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PostPosted: Mon Jul 26, 2010 3:02 pm    Post subject: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

The next DC set of Heroclix has a tentative November release date. It will be called DC75, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of DC comics. The information they've given us so far is that it will feature iconic representations of some of their famous characters as well as characters from recent storylines like the White Lanterns that have appeared in Blackest Night and Brightest Day.

Here are some pictures that were posted at the Game Trade Magazine website.











...and, if you are interested, here's a link to the Game Trade Magazine site from which I got these pictures. You'll see there a picture of the new Sgt. Rock remake in addition to the ones from above.

www.gametrademagazine....&s=581
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 2:37 pm    Post subject: Re: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

Hey all! I thought it might be a good time to start our list of characters confirmed to be in DC75.

1. Superman (see pic above)
2. Wonder Woman (see pic above)
3. Batman (sculpt based on his 1st appearance - Detective Comics #27)
www.coverbrowser.com/i...s/27-1.jpg

4. Sgt. Rock
5. The Crimson Avenger
6. Green Lantern (John Stewart)
7. Doomsday
8. Bane (see pic above)
9. The Wonder Twins w/Gleek
10. Atrocitus (Red Lantern)
12. Guy Gardner (Red Lantern)
13. Larfleeze (Orange Lantern)
14. Green Arrow (White Lantern)
15. Hal Jordan (White Lantern)

And Sinestro (White Lantern) as the Buy It By the Brick figure

It has been confirmed that there will be 10 White Lanterns in the set. Assuming this counts Sinestro, that means there are 7 more that haven't yet been confirmed.

Green Arrow and Hal Jordan got to be White Lanterns for a couple of panels of one comic book in Blackest Night #8. The rest of the guys in the picture are likely to be the other White Lanterns in DC75...



...those other people in the picture are white lantern versions of Ice, Kid Flash (Bart Allen), Donna Troy, Superman, Wonder Woman, Superboy, Animal Man, and the Flash (Barry Allen), in addition to the Hal Jordan and Green Arrow characters we already know we will be getting.
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 09, 2010 6:03 pm    Post subject: Re: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

Hey, hey! New confirmations are in and there are some goodies!

Here is the newest list:

1. Superman
2. Wonder Woman
3. Batman
4. Sgt. Rock
5. The Crimson Avenger
6. Green Lantern (John Stewart)
7. Doomsday
8. Bane
9. The Wonder Twins w/Gleek
10. Atrocitus (Red Lantern)
12. Guy Gardner (Red Lantern)
13. Larfleeze (Orange Lantern)
14. Green Arrow (White Lantern)
15. Hal Jordan (White Lantern)

...and the new ones we now KNOW to be in the set...

16. Beast Boy
17. Beast Boy (alternate form - giant green T-Rex)
18. Star Sapphire
19. Sinestro (regular yellow ring Sinestro Corps version)
20. Saint Walker
21. Indigo-One
22. Green Lantern (Alan Scott)
23. Ocean Master
24. Isis
25. Easy Company Soldier
26. Sargon the Sorcerer
27. Mr. Terrific (Terry Sloane)
28. Detective Chimp
29. Ganthet

That's almost half the set confirmed. I will be starting a couple more threads in the next day or two about some other, non-DC clix confirmations that just came to light.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 29, 2010 7:32 pm    Post subject: Re: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

The first official preview for DC75 is up at the Wizkids website. It is Ragdoll, Peter Merkel Jr., from the Secret Six!

Here's the link:
wizkidsgames.com/blog/...him-clown/

Secret Six fans should be very pleased with this set, with the appearances of Ragdoll, Bane, and Black Alice all confirmed. This makes me wonder if we might just be getting a remake of Catman and Deadshot.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 19, 2010 6:53 pm    Post subject: Re: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

Wizkids has been very generous the last few weeks with the previews on their website. For those of you who prefer to get their news at this website, though, I will recap the recent news and update our list of known goodies.



















If these are too small to read and/or you want to read the accompanying write-ups, make sure you check out the source - Wizkids website:

wizkidsgames.com/

Here is the newest list (not in proper set order):

1. Superman
2. Wonder Woman
3. Batman (Bruce Wayne)
4. Sgt. Rock
5. The Crimson Avenger
6. Green Lantern (John Stewart)
7. Doomsday
8. Bane
9. The Wonder Twins w/Gleek
10. Atrocitus (Red Lantern)
12. Guy Gardner (Red Lantern)
13. Larfleeze (Orange Lantern)
14. Green Arrow (White Lantern)
15. Hal Jordan (White Lantern)
16. Beast Boy
17. Beast Boy (alternate form - giant green T-Rex)
18. Star Sapphire
19. Sinestro (regular yellow ring Sinestro Corps version)
20. Saint Walker
21. Indigo-One
22. Green Lantern (Alan Scott)
23. Ocean Master
24. Isis
25. Easy Company Soldier
26. Sargon the Sorcerer
27. Mr. Terrific (Terry Sloane)
28. Detective Chimp
29. Ganthet
30. Ragdoll
31. Batman (Dick Grayson)
32. Johnny Quick
33. Solovar
34. Gorilla City Warrior
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 12:16 pm    Post subject: Re: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

BOOSTER DRAFT! Wed. 12/15 4:00 pm.

On DC75 release day, December 15th, we are having a booster draft again, like we did for Web of Spider-Man.

For those who missed the last one or are unfamiliar with a booster draft, you buy two booster packs, but DON'T open them. All the players get together around a table and everyone opens their first booster all at once. You pick just ONE of the 5 pieces from you booster and pass it to your left. You will, be receiving a booster from your the player on your right with one piece missing, picked out by him. All players will then pick out one piece from the booster they've been given and then pass that one off to the left. This continues until the first boosters are empty. Repeat with your second booster. The pieces you picked are now yours. You then make a 400 point team out of that and that will be your team for the day.

Will you get Doomsday, Wonder Woman, Guy Gardner, the Wonder Twins, or Larfleeze? Will the guy to your right pick that Easy Company Soldier that works well with your Sgt. Rock piece, or will he pass it along, giving you a chance to play a cool soldier theme team?

Join us on Wednesday if you can. Booster boxes are $11.99 each, but keep in mind that they are 10% off just like everything else in our store, so your final price, even with sales tax will be under $24.

I hope to see you there!
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2010 10:39 pm    Post subject: Re: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

OK. Not sure how many readers here also check things out at HCRealms, but for those who do not, I can now fill you in on the final set-list of figures, in order:

COMMONS
1. Easy Company Soldier (generic fig - 30 points)
2. Zamoran (generic fig - 67 points)
3. Dominator (generic fig - 36 points)
4. Gorilla City Warrior (generic - 56 points)
5. Deadshot (89 points)
6. Donna Troy (original Wonder Girl - 79 points)
7. Ice (47 points)
8. Crimson Avenger (29 points)
9. Bart Allen (Kid Flash - 84 points)
10. Johnny Quick (50 points)
11. Mr. Terrific (Terry Sloane - 59 points)
12. The Atom (Al Pratt - 50 points)
13. Green Arrow (80 points)
14. Beast Boy (60 points)
15. Beast Boy (Bear Form - 60 points)
16. Beast Boy (Cheetah Form - 60 points)

UNCOMMONS
17. Sgt. Rock (68 points)
18. Queen Aga'po (166 points)
19. Ruling-Caste Dominator (76 points)
20. Solovar (98 points)
21. Warlord (50 points)
22. Nightmaster (69 points)
23. Osiris (101 points)
24. Detective Chimp (62 points)
25. Sargon the Sorcerer (57 points)
26. Superboy (153 points)
27. Ocean Master (65 points)
28. Mera (85 points)
29. Aquaman (106 points)
30. Wonder Woman (127 points)
31. Batman (Dick Grayson 77 points)
32. Superman (173 points)

RARES
33. Isis (94 points)
34. Black Alice (94 points)
35. Ragdoll (46 points)
36. Animal Man (79 points)
37. Captain Comet (144 points)
38. Kyle Rayner (Green Lantern - 169 points)
39. Guy Gardner (Green/Red Lantern - 110 points)
40. Saint Walker (Blue Lantern - 95 points)
41. Indigo-One (Indigo Tribe - 84 points)
42. Atrocitus (Red Lantern - 202 points)
43. Larfleeze (Orange Lantern - 212 points)
44. Mongul (176 points)
45. Scar (237 points)
46. John Stewart (Green Lantern - 151 points)
47. Carol Ferris (Star Sapphire Violet Lantern - 125 points)
48. Ganthet (299 points)

SUPER RARES
49. Green Lantern (Alan Scott - 145 points)
50. Superman (eagle & a shield - 120 points)
51. Wonder Woman (on a horse - 100 points)
52. Batman (swinging with a thug - 80 points)
53. Hal Jordan (Green Lantern - 169 points)
54. Barry Allen (Flash - 119 points)
55. Beast Boy (T-Rex Form - 60 points)
56. Doomsday (259 points)
57. Bane (140 points)
58. Ares (272 points)
59. The Wonder Twins (111 points)
60. Sinestro (224 points)

WHITE LANTERNS (These are supposed to come one per brick, outside the regular 60 pieces of the set - all of these are repaints of figures that are already in the set.)

W1 - Ice (White Lantern - 94 points)
W2 - Bart Allen (White Lantern - 120 points)
W3 - Donna Troy (White Lantern - 143 points)
W4 - Hal Jordan (White Lantern - 155 points)
W5 - Animal Man (White Lantern - 83 points)
W6 - Superman (White Lantern - 288 points)
W7 - Flash (White Lantern - 138 points)
W8 - Wonder Woman (White Lantern - 172 points)
W9 - Superboy (White Lantern - 144 points)
W10 - Green Arrow (White Lantern - 134 points)

Buy-It-By-the-Brick Figure
100 - Sinestro (White Lantern - 224 points)

As of this posting, we still don't know the full contents of the tournament prize kits, but we do know that the map for DC75 will be a double-sided map. The first side features an airport terminal. The flip side features Hawkworld (not Thanagar, but the extra-dimensional land portrayed in the Brightest Day comic series).

It looks like a very fun set. Please post and let me know if you have any questions about who these characters are. I can help out with any of that if you need to.

6 more days!
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 28, 2010 7:59 pm    Post subject: Re: DC75 Heroclix Set News & Info

Post-release report:

Release day was a lot of fun. We played our booster draft game on one big map, 5 of us at the same time. Joe from Canada played golden age Wonder Woman teaming up with two Osiris figs, which was pretty scary because that guy has hypersonic speed at the top of his dial! I fielded a couple of Zamorans and Saint Walker. I got a little too cutthroat and stabbed too many people in the back and they teamed up to knock me out of the game. Ryan was already out and Ben went shortly after me. Jason and Joe called the game and everybody walked away with something from the DC75 prize kit.

Since then, DC75 has turned out to be a surprisingly good sales success for Wizkids. Not only did Wizkids sell out already, but even the distributors are already out of product. For you, this means that the quantity of DC75 boosters you see here at Merlyn's and other stores can't be replenished. In another month or so, DC75 will likely be gone everywhere. If you think this is an exaggeration, try finding booster packs of Crisis or Hammer of Thor in a store, or even on the internet. They sold out long ago. DC75 is tracking right now to sell out faster than those sets did. Get in while the getting's good.

P.S. - If any of you out there has a Bane, Sinestro, or a Wonder Twins piece from this set, let me know. I have a couple goodies from DC75 (Ares, SR Batman, and White Lantern Superboy) that I could trade for those pieces.

Now, on to the speculation about the March 2011 set, Giant-Size X-Men...
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