Gentle Giant has opened up pre-orders for two upcoming Marvel Comics collectibles. Storm joins the Marvel Animated Statue line up. She stands 5.75″ tall, floating atop the statue base. They also have a Cable 1/6 Scale Mini Bust. This mini bust is over 9″ tall. Both items are due for release in the second quarter of 2019. For photos, details and pre-order links, click the headline of the story.
Storm Animated Statue – $64.99
Ororo Munroe, aka Storm, is one of the most powerful mutants in history. She is a trusted and wise team-member of the X-Men, with the mutant ability to control weather patterns. Storm was raised as an orphan on the streets of Cairo where she learned survival skills as well as becoming a master thief. Storm had a long road from orphaned childhood pick-pocket to X-Man to eventually marring T’Challa and becoming the Queen of Wakanda! Storm is a natural born leader and in addition to being a Queen has also found herself the leader of The New Mutants, The Morlocks and the X-Men.
Storm is the 20th release in our popular line of Marvel animated statues and this piece is based on the variant comic book cover art for STORM #1 by fan-favorite artist Skottie Young. The regal Storm is depicted using her powers to hover over her base with her signature white Mohawk and cape blowing in the breeze. Build up your expanding animated X-Men team by picking up this iconic Marvel character. The Storm Animated Statue was digitally sculpted and carefully printed on state of the art 3D Systems 3D printers. The high-resolution prints were then used in the creation of prototypes needed to produce this animated collectible. Each animated statue is hand-cast, hand-painted, and hand-numbered with a limited edition Certificate of Authenticity.
Cable Mini Bust – $129.99
Cable aka Nathan Summers, the son of Cyclops and a clone of Jean Grey was sent to the future in a bid to save his life when a techno-organic virus infected him. His origin remained a mystery for many years, primarily known as a time-traveling soldier with a mysterious past, Cable served as the original leader of the mutant commando team X-Force! Cable uses his formidable telekinetic abilities and cybernetic enhancements to battle Super Villain foes in his quest for peace.
Gentle Giant Ltd.’s new Cable Mini Bust is a BIG bust with BIG guns and BIG pouches! The Cable Mini Bust is loaded with 360 degrees of character detail. This one-man arsenal is gritting his teeth, is locked and loaded and ready to do some damage! Digitally sculpted by the master artisans at Gentle Giant Ltd., Cable mini bust features a variety of painting techniques to highlight every surface both organic and techno-organic. Crafted using only the highest quality polystone, each limited-edition hand-painted mini bust comes individually numbered and is packed with a matching Certificate of Authenticity.