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Spotlight on DC Universe Infinite Heroes The Question
The Question is a beloved DC Comics character, but its interpretation in the DC Universe Infinite Heroes line was far from lovable.

The 10 Best Action Figures of 2010!
2010 showed us action figure collectors some huge releases and proved to be an amazing year for jumps in sculpting, articulation and in many cases, just good old fashioned fun. We tried to chose figures for this list based on a balance of criteria, including fan buzz, sellout status, playability, collectibilty and sheer awesomeness. Keep...

Spotlight on World of Warcraft Quin'Thalan Sunfire
World of Warcraft players number in the millions, but only a handful of action figures have ever been produced. That makes Quin'Thalan Sunfire and important figure, and more popular than most collectors would ever guess.

Spotlight on Ghostbusters Ray Stantz
Ghostbusters is a film classic, and this 12-inch version of primary character Ray Stantz is the best collectible figure released yet, easily earning its time in the spotlight.

Spotlight on World of Warcraft Sister Benedron
World of Warcraft is a video game sensation unlike any other, and as one of its few figures, Sister Benedron deserves a moment in the spotlight.

Spotlight on Marvel Legends Scarlet Spider
The Marvel Legends line has captured nearly every character in the Marvel Comics universe, including this classic take on the Spider-Man variation Scarlet Spider.

Spotlight on Indie Spotlight Dick Tracy
Dick Tracy just doesn't have enough action figures based on his original design, and Shocker Toys helped fixed that problem with this important release.

Top 10 DC Universe Classics Figures
The DC Universe Classics line is one of the greatest superhero lines ever, and its 10 standout figures will forever be remembered by action figure collectors.

ThunderCats Classic Lion-O Review
The Thundercats have finally returned in action figure form. Their fearless leader Lion-O is the first figure out and marks a strong return for the franchise.

Lego Minifigures Royal Guard Review
Lego honors the Queen's Guard of Buckingham Palace and their giant fluffy hats with this Lego Minifigures Royal Guard action figure.

Lego Minifigures Detective Review
Solve the mystery of the Lego Minifigures Series 5 Detective action figure with this review.

Lego Minifigures Roman Soldier Review
Step back in time to take a look at this Lego Minifigures Series Roman Soldier action figure with this review.

Transformers Prime Wheeljack Review
Transformers Prime is a television sensation, and the action figures are just as fantastic. Wheeljack had a great guest appearance on the show, and has a great action figure too.

Transformers Prime Cliffjumper Review
Transformers Prime is one the best action figure cartoons evere, and the figures based on it are great too. Cliffjumper may be one of the most memorable characters on the show, but his figure isn't quite so incredible.

Transformers Prime Megatron Review
Transformers Prime is a wonderful show, and it's made better by its thrilling antagonist Megatron. This figure captures the big bad Decepticon in all his Transformers Prime glory.

Lego Minifigures Highland Battler Review
The Lego Minifigures line has moved its way across Medieval history, and the Highland Battler is another step that resulted in a great figure.

Lego Minifigures Leprechaun Review
Find out if there's a pot of gold at the end of the Lego Minifigures rainbow with this review of the Series 6 Leprechaun figure.

Lego Minifigures Tennis Ace Review
The Lego Minifigures Tennis Ace is served up with this review, and there's a lot to love about the figure.

Lego Minifigures Computer Programmer Review
The Lego Minifigure Computer Programmer figure gives nerds, geeks, techies, and bowtie-lovers a Lego character to call their own.

Transformers Prime Soundwave Review
The Transformers Prime cartoon has a plethora of villains, but none are as sinister as Soundwave, and this review showcases that the figure is just as dangerously good.

Transformers Prime Ratchet Review
Ratchet may be one of Transformers Prime's least active characters, but the Ratchet figure is anything but boring. It's cool, it looks good, and it's loads of fun.

Lego Minifigures Bunny Suit Guy Review
The Lego Minifigures Bunny Suit Guy is a goofy Lego Minifigure that's as unique and lovable as action figures come.

Lego Minifigures Jungle Boy Review
The Lego Minifigures Jungle Boy is a great action figure, and it even comes with a monkey accessory! Collectors will be going bananas over this one.

Lego Minifigures Hippie Review
The Lego Minifigures Hippie figure will help collectors find an inner peace thanks to its fun design and flower power.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Donatello Review
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are back, and newly-designed the basic Donatello figure is one of the best Turtles action figures ever made.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Raphael Review
With the return of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to the forefront of the collecting world, Raphael is another fantastic piece to add to anyone's collection.

Spotlight on Batman: The Brave and Bold Batman
Batman may be the biggest name in both comics and cartoons, and this figure manages to combine the styles of both worlds.

Spotlight on Batman: The Brave and Bold The Atom
The Atom might be small in stature, but he made a huge name for himself with Batman: The Brave and the Bold, and this figure captures his rocketing growth.

Spotlight on Batman: The Brave and Bold Kanjar Ro
Kanjar Ro isn't a particularly popular character, but this figure is one of the best in its line and deserves time in the spotlight.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Black Canary
Black Canary is a majorDC Comics character, and one of the most prominent female superheroes in existence. That makes this an incredibly important and desirable figure.

Spotlight on Super Mario Luigi
Luigi is the forgotten brother to the most popular character in the entire video gaming world, and that makes this iconic and classic figure an extremely important one.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Kid Flash
Kid Flash is the young sidekick to one of the most famous superheroes the world has ever known, and this is one of the few figures based on such a prominent character.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Shark
Shark may be more animal than man, and might also be one of the most disappointing figures in his line. You might just drown in disappoint with this figure.

Spotlight on Batman: The Brave and Bold Black Manta
Black Manta is a major characer in the DC Comics universe, and this cartoon-based figure is perfect for kids and lighthearted collectors.

Spotlight on Transformers Universe Hound
Hound's simple design, vibrant green color, and charming cartoon character have made him a Transformers favorite for decades.

Spotlight on Transformers Revenge of the Fallen Optimus Prime
Optimus Prime is the king of the Transformers world of toys, and this figure is the most iconic representation of his movie appearances ever manufactured.

Spotlight on G.I. Joe Resolute Cobra Trooper
The Cobra Trooper is the foundation of G.I. Joe's famed nemesis, and this figure is one of the best Cobra Troopers ever made.

Spotlight on The Spirit (Movie)
The spirit is a little-known comics character that's always been well-respected. Unfortunately the movie that spawned this figure wasn't so well received, but that doesn't affect how good the toy itself remains.

Spotlight on Spider-Man Classics Juggernaut
Juggernaut is one of the largest Marvel Comics characters ever, and this figure is no slouch either!

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Forager
Forager might not be the most recognizable New Gods character, but his iconic design and increasing presence in the DC Comics world makes this figure a huge one.

Spotlight on Masters of the Universe Classics The Goddess
The Goddess is one of the most vital characters to the story of He-Man, and this figure is a near-perfect representation of that important role.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Mantis (Classic)
Mantis might not be DC Comics' most recognized character, but this figure certainly stands on its own as one of the most unique in the DC Universe Classics line.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Katma Tui
Katma Tui is a member of the famed Green Lantern Corps, and as one of the group's most lovable female characters, she helped diversify the Corps in the DC Universe Classics line.

Spotlight on Masters of the Universe Classics Scareglow
In all of the Masters of the Universe pantheon, few figures are more recognizable than Scareglow. And this modern version translates the character into the 21st century perfectly.

Spotlight on Masters of the Universe Classics Trap Jaw
Trap Jaw is one of the main villains facing He-Man, and this figure is without doubt the coolest version of the character ever produced in plastic.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Killer Moth
Killer Moth might not be a famous DC Comics character, but this figure is without a doubt one of the most goofy of all time.

Spotlight on Gears of War 2 Grenadier Flame Thrower
Of all the iconic figures to be produced from the world of video games, the Gears of War 2 Grenadier Flame Thrower probably doesn't come to mind. But this figure is a really good one that can't be ignored.

Spotlight on BioShock 2 Subject Delta
BioShock has become one of gaming's most recognizable brands, and this Big Sister figure is one of the best based on the famed game.

Spotlight on Masters of the Universe Classics Moss Man
There are no figures more unique in the Masters of the Universe Classics line than Moss Man and his identifiable "flocking".

Spotlight on G.I. Joe Hall of Heroes Firefly
Firefly might seem like a generic mercenary to the average person, but he's actually a major G.I. Joe character that's captured splendidly with this figure.

Spotlight on Street Fighter IV Chun-Li
Chun Li may be Street Fighter's most recognizable character, and this figure certain exaggerates her most iconic features, making it a vital one.

Spotlight on BioShock 2 Subject Delta
BioShock is an enormous video game franchise these days, and this remains one of the best video game figures ever produced.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Man-Bat
Batman might be the most famous bat-character in the world of comics, but Man-Bat is an important villain and an incredible DC Universe Classics figure.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Deadshot
The DC Universe Classics released dozens of iconic characters in its lifetime, but few were cooler than the famous villain Deadshot.

Spotlight on Hellboy II Hellboy
Hellboy is an iconic character in both comics and film, and this figure from Mezco is one of the most memorable the character has ever received.

Spotlight on Street Fighter IV Ken
Ken is one of the most beloved video game characters ever, and this remains one of his absolute best figures yet.

Spotlight on Street Fighter IV Ryu
Ryu is Street Fighter's "protagonist" and certainly one of the most important fighting video game characters of all time, making this figure a major one in the history of toys.

Spotlight on Street Fighter IV Akuma
Akuma has become one of the most prominent villains in the Street Fighter storyline, and as such, this is a major figure in the history of the brand.

Spotlight on Bionic Commando Nathan Spencer
The Bionic Commando series of video games aren't the most popular ever, but this plastic take on their hero was one of the better figures in the late '00s.

Spotlight on GI Joe Resolute Comic Pack #1
GI Joe Resolute was one of the best translations of the franchise into cartoon form ever, and this comic pack captured two of its biggest characters.

Spotlight on Indie Spotlight the Maxx
The Maxx is a famous independent comic book character and its awesome figure from the Indie Spotlight line is the best ever based on him.

Spotlight on Street Fighter IV Guile
Guile is the all-American hero of the Street Fighter universe, and as one of gaming's most popular characters, this figure is vital.

Spotlight on Transformers Universe Countdown
Countdown may not be the most recognizable character from the world of Transformers, but this toy is one of the biggest and most noticeable of them all.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Wildcat (Blue)
Wildcat is one of the original DC Comics characters to hit comic shops, and this figure is the most iconic version of the character in plastic.

Spotlight on GI Joe Hall of Heroes Snake Eyes
Snake Eyes is one of the most beloved GI Joe character, and this stands as one of his best figures in the smaller scales.

Spotlight on Masters of the Universe Classics Tri-Klops
Tri-Klops might have a silly name, but he's one of the biggest and baddest villains to ever face off opposite He-Man, earning his place in the spotlight.

Spotlight on Hellboy II Goblin
Hellboy II is an incredibly underrated movie in the fantasy-horror genre, and this figure is pretty underrated in action figure circles too.

Spotlight on Masters of the Universe Classics Stratos
Stratos isn't the most well-known character in the history of toys, but this figure was a big release in the Masters of the Universe Classics line.

Spotlight on Marvel Legends Heroes Reborn Iron Man
This version of Iron Man took center stage in the '90s, and though it's long forgotten on the pages, this figure has kept the unique look alive in plastic.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Mr. Terrific
This rendition of Mr. Terrific is still relatively new to the world of comics, but as a team leader and beloved hero, this figure earns some time in the spotlight.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Cyborg Superman
This figure of Cyborg Superman might just look like a repaint to the trained eye, but it's actually an important and distinct version of one of Superman's most important enemies.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Big Barda
Big Barda might not be a major character in the DC Comics universe, but she sure is a "big" one, earning her a spot in the action figure spotlight.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics Atom Smasher
Atom Smasher may be one of the biggest DC Comics characters in a literal sense, but only recently did he become popular enough to match his size.

Spotlight on DC Universe Classics The Guardian
The Guardian is a virtually unknown DC Comics character, but his classic appearance and heroic ways have earned him time in the spotlight.

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