Marvel Super Hero Squad

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Marvel Super Hero Squad
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2" Action Figure Toy Line

Hasbro: 2007 -

Marvel Super Hero Squad is an action figure line marketed by Hasbro beginning in 2006. The line features 2-inch (51 mm) scale replicas of comic book heroes from the Marvel Comics universe. Each figure is portrayed in a cartoonish super-deformed-style. The line was designed for younger collectors but has become a hit with fans of all ages despite the "for ages 3 and up" category status. Marketed initially as four two-packs per wave, Super Hero Squad has branched out to include larger multi-packs, vehicles, and mega-packs containing larger characters in scale with the 2-inch (51 mm) line.

An animated series, The Super Hero Squad Show, based on the toy line premiered in the United States on Cartoon Network in September 2009.

Specific toys[edit]

Among the lines of toys released:

  • Marvel Super Hero Squad Two-Packs — 23 "waves" of superheroes, usually four packs per wave, and of course two figures per pack, for approximately 180 figures.
  • Single Packs — 6 of the heroes were released as individual figures: Spider-Man, Ben Reilly, Iron Man, Hulk, Wolverine, and Silver Surfer
  • Easter Egg Packs — 4 single releases for Easter: Spider-Man (jumping), Spider-Man (crouching), Captain America, Hulk
  • Spider-Man Super Hero Squad Two-Packs — 5 "waves" of four different pairs of heroes.
  • Spider-Man Single Packs — Six different supervillains released individually, only in the UK: Spider-Man, Venom, Doc Ock, New Goblin, Sandman, Green Goblin
  • Hulk Super Hero Squad Two-Packs — 3 "waves" of four pairs, totally 12 figures, each pack including one Hulk
  • Vehicles — 14 vehicles of various types have been released
  • Playsets — 8 different playsets have been released
  • Marvel Super Hero Squad Mega-Packs — A sequence of "waves" of pairs was started, but aborted partway through wave 4, with at least a 5th being planned.
  • Boxed Sets — Many boxed sets have been released.

Outside the toyline[edit]

Aside from the line of toys:


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