EDFSB (Albatross Japan) is releasing the Toho Monster T-Shirt Collection King Ghidorah and Mechagodzilla t-shirts. These stylized shirts are designed by artist Yutaka Akazu, they are 100% cotton, come in black or white shirts (same print), come in sizes S to XL, and retail for 4,180 yen. They can be ordered now from both the Godzilla Store as well as EDFSB directly.
GODZILLA CLASSIC PVC BANK
From Monogram Products. This detailed recreation of Godzilla makes a great place to stash away your spare change (which you'll need for rebuilding expenses after the King of the Monsters stomps through your neighborhood).
In Shops: Mar 25, 2020 (per Diamond)
(Note this is probably similar to the Diamond full figure banks released a while back)
T's Facto/Takashi Yamawaki is releasing the Godzilla 1954 Maquette Type Resin Kit based on the original 1954 maquette created by Teizo Toshimitsu. This kit will stand 33cm tall and will be 43cm in length once assembled, and comes in 29 resin parts. It will retail for 33,000 yen and can be purchased from the T's Facto website with release in Jan 2020.
Bandai is releasing the Monster Extra Land Mechagodzilla Project Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla First Appearance Set 2, a set of three figures showing the transformation of Mechagodzilla from Godzilla Vs. Mechagodzilla (1974) to celebrate Mechagodzilla's 45th Anniversary. Yes this is set two, Bandai appears to be releasing them in reverse order, and has teased (bottom pic) two more figures for set one, the "Fake Godzilla". These figures stand 21cm tall (approx 8.25 inches) so these are larger than the Movie Monsters line, the set retails for 17,600 yen (approx $160 US). These can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for March 2020 from Bandai.
Bandai and The Godzilla Store are both releasing the Godzilla 65th Anniversary Fountain Pen Set. The set includes the pen, four bottles of ink, a converter, and case. The pen features engraving on the writing tip as well as on the ring around the body, the four ink colors, which are mixable, are Godzilla colors (black, flame red, aqua blue, and leaf green). The pen is distributed by Sun Star and manufactured by Platinum Fountain Pen Co. and retails for 34,980 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from both retailers and is scheduled to be released May 2020.
DeAgostini has announced a number of new Godzilla collectible items besides the Godzilla Vs Mechagodzilla Diorama Set Battle of Adnoa Island, CCP Pop Art Hedorahs, and X-Plus figures we have posted previously. The new items included a Heisei Godzilla Bust Tissue Holder, Mothra Snow Globe, posters, and hanging art print. The tissue has Godzilla's head with a box section to hold a tissue box behind it, the tissues can be removed from Godzilla's mouth, it is made of polystone, is 13cm wide by 20cm deep by 26cm tall, and retails for 5,000 yen. The Mothra snow globe features Mothra coming out of her cocoon in the glode with a build next to it on a logo base, approx 10cm tall, and retails for 4,000 yen. The poster come in two different versions, one is a 65th Anniversary Godzilla framed poster, signed by Akira Takarada, limited to 65, that will retail for 10,000 yen. The second version is a set including the same 65th Anniversary poster (not signed or framed) and a Godzilla Vs. Biollante poster, the set retails for 5,000 yen. The hanging art print is a cloth/paper print that has a multi layer effect with the print by Kazufumi Nishijima, it comes with a wooden storage box and is numbered, and retails for 40,000 yen. All items can be pre-ordered now from DeAgostini and will begin shipping in February.
The Godzilla Store is re-releasing two awesome collectible Godzilla items, the 1/50 Scale Putzmeister M38-5 Concrete Pump Car Yamakon from Shin Godzilla and the 1/144 Scale Godzilla 1954 Model Kit both from Platz (Polar Lights). While both have been released recently this gives fans another opportunity to get these great items. The truck is die cast, features movable parts including the arm that extends more than four times the length of the truck itself, it will retail for 46,200 yen. The model kit features Godzilla in his famous train in mouth pose, although he can be posed without the train, and it includes a detailed base, it retails for 10,780 yen. Both can be ordered now from the Godzilla Store.
Marusan has announced their February 2020 releases including Gold Glitter Hedorah Lucky Bag figures, Kanegon 450, Zetton 350, and a original figure Bondorah(?). The Hedorahs are all the same with the exception being eye color (red, blue, or green), they are blind bag items, stand 30cm tall, and retail for 20,000 yen. Kanegon is dark blue with silver/gold glitter, it stands 30cm tall, and retails for 20,000 yen. Zetton is 26cm tall and retails for 7,700 yen. Bondorah comes in two color schemes (one redish, and one greenish) and retail for 20,000 yen each. All but the Hedorahs are international releases, scheduled for release February 2020.
The Godzilla Store is releasing more Toho Kaiju Netsuke figures, Godzilla 2003, Kaiser Ghidorah, and Mechagodzilla 2002. These deformed style figures stand approx 60mm tall (a little over 2 inches), they come with a collectible wood box and name plate (w/ring to attach to a key chain). They retail for 11,000 yen (approx $100 US). They can be pre-ordered now from the Godzilla Store with release the end of the month.
All volumes are published by Dai Nippon Printing, read from left to right, each volume is 36 pages long and printed on A4 size paper. They are distributed by the Godzilla Store and cover the conceptualization and production aspects of kaiju from Toho's library of films, with each volume focusing on a different character.
These volumes cover Godzilla from Mothra Vs. Godzilla (1964, Vol.40), and Megalon from Godzilla Vs. Megalon (1973, Vol.39).
Publisher: Dai Nippon
Planning and organization: Osamu Kishikawa
Designed by Makena Graphics
Language: Japanese & English
Release date Dec 27, 2019
Price: 1,121 yen
Available from The Godzilla Store.