(PRESS RELEASE) -- Markham, On (July 2nd, 2012) – Round 5 CEO Damon Lau reveals the company’s UFC Fan Expo® “Ultimate Collector” lineup, available exclusively at the UFC Fan Expo® July 5th & 6th at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV.
The Limited Edition “Ultimate Collector” figures based on Anderson Silva, Tito Ortiz, and Cain Velasquez will be available for purchase for $35 each at the WalkoutWear booth (#7101) at the UFC Fan Expo®.
“This is Round 5’s largest UFC Fan Expo® release yet,” says Lau. “Our exclusives have sold out for three years straight, so when the collectors demanded more, we were happy to oblige with a stacked lineup of former and current champions.”
Round 5’s UFC Fan Expo® exclusive figures include:
Anderson Silva (UFC 117) -- Featuring UFC championship belt and signature Silver Star walkout gi from his epic win over Chael Sonnen at UFC 117. Only 1000 individually numbered units ever produced.
Anderson Silva (Pride 25) -- Featuring Pride packaging and gloves from his win over Carlos Newton at Pride 25. Only 500 individually numbered units ever produced.
Tito Ortiz (UFC 30) -- Featuring old school style UFC belt, UFC 30 specific retro packaging and Mexican walkout flag. Only 500 individually numbered units ever produced.
Cain Velasquez (UFC 155) -- Featuring UFC championship belt and signature Affliction walkout shirt from his rematch with Junior dos Santos at UFC 155. Only 500 individually numbered units ever produced.
Due to the limited numbers and the trend of past UFC Fan Expo® exclusive offerings skyrocketing in value and collectability, Round 5 must limit the purchases to two sets of figures per attendee. Figures will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Lineups will form at 9 am, with the first products going on sale at 10am each day of the Expo.
ABOUT ROUND 5 CORPORATION – Round 5 is the premier manufacturer of officially licensed collectible figures based on the hottest sports and entertainment properties in the world. With a vast line of figures based on the most popular personalities in the sport of mixed martial arts and a new series of Bruce Lee-branded characters, Round 5 caters to a discerning market passionate about sports, entertainment and limited-edition collectibles. For more information, visit Round 5 on the web at www.round5mma.com.