I wish more western video games got toys. I remember back in the day when Bioshock, Killzone, Gears of War, Resistance, Rachet and Clank, and bunch of other video games had toys readily available in all stores, not just GameStop.
gamers don't buy toyschildren buy toys hence fortnite, FNAF, roblox and minecraft continuing to get new toys
>>9080205That's not true. Halo and Gears of War were very popular toylines back in the day.
>>9080221>Halo>big green call of duty gi joe knock off that still gets mega bloks and action figures here and therewho the fuck cares about gears of war? gamers do not buy toys
>>9080226Gamers do not buy toys. They knoe post and bitch and moan about never being catered to when its clear they'd rather simp for twitch thots and epic chungus wungus NFTs instead of physical objects due to the western communist influence schooling has where material possessions are sinful.
Gamers would rather meme about CyberPunk instead of supporting the brand and buying the toys, instead they buy the game and make hella epic meme videos on youtube with the pog champ reaction and meme voice lines such as 'door stuck' 'ohbaby and triple' '360 noscoooope mom get the camerra'
>>9080229NECA's Gears of War line was very popular. You also have Assassin's Creed, both Mega and Neca, which were popular. I'm not sure about Destiny, but those toys had its fans. Also you are assuming that only gamers will buy the toys. Some people buy toys just because they look interesting. That's why Fornite and Apex Legends are doing well.
>>9080243fortnite and apex succeed where overwatch failed ie appealed to children whereas blizzard is a boomer business ran by dumbasses proclaiming quality story telling when its LoTR/Warhammer knock off.
>>9080256That's just cherry-picking. Overwatch is infamous for being hard to sell as toys. Both Lego and Figma tried and both failed. >>9080238Cyberpunk seems to be successful on the toyfront. Most of the reviewers I watched liked the Johnny SIlverhand and V.
>>9080265>mega bloks WoWfailed>overwatchedfailed>heroes of the storm Funko AND Necafailed>diablofailed>star craft mega bloksnever gonna happen>overwatch 2HAHAHA good luck to funko
>>9080195I still say that Joyride's Halo figures were the best figure line of all time. I collect 1/6 now and only once in a blue moon do we get something vidya related that's actually decent and relevant to my interests..
>>9080269jazwares/WCT did a good job
>>9080268I don't know what to say. I'm not really Blizzard guy, so I don't know much about the history of Blizzard IP toys.
>>9080265>Overwatch is infamous for being hard to sell as toys.it's not easy selling characters you can't see
>>9080265>Overwatch is infamous for being hard to sell as toysmaybe they were unappealing to children, the largest buyers of toys when fortnite does it much better
>>9080283What do you mean?>>9080289>maybe they were unappealing to children, the largest buyers of toysWhen's the last time you've been to an actual store? I rarely see adults with kids in the toy aisle when I go.
>>9080293Whens the last time you've left your room, incel? Children enjoy toys.
>>9080265OW failed to sell because almost all merch of it came out well after the game had begun its downwards spiral. The 3rd party Widowmaker not-figma that got teased and released in 2017 was insanely desired and tons of people got ahold of it before the official version got announced. Then by the time the Hasbro toys were out along with the rest of the figmas, the game had already hit Brigitte meta and had a dying esports scene and a violent hemorrhage of players. If they had just got their shit together and released stuff in 2017 or 2018 instead of 2019 they would've been flying off the shelves.
>>9080307>implying americans understand how synchronicity works
>>9080205>children buy toys hence fortnite, FNAF, roblox and minecraft continuing to get new toysjust want to say that this shitpost is clearer now that you've explained it
>>9080309Not even american but holy shit rent free.
>>9080316whats clear is dumbass gamers do not buy toys and bitch about big mommy milkies not getting anything
>RE gets nothing>Fortnite continues to get new toys and productGamer bros...
>>9080297No they don't. They enjoy games on their ipad. >>9080301Funny you should mention Pokemon, I dug out my old card to donate to charity. >>9080320Video game toys appeal to more people than gamers. Some random guy might see a Halo toy and think "oh, that looks cool" and buy it.>>9080323There is bunch of old RE stuff you can get
>>9080350>Video game toys appeal to more people than gamers>implying video games do not majorily appeal to children and the toylines having a lot child audience is what makes or break a themenot how it works, gamers do not buy toys they buy funkos and simp to ethots
>No they don't. They enjoy games on their ipad>herp derp I an incel clearly understand what children like and know they do not like toys because I say sookay incel
>>9080195I remember when they released a series of figures for Legend of Dragoon, and not a single damn one of them was in a dragoon armor at all. Just the regular normal non-powered characters. what the fuck was the point?
I wish /toy/ had jannies, this shit is depressing.
>>9080368The important thing is that people keep replying to this guy despite him being more obvious and more disruptive than subby.
>>9080371Doesn't that mean they're engaging in ideas and finding reasons to back up their claims? Its not like he's wrong about Minecraft succeeding when so many other video game series have failed.
>>9080371It's lose/lose, really.He spams bait in threads, once he takes up residence he'll keep posting shit and reply to every new comment with bait until he gets a response.Jannies don't exist here so his shit lingers and since /toy/ is slow his bait can be around for awhile in multiple threads for months and given that time frame someone is bound to reply.
>>9080380Sounds to me like a win on all fronts, people engage in ideas they might have never had and go search for evidence on why they might be right.
>>9080376Half their responses boil down to.>Americans bad>gamers bad>[currently popular thing] bad>[thread topic] bad
>>9080386It's him, don't respond.
>>9080386>>gamers badDidn't he say "Gamers don't buy toys" ? How is that statement wrong when its clear as day Gamers do not support physical toy sales when Team Fortresses 2 does better than the N*ca action figures do on second hand markets?
Wow, Gamers really do want to live in a hu box community when its clear brands they like have no sway at retail unlike Fortnite, FNAF, Minecraft, Roblox and over child centric games. When will you boomers learn children are the majority of toy sales and not grump adults?
>>9080195I hate when a good maker gets a license, but then a bland sequel of a game kills the momentum like McFarlane MGS, it would have been cool to see their mgs 3 and 4
>>9080415McFarthead fucked up Western/Japan relations with his dumbassery, truly a bruh moment for gamers worldwide.
post toys you like
>>9080415The Mcfarlane MGS 1 figures were great for the time. The MGS 2 figures were ass. Fragile as fuck and size was all over the place. I do have to admit he at least made full or almost full teams in waves, unlike other companies that do 1 character and call it a day.
>>9080205>>9080234you got banned for continuously spamming this before, do you not have a life? Do all you live for is spamming the same shitty troll post over and over again with your other awful crap like>5 POA >1/12 sucks>x doesn't buy toys>make your ownand other crap? Do you just sit here constantly refreshing teh board and putting your little shitty trolling attempts in every thread on a slow board like this? At what point do you end your life for being so pathetic to do this 24/7, or make steps to be far less pathetic.
>>9080949Shit when did they make custom robo figures?
>>9081034Im not surprised gam*rs like you don't keep up with what toys have been made.
>>9080383How is it a win? 1 out of 5 posts in this thread are him shitposting, possibly more, this is literally every thread on the board. People quickly find out he's one guy shitposting, tell him to kill himself, and he continues spamming his bullshit. Nobody wins at all. If this were IRL the guy would've been beaten, kicked out of the house/place of business/ work and excluded form the group, on busier boards he would've been banned several times over. Here he just shitposts all the time all day every day until he eventually gets banned again and we have a week or two of peace before he's at it again like the human failure he is. The faggot doesn't even own toys.
>>9080205Explain Storm Collectibles
>>9081304made to order, not found at retail>>9081107gam*rs fucking hate toys and bitch and moan that they don't get catered to when Fortnite, Roblox, FNAF, and Minecraft get all sorts of toys.
I'm a gamer and I buy toys.
I've had this Tali figure for almost 10 years and I have no memory of where I got it from or who made it.
Anyone play CSGO? I “””customized””” a figure to resemble the Seal team 6 counter terrorists
Gamers can't afford toys.
>>9080234>western communist influenceCommunism is the exact opposite of coonsuming soi commodities you nut.
>>9081538Woah this is so cool anon.
>>9081497DC Direct Mass Effect 2 line.
>>9081589Stop replying to him you idiot. He’s just getting (yous) for his ego boost.
>>9080195I think 7th gen was this sort modern renaissance for western games I know that sounds like bullshit but it felt like the exact moment video games were becoming more socially accepted in mass with hit after hit after hit Was it perfect?Fuck no, most of the protagonists were generic white men with the same damn haircut or were flat out bald and had the personality of a brick
>>9081600God, I have those...or, well, Garrus, Grunt, and Legion. I just bought the hot ones... They're so shit, but kinda not the worst.
>>9081722>Fuck no, most of the protagonists were generic white men Why is this a problem? I would rather have a generic Caucasian man than some ugly goblin or past expiration date lesbian. That mentality of your's is why that Latrino girl from Gears 5 shelf-warmed.
I always meant to get the Resistance figures and the gears of war figures looked awesome. The only video game toy line I collect are the world of Halo figures which are really good despite some loose joints I actually think the smaller figures of that line are a bit better
>>9080358Shut the fuck up tranny.
>>9081891Stop. Replying. To. Him. “Gamers don’t buy toys” troll wants (yous) from us. Stop giving him what he wants.
not the best poses but i loved this line, especially since scii nightmare is god tier design imo
>>9081936Elder god tier. If only it was articulated...
>>9081722>most of the protagonists were generic white men with the same damn haircut or were flat out bald and had the personality of a brickgood
>>9080268>overwatched>failedretardoverwatch didn't wail.It was super sucessful and it was cancelled because OVW2 coming soon and old designs are too outdated to make figures of.Fucking moron.
>>9080279>I don't know much about the history of Blizzard IP toys.neither does he
>>9081722So you mean the masses began accepting games during the generation that gave them the most typical expected content they could have? Wow, who could have imagined. Who knew all they had to do was change every companies focus from cartoon platformers into six hour cinematic experiences with one sad cutscene per game. I'm glad zoomers accidentally hacked the system by being so lazy yet fomo that they all just fucking watch two hour "game: all cutscenes: the movie" on youtube now.
Capsulefag doesn't buy toys, he only buys children's capsule toys he's too poor to afford even an action figure, that's why he's jealous of everyone on this board, for collecting better toys than his shitty capsule toys for children
>>9081589I mean that's what he said.
>>9081996Is this what ignorant overwatch fans think? Topkek
>>9081722Do not use the term renaissance for the gaming industry, it hasn't come yet.
>>9082016>I'm glad zoomers accidentally hacked the system by being so lazy yet fomo that they all just fucking watch two hour "game: all cutscenes: the movie" on youtube now.it's too early in the morning to drop truth bombs like these, anon
>>9080424I can't give a single fuck about roblox, but my inner child respects the variety presented in that picture.
>>9081769I'm fine with white male protagonistsJust give them more than one expression, a solid design, an actual personality, etcJust make sure they stand out compared to other protagsI prefer robots and anything that covers the face anyways
>>9081769Kat shelfwarmed because she's a garbage character froma abd game, she's only okay on 4, and gets worse in 5. Blame the Coalition for rebooting a franchise made for men into an SJW women worship fest. A damn shame too, because I would've loved some of the designs from the game, like Lizzie, or some of the gears tactics stuff.
>>9080297I would say the age for toys to be " uncool" has lowered severely. any kids i've seen in the toy aisles isn't older than third grade. The last time I saw a misdle schooler in the lego aisle-- he commented on how " why would anyone pay 200 dollars for legos?!"
>>9081946They were ever so articulated with rotation of the head, torso and arms, maybe more.. but that was about it. I also have no clue why people didn't like Necrid, his p2 outfit is awesome.
>>9084863Based Necrid enjoyer, SC2 will always be peak SoulCal
>>9081074So, wait, you don't like g*mes, but you collect their figures?
>>9080195The issue with Sonys Ips at least was Sony really didnt give a shit about doing figures above maybe a 1 off Novelty every now and then.Think the chimera had 4 or 5 different figures, GoW3 had a decent line from Neca, and the Helghast had a handful of the standard soldiers and sniper figures made.Rarest toy you'll find of the helghast is a small bag of killzone toy soldiers, half isa, half helghast. Was only given out to some reviewers and prizes and such.
>>9081811You can still find the Chimera at decent prices from time to time. I loved the resistance series but was always kinda meh on the figures but I honestly wouldnt mind having the guns that came with em.Motherfucking Bullseye and Auger
>>9081996The entire line went on mega clearance Anon. My friend got Reinhardt for $5.
>>9085093To add to this ps3 is when Sony went buck wild into full retard with limited editions of exclusives just to raise the prices. Some of the shit that came with em were great some were pure shit.>Killzone 3 - best limited edition>art book, helghast helmet the game case and art book can fit in, and a cloaked version of the sniper>Uncharted 2>could only be won, was just the game with a plastic version of the dagger>Uncharted 3>godawful plastic statue of drake, his ring necklace, a decent belt buckle, and a card board box to hold everything>Infamous 2>godawful statue of Cole, a mini comic, dlc, a neat irl of Coles messenger bag>God of War 3>bunch of digital stuff and dlc and a box shaped like Pandoras box>GoW ascension>steelbook, another terrible statue, and dlc>Resistance 2>artbook and an exclusive figure of the standard chimera soldier>Resistance 3>pic related
>>9081034They're model kits that you build. There are four of them: Ray, Flare, Robin and Drake.They're kind of hard to find now but you can probably still find them on Amazon.jp
>>9080205You're reading the situation completely backwards; children mostly just play video games, which is why companies make toys of said games; to try and get kids to buy their toys.
We could've easily gotten a Wave 2 of Cyberpunk figures if it wasn't for the shitshow the game was.
My hobby is both vydia & toysSo I like it when they intersect & can be interactive.I dropped $200 + to complete the starlink set for my kid.Did he play it NO, did I lose out NAAAAAAA
I have no idea why I love drybones so much
>>9086807Wheres the Arwing?
Just revealed at Wonderfest Shanghai. From the creators of a 1/6 Haohmaru figure, "Tunshi Studio"Definitely something that a lot of people might want to keep an eye out in the future.
12" spartan is a fun figure.
>>9087554turtles are cool>>9087555>>9090551>>9090553i bought 4 arwings. because they were 5 each.
>>9090557>chinese crapmokey's paw
>>9090573Looks better than any toys a Burger company has produced.
>>9090581Show me your amazing burger toys. Chinese companies are btfoing them left and right.
>>9090567They were expensive at one point, but the games downfall made them inexpensive & the most common due to being a starter kit.Come up for the rest of us.>>9090575I honestly thought, you were talking about burger king toys.
>>9090636There are so many American toy companies that I could post a variety of things. There is nothing you could say or show me to convince me in that Chinese crap isn't crap. I don't care if you enjoy it.
>>9091093I'm not who you're replying to but China is big man, saying all things from there is crap really puts you in a box and you'll miss out on some good shit. Doesn't matter where it's made dude, quality speaks for itself. But that's your prerogative and if you're not convinced then who am I to tell you otherwise
>>9091093That’s some real close minded shit.
>>9091188There is no point. There are most definitely American or western toy companies that match and or surpass whatever the Chinese can come up with. I don't know every American company. >>9091179I'm set in my ways. I don't like imports in general, but sometimes i will buy a figma here or an SHF there. Ch*nese stuff will is no for me. >>9091154Ch*na is infamous for poor quality in literally everything, even people.
>Americans can make toyssince when? its china doing all the hard work while you go bing bing wahoo on your switch all day, lazy fatasses
>>9091404americans can't even make godzilla toys what are you on about?
toys right? these figures got me into collecting again.
>>9090557Just passing by to confirm that these are indeed 1/12 scale
>>9091093Why didn't you post anything then? Lmao.
>>9091881That chinese thing isn't a scale I'm familiar with. I'm a 3.75 and below guy.