Barbie Collector Introduces Hunger Games:...
Barbie Collector Introduces Hunger Games: Catching Fire Barbie® DollsOct 07, 2013
“Every Revolution Begins with a Spark”
An international phenomenon, THE HUNGER GAMES captured the world’s attention and broke blockbuster records in 2012 with the debut of film adaption based on first book in the best-selling series. Fans of all ages cheered as reluctant heroine, Katniss Everdeen, emerged from the 74th Annual Hunger Games as victor, along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark — leaving the world hungry for more! This fall, the franchise returns to the big screen for its second installment — THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE.
THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE begins as Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a “Victor’s Tour” of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) — a competition that could change Panem forever.
Inspired by the outfits worn throughout the film, Barbie® Collector pays tribute to the beloved characters, introducing: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Katniss, Peeta, Effie and Finnick Barbie® dolls for adult collectors. The collection will be available in October 2013, in anticipation of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire theatrical release in November.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Katniss Barbie® Doll
The Barbie® Collector Katniss doll depicts the “Girl on Fire” tribute as she enters the arena of the Quarter Quell, wearing a fitted black bodysuit with knee and elbow pads. Complete with her signature side-braid ponytail, she carries a bow and quiver with three arrows and sculpted to likeness for the first time.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Peeta Barbie® Doll
The male tribute from District 12, the Barbie® Collector Peeta doll captures the strong baker’s son as he enters the arena again with Katniss for the 75th Annual Hunger Games. Wearing the Quarter Quell gear of a fitted black bodysuit, Peeta also sports a gold necklace and sculpted to likeness for the first time.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Effie Barbie® Doll
Barbie® Collector pays tribute to the ever-fabulous District 12 Capitol escort with the Effie Trinket doll. Inspired by the extravagant Capitol fashions worn in the film, the Effie doll wears a metallic blue dress accented with black “feather” sleeves and golden collar and belt pieces. The doll also captures her signature hair style, bold makeup and accessories, including lace gloves and glitzy tights, for the complete Effie-look.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Finnick Barbie® Doll
Barbie® Collector Finnick doll depicts the young and handsome tribute from District 4. Known for his win in the 65th Annual Hunger Games and skills in the water, the Finnick doll carries his signature trident and sculpted to likeness for the first time.