Marvel has been a popular brand for many years, but thanks to the success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it has exploded into mainstream media in a way it never has. There were many years where the golden age of superhero cartoons existed, but those are no longer and we’re currently in the golden age of superhero cinema.
Throughout the years we’ve also seen Marvel action figures that have released alongside comics, cartoons, and now major motion pictures. There are so many varieties that it’s great to look through them and find the best and worst licensed Marvel action figures that have hit store shelves. When discussing best and worst there are many different types of criteria you can base it on. In this list, the criteria for best and worst will primarily revolve around product quality and comic counterpart accuracy.
You’d be surprised at the variety of Marvel action figures that have been produced throughout the years. Take a look below for our list of 10 must have Marvel toys in 2020.
1. Avengers Marvel Titan Hero Series Blast Gear Deluxe Hulk Action Figure
Bruce Banner channels his anger to become the giant, super-strong Avenger, Hulk. Imagine leaping into adventure with Avengers figures, vehicles, and roleplay items inspired by the Marvel comics. With this classic inspired line of toys, kids can imagine the heroic action as Hulk, Iron Man, Captain America and the rest of the team faces off against Thanos, the greatest threat the universe has ever known. Products each sold separately. Subject to availability.
Imagine the wall-smashing green warrior fighting to protect the earth with this Hulk figure from the Titan Hero Series! When kids connect the Titan Hero Blast Gear launcher (not included. sold separately with Titan Hero Blast Gear figures) to this figure’s back port, they can launch projectiles!
2. Bandai Tamashii Nations S.H. Figures Falcon “Avengers: Infinity War” Action Figure
Tamashii Nations is releasing S.H.Figuarts FALCON (Avengers: Infinity War)! Seamlessly transforms into flying mode by using the detachable wing gears included. Includes 2 optional pair of hands, joint parts for Tamashii Stage, optional backpack for wings, an optional head, pair of holographic wings, and 2 exclusive weapons.
3. Marvel Avengers Age of Ultron Cosbaby Series 2 Ultron
Marvel’s record breaking blockbuster, Avengers: Age of Ultron has brought the superhero hype to a whole new level, with many fans collecting a large array of collectibles from this exuberant movie!
Following the introduction of the Hot Toys Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Cosbaby Series 1 and 1.5, Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are happy to expand the series and present the new Avengers: Age of Ultron Cosbaby Series 2!
This series features Tony Stark’s new suit from the movie Iron Man Mark XLV, Ultron Prime, Ultron Mark I, War Machine Mark II, Black Widow and Vision! The collectible set of 7 includes a Tony Stark (Mark XLIII Armor Version) that is exclusive in the set!
Each Cosbaby stands approximately 9.5cm tall and has a bobble-head. The new Avengers: Age of Ultron Cosbaby Series 2 is ideal for any collectibles fan and makes a great addition to your desk or shelves!
4. Marvel Legends Series Avengers: Endgame 6 Inch Captain America
The first Avenger, Steve Rogers continues to protect the world From evil as the Star-Spangled hero, Captain America. With the Marvel Legends series, both kid and adult Marvel fans and collectors can start a legendary collection of comic- and entertainment-based Marvel characters. This 6-inch Captain America figure is highly articulated and features an Avengers: Endgame movie-inspired design, making it another worthy addition to the Marvel Legends series. Collect figures in this Marvel Legends series build a figure collection to assemble an impressive build a figure.
5. Hasbro Marvel Legends Big Time Spider-Man 6 Inch Action Figure
After losing his spider-sense, Peter Parker builds new Spider-Armor to protect himself. This high quality, realistic, 6″ Legends Series Spider-Man figure features multiple points of articulation, premium design and detail.
6. Funko POP! Movies: Captain Marvel Ronan
From the Guardians of the Galaxy film comes this Guardians of the Galaxy Ronan Pop! Vinyl Bobble Figure! This Guardians of the Galaxy Ronan Pop! Vinyl Bobble Figure stands about 3 3/4-inches tall and comes in a window display box. This Ronan Pop! Vinyl figure makes a great addition to any Marvel and Guardians of the Galaxy fan’s collection!.
7. Marvel Black Panther 3D Diorama Character
Hand-painted with lovingly detailed modelling. 3D diorama character from the new film. Packaged in an attractive collectible box – a must-have for every Marvel fan.
8. Marvel 6 Inch Legends Astral Dr. Strange
The Sorcerer Supreme combats evil using many forms. With the Marvel Legends Series, both kid and adult Marvel fans can start a legendary collection of comic- and movie-based Marvel characters. This 6-inch Astral Doctor Strange figure is highly articulated and features a movie-inspired design, making it another epic addition to the Marvel Legends Series.
9. Marvel Legends Series 6 Inch Action Mister Sinister Toy
A scientific genius with evil intentions, Nathaniel Essex genetically alters his human form to become the shape-shifting telepath known as mister sinister. With the Marvel Legends series, both kid and adult Marvel fans and collectors can start a legendary collection of comic- and entertainment-based Marvel characters. This premium 6-inch-scale mister sinister figure is highly articulated and features an X-Men comic-inspired design, making it another worthy addition to the Marvel Legends series.
10. Metals Marvel 4 Inch Classic Figure Deadpool
From Marvel comes one of the most eccentric heroes, Deadpool! standing 4 inches tall and weighing in at half a pound, this collectible die-cast figure is sure to be a standout in any collection. Collect them all and assemble your own hero team because the weight of the world is in your hands!.