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You Can't Believe These 9 Characters Are Real Action Figures

Owning an action figure of your favorite character is an essential part of everyone’s life; right up there with your first kiss, learning to drive, and the first time you fake your way through a conversation about James Joyce or Sharknado. And, action figures are just like moments of your real life in this way too: some are less relevant than others. And then, there are actions figures who are similar to deranged ice cream flavors like “pickle/Carmel,” you can’t believe they even exist. Here are nine of the most confounding.

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Ryan Britt

Ryan Britt is the author of Luke Skywalker Can't Read and Other Geeky Truths, forthcoming from Plume (Penguin) Books on 11.24.15. He's written for The New York Times, Electric Literature, The Awl, VICE Motherboard, Clarkesworld Magazine, and is a consulting editor for Story Magazine. He lives in New York City.

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