Tamashii Nations is releasing a high end model kit for the Strike Freedom Gundam from Mobile Suit Gundam: SEED Destiny. Hit the jump to check it out.
Someone on the creative team of Season 2 of HBO's True Detective series is apparently a fan of Mobile Suit Gundam model kits, because one made a cameo in the 2nd episode of the gritty crime drama. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese toy company Bandai released the result of their annual survey "Who is your children's favorite character (series)?" on June 25. This year's survey was conducted with 800 Japanese parents who have 0-12 year old children, between May 15 and 18. Check the result after the jump.
Bandai has partnered with Netch to develop a new line of remote-controlled gashopon capsule toy vending machines. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai's "Robot Spirits" line is releasing a cool action figure of the Drumlo, a signature antagonist mecha from Yoshiyuki Tomino's acclaimed 1983 fantasy / mecha anime, Aura Battler Dunbine. Hit the jump to check it out.
Bandai's candy toy division is releasing a new line of Mobile Suit Gundam toys beginning in September of 2015. Hit the jump to check them out.
Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai today started accepting pre-orders for "Saint Illusion Stick Charm," inspired by the main item used in the TV anime adaptation of Megumi Tachikawa's shoujo manga series in the mid-1990s, Kaitou (Mysterious Thief) Saint Tail. Check the details after the jump.
This year Bandai celebrates 35 years of making Gundam plastic model kits, and part of this celebration is the Gunpla Builders World Cup 2015, an international competition in which representatives from 13 territories square off to determine who is the best Gunpla builder. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai is releasing a pair of drip proof pouches - designed to protect smart phones from accidental spills - with artwork inspired by Naoko Takeuchi's landmark manga and anime, Sailor Moon. Hit the jump to check them out.
Following the already listed Sailor Moon, Mars and Venus from the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon franchise, Bandai has listed two new Tamashii Buddies figures featuring the remaining members of the Sailor Soldiers, Sailor Mercury and Jupiter. Check the details after the jump.