McFarlane Reveals New 'The Walking Dead' Comic Statue...Preorder 2/11
Each Signed By Creator Robert Kirkman…COA By Todd McFarlane
Friday, February 01, 2013
A woman transformed by pain and loss is thrust into the role of a badass zombie warrior, as she battles endless hordes of flesh-eaters in an unforgiving post-apocalyptic world. Michonne from The Walking Dead’s comic book is the next to join McFarlane Toys’ line of limited-edition resin statues.
The limited-edition statue retails at $295 with FREE Shipping (Only available in US and Canada). Preordering begins at Noon (Eastern Standard Time) on Monday, February 11th.
United States and Canada residents can preorder their statues exclusively on the McFARLANE TOYS ONLINE STORE. This statue will also be available internationally (See details below).
The Walking Dead has expanded from an independent comic book into a global Eisner Award-winning multimedia groundbreaking franchise. The Walking Dead, from creator/writer Robert Kirkman, continues to garner critical acclaim, harboring fans as rabid as the zombies that inhabit this fictional juggernaut. McFarlane Toys is proud to join forces with Skybound Entertainment, Kirkman's imprint at Image Comics, to bring you this limited-edition, highly-detailed, hand crafted resin statue based on one of the most popular characters from the comic series.
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Standing over 14-inches tall with base; this limited-edition statue captures, in amazing detail, the embodiment of Michonne’s character -- with the fearlessness and lethality that has made her a fan favorite in The Walking Dead universe. This statue also includes a detailed rotating display base, so you can view the gruesome action at every angle!
With acute attention to every decaying detail the Michonne statue was created, developed and designed by Todd McFarlane and his award-winning McFarlane Toys design group, in conjunction with Robert Kirkman and Skybound Entertainment.
This statue is limited to no more than 1500 pieces, with each sequentially numbered piece being hand-signed by The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman. As an added bonus, each box will include a Certificate of Authenticity signed by Todd McFarlane.
This resin statue is planned to ship 3rd Quarter 2013. Customers will not be charged until the order is shipped.
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Check out exclusive images of this statue, along with an interview with The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman’s on MTV Geek HERE!
NOW AVAILABLE INTERNATIONALLY:
Starting with The Walking Dead Michonne resin statue will also be available in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. Contact your nearest distributors listed below for information on how to order your statue! (NOTE: International pricing and availability will vary)
IKON Collectables & Pop Cultcha - Australia and New Zealand
Star Images - United Kingdom
PBM Express - Europe (Customers email firstname.lastname@example.org)
Cosmic Group S.R.L. - Europe
Toys online store and Collectors Club program
McFarlane Toys online store and Collectors Club program will bring fans arguably some of McFarlane’s coolest figures and resin statues ever! Our resin and 6-inch figure program will feature franchise properties with worldwide name recognition including Spawn, Haunt and The Walking Dead Comics, along with star players from the NFL, MLB, NHL and NBA.
About Robert Kirkman
Robert Kirkman's success and passionate advocacy for creator-owned comics led him to become the first person invited to become a partner at Image Comics since the company's inception twenty years ago. Kirkman is the creator/writer of the Eisner Award-winning The Walking Dead, long-running Invincible, all-ages Super Dinosaur, The Astounding Wolf-Man and Thief of Thieves. In 2010, Kirkman formed his own Image imprint, Skybound, which publishes his own work and Witch Doctor, Guarding the Globe and Clone. Kirkman has earned the respect of the comic, writing and television communities and topped the New York Times bestseller list for graphic novels in 2011 and 2012. In April 2012, he took the top five spots on both the hardcover and paperback lists. He's the creator/executive producer and writer of the hit Emmy®-winning television show, AMC's The Walking Dead, the highest-rated basic cable drama of all time in the U.S, also an international success in 122 countries and 37 languages. AMC is developing Thief of Thieves as a potential series with Kirkman serving as creator/executive producer and writer. Your destination for all news and merchandise from Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead and all Skybound Entertainment titles is www.Skybound.com.
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