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10:30 PM on 04.10.2014

Here comes the Outer Senshi! S.H. Sailor Saturn is officially on the way

After officially announcing the release of all five S.H. Figuarts Inner Senshi figures, we knew Bandai would start rolling out the Outer Senshi. So after seeing her at Wonder Festival, S.H. Figuarts Sailor Saturn will offici...

Vanessa Cubillo


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5:30 AM on 01.29.2014

Let's-a go with S.H. Figuarts Super Mario

Bluefin Tamashii Nations has just posted a bunch of pictures from the currently running Nuremburg Toy Fair onto their Facebook page, and contained within is the first look at what they were teasing a little while back. It is ...

Martin Siggers

4:24 PM on 01.19.2014

Bluefin posts teaser hinting at possible Mario line

Today on Bluefin Tamashii Nations’ Facebook page they posted a very interesting picture. It was a picture of a Super Mario Coin Block with the hashtag #figuarts. WOW! What? Are we looking at a S.H. Figuarts line? Or m...

Vanessa Cubillo

7:00 PM on 01.09.2014

Bluefin to bring SH Figuarts Dragon Kid to North America

The S.H Figuarts version of Tiger and Bunny's lightning kung fu master, Dragon Kid, was originally made available for pre-order to Asia-based collectors exclusively from the Tamashii Web Shop. North American fans were pl...

Natalie Kipper

2:10 AM on 01.07.2014

S.H. Figuarts Sailor Venus is up for pre-order!

Woohoo! One of my favorite Sailor Scouts is now up for pre-order! Sailor Venus makes her pre-order debut in stores today, and I've already got my order in - How about you? She's hard to pass up when you get the Sailor V mask,...

Rio McCarthy

3:00 PM on 12.01.2013

Robot Spirits Kshatriya fights its way into a gallery

Bluefin Tamashii Nations has released an image gallery for the upcoming Robot Spirits Kshatriya (Mobile Suit Gundam UC), which is now available for pre-order. I haven't been keeping up with Gundam in recent years (Mobile Suit...

Scarecroodle

3:00 PM on 11.22.2013

Bluefin previews Figuarts ZERO Super Saiyan Vegeta

Andres caught a glimpse of him back at NYCC but now Bluefin Tamashii nations has broken out a full-on preview of the latest addition to the Figuarts ZERO family. It's no-one less than the Prince of Saiyans, Vegeta, replendent...

Martin Siggers

1:15 AM on 09.26.2013

Bandai officially announces SH Figuarts MMPR Black Ranger

It's been a Mighty Morphin week here at Tomopop with all of our Mighty Morphin Power Ranger reviews. So it's just perfect that Bluefin Tamashii Nations has now officially listed the MMPR Black Ranger as their next addition t...

Vanessa Cubillo



Tomopop Review: S.H. Figuarts MMPR Green and Red Ranger  photo
Tomopop Review: S.H. Figuarts MMPR Green and Red Ranger
by Vanessa Cubillo

If you asked any person in their 20s which season of the Power Rangers was the best, they would answer right away, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. At least, I know that's what my answer would be! So it is with this love of nostalgia, that Bandai has released Mighty Morphin Power Ranger figures in their S.H. Figuarts line.

Now, they've released two of the most popular Power Rangers; the Green Ranger and the Red Ranger. Both Rangers were leaders in their own right, so when they were announced, fans were happy. The Green Ranger was the first to get a release in July, and the Red Ranger soon followed in August.

So do these Power Rangers live up to the hype, or were they better off staying in the 1990s? 

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1:05 PM on 09.04.2013

[Update!] S.H. Figuarts Sailor Mars up for pre-order!

[Update #2: She is now available at Big Bad Toy Store at the link below!] (Thanks Phoenix Gamma!) [Update: She is now available at HobbyLink Japan at the link below!] Here she is! One of my top favorite Sailor Scouts is final...

Rio McCarthy

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





Sailor Mercury loads up a gallery on AmiAmi's blog photo
Sailor Mercury loads up a gallery on AmiAmi's blog
by Rio McCarthy

Over on the AmiAmi Blog they've put up a gallery dedicated to the brainiac, Sailor Mercury. I never was Mercury's biggest fan, but the more of the Figuarts I see, the more I'm excited for it.  I have it pre-ordered regardless, but I actually really like the way the Mercury Goggle and supercomputer look on her.

She has several different facial expressions, all making actual differences in how she appears, which is a plus to me. A lot of times I just shrug off certain facial expressions because they don't change much, but all of these look great in my opinion. There are also a couple teaser shots of Sailor Mars, as they'll be doing a gallery of her as well before long I would imagine, and you'll get to see the silhouettes of Venus and Jupiter, which we've already seen sculpts of. Jump into the gallery to see what Sailor Mercury's been up to!

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