Boss Fight have shared an update on their various Hero H.A.C.K.S. figures which currently include Flash Gordon, The Phantom, Tarzan and Zorro. This also included updates on different product styles like the Power Stars retro line and Super Heroes PVCs. Read on for pics of the event along with a break down on what was shown.
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Boss Fight Studio has just announced a new 5″ Retro Action Figure line called Power Stars! The new Power Stars line is ready for preorder at $21.99 and a release date of Fall 2022.
Ming the Merciless
Power Stars are the action figures you always wanted as a kid, ready to make all your heroic dreams come true! These brand new 5” retro-feel action figures feature seven points of articulation and all the nostalgia. Featuring your favorite super heroes from King Features classic comics, collect them all to bring your favorite comics to life!
Check out all the new Boss Fight Studio Power Stars images after the jump.
We’ve received press releases for two statues based on classic 1930’s comic strips from Iron Studios. They have announced a Flash Gordon 1/10 Scale Statue, and The Phantom 1/10 Scale Statue. The polystone statues stand about 10″ tall on themed bases. Each statue is cast in polystone. Flash Gordon is priced at $149.99, while The Phantom is priced at $199.99. they are scheduled for release in the Third Quarter of 2022. See additional info and the photos after the jump.
NECA is expanding it’s King Features line of action figures with the Original Superheroes line. Currently these are comic/retro based renditions of The Defenders of Earth characters released earlier in the year – Flash Gordon, Ming The Merciless, and The Phantom. That may expand down the road of course. They take the base sculpts from the first releases and add to it, tweak it. The new window box packaging features the property it comes from and a numbering system, allowing MISB collectors to keep count on shelf as the line progresses.
NECA sent through some early samples for us to take a look at. Pre-Orders are now live, check our sponsors below to get your orders in!
Read on to check out our pics and some additional thoughts!
NECA has announced new variants of a few of their previously released Defenders of the Earth figures. They have taken Flash Gordon, Ming The Merciless, and The Phantom, and updated them to match their original comic strip appearances. Known as the Original Superheroes line, Series 1 is scheduled to hit stores in January. Each figure stands about 7″ tall, with about 30 points of articulation. Each includes interchangeable portraits, swap out hands, and character specific accessories. See additional details and pre-orders below. After the jump, you can see the new photos.
Introducing THE ORIGINAL SUPERHEROES line of figures — NECA’s loving tribute to the classic giants of comic books and pop culture! Series 1 includes King Features characters from long-running comic strips that went on to influence the world of superheroes. It includes Flash Gordon, The Phantom, and Ming the Merciless. Each 7″ scale action figure has over 30 points of articulation.
The Phantom features glow-in-the-dark eyes and includes interchangeable hands, two handguns, two detachable muzzle flashes, whip, and Oath Skull. Flash and Ming include interchangeable heads and hands, a laser blaster with two detachable effects, and a sword that fits into a sheath on the belt.
Collector-friendly window box packaging with custom illustration.
NECA’s Comic Con 2021 Panel just wrapped and we have screencaps from the event. Included were details and reveals for multiple brands including:
Back to the Future
- Griff Tannen
- Doc Brown (Jumpsuit)
The Defenders of Earth
- Flash Gordon (Comic Version)
- Ming The Merciless (Comic Version)
- The Phantom (Comic Version)
- Flash Gordon (Movie Inspired Version)
- Ming The Merciless (Movie Inspired Version)
- Black Nior
Bride of Chucky
- Chucky and Tiffany 8″ Scale 2-Pack
- Michael Myers and Dr. Loomis 2-Pack
- The Creep Ultimate Figure
- R.J. MacReady (Station Survivor) Ultimate Figure
- AvP Arcade – Razor Claws (Movie Style Colors)
- AvP Arcade – Chrysalis (Movie Style Colors)
- AvP Arcade – Arachnoid (Movie Style Colors)
- Lost Tribe Announcement
- Demolition 2-Pack
- Brain Gremlin
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie
- Casey Jones Ultimate Figure with Unmasked Head
- TMNT II – Shredder
- Super Shredder (Classic Toy Inspired) with Dock Diorama Display
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mirage Comics
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Cartoon
- Dirtbag and Groundchuck 2-Pack
- Wingnut and Screw Loose
- Channel 6 News Crew – April, Irma, Vernon, and Burne Thompson
- Tokka and Rahzar
Read on to check the caps, we’ll update with text of the event soon!
Update – details added after the break!
The Ghost Who Walks comes alive in action figure form! Relying on his strength, intelligence, and the myth of immortality, this sleek and stunning figure is ready to fight forces of evil. Part of the Hero H.A.C.K.S. line, this figure is H.A.C.K.S. compatible, allowing you to interchange parts from the wide range of figures and accessories available in the Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S. universe.
These figures bring you through the ages. This figure is the 21st Phantom in his blue costume – detailed, highly articulated, and ready to play and display! He comes with doves and their clear display stand for flight simulation, Vlad and Melodee riders, a holstered belt, pistols, extra hands, and a figure stand for display.
Preorders are now live for the HERO H.A.C.K.S. PHANTOM – WV1.5
Preorders are now live for the HERO H.A.C.K.S. PHANTOM – JULIE WALKER – WV1.5
NECA has posted some official product photos for their newly released Defenders of the Earth Series 1 Figures. The 7″ scale figures are based on the classic 80’s Defenders of the Earth cartoon series. Flash Gordon, Ming The Merciless, and The Phantom make up the first assortment. These are currently available in Walmart stores, and will see a wider release this month. Check out the photos after the jump.
A few days ago, a new version of The Phantom was announced by Boss Fight Studio. They are releasing a 2-pack featuring the 21st Phantom in a grey costume along with his horse Hero as part of their Hero H.A.C.K.S. line. The roughly 4″ tall Phantom will include two pistols. From their Mighty Steeds line up, Hero is a fully articulated horse that includes a saddle and a stand. Pre-orders have begun to go live for the set. Look for it to be released in the Third Quarter of the year. It’s priced at $52.99. Click the banner image for a full look at the figure set.
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The Defenders of the Earth 7″ Scale Figures by NECA will be coming soon to Walmart stores. Walmart will be the first place to get the figures, with additional retailers to follow soon after. The first wave of figures have now popped up on Walmart.com, though they aren’t in stock just yet. Series 1 includes Flash Gordon, Ming The Merciless, and The Phantom. They are priced at $29.96 each. Check out some info below, and see official packaging pics after the jump.
King Features – 7” Scale Action Figure – Defenders of the Earth Series Flash Gordon
Based on the characters from the beloved 80s cartoon, which brought Flash Gordon, Mandrake the Magician, and The Phantom teaming up against Ming the Merciless, comes the Defenders of the Earth! “Out of the sky, his rockets ignite!” To celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the classic cartoon and toy line, NECA is proud to present Flash Gordon! He stands approximately 7″ tall and includes interchangeable hands, a ray gun, detachable laser effect, and a sword. Comes in collector-friendly window box packaging.
King Features – 7” Scale Action Figure – Defenders of the Earth Series Ming the Merciless
Based on the characters from the beloved 80s cartoon, which brought Flash Gordon, Mandrake the Magician, and The Phantom teaming up against Ming the Merciless, comes the Defenders of the Earth! To celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the classic cartoon and toy line, NECA is proud to present the evil supervillain, Ming the Merciless! He stands approximately 7″ tall and includes interchangeable hands, a real fabric cape, a ray gun with detachable laser effect, a sword, and staff. Comes in collector-friendly window box packaging.
King Features – 7” Scale Action Figure – Defenders of the Earth Series Phantom
Based on the characters from the beloved 80s cartoon, which brought Flash Gordon, Mandrake the Magician, and The Phantom teaming up against Ming the Merciless, comes the Defenders of the Earth! To celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the classic cartoon and toy line, NECA is proud to present the Lord of the jungle! The hero who stalks! The Phantom! He stands approximately 7″ tall and includes interchangeable hands, a blaster, detachable laser effect, and the Defenders team mascot, Zuffy. Comes in collector-friendly window box packaging.