NECA has released the official photos and info for their upcoming Kenner Themed Aliens Lieutenant Ellen Ripley 7″ Scale Figure. Based on the classic Kenner 1990’s Lieutenant Ripley 5″ Figure. Ripley comes with a smartgun, a bandolier and a reprint of a classic Dark Horse Comic. The figure will be available to purchase on Alien Day, April 26th at both Toys “R” US and Hastings online and a few retail locations. Here’s the info from NECA:
To mark the out-of-this-world global celebration of the ALIEN franchise, be sure to pick up our 7” Alien Day Exclusive Kenner Tribute Ripley Action Figure with Mini-Comic! We’ve got all the details you’ll need below (as well as a sweet photo gallery).
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IN STORE: Available only in Toys R Us and Hastings stores the week of 4/26.
ONLINE: A super limited number will be available on the Toys R Us website beginning 4/26 – use necaonline.com/AlienDayRipley to take you there. While quantities last.
Celebrate Alien Day 2016 with a special edition tribute to the classic Kenner Ripley figure from the early ’90s! Lt. Ellen Ripley comes with bandolier and smartgun accessories, plus a commemorative reprint of the Dark Horse mini-comic that was included with the original release in 1993. The 7-inch scale figure features the likeness of Sigourney Weaver, and has over 25 points of articulation. The blister card packaging is an homage to the classic as well, and features a collectible file card with bio.
This isn’t the only NECA item for Alien Day. They are contributing an exclusive to the Aliens 30th Anniversary Lootcrate as well. You can see all of the Ripley photos by reading on.