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Hot Toys Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Raiden 2

Hot Toys is at Tokyo Toy Show 2014 with a fantastic display of older and newer figures. They are showing the following figures:

  • Metal Gear Rising Revengeance – Raiden
  • Dark Knight – Batman Suit, Bruce Wayne and Alfred
  • Dark Knight – Batman with Tumbler
  • Dark Knight – Catwoman with Cycle
  • Amazing Spider-Man 2 – Spider-Man
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier – Black Widow, Captain America and The Winter Soldier
  • Iron Man 3 – Red Snapper Armor
  • Iron Man 3 – Tony Stark Rose Hill Version
  • Avengers Movie – Chitauri
  • Captain Harlock
  • Metal Gear Solid 3 – Sneaking Suit Snake

Photos come courtesy of Timeless Dimension and Amiami.

SH Figuarts Sailor Venus 1

Bluefin Tamashii Nations has announced that the S.H. Figuarts Sailor Venus will be released on April 19th in Japan. On the same day, they Life Size PROPLICA Moon Stick will be released as well. The Moon Stick will be coming to North America in May. Check out the images and info after the jump.

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Tamashii Effect Burning Flame 4

Bluefin Tamashii Nations has released images and info for two upcoming releases. They have the Tamashii Burning Flame Effect as well as a S.H. Figuarts Naruto figure. Both are set to debut in August. The Flame Effect will cost $21.99 , while Naruto will sell for $39.99.

Tamashii Effect Burning Flame
Heat up your advanced figure collection with the all new Tamashii Effect- Burning Flame (Red or Blue Ver.)! These translucent effect parts are rendered in exquisite detail, and are articulated in order to adapt to a variety of figure poses and intense action sequences. The flame parts can also be separated for scattered burning effects. Figures and display stands sold separately.

S.H. Figuarts Naruto
At last, one of the most requested characters in Tamashii Nations’ surveys finally takes his rightful place in the S.H.Figuarts series. Naruto, as he appears in the “Naruto: Shippuden” animated series, will finally be portrayed as an action figure with intricate articulation to recreate the most extreme ninja action sequences. This advanced action figure also features a full-array of optional accessories, including a total of four interchangeable facial expressions for depicting a variety of character specific scenes, two kunai, Rasengan effect parts, and interchangeable hands (5 left, 6 right). Buy one or… Heck, you already know you’re going to need several. Three words: Shadow Clone Jitsu. Believe it!

FiguartsZero Sailor Mercury 007

Bluefin Tamashii Nations has released images and info for the North American release of the FiguartsZero Sailor Mercury. It is scheduled to hit in August or September at a price of $89.99. From Tamashii:

Tamashii Nations is proud to announce the second release in the Figuarts ZERO Sailor Moon lineup with Sailor Mercury! This larger scaled, elegantly sculpted statue piece highlights the character’s aquatic powers with dynamically water effects that swirl around the figure. As with the initial Figuarts ZERO Sailor Moon release, this highly detailed sculpt has been meticulously crafted and painted in exquisite detail by the team at VOLKS- the original makers of the popular garage kits released during the original TV anime run back in the 90′s. Cool off, and grab yourself a bit of Mercury Power before this fine piece is gone forever.

Read on for the new photos.

Play Arts Kai Appleseed Alpha Briareos Hecatonchires 002

Square Enix has revealed two new Play Arts Kai figures from the upcoming animated film; Appleseed Alpha. It is a CG-animted reboot of the Appleseed film series and is due to be released this Summer. Square Enix is releasing the two main characters; Deunan Knute and Briareos Hecatonchires. No info on price, release date or included accessories has been revealed. We’ll have more as it becomes available.

See the photos after the jump.


Wargreymon X Antibody

Our friends at E2046 have sent along word of some new 1/6 Scale Gathering Model Kits they are releasing. Each of these items comes with a new exclusive “Gathering Surprise” item, such as an accessory of figure base. Included are the following:

Read on to check out images as well as some additional info.

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Armor Plus Ronin Warriors Kuroi Kikoutei 08

Just when you thought the Armor Plus line has faded away, comes another new release, a Samurai Troopers Yoroiden/Ronin Warriors one at that! TamashiiWebshop has revealed their upcoming Armor Plus Kuroi Kikoutei figure. The armor made its appearance in the Samurai Yoroiden Troopers Kikoutei Densetsu OVA(which was included subtitled in the Ronin Warriors complete series DVD by Bandai over a decade ago but has been out of print for years). Instead of the swords that Ryo’s Inferno armor had, this one has a giant boomerang.

No clue if Talpa, Anubis, Cale or any of the other Dark Lords will ever be made in the Armor Plus line, but hey your Armor Plus Ronin Warriors finally have someone to fight! Armor Plus Kuroi Kikoutei is due out in July for 9,180 yen. Read on to check out the images.

Toy Fair 2014 Good Smile and Max Factory Display 008

Check out pics from the Good Smile Company display. They had Good smile products, Max Factory’s Figma’s and a few others there. Some of the included products are:

  • Attack on Titan
  • Super Mario Bros.
  • Legend of Zelda
  • Metroid
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Silent Hill

Toy Fair 2014 Tamashii Nations 041

This is just about everything else Tamashii Nations had on display. Mostly stuff we don’t cover here at Toyark. Included are:

  • Sentai
  • Tiger and Bunny
  • Kamen Rider
  • D-Arts Mega Man (previously seen I believe)

We had a bit of confusion here as well. Bluefin had on display the Toy Notch Lots Planet 1/18 Scale Toys as well (they are distributing for Toy Notch). We apologize for any inconvenience. We’ve updated the files to reflect this change.