Tamashii Nations has announced that pre-orders are going live today for the upcoming Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla (2002) – Soul of Chogokin GX-103 Type-3: Multi-Purpuse-Fighting System Kiryu Figure. The figure stands at 9″ tall. It features a mix of plastic and diecast part. Kiryu includes interchangeable eyes, Type-0 Railguns, two Master Blades, swap out battle damaged parts, a mini Akane Ieshiro figure, light up effects in the head and chest, and a removable backpack. The LED light up effect in the chest changes colors, paying homage to Kiryu’s Absolute Zero attack.
The Soul of Chogokin Kiryu is priced at 35,200 Yen (about $258 USD). It’s due for release in May 2023. You can see additional details and the new photos after the jump.
The mighty Type-3 Kiryu from the 2002 film “Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla” joins the Soul of Chogokin series! Overseen by mechanical designer Shinji Nishikawa, based on a through investigation of all available reference materials, it features faithful proportions and even an illuminating chest and head to put you right in the midst of the action! The chest changes colors to replicate the Absolute Zero attack, and the backpack unit is detachable. The stand is designed to resemble a hangar, and optional damage parts let you replicate your favorite scenes!
Height: Approx. 230 mm
Material: ABS, PVC, Die-cast
– Main body
– Two replacement eye parts
– Back unit
– Type 0 railgun left and right
– Replacement Maser Blade x 2
– Replacement damage reproduction parts (chest, right arm)
– Akane Ieshiro Minifigure
– Post for back unit
– Various suspension joints
– LR41 x 5 (with test battery)