Saturday, June 4, 2011

Hot Toys Spider-Man 3: New Goblin Collectible Figure PREVIEW

From the Green Beret (see previous post) to the Green Goblin, lots of green in the previews this week... actually, this is the New Goblin from "Spider-Man 3", played by James Franco in the movie. James Franco was most recently seen in "127 hours", a 2010 biographical adventure film co-written, produced and directed by Danny Boyle. The film stars James Franco as mountain climber Aron Ralston, who became trapped by a boulder in Robbers Roost, Utah in April 2003.

The son of Norman Osborn and Peter Parker's best friend, Harry Osborn believes Spider-Man murdered his father. After learning Peter is Spider-Man and that Norman was the Green Goblin, Harry becomes the New Goblin to battle his former friend directly.

Hot Toys is proud to present their MMS151 (Movie Masterpiece Series) 1/6th scale New Goblin Limited Edition Collectible Figurine from the "Spider-Man 3" movie. The movie-accurate New Goblin collectible is specially crafted based on the image of James Franco in the movie, highlighting the authentic head sculpt, highly detailed costume, weapons and accessories.

The Hot Toys Spider-Man 3: 1/6th scale New Goblin Limited Edition Collectible Figurine specially features: Authentic and detailed fully realized likeness of James Franco as New Goblin in the Spider-Man 3 movie, Real-like facial expression with details wrinkles and gesture, Alternate head with green mask and protective eye glasses. The 1/6 scale action figure stands approximately 30 cm tall with TrueType body that has over 30 points of articulation plus Two (2) pairs of interchangeable gloved palms including: One (1) pair of relaxed palms with right palm for holding sword and left palm for holding pumpkin bomb, and One (1) pair of fists. Each piece of head sculpt is specially hand-painted.

Costume: One (1) black- and green-colored jacket with elbow pads, belt and sword sheath on the back, One (1) pair of black pants, One (1) pair of black snowboots

Accessories: One (1) sword pocket with straps, One (1) sword sheath, One (1) sky stick with light-up function and transparent stand, Figurine stand with New Goblin nameplate and the movie logo

Weapons: Three (3) swords with different lengths, One (1) set of pumpkin bomb, One (1) pair of forearm armor weapon (right side can be interchanged to fighting mode)

Click on this picture to get a bigger and better view :)

Artists: Head Sculpted by Noh Sung Woon, Head Painted by JC.HONG, Head Art Directed by Yulli
Release date: Q3, 2011
**Prototype shown, final product may be slightly different


RIP666 said...

what a crazy sculpt in his face,, almost perfect for me,, love this green goblin very much

D7ana said...

Sigh. Gorgeous, just gorgeous.

Oh, Hot Toys, bane of my wallet.

Matthew said...

it's an awesome 1/6, but i dont think it will sell well.

Melissa said...

Love this figure. Wish they had offered as much with the Spiderman release.