More news out of Tokyo Game Show 2014. Metal Gear Solid has a solid showing, with several Play Arts Kai figures on display at the Konami booth, and a new Figma Snake! Check out shots after the break, courtesy of hobby log.
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There were many more on display, but again, most were seen at SDCC 2014. Feel free to jump over to hobbylog.jp to see the full set!
Looks like Square Enix will be doing Star Wars the same way they are doing DC – crazy off the wall “variant” versions. Instead of trying to mimic the look directly, they will apply their unique styling to the 9-11 inch Play Arts Kai action figures for Star Wars characters. Lead Designer Hidemi Matsuzuka dropped this pic recently and put all the whispers to rest, so check out Play Arts Kai Variant Darth Vader after the break!
In the GDC 2013 trailer for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, we got a look at a child version of, supposedly, Psycho Mantis. I don’t think Konami or Hideo Kojima ever confirmed that it was indeed a child Mantis (I could be wrong, as I don’t follow the series too closely). However, Hideo Kojima has posted a photo of a Play Arts Kai figure depicting this “Kid Mantis“. The image is an unpainted prototype and no other info was revealed.
Read on to see the photo.
A Limited Color version of the Batman: Arkham Origins Deathstroke Play Arts Kai Figure is being released as a New York Comic-Con 2014 Exclusive. Square Enix revealed the new repaint last night, which will feature a metallic gold and black color scheme. The Deathstroke figure will include interchangeable hands, a hand gun, a rifle, a club staff, and a sword. The figure will be limited to 500 pieces and will be priced at $99.99. You will be able to pre-order the figure Here.
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Square Enix has sent out new photos of their upcoming Kingdom Hearts 2 Play Arts Kai Sora and Roxas Figures. Last week we shared a couple of images, and now we have a much better look. Roxas will include two Key Blades, interchangeable hands, a popsicle and a figure stand. Sora will include a Key Blade, interchangeable hands, an amulet and a figure stand.
The figures are due out in November. They will be priced at 8,800 yen each (about $83 USD). You can see the new pics by reading on.
Square Enix has released the photos of their upcoming Sora and Roxas Kingdom Hearts 2 Play Arts Kai Figures. These are the first official images of the two figures, which are being released to celebrate the remastered Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD Remix coming to the Playstation 3 in December. We’ll have new images, price, and release info as is becomes available.
Read on to check out the pics.
Last week, we brought you the first official images of the upcoming Play Arts Kai Batman: Arkham Origins Robin and Joker. Today we have a few additional images released by Square Enix. The images also reveal the accessories that will be included with each figure. Robin will include a figure stand, four sets of hands, a shield, a bo staff, and a stylized Batarang. The Joker will include a figure stand, two swappable head sculpts, three sets of hands, pistol and a knife.
The figures are due out in November. They will be priced at 9,800 Yen (about $94 USD. Read on to see the new photos.
Square Enix has sent out the first official photos of their upcoming Play Arts Kai Batman: Arkham Origins – Robin and Joker Figures. These figures were among the many DC Comics Play Arts Kai on display at SDCC 2014. These new pictures are our first official images of the two upcoming figures. No price or release date has been revealed. Expect more photos and info fairly soon.
See the new images by reading on.
Earlier this year, we shared photos of the upcoming Watchmen – Rorschach Play Arts Kai Figure. Now, Hidemi Matsuzuka has posted a photo giving us our first look at the packaging for the figure. Rorschach will include two different masks, multiple hands, a grapple gun, a rose and an aerosol can with flame attachments. The figure is due out in September for 9,800 Yen, which equals about $96 USD.
See the image after the jump.