Sculpted by the Four Horsemen, Mattel's DC Universe Classics line is a favorite among 6" action figure fans for balancing detailed sculpts with hearty amounts of articulation and often spotlighting some of the DCU's more obscure heroes and villains. But there's an element of collectibility that goes beyond the line's basic figures and even limited edition variants. The most hardcore collectors seek prototypes. Now Mattel and Warner Bros. are teaming up to give fans a chance to win paint master prototypes of select characters at auction, with 100% of proceeds going to fund the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Sideshow Collectibles, maker of the eminently cool and painfully desirable statures, figures and other high quality merchandise based on comics, films and video game characters, is auctioning off select merchandise to raise money for the Make-a-Wish Foundation. The company, which made everybody in the universe