By TJ Dietsch
|Iron Man 2: Iron Man Mark IV 12-inch Figure from Sideshow Collectibles|
Leading up to the highly anticipated release of "Iron Man 2" on May 7, expect more--and more awesome--collectibles based on the movie to make an appearance online and in person. Hong Kong toy and statue producer Hot Toys will definitely be on that list thanks to their wicked combination of super-accurate sculpts and incredibly detailed statues and figures.
Like the War Machine and Whiplash figures before it, the Iron Man Mark IV 12-inch figure comes with all the articulation and detail you've come to expect from Hot Toys, along with an incredible Robert Downey Jr. likeness under that mask. All that can be yours for $179.99 and will ship from Sideshow Collectibles this summer.
|Iron Man 2: War Machine Collectible Bust from Sideshow Collectibles|
Not content to just create the best 12-inch toys around, Hot Toys also has their fingers in the bust department with this looks-like-it-fell-off-the-screen interpretation of War Machine. Standing 9-inches-tall, with light-up eyes and "heart," War Machine also ships this summer for $74.99. Both the figure and the bust can be pre-ordered at SideshowToy.com right now!
Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as billionaire industrialist Tony Stark, aka the super hero Iron Man in this sequel to the 2008 blockbuster. RDJ, Paltrow, Cheadle and Rockwell are joined by Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow and Mickey Rourke as
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