The 10 best: Superhero Gifts

Get your hands on one of these super iPhone 4 cases
Get your hands on one of these super iPhone 4 cases
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Things to make life better and easier for you.

1 Superhero stand-in cardboard cut-out, £29.99, from

Lego Superheroes Iron Man

Lego Superheroes Iron Man

Fulfil your childhood dream of becoming a superhero with the installation of this life-size cut-out in your home. Now the tricky bit is to decide on your name.

2 Marvel collector’s edition iPhone 4 cases, £21.99, from

These super-tough cases are styled to commemorate the classic comics which first brought those favourite characters into our lives.

3 Lego Superheroes Iron Man, £10.95, from John Lewis.

Once you’ve put this impressive figure together, there is the Hulk and Captain America standing by.

4 Hulk Helicarrier Breakout, £49.99, from Toys R Us.

Unleash your inner child as you create a scene from the blockbuster film in brick form. This sizeable set includes Hulk, Thor, Loki and Hawkeye, and there are plenty of accessories, from a fine flying machine to action stations to bring the story to life.

5 Souper, £8.99, from

This is what any self-respecting superhero fan should use to eat their soup. What sets this spoon apart from the crowd is not just its crime-fighting outfit but the moveable arms with which to have some juvenile fun.

6 Personalised superhero, £79.99, from

Enjoy the power of 3D printing technology. All you need do is take two pictures of yourself: one from the front and one from the side. After a couple of weeks, your very own toy head will be delivered together with your favoured superhero – Wonder Woman, Superman, Joker, Batman or Batgirl. Just remove the original head and pop on your creation.

7 Transformers Dark Of The Moon Mechtech Leader Bumblebee, £34.99, from

You can convert this heavily-armed Bumblebee action figure from vehicle mode to battle-ready robot mode and back again. His light-up, pop-out weapons and blaster sounds are sure to scare off any opponents.

8 Captain America mask, £8.99, from Toys R Us.

Everyone needs a mask to be an action hero. Captain America is one of The Avengers, who are ready to do battle with the forces of evil in the Marvel Universe.

9 Spiderman Hero FX Glove, £12.99, from Toys R Us.

You can feel just like the amazing Spiderman when you wear this special effects glove. Move your hand and the motion sensors in the glove will give you the web-slinging battle sounds Spiderman is famous for.

10 Alien Creation Transporter, £17.99, from

You can place five different body parts inside the transporter and press the button to create new alien creations. It can also be used to carry around your favourite creations.