CLC Expands Licensing for Escape From New York
Snake Plissken. One of the great heroes in film history is seeing a major increase in licensing interest. The one-eyed tattooed criminal turned hero, played by Kurt Russell, in Escape From New York, has always been popular. Snake has appeared in sequel movies, music videos, comic books and was the inspiration for the Solid Snake character in the Metal Gear Solid series of games.
Sideshow Collectibles realized this popularity and produced a stunning 12” tall figure that will be released in October 2014. Funko has just released their 4 inch Escape From New York ReAction figures and NECA is readying their 8 inch figures. In addition Grey Matter art released a special art poster and Fright Rags released Tshirts. At the San Diego Comiccon in July Boom announced their upcoming Escape From New York comic book series.
At BLE Creative Licensing will feature many of these products and soliciting other companies interested in Snake.