X-Plus and Bandai are releasing the DefoReal Shin Godzilla Frozen Version figure based on the final scenes of Shin Godzilla. This figure stands 13cm tall and is 20cm tall to the tip of his tail, it retails for 7,992 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from the Bandai Premium webshop (it may be available from X-Plus as well), with release scheduled for June 2019.
Bandai is releasing the Canterbury Godzilla Top League Rugby Replica Jersey, this jersey is the same as one wore by the players to celebrate Godzilla's 65th Anniversary. The jersey is made of 100% polyester, and comes in sizes S, M, L, XL, and 3L. The jersey will retail for 10,584 yen, it can be pre-ordered from the Bandai Premium shop with release scheduled for March 2019.
The Godzilla Store will be at Winter Wonder Festival with a number of items including Godzilla Picture Book mini figures, Godzilla Store Limited Movie Monster Series Godzilla 2016 Climax Version figure, Godzilla: King Of The Monsters clear file, rally sheets (posters?)and cards, and a limited edition "Skajan Burning" silk jacket. The mini figures are 6cm tall and retail for 1,000 yen, the movie monster figure will be 2,700 yen, the clear file will be given with a purchase of 4,000 yen, the rally sheets and cards will be given out when filling out keywords (?), and the jacket will retail for 48,600 yen. All items for sale should be available at the Godzilla Store after Wonder Festival.
Diamond is releasing Godzilla Chibi figures from Bandai, the figures will come in two forms three different 2 packs and a 6 figure set (all the same figures). Check out the info below and pics. Note these maybe the same ones from 2013 with slight differences.
The Godzilla Chibi Figure 6-Pack features some of the most iconic Godzilla, mecha and kaiju ever created. From Toho's hit Godzilla film franchise these six Chibi kaiju figures feature intricate sculpting and enhanced deco with a super deformed style that makes them ready for play or display. Perfect for Godzilla fans of all ages this displayable package features '93 Godzilla and Heisei Mechagodzilla from 1993's Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II, Heisei Mothra from 1992's Godzilla vs. Mothra, Heisei King Ghidorah from 1991's Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah, Showa Gigan from 1972's Godzilla vs. Gigan and Heisei Destroyah from 1995's Godzilla vs. Destroyah.
In Shops: Feb 27, 2019
The Godzilla Chibi Figure 2-Pack Case features some of the most iconic Godzilla, mecha and kaiju ever created. From Toho's hit Godzilla film franchise these Chibi kaiju figures feature intricate sculpting and enhanced deco with a super deformed style that makes them ready for play or display. The Godzilla Chibi Figure 2-Pack Case contains 4 individually packaged 2-packs: 2x Godzilla and Mechagodzilla (Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II); 1x Mothra (Godzilla vs. Mothra) and King Ghidorah (Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah); 1x Gigan (Godzilla vs. Gigan) and Destroyah (Godzilla vs. Destroyah)!
In Shops: Feb 27, 2019
X-Plus has official announced three Godzilla based figures 30cm Yuji Sakai Modeling Collection Godzilla Battle In Arashi, Large Monster Series Original Color Version King Ghidorah 1964 (and regular color version), and Large Monster Series King Caesar.
Godzilla 2002 is based on a model designed by Yuji Sakai, it stands 28cm tall, with the Ric featuring light up fins. It will retail for 28,620 yen and can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for April 2019.
Ghidorah features the original colors that have been seen in production stills, it stands 39cm tall with a wingspan of 66cm. It uses some of the molding from the '68 version. It will retail for 44,820 yen and can be pre-ordered from X-Plus, Bandai, and the Godzilla Store with release scheduled for May 2019. The regular version of this figure is also coming but was not up on the X-Plus site but was on Hobby Search, specs, price , and release date are the same and is the standard version.
King Caesar is the same as the version released in 2013 but feature a light up gimmick for the eyes, it stands 24cm tall, and retails for 14,040 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for April 2019.
Bandai's apparel division is releasing other Musikleidung Kaiju Chronicle t-shirt this time it's Mecha King Ghidorah designed by Studio 696. The two sided shirts comes in two colors black and sand khaki, and three sizes M, L, XL. They retail for 3,500 yen and can be pre-ordered now from the Godzilla Store (and possible other retailers), with release in Feb 2019.
The Godzilla Store has added a number of item from figures, key chains, clothes, and even toilet paper. Two items that are particularly interesting is two new Shin Godzilla figures from X-Plus, 2nd and 3rd Forms molded in a clear vinyl than painted. These are the same figures previously released (LMS 2nd Form, 53cm in length, and 30cm Series 3rd Form, 29cm tall and 48cm in length) but molded in the clear vinyl. The 2nd Form is 16,200 yen, 3rd Form 21,600 yen, both will be released Feb/Mar 2019.
Also on the site are Marsan's Toho Monster Big Picture Godzilla Store Limited Version figures, 8 different 6cm tall figures retailing for 1,080 yen .Other items include key chains, diorama, can badge and more with an artwork (comic) style on them. Also coming is Godzilla toilet paper (we kid you not, insert joke here), as well as many other items including event exclusives like the black and white X-Plus DefoReal Godzilla Train Biter. Check out some here and go to the Godzilla Store to check all the items out.
Update: The two X-Plus Shins are available from the Bandai Premium website as well.
Special Effects DNA Tokyo Exhibition being held December 19, 2018 to January 27, 2019 has announced a number of event exclusive figures. From Bandai Movie Monsters line are Shin Godzilla 2nd Form Clear Yellow Version, and Shin Godzilla 3rd Form Clear Red Version, each are 1,600 yen. From US Toys are BB First Godzilla Blue Glow GID Molding, BB Kingoji Blue Glow GID Molding, BB Mosugoji Blue Glow GID Molding, BB Biogoji Blue Glow GID Molding, BB Mechagodzilla Gray Packaging, BB Guy Gun Metallic Gray Packaging, BB Hedorah Clear Molding, BB Baragon Brown Molding (Standing), and BB Four Leg Baragon Brown Molding (Crawling), each are approximately 85mm to 90mm in height and will cost 2,700 yen. Both BB Mechagodzilla and BB Hedorah will be available in different colors to be announced before the show. All are limited in numbers, the exhibition takes place at Nippon Kogakuin College of Technology, Nishikamata Ota Ward, Tokyo.
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.
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.