Earlier today, it was announced that The LEGO Group and Warner Bros. will be partnering up with Disguise to produce official exclusive The LEGO Batman Movie costumes. The costumes will be released in January 2017 and includes characters such as Batman and Batgirl. Check out the full press release below.
Disguise Partners with the LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products to Launch Exclusive The LEGO® Batman™ Movie Costumes
First-Ever LEGO® BATMAN™ Costumes Inspired by the Highly Anticipated Release of The LEGO Batman Movie from Warner Bros. Pictures and LEGO System A/S
September 28, 2016 06:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time
POWAY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disguise, Inc., the Halloween costume division of leading toy and consumer products manufacturer, JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK), today announced a licensing agreement with the LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, to create children’s Halloween costumes and everyday dress-up based on the popular LEGO® Batman™ and LEGO® Batgirl™ characters from the highly anticipated feature film from Warner Bros. Pictures and LEGO System A/S, The LEGO Batman Movie, opening February 10, 2017. The multi-year, multi-category agreement grants Disguise rights to distribute The LEGO Batman Movie-inspired costumes across channels in North America, Europe, Mexico, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
“We are thrilled to team up with Disguise and Warner Bros. to produce the first-ever LEGO Batman costumes”
“Batman is an iconic DC character, and we are excited to be partnering with the LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products to bring LEGO Batman to life through fun and innovative costumes,” said Joe Anton, President of Disguise, Inc.
“We are thrilled to team up with Disguise and Warner Bros. to produce the first-ever LEGO Batman costumes,” says Andrea Ryder, Senior Director, Licensing, the LEGO Group. “They are a leader in costumes and role play, and their creativity will allow kids to engage with LEGO Batman in a whole new way.”
LEGO Batman costumes from Disguise are scheduled to be available at retailers in January 2017.