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.
It's a bird. it's a plane. No, it's a 1/100 scale "Moonlight Butterfly" Turn A Gundam. Premium Bandai is pulling out all the stops with their newest Master Grade Gundam toy. Hit the jump to learn more.
Have you ever wanted to turn into a car-themed costumed hero, but you just never knew the proper combination of words, gestures, and toy accessories to make it work? Thanks to the "Kamen Rider Drive & Kamen Rider Mach Let's Henshin Course" video, now you too can be a superhero. Hit the jump to check it out.
What kind of giant robot would a ninja-cowboy pilot? Only a transforming bull-themed ATV, clearly. Bandai is releasing a toy for StarNinger's personal robot from Shuriken Sentai Ninninger, and it's both pretty cool and totally silly. Hit the jump for a better look at Bison King.
The current main feature of Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom, Bandai's exhibition space for its various anime/game/tokusatsu character figures located in the JR Akihabara station's East-West Hall, are the successive Saint Seiya products from 1980s to the latest. Check their new exhibits after the jump.
Following Cure Heart released in May 2014 and Cure Diamond in the following October, Bandai's official online store Bandai Premium yesterday started accepting pre-orders for two more S.H. Figuarts character figures from the 10th PreCure TV series Dokidoki PreCure, Cure Sword and Cure Rosetta. Check the details after the jump.
Japanese retailers have started accepting pre-orders for two new items from Bandai's Tamashii Buddies figure line, Eren Yeager and Levi from the mega hit manga/anime series Attack on Titan. It has previously listed several 9-cm tall figures from Sailor Moon and Dragon Ball Z. Check the details of the figures after the jump!
In its medium-term management plan for three years from April 2015, Bandai Namco Holdings announced that a new production company named Bandai Namco Pictures will be established by splitting up its highly profiled anime company Sunrise (Mobile Suit Gundam, Cowboy Bebop) in the coming April. Hit the jump for more details.