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Licensing for major brands must be a challenge. Right now, you can go to your local Wal-Mart, Target or Toys “R” Us and buy Spider-Man from both LEGO and Mega Bloks! This set is technically labeled as being Ultimate Spider-Man, but there really isn’t anything about it that makes me think this is based on that continuity. Read the rest of this entry »
The Super Hero Squad figures draw a lot from the comics – far more than you’d expect at first glance. Between packs screaming Civil War, Secret Wars and Secret Invasion, a handful of them allude to specific pairings from the books. Like this one, which seems like it’s straight out of New Avengers.
Vehicles are probably one of the most polarizing aspects of the collecting community. Some people just want figures, while others demand that all vehicles should be comic accurate. Sure, many of the Super Hero Squad vehicles left me scratching my head but I know that to kids any vehicle has play value. But I think Hasbro finally found the sweet spot of vehicles by making ones that are jammed packed for fun and comic inspired.