Danai Gurira makes her debut as Michonne on the "Walking Dead" season three premiere this coming Sunday (October 14), but before that, you can get your hands on the sword-wielding zombie-killer in action figure form at New York Comic Con.
Skybound Entertainment will have limited edition PVC action figures of Michonne and her chained-up zombie companions for sale at NYCC this week, as well as some spoiler-filled limited edition T-shirts that you won't want to look at until you've read "Walking Dead" #100. Details on both items in the press release below.
SKYBOUND ANNOUNCES FINAL NYCC EXCLUSIVES
Michonne and Pets PVC Figure Set and The Remains t-shirt
Robert Kirkman, creator and writer of The Walking Dead and Executive Producer/Writer of the hit AMC TV show based upon his bestselling comic book series and graphic novels, saved the best New York Comic-Con Exclusive Merchandise for last. Kirkman and Skybound, his imprint at Image Comics, bring you a limited edition PVC figure of The Walking Dead fan favorite badass, Michonne. That's right, everyone's favorite katana-wielding survivor and her "pets" are immortalized as limited edition PVC figures to be devoured by the hordes at New York Comic-Con. Also, a limited-edition black 100% cotton t-shirt, The Walking Dead The Remains shirt, pays homage to the last of the original survivors.
The Walking Dead Michonne and Pets PVC Figure Set is a limited edition set available in three colors:
» Grey, like the post-apocalyptic world the survivors are living in, is limited to 1000 sets, $15 each
» Purple, like the stylish and unique Michonne herself, is limited to 250 sets, $20 each
» Glow in the Dark, well, that's just cool, is limited to 250 sets, $20 each
The Walking Dead “The Remains” t-shirt is limited to 250 shirts for $20 and if you've read the record-breaking 100th issue of The Walking Dead [Spoiler Alert], you know that means Rick and Carl, Michonne and Andrea. Show off your insider cred by sporting this tee and impress all the other aficionados of The Walking Dead comics and graphic novels.
About Robert Kirkman
Robert Kirkman's success and passionate advocacy for creator-owned comics led him to become the first person invited to become a partner at Image Comics since the company's inception twenty years ago and he formed his own imprint there, Skybound, in 2010. Kirkman is the creator/writer of the Eisner Award-winning The Walking Dead, long-running Invincible, all-ages Super Dinosaur, The Astounding Wolf-Man, and new title Thief of Thieves, among many others. Kirkman has earned the respect of the comic, writing and television communities and topped the New York Times bestseller list for graphic novels in 2011 and in April 2012, he took the top five spots on both the hardcover and paperback lists. He's the creator/executive producer and writer of the hit television show, AMC's The Walking Dead, the highest-rated basic cable drama of all time in the U.S, also an international success in 122 countries and 37 languages. AMC is developing Thief of Thieves as a potential series with Kirkman serving as creator/executive producer and writer. www.Skybound.com is your destination for all news and merchandise for Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead and all Skybound titles.
About Image Comics
Image Comics is a comic book and graphic novel publisher founded in 1992 by a collective of best-selling artists. Image has since gone on to become one of the largest comics publishers in the United States. Image currently has five partners: Robert Kirkman, Erik Larsen, Todd McFarlane, Marc Silvestri and Jim Valentino. It consists of five major houses: Todd McFarlane Productions, Top Cow Productions, Shadowline, Skybound and Image Central. Image publishes comics and graphic novels in nearly every genre, sub-genre, and style imaginable. It offers science fiction, romance, horror, crime fiction, historical fiction, humor and more by the finest artists and writers working in the medium today. For more information, visit www.imagecomics.com