DC Collectibles is adding a couple new faces to its Gotham City Garage statue line. Nerdist revealed today that Batgirl and Supergirl will be joining their fellow superheroines in the biker-inspired lineup. Check out the images below:
Gotham City Garage showcases the popular DC superheroines as if they were bikers. Jim Fletcher, executive creative director of DC Collectibles had the following to say about the newest figures in the collection:
“The idea behind Gotham City Garage is to explore the tough and gritty alter-egos of DC’s most iconic characters such as Wonder Woman and Catwoman, and now Batgirl and Supergirl.”
This statue series stands alongside pre-existing lineups of the superheroines as both World War II-era pin-ups and also high school girls. Speaking about the ongoing series’, Fletcher added:
“Just like with DC Bombshells, it’s exciting to see these character designs strike a chord with fans and transcend from statues into comic books and beyond, and we’re eager to find out just how far Gotham City Garage can ride.”
The Batgirl statue will retail for $350 and the Supergirl statue will sell for $125. As with the previous figures in the series, each will be in a 9 inch scale.
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