Marusan is holding the Pop-Up Kaijyu Salon Shop in Asakusa New Stage on May 21st. The figures include King Ghidorah 30cm Blue Glitter Version, and the Godzilla 1989 Lucky Blind Bag, the Ghidorah is the "rainbow" original version with it featuring blue glitter, it stands 30cm tall and will retail for 22,000 yen. The Godzilla lucky bag features three colors red/phosphorescent marble vinyl, black/phosphorescent marble vinyl, and a mystery color, they are 13,200 yen. Marugacha 60mm figures retailing for 1,000 yen in new colors as well. The lottery can be entered on the Marusan Instagram page or by emailing Marusan with the subject "POP-UP Asakusa 5/21" and the text name, address, phone number by May 16th.
DeAgostini is releasing the Dream Planet Godzilla 1962 Tissue Box, the third in this series. The box features the bust of Godzilla which tissues come out his mouth, it is 26cm tall, 20cm deep (at deepest point), and 13cm wide, it retails for 5,700 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from DeAgostini with release schedule for August 2022.
DeAgostini also is releasing a diorama to go with the Making Godzilla kit (that featured lights, sound, and movement), the diorama features a base with buildings, shrubbery, and to towers, one normal and one partly melted, it is being released in two versions a full assembled one and kit version, they are 70cm wide, 62cm deep, and 51.5cm tall, both can be ordered now and retail for 68,200 yen and 42,000 yen respectively.
X-Plus is releasing the DefoReal Godzilla 1967 figure, it was revealed at Super Festival Extra Vol. 2. This figure stands 14cm tall, and the Ric exclusive Minya is 7cm tall, Minya is removeable per X-Plus' description, the Ric will retail for 9,240 yen, with the standard retailing for 8,250 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus (Ric, and other retailers (standard) with release scheduled for Oct 2022.
Bandai is releasing two new Gashapon sets, the Godzilla Vs. Destoroyah and Vehicle sets. The G v D set includes Burning Godzilla with light up feature, multiple sets with vehicles or Destoroyah Juvenile Form and Aggregate Forms that include parts to build the full size final form. The vehicle set includes five vehicle types including maser cannon, Super X's, and more. The Destoroyah set is 500 yen, the vehicle set is 300 yen, both should be available late May in Gashapon machines.
X-Plus made a appearance at Super Festival Extra Vol. 2 and as usual they brought the big guns literally. Revealed was a full painted LMS 2019 King Ghidorah, a Favorite Sculptors 30cm Series Flying Hedorah with Swimming and Tadpole versions (all appear to be Resin Chef based), fully painted DefoReal Godzilla 1967 and Minya, a DefoReal Legion with soldier and/or alternate head, on the Harryhausen side was a fully painted One-eyed Centaur, fully painted Medusa, a prototype Kraken bust, there was also the Dunkleosteus which is possible an updated prototype, painted version 2 of Vampirella, there was a few fully painted Ultra kaiju as well as some previously announced items.
Most items did not have prices and/or dates, the ones that did are Ghidorah Sept 2022. Hedorah Sept 2022, Godzilla 1967 9,240 yen/8250 yen (Ric/standard), Oct 2022, Vampirella 4,399 yen, Dec 2022, and the two Ultra kaiju Sept and Dec 2022. More info as we get it on all these figures.
Super Festival Extra Vol. 2 is April 29th and as always there are exclusive figures, here we had the ones from Marusan, US Toys, and Dream Rocket. Marusan's figures include the Hedorah 350 A-Type Various Sparkle Glitter Version in three colors, and Zetton 350 Black and GID Marble Finish Version, they are 22cm and 26cm respectively and both retail for 13,200 yen each.
US Toys figures are Invitation Booska Yuesu Color Version II; Shampoo Bottle Type Soft Vinyl Series SBDX Booska Fresh Pink Molding II and SB Ramen Booska Fresh Pink Molding II, Shampoo Bottle Type Soft Vinyl Series SBDX Neronga Glow Molding Yuesu; Pocket Mini Soft Vinyl Bill Box Pleasure Beast Series BB Sitting Booska, BB Sitting Kanegon, and BB Garamon; and Yuesu Pocket Soft Vinyl Series PB Alien Baltan, and PB Ragon, they are between 6.5cm and 19.5cm tall and will retail between 3,800 yen to 10,000 yen.
Dream Rocket has Giant Robo Series Emperor Guillotine, and Masked Ninja Akakage Series Beetle Monster Agon, they are 24cm and 22cm tall respectively, and retail for 12,000 yen and 11,000 yen respectively.
Tamashii/Bandai is releasing the S.H. MonsterArts Godzilla Final Wars Monster X figure. This figure is 17cm tall, and will retail for 12,100 yen. It will be available for pre-order from Bandai starting April 28th with release scheduled for Sept 2022.
The Godzilla Store is releasing Hashigodaka Art Collection Godzilla merchandise, including stickers, can badges, t-shirt, tote bag, and more. There are multiple styles available from 550 yen and up. There are also a few other new items available as well (at bottom), and most can be purchase be overseas customers.
Check out the Hashigodaka website here.
Bandai is releasing the Fantazzzy Toys Hedorah Soft Vinyl Blue Version figure. This sofubi style figure stands 17cm tall, and retails for 9,680 yen. It can be pre-ordered April 27th from Bandai with release scheduled for August 2022.
Bandai is releasing the Sunstar Stationery Godzilla Oxygen Destroyer Paper Weight. This item is made of zinc alloy, stainless steel, brass, and acrylic, it features a case with magnetic closure, is 8.5cm long, 2.5cm tall, and 2.2cm deep, it weighs 75 grams despite its size, and retails for 7,480 yen. It can be pre-ordered from Bandai now with release scheduled for July 2022.