Here are the latest solicitation from DC Direct. These items should be in stores around June of 2008.
SHOWCASE PRESENTS SERIES 1 ACTION FIGURES
Based on the classic stories in the SHOWCASE PRESENTS Library!
Four DC characters are presented here as they were portrayed by some of their top artists! This inaugural series includes Superman by Curt Swan, Batgirl by Carmine Infantino, Hawkman by Joe Kubert, and Jonah Hex by Tony DeZuniga. Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a base.
Advance-solicited; On sale June 18, 2008
JONAH HEX 6.75”
SUPERMAN INCLUDES ALTERNATE RED KRYPTONITE HEADS
BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE COLLECTOR SET
Based on the art of Brian Bolland
New action figures inspired by the stunning story that redefined evil!
This collector set features newly sculpted versions of legendary foes Batman and The Joker as they appear in this classic story, as well as the 48-page Prestige Format Special, written by Alan Moore and illustrated by Brian Bolland! It’s everything Killing Joke fans could want!
Packaged in a 4-color window box.
Advance-solicited; On sale June 4, 2008 – Collector Set -$34.95
THE JOKER 6.75”
Includes 48-page prestige format comic book!
Hold your favorite DC characters in the palm of your hand! DC Direct and Art Asylum team up to give your favorite superheroes the MiniMates makeover! Each intricately painted and fully articulated, many of the figures come with appropriately sized, character-specific accessories. These figures range in size from 2 1/8” to 2 1/2” tall. Each 2-pack is blister-carded on a 4-color card.
IN STORES June 11, 2008
- GREEN LANTERN SALAAK & GREEN LANTERN SINESTR
- SUPERMAN (RED SON) & WONDER WOMAN (RED SON)
- BATWOMAN (MODERN) & THE QUESTION (MODERN
- CYBORG & RAVEN
WORLD OF WARCRAFT: SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURE ASSORTMENT
THE SECOND WAVE BEGINS!
America’s #1 selling PC game since 2004 continues its incredible showing in the collectible action figure arena with WORLD OF WARCRAFT Series 2 action figures AND the SECOND of the WORLD OF WARCRAFT DELUXE Collector action figures!!!
On sale June 25, 2008 Action Figures Resolicit
Human Warrior: Archilon Shadowheart 6.75” H
Troll Priest: Zabra Hexx 7.5” H
Gnome Warrior: Sprocket Gyrospring 10.25” L
Night Elf Druid: Broll Bearmantle 8.5” H
DRAENEI PALADIN: VINDICATOR MARAAD SERIES 2 DELUXE DELUXE COLLECTOR FIGURE
This figure is 9.5” tall — the total heigh of the figure with accessories is 11.5”!
On sale June 25, 2008
Deluxe Collector Figure Resolicit
BATMAN: BLACK & WHITE STATUE
BASED ON THE ART OF BOB KANE
SCULPTED BY JACK MATTHEWS
The popular BATMAN BLACK & WHITE line of artist-inspired statues continues! This original design, based on the art of Bob Kane, the creator of BATMAN, is certain to be another sought-after addition to DC Direct’s line of BATMAN BLACK & WHITE statues. Painted in monochromatic tones, this limited-edition statue reflects the style of Batman from his earliest appearances and the classic origin story from Detective Comics #33.
The statue measures approximately 8” tall x 5.25” wide x 5.25” deep. It features a logo-shaped base and is packaged in a black-and-white box.
Advance-solicite On sale June 4, 2008 Statue $69.99 US