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The '''NECA Action Figures''' are a series of action figures based on ''[[Gargoyles (TV series)|Gargoyles]]'' that are being released by [[NECA]] in 2021.
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The '''NECA Action Figures''' are a series of action figures based on ''[[Gargoyles (TV series)|Gargoyles]]'' that are being released by [[NECA]] in 2021. The direction and development of the line is under the supervision of [[Randy Falk]].
  
 
On March 25th, 2021, NECA announced on Twitter their [[Goliath]] action figure. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1375085479310295045]  On June 15th, they announced that the response had been overwhelming and that they intended this to be a full line, that "seven or eight" figures were completed and even more were in development.  [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1404882435079348232]  When asked about their thoughts behind the look, they explained that action figures had come a long way since 1994 and wanted to modernize the looks with more detail and anatomy. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1377060077060943872]
 
On March 25th, 2021, NECA announced on Twitter their [[Goliath]] action figure. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1375085479310295045]  On June 15th, they announced that the response had been overwhelming and that they intended this to be a full line, that "seven or eight" figures were completed and even more were in development.  [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1404882435079348232]  When asked about their thoughts behind the look, they explained that action figures had come a long way since 1994 and wanted to modernize the looks with more detail and anatomy. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1377060077060943872]
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At 12:01 am, on June 25th, 2021, NECA posted a stop motion animated commercial for their Goliath action figure, by D.M. Galloway. The commercial also featured the first glimpse of NECA's [[Demona]] action figure. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1408274181297422341]. Demona was later officially announced, alongside [[Thailog]] on July 19th, 2021. [https://youtu.be/RZw1wPhlpfQ] On July 23rd, 2021, it was announced that eight more figures were completed for a 2022 release  [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1418690788301713409] with even more than that planned. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1418903225877647364]
 
At 12:01 am, on June 25th, 2021, NECA posted a stop motion animated commercial for their Goliath action figure, by D.M. Galloway. The commercial also featured the first glimpse of NECA's [[Demona]] action figure. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1408274181297422341]. Demona was later officially announced, alongside [[Thailog]] on July 19th, 2021. [https://youtu.be/RZw1wPhlpfQ] On July 23rd, 2021, it was announced that eight more figures were completed for a 2022 release  [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1418690788301713409] with even more than that planned. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1418903225877647364]
  
==1. Goliath==
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On October 13th, 2021, NECA announced that additional pieces for gargoyles such as closed wings and other larger bonuses will be packed with smaller figures such as humans and Lexington. [https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/1448451678953480195]
[[Image:NECA_Goliath_1.jpg|thumb|300px|NECA Goliath action figure.]]
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==Goliath==
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| [[Image:NECA_Goliath_1.jpg|thumb|left|250px|NECA Goliath action figure.]]
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[[Image:NECA_Goliath_Box_Art.jpg|thumb|250px|NECA Goliath Box Art]]
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The first figure to be released by NECA was Goliath. The figure features alternate portraits: one a calm face and the other an growling, eyes glowing face. He also features alternate hands, fists and flared talons as well as a book (showcasing the character's love of reading) and a [[Jalapeña|jalapeño pepper]] as seen in the episode: "[[Protection]]".
 
The first figure to be released by NECA was Goliath. The figure features alternate portraits: one a calm face and the other an growling, eyes glowing face. He also features alternate hands, fists and flared talons as well as a book (showcasing the character's love of reading) and a [[Jalapeña|jalapeño pepper]] as seen in the episode: "[[Protection]]".
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An alternate set of cloaked wings will be included with the NECA Bronx figure.
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The figure was sculpted by [[Djordje Djekovic]], painted by [[Jon Wardell]] and [[Geoffrey Trapp]], and the packaging was designed by [[Chris Raime]].
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==2. Demona==
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==Demona==
[[Image:NECA_Demona_1.jpg|thumb|300px|NECA Demona action figure.]]
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The second figure in the line, Demona features alternate portaits: a sly, scheming smirk, and a growling face with glowing red eyes. Clawed hands and weapon holding hands. She also features the ''[[Grimorum Arcanorum]]'' as seen when she acquired it in "[[Temptation]]" and "[[Phoenix]]". She also comes with two guns: the [[Demona%27s_Artillery#.22Awakening_Part_Five.22|bazooka]] she nearly murdered Goliath with during their iconic confrontation at the climax of "[[Awakening Part Five]]" and the particle beam [[Demona%27s_Artillery#.22Long_Way_to_Morning.22|cannon]] she carried during "[[Long Way to Morning]]" and "[[Reawakening]]".
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| [[Image:NECA_Demona_1.jpg|thumb|left|250px|NECA Demona action figure.]]
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| [[Image:NECA_Demona_7.jpg|thumb|left|250px|]]
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[[Image:NECA_Demona_2.jpg|thumb|250px|]]
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[[Image:NECA_Demona_4.jpg|thumb|250px|]]
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[[Image:NECA_Demona_6.jpg|thumb|250px|]]
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[[Image:NECA_Demona_8.jpg|thumb|250px|]]
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The second figure in the line, Demona features alternate portaits: a sly, scheming smirk, and a growling face with glowing red eyes. Clawed hands, fists and one weapon holding hand. She also features an articulated ''[[Grimorum Arcanorum]]'' as seen when she acquired it in "[[Temptation]]" and "[[Phoenix]]". She also comes with two guns: the [[Demona%27s_Artillery#.22Awakening_Part_Five.22|bazooka]] she nearly murdered Goliath with during their iconic confrontation at the climax of "[[Awakening Part Five]]" and the particle beam [[Demona%27s_Artillery#.22Long_Way_to_Morning.22|cannon]] she carried during "[[Long Way to Morning]]" and "[[Reawakening]]".
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She is tentatively scheduled to be released early 2022.
 
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==3. Thailog==
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==Thailog==
[[Image:NECA_Thailog_1.jpg|thumb|300px|NECA Thailog action figure... yes, it's a repaint already, and quit complaining: Remember [[Kenner Action Figures|Kenner]]'s many Goliath clones that weren't Thailog? Mighty Roar Goliath. Flame Storm Goliath. Hardwired Goliath. Claw Climber Goliath. Minotaur Goliath? The list gets longer and more ridiculous.]]
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| [[Image:NECA_Thailog_1.jpg|thumb|300px|NECA Thailog action figure... yes, it's a repaint already, and quit complaining: Remember [[Kenner Action Figures|Kenner]]'s many Goliath clones that weren't Thailog? Mighty Roar Goliath. Flame Storm Goliath. Hardwired Goliath. Claw Climber Goliath. Minotaur Goliath? The list gets longer and more ridiculous.]]
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[[Image:NECA_Thailog_Box_Art.jpg|thumb|250px|NECA Thailog Box Art]]
 
The third figure in the line, Thailog, is a re-paint of the initial Goliath figure. He features more malevolent character portraits, a flare gun, a brief case containing $20 million in cash, and a key; all of these references to his first appearance in "[[Double Jeopardy]]".
 
The third figure in the line, Thailog, is a re-paint of the initial Goliath figure. He features more malevolent character portraits, a flare gun, a brief case containing $20 million in cash, and a key; all of these references to his first appearance in "[[Double Jeopardy]]".
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==Bronx==
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| [[Image:NECA_Bronx_1.jpg|thumb|250px|NECA Bronx action figure, with cloaked Goliath wings.]]
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The fourth figure in the line, [[Bronx]] will include three separate heads, a slab of meat, and a pair of cloaked wings for the previous Goliath release.
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More details are expected in early 2022.
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==Hudson==
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[[Image:NECA_Hudson_2.jpg|thumb|250px|]]
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The fifth figure in the line, more details will be available in Spring, 2022.
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The NECA Action Figures are a series of action figures based on Gargoyles that are being released by NECA in 2021. The direction and development of the line is under the supervision of Randy Falk.

On March 25th, 2021, NECA announced on Twitter their Goliath action figure. [1] On June 15th, they announced that the response had been overwhelming and that they intended this to be a full line, that "seven or eight" figures were completed and even more were in development. [2] When asked about their thoughts behind the look, they explained that action figures had come a long way since 1994 and wanted to modernize the looks with more detail and anatomy. [3]

At 12:01 am, on June 25th, 2021, NECA posted a stop motion animated commercial for their Goliath action figure, by D.M. Galloway. The commercial also featured the first glimpse of NECA's Demona action figure. [4]. Demona was later officially announced, alongside Thailog on July 19th, 2021. [5] On July 23rd, 2021, it was announced that eight more figures were completed for a 2022 release [6] with even more than that planned. [7]

On October 13th, 2021, NECA announced that additional pieces for gargoyles such as closed wings and other larger bonuses will be packed with smaller figures such as humans and Lexington. [8]

Goliath

NECA Goliath action figure.
NECA Goliath 3.jpg
NECA Goliath 5.jpg
NECA Goliath 7.jpg
NECA Goliath 9.jpg
NECA Goliath 11.jpg
NECA Goliath 13.jpg
NECA Goliath 14.jpg
NECA Goliath Box Art
NECA Goliath 2.jpg
NECA Goliath 4.jpg
NECA Goliath 6.jpg
NECA Goliath 8.jpg
NECA Goliath 10.jpg
NECA Goliath 12.jpg

The first figure to be released by NECA was Goliath. The figure features alternate portraits: one a calm face and the other an growling, eyes glowing face. He also features alternate hands, fists and flared talons as well as a book (showcasing the character's love of reading) and a jalapeño pepper as seen in the episode: "Protection".

An alternate set of cloaked wings will be included with the NECA Bronx figure.

The figure was sculpted by Djordje Djekovic, painted by Jon Wardell and Geoffrey Trapp, and the packaging was designed by Chris Raime.


Demona

NECA Demona action figure.
NECA Demona 3.jpg
NECA Demona 5.jpg
NECA Demona 7.jpg
NECA Demona 9.jpg
NECA Demona 2.jpg
NECA Demona 4.jpg
NECA Demona 6.jpg
NECA Demona 8.jpg
NECA Demona 10.jpg

The second figure in the line, Demona features alternate portaits: a sly, scheming smirk, and a growling face with glowing red eyes. Clawed hands, fists and one weapon holding hand. She also features an articulated Grimorum Arcanorum as seen when she acquired it in "Temptation" and "Phoenix". She also comes with two guns: the bazooka she nearly murdered Goliath with during their iconic confrontation at the climax of "Awakening Part Five" and the particle beam cannon she carried during "Long Way to Morning" and "Reawakening".

She is tentatively scheduled to be released early 2022.

Thailog

NECA Thailog action figure... yes, it's a repaint already, and quit complaining: Remember Kenner's many Goliath clones that weren't Thailog? Mighty Roar Goliath. Flame Storm Goliath. Hardwired Goliath. Claw Climber Goliath. Minotaur Goliath? The list gets longer and more ridiculous.
NECA Thailog Box Art

The third figure in the line, Thailog, is a re-paint of the initial Goliath figure. He features more malevolent character portraits, a flare gun, a brief case containing $20 million in cash, and a key; all of these references to his first appearance in "Double Jeopardy".

Bronx

NECA Bronx action figure, with cloaked Goliath wings.
NECA Bronx 3.jpg
NECA Bronx 2.jpg

The fourth figure in the line, Bronx will include three separate heads, a slab of meat, and a pair of cloaked wings for the previous Goliath release.

More details are expected in early 2022.

Hudson

NECA Hudson 2.jpg

The fifth figure in the line, more details will be available in Spring, 2022.