Tag: Marvel Universe

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Hasbro Sinister Six Retro Set

Here is something new to report on, Hasbro's upcoming 4" Spider-Man: Sinister Six Toy Biz Tribute Figure Set. This will be released as an Amazon.com exclusive. The set will feature re-issues of previous 4" Marvel Universe/Legends figures in new packaging made to look like the classic Toy Biz 5" figures released in the 90's.

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Marvel Legends 3.75 Inch Scale Collectors Vault SDCC 2016 Exclusive

IGN has revealed the San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Exclusive Marvel Legends 3.75″ Scale – The Collectors Vault Set. In the set, fans will find: The Collector Howard the Duck Cosmo the Spacedog Lockjaw Moon Boy The Zodiac Key Casket of Ancient Winters The Wand of Watoomb

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Play Arts Kai Variant Marvel Universe Thor

Square Enix has released the first official images and info for their upcoming Play Arts Variant Marvel Universe Thor. Thor will include a swappable portrait, Mjolnir, a swinging Mjolnir attachment, a lightning effect and three sets of interchangeable hands. Thor also features a plastic cape and a figure stand. Look for this figure come September and he will be priced at 14,800 Yen ($122 USD). Read on to check out the official images!

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Crazy Ideas: Having Comic Book Characters Age In Real Time

It gets brought up every once in a while why comic book characters, specifically super-heroes don’t age in real time, specifically, super-heroes. There have been times that authors have explored the concept, the first that comes to mind is John Byrne’s Superman & Batman Generations series of mini-series. There are also some characters that simply

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Marvel Comics to Release Action Figure Inspired Comic Covers

Following the trend of the LEGO styled comic covers come something wicked from Marvel Comics; action figure styled covers! While this is nothing new (IDW & DC have done this already) Here at Needless Essentials, we truly enjoy these type of covers. Marvel will be using both the 6″ figures and 3.75″ figures for select covers

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Official Hi-Res Images of Hasbro’s Marvel SDCC Exclusives

Hasbro sent down official images of their Marvel SDCC 2014 exclusives. Feel free to share these watermark free images and look for these hot items come SDCC! Also remember a small portion of these items will hit online the week after. Read on for all the details and good luck! MARVEL’S THE INFINITY GAUNTLET and

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Avengers Infinite Series Action Figures Preview

Idle Hands posted images from the new Previews that show off some new Marvel Figures. The listing from Previews state a 6″ scale but several are claiming these will indeed be 3 3/4 scale figures. Honestly I have no clue as to what scale these will be in but for now enjoy the awesome eye

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Marvel Comics Group Solicits February 2014

WOLVERINE #1 & 2 PAUL CORNELL (W) • RYAN STEGMAN (A/C) Variant Cover by Jerome Opeña Animal Variant by Katie Cook Design Variant by TBA Blank Variant Also Available Issue #2 – Variant Cover by TBA WOLVERINE NO MORE? After the events of KILLABLE, Wolverine has something to prove. Before he can take on Sabretooth

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Ebay Auction of The Week: Marvel Universe Custom Blackbird!

Okay, chalk this one up as  absolutely amazing. If you’re a fan of Hasbro’s Marvel Universe and you have some extra cash then this one is for you.  Take a look at that intricate detail and just image what fun you could have with this piece. This is definitely a one of a kind item

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Hasbro SDCC 2013 Second Look: Marvel & G.I. JOE

Here is our final gallery for Hasbro; Marvel and G.I. JOE all in one! You have to check out the incredible Marvel display Hasbro had at the show. So much goodness in here so go ahead, click on through!

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Watch out, New Transformers and Marvel Universe Is About to Hit!

I think Hasbro is trying to kill us. So much new stuff is about to hit and for once I am torn. Do I go for the New Transformers OR do I go for New Marvel Universe (never can find then in the store though). Don't forget about Star Wars....

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Hasbro Toy Report 2013: Get Ready, it’s About to Get Real

So, what are looking forward to? Hasbro will be releasing a ton of product soon. New Star Wars Black will be hitting (both 3 3/4 and 6"), new GI JOE Retaliation figures, new Transformers and new Marvel Universe. I know it's been a while but the drought is almost over. I know I cannot wait for some of this product and I know my wallet will be burning. We will definitely try and get you, the readers, the most up-to-date reviews and news as possible.

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