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S.H. Figuarts Sailor Venus coming back at ya

In case you missed it the first time, Bandai will be restocking their S.H. Figuarts Sailor Venus figure. The pvc figure stands at 140 mm (aprox. 5 1/2 inches) and is fully poseable. The Guardian of Love comes with 3 different faces: a close...

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Nendoroid Link: The Wind Waker Re-Release

If you weren't able to snag Nendo Link when he was first released in Fall of 2014, there's good news! The Wind Waker adventurer will be re-released in June of this year with pre-orders already underway. Good Smile Company's version of the s...

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Alter's Asuka Jersey Version sees re-release

Who doesn't like getting a second chance on cool items? Especially ones with high praise. So maybe you read the Tomopop review, and decided to go for one and were too late. Alter has come through! Asuka gets a re-release. And hey, in the ti...

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Kotobukiya's iconic Holo gets a fourth re-release

Kotobukiya's beautiful version of Spice & Wolf's Holo has become a trademark figure for the company. First released in 2008, she's undergone two subsequent re-releases, most recently in 2011. Now she's back for a near unprecedented four...

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S.H. Figuarts Sailor Moon is getting a re-release

S.H. Figuarts Sailor Moon was certainly one of the more eagerly anticipated figures of last year, causing a pretty mad pre-order scramble that you don't see too often. It was worth the hassle too as Natalie discovered in her review. Now tho...

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Pre-orders are up for Good Smile's Shinobu re-release

As we talked about yesterday, the fact that Good Smile Company is re-releasing their lovely Shinobu Oshino from the Monogatari series is fantastic news for collectors, since it allows fans to get their hands on a figure that's become r...

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Doughnut miss Good Smile Company's Shinobu re-release

It's been more than two years since we originally had a chance to pre-order Good Smile Company's rather adorable take on the Monogatari series's resident vampire loli, Shinobu Oshino. As with all things Monogatari she was a big hi...

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Funko reveals Disney Pop! Wreck-It Ralph figures, more

[update: I've learned that the original WIR releases were limited, but popular enough to merit a wide re-release. Along with having an opportunity to get the rest of the WIR crew for your collection more easily, you'll be able to get the br...

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Kotobukiya's Taiga returns for a second last episode

I'm always thrilled when older figures get re-releases, particularly when the figures themselves are excellent. That's certainly the case here, as Kotobukiya have revealed they'll be giving collectors a second chance to grab their lovely 'L...

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Beware the power of Steins;Gate's Alpaca Man

In today's installment of "Wait, they actually made this into a resin kit?", we have a re-release from resin kit maker World Scope, featuring Alpaca Man and his boss, Alpaca Commander. The duo hail from Steins;Gate: Linear Bounded Phen...

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Renew your contract with Madoka and Mami

Good Smile Company isn't ready to stop riding that Madoka Magica train yet,as they've just put two of their popular 1/8 versions of the magical girls up for re-release. Coming your way again will be adorable protagonist Madoka Kaname and th...

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Alter's Dizzy returns for pre-orders

Since her initial release back in April 2011 Alter's rendition of Dizzy from Guilty Gear has become one of their most famous and beloved figures, a legendary release from a legendary company. Already re-released once in 2012, she remai...

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Martin Hsu unveils San Diego Comic Con plans

If your SDCC plans involve making a stop at Martin Hsu's booth #4531 (and really, they should), you have got quite a few things to look forward to. For starters, the last 5 pieces of the Wingrow Gallery colorway (US$85 each) of Ma...

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figma Link and figma Samus now available everywhere

Ever since Link and Samus popped up for pre-orders at Big Bad Toy Store we've been wondering why they haven't appeared on other sites. Wonder no more however as all the big hitters now have the pair up for pre-order. We've got them listed b...

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[NSFW] Lechery's Miyu returns, forgot her uniform again

Lechery's blog announced the re-release of their ER Nurse Miyu figure. I'm not sure what medical condition she's equipped to look at, though. Well, that's not true. I have a pretty good idea, and late night commercials sometimes offer the c...

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Kaitendoh's Messenger Girl rides again

Kaitendoh's Messenger Girl was released about a year ago, but she's not done with her rounds yet. And apparently, she's got a twin. Atomic Bom's sculpt is back with both a re-release of the original figure and a new recolored version in ora...

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Revoltech Yotsuba and Danboard return once more

Anybody who has a beating heart loves Yotsuba&! and that's the truth. It's backed up by the fact that Kaiyodo's Revoltech versions of Yotsuba and her famous cardboard robot friend Danboard remain hugely popular, inspiring legions of pho...


[UPDATED] Max Factory's Zero Suit Samus may be back, too

[Update: Pre-orders have also opened at Anime Island, making it look pretty likely this re-issue is legitimate. Link added below] Martin already posted about the figma Link and Samus news earlier today, but they're not the only tw...


[UPDATED] figma Link and figma Samus return this winter

[Update: They've also been listed over at Anime Island, so it looks like this re-issue is definitely happening. Pre-order links added below] It's no secret that Max Factory's recent line of Nintendo figmas has been wildly popular, and both ...


A second chance to grab Sentinel's duo of Cantis

By this point Sentinel have carved out a reputation for producing some of the very best poseable toys around. Unfortunately, they've also carved out a reputation for being expensive and selling out impossibly fast. We can't do much about th...


Alter's Black Hanekawa returns

Missed Alter's Black Hanekawa figure when she was up for pre-order before? Lucky you; she's getting a re-release this August. The 1/7-scale figure was reviewed by Emily more than a year ago, but Bakemonogatari is still popular enough appare...

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Chara-Ani piles on the Index with two re-releases

With the To Aru Majutsu no Index movie packing out cinemas, it's good times for the franchise and the perfect opportunity for Chara-Ani to release an upgraded set of its Toy's Works' super deformed trading figures.  The new varian...


This fabulous Yui Takamura figure is being re-released

Yeah sure, Kotobukiya's been making the Muv-Luv girls in their skin-tight suits as of late. Yui got that treatment not long ago. But remember when they put her in a more elegant outfit? I find that version much sexier than even the tightest...


Order re-released G.E.M. Edward Elric at Hobby Search

Brian found something interesting yesterday while looking through merchandise for us to write about. It seems Hobby Search has posted a pre-order for a re-released G.E.M. Series figure of the famous Edward Elric from Full Metal Alchemi...


Kagamine twins scaled figures will see a GSC re-release

[update: Pre-order information added to the bottom of this post] Very high on my short list of grail figures are the Rin and Len Kagamine scaled figures that Good Smile Company released back in 2009, and thanks to high ranking in polls, the...


A second chance at owning Medicom's Frankenweenie plushes

Entertainment Earth has quite the Christmas gift for those who missed out on Medicom's Frankenweenie plushes the first time around (I remember more than a few of you were upset about not getting Mr. Whiskers). Both the large sizes and masco...


The Transformers Holy Grail, Fortress Maximus returns

Ask most Transformers collectors what the one figure is that they would love to have in their collection, but could never afford is and they'll likely answer Fortress Maximus. I know, I'm one of them. The after market is insa...


Good Smile's World is Mine Miku returns for an encore

The latest figure to be targeted by the Good Smile Company re-release initiative is an oldie but a goodie: the brown-framed World is Mine Miku from all the way back in 2009! This is the exact same figure as before, complete with frame so yo...


Squeeze Griffon's Choun Shiryu into your collection

China dress, qipao, cheongsam -- call it whatever you want, but there's no denying they look bangin' on the right kind of women, especially if they happen to be a size or two too small. Enter Griffon Enterprises' Choun Shiryu, who look...


Good Smile Company announce some re-releases

As a part of their 10th anniversary shindig, Good Smile Company have announced two Nendoroid and one scaled release. Miku (Hachune ver. - reviewed) and Makise Kurisu (White Coat ver.; Steins;Gate) are the two Nendoroids that are getting ano...


Alter's Momohime returns with a re-release

If there's one figure that got universal love for her beauty, it was Alter's Momohime (reviewed), released back in 2010. In fact, she was so beautiful, we shot her two more times just for good measure. Needless to say, we're excited to anno...


Catch the Araragi clan and a Dog Days girl for pre-order

Besides that FamilyMart Wild Tiger figure that Yami was talking about, tonight's pre-orders include the adorasome Ricotta Elmar (recently previewed by Mikatan; ¥3,600 for November) of Dog Days fame, and figma Tsukihi Araragi (previewed ...


Brace yourself for more GSC re-releases

After Shiki and Saber Lion, Good Smile Company & Max Factory are back with more re-releases! If you've seen the results of their 10th anniversary poll, then you'll be sure to recognize some of these returning favourites. First up is&nbs...


Saber is not done with the beach just yet

For many of you, the summer heat has been pretty harsh in recent weeks. Asides from free air conditioning, the best thing to beat the heat is to kick off as much clothes as you can legally get away with and hit the Beach. I get the feeling ...


Good Smile offers up two re-releases and Tomo Asama

It's been a busy day for pre-orders, because Good Smile just offered up three of them! First, from Horizon on the Middle of Nowhere comes Max Factory's 1/7-scale Tomo Asama. Yes, you can either pose her with her bow or a bundled-up Tor...


Kingdom Hearts Wonder Meow plush getting a re-release

If you missed out on the adorable Wonder Meow (also known as Wonder Nyan and Meow Wow) from the upcoming game, Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance, you may be in luck. The roly-poly plush is scheduled for a re-release in late July and ...


The original Vocaloid Nendoroids ride again

Even though Miku has had plenty of releases and incarnations and the twins got their Cheerful Japan versions, it looks like the original Nendoroids are going to have another release this coming July. It was announced on the down-low, but Ne...


Tales of Vesperia's Yuri plush gets a re-release

Tales fans are in luck because not only is the Flynn Scifo figure seeing a re-release but so is the plush of Yuri Lowel, brought to us by Gift and Alter. The poseable plush of the hero from Tales of Vesperia will be shipping ...


ALTAiR re-releases Flynn Scifo from Tales of Vesperia

Just in case you missed this pretty knight in shining armor, Alter is now re-releasing their excellent Flynn Scifo from Tales of Vesperia. So if you own a Yuri Lowel and would like to see him linked at his base (ahem) with Flynn now is your...


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