Marvel Comics Minimates Lines to Include ‘Age of X,’ ‘Mutants Vs. Vampires’ and ‘First Class’ Characters
We’ve paid our share of attention to Diamond Select Toys and Art Asylum’s Marvel movie Minimates based on Captain America: The First Avenger, Thor and X-Men: First Class, but there’s plenty of comics-centric ‘mates rolling out in 2011. Thanks to the Toy Fair shutterbugs at ASM, you can check out images of upcoming Minimates from the X-Men comics’ “First Class,” “Mutants Vs. Vampires” and “Age of X” storylines, plus many others. Check them out after the jump.Marvel’s “First Class,” “Age of X” and “Mutants Vs. Vampires” toys will be collected in box sets, while Marvel’s 39th general wave will include two-packs featuring new versions of classic characters like the Hulk and Iron Man (in his old school armor), Spider-Man and Norman Osborn battling (from the cover of ASM 39) plus Nimrod and two versions of Mr. Sinister.
Toys “R” Us will its normal share of exclusives. It’s unclear how they’ll be packaged, but the 11th wave of toys will include Fantomex (who was absent from the X-Force box set), original Psylocke, Nightcrawler, Mr. Negative among repackaged versions of some of the general 39th wave.
See the upcoming Minimates below: