|User(s)||Hero Factory Heroes|
|Functionality||Transport Heroes to Sites across the Galaxy|
Corroder later attacked a construction site for Penitentiary 1331 on Tantalus 5. Rookie Hero William Furno was deployed to the scene in a Hero Pod. He ejected prior to landing, crashing the pod into Corroder.
The packaging for each of the original six Hero Factory canister sets from 2010 were designed to resemble Hero Pods. One could put the completed Hero figure inside its canister, and utilize the Drop Ship's "transport" feature for added play value.
All subsequent canister sets are exact to the original Hero Pod design, with the exception of a single lid color pertaining to the series' theme and a code printed under the lid which could be entered at HeroFactory.com. The winter canisters bear bright orange lids, while the summer canisters have bright green lids.
- The Assembly Tower's apex hosts the Hero Pod-launching mechanism.