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Action Figure Sarah Connor Has No Time For Your Bullshit, and the Rest of the Ass-Kicking Toys of the Week Action Figure Sarah Connor Has No Time For Your Bullshit, and the Rest of the Ass-Kicking Toys of the Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly gathering of all the action figures tempting our wallets on the internet lately. This week: a very tall dinosaur, D23 shows off an exclusive Woody, and Terminator: Dark Fate is already kicking off its merch cycle with a very badass Sarah Connor. Check it out!

Watch Han Solo Grow from Scoundrel to Hero in This Animated Star Wars Short

Thief. Smuggler. Racer. Hero of the Alliance. Father. Martyr. Han Solo is a lot of things across his Star Wars story, and this latest entry in the Galaxy of Adventures animated series captures it all pretty dang well.

Final Fantasy XIV's Director Wants a Game of Thrones Collabo...But Only If the Books Are Done First Final Fantasy XIV's Director Wants a Game of Thrones Collabo...But Only If the Books Are Done First

Final Fantasy XIV—the second MMORPG in the long-running JRPG series laden with drama, swords, spells, and enough hair product to pollute multiple planetary biomes—is no stranger to crossovers. While so far they’ve mostly been with other games, its director has been thinking about another teamup he wants...with a very…

Meet a Secret God in This Exclusive Hellboy and the BPRD Preview Meet a Secret God in This Exclusive Hellboy and the BPRD Preview

Get a look at the latest B.R.P.D. one-shot, hear about the reunion of one of the most beloved Hellboy creative teams, and learn a little about a man-god through the medium of puppets. What’s not to love?

Updates From Stranger Things, Bill & Ted 3, and More Updates From Stranger Things, Bill & Ted 3, and More

The wild Clifford the Big Red Dog movie keeps adding to its cast. Buddy claims another Pixar pal in the latest Child’s Play poster. Plus what’s to come on Dark and iZombie, a new Black Christmas remake is on the way, and new clips from The 100 and Fear the Walking Dead. To me, my spoilers!

How Is This Scarlet Spider Figure Meant to Eat This Donut? How Is This Scarlet Spider Figure Meant to Eat This Donut?

I have grave concerns about how Ben Reilly—well, technically, Peter Parker, but also technically, same difference!—intends to keep that suit mask clean and consume the donut in this scenario.

Jessica Jones' New Assistant Is a Cool Step Forward for Marvel's LGTBQ Representation Jessica Jones' New Assistant Is a Cool Step Forward for Marvel's LGTBQ Representation

Since Malcolm started working for Jeri Hogarth at the climax of Jessica Jones’ second season, our intrepid day drinker/superpowered P.I. hero has been in need of a new assistant at Alias Investigations. Jess has one for her final outing, and in the process the show makes a cool step forward of the sort that the movie…

The Shining Returns in the First Doctor Sleep Trailer The Shining Returns in the First Doctor Sleep Trailer

It’s time to shine...whether Danny Torrance wants to or not.

Tatiana Maslany Will Return to Her Orphan Black Roles in a New Audio Series Tatiana Maslany Will Return to Her Orphan Black Roles in a New Audio Series

Orphan Black’s story is continuing—it’s just doing so on a new platform, and in a new format. And it’s got nothing to do with that peculiar semi-spinoff at AMC.

A Quiet Place 2 Could Delve Into the Mystery of Its Horrifying Aliens A Quiet Place 2 Could Delve Into the Mystery of Its Horrifying Aliens

Some wild rumors about The Batman are quashed. Quentin Tarantino still wants to make his sweary Star Trek. Peter Parker ponders plans in a new Far From Home clip. Plus, a sneaky tease for a very good boy on Titans, a new look at Monsters at Work’s hero, and Kate Kane rebels in a new Batwoman TV spot. Spoilers away!

The Justice Society of America Is Coming Back to Help Beat Up Lex Luthor The Justice Society of America Is Coming Back to Help Beat Up Lex Luthor

The DC Universe is setting up a climactic battle this year—one where a seriously messed up Lex Luthor (or rather, some version of him) will lead a villainous charge against a Justice League on the back foot. The League are attempting to manage both the potential end of the universe as they know it and the mother of…

Somehow, Krypton's Lobo Is Getting His Own Spinoff Show Somehow, Krypton's Lobo Is Getting His Own Spinoff Show

Syfy’s little corner of the DC universe (not to be confused with DC Universe) is getting a peculiar expansion.

A Crazed Attempt to Discern the X-Men Movie Timeline in Its Entirety After Dark Phoenix A Crazed Attempt to Discern the X-Men Movie Timeline in Its Entirety After Dark Phoenix

Nineteen years after it all began, and helped usher in the early waves of the superheroic cinema dominance we see today, Fox’s X-Men saga is at an end with the release of Dark Phoenix. It may have gone out in a damp squib rather than truly fiery flames, but it now means we have a complete, and utterly batshit, chain…

The Phantasm Is Finally Coming to DC Comics The Phantasm Is Finally Coming to DC Comics

Another icon from Batman: The Animated Series is making the leap from animation to main DC Comics continuity—and seems like she’s going to cause some havoc for both the Bat and the Cat.

Updates From Child's Play, Russian Doll, and More Updates From Child's Play, Russian Doll, and More

Mark Hamill talks about defying expectations while lending his voice to Chucky. Robert Kirkman’s sci-fi series Oblivion Song is being turned into a movie. Chip and Dale are heading to Disney+. Plus, what’s to come on The 100, good news for Russian Doll, and Idris Elba’s supervillain runs riot in new Hobbs & Shaw…

The Ultimate Warhammer 40K Funko Pop Is One You Can Paint Yourself The Ultimate Warhammer 40K Funko Pop Is One You Can Paint Yourself

I mean, if you’re gonna start doing Funko Pops from the grim dark future of Games Workshop’s sci-fi tabletop game...you might as well make it as close to the 40K experience as possible, right?

Get to Know Magic's Most Famous Fire Mage in These Brand New Cards Get to Know Magic's Most Famous Fire Mage in These Brand New Cards

Over the years, Magic: The Gathering has slowly built up a whole host of characters in its lore—most notably the Planeswalkers, the spellslinging heroes and villains that represent some of the most powerful magic users in Magic’s entire multiverse. Now, with a new show on the way, you should probably get to know them…

Terry Pratchett's First Discworld Book for Kids Is Being Turned Into an Animated Movie Terry Pratchett's First Discworld Book for Kids Is Being Turned Into an Animated Movie

Sure, the Discworld books in general were great reading material for children—I devoured them as a kid and I turned out...reasonably okay-ish, I guess—but The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, the 28th in Terry Pratchett’s beloved fantasy series, was the first he wrote specifically for children. And now, it’s…

Some Interesting Updates on Disney's Ms. Marvel Plans Some Interesting Updates on Disney's Ms. Marvel Plans

Paul Feig is still hoping for a sequel to Ghostbusters: Answer the Call. The crew behind the beloved X-Men: The Animated Series want to pitch a continuation to Disney. Michael Rooker could be joining the Dark Tower TV show. Plus, new looks at Midsommar and what’s to come on Krypton’s return. Spoilers now!

Get Your First Look at The Avengers, Earth's Mightiest New Video Game Get Your First Look at The Avengers, Earth's Mightiest New Video Game

Announced years ago by Square-Enix and Crystal Dynamics as part of a new concerted effort by Marvel to return to AAA-gaming, we’ve finally just gotten a decent look at what exactly The Avengers is going to be—and it seems pretty damn great looking so far.

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