May 16, 2013 – Rubie’s Costume Company Inc., has joined forces with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment to produce officially licensed costumes for the Batman Grand Heritage Costume Collection. Based on the popular television series from the 60’s – the Batman Classic TV Series costume collection includes: Batman, Robin and Batgirl, along with their arch-enemies: The Joker, The Riddler and Catwoman.
A cultural phenomenon for generations, the new Batman Classic TV Series costume collection is available in adult sizes and will be sold on-line and in stores for Halloween 2013. In addition, each high-quality costume comes well accessorized to recreate the perfect retro-inspired design.“Rubie’s continues to be a wonderful partner and we’re thrilled to add officially licensed Batman Classic TV Series costumes to their ever expanding DC Comics-inspired portfolio, as we give fans a chance to step into the classic world of the 60’s Caped Crusader and the many characters that made this series such a phenomenon," said Karen McTier, executive vice president, domestic licensing and worldwide marketing, Warner Bros. Consumer Products. “Rubie’s is thrilled to team up with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, once again, for this DC Comics-inspired Batman collection!” stated Howard Beige, Rubie’s Executive Vice President. “The Batman Classic TV Series has been a mainstay in household living rooms for over 40 years, making these Super Heroes and villains some of the most recognizable characters in television history.”