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Two new Skylanders Giants enter the fray

It feels like we've been waiting forever for new Skylanders Giants characters. The titular "Giants," who are rather large and expensive toys, are getting a staggered release schedule to increase demand. Here, near the end of January, we're ...

 
 
 
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Bandai's got sweet figs of Sol Badguy, Bass, Mewtwo, more

At the recent Tamashii Nations exhibition in Japan, Bandai has been showing off a ton of sweet new game-themed figurines as part of its D-Arts and Figuarts ZERO lines. We start with some Guilty Gear action in the form of D-Arts Sol Badguy, ...

 
 
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Merging toys and videogames with Skylanders

Who knew actual physical toys would propel a videogame to become the number one selling Activision title (so far) this year and generating over $200 million in sales? Developer Toys for Bob struck gold with its ingenious idea of merging the...

 
 
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Review: Skylanders Giants

Skylanders was one of the biggest surprises of 2011. Pretty much everyone expected it to be a cheap cash-in of 90s nostalgia to sell toys to unsuspecting kids -- and boy, were we wrong. It was actually a pretty fun, serviceable action game,...

 
 
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A look at all the biggest Skylanders Giants characters

Here's a nice look at all eight of the new Giants characters in Skylanders Giants. This may be old news to hardcore fans frantically looking for any bits of news on toys, but for everyone else you can see just how cool they all look. There...

 
 
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With this Sagat figurine, every day can be Sunday

Ha! You see what I did there? No? Well... uh... YOUR FACE! Figurine maker Pop Culture Shock has immortalized the king of Muay Thai with a 21"-tall statue that makes everything else on your shelf look like garage sale tchotchkes. The paint a...

 
 
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Toy news: Persona 4, Halo, Fatal Fury, Asura, and more

Do you visit our sister site Tomopop at all? It's a great source for all the news, and early looks you need when it comes to anything and everything to do with toys. There's always a ton of videogame related figures going up, so here's a qu...

 
 
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Kid Icarus' Pit and P4 Arena figmas give ladies boners

One of the unspoken but generally understood tasks of Destructoid is to make sure you guys part with your hard-earned cash on frivolous crap that you probably don't need, because dammit, I'm poor and all of you should be as well! With that ...

 
 
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Behold the glorious home page of D-Arts Terry Bogard

Remember the Bandai D-Arts figure of King of Fighter's Terry Bogard that was showcased at Comic-Con a few weeks back? Someone saw fit to give the man a promotional website all of his own. It's pretty amazing. In addition to offering a selec...

 
 
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SDCC: Play Arts Kai figures from Tekken, Halo, and more

Square Enix's Play Arts Kai line has produced some fascinating pieces from various game series like Metal Gear Solid and of course SE's own Final Fantasy. Not braking for anyone, the company is marching right along with a fresh batch of hot...

 
 
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SDCC: Hello Kitty also going plushie with Street Fighter

At the last San Diego Comic-Con, Capcom announced a partnership with Sanrio to dress Hello Kitty in all kinds of Street Fighter getups. It's a grand collaboration spanning multiple pieces of merch, but I'm surprised it took this long to act...

 
 
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SDCC: D-Arts Sigma and Terry Bogard figures are so ace

Bandai's D-Arts figures are the shizz, especially if you've got a thing for Mega Man X characters. At SDCC, Bandai's US distributor Bluefin has been showing off some possible new models for the X line, headlined by none other than Sigma. In...

 
 
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I must have this Nendoroid Teddie from Persona 4

Look at this freaking Nendoroid Teddie from the folks at Good Smile Company. It actually "unzips" (opens up) and inside you get a cute little human Teddie. Beary cute! Tomopop says that this ¥4,000 figure comes with a crying face, ...

 
 
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Adorable Dragon Quest X plushies bundled with item codes

Plushies are cute and soft and huggable, but when was the last time one was actually useful? When has a plushie graduated from mere decorative artifact? When has a plushie saved your life!? These new Dragon Quest X stuffed critters may not ...

 
 
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Skyward Sword Link figma has super porcupine sword action

We interrupt your regularly scheduled E3 preview overflow for 30 minutes of break time. Pick up your favorite toy and have a seat on the big round rainbow rug. We'll have some cookies and juice before you're allowed to play freely. You won'...

 
 
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This big-headed Sonic figure is going on my desk

The Good Smile Company makes some of the best figures ever, and their big-headed Nendoroid line is especially loved. The latest in their line-up is Sonic the Hedgehog, and he's f*cking adorable. I will have this Sonic. Tomopop shares with u...

 
 
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Hideo Kojima reveals Meryl Silverburg figure via Twitter

Our friends over at Tomopop have gotten wind of a new Play Arts Kai figure from the Metal Gear Solid line, this time it's Solid Snake's former amour, Meryl Silverburgh that's getting the treatment. Kojima casually mentioned on twitter he wa...

 
 
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New Sonic figure demands your money

From the upcoming Sonic Generations to E3 parties featuring hilariously awkward stage performers, Sega has been pulling all the stops to make sure that Sonic's 20th anniversary is a memorable one. Now, the House of Hedgehog is commissioni...

 
 
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Super Meat Boy hand-made toys are good enough for retail

Thanks to Tomopop, I know a thing or two about the custom toy scene. That's why I'm so shocked to see that these hand-made Super Meat Boy toys only cost $12 a piece. There are seven figures in all, each featuring varied levels of complexity...

 
 




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