Tag: Japan


by Daniel Pickett
October 21, 2015
POP! Anime: Dorameon The iconic Doraemon is coming to the world of Pop! Doraemon is a robotic cat that hails from the 22nd century and becomes the helpful companion to Nobita Nobi! As one of the world’s most popular children’s cartoons, Doraemon is a must-have!   Available in November!   POP! Rocks: Babymetal Pop! Rocks now…


by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2015
DSWcabi_final_1107GT_HiRez Experience the Star Wars Universe! Star Wars™: Battle Pod™ Home Version Confirmed for US/EU/JP A Special Premium Edition will also be Available for the Most Serious Star Wars™ Fans   Tokyo Japan, (May 26, 2015) – Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. announced today that it will release a home version of the aerial battle arcade hit,…


by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2015
MarvelCollectCorpsInterShip1 Funko is excited to announce that Marvel Collector Corps is now shipping internationally. In addition to the United States and Canada, Marvel Collector Corps now ships to the following countries: Mexico, Great Britain, Germany, France, Japan, Italy, Spain, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Argentina, China, India, Thailand, South Africa, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Sweden, and Norway.  …


by Daniel Pickett
February 18, 2015
VIZmediaLogo Japan’s Most Famous Superhero Returns In A Sleek New Original Manga Series Inspired By The Classic Japanese Sci-Fi Action TV Show And Updated For A New Generation Of Fans   San Francisco, CA, February 18, 2015 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, brings…


by Daniel Pickett
January 29, 2015
MezcoGigantorAnnounce1 New York- He’s made of steel, has a rocket-powered backpack, a pointy nose, eyes that never move, and incredible strength. He is Gigantor, and he is the latest addition to the Mezco Toyz lineup. Originally developed as a weapon of war, Gigantor was later reprogrammed to act as a guardian of peace. Gigantor battles crime around the…


by AFi Admin
April 24, 2014
Exogenesis ~Perils of Rebirth~ is a post-apocalyptic adventure/visual novel hybrid inspired by Ace Attorney and Zero Escape games. It combines the point-and-click gameplay of adventure games with the heavy focus on storytelling found in visual novels. Set in post-apocalyptic Japan, the story of Exogenesis is about former wasteland treasure hunter Yu Sayashi who’s on a…


by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2014
(BALTIMORE,MD) – (February 3, 2014)- See the good and evil sides of Superman with Wave 2 of MEDICOM TOY’s DC Sofubi figures. Available now for pre-order through PREVIEWS February catalog, Superman fans can only get these exclusive items from their local comic shop when they hit shelves in July 2014. The DC Heroes Sofubi Superman…


by Daniel Pickett
October 21, 2013
Sofubi Batman and Joker get first treatment in new line of figures from Japan (BALTIMORE,MD) – (September 26, 2013)- Premiering in the Diamond Comic Distributor’s October PREVIEWS catalog is a new line of exclusive collectible, soft vinyl figures, known in Japan as Sofubi. The first Sofubi items from Medicom Toy and sculpted by Bear Model, feature…


by Daniel Pickett
March 21, 2013
bunya3-500x725.jpg Skeleton Key Figures is a production house specializing in the creation of highly detailed action figures and collectable statues based in Osaka, Japan. Established in 2011, we aim to produce premium quality limited edition figures. All our figures are resin cast and hand painted in Japan. Shuonan is our series of five Yurei or Japanese…


by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2011
Last March, Japan experienced one of the most overwhelming national tragedies on record.  In addition to the irreparable loss of life, the overall damage costs exceed $300 billion, marking the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami as the most costly natural disaster in the history of the world.  As such, many businesses and organizations across the world…


by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2011
Deady is Back and Big in Japan! Toy2R proudly announces the development of the next artist 5" Mini Qee – Deady by Voltaire. A long time supporter of Toy2R, Voltaire has created this new design that fits the new 5" Mini Qee format perfectly and will please Deady collectors across the globe. Fans will be…


by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2011
 As a community, toy collectors are known for being a particularly vocal bunch.  When images of Michael Bay’s Transformers movie first surfaced a few years ago, outrage at one Transformers news site was so fierce regarding the signature look of the main Villian Megatron, that ultimately Bay was convinced to change the iconic character to…