Toy Fair 2018: Hasbro’s New Marvel Lines Draw From The Movies And Comics

by Gary Catig

Previously, we covered the Hasbro Star Wars news that came out of New York Toy Fair this past weekend. There were a lot of action figures for fans to be excited about.  Another big property Hasbro has the rights to is the Marvel brand. Some big reveals and announcements came out about their upcoming toys.

Even before the show there were some teases of new products. With Avengers: Infinity War coming out later this year, you can purchase your very own Infinity Gauntlet.

MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES INFINITY GAUNTLET

(Age Adult/Approx. Retail Price: $99.99/Available: Spring 2018)

Harness the power of the universe with this 1:1 full-scale INFINITY GAUNTLET! Measuring 19.5 inches long, this collectible role play gauntlet features premium sculpting and articulated fingers that can be clenched into a fist. Includes electronic light and sound effects that illuminate all six Infinity Stones when the gauntlet is activated. Requires 3 AA batteries, not included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

Also announced before the show are the latest Marvel additions to the Mighty Muggs line.  Check out some of your favorite heroes and villains that appear in the movies including Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, Star-Lord, Ant-Man, Wasp, and Thanos.

 

Then we receive a ton news about the collectible Marvel Legends line.  Logan will be joining the Marvel Legends Riders line as he rides a motorcycle.

There is also a new Spider-Man series that will include House of M Spider-Man, Scarlet Spider, Doctor Octopus, Cloak and Dagger, Black Costume Daredevil, and Elektra. The Build-A-Figure will be S.P.D.R.

Included among the Avengers wave 2 line will be movie versions of Ant-Man and Wasp.

Joining the X-Men Apocalypse series will be Sabertooth and Magneto.

In the new Venom line there will be the titular character, Carnage, Scream, Poison, and Spider-Ham.

Rounding out the previously reported second Deadpool series will be Bishop, pantsless Deadpool, and a B-A-F of Sauron. 

They will also have packaged two-packs of Everett Ross and Killmonger and Ant-Man and Stinger.

To round out your Fantastic Four collection, there will be Thing as a Walgreens exclusive.

Finally, Hasbro will be celebrating 10 years of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with special figures. Amongst this collection will be an Iron Man and Tony Stark 2-pack that is exclusive to Walmart, an Iron Man, Pepper Potts, and Mandarin 3-pack exclusive to Toys-R-Us, Ronan the Accuser exclusive to GameStop, a Hulkbuster and Hulk 2-pack exclusive to Target, a Captain America and Crossbones 2-pack, and an Iron Man Mk 7.

Gary Catig

Gary Catig is west coast raised, east coast educated, and has a touch of southern charm. He has spent most of his adult life making science fiction a reality as an engineer conducting research in the military, microprocessor, and biotechnology fields. While currently living in San Diego, he enjoys all facets of pop culture including but not limited to comics, TV, movies, and music.

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