After a couple of runs in Japanese capsule vending machines, Bandai is bringing its smartphone underpants to the US this spring. The silicon ornaments stretch to fit most models, and, if there's a functional element of the pervy little items, it's that they're said to protect the phone's home button... more at least make pressing it more exciting. More after the jump.
In commemoration of the release of the latest Tiger & Bunny film The Rising, Bandai Premium has started accepting pre-orders for 10 new hard jackets for smartphones (iPhone 5&5S) inspired by the heroes' costumes, including the new character for the film Golden Ryan. Check the details after the jump.
Premium Bandai, the official online store of Bandai, has started accepting pre-orders for six apparel items inspired by the costumes and accessories of Barnaby Brooks Jr. and Kotetsu T. Kaburagi ahead of the release of the upcoming film Tiger & Bunny: The Rising on February 8 in Japan. Check the details after the jump.
Bandai has revealed the details of S.H. Figuarts Cure Heart, the first posable character figure from the on-going TV anime DokiDoki! PreCure. The company has produced three PreCure figures from the line; Cure Peace, Cure Happy, and Cure Beauty of the 2012-2013 series Smile PreCure!. Check the photos of the latest Cure Heart figure after the jump.
At the end of the year 2013, Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom in the JR Akihabara station featured mainly Bandai's popular figures from the Mobile Suit Gundam, Super Sentai, and Kamen Rider series, including the upcoming May 2014 product S.H.Figuarts Auto Vajin & Kamen Rider Faiz Set. Check the latest photo report after the jump!
Bandai is keeping the Sailor Moon love going strong. We already knew the S.H. Figuart line would include Sailor Venus, but now we’ve got a better look at her and all of the things she can do. Catch a peek after the jump.
While still no news about the new anime series, more and more and more new Sailor Moon goods have been offered in Japan. Bandai Premium has started accepting pre-orders for the renewal version of two popular goods of the mid-1990s, Crystal Star Mirror Case and Cosmic Star Compact. Check the product photos after the jump.
We still cannot see the end of Bandai's product rush for the 20th anniversary of Sailor Moon. Following the chopstick set introduced last week, the company has already started accepting pre-orders for the next item "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon: Earphone Jack Accessory." Hit the jump for more details.
While there has been no news about the new anime series, Bandai has been busy offering various brand new Sailor Moon items. The newest goods are "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon DX My Hashi Collection," three sets of chopsticks inspired by the weapons used in the anime series. Check the details after the jump.
Bandai's official online store Bandai Premium started accepting pre-orders for "Stereo Headphone: Evangelion Asuka Q Version" today on October 29. The headphone is designed after the two cute badges on the cap Asuka Shikinami Langley wears in the Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo film. Check the details after the jump.
Bandai has started a new brand in PROPLICA to serve older fans of anime by upgrading toys that they may have enjoyed when they were young and their first release will be an almost 1 to 1 ratio "Moon Stick" from Sailor Moon, complete with the voice of Usagi by Kotono Mitsuishi for the first time built into moon wand replicas. More after the jump!
As often reported, Japan has released so many collaboration products with Char Aznable, the most popular antagonist of the Mobile Suit Gundam anime franchise. Bandai's official online store Bandai Premium has started accepting pre-orders for "Char Zaku Cake Set" modeled after the head of MS-06S Char Custom Zaku. Hit the jump for more details.
Bandai's official online store Bandai Premium has started accepting pre-orders exclusively for "Masucole/Mask Collection Premium One Piece Great Deep Collection - Wills be inherited" featuring the newly-painted heads of Monkey D. Luffy, Portgas D. Ace, and Shanks from the super popular series One Piece. Check the details after the jump!