Made in Malaysia! Royal Selangor appointed to produce Captain America statue

Made in Malaysia! Royal Selangor appointed to produce Captain America statue

A pewter replica

Text: Gwen Ong

The replica statue is a limited edition to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the iconic Marvel superhero

Captain America may be ageless but this year actually marks the 75th year of his debut as the first Marvel. To commemorate this occasion, Royal Selangor was commissioned by Comicave Studios to produce a limited edition 1:4 scale pewter replica of the life-size bronze statue that was unveiled at the San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) in July 2016. Royal Selangor is also the exclusive distributor for this 75th anniversary Captain America pewter replica in Malaysia.

Singaporean-based Comicave Studios specialises in the concept, design and manufacture of high-end collectibles and mass market figurines, with a focus on pop-culture. The company has an impressive portfolio of collectibles and die-cast figurines from popular brands and licenses such as Marvel, Warner Brothers, Disney, Nickelodeon, Sanrio and Transformers.

The pewter replica by Royal Selangor is limited to just 100 pieces worldwide. It stands at approximately 930cm (including the wood base), weighs 15kg and comes in a special wooden box. At the unveiling at SDCC, Marvel legend, Stan Lee gave his stamp of approval with an autograph on the first pewter replica.

For fans who want to catch a glimpse of the replica, you can do so at Royal Selangor's flagship store in Pavilion KL from 30th August. Or, you can also view the figurine online here Priced at RM19,500, each piece is made-to-order and meticulously handcrafted with a lead time of three months. 


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