Unlike the first wave of the DC Artist Alley line which had the “cute and creepy” styling of artist Chris Uminga, the newest one has instilled Nooligan’s signature look, which takes heavily from cartoons, movies, golden age comics, and classic newspaper strips. The final product not only does justice to the iconic characters of Batman, The Joker, and Harley Quinn, but also showcases Nooligan’s unique interpretation.
Based on the current Rebirth designs of Jason Fabok and sculpted by Paul Harding, all four of these DC Essentials figures come highly detailed and with 21-points of articulation. As the DC website states, “DC Essentials is a line of 6.75 inch action figures based on DC characters with universal appeal, accessible to both long-time collectors and those just starting out.” For this month, DC Collectibles have given us Superman, Aquaman, Brainiac, and Black Manta.
UPDATE: The images have been removed at the request of Warner Bros. The images were leaked early on the DC Collectibles YouTube page. With SDCC right around the corner, expect the Aquaman film to have a major presence at the convention with the bevy of Aquaman related Exclusives. Last month, Entertainment Weekly unveiled some set […]
The line-up of figures includes the full original team plus Aquaman.
Holy Collectible Variants, Batman!
Toy Fair is tomorrow and already the toy news is under way. Just ahead of the show, DC Collectibles has unveiled some of the products to look forward to later in the year. A Joker statue from Academy Award winning and legendary makeup artist Rick Baker and some of the new characters that debuted in […]
Since DC launched their line of female statuettes in 2013, the line has found great popularity among consumers. Inspired initially by artist Ant Lucia’s take on the ladies of DC as 1940’s pinups, the DC Bombshells line now boasts more than twenty female heroines and villainesses. They have even found their way into a couple […]
If Injustice: Gods Among Us was Mortal Kombat co-creator and DC superfan Ed Boon smashing his toys together as a child, then Injustice 2 is the teenage comic fan painting and posing all the figures on a glass shelf in his parent’s basement. A game so polished in mechanics and aesthetic it feels like a […]
DC Collectibles recently had a fantastic showing at Toy Fair in New York. That doesn’t mean they were out of announcements for attendees of WonderCon. On Friday afternoon, Jim Fletcher and a group of Collectibles creators and fans had good news for anyone who sells display shelves. The dais consisted of DC Collectibles creative director […]
By Nick Eskey “Lego” is the toy that let’s allows kids and adult to build from premade manuals, or to create out of their imaginations. Complete miniature sized cities, even worlds, can be made. But what about a something larger than life? Nathan Sawaya is the artist behind the nationwide touring exhibit “The Art […]