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Movie Masters The Dark Knight Toys Coming to Toys “R” Us After All

Posted by YBMW Staff on November 18th, 2009
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Matty from has great news for Dark Knight fans!

According to the update, sales have been well for The Joker as Gotham City Thug, so Mattel is planning on increasing production and bringing the line to Toys “R” Us in the spring. This means that all upcoming Movie Masters Dark Knight figures can be found on in addition to Toys “R” Us. Can the news get any better? Yes it can! Because of the increased production numbers, each collectible action figure will be reduced to just $15 each!

Here’s the entire update:

You already know that initially the plan was to offer one new figure per month at Thanks to you, loyal Dark Knight fans, sales have been so good that we’re feeling confident enough to increase production and also bring the line to Toys “R” Us in the spring.

The good news is that you’ll be able to walk into your local Toys “R” Us and find The Dark Knight figures. The even better news? You’ll still be able to get them at and because of the increased production numbers, we’ll be reducing the price to just $15 each!

Here’s how it’ll go down: The Joker as Gotham City Thug figure started out here on, and will continue to be a exclusive as long as we’ve got stock. The remaining six figures in the line will be available here first, one each month for the new price of $15 each. Then this spring they’ll all be available at Toys “R” Us except for The Joker as Gotham City Thug. At press time, here’s how the line is slated for sale here at (subject to change, as always):

ON SALE NOW: The Joker as Gotham City Thug — a exclusive!
December 15: Survival Suit Bruce Wayne
January 15: Harvey Dent
February 15: The Joker with Missile Launcher
March 15: Scarecrow
April 15: Batman (Night Vision)
May 17: Two-Face

You know I always try to tell you like it is. While this strategy won’t work for every line, when the second-highest grossing film of all time is behind a toy line, it gives us a unique opportunity to bump up production numbers and offer it at retail as well so even more fans can get the characters they want.

I’ll let you know as soon as we have expected on-shelf dates. We really appreciate everyone’s support for this great line!

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