It's a big weekend for figure events. While Japanese makers are gathering for Wonder Festival's 2017 winter edition, America has its industry event New York Toy Fair. Kotobukiya was there with the latest designs by Shunya Yamashita for the Bishoujo figure series. Marvel's recent hit Ms. Marvel (Kamala Khan) was joined by DC's Suicide Squad member Katana. Get a look after the jump.
Japanese figure company Kotobukiya has announced that the first 100 people who pay 10,000 yen hometown tax to Tachikawa-city in Tokyo will be invited to the advance screening event of the first episode of the upcoming TV anime Frame Arms Girl to be held in Tokyo on March 9. The city is featured as a main location in the anime story. Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese figure company Kotobukiya today announced three additional voice cast and their character visuals for the upcoming TV anime Frame Arms Girl inspired by its popular model kit series of the same name: Erii Yamazaki as Materia "Shiro" and Materia "Kuro," Hibiku Yamamura as Architect, and Minami Kabayama as Jinrai. Check the latest information after the jump!
Japanese retailers today started accepting pre-orders for Kotobukiya's 1/8 scale pre-painted figure of Yuki Himekawa from The [email protected] Cinderella Girls franchise for a June 2017 release. The item is based on her "Full Swing☆Yell" SSR costume for The [email protected] Cinderella Girls: Starlight Stage social game. Check the product photos after the jump!
Kotobukiya's official YouTube channel today posted a two-minute second PV for the upcoming TV anime Frame Arms Girl inspired by its popular model kit series for an April 2017 premiere. The video is narrated by Yoko Hikasa, who is confirmed to be cast as the protagonist girl Ao Gennai. Check the clip with English subtitles featuring the CG-animated Arms Girls!
Kotobukiya has released product photos and a 60-second PV for its upcoming 1/6 scale ARTFX figure of Jason Voorhees, the main antagonist of the Friday the 13th American horror film franchise for a June 2017 release in Japan. The outlook of the figure is taken from Friday the 13th Part III, the third film in the franchise released in 1982. Check the deatils of the figure after the jump.
Japanese retailers have started accepting pre-orders for a 1/7 scale PVC figure of Hikari Takanashi, one of the main heroines in Petos' fantasy comedy manga Demi-chan wa Kataritai/Interviews with Monster Girls, for a June 2017 release. Check the product photos after the jump!
Following the product photos, Kotobukiya today also released a 50-second preview video for the deluxe edition of its upcoming ARTFX J character figure of Spike Spiegel from the Cowboy Bebop anime series. The 240mm-tall pre-painted item will be available in May 2017. Check more details of the Spike figure after the jump.
Japanese retailers have started accepting pre-orders for Kotobukiya's new 1/8 scale character figure of Wilhelmina Braunschweig Ingenohl Friedeburg from the High School Fleet anime franchise for a June 2017 release. She is the deputy captain of the Germany cruiser Admiral Graf Spee. Check the product photos after the jump!
Japanese retailers today started accepting pre-orders for Kotobukiya's new ARTFX J character figure of Spike Spiegel from the Cowboy Bebop anime series for a May 2017 release. The Sunrise-produced sci-fi action series was one of the most well-known titles among the US anime fans in the early 2000s. Check the product photos after the jump!