Naruto Megahobby Expo photo
Naruto Megahobby Expo

The Naruto manga ends as MegaHouse adds more figures

Manga and movie represented at Megahobby Expo Autumn 2014
Dec 02
If you're like me then your week feels a little less complete after years of getting a weekly dose of the Naruto manga ended in November. Sure, I was satisfied with the ending (got my pairings!), but I still want more. Thankf... read
S.H.Figuarts Sasuke photo
But what will you be reading when it's released?
You've probably already heard by now, but the Naruto manga is now in it's final weeks, set to end at the beginning of November. Seems like bad timing for Bandai to be releasing Naruto figures, that might have a little somethi... read feature

AX 2014: Yes Anime photo
AX 2014: Yes Anime

Anime Expo 2014: Yes Anime

Fluffy friends and a bunch of new licensed Trexis
Jul 06
Yes Anime's Anime Expo booth was home to a few new prototypes including ... 12-inch Tiger and Bunny plushes based on the popular characters as alpacas? Yes: the plushes are designed to look like alpaca-fied versions... read
Tsume Edo Tensei Itachi photo
Tsume Edo Tensei Itachi

This Edo Tensei Itachi Uchiha statue is no genjutsu

Tsume's reanimated Itachi is one lively statue
May 24
Itachi is a character that knows how to play with your emotions. You spend such a large chunk of the Naruto story line loathing the guy, then you feel sympathetic towards him when he dies because of all the terrible things he... read
DXtra Marada Uchiha photo
DXtra Marada Uchiha

Tsume's DXtra Marada Uchiha fans the pre-order flames

The DX part means he comes with a second face
May 16
Tsume-Art's latest Naruto figure has arrived, the DXtra Marada Uchiha. Note that it's not Xtra like the other figures in the line, but DXtra. The difference isn't just the extra letter: Marada comes with a second head featuri... read
Viz SDCC 2014 Nartuo photo
Bring some extra money, he ain't cheap
It's that time of year again! San Diego Comic Con 2014 is right around the corner so that means time to start showing off exclusives. This year we've got Viz Media, best known for their anime and manga distribution, trying th... read feature

S.H. Figuarts Naruto photo
S.H. Figuarts Naruto

S.H. Figuarts Naruto starts a hurricane of pre-orders

You can datte-buy-yours in July
Apr 02
Bandai has quietly started taking pre-orders on their upcoming Naruto Uzumaki figure from Naruto Shippuden. I say quietly because the figure hasn't gotten much in the way of fanfare since it made a surprise debut at New York ... read
HQS Itachi teaser photo
HQS Itachi teaser

Tsume-Art pretty much confirms HQS Itachi Uchiha

New teaser image posted
Mar 04
Tsume-Art's Facebook page was updated just this morning with a teaser image for a new piece they're working on. Tsume's description of the translucent red resin arm is asking fans to share the photo "to give us the Stren... read
Toy Fair 2014: Bluefin/TN photo
Toy Fair 2014: Bluefin/TN

Toy Fair 2014: Bluefin/Tamashii Nations

Itsa me. Your empty wallet.
Feb 19
Bandai's Tamashii Nations has been doing its best to bring about new properties to its lineup of figures. We've already seen a few of their surprises, including the S.H. Figuarts Michael Jackson and new Alien release. We fina... read
Naruto photo

Toy Fair 2014: Tamashii - S.H. Figuarts Naruto

Orange-clad ninja somewhow infliltrated the S.H. Figuarts line
Feb 17
No, it's not Genjutsu you're seeing, Naruto is actually getting a figure in Bandai's S.H. Figuarts line (although if you're seeing something *other* than this then you're mostly likely under the effects of Genjutsu). The oran... read
Naruto photo

Wonder Festival 2014 Winter: G.E.M. Kakashi Anbu Ver.

Going back in time with the Kakash
Feb 12
For some reason, people used to really dig Anbu Kakashi. Maybe it was because of the stripped down design. Perhaps it was because it was part of mysterious character's even more mysterious past. Either way, I remember seeing ... read
Tomopop LinkUP photo
We're in the final days before Wonder Festival 2014 [Winter]!
Hello and welcome back to a very busy Tomopop LinkUP! I suppose that title is worthy of a little explanation. You see, back in the heyday of anime fansubs there was a number of speed subbers that were notorious for their nons... read feature

Plex's Gaara photo
Plex's Gaara

Plex turns Naruto's Gaara into ... a feudal samurai?

Pre-orders up for Ultimate Modeling Collection Figure line entry
Dec 26
Plex's newest line is called Ultimate Modeling Collection Figure, and one of their initial releases in the series is ... Naruto's Gaara dressed in samurai armor? Yes, that's the case here with the Naoe Kanetsugu ver... read

Try your luck with this chibi Naruto bunch

Megahouse - Non-Scale
Dec 12
If you never thought of Naruto as cute before, that probably all changed with the show's recent addition of the occasionally inserted jinchuriki memorization songs, featuring a number of cast members in tiny chibi form urging... read
Naruto photo

G.E.M. Series Sasuke ready for war

Pre-orders can be a battlefield
Dec 11
Max Factory's G.E.M. Series Naruto Shippuden Sasuke Uchiha (previously seen unpainted at Megahobby Expo) is currently available for pre-order. Prior to the time-skip, Sasuke was one of my least favorite Naruto characters but ... read
Toynami photo

Toynami ends Naruto & Bleach lines, brings back Voltron

Go Lion, Stop Naruto and Bleach
Oct 03
Toynami has announced that it will stop making Naruto and Bleach collectibles, following what it deems a "long and mutually beneficial relationship". The company, which recently reclaimed the Voltron license (last held by Mat... read
Plex's Gaara photo
Plex's Gaara

Plex's Gaara is almost ready for war

If the header image looks odd, blame the current formatting restraints
Sep 12
Plex has uploaded some images for its upcoming Gaara (Naruto Shippuden) in their new line Ultra Modeling Collection Figure (or UMCF). Gaara is billed as standing a sizable 31-centimeters (or 12.2-inches) tall and is depicted ... read
Plex Sasuke photo
Plex Sasuke

Plex D.P.C.F. Sasuke gets painted

Wouldn't know he was in battle
Aug 24
Plex's latest addition to their Naruto series of Door Painting Collection Figures line has finally been painted. Featuring the same quality details and paint apps as the previous Naruto and Sakura figures, Sasuke is looking g... read

Wonder Festival 2013 Summer: Megahouse

Looking very Video Game here!
Jul 29
We've already touched on a few of the offerings from Megahouse, such as the Dragons Crown figures and the new Naruto figures, but I'm sure everyone would like a closer look, right? Aside from the aforementioned figures, it wa... read
Gem's Trio of Guys! photo
Nothing new, but still cool.
It's been a little over a month since we had last seen Megahouse's prototypes of Naruto and Sasuke. Really little has changed since then but now at Wonder Festival 2013's Summer event MegaHouse has Naruto and Sasuke displayed... read feature

SDCC: ToyMunkey Studios photo
SDCC: ToyMunkey Studios

SDCC 2013: ToyMunkey Studios

Not just making Silent Hill statues anymore
Jul 26
ToyMunkey Studios' booth at San Diego Comic Con had a little more than last year's showing. I mean, yes, there were the Nurse and Pyramid Head figures from last year, and both had new SDCC exclusive variants. But joining them... read
These exclusives include DBZ, Naruto, and more
Yesterday, Bluefin Tamashii Nations revealed one of their SDCC exclusives, the Power Rangers Super Samurai set. Now, the official SDCC website has listed a bunch of booth exclusives that includes all of Bluefin Tamashii Nati... read feature


MegaHouse's Naruto Kakashi dresses down for you

Can you feel his excitement?
May 12
Oh, how I love Kakashi and his many expressions. From MegaHouse's G.E.M. line, Naruto's Kakashi Hatake is now available for pre-order. Fixed in a crouching position, this Kakashi PVC figure does have many features for a non-... read

Plex shows off unpainted DPCF Sasuke Uchiha prototype

That's him, right there, playing that flute
Apr 15
The last time we heard about Sasuke as a part of Plex's NARUTO DPCF line, Jeremy was still speculating based on a banner that was up on their website. A couple days ago though, I noticed that their DPCF listings were sneakily... read

Tsume announces plans for Cartoonist Nice event

New Saint Seiya prototype leads the charge of figures
Apr 02
Tsume's next big event appearance will be in Nice, France, at the Cartoonist 2013 event. Taking place April 20 and 21, the event is a bit of a celebration of Saint Seiya this year. That means Tsume is bringing two things... read

Naruto Sengoku Dattebayo Swing Collection for pre-order

An adorable 12 piece Naruto trading figure set, anyone?
Mar 13
Alright, so this trading figure set totally caught me out of the blue, and I find it extremely adorable. For once in a long while I actually want some Naruto figures again. What we have here are swinging and swaying chibi ver... read

This Limited Edition Sakura Haruno is a thing of beauty

Tsume - 1/8 Scale
Mar 11
Unpopular opinion time--I actually enjoy Naruto, and I think it gets a lot of bad rap just for being a fairly standard shonen series. Fortunately there are those that give it due recognition, like Tsume releasing this "Undefe... read

Plex triples up on pre-orders: Bones, Sakura, and Naruto

Triple-whammy! (ok I'm done with triple jokes)
Feb 08
We recently had a look at the painted/complete Daz Bones and Sakura Haruno figures, previewed by myself and Yami respectively earlier in the week. It looks like along with the re-release of Naruto Uzumaki, Plex has a triple p... read

Tsume's Naruto X-tra PVC figures arrive

Featuring Naruto and Pain in a run of 3,000 each
Jan 29
Tsume has a new line of PVC figures called X-tra, and the first two out of the gate are from Naruto Shippuden: Naruto Uzumaki and Pain, the leader of Akatsuki. The 1/10-scale figures look pretty well detailed for their scale ... read

Naruto's Sakura Haruno joins Plex's Door Painting line

Nov 23
In the latest batch of scans, we've gotten a glimpse at another one of Plex's upcoming Door Painting Collection figures: Naruto's Sakura Haruno. Sakura will be 1/7-scale and will feature her posed with two big, beefy axe... read

A good looking Naruto figure? Believe it!

Oct 19
Yes, I know I'm probably going to be hanged for that title, but it was too good to pass up, even though I've never seen a single episode of Naruto's English dub. It holds true though, with Plex showing off a pretty badass loo... read
Plex has been pretty steadily adding entries to their D.P.C.F. line, even going as far as adding in the license to Naruto characters. The man himself is the first prototype which was shown, and Emerje already wrote recently a... read feature

Believe it!
Hard to believe, but it's already been around seven years since the Naruto manga switched gears and ended the first half of the series. it's a testament to its popularity, then, that we still find companies going back to the ... read feature

Look forward to Daz Bones, Bon Clay, Chopper and... Naruto!
Plex has updated their D.P.C.F. listings with three new figures for their One Piece line, and it looks like they've expanded to Naruto because he's made an appearance there, too!  Introducing Chopper Knight ver., Daz Bon... read feature


SDCC 2012: Toynami

Jul 14
Our SDCC 2012 coverage continues with the company that showcased one of the most fluffiest and cuddliest displays, Toynami! The most prominent reveal was their Street Fighter Hello Kitty plushes, in which we'll be getting the... read

Naruto Shippuden swings to the cuter side of ninjutsu

Apr 03
Here's something a bit unexpected! We seemed to miss that Thinkgeek is offering some truly adorable Naruto blind box figures, featuring a pretty unique not-quite-chibi style that for some reason I can't help but love. I'm not... read

Banpaku Event Coverage: Shounen Showdown!

Mar 05
In our continuing coverage of Banpresto Hakurankai, or Banpaku for short we get a glimpse of some of Banpresto's newest figures and they certainly have a lot in the making. This time We’ll be looking at Naruto, One Piec... read

Toy Fair 2012: Toynami

Feb 20
Toynami's Toy Fair booth happened to be all the way up on the fourth floor of the Javits Convention Center, but there was quite a bit on display! Naruto Shippuden, Bleach and Robotech/Macross figures were on display... read

Prize Fair 2012 Summer: Banpresto - JUMP Comics

Feb 18
If there's something you know you'll have a constant supply of, it's the action and adventure from JUMP Comics. And since there's usually so many popular titles coming from it, you can always expect to find prize figures. Ban... read

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