Tamashii Nations rolls out an army of mecha
The upcoming continuation of Mashin Hero Wataru meants a whole army of new robots... so of course, they'll all be available from Tamashii Nations!
The Sunrise series starred a young boy transported to the land of Soukaizan, a multilevel mountain world he protected with the help of his robot Ryujinmaru. In this spring's Ryujinmaru of the Seven Souls, the loyal mecha will be split up into seven separate units, whih Wataru must find and combine to restore his robot.
Along with the first announcement, Tamashii released images of Ryusoumaru (left) and Ryusenmaru (right). Joining the lineup are three more. Ninja mecha, has a giant star weapon and a hidden sword:
Ryugekimaru, a flying mecha who wields a fire sword:
And paladin mecha Seiryumaru wears traditional armor and wields a double-edged greatsword:
Two more—Ryukomaru and Kouryumaru—are yet to be revealed in toy form.
Additionally, a 30th anniversary toy release depicts evil Toramaru with metallic highlights and detailed painting:
The new toys will be rolled out each month throughout 2020. Mashin Hero Wataru: Ryujinmaru of the Seven Souls will premiere this spring.
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