Tag: Bandai


by Daniel Pickett
November 30, 2016
Cyber Monday Ends Tonight Our Cyber Monday Sale features deals on Marvel, Transformers, DC, and more! Fans and collectors alike can enjoy deep discounts for a limited time on in-stock items. ONE:12 COLLECTIVE SPIDER-MAN Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man swings into the One:12 Collective! Assembled on an all new body developed specifically for this figure, Spider-Man…


by Daniel Pickett
November 29, 2016
a-wing-starfighter-2 First Kits Set Debut This Month!   Anaheim, CA, November 29, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, expands its relationship with Bandai Hobby to include distribution of Bandai’s line of Star Wars Scale Vehicle Models. Bandai Hobby is renowned for its…


by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2016
Bandai Toy Story Chogokin Separates Amazing New Releases From World’s Leading Toy Company Based On Memorable Lead Characters From The Classic Disney/Pixar Animated Film That Combine To Form Giant Super Robots   Anaheim, CA, August 17, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, prepares an extraordinary release…


by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2016
Godzilla 1995 1199 Image 3 Leading Collectibles Distributor Exclusively Presents Bandai’s Gigantic Series Godzilla 1995 Which Depicts The World’s Most Famous Dinosaur Just Before Meltdown From The Godzilla vs. Destroyah Film   Anaheim, CA, July 12, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, announces its participation at…


by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2016
goku_3 Leading Japanese Collectibles Distributor Returns To The Nation’s Biggest Anime Fan Convention With Upcoming New Dragon Ball Figures And A Wide Array Of New Gundam Model Kits Available Now!   Anaheim, CA, June 24, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, has announced a colorful collection…


by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2016
ThunderCats Fall 2012 Product.pptx We are coming to the end of our Thunderweek reveals of Bandai’s “lost year” of ThunderCats product.  I know this posting is a little late.  I’m actually going to split this last post into two posts so that I can get this half posted today.   Today we are going to look at the vehicles that…


by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2016
thundercats_logo_new1 Welcome back to Thunderweek on AFi.   Thank you all for your patience with me having to split up the reveals. We are looking at Bandai’s canceled second year of Thundercats products that would have been released in 2012 had the animated series gone forward with a second season. If you missed any of the previous…


by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2016
thundercats_logo_new2.jpg Welcome back to Day 3 of THUNDERWEEK where we are taking a look at the lost year of Bandai America’s ThunderCats products that would have been released back in 2012 if the show and the line had not been cancelled.  If you missed any of the previous installments you can go back and check out…


by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2016
thundercats_logo_new2.jpg Welcome to AFi’s THUNDER WEEK where we are, for the first time anywhere revealing a years worth of unproduced ThunderCats products from Bandai America.   If you missed the previous installments you can read the Day 0 Sneak Peek and the Day 1 reveals at the previous links and also catch up on the story so…


by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2016
thundercats_logo_new2.jpg Back in 2009 Warner Brothers Animation and Studio 4°C Animation started development on a revamped and revived Thundercats animated series.  This new series launched with an hour long special in July 2011 on the Cartoon Network.   The series was very well received by critics and fans.   I’m sure not everyone loved it, but it was…


by Daniel Pickett
May 27, 2016
ThunderCats-Fall-2012-Product-1 We have a special week planned for you all of you AFi readers next week… it’s a little later than I had originally planned, but better late than never!   I wanted to post this scoop last month as part of our 11th anniversary, but there was so much other news and reveals that week…


by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2016
GBWC Winner 2015 Another lLate Night (1) Annual International Contest Held In 13 Countries Determines The World’s Best Gundam Model Builder; Official GunPla Distributor Bluefin Will Hold U.S. Regional Qualifying Rounds At Major Fan Conventions Throughout 2016   Irvine, CA, May 16, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, has announced details for…


by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2016
BBTSLogo ————– ————– ONE:12 COLLECTIVE CAPTAIN AMERICA Fighting for the red, white, and blue for over 60 years, Captain America is the living, breathing symbol of freedom and liberty. Meticulously developed to capture Captain America’s modern heroic look, this One:12 Collective figure is the first in Mezco’s Marvel Universe line up. Featuring over 32 points of…


by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2016
BBTSLogo ————– ————– ONE:12 COLLECTIVE BATMAN V SUPERMAN Built on a newly designed One:12 Collective body, Superman features over 38 points of articulation and is outfitted in an amazingly detailed and accurate costume to capture the likeness of Henry Cavill as Superman; and Batman features over 44 points of articulation and is outfitted in a highly…


by Daniel Pickett
January 29, 2016
My_Friend_Dory   GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney Consumer Products and Bandai today unveiled the new global product lineup celebrating Disney∙Pixar’s Finding Dory, debuting theatrically in the U.S. on June 17, 2016. Taking inspiration from the loveable storyline in the film, Bandai has innovatively translated the timeless characters to engaging play experiences for families. “With the beloved characters from…


by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2016
NEW TAKARA TRANSFORMERS Transformers Unite Warriors UW-07 Bruticus is a combiner consisting of five transforming figures: Blast-off, Onslaught, Swindle, Brawl and Vortex, and he is listed for $134.99! We have also listed eleven new single and multi-pack items in the Transformers Adventure lineup! VIRTUA FIGHTER FIGMA FIGURES From “Virtua Fighter”, the world’s first 3D fighting…


by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2015
MEGA MAN X TAMASHII BUDDIES The Mega Man game series is popular around the world and now you can get Mega Man X and Zero in Tamashii Buddies form! Each figure comes with a special display stand that allows you to stack and show off your Tamashii Buddies collection. The interchangeable backgrounds will bring back…


by Daniel Pickett
November 4, 2015
LOKI PREMIUM FORMAT FIGURE “Kneel before me. I said, KNEEL!” There are no men like him! Perfectly capturing Tom Hiddleston as Thor’s devious brother, the Asgardian god looms tall with his signature curved horns, regal armor, and a magnificent green cape dramatically swept behind him. Believing he is a king by birthright, Loki looks out…


by Cesar Zamora
August 4, 2015
20150731_120215 Today I’ll be looking at the brand new poseable figural model kit by Bandai featuring the powerful Pokémon, MewTwo! This isn’t the first time I review SprüKits, I had  previously taken a crack at Batman and Superman sets I reviewed last year. I wasn’t sure if I would like this type of model kit, not being…


by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2015
Comic Vector Logo In Celebration of Highly Anticipated Con, Company Introduces “Collector Vector,” a New Destination Dedicated to Products for the Mature Collector Community, in All Stores Nationwide and Online at Toysrus.com   Wayne, NJ – June 25, 2015 – Building on its tradition of offering an unbeatable assortment of toys for collectors of all ages, Toys“R”Us today revealed…