Tag: Bishoujo


by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2016
SV145_HB_scissorhands_1    A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import!  Kotobukiya’s elite Bishoujo Statue line has brought you beautiful characters from all manner of anime series, DC and Marvel comics, Star Wars, video games, and much more.  Recently the series took a totally unique turn, transforming two horror movie icons into pretty girls with Jason Voorhees and Freddy Krueger.  Now…


by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2015
KotoDCBCanary6 A Kotobukiya Japanese import! Kotobukiya proudly presents the next entry in their lineup of Bishoujo statues based on the superheroines and villains of DC Comics with the long-awaited Black Canary! A fierce martial artist who uses an ultrasonic “Canary Cry” in her battle against evil, Dinah Laurel Lance has served alongside the Justice League, Birds…


by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2015
MK172_wasp_0011 Through an unforeseen and tragic alien encounter Janet van Dyne sought to avenge her father’s death with the help of Dr. Henry “Hank” Pym. By taking on the persona of the Wasp Janet became a winged, insect-sized heroine with a mighty sting! MARVEL COMICS WASP BISHOUJO STATUE   Kotobukiya continues their lineup of stylized Bishoujo statues…


by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2015
zatanna_1    A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import!  Continuing the lineup of beautiful bishoujo-inspired statues combining the super heroines and villains of DC Comics with traditional Japanese stylings is a truly magical lady, the sorceress ZATANNA!  Daughter of the famous stage magician Giovanni “John” Zatara, Zatanna debuted in 1964 as a powerful addition to the mystical side of the…


by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2014
KotoSDCC14Psylock1   With an entirely new colorway based on her classic X-Men outfit and a newly sculpted psi-energy field wrapping around her am and katana this rendition of Psylocke is the latest Kotobukiya Bishoujo statue to be offered exclusively to attendees of the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con. Strictly limited to 1500 pieces worldwide this version of…


by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2014
BBTSLogo SERENITY 1/6 SCALE BIG DAMN HEROES FIREFLY FIGURE – MALCOLM REYNOLDS Captain Mal is the first release in this new line of 1/6 scale Firefly / Serenity figures. He comes with a cloth outfit including his Browncoat, his pistol with gun belt and holster, multiple alternate hands and more. This figure is priced at $179.99….


by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
preorders_newsletter.jpg MIRACLE ACTION FIGURE EX – MAFEX – AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 DX SET This deluxe set is specifically made for the U.S. market, and includes all of the items in the regular Japanese release and more, including a backpack, an unmasked head, a manhole cover, web effects, a skateboard, a bullhorn and more. We have this…


by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2013
————– NEW PRE-ORDERS ————– 1:15 KARR WITH LIGHTS AND SOUNDS Diamond Select’s new version of KITT’s nemesis measures 14″ long with lights and sounds, including dialogue.  It is listed at $49.99, $10 off the MSRP. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=DMC12066&mode=retail PSYLOCKE 12″ STATUE – X-FORCE VERSION This X-Men telepath is shown here in her black X-Force costume, with a…


by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2013
————– NEW PRE-ORDERS ————– MP-22 MASTERPIECE ULTRA MAGNUS WITH TRAILER – ‘PERFECT EDITION’ Breaking News from BigBadToyStore – You Heard it Here First! The next release in Takara’s Masterpiece Series will be the MP-22 Masterpiece Ultra Magnus with Trailer – ‘Perfect Edition’!   Ultra Magnus will be based off the updated MP-10 Convoy mold and…


by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2013
bbtslogo18.gif A brand new batch of pro-orders and new arrivals over at BigbadToyStore.com! ————– NEW PRE-ORDERS ————– PORTAL 7″ FIGURES – ATLAS, P-BODY, SET NECA has just announced new 7″ figures of P-Body and Atlas from Portal. Each comes with LED light effects in both themselves and their ASHPD accessories, and we have them listed at…


by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2012
Can you believe it’s that time of year again? With San Diego Comic-Con just around the corner Kotobukiya is excited to offer not one but FOUR extremely limited releases that will be available first to convention attendees.   MARVEL COMICS X-23 X-FORCE VERS. 2012 SDCC EXCLUSIVE Strictly limited to 1000 pieces worldwide, X-23 X-Force edition…


by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2012
A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import!  It’s been a long time coming, but Star Wars is now officially joining Kotobukiya’s lineup of Bishoujo (Japanese for “beautiful girl”) statues!  Get ready to see the lovely ladies of all eras of the ultimate science-fiction powerhouse reimagined like never before.  First up in the new Star Wars series is ace…


by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2012
Once again, Action Figure Xpress will be at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con International in full force with some incredible exclusives!  Come check us out at booth #3345!  Attendees may begin preordering for PICK UP AT THE SHOW now through Friday, July 6. http://www.shopafx.com/20sandicoatp1.html   Masters of the Universe He-Man Power Sword Letter Opener Wield…


by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2012
 The Joker’s ever faithful companion and partner in crime, Harley Quinn is the newest femme fatale to appear in Kotobukiya’s DC Comics Bishoujo statue collection.   A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import!  Coming up next in the DC Comics Bishoujo Collection (combining DC’s super heroines and villains with traditional Japanese stylings) is the fan favorite wacky psychologist turned…


by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2011
(BALTIMORE, MD) — (June 10, 2011) — For this year’s 2011 convention, PREVIEWS, the comic shop’s catalog, is offering several stunning exclusives in advance of this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 20-24) – seven extremely limited items that fans will want at the industry’s biggest pop culture mecca! Attendees are encouraged to drop by…


by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2011
Tokyo, Japan February 4th, 2011 – Kotobukiya is pleased to announce that they will be attending NEW YORK TOY FAIR 2011 from February 13th-16th at the Javits Convention Center. This is our second year displaying at Javits and we’ll be pulling out all the stops to share some of the coolest and hottest new items…