GODZILLA PX ZIPPERMOUTH PLUSH 4PC ASST
QUANTUM MECHANIX INC
From Quantum Mechanix. A PREVIEWS Exclusive! Charming, edgy and packed with personality, Zippermouth are soft, cute, and full of details that will appeal to even the most discerning adult collector. The Godzilla Zippermouth features individually stuffed claws, embroidered details of his eyes, nose and spine (Zippermouth never use print detailing), and custom-dyed fabric that's super soft to the touch. These are is the most expressive and detailed plush Godzillas ever produced. And, of course, all Zippermouth feature their trademark zippered smile: Just unzip to reveal Godzilla's destructive grin. Choose from four different PREVIEWS Exclusive Godzilla styles - standard, Atomic Breath, Black and White, and Burning.
All stand 8.5/8.75 inches tall.
In Shops: Apr 26, 2023
SRP: $139.80, set of 4.
SRP: $34.95, each.
Available for pre-order from local comic shops and other retailers.
Bid Toys is releasing the Shining Shidorah figure, a mash up between Ghidorah and Yoshi (from the Mario series). The figure is vinyl and soft rubber, with 6 points of articulation, stands 17.5 cm tall, and retails for approx $62 US (based on current exchange rates). It can be pre-ordered now from Bid Toys (it seems to appear it can be ordered from the US), with release scheduled for Q1 2023. Bid Toys previously released Mecha Koobala in the same style (Mechagodzilla mash up).
Bandai and Sunstar are releasing the Godzilla Final Wars Gigan 2004 Paper Knife (Letter Opener). It is made of Zinc alloy with a dull nickel plating, and it is 12cm in length, 4.6cm tall, and .8cm wide, and will retail for 4,950 yen. It can be pre-ordered from Bandai with release scheduled for Feb 2023.
Tamashii/Bandai is releasing the S.H. MonsterArts Shin Godzilla 2016 4th Form Night Combat Version, the same Shin Godzilla previously released but with an updated paint scheme with clear body parts. This figure stands 18cm tall, and will retail for 16,500 yen, it is an international release and will be available from multiple retailers. Pre-orders will start Nov 1 with release scheduled for March 2023.
Marusan is releasing two new retailer exclusive Hedorah figures, the Hedorah 450 Haroween Marble Finish Version, and the Tsutaya Limited Color 4th Marusan Hedorah 350 Tokai Region Limited Color. The 450 features a Halloween color scheme, stands 30cm tall, and retails for 29,700 yen, it is available from Tokyu Hands Shibuya. The 350 will be sold at Kusamura Books Godzilla Store Pop Up, it is 23cm tall, and retails for 16,500 yen.
Bandai has announced the Movie Monster Series Varan and Mechagodzilla 2022, Varan is a Godzilla Store exclusive. Varan is approx. 6/7 inches in length, it will retail for 2,640 yen, and can be purchased with Buyee for US customers. Mechagodzilla is a general release, stands approx. 6 inches, and retails for approx $22 US. Both are scheduled for November 2022 releases.
Medicom has announced the Godzilla Vinyl Wars EX GMK Godzilla 2001 lottery figure, this is an Anraku Ansaku figure. This figure features a traditional paint scheme, stands 26cm tall, will retail for 16,500 yen, and will be released Jan 2023. Like with previous lottery figures the lottery will run from Oct 24th to Nov 10th on the Medicom website.
Resin Chef Team Ukeke is releasing the King Ghidorah 1972 Resin Kit, sculpted by Bill Gudmundson. This unassembled, unpainted resin kit is 1/144 scale, standing 30cm once assembled, it includes fur for the heads, and base (that matches one for Gigan), and will retail for 40,000 yen. It will be available for pre-order soon (Japan only but may be ordered with proxy).
DeAgostini has announced the Biweekly Toho Kaiju Collection Magazine & Figures, this is similar to the build a figure Godzilla they released previously that you would get parts with each issue to build a complete figure. This one though is unique in that these are individual figures that are size to the same scale, 1/700 scale, some figures will be in a single issue while others will be built across multiple issues. The line up will include but is not limited to Mothra, Anguirus, Biollante (plant form), Kaiser Ghidorah, Gorosaurus, Gabara, Megalo, King Shisa, Mecha King Ghidorah, Battra, Super Mechagodzilla, Destoroyah, Manda, Godzilla 2nd form, the first group is Godzilla 1984 (8cm), Mechagodzilla 1974 (5cm), Ghidorah (3 issues, 10cm), Gigan (Showa, 6.5cm), Shin Godzilla (5 issues, 18.5cm), GFW Rodan (3 issues, 10cm), Godzilla 1954 (5cm), Hedorah (6cm), Mothra (3 issues, size TBA), over the first 8 issues. Price start at 990 yen introductory, than 2,699 yen after, the first two issues are available for pre-order now on the DeAgostini and it states there will be 100 issues total. The magazines include movie documentation, photo gallery, behind the scenes, Toho Tokusatsu history, prototype images, and Toho goods.
Update: These figures are now available nationwide (Japan), an updated release schedule (image at bottom) has been announced, as well as a display case featuring a Mount Fuji background for the figures (70cm x 30cm x 31.8cm, image at bottom). New release dates start Aug 12th with the next two weeks later. Line up list (first 20 issues) very bottom pic.
CCP is releasing the Artistic Monsters Collection Hedorah 1970 Hommage Metallic Version figures, based on the classic color scheme (Hawaii). There are three versions the Landing, Adult, and Smoke Stack (same sculpt as previous colored versions), all feature a paint scheme that features red, yellow, and green, they are 21cm, 26cm, and 19.5cm tall each respectively, and they retail for 11,000, 14,300, and 14,300 yen (tax included, early bird pricing) respectively (note it does not say these are limited like previous version). They can be pre-ordered now on the CCP website, and will be released Jan 2023.