Thor: The Mighty Avenger is a toy line manufactured by Hasbro based on the Marvel Comics film, Thor . It is composed mainly of 3.75" scale action figures.
Hasbro, Inc. is an American multinational toy and board game company. It is the largest toy maker in the world in terms of stock market value, and third largest with revenues of approximately $5.12 billion. Hasbro acquired the trademarks and products of Kenner, Parker Brothers, and Milton Bradley, among others. Among its products are Monopoly, G.I. Joe, Furby, Transformers, Nerf, My Little Pony, Twister and the Power Rangers franchise. The Hasbro brand also spawned TV shows to promote its products, such as Family Game Night on the Discovery Family network. The corporate headquarters is located in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. The majority of its products are manufactured in East Asia.
Marvel Comics is the brand name and primary imprint of Marvel Worldwide Inc., formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, a publisher of American comic books and related media. In 2009, The Walt Disney Company acquired Marvel Entertainment, Marvel Worldwide's parent company.
Thor is a 2011 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It is the fourth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film was directed by Kenneth Branagh, written by the writing team of Ashley Edward Miller and Zack Stentz along with Don Payne, and stars Chris Hemsworth as the title character, alongside Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Colm Feore, Ray Stevenson, Idris Elba, Kat Dennings, Rene Russo, and Anthony Hopkins. The film sees Thor banished to Earth from Asgard, stripped of his powers and his hammer Mjölnir, after reigniting a dormant war. As his brother Loki plots to take the Asgardian throne, Thor must prove himself worthy.
The line falls under Marvel's "Avengers Assemble" marketing banner, which will also include the Iron Man: The Armored Avenger and Captain America: The First Avenger toy lines. This will be used as a lead up to 2012's The Avengers motion picture.
Iron Man: The Armored Avenger is a toy line manufactured by Hasbro, composed mainly of 33⁄4" scale action figures but will also feature a line of 6" figures. This is a continuation of the Iron Man 2 toy line under a different name, due to the company no longer marketing the film. Like the previous line, it will include a mix of movie-based, comic-based, and concept figures.
Marvel's The Avengers, or simply The Avengers, is a 2012 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the sixth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film was written and directed by Joss Whedon and features an ensemble cast that includes Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, and Jeremy Renner as the titular Avengers team, alongside Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg, Cobie Smulders, Stellan Skarsgård, and Samuel L. Jackson. In the film, Nick Fury, director of the spy agency S.H.I.E.L.D., recruits Tony Stark, Steve Rogers, Bruce Banner, and Thor to form a team that must stop Thor's brother Loki from subjugating Earth.
Unlike previous 3.75" action figure lines based on movies, Hasbro is not doing a comic series with this line. All of the figures will be based on the movie. This official street date for the line is March 1, though some stores have started selling the toys in early February.
|01||Battle Hammer Thor||sword becomes hammer|
|02||Sword Spike Thor||hidden sword spike|
|03||Lightning Clash Thor||only has articulation at shoulders and legs||glowing hammer, 2 batteries included|
|04||Secret Strike Loki||blades combine|
|05||Shield Bash Marvel's Odin||silver armor||pop-out shield spikes|
|05*||Shield Bash Marvel's Odin gold variant||gold armor||pop-out shield spikes|
|06||Invasion Frost Giant||light blue skin||includes "ice" weapons|
|07||Hammer Smash Thor||Helmet version Thor||hammer|
|09||Hogun||Blade Battle||detachable "blades"|
|10||Volstagg||Ram Smash||axe ram|
|11||Fire Blast Marvel's Destroyer||light-up chest / includes 2 button cell batteries|
|12||King Loki||battle sword|
|13||Asgardian Glow Marvel's Odin||sword & shield|
|14||Laufey||Ice Axe King||head gear & ice club|
|15||Thunder Crusader Thor||battle hammer|
|16||Staff Strike Sif||battle staff|
|17||Axe Attack Thor||maroon cape and highlights||sword becomes axe|
|18||Sorcerer Fury Loki||"dagger" accessories|
|19||Cosmic Armor Thor||glows in the dark||battle hammer|
|20||Inferno Marvel's Destroyer||light-up eyes / includes 2 button cell batteries|
|Blaster Armor Thor||yellow markings||hammer, 4 missiles, launcher|
|Frost Giant||Ice Attack, dark blue skin||launching "ice" missiles|
|Heimdall||Asgard Defender||"energy bolts" launcher|
|Lightning Fury Thor||"lightning" launcher|
This wave was never released.
|Disc Launching Thor||"lightning" disc launcher|
|Ice Claw Marvel's Frost Giant||ice claws|
|Movie||Thor||Sculpted On Helmet||Hammer|
|Comic||Loki||Modern "Siege" Version|
|Comic||Thor||Lord Of Asgard Version||Hammer and Giant Axe|
|Thor||light blue markings||solid black hammer|
|Thor||dark blue markings||translucent blue hammer|
|March 2011||Lightning Power Thor||lights & sounds; sword, missile launcher, hammer; includes 2 AAA batteries|
Role play toys are products such as masks, gloves, and life-size accessories.
|March 2011||Armor of Asgard: Odin Sword||Nerf product|
|March 2011||Armor of Asgard: Thor Helmet|
|March 2011||Armor of Asgard: Thor Hammer||Nerf product|
|March 2011||Armor of Asgard: Thor Sword||Nerf product|
|March 2011||Armor of Asgard: Thor Sword & Shield||2-pack with plastic shield and small sword|
|March 2011||Thor Lightning Hammer||flashing lights, thunder sounds, launching missile; includes 3 AAA batteries|
Marvel's Warrior Odin
|comic version / modern costume|
|Battle for Asgard's Vault||Thor|
|comic version / classic costume|
|Battle in the Frozen Land||Thor|
Marvel's Frost Giant
|comic version / classic costume|
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