Mattel has revealed three Barbie dolls styled after classic X-Men characters. In honor of Marvel Comics' 80th Anniversary, Mattel is producing dolls modeled after Mystique, Dark Phoenix, and Storm in their traditional Barbie format.
We have been meaning to get to these but Hasbro released some official images of their upcoming Marvel Legends Dark Phoenix and Cyclops 2-pack. From what we see, Hasbro is knocking this one out of the park and the fan base is already saying this is a proper Dark Phoenix.
Premium Format Dark Phoenix Sideshow has released details and images of their upcoming Premium Format Dark Phoenix figure. We first brought you this news right after Christmas. This piece will retail for $499.99 and will come up for order this coming Thursday! Also look for an exclusive swap out portrait of Jean Grey. Check out all the images and info below!
Over on our Facebook Page, We've been sharing the covers of the original What If? comic series, and among those was What If? #27, which is What If Phoenix had not died? within the comics, we get one story, but another unfolded in Phoenix: The Untold Story. The reason for the change is the role that Dark Phoenix played as a genocidal villain. In feeding her hunger, she consumed the star for the D'Bari causing it to go nova and destroy the planet. Marvel Editor-In-Chief Jim Shooter recounts that when he saw that scene he asked to see the ending and demanded that it change. Chris Claremont and John Byrne then changed the ending to the one that was published with Jean Grey committing suicide rather than kill billions again.
KittyHoney is down right awesome as Dark Phoenix and what a way to kick off Cosplay Sunday! I must admit this cosplayer is gorgeous and she pulls this off without a hitch. As always we take no credit for the photos but we do consider ourselves a bridge; bringing new fans to cosplayers and vise