The Iron Giant, Warner Bros. Animation’s cherished movie about a kid and his robotic good friend, is getting a new pill collection at Mondo. Alamo Drafthouse’s arm for Tee Shirts, original art, and other antiques will release 5 Iron Giant- themed items on Tuesday– 4 enamel pins and aT-shirt Polygon has a special first look at the new collection.
The pins and T-shirt join Mondo’s existing The Iron Giant collection, which currently consists of hand-glazed ceramic Tiki mugs and a soft vinyl figure of the mild robotic, along with a limited-edition vinyl copy of the movie’sscore
In the first installment of her Cherished Animated Failures column, Polygon’s Petrana Radulovic commemorated The Iron Giant, which was a box office flop however found a dedicated home video audience. She composes:
After the favorable press for The Iron Giant– and the many critical observations about the blatant lack of marketing— Warner Media looked for to remedy its error, and the company installed a much more substantial campaign for the home- video release of The Iron Giant, bringing it to a broader audience. The movie grew on homerelease Warner also offered the TELEVISION rights to Animation Network and TNT, which played the movie regularly during vacations, making it a staple of family- friendly home home entertainment in the early 2000 s. It’s thought about a licensed cult classic at this moment. And with good reason: the movie is a treasure.
Mondo’s pill collection will be available to purchase beginning at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday, June30 The enamel pins will cost $10 each, while the T-shirt will cost $25 Check them all out in the gallery below.