Marvel Legends Black Widow Action Figures

I know it’s been forever since I last posted on here. Hopefully this year I’ll be able to make more than the occasional post.

Well, in a few short months the Black Widow movie will be released. The character of Natasha Romanova has been one of my favourite comic book characters long before she turned up in the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies.

So here’s a look at some of the new Hasbro Marvel Legends 6” scale action figures of the character.

First is the deluxe figure featuring the movie Black Widow with a Scarlett Johanssen likeness. She’s wearing the white costume as seen in the trailer. It comes with various explosion accessories plus a display stand by the looks of it.

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That white costume in the movie looks like it’s inspired by a similar white costume from the 2010 Deadly Origin comic miniseries. And as it happens Hasbro are also doing an exclusive figure of the comic book version.

 

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Finally there’s another exclusive figure of Black Widow in the lesser seen 1980s grey outfit with shorter hair from the comics. If I had to choose I much prefer the character in the black outfit and longer hair but I have to say I do like this alternate look.

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There is another wave of figures which includes a black costume Black Widow from the movie that I have not included here.

Black Widow character poster from Avengers Age of Ultron

This week a number of character posters have been appearing for Avengers Age of Ultron. Today the Black Widow poster featuring Scarlett Johansson has appeared.

Here is the US version with the release date of 1 May.

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(I like Scarlett, she’s pretty!)

And here is the UK version. It has the same artwork but the release date is obviously a week earlier and the Avengers “A” logo is different.

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I’m not sure what is going on with the blue Tron lines…

Incidentally the main Avengers poster featuring all the characters was revealed to be a photoshopped mess so it’s nice to have the individual posters to do each character justice.