Up Close with the Kotobukiya Nightwing New 52 ARTFX+ StatueSeptember 8, 2014
When the highly anticipated Kotobukiya Nightwing New 52 ARTFX+ Statue released earlier in the year, it joined the companys already stellar line-up of figures inspired by the diverse and colorful universe of DC Comics characters.
Masterfully sculpted in tenth scale, the 7 Kotobukiya Nightwing New 52 ARTFX+ Statue depicts Dick Grayson in the familiar mask, and sleek red and black armored suit of his vengeful superhero alter ego. Typical of pieces in Kotobukiyas premium ARTFX+ line, the Nightwing statue boasts a sculpt that is both authentic and richly detailed, while sporting a finish that is as bold as it is lustrous.
Cast dynamically with his right arm drawn back and his body ready to strike, the Kotobukiya Nightwing New 52 ARTFX+ Statue can be displayed ready to deliver a blow from his clenched fist or from the roughly 2 Escrima stick that slides into the slot in his hand. As with other Kotobukiya ARTFX+ releases, the Nightwing figure features magnets in the feet that allow for simple and secure posing on the matte black (4 x 4) display base without the need for pegs or holes in the soles.
For devotees aiming to gather the entire BatFamily of figures, the Kotobukiya New 52 Nightwing ARTFX+ Statue is a welcome addition to an already expansive listing of superhero collectibles. With its remarkable craftsmanship, faithful comic book aesthetic and a retail price typically below $50 USD, this sleek import statue is one that DC fans shouldnt miss.