Hot Toys is going back to The Dark Knight Rises with new figures!
The Dark Knight trilogy ended with The Dark Knight Rises 8 years ago and Hot Toys was released plenty of figures for this movie. However, they’re revisiting the Nolan trilogy with a brand new Batman figure from TDKR and his Batpod! Pre-orders will soon begin at Sideshow Collectibles, the official Hot Toys distributor!
“A hero can be anyone.” – Batman After years of hiding, Bruce Wayne is forced out to overcome his disability when a ruthless mercenary takes control of the underworld and threatens the whole of Gotham city. With the help of the mysterious Catwoman and his butler Alfred, Bruce must don the cape and cowl again to protect the citizens of the beloved from their greatest enemy yet. Standing as a pop culture icon, Batman is always one of the most recognizable superheroes in the DC universe. Recreated in accurate proportions, Hot Toys is excited to present the true-to-movie creation from our proud DX Series, the 1/6th scale Batman collectible figure inspired by The Dark Knight Rises. Sophisticatedly crafted based on the appearance of Christian Bale as Batman/ Bruce Wayne in the film, the highly-detailed figure features two newly developed Batman helmeted head sculpts with interchangeable faces techniques design including one with LED light-up function and one with separate rolling eyeballs features; a newly developed head sculpt of Bruce Wayne displaying marvelous craftsmanship; a newly designed body with a wider range of articulation highlighting Batman’s strong and muscular form; finely tailored Batsuit completed with weave carbon fiber-like detailing; Batman’s fancy gadgets including EMP rifle with LED light-up function, sticky bomb gun, grapnel gun, batarangs, and mini mines; as well as a highly elaborated stone-like diorama figure base for display. Add the Caped Crusader figure to your Batcave collection today!
Bruce Wayne has decided to return as Batman once again to protect innocents from the biggest threats. Unfortunately, his sudden reappearance on the weaponized Bat-Pod sparked a negative effect as the city police were trying to pursue him in the epic chase through the streets of Gotham. Inspired by the finale of Christopher Nolan’s Batman Trilogy, Hot Toys is thrilled to present the 1/6th scale Bat-Pod collectible that allows greater mobility for the Caped Crusader and Catwoman in Gotham City! Skillfully crafted based on The Dark Knight Rises movie, the Bat-Pod collectible is recreated with extreme precision and outstanding painting applications, complemented with perfectly scaled aerodynamic design and mechanical details throughout its engine and body. Measuring at approximately 59cm in length, it features headlights with light-up function; rotatable rubber tires; and more exquisite mechanical features such as munitions clusters, operator controls, and guards, saddle, and footrest. Be sure to include the cool Bat-Pod collectible to your Dark Knight collection!
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Thomas Storai is the Collectables Editor for The Future of the Force. He is passionate about Star Wars, Marvel, DC, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and a wide variety of movies. Follow him on Twitter @ThomasStorai where he uses the force frequently!