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MONDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2008

DC DIRECT

COVER GIRLS OF THE DC UNIVERSE: WONDER WOMAN STATUE

Sculpted by Jack Mathews, based on the art of Adam Hughes.

This limited-edition, hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain statue is based on the stylish cover of Wonder Woman #150 by artist Adam Hughes! Packaged in a 4-color box, this statue also includes a 4-color Certificate of Authenticity.

$99.99, in stores on June 10.

BATMAN COSBABY MINI-FIGURES

By Hot Toys.

Under special arrangement with Hong Kong toymaker Hot Toys, DC Direct offers the Batman line of CosBaby mini figures! Inspired by CosPlay (from the contraction of words "costume play") -- a type of performance art and role play in which the cosplayers meticulously outfit themselves in character costumes from sources such as manga, anime, comics, movies and video games to become the characters they emulate, reenacting scenes from the original sources -- these Batman CosBaby mini-figures are the cutest little tykes around!

Featuring eight Batman CosBaby designs: Batman Modern (Black Costume), Batman Classic (Blue Costume), The Joker, Robin, Batgirl, Catwoman, Two-Face and a special Mystery Figure, these mini-figures are the perfect size to collect and display! Packaged on a 4-color blister card, each fully assembled CosBaby stands approximately 3² tall.

Price TBA, in stores on June 24.

THE DARK KNIGHT: 1:6 SCALE TWO-FACE/HARVEY DENT

By Hot Toys.

Under special arrangement with Hong Kong toymaker Hot Toys, DC Direct offers this 1:6 scale figure of Two-Face, just as he appears in the smash hit The Dark Knight! The Two-Face/Harvey Dent figure stands approximately 12 inches tall and features more than 32 points of articulation. Dressed in the movie-accurate costume of suit, shirt, tie, pants and shoes, the figure also features an alternate head with Aaron Eckhart as Two-Face/Harvey Dent, an interchangeable suit jacket, one set of interchangeable hands, a pistol and a display stand with a nameplate. Packaged in a 4-color box.

$175, in stores on June 17.

THE DARK KNIGHT: THE JOKER VINYL STATUE

By Kotobukiya.

Under special arrangement with Japanese manufacturer Kotobukiya, DC Direct brings this vinyl statue of The Joker standing amid a blazing fire. The statue comes with an additional head and other accessories. The Dark Knight: The Joker Vinyl Statue is approximately 12² tall and is packaged in a 4-color window box.

$126, in stores on June 10.

V FOR VENDETTA (MOVIE) 1:6 SCALE DELUXE COLLECTOR FIGURE

Victim and villain, V voices the frustration and innate power of the people, the true values held precious by the masses. A provocative and disturbing modern classic, V for Vendetta is the visually powerful story of a dystopian not-too-distant future. Dressed in the intricate and authentically detailed costume from the film adaptation of the classic comic, V displays his signature black cloak, as well as a removable hat, a non-removable mask, interchangeable hands and several character-specific accessories. The figure comes with a display base and is packaged in a deluxe 4-color window box with a fifth panel.

$125, in stores on June 24.

HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE SERIES 1 ACTION FIGURES

Based on the art of George Perez.

The first in an ongoing line of action figures that spans the broad history of the DC Universe, as presented by artist George Pérez in the classic book History of the DC Universe!Planned to include more characters than any DC Direct line ever, this series will feature characters from a variety of teams and eras, as well as some renegade solo characters. The History of the DC Universe will undoubtedly increase the breadth of DC characters available as action figures, while satisfying many oft-requested fan favorite characters. Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a base. 4-color clamshell blister card packaging.

Price TBA, in stores on June 10.

JLA TROPHY ROOM: BAT-CUFFS PROP REPLICA

One of Batmanıs most famous crime-fighting gadgets is the latest addition to the JLA Trophy Room: life-sized Bat-Cuffs that fold down to fit into Batmanıs utility belt! Reproduced for the first time ever as a high-quality prop replica, these metal Bat-Cuffs come with a special bat-shaped key. They fold in half for easy transport, or can be displayed on the included stand. Packaged in a 4-color box, the Bat-Cuffs also come with a 4-color Certificate of Authenticity. The Bat-Cuffs are for display only and are not designed to be used.

$125, in stores on June 17.

WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE: PHANTOM LADY BUST

Designed by Terry Dodson, sculpted by Karen Palinko.

The Women of the DC Universe line of cold-cast porcelain busts continues with Phantom Lady! Freedom Fighter member Sandra Knight strikes a pose in the classic pinup style of the 1940s as she sits atop a World War II-inspired base. This Phantom Lady Bust measures approximately 6² high x 3.75² wide x 3² deep and is packaged in a 4-color box.

$55, in stores on June 3.

LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT BOX SET

From Gotham City's rooftops to its dark alleyways, Batman's war on crime has become the stuff of legend. Commemorating these adventures of the Dark Knight, DC Direct unveils a new box set featuring one of Batman's closest allies ­ and some of his most nightmarish adversaries! This box set includes four action figures, all featuring brand new deco paints, as well as Legends of the Dark Knight Special, a unique 64-page collection of stories featuring each characterıs secret origin and other tales.

Price TBA, in stores on June 17.

THE FLASH MINI NEON SIGN

A neon sign featuring The Flashıs classic lightning strike logo! The adjustable base unit can sit on a tabletop or be mounted to a wall. Powered by a plug-in, UL-adapter, the sign itself measures approximately 8" wide x 9" high and has a base measuring approximately 5.5² in diameter. Packaged in a 4-color box.

$89.99, in stores on June 24.

UNI-FORMZ: BATMAN

Designed and sculpted by Monster 5.

Batman is the first in a new line of stylized vinyl Uni-Formz, inspired by the red-hot designer toy phenomenon! DC Direct has joined forces with toy designer Monster 5 to create this unique version of Batman. This bold new take on the Caped Crusader is a must-have for collectors of contemporary toy design, as well as traditional fans of Batman!

Debuting this month are three styles of Batman: the ³modern² Batman in his black costume, a variant version in the ³classic² blue and gray costume, and an ultra-stylized variant ³armored² version!

This limited-edition vinyl Uni-Formz Batman figure features 12 points of articulation, stands approximately 8² tall and is packaged in a deluxe 4-color window box.

Price TBA, in stores on June 3.




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