New photos released by Tamashii Nations gives fans a nice comparison between the original S.H. Figurarts Iron Man Mark 6 and the upcoming newly sculpted version. In the photos, the figure on the left and/or top is the original figure, released in May 2013. The figure on the right and/or bottom is the prototype for the upcoming Iron Man figure. You can see the figure is taller, features more details and a better range of motions.
The Iron Man Mark 6 will be the first Marvel S.H. Figuarts to get a North American release from Bluefin. The figure will include a chamber from the Hall of Armor. Here are the details on that release:
For the first time, Tamashii Nations is releasing the first ever S.H.Figuarts Marvel item for U.S. distribution: The Iron Mark VI and Hall of Armor!
This special package is not available in Japan and has been specially made just for us here in the USA! Pre-order yours today!
Iron Man Mark VI and Hall of Armor Set “Iron Man”, Bandai S.H.Figuarts
$119.99 April 2017
Recreate Tony Stark’s lab with the S.H.Figuarts IRON MAN MARK VI and Hall of Armor Set! The S.H.Figuarts Hall of Armor project begins with the return of the iconic MARK VI suit from IRON MAN revamped with a completely refined sculpt. The spectacular Hall of Armor includes LED light-up features in the front, back and sides to illuminate your armor collection. Not only that, multiple hall of armor pieces can be connected, taking your collection even further! Set includes interchangeable hand parts（L×3, R×3）, interchangeable shoulder part set, interchangeable leg armor set, effect parts set, and Hall of Armor attachment parts.
You can see the comparison photos after the jump.