Wednesday, November 22, 2017

One:12 Collective The Joker: Deluxe Edition

The One:12 Collective MDX Joker: Deluxe Edition

Since his appearance in Batman #1, the Clown Prince Of Crime has been considered not only Batman’s most lethal foe, but one of the greatest villain archetypes of all time.

The MDX Joker Figure features five uniquely expressive head portraits, including one with a sculpted hat. He is regally decked out in a newly tailored thee-piece pinstripe with a removable trench coat. The figure also comes equipped with a full complement of weapons including a classic dynamite with timer style bomb, sub-machine gun, 45 caliber gun, a knife, a folding straight razor, a crowbar, and a set of “chattering” teeth. He also includes a display base with logo and adjustable display post.

The One:12 Collective Exclusive Deluxe The Joker figure features:
  • A One:12 Collective body accurately depicting the character’s slender physical build.
  • Five (5) head portraits.
  • Over 30 points of articulation
  • Hand painted authentic detailing
  • Over 17cm tall
  • Seven (7) interchangeable hands including
    • One (1) crowbar/knife holding hand (R)
    • One (1) switchblade holding hand (L)
    • One (1) card holding hand (R)
    • One (1) posing hand (L)
    • One (1) gun holding hand (R)
    • One (1) pair of fists (L & R)
Costume:
  • Sculpted hat (affixed to head portrait)
  • Removable cloth trench coat
  • Cloth formal pinstripe suit
  • Sculpted gloves
  • Sculpted bat-symbol socks
  • Sculpted shoes
Accessories:
· One (1) crowbar
· One (1) folding straight-razor
· One (1) classic dynamite with timer style bomb
· One (1) sub-machine gun with two (2) removable magazines
· One (1) .45 caliber gun with two (2) removable magazines
· One (1) knife
· One (1) set of “chattering” teeth
· One (1) One:12 Collective display base with logo
  • One (1) One:12 Collective adjustable display post
Each One:12 Collective MDX Deluxe Edition Joker Figure is packaged in a collector friendly box, designed with collectors in mind there are no twist ties for easy in and out of package display.

This One:12 Collective MDX Deluxe Edition Joker Figure is exclusively available for pre-order through the Mezco Toyz website https://www.mezcotoyz.com/one-12-collective-the-joker-deluxe-edition

Expected to ship: MAR - MAY 2018
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Paramount Launches its First AR Experience Feat. Content from Transformers: The Last Knight

Paramount Launches its First Augmented Reality Experience 
Featuring Content from Transformers: The Last Knight

 

In Conjunction with the Release ofTransformers: The Last Knight on 4K Ultra HD, 
Free Mobile App Lets Users Play as Popular BUMBLEBEE Character

 

App Created by Viacom NEXT using Apple® ARKit Technology

 

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (November 21, 2017) — Paramount Home Media Distribution today unveiled a free augmented reality experience for iOS app users, coinciding with the release ofTransformers: The Last Knight on 4K Ultra HD.  Created by Viacom’s VR team Viacom NEXT using Apple ARKit technology, the app incorporates content from the latest film in the blockbuster series, Transformers: The Last Knight.

 

The app overlays 3D graphics onto a user’s surrounding physical space, designed as the virtual junkyard of protagonist Cade Yeager as seen in Transformers: The Last Knight. Players control the actions of BUMBLEBEE, directing his movement while hitting, blowing up and interacting with various objects, which can be added to expand the interactive environment.

 

“This augmented reality experience gives fans the chance to interact with theTransformers universe in a new and exciting way,” said Howard Hsieh, Vice President, Worldwide Digital Business Development, Paramount Home Media Distribution.  “TheTransformers films appeal to a vast and diverse audience and we’re excited to give fans the opportunity to get in the driver’s seat and take BUMBLEBEE for a ride.”

 

“With ARKit, we can seamlessly bridge virtual and physical worlds to create immersive experiences that bring storytelling to life,” said Chaki Ng, Senior Vice President of Viacom NEXT.  “We’re thrilled to help break this new ground at Paramount.” 

The experience is free to download from the App Store until February 20, 2018. Users can also order Transformers: The Last Knight on 4K HDR through the app. The Transformers 5-movie Collection will also be available on 4K HDR for purchase exclusively on iTunes beginning November 21, 2017.

 

Trailers (in both iPhone and iPad versions)-

                http://paramnt.us/TF.ARAppTrailer.iPad

http://paramnt.us/TF.ARAppTrailer.iPhone

 

The app is available here-

                http://paramnt.us/BumblebeeAR 

Monday, November 20, 2017

Oscar-winning VFX Artists, studioADI's Alec Gillis & Tom Woodruff, Jr. announce new ART Collection based on Alien 3 and Alien: Resurrection!

OSCAR-WINNING VFX ARTISTS
TOM WOODRUFF, JR. & ALEC GILLIS OF studioADI
TO LAUNCH 
THE studioADI COLLECTION
WITH 20TH CENTURY FOX CONSUMER PRODUCTS
 
THE HIGH-QUALITY FINE ART PIECES
WILL INCLUDE ALIEN³ AND ALIEN: RESURRECTION
HAND-CRAFTED WORKS OF ART
CREATED BY THE SAME ARTISTS AT THE SAME STUDIO WHO MADE THE CREATURES FOR THE FILMS 
 
The studioADI Collection Will Initially Consist of Seven Unique Pieces Including: The Queen Alien Embryo from Alien³,  
The 1/3 Scale Queen Alien Head and
The Newborn Alien Full Body Design Maquette from Alien: Resurrection
 
Los Angeles, CA (November 20, 2017) For 30 years, Los Angeles based Amalgamated Dynamics, Inc. (studioADI) has been the premier Creature Effects studio in the motion picture business. studioADI was co-founded by the Academy Award winning duo of Alec Gillis and Tom Woodruff, Jr. in 1988. The team has been responsible for 3 decades of iconic Creature Characters from the Alien and Predator franchises to the recent smash hit horror film IT. Today Woodruff and Gillis announced The studioADI Collection, art inspired by their iconic creations from Alien³ and Alien: Resurrection.
The studioADI Collection consists of high quality fine art pieces which are not mere collectibles replicated by factory workers. These are hand-crafted works of art created by the same studio and artists who originally created them for the films, from the actual molds used in the production of the history-making films Alien³and Alien: Resurrection
 
"This is the collection designed for fans of these entries into the Alien franchise as well as aficionados of the art of creatures and monsters of iconic pedigree," said Woodruff
 
The studioADI Collection will launch on December 1, 2017 and the art pieces will initially be available exclusively at: http://studioadi.bigcartel.com/category/art 
 
"The studioADI collection is our tribute to the films that have been an important part of our legacy as artists. Each piece of art reflects the same detail and passion we poured into the characters when we created the original Alienfilms," said Gillis.
 
Full descriptions and dimensions of all the art will be available December 1.Some pieces will be available as exclusive limited editions. The pieces will be priced from $250.00 - $4,000.00. 

The Newborn" from Alien: Resurrection was the terrifying mix of human and Alien DNA gone wrong. This Full-Scale Bust is cast from hand-laid translucent polyester resin from ADI's original production molds and is painted to the same exacting specifications by ADI's painter who painted the character for the original film. The piece measures 30"x20"x40"
 
"The Queen Alien Embryo" was seen in David Fincher's Alien³ was nestled next to the beating heart of Ripley, played by Sigourney Weaver. Cast in translucent urethane and hand painted by the same ADI artists who created the piece for the film in 1991. At 7" x 9" this piece of art is perfect for desktop display.
 
The studioADI Collection launch on December 1, 2017 will include the following art pieces, which are all hand-crafted and individually made to order:
 
Queen Alien Embryo from Alien³
Newborn Alien Design Maquette Bust from Alien: Resurrection
Newborn Alien Full Body Design Maquette from Alien: Resurrection
Swimming Alien Study Model from Alien: Resurrection
1:1 Alien Warrior Half Head from Alien: Resurrection
1:1 Newborn Alien Head from Alien: Resurrection
1:3 Scale Queen Alien Head from Alien: Resurrection
 
studioADI will celebrate their 30th Anniversary in 2018, and the launch of The studioADI Collection is the first of many exciting announcements Gillis and Woodruff have planned in conjunction with this historic milestone! Always in-demand, they move into their 30th year riding high on the huge success of ITand their creature makeup creation for Pennywise, an instant iconic Movie Monster. Upcoming projects include Bright, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, The Predator, and Godzilla: King of Monsters.
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One:12 Collective Ragnarok Hulk Has Arrived

The One:12 Collective Ragnarok Hulk Figure

In Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok, Hulk finds himself stranded on the planet Sakaar. Celebrated as an undefeated hero in their Coliseum, he spends two years without changing back into Dr. Banner. Now he must survive a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against his former ally and fellow Avenger – the mighty Thor!
 
 
The One:12 Collective Ragnarok Hulk figure captures both the character’s uniquely massive physique and his richly detailed costume. Because of Hulk’s larger than life presence he is made with a newly created One:12 Collective body. In addition to spiked battle axe and war maul, he features a crested helmet permanently affixed to his 2nd head portrait.
 
 
The One:12 Collective Ragnarok Hulk Figure figure features:
  • An all new One:12 Collective body accurately depicting the character’s massive physical build.
  • Two (2) head portraits. 
  • Over 28 points of articulation
  • Hand painted authentic detailing
  • Over 20cm tall
  • Six (6) interchangeable hands including 
    • One (1) pair of fists (L&R)
    • One (1) pair of posing hands style #1  (L&R)
    • One (1) pair of holding hands  (L&R)
Costume:
  • Film-accurate costume
  • Crested helmet as seen in Ragnarok (permanently affixed to 2nd head portrait)
  • Sculpted body armor
  • Sculpted cross-body belt
  • Sculpted shoulder guard
  • Sculpted wrist guard
  • Sculpted wrist armor 
  • Sculpted shin armor
  • Sculpted sandals
  • Fabric armband
  • Fabric tunica with screened detailing
  • Fabric tasset with screened detailing
  • Fabric shorts with screened detailing
 
Accessories:
  •  One (1) spiked battle axe
  •  One (1) war maul
  •  One (1) One:12 Collective display base with logo
  •  One (1) One:12 Collective adjustable display post
 
Each One:12 Collective Ragnarok Hulk figure is packaged in a collector friendly box, designed with collectors in mind there are no twist ties for easy in and out of package display.



This One:12 Collective Ragnarok Hulk figure is available for pre-order through the Mezco Toyz website. 

https://www.mezcotoyz.com/one-12-collective-ragnarok-hulk

Expected to ship: May-July 2018
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