There’s plenty of merchandise out there bringing the characters of Toy Story into the bedrooms of plenty of children who will play with them until they grow up and get rid of them, making millions of sad little Toy Story 3 narratives come to life. But you’ve never seen a piece of Toy Story merchandise like this.
Tamashii Nations has created a Chogokin combiner that has five different characters from Toy Story combine to form their own Voltron. That’s right, you can take Woody, Rex, Bullseye, Hamm and Slinky Dog and form them into one big robot. See the Toy Story Voltron below!
Here’s some pictures of the Toy Story Voltron figure from Tamashii Nations’ Facebook page:
You might thinking to yourself that this figure is a total missed opportunity because it doesn’t include Buzz Lightyear, a toy that was seemingly made to be able to form a Toy Story Voltron figure. The good news is that the official Tamashii Nations page for the Toy Story figure pretty much tells us that there’s a Buzz Lightyear addition to the figure coming in July, right in the middle of Comic-Con:
Even if you’re a die-hard Toy Story fan, this figure is a little expensive at $169.99, but you’ll have plenty of time to save up since it won’t be available until December this year. This could be just what some kids need in order to stop them from playing with all of Andy’s toys so soon. Or it’ll just look good sitting on a shelf. If you need more convincing, here’s an animated short to go along with it:
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