Hasbro has picked up on the trend and created a line of mashup super hero toys! Let’s look for more toy companies to follow…
US: Hasbro launches Marvel Super Hero Mashers
UPDATED January 7th 2014 at 11:49AM
Fans can mix and match body parts of their favourite Marvel Super Heroes
Hasbro has launched a new collection of Marvel Super Heroes action figures that allow fans in the US to swap the body parts of their favourite heroes to create their own hybrids.
Called Marvel Super Heroes Mashers, the new toys can be ‘popped apart and reconfigured’ so that users can create their own ‘hero mash-up.’ reports Comicsalliance.com.
With the first wave of figures featuring iconic figures form the Marvel collection, fans can arm Thor with Spider-Man’s webs, offer Captain America Iron Man’s helmet or even give Wolverine the forearms of Hulk.
Further figures in the line include, Iron Patriot, Hawkeye and Doctor Doom.
Basic Maker figures are currently retailing in the US for around $10, while the deluxe Mashers, featuring extra armour and weapon pieces are retailing for $15 – 20.
Check out the Marvel Super Hero Mashers action figures below: