Thor the Movie, Toys and Apparel

Have you heard about Thor the Movie? It is to be one of Marvel/Disney newest releases.  It is based on the Marvel comic book hero Thor, God of Thunder.  The story line seems to be true to the Marvel character.  As punishment Thor was cast out of Heaven and forced to live among humans.  While on earth Thor began to learn to care for Humankind and even protected them when the  he has to battle the evil forces of Asgard.

Thor merchandise is becoming very popular  even before the release of the movie.  Here is a collection of some of the more popular Thor toys and merchandise.

Marvel Universe 3 3/4 Inch Series 7 Action Figure Modern Thor

 This  action figure Thor is seven inches tall and made by Hasboro.  It has it's own stand and it comes with his hammer.  This action figure also comes with a Shield secret code.  Six customers have already given this toy four out  of five stars.  Customers state they think this is the best Marvel action figure yet. Other customers rave about the details of this piece.  The Thor action figure does have movable arms, legs and head.

Diamond Select Toys Marvel Select: Thor Action Figure

The Diamond Select Thor Action figure has a alot of detail in it.  This Thor stands seven inches tall and is decked out in his chain mail  costume complete with hammer.  It has over 14 points of articulation and a floating Asgard base.  Seven out of seven customers gave this action figure high marks.  Customers really like this version of Thor and they comment how this is a great toy for adults and kids. 

Super Hero Authentic Thor Hammer

The Mighty Hammer has lots of magical powers in the hands of Thor!  This hammer is said to never miss its intended target. Be like the God of Thunder with The Mighty Hammer! This authentic reproduction is over 18 inches long and 8 inches wide. The hammer is completely made of plastic and officially licensed through Marvel. One customer gave this toy four out of five stars. It makes a great costume accessory.

Marvel Heroclix Hammer of Thor - Comicon 2009 Exclusive

The Heroclix Hammer of Thor has been described by customers as a must have for your collection.  This piece can be used as an action figure to adorn your collection or as a game piece in the Heroclix game.  Customers gave this toy high marks due to the detail and size of the figure

yes this is a bit of a teaser.  The Thor video games are not yet available, but when they are they will be found as Playstation Games, Nintendo DS and Wii.  Check out the video below for more details.

Thor The video game

Hasbro Marvel Superhero Squad Exclusive Collectible Box Set Thor, Iron Man, Hulk, Savage Frost Giant, Marvels Enchantress Loki

Find Thor with all of his friends in this set by Hasboro. This mini version of Thor is just a part of the Marvel Superhero Squad.  Also in this collection is Ironman, Hulk, Savage Frost Giant, Marvels Enchantress and Loki. These six figures are three inches tall.  They are recommended for ages 3 and up.  These action figures come in a container with a lid and handles.

Sideshow Thor Premium Format Figure

This Premium Thor Format Figure is for the serious collector.  This figure is made of  polystone and adorned with real fabric for his clothes. It is individually hand cast and individually numbered.  it stands 26 inches tall. One customer gave this statue five out if five stars.  He was very impressed with the quality of the work that went into completing this collectors item.

Marvel Legends Onslaught Series 13 Action Figure Long Horn Loki

Here is Loki, God of Mischief and brother of Thor. This action figure stands 6 inches tall.  Included with this set is a 32 page comic book.  Customers gave this figure high marks.

Thor Dlx Adult Helmet

Get into the act with the Thor Dix Adult Helmet. It is made of a soft plastic and has a lo of detail. This Helmet received five out of five stars from three customer reviews. Customers state you won't be sorry you purchased it. One customer commented how well it fit his head even though he has a bigger head. Another customer commented on how much of an attention getter the helmet is, especially on his motorcycle.

Officially Licensed Marvel Classic Thor Helmet Prop Replica Life Size Limited Edition

If you are looking for a more of a collectors item instead of a functional helmet then this might be what you are looking for.This Thor Helmet Replica is officially licensed. The helmet is made of hand crafted steel and fiber glass wings.  It has an adjustable liner to adjust to most head sizes.  A display stand also comes with it.  This is a limited piece.

Thor, Vol. 1 [Paperback]

If you are looking for something in paperback Thor Vol 1 from Michael Strancyski comes highly recommended.   It is 160 pages and received four and half stars out of five from 28 customer reviews.

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SUSIE DUZY 5 years ago from Delray Beach, Florida

Thanks for this information. I will keep this in mind for birthday gifts.


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Len Cannon 5 years ago from Brooklyn, NY

Good stuff, I'm pretty jazzed for Thor to get a chance to shine.


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thecarrot808 5 years ago from Los Angeles

Wow there are quite a few things out related to this movie. Thanks for the great article!

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