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Jakks Pacific named toy partner for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products will see Jakks launch large-scale action figures and vehicles, accessories, games, wagons and more.
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Jakks Pacific has partnered with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to deliver a range of toys based on the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

The film is scheduled to hit theatres on March 25th, 2016 and will see Ben Affleck don the bat suit to take on Henry Cavill’s Superman.

In its new partnership with Warner, Jakks Pacific will deliver a range of large-scale action figures and vehicles, accessories, games, wagons and more, scheduled to hit shelves in spring 2016.

“We could not be more excited to be part of the eagerly awaited Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice franchise and welcome the opportunity to bring to life two of the most epic Super Heroes of all time,” said John Blaney, executive vice president of marketing at Jakks Pacific.

“We look forward to continuing our legacy of creating innovative and character-specific toys for the DC Comics line, especially in our highly detailed and collectable Big Figures line.”

Karen McTier, executive vice president of Warner Bros. consumer Products, added: “Jakks consistently brings a larget than life statement to the toy aisle and we look forward to expanding our existing DC Comics offerings and building upon this partnership by bringing the epic Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice to life with an all-new Big Figures line.”

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is directed by Zack Snyder and stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons and Gal Gadot.

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