Movies, Toys

An Awesome Dark Knight Figure You’ll Never Have


I was trying to figure out something interesting to say about DC Direct’s new series of Justice League International figures, starring Blue Beetle, Booster Gold, Fire and Martian Manhunter, and eventually realized that it was futile. So here instead is an awesome custom Nurse Joker figure from The Dark Knight, courtesy of Toys R Evil. The toy uses a Hot Toys’ Joker, natch, but apparently someone is (illegally) selling a “nurse” kit for the figure somewhere on these great internets. I never realized what nice legs Heath Ledger had. Hmm.

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Robert Bricken is one of the original co-founders of the site formerly known as Topless Robot, and its first editor-in-chief, serving from 2008-12. He brought the site to prominence with “nerd news, humor and self-loathing” as its motto, raising it from total internet obscurity to a readership in the millions, with help from his savage “FAQ” movie reviews and Fan Fiction Fridays. Under his tenure Topless Robot was covered by Gawker, Wired, Defamer, New York magazine, ABC News, and others, and his articles have been praised by Roger Ebert, Avengers actor Clark Gregg, comedian and The Daily Show correspondent John Hodgman, the stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and Rifftrax, and others. He is currently the managing editor of Despite decades as both an amateur and professional nerd, he continues to be completely unprepared for either the zombie apocalypse or the robot uprising.