Hot Toys announcement:
The Hot Toys DX Joker Collectible Figure has been very well-received since its launch in 2009. In view of fans’ expectation, Hot Toys is proud to present his advanced version – The DX Joker 2.0 Collectible Figure from The Dark Knight movie, specially crafted based on the image of Heath Ledger as The Joker in the movie, highlighting the highly detailed head sculpts crafted with the latest sculpting and painting technique by our chief Korean artists Yulli & JC. Hong and the costume customized by the extraordinaire 1/6th scale figure costume artist Kato, which best fits his advanced body. The Joker 2.0 is definitely a must-have for fans!
The DX Joker 2.0 Collectible Figure is truly movie-accurate, equipped with our patented Parallel Eyeball Rolling System (PERS), highly detailed accessories and weapons.
Please refer to the attached photos and spec below for your reference.
Hot Toys – DX11 - The Dark Knight: 1/6th scale The Joker 2.0 Collectible Figure Specification~ DX Series ~ specially features: Authentic and detailed fully realized likeness of Heath Ledger as The Joker in The Dark Knight (2008) movie, is approximately 31 cm tall, has Two (2) interchangeable head sculpts, including one (1) smiling face and one (1) non-smiling face, with non-smiling face with patented Parallel Eyeball Rolling System (PERS) + TrueType body with over 35 points of articulation and upper body with more closed to humans’ features with Detailed hair sculptures, Highly detailed make-up, gesture and wrinkles. Each piece of head sculpt is specially hand-painted. Also includes Eight (8) pieces of interchangeable gloved palms including: One (1) pair for holding gun, One (1) left palm for holding The Joker cards, One (1) right palm for holding knife, Two (2) right and one (1) left posing palms, One (1) left relaxed palm, Six (6) pieces of interchangeable gloved palms including: One (1) pair of relaxed palms, Two (2) right and one (1) left posing palms, One (1) left palm for holding The Joker cards
Specially Tailor-made Costume: One (1) purple overcoat, One (1) grey jacket, One (1) green vest, One (1) patterned shirt and tie, One (1) pair of dark blue pants with stripes, One (1) pair of checker socks, One (1) pair of brown shoes
Weapons: One (1) machine gun, One (1) shotgun, One (1) pistol, Three (3) knives, One (1) pair of handcuffs, One (1) pencil
Accessories: One (1) metal-like table with lamp and one (1) chair, The Joker cards, US money / cuurency, Deluxe light-up figure stand with copper-like feeling, with The Joker 2.0 nameplate, the movie logo and DX series title + Double-sided backdrop featuring the movie scenes
Special Edition – Bonus Accessories* (for selected markets only): One (1) Grumpy and one (1) initiator
Artists: Head Sculpted by YULLI, Head Painted by JC.HONG, Head Art Directed by JC.HONG, Costume Tailor-made by Kato
**Prototype shown, final product may be slightly different
**Battery not included for figure stand, 3A batteries (3 pieces) are required
Release date: Q4, 2012