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The creators of a statue of the crime-fighting RoboCop plan to unveil it next summer.
The Associated Press reports that the Venus Bronze Works in Detroit showed the 10-foot-tall model to the Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press.
A social networking campain began in 2011 to raise the money to help fund the project.
John Leonard, a Detroit graphic designer, began a Facebook page that later inspired the Kickstarter campaign for the statue, the Detroit Free Press reports. He worked alongside project manager Brandon Walley.
The unveiling of the final statue is set to take place in summer 2014. Giorgio Gikas and his team at Venus Bronze Works and Center for Conservation, Jim Matson's Warren Ally Foundry and James Viste's Edgewise Forge are all involved with executing the project.
The 1980s film involving the robotic super cop was set in a futuristic Detroit that was ridden with crime after corporations took over law enforcement.
They hope the new statue will bring in tourist dollars and become a pop culture landmark.
"I think it complements a lot of the other positive things that are happening in the city," Leonard said.
A RoboCop remake is set to be released in 2014.