Bandai Japan just dropped a bomb with the announcement of their S.H. Figuarts Hulkbuster! The figure stands 25cm tall (almost 10 inches) and looks to line up with their Hulk pretty well scale wise. It features light up LEDs, die cast construction, a metallic finish and a wide range of articulation. The figure however will retail for 34,560 Yen, which is currently roughly $285 dollars. It’s slated to go up for order on 5/29 in the Japanese Tamashii Web store. Check out the promo shots after the break, we’ll add more details as they become available via proper translations!
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Last week we got our first look at the Tamashii Mexico Exhibition exclusive S.H. Figuarts Son Goku. This is the non Super Saiyan Goku mold with a new “angry” face and the “Go” Kaji on his outfit. Additional pictures have surfaced over on a Chinese blog which shows off the figure in detail. Check them out after the break at hit the site for even more!
Well, this is cool and rare – Bandai / Tamashii Nations will be producing a limited run of the S.H. Figuarts Son Goku (non Super Saiyan) figure for the Tamashii Mexico Exhibition. The figure will only be available at the show which takes place on June 6th and 7th in Juarez Mexico, more details will come on May 25th. It will be limited in numbers and not distributed nation (or world) wide after the show. The exclusive differences include the “Go” Kanji writing on the gi, and a new face expression. Cost is 650 MXN (about 43 bucks). Check out the pics after the break, and hit Tamashii-Mexico for full details (in Spanish).
Over the weekend, Bluefin revealed the North American release dates for some upcoming Tamashii Nations items. These include some new style figure stands and effects pieces. You can use these, mainly, with an assortment of SH Figuarts to allow for cool poses and action setups. Included are the following:
- Tamashii Effect: Thunder Blue
- Tamashii Effect: Thunder Yellow
- Tamashii Stage: Act Combination (Clear)
- Tamashii Stage: Act Combination (Black)
Check out the photos and more info by reading on.
Not that we didn’t expect it, but we now have official word on the next Dragon Ball Z SH Figuarts release. Bluefin Tamashii Nations has announced that the Ultimate Son Gohan figure will hit North America in October at a price of $35.99. We’ve been tracking this figure for some time, and it’s nice to finally know when fans will have a chance to own the figure. Here’s a bit more info from Tamashii Nations:
Make your S.H.Figuarts DBZ collection the ultimate collection with this new addition from Tamashii Nations! Ultimate Son Gohan appears as he does in the Buu Saga, clad in the familiar orange and blue gi worn by his father. Pose the teenage Gohan with the included ball of energy effect part and recreate scenes from the anime! Set includes a special stage and jointed support part for the energy effect, interchangeable face parts, interchangeable hands (x8), and figure display stand.
You can see some photos by reading on.
Tamashii Nations has posted up some official photos and info for their newly reveals S.H. Figuarts Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace – Darth Maul Figure. The figure will include both his double Lightsaber as well as a single edged Lightsaber. Darth Maul will also include two interchangeable heads, offering different expressions for display. It’s scheduled for release in September at a price of 5,940 Yen (about %50 USD).
You can see all of the new photos by reading on.
Tamashii Nations has revealed two new S.H. Figuarts Super Mario items. These Tamashii Web Shop Exclusives are due out in September. They include:
The Fire Mario includes a repainted Mario figure, a Fire Flower, interchangeable hands, a Fireball accessory and a figure stand. Play Set D includes a Koopa Troopa, a Bullet Bill, a Boo, a Goomba and a figure stand.
Read on to see all of the photos.
It’s been a hard wait for the official US release of Android 16, but he has finally arrived and is ready for battle! Android 16 is the 19th figure in the S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z line and completes Dr. Gero’s creations (Cell, Android 17 and 18). Standing taller than the average figure, he is in scale with his fellow Androids and fits perfectly in the existing line up. We’ve done up a session with him, read on to check out 60 shots courtesy of site sponsor Entertainment Earth!
Who is the next addition to the Star Wars SH Figuarts lineup? None other than Darth Maul! Image comes from the Cybergundam Facebook page. Read on to check out SH Figuarts Darth Maul!
Tag Hobby has added even more photos. They give us a great look at Darth Maul and Luke Skywalker. Check them out after the jump.
Tag Hobby has posted a new magazine scan which reveals SH Figuarts Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Goku & SH Figuarts Golden Frieza from the recent Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F movie! Both are TamashiiWeb exclusives in Japan, retailing for 4,536 yen each and planned for release in October. No word on if Bluefin Tamashii Nations USA will be bringing these stateside but stay tuned!
Forum member Tiberius pointed us to better images from the Dragon Ball S.H.Figuarts Facebook Page.
Read on to check them out!