Fans attending San Diego Comic-Con 2016 will get a firts opportunity to purchase this new Batman exclusive from Square Enix. They have announced their Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice – Play Arts Kai Black and White Batman as a San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Exclusive. Fans not attending the event an pre-order it now directly from Square Enix.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice depicts the clash of two iconic heroes in the DC Comics universe. The difference between Batman as opposed to Superman, who has been heralded as the hope for mankind, is rendered through the roughness of the Batsuit and cape. In addition to the flexible materials used in various parts, rolling joints have been implemented in the upper arms and thighs for a wider range of mobility, allowing for improved poseability.
From recreating the likeness of his face to the texture of his body and suit, there are fine details incorporated within the simplicity, and the paintwork makes the care that was put in to the sculpting shine. Of course, we can’t forget the various signature gadgets that Batman carries in his arsenal. This figure exudes the image of a dark hero that stands against the light.
This San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Exclusive is rendered in grayscale, a long-requested paint variant from fans of the Play Arts Kai line. The black and white coloring evokes Batman’s film noir roots, while highlighting the modernity of his dynamic design in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
If you want to secure one of these event exclusive figures, avoid long lines at the show, or simply can’t make it to San Diego Comic-Con… pre-order now! Only 1000 units have been produced, so get yours before it’s gone for good.
The figure also includes display stand and interchangeable hand parts. If you order it online, the figure will ship out on August 31st. The Black and White Batman is priced at $149.99.