Though it'll have been nearly a full year since Hasbro teased its 6" tall Jubilee action figure at San Diego Comic-Con International, fans will finally be able to put the X-Man together this June as part of a Toys "R" Us exclusive Marvel Legends Unlimited wave. The series consists of Stryfe, Marvel Now Cyclops, Marvel Now Storm, a kind of classic Magneto, and an unmasked Wolverine.
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Back in 1997 Toy Biz released the first-ever Classic X-Men box set modeled after the team's debut 1963 appearance in Stan Lee and Jack Kirby's X-Men #1. I loved that set so much that I managed to go through two of them (Angel lost his wings after some dangerous aerial maneuvers, Iceman accidentally shed a few arms, etc.). Some 17 years later Hasbro will assemble action figure versions of the team yet again with its own All New X-Men Marvel Legends Box Set, putting a more modern 6" spin on the blue and yellow-suited lineup of Cyclops, Jean Grey, Iceman, Angel and Beast.
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The wait for Minimates based on Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard's The Walking Dead comic has been a little lengthy, but fan patience will pay off doubly this fall as Diamond Select Toys and Art Asylum will follow its September debut of TWD figures with even more goodness with a newly announced second wave in November. Among the most exciting additions in wave two is Michonne - who is set to start slaying zombies with swords on AMC's TWD series in October. Joining the p