NECA Simpsons 25 of the Greatest Guest Stars FiguresBrand: NECA
Over the year, The Simpsons has had a ton of celebrities stop by. And while there has been no shortage of toys, memorabilia and other merchandise for the show, most of it has focused on the first family and the recurring characters. The changes with NECA Simpsons 25 of the Greatest Guest Star Figures.
Available as both traditional action figures and mini figures, the year-long line is being released in several waves.
The first series include Tom Hanks, James Brown, Yao Ming, Hugh Hefner and Kid Rock. There's also a Coach Homer figure.
The second set has The Who, Britney Spears, Mark Hamill, Lucy Lawless and Tony Hawk. They're join by Maggie.
Wave 3 includes Stephen King, Leonard Nimoy, Bret "Hitman" Hart, Penn and Teller and R.E.M.
Wave 4 is mainly musicians, although there's an astronaut as well. "Weird" Al Yankovic, Aerosmith, Buzz Aldrin and Elvis Costello are the highlights.
Wave 5 is the smallest since Wave 1. It's highlighted by a figure of the show's creator, Matt Groening. Tom Petty and Stan Lee are among the others.
Basic action figures stand approximately five inches tall. This puts them in line with the comprehensive line of Simpsons action figures put out by Playmates several years prior.
Mini figures are about two inches. Made of plastic, they're available in several configurations. Individual waves have box sets with all the pieces. Two-packs pair up figures. Individual figures come in blind bag packaging so you don't know which one you're getting.
Stay tuned for details on more 2014 NECA Simpsons 25 of the Greatest Guest Stars figures as they're announced.
Price Point: Low-End Entertainment Figure
Target Audience: Simpsons Fans, Pop Culture Aficionados, Action Figure Collectors, Minifig Collectors
NECA Simpsons 25 of the Greatest Guest Stars Checklist
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- Coach Homer Simpson -Homer and Ned's Hail Mary Pass
- Hugh Hefner - Krusty Gets Kancelled
- James Brown - Bart's Inner Child
- Kid Rock - Kill the Alligator
- Tom Hanks - The Simpsons Movie
- Yao Ming - Homer and Ned's Hail Mary Pass
- Britney Spears - The Family Mansion
- John Entwistle - A Tale of Two Springfields
- Lucy Lawless - Treehouse of Horror X
- Maggie Simpson
- Mark Hamill - Mayored to the Mob
- Pete Townshend - A Tale of Two Springfields
- Roger Daltrey - A Tale of Two Springfields
- Tony Hawk - Barting Over
- Bret Hart - The Old Man and the Lisa
- Leonard Nimoy - Marge vs. the Monorail
- Magician Lisa Simpson - The Great Simpsina
- Michael Stipe - Homer the Moe
- Mike Mills - Homer the Moe
- Milhouse Van Houten - Insane Clown Poppy
- Mr. Burns - The Springfield Files
- Penn Gilette - Hello Gutter, Hello Fadder
- Peter Buck - Homer the Moe
- Stephen King - Insane Clown Poppy
- Teller - Hello Gutter, Hello Fadder
- Brad Whitford - Flaming Moe's
- Buzz Aldrin - Deep Space Homer
- Elvis Costello - How I Spent My Summer Vacation
- Joe Perry - Flaming Moe's
- Joey Kramer - Flaming Moe's
- Steven Tyler - Flaming Moe's
- Tom Hamilton - Flaming Moe's
- Tom Jones - Marge Gets a Job
- "Weird Al" Yankovic - Three Gays of the Condo
- Adam West - Mr. Plow
- Lenny Kravitz - How I Spent My Strummer Vacation
- Matt Groening - My Big, Fat Geek Wedding; Homer the Whopper
- Stan Lee - I Am Furious (Yellow)
- Tom Petty - How I Spent My Strummer Vacation
Stay tuned for details on additional waves as they're announced.