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Rejected! JLA Satellite Curio

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I haven’t done one of these posts in awhile, but I’ve been rediscovering stuff I’ve been sent over the years that never made it to shelves and thought that it was high time that some of it been seen.

This little piece was sent to me by an anonymous soul who has dropped a few other bombshells on me in the past. It looks like it was going to be sort of a prop of the 70s JLA Satellite Headquarters that would have sculpted details and cutaway sections that lit up from inside like a shadowbox. I have no idea when this was supposed to be made, or how far along it got in the pipeline. I only know that I’ve never heard about it actually being solicited, and neither has Julius Marx. So at this point, I’m guessing it’s dead (I was sent this a year or so ago).

So without further ado, check out these nifty concept sketches! And if you like these, you should come back in a day or so for some more unseen coolness! (Click thumbnails to enlarge)

JLAsat6  JLAsat8  JLAsat9  JLAsat2  JLAsat7
JLAsat1  JLAsat3  JLAsat5  JLAsat4

4 comments

  • Very cool…! I don’t know if it’s my monitor but I can’t make out some of the written content. I wonder if this was meant for the DC Mini-mates?

    Thanks for sharing, please do more..!

  • You know, the way it appears in one pic it reminds me of a globe on a stand, which would probably be a good way to start a custome one.

  • Awesome! I’d buy it in a heart beat.

  • JLA Satellite prop…

    Last year AFI’s Toyotter (Jason Geyer) was sent some rather interesting blue prints by an anonymous reader. They appear to be for a never made, or still in the pipeline, JLA Satellite prop. It looks surprisingly large – a foot across and ta…

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