“It’s the most wonderful time of the year,” as the holiday song says! And what better way to celebrate that Dark Knight or Clown Prince fan in your life than with a gift from this year’s DC Holiday Gift Guide? Our writers have picked some of their favorites. and hopefully they will be your favorites too.
Art of DC Comics Bombshells Reviewed by Kevin Gunn
Iconic DC Comics characters Wonder Woman, Harley Quinn, Catwoman and others channel their inner Betty Page in this 200 page book. The “Bombshells” line has a world-renowned following since the debut of the statues in 2011. Artist Ant Lucia vividly depicts these characters with a retro-1940s flair. Now you can bring the Art of DC Comics Bombshells to your lair, “puddin’!”
Batgirl of Burnside Deluxe Action Figure Reviewed by Logan Cooley
The DC Icons line introduces the Batgirl of Burnside deluxe action figure. At 5.75″ she has over 2 dozen points of articulation, with interchangeable hands, head, and cape. The figure also comes with a grapple gun, and includes a motorbike that doubles as a stand. A solid choice for fans Batgirl, or anyone looking to add to their collection.
Batman Arkham Knight Batgirl & Oracle 2-Pack Reviewed by Tyler Harris
Can’t get enough of the Batman: Arkham video games? Can’t get enough of DC’s beautifully crafted figurines? Then this is the gift for you! Straight from the final installment of the hugely successful game series, this two-pack of figurines showcases Barbara Gordon as both Batgirl and Oracle based on her designs from Batman: Arkham Knight. For fans of the series, or even just fans of Barbara herself, this is a must have item, and it will make a fine addition to any collection!
Batman Arkham VR for PlayStation Reviewed by Eric Lee
Playstation has given Bat-fans the opportunity to experience being Batman in this virtual reality game. Once you dawn the Playstation VR headset and hold onto the move controllers, you can suit up, check the Batcave computers, solve crimes, or throw a Batarang around. This is the closest we will get to becoming Batman without dressing up in a rubber mask and cape, while leaping off of rooftops.
Batman Noir: The Killing Joke Reviewed by Eric Lee
Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 1 Reviewed by Tyler Harris
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Action Figures Reviewed by Kevin Gunn
Relive your favorite moments from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice with these beautifully crafted action figures. These figures stands 6.88″ (Superman) and 7.13″ tall (Armored Batman) with 36 points of articulation and accessories. Armored Batman has interchangeable hands, grenade launcher/grenade, grapple gun and articulated base. Superman’s accessories include an interchangeable head, interchangeable hands and articulated base. Armored Batman and Superman are available at the DC Entertainment Shop.
Batman: Dark Knight Returns Last Crusade Reviewed by Eric Lee
Batman: The Animated Series Figures and Vehicles Reviewed by Kevin Gunn
Batman: The Animated Series still leaves an indelible mark on fans even today. Show your enduring love for this series with action figures and vehicles. The deluxe Batmobile’s features include light-up headlights, brakes and engine; it also includes Batman and Robin action figures with cloth capes. The Batwing swopes in at an impressive 37″ long, and also includes battery-powered interior lights/light up exhaust and a slide-open cockpit canopy which can hold two 6″ action figures. And since it is the holiday season, what BTAS collection would be complete without a “Christmas With The Joker” Joker action figure? Get your Batman: The Animated Series figures and vehicles at Amazon and the DC Entertainment Shop.
Batman: The Killing Joke Deluxe Edition Reviewed by Tyler Harris
Brass Batman Statue Reviewed by Tyler Harris
DC Comics Designer Series Action Figures by Darwyn Cooke Reviewed by Eric Lee
The late, great Darwyn Cooke has created amazing art over his storied career with his cartoony and lush style. Even as he has past on, DC still celebrates his art with their DC Designers Series featuring stylized collectible action figure renditions of your favorite DC characters. Wave 2 contains Flash, John Stewart Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, and Catwoman. The figures are approximately 6.75″ tall, and available at Amazon and the Big Bad Toy Store.
DC Comics Coloring Books for Adults Reviewed by Kevin Gunn
DC Comics characters, artistic black and white graphics on premium paper, what’s not to love about these DC Comics Coloring Books for adults? Choose from Mad Love featuring Harley Quinn, Green Arrow, Wonder Woman and others. You choose the character, and you choose the medium. Color with crayons, or color with markers. Be about order (like a super hero) and stay in the lines, or get a little messy (like a super villain) and color outside of the lines. Don’t worry, we won’t judge! Pick yours up at Amazon.
DC Plush Pets Reviewed by Logan Cooley
DC Pets Plushies are here, and they are adorable! Cuddle up with Ace the bat hound, the joyful Joker-fish, and Osito Bane’s child hood teddy bear. Each plush is about 9″ tall, and are ideal for the little ones. I know one little bat-fan that’s already excited about these cuties. You can find these cuties at Amazon, Big Bad Toy Store and DC Entertainment Shop.
DC Rebirth Omnibus Reviewed by Eric Lee
DC Super Hero Girls Reviewed by Tyler Harris
For all of you younger DC fans out there wondering what comic book goodies you can get your hands on this Christmas, worry not! DC Entertainment have released two original graphic novels based on the critically acclaimed “DC Super Hero Girls” web series featuring all of your favorite female heroes, including Wonder Woman, Supergirl and Batgirl with a third planned for early 2017. So what better time to get on board than now? Also inlcuded is the original animated movie titled “Hero of the Year” based on the series. This DVD will make a perfect stocking stuffer this holiday season. Get yours at Amazon, DC Entertainment Shop and Target.
Harley Quinn Statues Reviewed by Logan Cooley
Harley Quinn has been an iconic face from her introduction, and these 7″ statues are no exception. The black, red, and white holiday statue comes decorated with gift wrapped hammer, and bomb. Designed by Amanda Conner, and sculpted by Paul Harding. The Arkham Asylum statue recreates her goth/nurse look from the legendary video game. Sculptor by Jack Mathews’ portrayal of Harley carrying out Joker’s devious plot is an excellent idea for gamers and collectors. Available now at Amazon, Big Bad Toy Store and DC Entertainment Shop.
Suicide Squad Statues Reviewed by Logan Cooley
The Suicide Squad statues are coming just in time for the holiday season, and will make a great gift for avid collectors, as well as fans of the series. Each figure stands 12″ tall, and have impeccable attention to detail. From subtle veins, and textured materials to the spot on facial expressions. It’s easy to see the amount of effort put into each one. The set includes the Joker, Harley Quinn, Deadshot, Katana, Killer Croc, and Boomerang. Order your own Task Force X at Amazon, Big Bad Toy Store and DC Entertainment Shop.
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