Civil War Breaks Out at Your Local Comic Shop!
The #1 movie in the world is Captain America: Civil War, and the first assortment of Marvel Minimates based on the film is hitting comic shops and specialty stores this week! Marvel Minimates Series 66 is dedicated entirely to the latest Marvel Studios release, and features four different two-packs, showcasing both sides of the sprawling superhero conflict.
The available two-packs include Captain America with Winter Soldier, Iron Man with Black Panther, the comic shop-exclusive War Machine with a Raft Guard, and a rare, one-per-case variant two-pack with a Battle-Damaged War Machine and a Raft Guard. Each Minimates mini-figure stands 2″ tall with 14 points of articulation, and features fully interchangeable parts. The suggested retail price for a two-pack is $9.99, and your local retailer can order a case of 12 using item #JAN162251.
Look for more Civil War Minimates at your comic shop this summer, as part of Marvel Minimates Series 67! In this all-different assortment of two-packs, Battle-Damaged Captain America takes on Battle-Damaged Iron Man, Black Widow meets Crossbones, Agent 13 faces an evil Mercenary and a rare, one-per-case variant set pairs Secretary Ross with another Mercenary! Tell your retailer to pre-order a case using item #MAR162238.
Also in stores this week: the Batman: The Animated Series Batmobile Metal Bottle Opener! One of the most iconic redesigns to come out of the landmark animated series was Batman’s sleek, elongated Batmobile, and now you can hold it in the palm of your hand! This approximately 4″ long metal bottle opener has magnets in the tires to keep it on your refrigerator or Bat-armory when not in use. With a suggested retail rice of $18.00, this product uses item #JAN162243.
JAKKS PACIFIC RACES INTO RETAIL WITH ITS NEW
XPV® MARVEL AVENGERS RC ROLLOVER RUMBLER™ VEHICLE INSPIRED BY
MARVEL’S CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR™ FILM
Available Now at Retailers Nationwide
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – April 13, 2016 – One of the leading designers and
marketers of children’s toys and consumer products, JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ:
JAKK) is excited to launch its new XPV® Marvel Avengers RC Rollover Rumbler™
vehicle inspired by Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War™ film.
Kids can choose their favorite Super Hero and control this vehicle as either Captain
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superhero speed, kids and the kid at heart can do amazing flips and extreme 360
degree moves! The XPV® Marvel Avengers RC Rollover Rumbler™ vehicle retails
for $49.99 and is available now at all major retailers.
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racing this vehicle as their favorite Super Hero, Captain America or Iron Man.”
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variety of media over seventy-five years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in
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It’s hard to really see the costume but it does look like the Panther and can’t wait to see it in official images.
With next years highly anticipated film still being worked on,here is a huge spoiler for the film (if this is true of course)
Joining Captain America (Chris Evans)
on his crusade will be Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner),
Falcon (Anthony Mackie),
Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen),
Ant-Man (Paul Rudd)
and The Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan).
While Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.)
will oppose them with The Vision (Paul Bettany),
Spider-Man (Tom Holland),
Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson)
and War Machine (Don Cheadle).
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