Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Weta Workshop will team up for merchandise based on the upcoming “Hobbit” films.
According to a news release, Weta Workshop will develop and market authentic prop replicas, collectibles and merchandise based on the upcoming films, “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” and “The Hobbit: There and Back Again,” from New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM).
The first products in the collection will be unveiled at Comic-Con International in San Diego at the Weta booth (#3513B) in July 2012, along with a limited number of exclusive pieces that will be available for purchase. The full collection will be available in October.
- Matt Price