Chronicle Collectibles will be opening up pre-orders for their Starship Trooper Tanker Bug 20th Anniversary Statue this week. They have posted up photos and details for the upcoming statue. If you order directly from Chronicle Collectibles, you also get a miniature scaled Johnny Ricco to display with the Tanker Bug. More from Chronicle:
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Tanker Bugs are the size of a house and spew napalm from their heads. Johnny Rico saved the day and blew up a Tanker Bug on on a mission making him one tough Roughneck.
Chronicle Collectibles and Tippett Studios bring you this maquette casting of a Tanker Bug used in the production of Starship Troopers.
Molds and Castings: Tippett Studio
Paint & Base sculpt: Paul Francis
Johnny Rico: Dean Tolliver
Rico Paint: Alex Alva
Dimensions of Tanker Bug: 25″ x 20″ x 10″
Estimated shipping Dimensions: 33″ x 26″ x 14″, 26 lbs
Starting Friday, November 4th at 12:00 Pacific Time, fans will be able to place their orders for the statue. There will be a sale price of $350 for the first 30 days. After that, it goes up to the regular price of $400. We will update this story with pre-order links this Friday. You can see the photos after the jump.