Are you ready for some football… action figures? McFarlane Toys has another round of 3.75-inch gridiron gods on the way. Each player sports 20 points of articulation. Look for Dez Bryant, Robert Griffin III, Arian Foster, Drew Brees, Rob Gronkowski, Clay Matthews, AJ Green, Jared Allen and Peyton Manning to hit the field in July.
In 2010, 7 Japanese directors each created a short animated film based on the Halo universe. Those stories were clumped together into one movie called Halo Legends
. The final chapter of the film, “The Package” will soon receive the action figure treatment thanks to McFarlane Toys. In the story, Master Chief, Frederic-104, and Kelly-087 must retrieve an important “package” from a giant enemy alien spaceship. This trio of Spartans will hit stores in February or you can pre-order the set here
Fans of the popular AMC series have a new wave of action figures to get excited about. Office Rick Grimes will sport 14 points of articulation, swappable hands for holding different accessories, and several weapons including a revolver, rifle with strap and animal-control stick for zombie catching. This version of Shane Walsh shows off his tactical attire and a shaved head. Also the figure features gun-raising play-action with his double barrel shotgun. We will also get three different zombies from the series including the one from the bottom of Hershel’s water well, the one that attacked Andrea in the RV and girl from the end of the first episode. These will release in October or you can pre-order them here
Walking Dead comic fans may want to check out the Skybound booth at this summer’s big convention. There they will find an exclusive Michonne action figure from McFarlane Toys. It stands 6-inches tall and features 22 points of articulation, a blood-splattered poncho, bloody katana, hammer, pliers and a power drill. It will run you $25.