Ultimate Action Figure News and Reviews Source for DC Comics, GI Joe, Marvel, MOTU, Star Wars, Transformers and All Your Favorite Classic Toys Every Day

ALL SDCC 2014 DC Comics GI Joe Marvel MOTU Star Wars Transformers Customs Reviews Buy / Sell Forums
 
facebook twitter RSS
 
Godzilla 43” Figure to Headline JAKKS’ 2014 Big Figures Line
Jakks Pacific: Jay Cochran - 2014.02.04
With a nearly 60 year heritage, Godzilla and his trademark ‘roar’ are recognized throughout the world by fans of all ages. Leading U.S. toy and consumer products company JAKKS Pacific, Inc. announced its partnership, under a licensing agreement, with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to bring this iconic and legendary figure to life with a line of large-scale figures and other toy products inspired by Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ much-anticipated feature film Godzilla, scheduled to premiere on May 16, 2014.

The line of Godzilla products by JAKKS is expected to include an Ultimate Large Scale Godzilla Figure with 12 points of articulation and a length of over 43” – one of the largest toys in Godzilla history. JAKKS Pacific’s licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to manufacture, distribute and market Godzilla toys and products marks a decade long partnership, which also includes recent collaborations for Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ Man of Steel and The Dark Knight Trilogy, properties also brought to life in JAKKS’ Big Figures line.

"This new version of GODZILLA is an epic rebirth of the iconic Toho property that transcends the disaster movie genre. The monster himself is a symbol that has remained an indelible part of pop culture for the last 60 years," stated Emily Castel, Legendary's Chief Marketing Officer. "We can't wait for the fans to get their hands on the line of products that JAKKS and Warner Bros. have created that embody the experience of Godzilla, King of the Monsters."

“We are excited to partner with Warner Bros. Consumer Products once again to bring this world-renowned iconic figure to life in our Big Figures line. We have extensive experience in the creation and marketing of large scale figures based on powerhouse film franchises and we expect this new line of even bigger figures to make a true contribution to the Godzilla legacy,” said Jack McGrath, Chief Operating Officer, JAKKS Pacific, Inc.

“As we gear up for the highly anticipated release of the epic feature Godzilla, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures, WBCP is thrilled to partner with JAKKS Pacific on a larger than life figurine that will truly do justice to the ‘King of Monsters,’” said Karen McTier, Executive Vice President, Domestic Licensing and Worldwide Marketing, Warner Bros. Consumer Products.

The Godzilla product line from JAKKS Pacific is expected to be available at major retailers in time for the theatrical release in May 2014. Official images for this figure have yet to be released.


Find it @  Big Bad Toy Store - Ebay

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus




MORE Jakks Pacific NEWS & UPDATES

05:35 PM - 2014.11.21
11:49 AM - 2014.09.24
03:35 PM - 2014.09.20
10:04 AM - 2014.08.18
09:03 AM - 2014.08.12
12:06 PM - 2014.05.12
09:10 PM - 2014.03.17
09:29 PM - 2014.03.07
10:17 AM - 2014.02.04
06:08 PM - 2013.03.25






- ADVERTISE HERE -





ENI
About
Entertainment News International (ENI) is the popular culture network for fans all around the world. Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day!
Sites
Action Figures
Comics
Classifieds
Entertainment
Reset Nation
 
Marvel
Podcasts
Star Wars
Transformers
Links
Support
This site and content are copyright © 2014 Entertainment News International - All other rights revert to their lawful owners
This website is provided for the general public as an information and entertainment resource. If you feel this site has infringed on your legal rights, please contact us