I collect 12" [GI] Joe-class action figures, regardless of genre, for use as "lay figures." The majority of my males are Hasbro's Classic Collection GI Joe.
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REDRESSIBLE MALE ACTION FIGURES
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The Scarlet Pimpernel
The Lone Ranger
Knights of the Round Table
"Doc" Savage, Man of Bronze
"The Great Leslie" Gallant III
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Cordell Walker, Texas Ranger
The Three Musketeers
action doll: n. A redressable action figure, technically speaking, an ARTHROPLANG.
action figure: n. A posable figure, technically speaking, an ARTHRANDRIANT.
Action Man: n. any of the following:
artiKen: n. An articulated version of Mattel's male fashion doll, Ken.
CC: abbr. Classic Collection, a line of 12" Hasbro GI Joes made in the 1990s. They were anonymous figures recalling the original series, but with better sculpting and articulation. They were released as both paintheads and fuzzheads. Super-Articulated (abbreviated SA) is an improved version.
Earl: n. An Ertl "joe."
fashion doll: n. A redressable figure with minimal articulation, technically speaking, an ESTHETOPLANG.
foot-: adj. pref. 12-inch (scale), as in:
fuzzhead: n. An action doll with flocked hair, usually male.
GI ?: title. Shorthand for a WARDOLL [esp. an American], such as:
green aisle: n. The [GI] Joe-related aisle, as in a toy store [from its militaristic emphasis].
jane: n. a. Any playscale FEMFIG [female action doll], genericized from b. (Cap.) [Hasbro's] GI Jane, such as:
-Jo: n. suff. Designating a militarized FEMFIG [fem. form of Joe], as in:
joe: n. a. Any playscale MANDOLL [a.k.a. a FOOTMAN], genericized from b. (Cap.) [Hasbro's] GI Joe, such as:
ken: n. Any playscale male fashion doll, aka a BEAU [genericized from Mattel's figure].
Kenny-: pref. [Of MANDOLLS] Having a (Mattel) Ken head, such as:
Kenwear: n. Playscale male civvies, esp. activewear. Suits can be thought of as Carsonis... [originally created for Mattel's Ken (Carson) doll].
mandoll: n. A male action doll, technically speaking, an ANDRIANTOPLANG; humorously, mandollie.
painthead: n. An action doll with sculpted hair, usually male.
roothead: n. An action doll with rooted hair, usually female.
Sextilian: n. A 1/6th-scale figure, particularly a male one. [Lat. sextilis, "one sixth" + -ian]
sextilianist: n. A playscale figure miniaturist.
Sextiliano: n. An unambiguous term for a male playscale figure, esp. a well-muscled one. [from Span. masc. ending, -o]
Tommy: n. Tommy Gunn, an early competitor for VAM, from Pedigree Toys, Ltd.
wardoll: n. Any militarized action doll (usually male) sometimes referred to humorously as a wardollie.