Special Feature – Cybermen Figures

February 12th, 2011

Special Feature – Cybermen Figures

Special Feature – Cybermen Figures

With the addition of our extensive Cybermen section to the main site we thought we would take a look at some of the Cybermen merchandise, in particular figures that have been made available over the years.

How it all began – well not quite. The first Cyberman figure was manufactured by Dennis Fisher (Mego) and is now extremely rare. We have yet to find one to add to our collection but you can see it Here at Mego Museum.

The first TV appearance of the Cybermen was in the 10th Planet with Characters superb figure shown below.


Product Enterprise produced various talking Cybermen including an all over matt silver finish, a Chrome effect Cyberman and Cyberleader and a Stealth Cyberman.


The two Dapol Cybermen. Although not as accurate as today’s figures many people still collect Dapol. Some of their later figures had no articulation like the Cyberman shown below (right). None the less this was probably one of the best Figures they produced.


Sixteen 12 produce two 12″ statues, the Cyberman and Cyberleader from Revenge of The Cybermen. Each statue is cast in high quality polystone material and were sculpted by renowned artists Sarah Aplin and Andrew Teal


Characters first venture into classic Cybermen was the Build A Figure Age of Steel Set which included Tomb, Invasion and 10th Planet versions with parts to build the Cybercontroller from Tomb of the Cybermen. The Earthshock Cybermen was included with Characters classic wave 2 but since then all classic figures have been commissioned by Underground Toys.

All the Classic Cybermen so far… Click the Image for a spectacular large version.


The Tescos 3 figure set was amazingly sold off in some stores for just a few pounds and is now quite sort after.


Underground Toys. Many variation of Cybermen are now available thanks to the commitment the classic series by Underground Toys. Shown below are just 2 sets, The Silver Nemesis set and 6th Doctor with Stealth Cyberman


The Cybus Cybermen. A whole host of Cybermen from the new series have been manufactured by Character with several Cyberleaders, Underhenge and Standard Cybermen shown below. Click the image for a full version.


Many other variations and novelties have been made. Shown below are the Character 12″ Cyberman and Controller, Bubble bath, room guard and voice changer helmet.


Scificollector produced a superb 5″ figure with stand which is shown below (centre) along with the Cards Inc bust, Corgi, Micro universe, Time squad, keyring and Money box versions.


The two that got away?
(three if you count the Cybershades). The Wheel in space and Cybercontroller from Attack of the Cybermen – will we see them one day? (in case you hadn’t realised the images below are a mock of existing figures and screenshots )


And finally – Still to come, the superb Titan Maxi Bust and Character Building figure – but we have a feeling it wont stop there…


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78 Responses to Special Feature – Cybermen Figures

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  1. Posted by: Dalek Database Reply

    August 3rd, 2014 - 11:52pm

    Does anyone know where I can find collect and build Cybermen for a decent price(NOT AMAZON!!!) Please leave a link to the site
    Thanks in advance
    Dalek Database

  2. Posted by: Anonymous Reply

    May 22nd, 2014 - 5:44pm

    will they make a figure of the wheel in space it is so cool

    • Posted by: Dalek Database

      August 3rd, 2014 - 11:54pm

      Hopefully.Do you know where I can find collect and build Cybermen for a decent price(NOT AMAZON!!!) Please leave a link to the site
      Thanks in advance
      Dalek Database

  3. Posted by: KEVIN BUNKER Reply

    February 11th, 2014 - 1:53am

    I keep hoping Character Options might release a Cyber Controller, that’s the only one on my want list now really.

  4. Posted by: TC200 Reply

    January 31st, 2014 - 5:18pm

    want the revenge statue

    • Posted by: TC200

      February 2nd, 2014 - 5:17pm

      maybe getting

  5. Posted by: Defender of Trenzalore Reply

    December 1st, 2013 - 1:55pm

    80’s Cybermen always been my fave! (Especially the Silver Nemesis variant)
    Hope to get the Silver Nemesis set for Xmas!

    • Posted by: bazkazwazdaz

      January 28th, 2014 - 3:57pm

      hoy hoy! great

  6. Posted by: hamish Reply

    November 30th, 2013 - 12:03am


  7. Posted by: bob Reply

    May 15th, 2013 - 5:56pm

    Why don’t people like the wheel in space cybermen? They are great apart from the dodgy voices

  8. Posted by: Whovian1 Reply

    December 24th, 2012 - 5:01pm

    Love the cybercontroller with the giant brain showing from Tomb of the Cybermen. Man, I remember loving watching that episode. One of my favs.

  9. Posted by: John Smith Reply

    September 15th, 2012 - 12:40pm

    I really hope that they release an Attack of the Cybermen version of the Cyber Controller although I hope they don’t make him look fat like the original Cyber Controller looked like in the broadcast. The Wheel in Space Cybermen would also be cool to see.

  10. Posted by: r1 Reply

    April 5th, 2012 - 9:51am

    j’aime les cybermen mais ils ne les font pas en france c’est dommage

  11. Posted by: CallumEales Reply

    March 26th, 2012 - 2:03pm

    is the wreaked cyberman from series 2 considered rare

    • Posted by: booboo

      March 26th, 2012 - 2:15pm

      not now, it was at one time but then B&M stores bought it out on mass

    • Posted by: CallumEales

      March 26th, 2012 - 2:40pm

      what about nethew

    • Posted by: booboo

      March 26th, 2012 - 2:40pm


  12. Posted by: Dalek Sec Reply

    March 5th, 2012 - 5:48am

    I quite liked the “The Five Doctors” Cybers. CO should make an adventure games Cyberman figure. Or at least a CB.

    • Posted by: Shihan

      March 12th, 2012 - 4:01am

      Poor CB Cyberman. It looks as if it’s about to be blown apart by the Maxi Bust Cyberman’s gun, which is pointing straight at him!

  13. Posted by: OverHereStranger Reply

    February 19th, 2012 - 4:42pm

    I have compared the “12” Cyber leader and Controller to the drones. The drones were known for having wacky eyes, yet Character appeared to have fixed the eyes problem with the Leader and Controller. Too bad they stopped the “12” figures line before they could get better with them.

    So if you want “12” Cybermen to add to your collection, be sure to get the Leader or Controller.

  14. Posted by: connor Reply

    January 29th, 2012 - 7:49pm

    is that attack of the cybermen cyber controller figure real? it looks it

    • Posted by: booboo

      January 29th, 2012 - 7:52pm

      no its a photoshop

  15. Posted by: doctor Reply

    December 30th, 2011 - 6:29pm

    i love the cybermen

    • Posted by: dalek fan

      May 20th, 2013 - 4:28pm

      so do i.but i love them 2nd best.my 1st-loved aliens are the daleks[’cause i,m dalek fan].

  16. Posted by: supreme dalek Reply

    December 11th, 2011 - 2:08pm

    all hale daleks and cybus cybermen because we rool

  17. Posted by: Liason Ice Reply

    September 4th, 2011 - 9:19am

    I have come to the conclusion that most modern doctor who guns are slightly modified NERF guns, River had a Nitefinder, the big black Cyber guns from Doomsday and the Pandorica Opens are Longshots.
    If I find anymore I will update this

  18. Posted by: william the Doctor Reply

    May 15th, 2011 - 10:51am

    i have not seen the blak cyberman

  19. Posted by: charlie bowden Reply

    May 2nd, 2011 - 2:18pm

    i LOVE cybermen

  20. Posted by: THE DOCTOR Reply

    April 14th, 2011 - 8:16pm

    love cybermen


  21. Posted by: Anonymous Reply

    April 10th, 2011 - 4:03pm



    • Posted by: bob

      November 12th, 2011 - 9:10pm


  22. Posted by: blobfish Reply

    March 20th, 2011 - 7:26am

    my fav has got to be the invasion -they look so cool!

    • Posted by: dalek fan

      December 1st, 2013 - 1:35pm

      well i think cybus
      cybermen + cybershades

  23. Posted by: Mumble5557 Reply

    February 27th, 2011 - 3:12pm

    Booboo I hope to see this because the Cyber Controler looks good but I wuuld have a regular Cyberman, a Cyberleader and a CyberControler. Who would rather see that? Anyone…?

    • Posted by: THE DOCTOR

      April 14th, 2011 - 8:16pm

      how do u get a pic like that on the coment

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