Most boys love to play with action figures when they are young. Some boys don’t grow out of the habit till they are quite old. Action figures remain amongst their favorite toys. Some might prefer small action figures but others prefer the larger 12-inch action figures that are quite popular nowadays.
You don’t actually have to be young to have action figures in your house. Whether your favorite celebrity is a president, a singer or an actor you would probably be able to find an action figure of the person somewhere. Having 12-inch action figures of your favorite celebrities could actually be a nice change from having posters of them everywhere.
If you have a young boy probably he might prefer military action figures or action figures of superheroes. Beware, however, that especially 12-inch action figures of military men tend to be quite expensive. Such action figures could generally cost you between $40 and $120. Some 12-inch action figures of this caliber are actually priced at over $270! This would probably be a very costly gift if you want to give such an action figure for your little son’s birthday.
You can get 12-inch action figures of famous characters of basically every action movie. Rambo, Terminator, GI Joe and Star Wars action figures could be bought from most toy stores. There are somewhat sophisticated action figures that could be more interesting for most people. For instance, The 12-inch action figure of Michael Jackson in ‘Thriller’ has interchangeable heads and various pairs of costumes which could be taken off and put on with ease. The problem is such action figures do tend to expensive.
There are websites that offer discounts and you can compare prices but generally, prices don’t tend to vary all that much. Probably at the most you might manage to get a few dollars off when buying 12-inch action figures and even that would probably come after much research on the internet.
Keep in mind to check out the website of the toy store, through which you intend to buy any action figures before actually visiting the place because some items could be out of stock. Pre-orders are also necessary in certain cases when buying some 12-inch action figures so always keep in mind to check online the action figures that you want to buy. That way you can probably avoid a lot of disappointment.