Hot Toys announcement:
Further to our well-received 1/6th scale Batman Collectible Figure from The Dark Knight Rises movie, Hot Toys is again proud to present the Batman collectible from this movie, this time from our highlighted 1/4th scale series!
This first-of-its-kind and highly detailed 1/4th scale Batman collectible will be firstly unveiled at the Ani-Com Hong Kong!
It's ON! Hot Toys is also going into the 1/4th scale market (after EnterBay) with their other money generating franchise, The Dark Knight! All I can say is, I'm glad I'm sticking to 1/6th scale ;p Quarter scale is a whole new market altogether and things can only get bigger from here on.
The 1/4th scale Batman Collectible Figure specially features: Authentic and detailed fully realized likeness of Batman in The Dark Knight Rises movie. Stands approximately 18.5 inches / 47 cm tall with Three (3) interchangeable heads including: One (1) Batman head with patented Parallel Eyeball Rolling System (PERS), One (1) alternate Batman head featuring the sonar vision device with light-up eyes (button cells operated), Three (3) interchangeable lower part of faces capturing his classic facial expressions, which fit for both functional heads mentioned above AND One (1) newly developed head sculpt of Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne in the movie with accurate facial expression, detailed wrinkles and skin texture.
Batman body with over 32 points of articulation + Three (3) pairs of interchangeable gloved palms including: One (1) pair of fists, One (1) right relaxed palm, One (1) left open palm, One (1) right palm for holding grapnel gun, One(1) left half open palm
Costume: One (1) newly developed complex Batsuit featuring fabric costume covered with armor, One (1) cape, One (1) utility belt with buckle with partial die cast feature and accessories, One (1) pair of forearm gauntlets, One (1) pair of black boots
Weapons: One (1) grapnel gun, One (1) transformable sticky bomb gun with partial die cast feature, One (1) functional ultrasonic cutter, One (1) functional radiation detector, One (1) light-up EMP gun (button cells operated), Three (3) batarangs with partial die cast feature, One (1) miniature mine
Accessories: One (1) flight pack, One (1) figure stand imitating the movie scene with the masks of Bane, Joker and Scarecrow, as well as the movie logo
Exclusive Bonus Accessory for Special Edition: One (1) 1/4th scale Batman mask (This special edition is for selected markets only.)
Artists: Head Sculpted by Kojun & Kim Yong Kyum, Head Painted by JC.HONG, Head Art Directed by Kojun
Release date: Q1, 2013
**Prototype shown, final product may be slightly different
**Battery included for collectible, button cells are required