âAs fans of pop culture ourselves, we are delighted to expand our global licenses to bring our fans the world’s best collectible luxury art based on iconic intellectual properties,â said Ben Ang, CEO of XM Studios. Movie buffs and Godzilla fans alike will instantly be drawn to the craftsmanship, authenticity and visual storytelling of these statues. Each piece will catapult them into the scenarios conceptualized and performed by XM Studios, in collaboration with an illustrator and renowned sculptor. Tanaka Kenichi, who is the 2D and 3D artist of this first XM release, âadded Ang.
Each XM Studios premium collectible is conceptualized and produced in-house from high-quality cold-cast porcelain and individually hand-painted to expand the creative storytelling of well-known characters from popular comic book and superhero universes. . The company has been recognized by various international industry bodies as one of the best collectibles design houses in pop culture, having won numerous awards over the years. Fans looking to get a glimpse of new Godzilla pieces, or some of the company’s currently available premium collectibles, can visit Booth # 1337 during New York Comic Con. October 7-10.
While many industries have experienced a downturn during the pandemic, the collectibles market continues to see its popularity increase. Ang notes from XM Studios: âWe have seen an increase in our business over the past 2 years as more and more collectors are confined to their homes, with disposable money, and consider purchasing our coins. luxury as a great investment that brings them joy and positive memories. “
In anticipation of an increase in the number of collectors turning to online shopping, XM Studios has also stepped up its digital marketing efforts to help raise awareness of the brand and its products. The company has seen its turnover increase by more than 100% in the last calendar year.
The Godzilla Statue collectibles at New York Comic Con include:
- Godzilla vs Space Godzilla 60cm statues (sold singly or bought in pairs) – from the movie Godzilla vs Space Godzilla 1994
- Godzilla 2001 Bust 60cm – of Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack
- Shin Godzilla bust 60cm – from the movie Shin Godzilla 2016
Other XM pieces on display at New York Comic Con:
Batman Shugo 1: 4
The Joker Orochi 1: 4
The Daimyo Penguin 1: 4
Scarecrow – Samurai Series 1: 4
Wonder Woman Courage 1: 6
Superman Recovery Suit – Rebirth 1: 6
Catwoman – Rebirth 1: 6
Reverse Flash – Renaissance 1: 6
Lex Luthor – Renaissance 1: 6
Green Arrow – Rebirth 1: 6
Super Son – Rebirth 1: 6
Bizarro – Renaissance 1: 6
Hawkman – Renaissance 1: 6
Queen of the Jungle 1: 4
XM Studios will be taking pre-orders during New York Comic Con for Godzilla collectibles and other popular statues collectibles. In addition to Godzilla, XM Studios’ current intellectual property licenses include Disney (Marvel, Star Wars, Alien / Predator, Mickey & Friends), Warner Bros. Consumer Products (DC Comics: Batman, DC Comics: Justice League, Looney Tunes, Harry potter, Tom and Jerry, Scooby-Doo, The Great Gatsby), Hasbro (G1 Transformers, Magic: The Gathering, Dungeons & Dragons), Godzilla, Ultraman, Sanrio and more. Please note that in some cases territorial restrictions may apply.
About XM Studios
Founded in 2012, XM Studios is a SingaporeGlobal design studio based on the creation of luxury handcrafted collectibles. XM Studios is recognized annually by various international industry bodies as one of the best pop culture collectibles design houses, having won numerous awards at community events such as the Statue Forum Awards. XM Studios was the winner of that of Singapore Emerging Enterprise Award in 2018, and has already received Disney’s prestigious “Mickey” award for product of the year. Current intellectual property licenses include Disney (Marvel, Star Wars, Alien / Predator, Mickey & Friends), Warner Bros. Consumer Products (DC Comics: Batman, DC Comics: Justice League, Looney Tunes, Harry potter, Tom and Jerry, Scooby-Doo, The Great Gatsby), Hasbro (G1 Transformers, Magic: The Gathering, Dungeons & Dragons), Godzilla, Ultraman, Sanrio and more. For more information, please visit www.xm-studios.com.
SOURCE XM Studios