Monday, October 02, 2017

'Jean Grey' Is "Dark Phoenix"

From Sideshow Collectibles, take a close look @ the new "X-Men", "Dark Phoenix Premium Format Figure" statue, adapting Marvel Comics' the "Dark Phoenix Saga", soon to become a major motion picture: 

" one can control the power of the 'Phoenix'! Overcome by her own vast potential and corrupted beyond recognition, 'Jean Grey' transforms into one of the all-time most powerful threats – the 'Dark Phoenix'! 

"Elevated to a near godlike status, the beautiful mutant hovers deftly over a blazing manifestation of the birdlike entity that has possessed her.

"Clad in her new magnificent red and gold costume and charged by pure cosmic energy, her hair floats gracefully upward to frame her face in a moment of both calm and fury. Consumed by a cataclysmic appetite for destruction, the Dark Phoenix sets her sights on a new galaxy to devour..."

Statue design artists include Ian MacDonald, Kris Anka, Keith Kopinski and Jean-Paul Mavinga, with sculpting by Joe Jung and Will Harbottle, hand-painted by Kat Sapene.

" "X-Men: Dark Phoenix", returning from a mission in space, 'Jean Grey' is exposed to the deadly radiation of a solar flare and briefly attains her 'ultimate potential' as a telepath and telekinetic.

"Jean becomes a being of pure thought, and then reforms herself upon return to Earth with the new costume, identity and power of 'Phoenix'..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek 'Dark Phoenix'...