Toys below!
“I think you are someone very special.” – Dr. Ido
The long-awaited movie Alita: Battle Angel is finally coming to the big screen! Sets in the future when robotic technology is thriving, this live-action adaptation follows an amnesiac cyborg, Alita, who finds herself awakens in a future world that she does not recognize. She comes to rely on a compassionate doctor and her street-smart friend, struggles to survive the treacherous journey across the Iron City, and discovers her extraordinary past. In the adventure of love, hope and empowerment, everything is new to Alita, every experience a first.
To get fans ready for this super exciting film, Hot Toys is pleased to bring to you the groundbreaking new heroine Alita in 1/6th scale collectible figure from Alita: Battle Angel.
Meticulously crafted based on the appearance of Alita from the film, the movie-accurate collectible figure features a newly developed head sculpt with separate rolling eyeballs, her highly detailed body which displays the complicated mechanical design, beautifully tailored outfit with fine textures, a blade, a heart attachable to the body and multiple interchangeable hands and feet to match with the cyborg body. Along with the figure, it also comes with an elaborated diorama figure stand inspired by the battle scenes.
Ready for a fight, this warrior hunter with an angel heart deserves a spot in your great collection!