The current main theme at Bandai's Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom in the JR Akihabara station's East-West Hall is its newly launched 10cm-tall action figure line "D.D.PANORAMATION" featuring the characters from the Saint Seiya anime series based on Masami Kurumada's long-running manga. Check the latest photo report after the jump.
One of the largest Japanese toy companies, Bandai has its headquarters in Asakusa, Tokyo. The current featured anime title on the front display section of the building is Mahou Tsukai PreCure!/Maho Girls PreCure!, the highly anticipated upcoming 13th PreCure TV series. Check the latest photo report after the jump.
One week before its TV premiere, Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai will start accepting pre-orders for a 15cm-size character decoration cake of the upcoming 13th PreCure TV series Mahou Tsukai PreCure!/Maho Girls PreCure! at 13:00 on February 1 (JST). Check the details after the jump.
Following the upcoming Ranma Saotome to be released in Japan next week, Bandai has added a new action figure of Shampoo, one of the heroines in Rumiko Takahashi's popular comedy manga series Ranma 1/2, in its S.H.Figuarts line for a June 2016 release. Check the product photos after the jump.
Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai has started accepting pre-orders for a set of new PuchiChara mascot figures of the six girls in yukata style from the Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon franchise: Usagi Tsukino, Chibiusa, Ami Mizuno, Rei Hino, Makoto Kino, and Minako Aino. Check the details after the jump!
Bandai's TAMASHII NATIONS brand will release two 10cm-tall action figures of Pegasus Seiya and Gemini Saga from the Saint Seiya anime series based on Masami Kurumada's long-running manga in May. They are the first products from its newly-launched line "D.D.PANORAMATION." Check the PV with English subtitles after the jump.
Sanrio's Hello Kitty character, Go Nagai's super robot Mazinger Z, and Bandai's Tamashi Nations brand are joining forces in a zany mash-up that celebrates the 42nd anniversary of the Chōgōkin ("Super Alloy") toy line. Hit the jump to learn more.
The current main theme at Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom, Japanese toy company Bandai's exhibition space for its latest character figures located in the JR Akihabara station's East-West Hall, is the Star Wars series, including the jidaigeki-themed Meisho Movie Realization collection. Check the photo report after the jump!
Japanese retailers today start accepting pre-orders for the two latest character figures from Bandai's S.H.Figuarts line, Ichigo Hoshimiya and Aoi Kiriya in winter uniform of Starlight Academy from the idol-themed Aikatsu! trading card game/anime franchise. Check the details after the jump.
Following the preliminary competitions in 13 countries and regions, the final world championship round of the GUNPLA BUILDERS WORLD CUP 2015 was held at Gundam Front Tokyo in Odaiba, Tokyo, on December 20. Check the 45-minute video report of its commendation ceremony narrated in Japanese, English, Korean, and Chinese after the jump.
Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai today starts accepting pre-orders for a 2-meter long cushion named "Shenron Naga~i Kune Kune Cushion" which is inspired by Shenron, a magical dragon appears in the Dragon Ball franchise, for a March 2016 release. Check the details after the jump.