By Chris Holoka and D. Martin Myatt
The 2016 International Toy Fair brings the Cool Toy Review team back to New York City to give you the complete rundown on all the major licensees of action figures and all-round cool toys. Just like in previous years, you can find all of the Star Wars
coverage on Rebelscum
The Bleacher Creatures booth displayed new plush collectibles from Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, Suicide Squad, World Of Warcraft, Rocky, Captain America: Civil War, Deadpool, and more.
Cryptozoic Entertainment had a selection of small to midsize collectibles on display in their booth including DC Comics Lil' Bombshells vinyl figures, Joker and Harley Quinn Mygshot mini busts, 10-inch statues based on classic Superman and The Brave And The Bold Batman, and much more!
New collectibles at the Dark Horse booth included figures based on The Witcher, scaled Halo vehicle replicas, new figures, mini busts, and prop replicas from the Game Of Thrones collection.
The DC Collectibles booth, as always, has reassured us once again that we're in for another stellar year of awesome new DC based collectibles. Click the thumbnails above to check out all the new lines including the #DCFilms collection, the Suicide Squad and Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice statue collections, as well as the stunning additions to the Icons and Batman: The Animated Series lines!
DIAMOND SELECT TOYS
Diamond Select Toys displayed new collectible action figures, mini mates, minibusts, banks, and tchotchkes based on iZombie, X-Files, Gotham, Batman: The Animated Series, Batman '66, Justice League Of America: The Animated Series, Jay & Silent Bob, Nightmare Before Christmas, Ghostbusters, X-Men, and more!
There were a pile of collectible figures and tchotchkes from Bif Bang Pow! based on Flash Gordon, Kiss, The Big Lebowski, Star Trek, Outer Limits, Saturday Night Live, The Big Bang Theory, and more on display at the Entertainment Earth booth.
Factory Entertainment displayed many new collectibles based on DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Game Of Thrones, Mortal Combat X, Adventure Time, and Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice.
As always, the Funk booth bombarded all senses with an absolutely overwhelming selection of new products from more franchises than you can shake a stick at including Game Of Thrones, Aliens, DC Comics, Disney Princesses, My Little Pony, Suicide Squad, World Of Warcraft, Captain America: Civil War, Deadpool, and so, so, so much more! The biggest highlight? The first-ever licensed Playmobil figures!
GOOD SMILE COMPANY
Good Smile Company had new collectibles based on Legend Of Zelda, Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, Metroid, Avatar, and more!
Hasbro's Marvel Display
Hasbro's 2016 Marvel offerings took the Marvel Legends collection to a new level. Each 6-inch and 3 3/3-inch action figure assortments were very well balanced between the most popular characters from the Marvel Studios feature films and the Marvel Comic universe. In addition, each assortment is sprinkled with some fantastic support characters that diehard Marvel fans will kill for!
Hero Mashers Monsters
Hero Mashers aren't just for Marvel Hand Star Wars characters anymore. Hasbro displayed the first assortment of Hero Mashers Monsters.
With the success of the big franchise reboot, Hasbro had a cautiously optimistic assortment of Jurassic World action figures on display.
It's more than just a series of role-playing videos games and manga from Japan, Yo-Kai Watch (Monster Watch) is one of the latest toy lines from Hasbro. Have a look at our gallery and see for yourself.
The Trolls Display
With the upcoming feature film, Hasbro displayed a colorful range of toys based on Trolls.
Imports Dragon moves into their second year of 6-inch and 2 1/2-inch NHL Hockey Player figures with many new figures based on your favorite players!
JAKKS Pacific had some great new Big Figs on display including classic DC Comics superheroes, Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, Halo, and Voltron. Also on display was their entire World Of Warcraft action figure line!
The Kotobukiya included additions to their Bishoujo, ARTFX, ARTFX J, and ARTFX+ collections with new products from many leading franchises including DC Comics, Aliens, Marvel Comics, Halo, Mononoke, Sakura War, Rage Of Bahamut, and some creative reinterpretations of some of your favorite horror icons.
The LEGO showroom was chock-full of cool sets chock-full including new stuff based on Marvel Super Heroes, Ghostbusters, Minecraft, Ninjago, and more!
The Mattel showroom was another highlight of the 2015 International Toy Fair. On display for the firast time was the DC Super Hero Girls action figure and doll collection. This new line successfully takes everything that has worked in action figure collections geared towards boys and bridged them directly over to the girls' market. Also on display Hot Wheels, Imaginext, Ghostbusters, Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, WWE, Shimmer and Shine, Toy Story, Barbie, and Monster High toys.
Mezzo Toyz' One:12 Collective line was well represented in their booth at the 2016 International Toy Fair, with many new figures from Star Trek, Judge Dredd, Marvel Comics, Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, DC Comics, and Space Ghost dazzling toy business professionals.
The NECA booth was full of cool new figures from their Alien, Predator, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, Dark Knight, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Terminator, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, Teenage Mutant Ninja turtles, Ash Vs. Evil Dead, Rocky, The Hateful Eight, and much more!
The PPW Toys booth was loaded with nesting eggs and Mr. Potatohead figures decked out as Marvel Studios / Comics, Ghostbusters, Horror Classics, and Minions.
WE're just going to have to come out and say it. We're in love with Quantum Mechanic' extraordinary Star Trek: The Original Series 1/6 scale collectible figure collection! Also on display were the Star Trek Mini Master Spaceship collection, Firefly Malcolm Reynolds 1/6 scale figure, Supernatural mini statues, and a slew of Q Figs. Everything displayed looked great, but man, those Star Trek figures!
The Spin Master booth had new Air Hogs designed after iconic vehicles for Star Trek: The Original Series and Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice.
There were new Final Fantasy, Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice, Batman: Arkham Knight, and Halo Play Arts figures on display at the Square Enix booth.
Tamashii Nations, as always, had some great new collectibles on display in their booth including the Bruce Lee SH Figuarts figure, The Back To The Future II Flying DeLorean vehicle and Hover Boards, The Super Mario SH Figures collection, Storm collectibles Street Fighter V 1/12 scale action figures, Naruto SH Figures, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Animated SH Figures, and more!
Toy Tokyo had some amazing 1/4 scale Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (ish?) vinyl figures with crazy colorways. All of them looked stunning!
Uncle Milton had new science inspired educational (and fun) toys on display based on Doctor Who and the Avengers.
Underground Toys had many Doctor Who and Ghostbusters collectibles on display.