X-Plus has reveal their Large Monster Series Shin Godzilla 2nd Form (first revealed back at Winter Wonder Festival in Feb) as well as the DefoReal Shin Godzilla 4th Form Awaking Version. The Shin Godzilla 2nd Form looks great and maybe one of the best versions of this figure, it stands 12cm tall (just under 5 inches) and is 53cm in length (approx 21 inches). It will retail for 13,932 yen (approx $124 US). The DefoReal Shin Godzilla 4th Form is the same as the previous version but features a roaring pose head and purple highlights, it will retail for 5,940 yen (approx $53 US). Both will be sold from X-Plus as well as the Bandai Premium site, they can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for Oct 2017. With the release of the 2nd Form the 3rd Form and Gigantic 4th Form should not be far off.
Studio Tanaka/Kenichi Tanaka has reveal the finished prototype of a Shin Godzilla Figure/Kit to be sold (pre-ordered) at Summer Wonder Festival. We posted some pics on Facebook today but now have a few more as well as some details. The figure will stand 38cm tall (approx 15 inches), 80cm deep (approx 31 inches), and 1m long (head to tail). It will cost somewhere between 40,000 and 50,000 yen. A number of parts (back spikes and tail) of it will be molded in a translucent resin per his site. More info as we get it on this awesome figure.
Medicom is releasing the Godzilla Vinyl Wars EX Orga. This figure stands 23cm tall (approx 9 inches), and will retail for 6,000 yen (approx $54 US). It can be pre-ordered now from Medicom and other retailers with release in Oct 2017.
Tamashii is releasing the S.H. MonsterArts Godzilla Jr Special Color version, the coloring is based on the fighting scene with the Destroyah Aggregate. It stands 11cm tall (approx 4.3 inches) and comes with a ray effect and stand. It can be pre-ordered now from the Tamashii Web Shop (exclusive) with release in Nov 2017, it retails for 5,616 yen (approx $51 US).
Fujimi is releasing another kit in their Godzilla line the Chibi Maru King Ghidorah. While only pics of an unpainted prototype was shown the final kit will be molded in color (shining gold). It is a snap together kit that features multiple points of articulation. More info as we get it.
Update: this kit will retail for 4,860 yen (approx $44 US) and will be released in Sept 2017, it is available for pre-ordered from AmiAmi, Hobby Search, and other retailers.
X-Plus is releasing the Toho 30cm Series Godzilla 1975 this figure stands 30cm tall and the Ric version comes with an extra arm to hold a Mechagodzilla head. There was a similar figure released in the Large Monster Series in a slightly different pose and coloring. This figure will retail for 19,980 yen (approx $179 US) for the Ric, the standard will be slightly less expensive. Pre-orders start now with release in Sept 2017.
Bandai is releasing the a vinyl figure of Gaira, the Green Gargantua. This figure stands 18cm tall (approx 7 inches) and will retail for 3,999 yen (approx $36 US). This figure will be released Sept 2017 and is a Bandai Premium exclusive, despite there being an image on their site of the figures hanging on what appears to be a retail display. More info on that if it changes, and hopefully a future Brown Gargantua Sanda release.
Tamashii/Bandai has officially announced and revealed the S.H. MonsterArts Showa Mechagodzilla figure. They posted it on there blog along with box art for the Mechagodzilla and Godzilla Poster Versions (image at below). Not much info was given other than to say full details would be coming soon, more info as we get it.
Update: the figure will be 9,720 yen (approx $88 US), and will be released Jan 2018. Info comes via a magazine scan (at bottom) but should be updated on the Tamashii website soon.
Sega Prize is releasing the Shin Godzilla Mega Jumbo Godzilla 2nd & 3rd Form Plush dolls for prize machines. While the 2nd form was released previously the 3rd form is a new item. These plush are 55cm in size (approx 22 inches) and will be available in prize machines in July 2017.
Bandai is reissuing three 30cm Series Godzilla Vs. Evangelion figures, both of the Kiryu/Mechagodzilla Eva Color Versions and the Evangelion First Unit "G" Awaking Figure. All three which were released in a promotion for Shin Godzilla can be pre-ordered now with release in August 2017. check out our original posts here and here. All details and specs are the same as the first releases, and absent from the reissue is the Evangelion Unit 2 Beast "G" figure (possible not as popular as the others). All three can be ordered from the Bandai Premium site and the Evangelion Store as well.