DC Comics Superman™: The Legend Trading Cards
Collection Features Superman and His Greatest Allies and Enemies
Coming in Spring 2013
Cryptozoic Entertainment™, the premier developer of original and licensed games and trading cards, including DC Comics Batman™: The Legend Trading Cards and The Walking Dead Season 1 Trading Cards, and Warner Bros. Consumer Products in partnership with DC Entertainment today announced the release of DC Comics Superman™: The Legend Trading Cards. Launching in spring of 2013, this trading card collection will offer fans the chance to collect their favorite moments and memories featuring the world’s #1 Super Hero.
"As the most iconic Super Hero and a powerful influence on pop culture, we are very excited to contribute to all the buzz around Superman with the release of the DC Comics Superman™: The Legend Trading Cards," said Cryptozoic brand manager Miranda Charsky. "Featuring all-new original art, the base set really dives into the Superman universe of characters, providing a lot of information on the characters from an insider's perspective with character information written by comic staple Adam Beechen. The hand-drawn sketches for this set look beautiful, and this is truly a product comic fans and trading card collectors alike are going to love."
Fans of Superman will be able to collect cards from a 63-card base set and four different chase sets, including a 9-card alternate reality set, a 6-card Secret Origins puzzle set, a 9-card Women of the Superman Universe set, and a 9-card X-Ray Vision set made with thermochromic ink. Parallel foil cards and sketch cards featuring original artwork from over 80 contributing sketch artists will also be randomly inserted into packs. In addition, lucky fans have the chance to open ultra-rare printing plate cards.
DC Comics Superman™: The Legend Trading Cards will be available for $3.50 per pack, or 24-pack displays for $84 per display. Fans will be able to find these trading cards in hobby stores or they can be ordered online at Cryptozoic Entertainment’s e-store.
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About Cryptozoic Entertainment
Founded in 2010, Cryptozoic Entertainment, Inc. is a premier developer and publisher of original and licensed board games, card games, comics and trading cards, including the World of Warcraft® Trading Card Game, The Lookouts comic book, The Big Bang Theory Party Game and The Walking Dead™ Board Game. Following a philosophy and core principle of "Fans First," the dedicated gamers and fans of the Cryptozoic Entertainment team are focused on producing fun and amazing products along with epic events that bring all gaming fans together as part of the Cryptozoic community. Visit www.cryptozoic.com for additional product and event information.
About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.
About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world. In January 2012, DC Entertainment, in collaboration with Warner Bros. and Time Warner divisions, launched We Can Be Heroes—a giving campaign featuring the iconic Justice League super heroes—to raise awareness and funds to fight the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.
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