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!! OMG, Barbie creates X-Men collection to mark 80 years of MARVEL !!

It looks as if Mattel has finally found a way to corner the market of us gay nerds and geeky girls! An X-MEN special edition set of dolls featuring Mystique, Jean Grey, and Storm are all on their way!!

Each of the new Barbies offer character-specific features such as their similar uniforms, hair and other accessories found both in the comics and movies. The dolls are about 12 inches tall and are available for purchase from Barbie for pre-order at $50 per doll.

Each specially designed package also includes a doll stand and Certificate of Authenticity.

Who’s your fave of the three — and where the fuck is ROGUE!? Is her streaked hair too exspensive to manufacture? Find more images of the dolls after the jump!


!! OMG, WATCH: 10 times ‘Game Of Thrones’ stole from ‘Lord of the Rings’ !!

It’s safe to say that JR Tolkien set the bar incredibly high with his fantasy series The Lord of the Rings. Between the books and movies he really set the standard for the genre and A Song of Ice And Fire author George RR Martin admits to being inspired by his work. But are there some times when his series went from paying tribute to straight up stealing?

Check out 10 instances where GOT may have straight up ripped off LOTR above!

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