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NECA Announces New Simpsons Products

simpsons 25Fans of The Simpsons have more to collect while celebrating the show’s 25th anniversary. National Entertainment Collectibles Association has announced a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products for an exclusive global merchandise program around the groundbreaking animated series.  The limited-edition boutique collection, announced today at Licensing Expo 2013, will feature twenty-five of the greatest guest stars who have appeared as themselves on The Simpsons.  The first five guest stars to be featured will include James Brown, Tom Hanks, Kid Rock, Yao Ming and Hugh Hefner.

Available to consumers in early 2014, the limited-edition boutique collection will feature diverse product roll-outs, highlighting the guest stars’ animated likeness as depicted on The Simpsons.  Additional celebrities showcased for the program will include other iconic music sensations, award-winning actors, actresses, sports heroes and more. New products will be introduced every two to three months, containing different groupings of guest stars, with limited quantities available at select pop-up shops and retailers worldwide.

More details as they become available, but as a fan of The Simpsons, can’t wait!