2011 NYCC - Hasbro: Marvel Action Figures Panel
Jay Cochran - October 15, 2011
Hasbro’s MARVEL Marketing and Design team discusses current and upcoming Marvel based toys and action figures!
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- David Vonner and Scott George and Dwight Stall are on panel.
- They introduce the NYCC Compound Hulk. They say they are close to being sold out.
- The Spider-Man Mini Muggs Box set. Both these will be sold on HTS after the con.
- The Avengers: 2012. Besides movie ones we have seen there will be comic ones. Ultimate Thor and Hawkeye are shown. There will also be Avengers Mini Muggs. Captain America vs Red Skull and Hulk vs. Abomination and Iron Man vs Iron Monger and Thor vs Loki. These are in comic book costumes.
- Wave 3 MU for 2012 Marvel Universe - Hercules (80's outfit) , Angel (Classicblue ) and a variant in red, Nighthawk, Nova in modern costume and Puck.
- 3-packs - New Avengers, Bleeding Edge Iron Man, Thor and Red Hulk.
- Wave 4 - Prof X in a suit with Hover Chair, Jubilee (possible variant), Blastaar (Variant, may have some blasting hands).
- 2012 Sneaks - Medusa from the Inhumans & Karnak, Black Knight, Bearded Thor with war helmet, Thor Frog
- Marvel Legends back in 2012. Danny Ketch Ghost Rider will be yellow flame and blue flame variant in wave 1.
- Wave 2 Anim Zola Build-A-Figure will have the Red Skull variant. Wrecking Crew will have Thunder Ball with Pile Driver running variant and the Madames. Madame Mask and Madame Hydra. Big Time Spider Man will have a Future Foundation running change. They have improved the Spider-Man sculpt.
- Wave 3 USAgent, Punisher inspired by Jim Lee (Punisher Armory comic) Blade, modern look.
- Archangel - 2012 but where?
- Fan Poll Favorite 90's Jean Grey. The picture is a work in progress. Pic will be uploaded soon.
- Stryfe is coming.
- Moonstar is coming.
- A new Emma Frost
- Dave implied Northstar is in the works. and an Avengers villain team like Masters of Evil for the MU line. Sasquatch
- Images from panel uploaded.
- Fing Fang Foom will have some shorts and possible a variant.
- Amazing Bag Man is coming and in a cool way. He hinted a Arcade is coming to for MU.
- More Wolverines are coming and Dave loves em all (Oh his boss is in the room).
- All movie figures shown today are new sculpts.
- Rogue is coming for MU. No plans for playsets but they would like to do them.
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