Cryptozoic Announces Release of CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains

By Shahriar Fouladi

Cryptozoic Official Press Release

Cryptozoic Announces Release of CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains

CZX Super Premium Trading Card Release Showcases DC Films and Features Autograph Cards Signed by Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Ben Affleck as Batman, Henry Cavill as Superman, Ezra Miller as The Flash, and Jason Momoa as Aquaman

Lake Forest, CA – November 14, 2019 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of tabletop games, trading cards, and physical and digital collectibles, and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC, today announced the November 22 release of CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains.

CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains

Cryptozoic’s CZX super premium trading card release features thick, glossy cards with gold Deco Foil and memorable images from movies starring DC’s characters, spanning from 2005’s Batman Begins to the recent Aquaman and Shazam! The unprecedented list of Autograph Card signers is led by stars Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Ben Affleck as Batman, Henry Cavill as Superman, Ezra Miller as The Flash, and Jason Momoa as Aquaman, who each signed multiple versions of their cards. Moreover, CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains includes a 54-card Base Set, two Chase Sets, and randomly inserted one-of-a-kind, hand-drawn Artist Sketch Cards.

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CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains has been in the works for a while and we’re absolutely thrilled to see it finally make its way into the hands of collectors,” said Jamie Kiskis, VP of Marketing & Product Development at Cryptozoic. “The CZX brand is about giving fans products that are super premium, so we pulled out all the stops to get autographs from superstars like Gal Gadot, Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, and Jason Momoa, and to have artists deliver some of the most breathtaking Sketch Cards we have ever seen. Our team has worked extremely hard on every aspect of the release to make it the highest quality trading card product ever created based on DC’s films.”

In addition to Gadot, Affleck, Cavill, Miller, and Momoa, signers of Autograph Cards for the set include Jack Dylan Grazer as Freddy Freeman (Shazam!), Nestor Carbonell as Mayor of Gotham City (The Dark Knight), Eugene Brave Rock as the Chief (Wonder Woman), and Ayelet Zurer as Lara Lor-Van (Man of Steel).

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The Sketch Cards by some of today’s hottest artists present detailed, one-of-a-kind drawings of favorite DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains from the movies.

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Film Cel, the first Chase Set, features cards created to resemble actual film cels from various DC movies. These cels are printed on PETG acetate, inserted into the card, and visible through a swatch display window.

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CZX STR PWR, the second Chase Set, showcases characters from various DC movies on rare, high-quality cards printed on foil board.

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Finally, the Base Set for the release includes a variety of stunning images from Aquaman, Justice League, Wonder Woman, Suicide Squad, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Man of Steel, The Dark Knight Rises, The Dark Knight, and Batman Begins.

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CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains will be available at retailers nationwide on November 22.

 

Product Details:

  • Packs: 5 cards per pack, 6 packs per box
  • Base Set: 54-card Base Set features images from Aquaman, Justice League, Wonder Woman, Suicide Squad, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Man of Steel, The Dark Knight Rises, The Dark Knight, and Batman Begins
  • Chase Sets: Film Cel and CZ STR PWR
  • Inserts:
    • Autograph and Dual Autograph Cards (1:6 packs)
    • Sketch Cards (1:6 packs)
    • Foil Variants of Base Set (1:6 packs)
    • Printing Plates (1:36 packs)

Binder: Full-color 1.5” binder is sold separately and contains an exclusive Film Cel Card.

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One-of-a-kind, original artwork Sketch Cards (1:6 packs)

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Autograph Cards (1:6 packs)

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Autograph Signers

Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman (Justice League, Wonder Woman)
Ben Affleck as Batman (Justice League, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice)
Henry Cavill as Superman / Clark Kent (Justice League, Man of Steel)
Jason Momoa as Aquaman / Arthur Curry (Justice League, Aquaman)
Ezra Miller as The Flash / Barry Allen (Justice League)
Jack Dylan Grazer as Freddy Freeman (Shazam!)
Richard Brake as Joe Chill (Batman Begins)
Temuera Morrison as Tom Curry (Aquaman) / Abin Sur (Green Lantern)
Ayelet Zurer as Lara Lor-Van (Man of Steel)
Graham McTavish as King Atlan (Aquaman)
Nestor Carbonell as Mayor of Gotham (The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises)
Doutzen Kroes as Venelia (Wonder Woman)
Antje Traue as Faora-Ul (Man of Steel)
Eugene Brave Rock as The Chief (Wonder Woman)
Tao Okamoto as Mercy Graves (Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice)
Robin Atkin Downes as Doomsday (Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice)
Alain Chanoine as Incubus (Suicide Squad)

 


For more information, check out the CZX Super Heroes & Super-Villains product page.


About Cryptozoic
Since 2010, Cryptozoic Entertainment has been dedicated to the concept of “Fans First,” striving to develop the most creative and sought-after products for pop culture enthusiasts worldwide. As an entertainment company with a diverse portfolio of licensed and original IPs, its catalog covers a broad spectrum of tabletop games and collectibles. The passionate team at Cryptozoic aims to inspire gamers and collectors all around the globe, while bringing fans together as part of the Cryptozoic community. Visit www.cryptozoic.com for more information about product releases, events, and news.

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, extends the Studio’s powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world.  WBCP partners with best-in-class licensees globally on an award-winning range of toys, fashion, home décor, and publishing inspired by franchises and properties such as DC, Wizarding World, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera. The division’s successful global themed entertainment business includes groundbreaking experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi. With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, promotional partnerships and themed experiences, WBCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

About DC
Home to iconic and globally recognized Super Heroes Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman, DC is one of the largest English-language publishers of comics in the world and a creative unit of WarnerMedia, publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year. Founded in 1934 with the launch of Detective Comics, DC is charged with strategically integrating its stories and characters across Warner Bros. and WarnerMedia properties.

 

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Shahriar's picture Shahriar Fouladi

Shahriar has been working as a writer and editor for Cryptozoic since 2014. When not berating people about incorrect usage of commas, he enjoys staring at walls, eating fruit, and telling toddlers he's taller than them. He also likes superheroes, comic books, TV shows, and Alfred Hitchcock movies. In his free time, you can usually find him hanging out with his wife Laura, enacting some sort of mischief together.