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 "Fi?ures" Figures Queen of Hearts Playmobil, 2016
Day #1,699: May 9, 2017
Playmobil Queen of Hearts
Malice from Wonderland

"Fi?ures" Figures Action Figure
Item No.:
No. 6841, #1 of 12
Manufacturer: Playmobil
Includes: Crown, 4 card accessories, bow, 2 shoulder poofs, 2-piece clamp-on dress
Action Feature: n/a
Retail: $3.99
Availability: September 2016
Other: See what you want to see

  PREVIOUS RSS NEXT  

Playmobil Who doesn't love the public domain? You can pull ideas like the Queen of Hearts and make a nearly globally recognizable pop culture character without writing someone a check. She's a normal blind-bag some-assembly-required lady in a dress, but has a huge suite of accessories. Cleanly painted cards - with many aces - let you carry on the card motif with this figure, or allow your other figures to start a nasty gambling habit. This is what we call a "win-win."

Playmobil As with all of the blind bag Playmobil figures, assembly is required - you have to snap the arms, legs, head, and everything else into position before you can cover the base figure with the added dress. The dress snaps over her lower legs and adds a lot more paint to the already exquisitely painted figure. Playmobil didn't cut corners and leave elements blank just because they wouldn't be seen - the under-dress part is decorated with a dress print, complete with a row of six hearts along the bottom. The bodice has a series of three hearts, plus a fourth on her necklace. Clearly, she likes hearts.

Playmobil Once you add the big dress pieces, the figure is incapable of sitting. Her paint is surprisingly sharp, particularly for a figure at this price point in this era. She can hold most accessories - assuming they have the right grip - and is just as posable as any other Playmobil figure down to the swivel wrists.

This is a nice figure, although it doesn't necessarily add something missing from Playmobil. The line is drowning in royalty, with princesses and queens and kings. Peasants? Not so much. You've got people to live at the castle, but relatively few people to serve as help. A jester here, a squire there, a gaggle of knights, but various butchers or cooks or those forgotten to history don't get a lot of representation as toys. Granted, this isn't a real queen either - so those collecting figures based on literature are going to be quite excited to add another to the small but growing shelf of Playmobil fairy tales. I got this one by accident during a sale on blind bags, so I'm happy with it - I don't need it, but for a couple of bucks it's impressive. She doesn't have much of a place in the greater ecosystem, but this is a nice one.

--Adam Pawlus

Additional Images

Playmobil Playmobil
Playmobil Playmobil
Playmobil Playmobil
Playmobil

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

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.