To celebrate the 80th anniversary of Batman, a new figure is now available to pre-order from Soap Studio. They have announced their Batman 1/12 Scale Deluxe Edition Figure, based on his appearance in Christopher Nolan’s acclaimed 2008 film; The Dark Knight. The figure stands at 6.5″ tall, and includes swap out portraits, interchangeable expressions, multiple interchangeable hands, two capes, and an assortment of weapons and accessories.
The figure is priced at $780 Hong Kong Dollars (about $100 USD). It is set for release near the end of May 2020. You can see photos, full details, and the pre-order link after the jump.
To celebrate the 80th Anniversary of Batman as the World’s Greatest Detective, Soap Studio is lighting up the night skies by introducing Batman, our timeless hero to join the 1:12 Action Figure series
Over the past ten years, superheroes have gone from garnering a narrow audience to achieving worldwide acclaim with a level of popularity never seen before. The sought-after Dark Knight Trilogy is a set of three Batman movies directed by Christopher Nolan that are highly rated. While THE DARK KNIGHT in 2008 is even being considered as one of the best superhero movies of all time. It dominated the box office of Batman movies and has grossed over $1billion at the worldwide box office since its release. At the same time, it garnered 8 Oscar nominations and won 2.
This collectible figure stands approximately 16.5cm, designed after THE DARK KNIGHT (2008) characters on-screen appearance with 37 movable joint and highly detailed costumes and accessories. The Batsuit in trilogy is designed by Lindy Hemming, who is a famous UK costume designer and also Oscar winner. The Batsuit in TDK has been completely redesigned for better feeling of movement and lightness, all the bulk is gone. The Batsuit had cowl separated with the neck piece that inspired by the motorcycle helmet to increase the flexibility. To better reform Batman’s outfit inside movie series, the Batsuit is made of different materials which highlight Batman’s muscular body shape and allow our figure has greater mobility. The figure comes with changeable facial expression, glider pack, grappling gun, sticky bomb rifle, batarangs, miniature mines, Batman cowl, cape, fist hands, fighting hands, guns holding hands, weapon holding hands, batarang holding hands, relaxed hands and several head sculpts. This figure comes with a spanner for player changing Batman facial expression. To allow players flexibly build their own “movie stage” , a backdrop is also attached to the set. Facial sculpture with high simulation, meticulous painting and clothing made of real fabrics perfectly present the character played by Christian Bale!
To celebrate the Dark Knight’s amazing legacy, our 1:12 Batman is bundled with an 80th-anniversary golden pin!
1. Batman Head Sculpt x 1
2. Normal expression x 1
3. Fierce expression x 1
4. Batman Sonic Vision Head Sculpt x 1
5. Glider Pack x 1
6. Grappling Gun x 1
7. Sticky Bomb Rifle x 1
8. Batarangs x 3
9. Miniature Mines x 3
10. Batman Cowl x 1
11. Spanner (For changing facial expression) x 1
12. Cape x 1
13. Wired Cape x 1
14. Hand parts x 12 (Fist hand x 1 pair, Fighting hand x 1 pair, Guns holding hand x 1 pair, Weapon holding hand x 1 pair, Batarang holding hand x 1 pair, Relaxed Hand x 1 pair)
15. Backdrop x1
16. Stand x 1
17. 80th-anniversary golden pin x 1