Bandai is releasing the next version of the Fantazzzy Toys Hedorah Soft Vinyl figure, the Mint Green Version. This sofubi style figure stands 17cm tall, and retails for 9,680 yen. It can be pre-ordered Jan 31st from Bandai with release scheduled for second quarter 2023.
The Godzilla Store had a new stream reveal a number of new items these included figures, tapes dispensers, jacket, and Megalon and Jet Jaguar 50th Anniversary items, check out the pics and info below.
Godzilla Store Limited Movie Monster Series Kiwami feat. Yuji Sakai Godzilla (1989) Osaka Advance Luminous Color Version
This Yuji Sakai design figure looks awesome (more X-Plus than Bandai good), it features clear fins, it stands 15cm tall and 30cm in length, it retails for 13,200 yen, and will be released Dec 2023. (it is unclear if the buildings are included)
Godzilla Tape Dispenser/Godzilla 1995 Tape Dispenser
These are bust style tape dispensers, with the tape tearer on Godzilla's bottom jaw and roll storage in his back, it is 14.5cm tall x 13cm wide x 15.5cm deep, they retail for 5,500 yen and 6,600 yen respectively, and release Jan 2023.
Godzilla 1984 Sukajan
This jacket features embroidery on the back, there are two styles Godzilla and Super X, they come in sizes S to XXL, outer fabric is 100% rayon, lining fabric is 100% polyester, rib is 70% acrylic and 30% wool, it retails for 52,800 yen and will be released May 2023.
Megalon and Jet Jaguar Can Badges, Multi Hard Case, Acrylic Key Chain
These items feature the Megalon and Jet Jaguar 50th Anniversary logos, they are 440yen, 2,530 yen, and 880 yen each, these all will release Jan 2023. (Note the Gigan 50th Anniversary versions are available as well.)
Also available is the Marusan Hedorah 350 Pop Star Version, which is the same figure from the Cure Maid Cafe collaboration.
Graveyard Gallery is releasing the Bullmark Monster Series G Godzilla New Year Red figure. This figure features multiple metallic red tones with gold and blue/silver metallic colors on the stomach and fins, it stands 32cm tall, and retails for 16,500 yen. It will be available for pre-order on Jan 21st from Graveyard Gallery.
New Movie Monster Series figures have been announced for Shin Japan Heroes Universe, which will be available at Shin Japan Heroes Amusement World in March. The figures are metallic versions, in colors related to their regular colors, of Shin Godzilla 4th Form, Shin Evangelion, Shin Ultraman, and Shin Kamen Rider (Coat Version), these figures stands 16.5cm, 18cm, 16cm, and 16.5cm tall respectively, it appears they are prizes figures from wording on the SJHU website. There are also acrylic name displays as well, they are approx. 7cm x 7cm in size, with two related to each character and one SJHU one (9 total), these also appear to be prize items. There are also a number of other items that will be available some new, some re-releases.
Marusan has another Pop-Up Shop happening with the Pop-Up Kaijyu Salon Shop In Asakusa New Stage and is releasing more lottery figures. The Toho Monsters 350 Lucky Bag January 2023 Painted Versions, and the Marugacha 60mm Toho Monsters 2023 Versions, the 350 figures look like figures previously released (or similar), the Marugacha are the same from Super Festival Extra Vol. 6, they are 23cm and 6cm in size respectively, and retail for 13,200 yen, and 1,200 yen each respectively. The lottery can be entered on the Marusan Instagram page or by emailing Marusan with the subject "POP-UP Asakusa 1/21" and your name, address, phone number by Jan 17th.
Tamashii/Bandai has revealed the S.H. MonsterArts Gigan 1972 figure. This figure, designed by Yuji Sakai, stands approx. 16cm tall, it features moveable abdominal cutter, and wings (to pose in flight mode), the wings on a clear material than painted, his eye/visor is two layers to give it a three-dimensional appearance, it will retail for 12,100 yen. It will be available for pre-order starting Jan 13th (Japan time), with release scheduled for July 2023.
Dream Planet is releasing the Godzilla 1984 Garage Kit, this kit is designed by Kenichi Matsumoto. This unpainted, unassembled resin kit will be 45cm tall, 25cm deep, and 50cm head to tail once complete, it will retail for 49,000 yen. It can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for the end of January 2023.
Electric Toys is releasing the Bear Model Great War Godzilla Retro Type figure. This figure features black vinyl with blue and purple metallic spray, it stands 23cm tall, and retails for 10,780 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from Electric Toys with release scheduled for Feb 2023.
Marusan is releasing the Toho Kaiju 350 Marble Version figures from Tokyu Hands Shibuya in Tokyo. The figures include Godzilla 1989, Titanosaurus, Mothra, and Gezora, all are marble colored pink and either white or black, or green and black (Gezora appears to have two different eye versions), all are 23cm scale, and retail for 13,200 yen.
A number of exclusives have been announced for Super Festival Extra Vol. 6 from Marusan and US Toys.
For Marusan there are the Gigan 450 Bullmark Official 1972 Colored Version Beige Version, and Phosphorescent Version, both are the same coloring but with the base vinyl being beige on one and glow in the dark on the other, they are both 34cm tall, and retail for 24,200 yen, and 25,300 yen respectively. Also from Marusan are the Toho Monsters & Original Monsters Raid that includes the Godzilla 1995 350 Dark Sparkle Version, Toho Monsters 350 Blank Lucky Bag, Marugacha 60mm Toho Monsters 2023 Versions, Baron and Classic King Godras Green and Black Double Cast Version Set, they are 23cm tall (Godzilla and Lucky Bag), 6cm (Marugacha), and 21cm for the set, they retail for 13,200 yen, 11,000 yen, 1,200 yen each, and 22,000 yen respectively.
From US Toys there are Sharp Bottle Type Soft Vinyl Series SBDX Blue Booska, SB Blue Ramen Booska, SBDX Pagos; Yu-Esu Pocket Mini Soft Vinyl "Bill Box" Kaiju Series BB Chamengon, BB Aoi Chamegon, BB Kororin; Yuesu Pocket Mini Sofubi "Bill Box" Monster Series BB Kanegon Standing Pose, BB Sitting Kanegon Kigurumi Weathering Painted Edition, BB Pagos, BB Neronga, BB Antler, BB Geronimon, 8.5cm to 17cm, and retail from 2,000 yen to 7,500 yen each.
Super Festival Extra Vol. 6 is Sunday, January 8, 2023 at the Science Museum in Tokyo.