Main
Features
 FOTD
 HasCon 2017
 SDCC 2017
 Toy Fair 2017
 SDCC 2016
 Toy Fair 2016
 SDCC 2015
 Toy Fair 2015
 SDCC 2014
 C2E2 2014
 Toy Fair 2014
 SDCC 2013
 C2E2 2013
 Toy Fair 2013
 SDCC 2012
 C2E2 2012
 Toy Fair 2012
 NYCC 2011
 SDCC 2011
 Toy Fair 2011
Archives
 Books
 DVD
 Music
 Statues
 Prop Replicas
 Toys
 Video Games
Credits
Contact



Favorite Links:
16bit Tumblr
16bit Twitter
ASM
Awesome Toy Blog
Battle Beasts
Battlegrip.com
Doomkick
EE Podcast
Galactic Hunter
Glyos News
OSM News
Parry Game Preserve
Shortpacked
Toyfinity

Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Playmobil, 2016
Day #1,617: January 13, 2017
Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action FigureWerewolf
Monster, Man, Menace

Playmo-Friends Action Figure
Item No.:
No. 6824
Manufacturer: Playmobil
Includes: Dog
Action Feature: n/a
Retail: $2.99-$3.99
Availability: Fall 2016
Other: Is You a Warwilf?

  PREVIOUS RSS NEXT  

Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action FigureAs a kid, one thing I always wanted to see in LEGO and Playmobil were one-offs to enhance the more mundane sets. Like a Werewolf. LEGO tackled these in a movie line in the 2000s, but Playmobil hasn't done quite as much - we've had ghosts and vampires, but the likes of the remainder of the Universal Monsters are far and few between. The great thing about a figure like this is its transformative property in a toy system. A zoo, a school, or a city can be fun. Let a werewolf loose in there, and now you've got something fun. I also thought the same thing about Ghostbusters and X-Files, the former will be showing up in both Euro-toy formats.

Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action FigurePart of Playmobil's genius is how they use and reuse parts in creative ways. The hair of the werewolf was also used on the Dracula/Vampire figure as well as many others, with high and tight locks flanked by low-hanging sideburns. The head is the same head you've always seen, with the eyes painted yellow and added fur/hair on his body. The basic torso has fake tearing on the arms and body, plus sculpted tearing on the sleeves and pants.

The figure is the same basic body you've seen a bajillion times, but more werewolfy.

The figure's lone accessory is a small playful puppy. It was previously labeled as a German Shepherd, and it has more paint than most animals typically get. Black on top fades to the brown plastic, and painted eyes are joined by a black nose. Mine wasn't painted all that well. It's a bizarre addition, I'd rather have seen a weapon that could be used to defeat the creature. Or something for him to eat or damage. Still. It's not bad - just keep an eye on the paint when you buy yours.

Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure

Playmobil has sold add-ons and single figures for years, but many of them are the beginning of their own theme, or belong in a specific time period. Things like werewolves and vampires and ghosts have the benefit of going anywhere at any time humans walk the Earth... maybe not the Egypt sets. Pretty much any other civilization could be convincingly menaced by the likes of the wolfman. Given the unique packaging - blister cards are relatively scarce in Playmobil - you'll quickly see this figure if you can find it. I scored it at a Hobby Bench in Arizona, of which there are fewer than there were 15 years ago. This figure in this packaging would have been lovely in a mass-market store, but America's embrace of Playmobil in the early 2000s has given way to it being downright tough to get. If you're in to Playmobil, get yourself a werewolf. I like it more from the perspective of a collector, but I don't doubt you will enjoy it for its own distinctive features.

--Adam Pawlus

Additional Images

Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure
Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure
Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure
Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure
Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure
Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure Playmobil Playmo-Friends Werewolf Action Figure

See more Playmobil toys in Figure of the Day:
Day 94: Playmobil African Safari 4831 Ostriches Set
Day 125: Playmobil Specials 4683 Mongollian Warrior Action Figure
Day 132: Playmobil Specials Cave Man Action Figure
Day 140: Playmobil Specials Palace Guard Action Figure
Day 163: Playmobil Figures Ghost Action Figure
Day 186: Playmobil Top Agents Secret Agent Action Figure
Day 266: Playmobil Dinosaurs 4173 Pteranodon
Day 271: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Uncle Sam Action Figure
Day 276: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Zorro Action Figure
Day 322: Playmobil Treasure Hunters 4848 Temple Guardian Figure
Day 363: Playmobil www.tourismus.nuernberg.de 6107 Albrecht Durer Figure
Day 764: Playmobil Stone Age 5105 Mammoth Family Set
Day 802: Playmobil Dino 5232 Stegosaurus
Day 811: Playmobil Specials 4748 Samurai
Day 887: Playmobil Toy Fair 2014 40th Birthday Knight
Day 1,030: Playmobil City Life 5605 PopStars! Band
Day 1,139: Playmobil School 4329 School Band
Day 1,148: Playmobil Dragon Tournament Knight Toy Fair Promo Figure
Day 1,154: Playmobil Magician with Genie Lamp Figure
Day 1,354: Playmobil Play Box 5638 Haunted House
Day 1,401: Playmobil 2016 Toy Fair Girl Figure
Day 1,451: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Cat Burglar
Day 1,461: Playmobil 5197 Sports & Action Table Tennis Players
Day 1,499: Playmobil 4766 Special Plus Table Pizza Baker
Day 1,557: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Asian Rice Worker
Day 1,577: Playmobil Toy Fair 2014 40th Birthday Princess
Day 1,581: Playmobil 2016 Toy Fair Pirate Figure
Day 1,583: Playmobil 5152 Future Planet E-Rangers Collectobot Figure
Day 1,584: Playmobil 6687 Super 4 Lost Island Figure Set
Day 1,585: Playmobil Figures Prisoner
Day 1,586: Playmobil 5572 City Life Ball Pit Set
Day 1,587: Playmobil 4741 Specials Space Ranger
Day 1,588: Playmobil 5562 Wild Life Beavers with Backpacker
Day 1,589: Playmobil 5239 Vampires
Day 1,590: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Tall Ghost
Day 1,591: Playmobil Wild Life 5559 Inflatable Boat with Explorers
Day 1,592: Playmobil 5898 4-Wheel Drive with Kayak and Ranger
Day 1,598: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Adventuress
Day 1,607: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Granny
Day 1,609: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures France Fan
Day 1,613: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Dark Fairy
Day 1,617: Playmobil 6824 Playmo-Friends Werewolf
Day 1,618: Playmobil 6823 Playmo-Friends Space Warrior
Day 1,631: Playmobil Knights Giant Troll with Dwarf Fighters
Day 1,641: Playmobil Playmo-Friends Flame Warrior
Day 1,650: Funko x Playmobil Willy Wonka
Day 1,654: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Sauna Woman
Day 1,657: Funko x Playmobil Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Black and White Raphael
Day 1,662: Playmobil Tigers
Day 1,684: Playmobil NHL 5069 Zamboni
Day 1,699: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Queen of Hearts
Day 1,728: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Space Ranger
Day 1,731: Playmobil Ghostbusters 9222 Slimer
Day 1,737: Playmobil "Fi?ures" Figures Fire Wizard
Day 1,762: Playmobil 6099 Martin Luther
Day 1,764: Playmobil 5610 City Life Take Along
Day 1,772: Playmobil 6647 Alpacas

See more Universal Monsters and Monsters figures in Figure of the Day:
Day 76: Diamond Select Toys Black and White Wolfman
Day 777: Playmates Toys Monster Force Creature from the Black Lagoon
Day 883: Burger King Universal Monsters Wolf Man Cellar Dweller Action Figure
Day 894: Burger King Universal Monsters Down for the Count Dracula
Day 924: Burger King Universal Monsters Bolts and Volts Frankenstein
Day 931: Burger King Universal Monsters Scary Squirter Featuring the Creature from the Black Lagoon
Day 1,000: Funko Hikari Vinyl Freddy Funko (Creature from the Black Lagoon)
Day 1,005: Funko Universal Monsters The Mummy ReAction Figure
Day 1,038: Funko Universal Monsters Creature from the Black Lagoon ReAction Figure
Day 1,039: Funko Universal Monsters The Invisible Man ReAction Figure
Day 1,040: Funko Universal Monsters The Phantom of the Opera ReAction Figure
Day 1,041: Funko Universal Monsters The Wolf Man ReAction Figure
Day 1,042: Funko Universal Monsters The Bride of Frankenstein ReAction Figure
Day 1,068: Funko Universal Monsters Frankenstein's Monster ReAction Figure
Day 1,094: Funko Universal Monsters Dracula ReAction Figure
Day 1,108: Funko Universal Monsters The Invisible Man Clear Entertainment Earth Exclusive
Day 1,163: Funko Universal Monsters Life Force Metaluna Mutant
Day 1,165: Funko Hikari Vinyl Universal Monsters Glitter Shock Frankenstein
Day 1,257: Funko Hikari Vinyl Antique Verdigris Metaluna Mutant
Day 1,612: Hasbro Hero Mashers Monsters Fish Hook
Day 1,617: Playmobil 6824 Playmo-Friends Werewolf
Day 1,619: Hasbro Hero Mashers Monsters Grim Flame
Day 1,626: Hasbro Hero Mashers Monsters Iron Vulf
Day 1,636: Hasbro Hero Mashers Monsters Sir Jack-O-Lanternus
Day 1,675: Hasbro Hero Mashers Monsters Bone Thrasher

HTML Comment Box is loading comments...

Featured Toy Video

Click Here for 2016
Figure of the
Day 2017
January 2017
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
February 2017
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728
March 2017
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
April 2017
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
May 2017
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
June 2017
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
July 2017
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
August 2017
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031

16bit.com is best not viewed in Apple's Safari browser, we don't know why. All material on this site copyright their respective copyright holders. All materials appear hear for informative and entertainment purposes. 16bit.com is not to be held responsible for anything, ever. Photos taken by the 16bit.com staff. Site design, graphics, writing, and whatnot credited on the credits page. Be cool-- don't steal.
We know where you live and we'll break your friggin' legs.