When it comes to San Diego Comic-Con, every publisher approaches the show a little bit differently. Whether they house cosplay contests, interactive displays, photo ops with talent, creator signings and/or a whole lot of purchasable product, SDCC booths are an opportunity for the publishers that can attend to make a big impression on one of the most attended pop culture gatherings of the year. You can get a sampling of what publishers like Marvel, DC, Archie, Boom!, IDW, 2000 AD, Dark Horse, Image, Fantagraphics, Oni and others were up to on the show floor of this year's SDCC after the cut.
Making right on its annual Comic-Con tradition of gradually displaying more and more new toys, statues and other items at its booth, DC Collectibles previewed eight brand new Scribblenauts Unmasked 2.5" vinyl figures this past weekend. Joining the previously-revealed Batman, (camouflage) Aquaman, Deadman and Sinestro were Superman, Bizarro Superman, Bane, Nightmare Batman, classic Aquaman, a gold Superman and a mockup of Scribblenauts protagonist Maxwell in a Green Lantern uniform.
On top of selling its slate of San Diego Comic-Con exclusives at the Graphitti Designs booth #2315 during the convention, DC Collectibles will also be debuting more than a dozen brand new upcoming action figure, statues and miniatures at booth #1915. Among them? Arrow action figures, Greg Capullo style Batman toys, Suicide Squad figure, Scribblenauts Unmasked collectibles, a Bombshell Black Canary and a new Wonder Woman statue. You can check out all of the upcoming DC Collectibles offerings after the jump.
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In the era of 3D printing, sometimes its easy to take things like sculpting for granted. As a new timelapse video from DC Collectibles shows, however, despite the power of 3D modeling software, it ain't the Auto-Tune of sculpting.
If you were worried DC Collectibles had already shown its hand earlier this month with the reveal of its upcoming New 52 Swamp Thing and Supervillains series Deathstroke action figures, today's full September solicitations release ought to put the toy and statue segment of your mind at ease.
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Following a few relatively light months, this week's DC Collectibles solicitations promise a whopping 19 total items due out this September and October including the usual action figures and statues, plus props and even a board game. Many of the items were on display during Toy Fair 2013, but there's still a few surprises, including