Kotobukiya presents the latest entry in their lineup of ARTFX+ statues based on characters from DC Comics with Superman's greatest foe LEX LUTHOR! Portrayed in his NEW 52 set of armor, Lex appears to have jumped straight off the comic page. Highly detailed sculpt brings out all the details in Lex's armor. Standing 20 cm tall (7.9 inches) in 1/10 scale, Lex Luthor is a great fit with the rest of the ARTFX+ line! Lex Luthor is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, and is the archenemy of Superman. The character was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, and first appeared in Action Comics #23 (April 1940). One of the most intelligent people in the world, Lex Luthor is a power-mad American billionaire, gifted scientist and inventor, business magnate, and philanthropist to the city of Metropolis. He is a charismatic, well-known public figure in Metropolis, and his goals typically center on killing Superman, who Luthor views as an obstacle in his megalomaniacal goals and as a threat to the very existence of humanity. DC Comics (founded in 1934 as National Allied Publications) is one of the largest and most successful companies operating in the market for American comic books and related media. It is the publishing division of DC Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary company of Warner Bros. Entertainment, which itself is owned by Time Warner. DC Comics produces material featuring a large number of well-known characters, including Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Green Lantern, the Flash, Martian Manhunter, Green Arrow, Hawkman, and such superhero teams as the Justice League and the Teen Titans, and such antagonists as Lex Luthor, The Joker, Two Face, the Penguin, General Zod, the Riddler, Bizarro, Sinestro, Catwoman, and Darkseid.