Fujimi is releasing the Chibimaru Godzilla 1989 70th Anniversary Version Model Kit. This snap together kit, it is articulated once assembled, it features a bonus Biollante tentacle, comes with a special B5 clear file and paper coaster as a 70th anniversary bonus, it is a 4-color molding, with stickers included, and retails for 4,620 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from multiple retailers like Hobby Search, with release scheduled for March 2023.
Medicom is holding the Be@rbrick World Wide Tour 3 Bangkok and is releasing the Godzilla 1954 commemorative figures. There are the 1000% version and a set of 100% and 400% figures, they are 70cm, 28cm, and 7cm tall respectively, and the 1000% is 63,800 yen, and the set is 16,500 yen. They are available for pre-ordered from Medicom official stores and online shop, with release in Dec 2023.
Bandai is releasing the Monster King Series Godzilla 2023 Emissions Version. This figure is 24.5cm tall, and will retail for 7,500 yen. It can be pre-ordered from Bandai and other retailers with release scheduled for Mar 2024. Of note this is the same sculpt as the previous version, also the images shows strong lighting shining thru the dorsal fins but this product itself does not emit light.
US Toys is releasing two limited figure sets at Godzilla 3 Illustrators' Giclle 2023, that features the art of Yuji Kaida, Noriyoshi Naoyoshi, and Shinji Nishikawa. The figure sets are Yues Mini Soft Vinyl "Bill Box" Monster Series, one set is Godzilla Ikurai Style Color Version Set of 4, BB First Goji, BB Kingoji, BB Moss Goji, and BB Biogoji, the other set is Toho Kaiju Kaida Nishikawa Style Color Version Set of 5, BB Mechagodzilla, BB Gigan, BB Hedorah, BB Baragon standing pose, and BB Baragon four-legged pose, all are 8.5cm in size, with the Godzilla set retailing for 10,000 yen, and the Toho Kaiju retailing for 20,000 yen. The event is from Nov 7th to Dec 11th 2023.
Dream Planet is releasing the Burning Godzilla Box Tissue Case, this is similar to the previous three Godzilla Box Tissue Cases. This box is 13cm wide, 20cm deep and 26cm tall, and it retails for 6,930 yen. It is available to ordered from Dream Planet from Nov 17th to Dec 31st 2023.
X-Plus is releasing the Ric Exclusive DefoReal Mothra 1961 Larva figure. This figure is 10cm tall and 16cm in length (including base), it has a detailed base with name plate, and it retails for 11,000 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for Feb 2024.
Medicom is releasing the Godzilla 1954 3rd Model Guignol Version TV Tower Attack Version, another Anraku Ansaku figure. This figure stands 26cm tall, and will retail for 19,800 yen. The lottery can be entered on the Medicom website from November 24th to December 10th, and is scheduled to be released April 2024.
The Record of G-1.0
A complete record collection containing all the behind the scenes of the Godzilla 70th anniversary work "Godzilla-1.0" will be released!
``Godzilla-1.0,'' produced by Toho as a long-awaited work to commemorate Godzilla's 70th anniversary and the 30th domestically produced live-action film, is currently attracting worldwide attention. How was this work created? From the early stages of planning in 2019, to the production process, to publicity and release, we have thoroughly recorded the entire process, including a huge amount of treasured materials and interviews with over 50 staff members. Regarding VFX, the production process is thoroughly explained in the magazine under the supervision of director Takashi Yamazaki and VFX director Kiyoko Shibuya. A permanent preservation version that contains everything behind the main story in luxurious specifications!
Initial plot, initial scenario, initial design, evolution of Godzilla design drawings, Godzilla rough model, Godzilla 3D CG model, many pre-visualizations, monster rig, location scouting photos, Oto Island performance plan, barrack layout map, Shinsei Maru design plan, Ginza research materials, Ginza streetscape 3DCG production process, full-scale Shinden production records, ships appearing in the play (Takao, Yukikaze, Hibiki) materials and CG production drawings, Shinden CG production process, ship CG production process, Godzilla adult body and Wu Erluo (before evolution) scale diagram, special mock shots for Godzilla filming, special shots of costumes and props, special shots of documents that appear in the movie, recorded photos on location, recorded photos taken in studio, filming and lighting plan, Godzilla Attack Plan for Operation Sea God, Takashi Yamazaki Director's memo of effect direction, roar effect, destruction effect, CG composite production process, complete explanation of each CG scene until completion, matte drawing, art design drawing, 3D drawing of art plan, logo mark design used in the play, sea surface CG production process , grading data photos, various promotional materials, advertisements, and more than 1,500 illustrated materials.
Size: Hard cover binding / Three-sided back case / A4 version variant / Total 400 pages (planned)
*Specifications and contents are subject to change. Please note.
First edition limited bonus
by: Toho Co., Ltd. Rights Division
Edited by: Toho Stellar
Retail price: 13,200 yen
Release date: March 2024
Bandai has announced the Movie Monster Series Godzilla Minus One First Form figure, the pre-radiated version of Godzilla. This figure is 13.5cm in length, and retails for 3,080 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from multiple retailers including the Godzilla Store with release scheduled for Dec 16th. (Note this figure is also listed as Monster A on some sites.)
X-Plus 30cm Series Yuji Sakai Modeling Collection Godzilla 1993 Brave Figure In The Suzuka Mountains Figure
X-Plus is releasing the 30cm Series Yuji Sakai Modeling Collection Godzilla 1993 Brave Figure In The Suzuka Mountains figure. This figure is based on a Yuji Sakai kit, this vinyl figure stands 35cm tall (to tip of the tail), and 35cm in length (front to back), the Ric features light up fins, it will retail for 29,700 yen for the Ric and 27,500 yen for the standard (note this is the same sculpt as the previously announced Godzilla Store version). They can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for June 2024, the X-Plus US site will offer this at a later date.
This is now on the US Ric site.