Welcome back to Toy Aisle, Gizmodo's regular roundup of the best toys around. This week, we've got some cute and collectable little Transformers, Mezco takes a swing at Spider-Man: Homecoming's other spider-suit, and Funko goes all the way in on your childhood cartoon nostalgia with a new line of Disney figures. Check it out!
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Somehow, the pair with the magical pager is back, and this time they’re in Europe.
Video: The climactic mid-air battle between Spider-Man and the Vulture aboard an Avengers cargo plane in Spider-Man: Homecoming was one of the highlights of an already excellent movie. Turns out it was entirely realised using motion capture and computer-generated characters. Did you actually think a plane with a cloaking device existed?
One of the biggest differences between Spider-Man: Homecoming and its predecessors was Spidey's suit. Not strictly the design, though -- just the fact that it wasn't as skin-tight as Tobey Maguire or Andrew Garfield's form-fitting ensembles. And that was a headache for the computer graphics team behind it all.
The best promotional image for Spider-Man: Homecoming was the result of a happy accident. In fact, Tom Holland didn't even know he was being photographed for it. Because he was asleep.
We have a complicated relationship with the posters for Spider-Man: Homecoming. Some of them have been pretty cool, while others have been a little bit of a disaster. Finally, though, we have one that we can all agree on, unambiguously, 100% without a doubt: this is awesome.
Spider-Man: Homecoming's willingness to to sidestep the history established in Sony's two other takes on the webhead and get Peter Parker back to his awkward, teenage roots is a large part of what makes the movie as refreshing as it is. But there's one thing about Homecoming's Spidey that's a little off.
If you saw Spider-Man: Homecoming and want some more answers, you've come to the right place. Don't worry, this isn't one of Rob's FAQs, but we can still fill in some of the gaps, point out things you may have missed, and tell you everything else you need to know -- with help from Homecoming's director, star and producers -- about the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Friendly Neighbourhood hero.
Video: The original 1960s Spider-Man theme song might be a classic, but it isn't one of "those" kind of classics. You know, the ones they teach in high school to inspire you to stand on your desk at shout at captains. But that isn't stopping Zendaya from giving the theme song the dramatic reading it "deserves".