FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
HIGHLANDER TRADING CARDS DUE IN FEBRUARY
Series Celebrates film’s 20th Anniversary
December 5, 2005, Runnemede, NJ – Dynamic Forces announced today an all-star line-up of artists and creators providing signatures and sketches for the upcoming Highlander: The Movie 20th Anniversary Trading Cards series.
The cards, scheduled for release in February through comic shops, card shops and other specialty retailers across the country, serve as a prelude to big things coming for Highlander in 2006.
“2006 is THE year for the Clan MacLeod!” exclaimed DF President Nick Barrucci, “And DF’s trading cards are kicking things off with more news to come! With the 20th Anniversary celebration starting next year, DF is going to place in twice as many chase cards per box as normal! Regular boxes will have 10 randomly inserted chase cards, and if that weren’t enough, to keep the 20th Anniversary theme going, there are going to be 20 randomly inserted chase cards available in 2 “Hot Boxes!” per case! ”
The cards are available by the Box (DEC052978) (or cases for fans who like receiving the case incentives) through your local specialty retailer as well as a special binder (DEC052981) for storing your set
Look for Signature Cards from: Clancy “The Kurgan” Brown, James “Angus MacLeod” Cosmo, Jon “Detective Walter Bedsoe” Polito, Producer Peter S. Davis, and just added – original movie writer - Writer Gregory Widen!
Look for Special Sketch Cards – featuring a piece of original art on each and every Sketch Card with at least 2 randomly inserted sketch cards in every box -- one of Conner MacLeod and one of The Kurgan!
The Highlander Trading Cards will be strictly limited to 400 cases! Retailers are encouraged to order through Diamond Comic Distributors or Inkworks Trading Cards.
HIGHLANDER: THE MOVIE 20TH ANNIVERSARY TRADING CARDS
MSRP: $2.49 PER PACK!
MSRP: $89.64 PER BOX
MSRP: $896.40 PER CASE
For the first time ever! 20 years in the making! The Premiere HIGHLANDER (THE ORIGINAL MOVIE) Trading Card Series has arrived and this 72-card base set features Conner MacLeod – of the clan MacLeod - the immortal Highlander through the ages! And since this is the 20th Anniversary series, DF is adding in twice as many randomly inserted chase cards as usual and has upgraded the card stock to a 14 point stock!
Chase cards include 6 Acetate and 6 Glow-in-the-Dark chase cards (2 of each randomly inserted in every box); 10 signed and sketched cards in the series with up till 4 randomly inserted signed cards (mixing Actor and comic artist signed cards) and at least 2 randomly inserted sketch cards in every box! Special 9 card sub-set featuring art images and wait till who some of the art cards are by! Oh, they will be “dynamic”!)!
Limited to initial orders! No More than 400 cases will be made!
ALSO AVAILABLE: COLLECTOR ALBUM Binder
RETAILERS AND FANS TAKE NOTE:
- For every 3 boxes of the DF Highlander Movie Trading Cards ordered, retailers will receive a 6 card Sketch Card Set for free.
- For every 5 boxes of the DF Highlander Trading Cards ordered, retailers will receive a 6 Sketch Set with a Signed Card for free.
- Every full case guaranteed to have 2 Hot Boxes with a minimum of 20 Chase Cards each for the 20th Anniversary!
For more information on Dynamic Forces specialty merchandise, product art, exclusive creator interviews and upcoming releases, please visit the Dynamic Forces website at www.dynamicforces.com.