Gender war never changes. Figure maker Kotobukiya has teased the introduction of Metal Gear Solid into their bishoujo cute girl (and women) statue line with Sniper Wolf coming later this year. Also teased is the Street Fighter Sakura figure. Get a look after the jump.
Following last weekends Winter Wonder Festival and their posts of the designs for the bishoujo figures based on Marvel's Lady Deadpool and DC Comics' Raven, Kotobukiya has taken to Facebook with a preview of their bishoujo line figure of The Avengers' Wasp, as well as their winter-summer 2015 catalog. Get a look after the jump.
In time for this weekend's Winter Wonder Festival figure event, Kotobukiya has posted Shunya Yamashita's design for their Bishoujo line figure of DC Comics' Titans heroine Raven on their English Facebook page. Along with this, fans has the event spotted the designs for the line's figure of Marvel Comics' Lady Deadpool. Get a look after the jump.
After their recent teaser of Raven from DC Comics' Titans, it was Marvel's turn for Kotobukiya's Bishoujo teasers. Previously having showed Shunya Yamashita's designs for Avengers heroine The Wasp, they've now offered a glimpse at the figure. Shortly after that the latest pic revealed the surprising introduction of a female version of the "merc with a mouth" Deadpool to the line.
Figure maker Kotobukiya has teased Shunya Yamashita's designs for Raven, set to join Titan teammate Starfire in their line of DC Comics inspired Bishoujo figures. And speaking of Kotobukiya and DC Comics, they've previewed a set of Li'l Gotham Japanese style two inch soft PVC mini-figures with Batman's heroes and villains. Get a look after the jump.
Japanese character figure/toy maker Kotobukiya today announced that a 1/8th scale figure of Fubuki from the popular online web browser game Kantai Collection/KanColle will be released in June, and posted its product photos. The figure is designed after her original illustration drawn by Shibafu. Check the details after the jump.
Kotobukiya continues their lineup of bishoujo-inspired statues combining the superheroines and villains of DC Comics with Shunya Yamashita with popular Justice League sorceress Zatanna. Along with this, they've previewed Rebuild of Evangelion - EVA-13 Eva Pseudo-Evolution 3+ Phase 1/400 scale Plastic Model, the Frame Arms Girl - Gourai plastic model and Captain Earth - Earth Engine Impacter plastic model. Get a look after the jump.
Japanese toy/character figure maker Kotobukiya has announced that a 1/8th scale figure of Isuzu Sento, the main heroine of Shoji Gatoh's popular light novel series Amagi Brilliant Park and its TV anime adaptation by Kyoto Animation, will go on sale in May. Check the product photos after the jump.
Over the summer, Kotobukiya's catalog of upcoming bishoujo Street Fighter figures teased a silhouette of Final Fight/Street Fighter bad girl Poison with a 2016 listing. While that release might be a while off, they now have the model illustration from the line's designer Shunya Yamashita ready to preview. Get a look after the jump.
In time for this weekend New York Comic Con, Kotobukiya has posted a new look at their latest bishoujo version of an Amecomi superhero. In this case, their 3D take on the Shunya Yamashita interpretation of Marvel Comics' She-Hulk is due in May. Get a look after the jump.
Kotobukiya's official Japanese online store has started accepting its latest item from Kiyohiko Azuma's popular slice-of-life comedy manga Yotsuba&!, a 110mm tall complete deformation Danbo (or Danboard) action figure which can be deformed into a box as illustrated in the manga. Check the details with a CM after the jump.
After previously previewing Shunya Yamashita's design, Kotobukiya is now offering a look at the bishoujo figure of Street Fighter bad girl Juri, due to be released in April 2015. Get a look after the jump.
Kotobukiya has recently been highlighting a number figures set to be imported to North America on their Facebook page, including Chu-2 Byo Demo Koi Ga Shitai Rikka Takanashi Ani Statue, the Yotsuba&! Yotsuba Koiwai Action Figure and more. Get a look after the jump.
The main reason I visited the Kotobukiya Akihabara store on Sunday was "Brothers Conflict Museum," a special exhibition for the popular Japanese novel/game/anime series, which was held at the building's event space called "Kotobukiya Base Akiba" on the fifth floor from August 11 to 17. Check the photo report after the jump.