Last July; Pop Culture Shock Collectibles announced the launch of a series of life-size busts based on characters from the hit 2011 fighting game: Mortal Kombat. Sub-Zero kicked things off [read more], becoming Mortal Kombat Online's most must-have item for Christmas 2012 [full story]. Now bare witness to the long awaited arrival of the next premium 1:1 scale statue - Scorpion!

Rising from the flaming pits of the Netherrealm, the life-size Scorpion collectible comes in two versions: the standard bust (sans shoulder pads) & the armored PCS direct order exclusive [pictured above]!

As with Sub-Zero; the exclusive alternate version not only features Scorpion with removeable shoulder armor, but also LED light-up eyes for that extra added touch of awesome! This feature was a favourite for the Sub-Zero bust, but plays extra appropriate for Scorpion - undead ninja with a penchant for a pupiless gaze.

Limited to just 100 units, the PCS exclusive retails at $600, but if you're lucky, you'll still be able to nab one at an online pre-order discounted price. Standard editions are limited to 200 pieces, a fraction cheapter at $580.

Sculpted by Jerry Macaluso, the 1:1 scale bust weighs in at an estimated 19lbs - standing 24" tall, 16" wide. Find full product details and ordering information via the Pop Culture Shock website. Discuss all the PCS products and more on the Media & Merchandise forum!