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The Hunger Games Barbie Dolls
Yes! There ARE Barbies For Both the Hunger Games and Catching Fire
Meet Katniss Everdeen, the girl on fire in The Hunger Games, in Barbie form from Mattel...and Katniss Everdeen from the Catching Fire movie and wait...there's a Peeta Mellark doll, and a Finnick Odair doll and a Effie Trinket doll and they're all great.
Modelled after The Hunger Games main character, this first Katnis Everdeen Barbie as shown here is a 'Collector' doll. That is, one that is created specifically for the adult collector, which seems appropriate given that The Hunger Games is not a children's book or movie. Other dolls in the Collector Series have included many super heroes, the Twilight characters and the cast of Mad Men.
That means that yes, there is a Barbie doll of Katniss Everdeen and her friends. Read on to learn more!
"One thing I love about the Katniss Barbie is that she is not smiling." ~ Reel Girl
When Was The Katniss Everdeen Hunger Games Barbie Released?
The Katniss Everdeen Hunger Games Barbie doll was released on a pre-order basis the week of April 13, 2012 and was available for delivery on September 1, 2012. Now you can order your Katniss Barbie directly from Amazon by . As always, any Amazon order worth $35 or more ships for FREE. clicking right here
What Is The Hunger Games Barbie Like?
If you are concerned that Mattel might have dressed Barbie in a gown, which was a legitimate concern that some people had, you can relax. It turns out that Katniss Everdeen the Barbie doll appears exactly as Katniss Everdeen does during most of the story. Some consider her a near pefect replica. She is wearing a hooded jacket, a top and military-style pants that are a copy of the costume Jennifer Lawrence wore in the film when she appeared as Katniss. She also carries, of course, the mockingjay pin, bow, arrows and a quiver.
Designer Bill Green said, "Hopefully, Hunger Games fans can appreciate the attention to detail. The doll's minimalistic style and details - such as her loosely braided hair and makeup-free look - also really embody the heroic character Katniss."
Do You Think This Barbie Is A Good Representation of Katniss Everdeen?
The Hunger Games Barbie was popular enough to sell many months in advance.
Do You Want A Hunger Games Barbie?
Do You Want A Hunger Games Barbie?
More Hunger Games Barbies
More Hunger Games & Catching Fire Barbie Dolls
This is the version of Katniss Everdeen that was created to celebrate the second Hunger Games movie, Catching Fire.
Finally, there was a Peeta Mellark doll. He was also released along with the second Hunger Games movie, Catching Fire.
Isn't Effie Trinket well done, too? Effie, for those of you who might not know, is the escort assigned to take care of the tributes from Katniss Everdeen's district, District 12.
Finally, here is the handsome Finnick Odair doll. Finnick was the male representative and Career Tribute from District 4. At 14 years old, he was the winner of the 65th Hunger Games and later survived the 3rd Quarter Quell.
More Hunger Games Information
- The Mockingjay Gift Ideas
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- The Best Hunger Games Gift Ideas
If you have a fan of the Hunger games trilogy in book and/or movie form, you will be sure to find a great themed gift idea here on this page.
- Do You Think The Hunger Games Should Be LEGO?
Shown here a fan made version of Katniss Everdeen from The Hunger Games. Do you think that LEGO should create a Hunger Games themed set?
- The Hunger Games Cookbooks and Free Recipes
If you are a Hunger Games fan, you should check out The Hunger Games Unofficial Cookbook and the other great resources, including some free recipes, gathered on this page.
- Meet Jennifer Lawrence: Oscar Winning Actress
Ever wondered what else actress Jennifer Lawrence has appeared in? Or when she started acting? Find her filmography here on this page. There's a whole lot more to this young star than the Hunger Games.
- The Hunger Games Calendar
The Hunger Games calendars are filled with great images from the movie trilogy.
- The Hunger Games Movie (2012)
The Hunger Games movie was the first in a series of four dedicated to Suzanne Collins' Hunger Game trilogy.
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