Dengeki Bunko

Bring the fight to life with Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax prize figures

Based on the hit fighting game that'll probably never be released here
Oct 05
Japanese publishers love their crossover fighting games. Just in recent years we've seen games like Aquapazza: Aquaplus Dream Match merging characters from various Aquaplus visual novels and games and J-Stars Victory Vs ... read
Wonder Festival Griffon

Wonder Festival 2014 Winter: Griffon Enterprises Roundup

Easily one of the most impressive displays at Wonder Festival
Feb 11
Griffon brought their A-game to Wonder Festival this past weekend. They had a very impressive number of figures on display, both new and old. They displayed several previously announced figures for the first time from their v... read
GSC Delays

GSC announces a raft of delays for September

Isn't this like the millionth time Bayonetta has been delayed?
Sep 17
By now, Good Smile Company's monthly release schedule post has become a regular source of frustration as the firm announces which figures will miss their shipping dates. This month is no different, except maybe for a higher t... read

Kuroyukihime bares all in a new pre-order

Chara-Ani 1/10 Scale
Jul 26
Accel World's "Madame Butterfly" Kuroyukihime has been the subject of more than a few rather naughty figures, and it looks like the streak isn't stopping anytime soon thanks to the capable hands of Chara-Ani's sculptors. Cast... read

Bend over backwards to grab a new Kuroyukihime

Chara-Ani 1/10 Scale
Jun 26
Despite the end of the Accel World anime, the allure of the mysterious Kuroyukihime continues to hold fans in its grasp. We've already seen quite a few lovely figures, and now Chara-Ani is stepping up with their own take on t... read

GSC's Kuroyukihime now available for pre-orders

Link yourself to your favourite retailer
Apr 30
In her preview of Kuroyukihime the other day Mikatan promised us she'd be up for orders on the 30th, and true to their word stores everywhere are now carrying links for the lovely butterfly girl. I worried in my previous post... read
GSC's rendition up for pre-order soon
There's a lot of Kuroyukihime going around at the moment! While she's not yet reached Nanoha levels of saturation, a ton of different companies have either released figures of her or have them in the works. Even Good Smile Co... read feature

Embrace pre-ordering this lovely Kuroyukihime

Max Factory - 1/7 Scale
Mar 28
It's been a long time since we first saw Max Factory's dangerous new Kuroyukihime bust way back during Aki no Saiten last Fall. The long wait is over however, and she and Black Lotus are now available for pre-orders! My near-... read
Love the details.
Thanks to Ameba's Figma blog we are able to bring you a preview of Max Factory's latest Figma of Kuroyukihime hailing from Accel World. I have to admit I have not seen Accel World however I have been interested in the de... read feature

Sponsored by HobbyLink Japan
On my incredibly large list of shows that I plan to watch is Accel World, a seinen anime about a unpopular guy that decides to help out a girl in a game involving a highly-evolved form of the Internet. The concept is pretty i... read feature

It's prize figures aplenty in the latest magazine scans

Banpresto, FuRyu, and Sega prize show off their latest cute moe girl figures in these new scans.
Nov 23
This time around from the wonderful world of magazine scans we get some serious offerings from the big three in the realm of prize figures: Banpresto, FuRyu, and Sega Prize. All three look to be bringing their A-game, gi... read

Miyazawa Model Exhibition: Cospa, Banpresto and the rest

PLUM, Kaitendoh, Ken Elephant/Kaiyodo and Chara Ani also featured
Nov 09
As the cap on our Miyazawa Model Exhibition coverage, there's a few more companies whose wares we've rounded up into one big post. The Ken Elephant booth was chock full of Kaiyodo's Revoltech figures, including the prototype ... read

30th Prize Fair: Sega Prize

YuruYuri, Accel World, OreImo, and even Kaito Kid show up from the game company that's also prize figure maker.
Nov 07
What's a Prize Fair without the company that has it in their name? Sega Prize attended the 30th Prize Fair with their assortment of prize figures from an array of anime titles that may interest some folks. The one that immedi... read

Miyazawa Model Exhibition: Kotobukiya

Plamo, PVC, and whatever else you like
Nov 07
Kotobukiya had a diverse array of products on display at the Miyazawa Model Exhibition. You can see some of their character model kits, such as the Combat-san Rookie, Yotsuba&!'s Danbo (and miniature version) and Yotsuba,... read

Good Smile kick off the Miyazawa Model Exhibition

Tweets directly from event by Mikatan show off the latest figures from Good Smile Company.
Nov 05
Are you business interested in the latest products coming down the line that you can stock in your retail establishment? No? Well, pretend you are as Good Smile Company kicks things off with the latest Miyazawa Model Exhibiti... read

Azone bring wings and all for Accel World's Kuroyukihime

Azone International brings the beautiful butterfly to the Pure Neemo Character Series.
Nov 01
There's no doubt why figure makers are cashing in on the avatar of Kuroyukihime from Accel World. ...okay, well, probably because she's the heroine of the title but it certainly also has to be because of how beautfiul her ava... read

Eva, Kamen Rider, and more Bandai at Dengeki Festival

Tiger & Bunny, Kamen Rider, Evangelion, and others also coming later from Bandai.
Oct 22
We've already seen quite a bit from Bandai at the Dengeki 20th Anniversary Festival with series like Durarara!, Senran Kagura, and Strike Witches getting figures. With the number of properties Bandai produces for, of course t... read

Furyu has more for you than the usual at Dengeki Festival

Toradora, Angel Beats!, anim.o.v.e, and Little Busters are covered by Furyu for prize figures.
Oct 22
I know you're happy to get your fill of Sword Art Online and Hidamari Sketch x Honeycomb figures but certainly you're reaching your limit? If you are, luckily Furyu displayed prize figures at the Dengeki 2... read

Dengeki Festival 2012: Sega-Prize

Online games, school hijinks, and food fights highlight new offerings
Oct 21
No real surprises from Sega-Prize at Dengeki Festival, much of what was shown is due within the next month or so, but it's hard to complain about getting new looks at some great upcoming figures! More than anything shown... read

Dengeki Festival has Beach Queens competing for the crown

A slew of new ladies from Wave Corporation hit the beach later in 2013
Oct 19
The Dengeki 20th Anniversary Festival continues with more new figures to check out. We've already seen Good Smile Company and Max Factory show off their wears. Now it's time for Wave Corporation to show off their 1/10-scale B... read

Kotobukiya Hobby Exhibition reveals many new PVC figures

Sword Art Online and more from OreImo, Muv-Luv, the iDOLM@STER, and the Shining series
Oct 11
Kotobukiya earlier this week teased some upcoming products for their Hobby Exhibiition event in Akihabara. The event has come and the figures have been revealed though the super sleuths of the internet knew very much what was... read
Most of it is what we've already seen ... so far
As some of you remember, Good Smile Company will be attending their first U.S. event when they show up at New York Comic Con starting Thursday. So what's Good Smile officially announced they're bringing? The list goes as... read feature

The Accel World and Sword Art Online goodies keep coming out of Aki no Saiten with some fantastic pieces that will suit all your cosplay needs! Whether you're ready for the VR experience or want a little augmented reality thr... read feature

Wow. Honestly I could just say that and be done with all that needs said about this post. We've seen a few Kuroyukihimes from Accel World popping up here and there, but a normal figure is not good enough for Max Factory, no s... read feature

Cuddle up with Kuroyukihime pre-orders!

Sep 27
Oh, Kuroyukihime. Is there any character in recent memory I love as much? No, no there is not! I've been waiting eagerly to see her given the inevitable PVC treatment, though previous examples have not been the most exciting ... read

Kotobukiya's Kuroyukihime shows up in this month's scans

Definitely looks good in color
Sep 23
Accel World's Kuroyukihime has gotten a few figures, but I think the design's nice enough that I don't mind seeing her pop up every once in a while. Kotobukiya's treatment showed up painted in this month's magazine scans, and... read

C3 x Chara Hobby 2012: Dengeki shares its exclusives!

Aug 27
Dengeki Hobby took Chara Hobby as a chance to show off the various exclusives they will be offering to buyers over the coming months and some are real doozies! We've already seen the beach queens but we now have shots of Jizu... read

C3 x Chara Hobby 2012: Banpresto brings the Macross Goods

Aug 27
Banpresto really took quite a bit onto the Stage at Chara Hobby. We've already seen their offerings for Madoka Magica and Fate\Zero and now, they want everyone to LISTEN TO HER SONG!!!! Admittedly, I've never been a fan of Ne... read

Dengekiya exclusive Kuroyukihime figma hits pre-order

Aug 23
Hey, remember that kinda unusual figma of Kuroyukihime (Accel Assault Ver.) from AccelWorld that turned out to be a Dengekiya exclusive? Well it's finally gone up for pre-order! I say "finally", but in truth it's been up for ... read

Take a closer look at the Kotobukiya Kuroyukihime!

Aug 18
I may have been giving some flack to Accel World due to the sheer number of figures it has been receiving (something which I suspect Sword Art Online to be rivalling very soon!) but that's mostly due to the fact that all we h... read

Wonder Festival 2012 Summer: Azone

Jul 30
This is a quick and easy gallery to enjoy, since we're just looking at three dolls in our highlights. First up is Rinne No Lagrange's Kyouno Madoka in a track suit as a PureNeemo doll with some goofy hairdos and a determined ... read

Wonder Festival 2012 Summer: Kotobukiya

Jul 29
Sure, we've gotten some big announcements from Kotobukiya so far, but there's much more in store from the Japanese figure maker. Beyond Co-poche and the previously revealed Dark Magician, Kotobukiya had to offer: Oreimo... read

Wonder Festival 2012 Summer: figma start the madness

Jul 28
WonFes is finally underway, so with that comes the infux of new products. First up to go through the networks are a batch of five brand-new figma prototypes. This is just the tip of the iceberg, so let's just go ahead an... read

Pre-order this beach-ready Kuroyukihime

Jul 23
Finally, a proper Kuroyukihime figure! While we've seen Accel World's lovely and alluring lady in figma and Nendoroid form, I do believe this is the first more "standard" release she's been given. I'm still eagerly awaiting t... read

This month's hobby scans show off new prize figures

Jul 23
I always love looking at the stuff coming out from Banpresto, Ichiban Kuji and SEGA prize. This month, we've got some Fate/Zero, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, OreImo (September release), Accel World (also September), K-On! (the ... read

More figma in this month's scans to pad out your 2012

Jul 23
It's yet another round of brand-new figma in this month's hobby scans. Coming from the pages of Dengeki Hobby and Hobby Japan are a set of four ladies. There's nothing to far flung out from left field for those hoping for sur... read

Last night's pre-orders don't care if you're at SDCC

Jul 13
The world keeps turning even though most of us are paying attention to the big event at San Diego, so here's a quick post on last night's pre-order highlights! Wave added two Beach Queens figures to their arsenal, Muginami fr... read

figma Scarlet Rain of Accel World gets a preview

Jul 10
Accel World has been big with just about everything. figma, S.H. Figuarts, and even plamo have all seen their share of Silver Crow and Black Lotus, but now it's time for someone else. Figma will take the first step in this en... read

Kuroyukihime figma flies from its cocoon

Jun 15
Alright! We've covered Silver Crow, we've covered Black Lotus, we've even covered Kuroyukihime's Nendoroid version. But where's the real Kuroyukihime? Come November, we'll finally find out! Accel World's outstanding leading l... read

Yet another Accel World figure looms on the horizon

Jun 12
Are you sick of the endless announcements of Accel World figures yet? Well, Max Factory really hopes not because they're readying yet another figma over to the ever growing list of figures from the series. Saturation? What's ... read

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