Marvel Select Avengers

Do you collect other toys besides Transformers? Maybe you've got a Masters of the Universe collection you'd like to show off, or maybe you like Thundercats, Voltron, G.I.Joe, Power Rangers, Star Wars, Wrestling, or any of the various comic book toy lines. Please keep the discussions here to non-Transformers toy lines.

Marvel Select Avengers

Postby Insurgent » Sat May 14, 2016 2:55 pm

I picked up the MkVI Iron Man from the Avengers film back in 2012, because Iron Man. It was just meant to be a one off, unless I coul dfind a War Machine to go with him (but not hte IM3 that was a Iron Patriot repaint. For some reason, I don't like the chest on that guy). Anyhoo, recently decided to pick up the rest of the team gradually. To that end, today I picked up Age of Ultron Thor and Black Widow. And you know what? These are some really nice figures. Big enough to have a good presence on the shelf but not too big that you need an entire room devoted to them.

Thor has a great likeness and I don't know when they changed the articulation, but Stark had some pretty naff leg articulation, but the two I picked up today are quire insnae, Natasha especially. She can even get in one of those low to the ground, legs akimbo ready to spring poses she does. The likeness of Natasha is not great, I mean you can tell it's meant to be Scarlet but it's not as good as Thor or Stark. At first, I was going to skip her and wait for them to make a better likeness on a future figure, but then realised it's taken 6 years to get one figure in this scale, poor odds of another coming along.

They also came with a base that sit together. Normally I'm not a fan of bases like this, they take up space, but this one is surprisingly well done. And it's HUGE! Looks like the base they raid at the start of the film, sandbags, reels of cable, boxes and a destroyed turret (i think that's what it is). And the thing is big enough, Stark can comfortably fit in the middle of them.

I definately intend to pick up the rest of the MCU Avengers.
Beast Wars FOREVER!

User avatar
City Commander
Posts: 3408
News Credits: 2
Joined: Mon Sep 19, 2005 1:10 pm

Return to Non-Transformers Toy Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

Astrotrain Rodimus Mirage Bumblebee Cliffjumper Grimlock Transformers Classics - Time Remaining: 1 day 14 hours 11 minutes 44 seconds
Transformers Movie Deception Voyager Class STARSCREAM New 2006 F-22 Raptor - Time Remaining: 3 days 23 hours 15 minutes 59 seconds
ROADBUSTER Transformers 3 DOTM Movie 5" inch Deluxe Class Autobot Figure 2011 - Time Remaining: 5 days 3 hours 17 minutes 3 seconds
Transformers Armada Blurr Complete Deluxe Incinerator Mini-Con - Time Remaining: 7 days 9 hours 19 minutes 37 seconds
NEW Takara Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series MPM-03 Bumblebee MIB IN STOCK - Time Remaining: 1 day 20 hours 22 minutes 57 seconds
Punching Pop OPTIMUS PRIME Candy Gift Set Transformers G1 Generation 1 2007 - Time Remaining: 1 day 13 hours 24 minutes 55 seconds
Transformers Reveal The Shield Strafe Complete Voyager RTS - Time Remaining: 3 days 4 hours 27 minutes 5 seconds
2008 Takara, Transformers Henkei Classics - Optimus Prime (C-01) - Complete - Time Remaining: 1 day 13 hours 30 minutes 53 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #188 - Mutinous Intent
Twincast / Podcast #188:
"Mutinous Intent"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Monday, November 13th, 2017