Mattel unveils 'Hunger Games' Barbie

Published On: Apr 10 2012 11:02:50 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 10 2012 03:17:44 PM EDT

 "Hunger Games" fans rejoice! The Katniss Barbie doll is here -- and she looks fierce.

Mattel unveiled its likeness of the iconic 16-year-old heroine this week. She's not wearing her reaping dress, but instead the outfit she wore into the Games and comes complete with a miniature mockingjay pin, bow and arrow, forest-tromping boots her signature braid, Entertainment Weekly reported.

"Hopefully "Hunger Games" fans can appreciate the attention to detail," designer Bill Greening told EW."The doll's minimalistic style and details -- such as her loosely braided hair and makeup-free look -- also really embody the heroic character Katniss."

The "Hunger Games"' Katniss Barbie will be available everywhere in August and for pre-order starting Monday at and various other online retail outlets.


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