Given how she was the original teaser image for the movie, it certainly seems like "Pirate" Asuka is going to be a centerpiece of Evangelion 3.0, or at least the merchandise around it. A cynical person might question whether the character's mishap was motivated by the desire to sell figures of a new version of the character. But, regardless, the 30cm Real Action Hero 3.0 Asuka is quite impressive.
The high quality 1/6 scale Medicom Toys RAH figure goes on sale in January, 2013 for 18,900 yen ($241).
Speaking of impressive Asuka figures, Vertex showed off 80cm Rebuild of Evangelion Entry Plug Interior Ver. Asuka, going for 33,830 yen ($429.42) at the end of the year.
Kotobukiya has their own 1/7th scale Rebuild Asuka going on sale in September for 6,120 yen ($77.70)
Convenience store chain has some limited Asuka figures too: