NECA has phoned home, the rest is up to you now.  E.T. The Extra Terrestrial is the newest addition to the Ultimate line just in time to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the cinematic debut.  If that sentence makes you feel old, you are not alone.  Anyhow, NECA has announced five different releases so far and as usual we’re here to sort it all out!  All are expected to ship in October 2022 to celebrate the anniversary.

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Ultimate

The Ultimate E.T. action figure is 4.5″ tall (in scale with other 7″ action figures) and includes a candy bag, blanket, Speak & Spell toy, and potted plant.  E.T. is posable and comes with interchangeable necks and hands for even more display options.  Like all NECA Ultimates he will be released in a collector friendly box with opening front flap and window showcasing the 40th anniversary.

Dress-Up E.T. Ultimate

This version is based on E.T.’s playtime with Gertie, Elliot’s little sister (played by Drew Barrymore) and comes wearing the dress from this memorable scene.  E.T. is 4.5″ tall (in scale with other 7″ action figures) and includes a purse, potted plant, interchangeable necks, hands, and heads (one with wig / one without wig).  E.T. is posable and comes with interchangeable necks and hands for even more display options.  Like all NECA Ultimates he will be released in a collector friendly box with opening front flap and window showcasing the 40th anniversary.

Telepathic E.T. Ultimate

The Ultimate Telepathic E.T. action figure is 4.5″ tall (in scale with other 7″ action figures) and includes a robe, speak and spell toy, phoned remote.  E.T. is posable and comes with 2 pairs of alternate hands for even more display options.  Like all NECA Ultimates he will be released in a collector friendly box with opening front flap and window showcasing the 40th anniversary.

Elliot & E.T. on Bicycle Ultimate

This version is based on the iconic movie scene where Elliot soars through the sky on his bike with E.T. riding in the milk crate attached to the front.  This set. is 5″ long  (in scale with other 7″ action figures) and includes the bicycle (featuring pull back and go action) and a movie backdrop to recreate this movie moment.  Like all NECA Ultimates he will be released in a collector friendly box with opening front flap and window showcasing the 40th anniversary.

Ultimate E.T. Deluxe Set

The Ultimate E.T. Deluxe set includes a light-up LED chest feature recreating the Extra Terrestrial’s power in the film (button cell batteries are included in set). This E.T. action figure is 4.5″ tall (in scale with other 7″ action figures) and includes a large communicator device to help E.T. “Phone Home” and a potted plant.  E.T. is posable and comes with three pairs of alternate hands for even more display options.  Like all NECA Ultimates he will be released in a collector friendly box with opening front flap and window showcasing the 40th anniversary.

By Travis