Awesome Toy Picks: Saint Walker (Signature Collection)

Posted by G-Man (30657 posts) - - Show Bio

Each week we get our hands on a cool comic book collectible and open it up to see what it really looks like. This week we're looking at another figure in the MattyCollector Signature Collection - Saint Walker.

This figure is from the Club Infinite Earths line. These figures aren't sold in stores and it appears it is sold out. If you're a subscriber to the club, it's sent automatically. Sometimes MattyCollector ends up with some extra figures and offers them up for sale again.

You can find this figure on eBay. The figure original retailed for $20 and you can find several up for bid at that same price and cheaper.

Who is Saint Walker?

== TEASER ==

The packaging is similar to others in the line. The back of the box has an image and mini-bio. You're probably aware that Saint Walker is part of the Blue Lantern Corps. He first appeared at the end of 2007 in GREEN LANTERN #25. He's played a big role in several issues.

Like most Lantern figures, he does come with a Power Lantern to charge his ring. You can see he doesn't have a ton of articulation but that's a good thing. Figures that have too many usually have them at the sacrifice of the look or sculpt.

His hands and wrist look delicate which adds to his look. You can put him in several positions except his head doesn't really stay in position if you try turning it to his left.

The figure is also in the same scale to other figures. So if you have any Lantern Corps figures, you could set up all sorts of...adventures.

If we learn anything from Saint Walker, it's you can always try to hug it out rather than resorting to fighting.

That's it for this week. It's a cool figure. Not too much articulation but just enough. It fits perfectly with your other figures so you might want to try to track this one down.

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#1 Posted by SoA (4699 posts) - - Show Bio

very cool

#2 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6885 posts) - - Show Bio

Heh, seems Atrocitus doesn't wanna be a part of that...

#3 Posted by Miss_Garrick (1757 posts) - - Show Bio

I love Saint Walker! Him hugging Atrocitus is too awesome and adorable! I gotta get this figure.

#4 Posted by jesusdisciple001 (545 posts) - - Show Bio

seriously get video maker photoshop pictures of the charcters shooting energy and let's start making "LANTERNS,TOY CORPS WAR" and get hot toys to make all toys causethey are awesome

#5 Posted by Kal'smahboi (3491 posts) - - Show Bio

First thought: they could have chosen a better facial expression for St Walker. He doesn't look very hopeful.

#6 Posted by ssj2DeadPool (213 posts) - - Show Bio

I love him. It was cool when he was kicking a $$ vs blue beetles. Why does this figure look like super buu for some reason.

#7 Posted by longbowhunter (6790 posts) - - Show Bio

Hey look, it's ol' sock face.

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#8 Posted by Mastercodex (28 posts) - - Show Bio

Him berating Hal at the end made this article all the better

#9 Posted by slade_wilson (442 posts) - - Show Bio

You say that he doesn't have too much articulation, but the double -jointed knees and elbows are more than most DCUC figs have.

#10 Posted by Bobzenub (120 posts) - - Show Bio

Saint Walker always reminded me of an anthropomorphized sperm cell.

A single sperm needs a lot of hope, indeed.

#11 Posted by Fantasgasmic (1071 posts) - - Show Bio

Do his eyes look weird to anyone else? I know some artists draw him with those little pin prick eyes, but I always imagined they were somewhere between that and the ones on the back of box art.

#12 Posted by Zeeguy91 (1100 posts) - - Show Bio

I love Saint Walker. In my opinion, he's one of the better characters added to the DCU in recent years.

#13 Posted by lostlantern13 (860 posts) - - Show Bio

Saint Walker's a great character. In his time in the DCU, comics or animation, I've never been disappointed with any appearances. They do such a great job of making him a cool, inspirational figure.

#14 Posted by TheRyanHimself (59 posts) - - Show Bio

That. Is. Freakin'. Awesome. My favorite Lantern alongside Gardner.

#15 Posted by The_Vein (167 posts) - - Show Bio

Saint Walker says, "Hug it out, bitch!"

#16 Posted by pool_o_vision (6 posts) - - Show Bio

Love the Joints on these guys!

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