ACTION FIGURES IN THE PIPELINE
What's In Stores And What's Coming
Friday, September 27, 2002
Welcome back to another edition of McFarlane Toys in the Pipeline. These stories are our way of keeping fans in the loop about exactly what figures are currently in stores and what's on the way.
Series 22, Dark Ages Spawn: The Viking Age was released in August and should still be available in most areas. McFarlane Toys has sold through its entire production on this item, so what's on stores shelves now is all that will be available. For more info on this line, click here.
Movie Maniacs 5 has hit most retailers in recent weeks. This is an exceptional lineup of characters and is moving quickly at retail. For more info on this series, click here.In sports, McFarlane's Sports Picks: MLB Series 3 and NFL Series 4 are available. McFarlane Toys has nearly sold through its inventory on these items, so get them now if you're interested.Onimusha 2, based on the outstanding Onimusha 2 video game from Capcom, is still available at retail. Click here for more information on this line of figures.Several new lines are headed to retailers in the coming weeks. Here are the highlights:Spawn Series 22 R3 figures (resculpted, repainted, revisited) are coming in early October. More details on this series, which features the Series 22 cast with new paint and new head sculpts, can be found here.The deluxe boxed set for Series 22, Spawn the Bloodaxe packaged with his war horse Thunderhoof, should be available in extremely limited numbers any day now at retailers.From Movie Maniacs Series 5, both the deluxe boxed set (Alien and Predator) and the 18-inch action figure with play action (Edward Scissorhands) are due to hit in late October.Iron Maiden's Eddie the Trooper is coming. Click here to read about him. Hits stores first week of October.
Our final sports lines of the year will be NHL Series 3 (October), NFL Series 5 (November) and NBA Series 2 (late November).Also be on the lookout for Clive Barker's Tortured Souls 2: The Fallen. Click here for a full online feature. Just a note, McFarlane Toys' entire production of this line has already presold to retailers. Get 'em when you see 'em.