Spider-Man Swings Into Battle In SDCC Exclusive Animated Statue
Fans of the wall-crawler will be able to snag an exclusive statue from San Diego Comic-Con, but [...]
Fans of the wall-crawler will be able to snag an exclusive statue from San Diego Comic-Con, but there is one significant requirement before you can take it home.
The statue in question is Gentle Giant Ltd's latest addition to their Skottie Young animated statue line, your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man (via Toyark). The statue is based on his iconic comic book costume and features Spidey shooting a web as he leaps through the sky.
To get the 4.5-inch statue you'll need to be a member of Gentle Giant Ltd's Premiere Guild, which you can join for $50, $100, or $150. Each tier includes specific benefits and free gifts, but you're going to need be join one of them to grab Spidey.
Once you join you can pre-order the adorable little guy here, and more images of Spidey can be seen in the gallery. The official description is listed below.
Gentle Giant Ltd. celebrates Marvel's flagship character with the Spider-Man animated Statue. This convention exclusive statue shows everyone's favorite wall-crawler in the adorable animated style, in action, suspended over his base mid-swing, doing whatever a spider can! The Spider-Man 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.
Spidey will be hitting the big screen this weekend, and Spider-Man: Homecoming currently has a 4.12 out of 5 on ComicBook.com's anticipation rankings.
A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May (Marisa Tomei), under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.). Peter tries to fall back into his normal daily routine – distracted by thoughts of proving himself to be more than just your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man – but when the Vulture (Michael Keaton) emerges as a new villain, everything that Peter holds most important will be threatened.
The cast includes Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Zendaya, Donald Glover, JacobBatalon, Laura Harrier, Tony Revolori, Tyne Daly, Bokeem Woodbine, with Marisa Tomei, and Robert Downey Jr. It also includes Jon Favreau, Martin Starr, Kenneth Choi, Michael Mando, Selenis Leyva, Isabella Amara, Jorge Lendeborg, Jr., JJ Totah, and Hannibal Buress.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is in theaters now. Spider-Man: Homecominglands on July 7, 2017, followed by Thor: Ragnarok on November 3, 2017. After that Black Panther debuts on February 16, 2018, while Avengers: Infinity War hits theaters on May 4, 2018. Ant-Man and the Wasp is slated for July 6, 2018, followed by Captain Marvel on March 8, 2019.
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