Updated: Aug 29, 2020
During the virtual SDCC week McFarlane teased some variants in their DC Multiverse line. These have now been formally confirmed as chase variants called The Platinum Collection.
The first figure is a bronzed Arkham Asylum Joker, limited to 3000 pieces. He will start to ship in September 2020, randomly packed into DC Multiverse cases.
More Platinum Collection figures are planned in 2020 and in to 2021 where they will also feature updated exclusive packaging with foil labels.
In July, during McFarlane Con, McFarlane Toys teased a new chase program coming soon. The new chase program officially is called McFarlane Platinum Edition. McFarlane Toys has designed the new chase program to create a line of collectibles that will excite all collectors and become a valued part of your McFarlane Toys collection.
The first figure to release from this program is the Arkham Asylum Joker Bronze Edition, and it will be hitting retailers in September 2020. The Arkham Asylum Joker Bronze Edition figure is limited in production – only 3,000 produced worldwide - and has been randomly packed into DC Multiverse cases shipping to retailers globally.
In 2021, all chase figures released in the McFarlane Platinum Edition program will be showcased in limited-edition packaging with a McFarlane Platinum Edition label printed in foil.
Every McFarlane Platinum Edition figure will be highly limited in quantity and feature a rare paint variation. It will extend across all of McFarlane Toys’ world-class and fan-favorite entertainment and pop culture brands to bring the “chase’ of collecting back to fans everywhere!
There will be several more rare chase figures releasing in 2020. For more reveals of upcoming McFarlane Platinum Edition Figures, stay tuned to McFarlane Toys’ official social channels and McFarlane.com