X-Plus revealed two more figures at the 2018 Autumn Miyazawa Model Exhibition, King Ghidorah 1964 and Hedorah. Ghidorah appears to be a Large Monster Series figure (possibly a FSL?) scheduled for March 2019, Hedorah didn't have a release date yet (not sure of scale). More info as we get it thanks to Dengeki Hobby for the pics.
X-Plus showed off a number of figures at Super Festival we got a few Ultraman from that group now we have our first Godzilla related figures, 30cm Series Favorite Sculptors Line Godzilla 1964 and 30cm Series Ebriah. Godzilla 1964 is based on an Inoue Arts kit released in 1986 (pic with white background below is the original kit), it stands 30cm tall and the Ric features light up fins.It will retail for 21,600 yen. Ebriah is 34cm in length and the Ric version comes with a sea base which replaces his tail to give the effect he is coming out of the water, it retails for 24,300 yen. Both figures are available for pre-order on the Ric site (general versions should be up soon, with release scheduled for Jan 2019.
While many pics have been floating around we now have some official pics and info on Bandai's Movie Monster Series Anime Ghidorah. The figure features some gold highlights on the yellowish body. This figure is 34cm in length and 30cm in width, it will retail for 2,700 yen. It is available now from Amazon Japan and other sites.
Nanoblock is releasing a new block set of Shin Godzilla 4th Form, blocks similar to Legos. The set features 630 pieces, multi colored blocks to make a detail Shin Godzilla. The set can be purchase from Amazon Japan for 5,184 yen (plus shipping, approx $45.50 US), and is scheduled for release Dec 8, 2018.
X-Plus was at Super Festival Osaka 5 and revealed a number of figures with a few surprises. On display were DefoReal Hedorah and Godzilla '98 (yes Zilla), 30cm Ebriah, Monster X, Gigantic Godzilla '89 (painted), 30cm FSL Godzilla '64, and a bunch of Ultra reveals. Most of the figure should be released between January and March 2019 with a few later than that, this means we should get pre-orders soon for some of the January ones. More info as we get it. Credit to X-Plus, @itonobuhiko, and other for the pics.
Sega has announced prize items for Godzilla: Planet Eater anime film, they include plush and towels. Three plush were revealed Godzilla Earth, Godzilla Phillius, and Servum, all approx 25cm in size, and three styles of towels, all 120 cm x 60 cm. All items are scheduled to hit prize machines mid Nov 2018.
Bandai Premium is releasing an exclusive version of the DefoReal Shin Godzilla, an Awakening Fluorescent Version. Like other Awakening (emission) versions it has the purple paint scheme with the open mouth split jaw pose, it also features a light up gimmick (similar to the above pic). It stands 14cm tall and retails for 12,960 yen. It can be pre-ordered from Bandai now with release scheduled for Jan 2019. It is not clear at this point if this will be sold from X-Plus, we will update this post when we find out.
Marusan is releasing a number of figures in February including Godzilla 1964 Green Glitter, Metarica Godzilla 1971, Gigan 1972 Blue version, two different Giant Guilala, clear green and regular green, Gold Giant Gorilla (Kong), Gappa Family in Gloss Black and Ultraman Ace. Godzilla '64 has a glitter green body (like the '55 last month) stands 23cm tall, and retails for 10,800 yen. Godzilla '71 (with silver and gold highlights) and Gigan are both 23cm tall, Godzilla retails for 7,560 yen and Gigan for 8,640 yen. The Guilala both stand 40cm tall, the clear green version retails for 16,200 yen and the regular version retails for 21,600 yen. The Gold Giant Gorilla stands 28cm and retails for 17,280. The Gappa family (same mold as previous releases) retail for 15,120 yen. And Ultraman Ace stands 30cm and retails for 10,800. All figures can be pre-ordered now from Marusan, some are available to ship internationally, and all will be released in Feb 2019.
More details and images of event items for Godzilla Fes 2018 (Gfes 2018) have come out via the natalie.mu website. Some items are X-Plus DefoReal Godzilla '54 Train Biter, a blue Ghidorah vinyl, as well as other items (all below, prices in bottom image) as well as a display of a Yuji Sakai designed Godzilla '54 suit. Check out the details below (via a translation).
Details of the festival event "Godzilla Fes 2018" celebrating Godzilla's birth, which will be held as part of the 31st Tokyo International Film Festival, was announced.
This event to be held at Tokyo · Tokyo Midtown Hibiya on November 3, the day of Godzilla's birthday. At the special stage, "Pub Izakaya Godzilla" will be held from 17 o'clock as well as "Godzilla Fes 2017". Takayuki Takeya, a figurative artist and illustrator Katsuya Terada , will talk about Godzilla while drinking.
In addition, at Hibiya Step Square, a suit reproducing the first Godzilla of the first work "Godzilla" in 1954 will be announced. This is a modeling and supervision work by Yuji Sakai of a shaping master to display at the Fukushima Ekiya Eiji museum scheduled to open on January 11, 2019. It is only on this day that the appearance that moves other than on the screen is open to the public. On the special screen, a short version of a special video shot with the suit for screening at the museum will be screened.
Other than that, at Godzilla Fes, we launched "Godzilla Store Hibiya branch branch" dealing with limited goods and first-appearing products, hot spirits, hot seeds, selling "G Food" at extreme levels, setting up photo spots, etc. A talk show and autograph session by the author, Sakazaki Chiharu of the picture book "Ganbare Chibi Godzilla" will be held.
November 3, 2018 (Sat), Tokyo Midtown Hibiya Hibiya Step Plaza and others.
X-Plus is releasing the 30cm Series Godzilla 1967 Ric, this figure comes with not one but two Minya figures, as well as two extra arms for Godzilla (to pose Minya on his shoulders). The two Minyas (both previously released in 2010), are the newborn (crawling version), and standing version, both are soft (squishy) vinyl. Godzilla stands 33cm tall, Minya newborn stands 12cm, and Minya child stands 18cm. This set of figures retails for 23,760 yen, it can be pre-ordered from X-Plus now with release scheduled for Dec 2018. Updated with more pics.
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