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    Friday May 20, 2016
  • "Godzilla" And "Evangelion" Renew Battle In Visual, American Drive-In Style Poster, Super Deformed Art And More

    New "Godzilla" movie opens in Japan on July 29th

    Friday night's alright for fighting, and this week, the King of Kaiju and Unit 01 renewed their throwdown.  In anticipation of the July 29 release of Godzilla Resurgence (known as Shin Gojira in Japan), the new movie co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan) has continued to bring in Anno's Evangelion for merchandise and cross-promotion. Get a look at the new art and plans after the jump.

  • Tuesday May 17, 2016
  • "Rebuild Of Evangelion" Producers Studio Khara Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    Evangelion mecha designer Ikuto Yamashita creates anniversary logo

    On May 17th, 2006, Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno founded Studio Khara (based on Greek χαρα, "joy"). In August, they began recruiting and on September 1, 2007 they launched the Rebuild of Evangelion anime movie series. The studio's Twitter thanked for their support and promises to continue to grow over the next decade. With this, they unveiled an anniversary logo by Evangelion mecha designer Ikuto Yamashita. More after the jump.

  • Friday May 13, 2016
  • Rei Ayanami Cuddles With Mini-Kaiju For Sega "Evangelion" x "Godzilla" Prize Figure

    "Eva" creator Hideaki Anno co-directs new feature

    Toho's new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan), co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan) continues its Evangelion tie-ins with a set of Sega arcade prizes. Spotted among these is a 20cm Premium Figure (aka PM Figure) of Rei Ayanami posing with a mini-version of the King of Kaiju. Get a look after the jump.

  • Monday May 2, 2016
  • 7-Eleven Presents Limited "Evangelion" Version Mechagodzilla Figure

    Promotion for the Hideaki Anno co-directed new "Godzilla" movie ("Godzilla Resurgence" internationally, "Shin Gojira" in Japan) continues to draw in "Evangelion"

    Promotion for the Hideaki Anno co-directed new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan) continues to draw in Evangelion as Japan's 7-Eleven has begun promoting advanced ticket sales with a limited edition Unit 01 color version Mechagodzilla figure, based on Bandai's Movie Monsters series. More after the jump.

  • Tuesday April 26, 2016
  • Kotobukiya Adds "Evangelion" Rei & Asuka Cu-poche Deformed Figures

    Rei will be released in September, Asuka will follow in October

    Kotobukiya has listed two new Cu-poche deformed non-scale figures of Rei Ayanami and Asuka Shikinami Langley from the Evangelion Rebuild film series. The line was launched in April 2013 and has released many figures from popular anime titles including The [email protected], Madoka Magica, KanColle, and Girls und Panzer. Check the details of the cute figures after the jump.

  • Monday April 25, 2016
  • Veteran Designer/Illustrator Yuji Kaida Provides Latest "Godzilla" Versus "Evangelion" Visual

    The art will be featured on merchandise

    For April 1st, the sites for Toho's new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan), co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan), and Evangelion were updated with a visual featuring a clash between the King of Kaiju and Unit 01 by Masahiro Maeda. Today, a new "Roar at Daybreak" (Reimei-no hoko) by Yuji Kaida visual was introduced. Get a look after the jump.

  • Sunday April 17, 2016
  • "Godzilla" And "Evangelion" Meet Again In Promo Material for Prize Lottery

    The lottery from Bandai's Ichiban Kuji is coming in July, selling at 620yen at bookstores, hobby/game shops and movie theaters

    For April 1st, the sites for Toho's new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan) co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangellon) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan), and Evangelion were updated with a visual featuring a clash between the King of Kaiju and Unit 01. With this, tie-in merchandise/promo items began to be introduced. Now, they're back to fighting in new art for a prize lottery. 

  • Sunday April 10, 2016
  • "Evangelion" Prepares For Summer With "Eva T Party 2016"

    Promotion kicks off on Golden week

    Evangelion is gearing up for warm weather gear with its fourth annual Eva T-Shirt Party, which will be adding 40 new shirt options to the extensive variety, and over 500 items at the Evangelion shops. This kicks off for Golden Week at the EVANGELION STORE TOKYO-01 on Ikebukuro P'Parco 2nd floor which will have an exclusive Party t-shirt, as well as illustration postcards offered with purchases.

  • Saturday April 9, 2016
  • Evangelion Unit-01 Nanoblock Building Kit Goes on Sale

    Building block toy has 370 pieces, movable joints

    Tokyo-based toy company Kawada yesterday started offering its new Nanoblock kit based on Unit-01 from the Evangelion franchise. The kit consists of 370 micro-sized building parts and has movable joints in its arms and legs. Check the details after the jump.

  • Thursday March 31, 2016
  • "Evangelion" vs "Godzilla" Is More Than Just An April Fool's Joke

    "Evangelion" co-creator Hideaki Anno co-directs new "Godzilla movie

    For April 1st, the sites for Toho's new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan) co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan), and Evangelion were updated with a visual featuring a clash between the King of Kaiju and Unit 01. And, it's more just a April Fool's joke... it's also a set of promo merchandise. 

  • Wednesday March 30, 2016
  • "Tokyo Ghoul" Author Wishes Rei Ayanami From "Evangelion" A Happy Birthday

    Date of birthday is actually only semi-official at best

    Evangelion's Rei Ayanami does not have a known date of birth, but there is an Evangelion: The Birthday of Rei Ayanami album, released on March 30, 2001 to coincide with voice actress Megumi Hayashibara's 34th birthday. So, today's date is treated as the character's semi-official birthday. While asking if the date was right, Tokyo Ghoul author Sui Ishida shared his tribute.

  • Tuesday March 29, 2016
  • "Evangelion" Rocks American Style Hard In Lowblow Knucle Collaboration T-Shirts

    The store also recently offered a great print t-shirt featuring art from Kill La Kill's Sushio

    The Evangelion Store has teamed up with concept brand Lowblow Knuckle for a series of shirts meant to evoke hotrodding, motorcycles, surfing and all those classic 50's and 70's American subcultures. Misato RACING GIRL, Asuka HOT ROD GIRL, Rei PIN UP GIRL and Mari BATTLE GIRL have gone on sale now in four sizes for 6,372 yen each ahead of a May release. Check them out after the jump.