This past week, New York City was once again host to the American International Toy Fair, in which the toy industry showed off its biggest products for the coming year.
I'm not much of a toy guy anymore -- the fact that I already own more versions of Zartan than any one man should have and my disappointment with the current crop of My Little Pony have kept me from cluttering up my house with any more plastic than I've already got -- but I still pay attention to Toy Fair. More than anything else, it's a crazy snapshot of what's going on in the collective geek consciousness, whether I understand it or not. That's why today, I've combed through the coverage of sites like Toy News International to bring you this year's crop of the Best, Worst and Weirdest Toy Fair offerings!
Action figures, statues and otherwise nerdy collectibles are given the royal treatment at Toy Fair each year, the massive New York City convention where toy manufacturers congregate and show off their upcoming wares
The 2010 New York Toy Fair begins on February 13th and brings the promise of brand new toys both awesome and mediocre. As the show approaches, toy companies are starting to dish out some news on their upcoming wares, with several of these announcements having some serious significance for the comic book inclined