X-Plus has official announced the DefoReal Gamera 1996 figure, which was teased during the Summer Kaiju Festival. This figure stands 12cm tall, the Ric comes with a Legion flower featuring a soldier Legion standing 8cm tall, and it will retail for 8,250 yen (standard for 7,700 yen). It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for March 2021.
Graveyard Gallery is releasing two sets of limited edition U.S. Toys Building Box series Gamera universe figures, Gamera and Barugon, and Gyaos and Guiron. The figures are approx 8.5cm each in size, all are painted with green and gold highlights over a black body giving them a very cool look, and each set retails for 7,920 yen. They can be ordered now from Graveyard Gallery and do appear to be able to be shipped worldwide.
Marusan has continued their regular release of lottery figures and is showing the Gamera universe some love with the Zigra 350 Nitto Blue Glitter Edition. This figure is 21cm tall, features a blue glitter body with silver highlights, is limited to 30, and will retail for 10,400 yen. To enter you have to email Marusan and put P-27 Zigra in the subject line and your name, address, phone number, desired number of purchases, there is a limited time to enter.
X-Plus has started their Summer Kaiju Festival and we have gotten two Gamera related announcement, the first Gamera DefoReal and LMS Jiger. Gamera 1996 is shown as an unpainted prototype, no other details were given. Jiger is a silhouette of the figure with no other info given yet. We will update once info is available. Also on the X-Plus site was a survey for fans to fill out to help them to decide future releases.
X-Plus has posted full release info on two of their recently revealed figures, Favorite Sculptors Line 30cm Series Gamera 1965 and Large Monster Series Irys. Gamera is a Ric only figure based on a Asai Zoukei kit, it stands 24cm tall and is 31cm in length, feature a light up function for the eyes, it will retail for 22,000 yen. Irys will come in standard and Ric versions, with the Ric featuring a light up for head, chest, and legs, it stands 25cm tall and is 26cm wide, the Ric retails for 29,700 yen and the standard will retail for 28,600 yen. Both figures can be pre-ordered now with Gamera releasing in August 2020, Irys Sept 2020.
X-Plus will release the Tokusatsu DNA Gamera 1999 Damaged Version, a limited figure as part of Tokusatsu DNA's Gamera Exhibition (run from now till the end of Jan 2020). The figure features a replaceable right hand (damaged or burning) and Ayana (with Irys guts, that can be romoved from his hand), it stands 19cm tall, and retails for 16,500 yen. It will be able to be pre-ordered at the event or direct from X-Plus, will release scheduled for April 2020.
Also at the event will be other items for pre-order like the Bandai Movie Monster series Gamera 1995 figure (2,000 yen, March 2020 release), and a number of items from Cast (see below).
Over six and a half years ago Art Spirits released the Hyper Solid Legion (adult) figure, one of the first in the Hyper Solid series. Unlike newer figures in the line that are vinyl this figure was resin, and was very detailed figure. It came with three different heads normal (closed), open (emissions version), and damaged, and it also feature a light up gimmick for the stomach/egg sack. It was released Jan/Feb 2013 and retailed for approx 47,000 yen (approx $440 US).
X-Plus is releasing the Daiei 30cm Series Barugon figure. This figure is 47 cm in length, the Ric version features an extendable tongue, and a light up gimmick for it's eyes and back spikes. It will retail for 24,840 yen, it can be pre-ordered now (Ric is Japan exclusive), with release scheduled for July 2019.
Bandai/Tamashii has announced the S.H. MonsterArts Gamera 1995 figure, the second Gamera figure in recent months. This figure stands 14cm tall, and comes with both regular flight parts and rotating flight parts, and stands for both. It will retail for 10,800 yen and can be pre-ordered now from the Bandai Web Shop, with release scheduled for August 2019.
X-Plus is releasing the Large Monster Series Daiei Special Effects Gamera 1999, this figure features two heads (Ric version) with open and closed mouths. This figure stands 19cm tall and retails for 14,040 yen ($117 US). It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus on both the Japanese and US Ric sites, with release scheduled for Dec 2018.