X-Plus is releasing the Ric Exclusive Godzilla 2019 Atomic Breath Version, this figure is the same sculpt as the previous version, but with light up gimmick and updated paint. It stands 27cm tall and is 48cm in length, the light up starts at the tail and works its way up to the head, mouth, and eyes, it will retail for 25,300 yen (currently it is only on the Japanese Ric site). It can be pre-ordered from X-Plus with release scheduled for July 2023. (Note it looks like the tail is attached which means shipping will probably be more expensive than normal.)
X-Plus is releasing the Gigantic Series Godzilla 2019 Blue Clear Version, a new color of the figure released in 2019. This figure stands 47cm tall (53cm to tip of the tail), 97cm in length (head to tail), and 34cm wide, it is clear blue vinyl with paint apps over it and silver paint internally, and it retails for 93,500 yen. It is available for pre-order from X-Plus and Bandai, with release scheduled for Feb 2023.
X-Plus has announced the Gigantic Series Kong 2021, a figure first revealed at Wonder Festival. Kong is in a roaring pose, stands 49cm tall, is a Ric exclusive, and retails for 59,400 yen (he will be available on the US Ric site at a later date). He can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for March 2023.
X-Plus has announced the Large Monster Series King Ghidorah 2019 and Favorite Sculptors Line Real Master Collection Plus Godzilla 1964. Ghidorah has been highly anticipated since it was announced, it stands 39cm tall and is 66cm wide, the Ric version features light up eyes and necks, the Ric will retail for 77,000 yen and standard for 70,000 yen. It is available for pre-order on the Ric site (Japanese only at this point), with the standard on general retailer sites, with release scheduled for Nov 2022. The 1964 RMC+ resin figure is the same sculpt as the vinyl figure released in 2019 based on an Inoue Arts kit, it stands 31cm tall and is 35cm in length, it features light up fins, battery base, and will retail for 34,650 yen. This is a Ric exclusive currently only on the Japanese site (but will be on the US one later), it is scheduled for release Oct 2022.
X-Plus is releasing the DefoReal Kong 2021 figure, this figure has a similar look and pose to the LMS version. This figure stands 15cm tall, the Ric, like the LMS version, has a light up axe, it retails for 8,800 yen for the Ric, 7,700 yen for the standard (the figure is not on the US RIC site yet). It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus and other retailers with release scheduled for June 2022
X-Plus has teased the Large Monster Series Kong 2021 now we have official pics and info. This figure stands 27cm tall, features a pose with axe in hand, with the Ric version the axe lights up, the Ric will retail for 18,150 yen the standard for 16,500 yen. The Ric can currently be pre-ordered on the Japanese Ric site but will be up on the US site in the near future, standard should be available from multiple dealers, release is scheduled for May 2022.
X-Plus is releasing the Large Monster Series Godzilla 2021, a figure teased during the Summer Kaiju Festival. This figure stands 26cm tall and is 39cm in length, the Ric version features light up fins, eyes, and mouth, it will retail for 19,800 for the Ric, and 18,150 yen for the standard. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for April 2022. (Of note this is not on the US site as of this writing but should be added there.)
X-Plus revealed new figures as part of their Great Kaiju Summer Festival 2021 including the DefoReal Godzilla 2021. Now we have the full info on this figure, it stands 13cm tall and is 16cm in length, the Ric features light up eyes, mouth, and fins, the Ric retails for 9,900 yen (9,000 yen on the US site) and 8,800 yen for the standard. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus (Ric) and other retailers (standard) with release scheduled for Feb 2022.
X- Plus has announced the Great Kaiju Summer Festival 2021 and with it have revealed a number of figures, and teasers for more. The first reveals include new Monsterverse figure of both 2021 versions Godzilla and Kong from Godzilla Vs. Kong, and there are Large Monster Series and DefoReal versions of each, all but the DefoReal Godzilla appear to be prototypes. On the Toho side we have a reveal of the Godzilla Ultima DefoReal from Singular Point. Next is the Ultraman Taro Gigantic figure, all of these figures do not have any info yet. Teased is also a Shin Ultraman figure with a banner only. X-Plus has also revealed the return of their own creation the Space Cyclops (what seems to be the X-Plus mascot), it is not totally clear if this will be a figure or possibly something else but the character has his own Instagram page here with family photos and such. There is also a "radio talk" called Ultra Second Season Monster that will be happening (question link at bottom,(banner)) and an exclusive event item(s). Check back as we find out more on these exciting announcements.
X-Plus originally showed the painted LMS Rodan 2019 at the Spring Kaiju Festival now we have full details. This figure is 25cm tall (with stand), 56cm wingspan, and 21cm deep, the Roc has red highlights like the DefoReal with the standard with a more of an even brown coloring, it retails for 23,100 yen for the Ric (21,000 yen on the US site), 22,000 yen for the standard. They can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for Aug 2021.
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