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9:00 AM on 03.06.2014

Kaiyodo's Hyper Sofubi Ultraman is a big, big deal

You ever look at your shelf and think there's something a little off about your Kamen Rider being the same height as your Ultraman? Kaiyodo's new Hyper Sofubi Ultraman is just the thing to correct that little annoyance. Made ...

Jeremy Emerje Crocker


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Hironobu Sakaguchi Reflection: Past, Present, Future of RPGs

The father of Final Fantasy, Hironobu Sakaguchi, has announced his PAX Prime 2014 panel where he will discuss his history developing role-playing games, along with revealing more about his new RPG, Terra Battle. Find out more info at PAX Prime website.




9:00 PM on 01.16.2014

Witness toy history with this 1983 Tokyo Toy Show video

There are a lot of retro nostalgia toy videos on YouTube; mostly retrospects and individuals gushing about their favorite figures. So rare is it for a video to surface that takes a slice right out of time, and even more-so wh...

Jeremy Emerje Crocker

1:00 PM on 09.02.2013

Bluefin bringing over Bandai's Ultraman figures

Ultraman fans, rejoice: Bluefin has just announced on Facebook that they'll be bringing over Bandai's Ultraman figures to North America! Like their other releases, I'm expecting these will be on Amazon and other North America...

Brian Szabelski

3:00 PM on 08.30.2013

Get your hands on the sexier side of kaiju with Eleking

Sexying things up is always an endeavor I can get behind, and so it goes with Plex's interesting "Ultra Monster Personification Project", turning giant rubber suited kaiju into adorable and sexy ladies. Shown here is the once...

Emily Smalara

10:00 PM on 02.01.2013

Here's what Japanese action heroes look like in moe poses

If you've ever wanted to turn the tables on masculine hero figures and make them do girly poses, then this gallery is for you. Figure.fm user bakAnki decided to shoot a set of photos using Ultraman, Kamen Rider, and other mal...

Tianxiao Ma

7:00 PM on 10.01.2012

Bandai's mecha teases are now up for your pre-order needs

Remember all of those fun robots I described over the weekend? If you liked them, there's good news in store for you! All of them are now available for pre-order and are all still available. Except the RD ZZ Gundam. Honestly ...

Andres Cerrato

9:00 AM on 09.29.2012

Start your new year with plenty of new mecha from Bandai

With your holidays possibly being celebrated in the exchange of gifts, you might want to start exchanging things for extra cash with what Bandai has planned for January releases. Across all of their lines of action figures, y...

Andres Cerrato

5:00 PM on 07.23.2012

All other things mecha and toku in this month's scans

If you were waiting for some more from this month's hobby scans that aren't related to Gundam, this is your spot landing. The usual stars are here, so there's a few new Kamen Rider, Code Geass, Godzilla, etc. One series that ...

Andres Cerrato

10:00 AM on 05.16.2012

Reserve or Regret? Import round up for May 16, 2012

Stuff went up for pre-order. Nice stuff. Cute stuff. Strange stuff. Stuff stuff. Maybe there's something that interests you. Maybe not. That is why this daily feature exists, to let you know what stuff there is to pre-order s...

Jonathan Tubbs

10:00 AM on 04.04.2012

Reserve or Regret? Import round up for April 3, 2012

Welcome to the sold out edition of Reserve or Regret! Oh no. Not this feature. At least not until a good enough offer comes along. I'm talking about the usual madness that is almost any Bandai product because they have yet to...

Jonathan Tubbs

6:00 PM on 11.24.2011

Tamashii Nation Winter '11: MonsterArts, Ultra-Act + more

We're nearing the end of the highlights from today's event, but before we go, there's the matter of 3 lines; S.H. Monster Arts, Ultra-Act and the Saint Seiya Myth Cloth. I've yet to collect any of these lines, but Bandai'll b...

Andres Cerrato