God of War 3, Killzone 2, StarCraft 2, more...
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DC Unlimited has acquired the action figure license for several hot Sony video game titles including Mass Effect 2, Killzone 2, Starcraft 2 and God of War 3. The majority of the new toy lines were on display but no photography was allowed, Here are the details of what was on exhibit at the DC Unlimited booth.
The first wave of figures for this line was on display but photos were not permitted. The prototypes shown, included a Protoss, Space Marine and Terran Soldier (not heavily armored). The company has stated that these will be dynamically posed figures with very limited articulation like the World of Warcraft but the Space Marine on display seemed articulated and was not in a dynamic pose. DC stated that the articulation will very from one figure to another but had no specific details to share regarding which figures will be more articulated than others.
There was only concept art shown for 2 soldier figures from the game but no photography was allowed. No additional information was revealed regarding this toy line.
Although no images or prototypes were shown, DC Unlimited announced that the second series of Mass Effect will be released in December and will include Miranda, Legion, Mordin and Garrus.
World of Warcraft
The 7th series of figures (available October 2010) was on display at DC's booth and included Worgen Spy Garm Whitefang, Orc Rogue Garona, and Human Palladin Judge Malthred. Series 3 of Prenium Figures (available October 2010) was also on display and consisted of Troll Hunter Taz' Dingo and Orc Warrior Garrosh Hellscream. There was also a prototype of the Deluxe Collector figure Arthis Menethil which will be released in November.
Ratchet and Clank
Series 2 of rathet and Clank figure will include Ratchet in Holo Armor, Azimuth, Rusty Pete and The Smuggler (available November 2010)
God of War 3
Only weeks away from this highly anticipated release of the game, DC Direct has announced that they will be producing God of War 3 figures. Prototypes of Kratos and Zeus were on display but no photography was allowed. The figures were dynamically posed but with extremely limited articulation. The first series of figures will be available in November and will consist of Kratos, Hades, Zeus and a fourth character which cannot be revealed yet. Additionally, Sony has released a new God of War 3 trailer titled Vengeance. Click HERE to check it out.
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