Hasbro officially announces the Black Series
Yesterday as most of us know usatoday.com ran the story of Hasbro's new "Black Series" 6" figure line, well today Hasbro via it 'sPR group Hunter PR have officially announced the line. The Black Series will consist of basic 3.75" and 6" figures for the price point of $19.99 for the new 6" line and be available in the Fall of 2013.
The first four figures in the series will be Luke, Darth Maul, R2-D2, and a Sandtrooper which should be available in August. More information on these should be available during the Fan Media day next weekend. Below is the official announcement and photos.
(Approximate retail price: $19.99; Ages: 4 & up; Available: Fall 2013)
In 2013, Hasbro takes collectible STAR WARS action figures to the next level with the introduction of the BLACK SERIES action figure line! For the first time ever, Hasbro is introducing a 6-inch scale of the greatest characters from the STAR WARS universe. This exceptional collection of figures features incredibly accurate design and a high level of articulation. Each sold separately.