Thanks to the great success of the recent TV anime series, Hirohiko Araki's long-running (more than 26 years!) manga series JoJo's Bizarre Adventure has become the dominant business trend in Japan now. Taking this opportunity, Premium Bandai has started accepting pre-orders for the special collaboration sneakers with Converse yesterday, Hit the jump for more details.
Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom is Bandai's gallery for their latest character figures/kits in JR Akihabara Station. It featured the toys from the second season of Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger, a tokusatsu comedy series based on the long-running Super Sentai Series in late April. Check the photo report after the jump!
Sailor Moon, con voz de Kotono Mitsuishi, protagoniza un vídeo promocional de la nueva figura del personaje de línea S.H. Figuarts de figuras de Bandai. La compañía añadirá a la protagonista del manga de Naoko Takeuchi a su línea el próximo mes de agosto para conmemorar el 20 aniversario de la obra.
Bandai ha mostrado unas cuantas fotografías de su anunciada figura articulada de Sailor Moon, la primera de la franquicia en varios años. La colección S.H. Figuarts de Bandai añadirá a la protagonista del manga de Naoko Takeuchi el próximo agosto para conmemorar el 20 aniversario de la franquicia.
Does your iPhone look too naked? Well, there's an undie for that. Do we have an urge to protect what's most used on our mobile device? A new report suggests that Bandai has a solution for you. Is this for real? More details after the jump.
As per every year, Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai has started taking pre-orders for "Charadeco Special Day Dokidoki! PreCure," character decorated cakes featuring the newest PreCure TV series DokiDoki! PreCure which began airing in Japan two days ago on February 3rd. Check the product photos after the jump!
Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom is a showroom of Bandai, the most successful Japanese toy company, for their popular and newest character figures at JR Akihabara station. In commemoration of the release of the One Piece Film Z film in Japan, now it features the One Piece figures from their Figuarts Zero line. Check the photo report after the jump!
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Mazinger Z, Bandai's Tamashii toy division has released a special commemorative edition of the titular robot in a special battery-powered "Soul of Chogokin DX" figure along with a new 20-page one-shot manga that explains the origins of Mazinger Z, authored by Go Nagai. Hit the jump for the interview excerpt.
Desde Premium Bandai, la tienda online de Bandai, han comenzado a aceptar reservas para el segundo pastel especial dedicado a los personajes de Tiger & Bunny. Tras el pastel de San Valentín de Kotetsu, esta vez le toca al “Tiger & Bunny White Day Cake from Barnaby”.
Following "Valentine Cake from Kotetsu", Premium Bandai, Bandai's official online shopping site, has began accepting pre-orders for the second special cake from the duo heroes, "Tiger & Bunny White Day Cake from Barnaby" today. The cake comes with a 14cm tall Barnaby figure in Pastry Chef costume. Check the product photos after the jump!
Gunpla Builders World Cup is a yearly world-wide tournament held among amateur modelers to show of their completed Gundam-related models. The regional competitions have been held in 13 regions in the world. The exhibition to chose the Japanese representatives was also held at Gunpla Expo World Tour Japan 2012 this weekend. Check this year's entries after the jump!
Bandai, the most successful toy/model kit company in Japan, is now holding an annual on-site sale exhibition "Gunpla Expo World Tour Japan 2012" at Akihabara UDX's AKIBA_SQUARE in Tokyo. The four days event features the newest "Gunpla", Gundam plamodel kits, from the latest and various old series. Check the first part of photo report from Akihabara after the jump!
As we have reported regularly, Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom is a showroom of Bandai, the most successful Japanese toy company, for their popular and newest character figures at JR Akihabara station. They change the product line-up almost every month, and it instantly catches and pleases the eyes of the otaku passengers in Akihabara. Check the photos after the jump!
Over the last few days, the toy and figure collecting world has been buzzing with pics from Bandai’s 5th annual Tamashii Nations event. Finally, some pro video has appeared via maidigitv so you can get that extra-special YOU ARE THERE FEELING while gazing upon desirable object. Check out the video after the jump!