Marusan has announced their March/April 2020 releases including Kamoebas 350 with two mini figures, Hedorah 350A with two mini figures, Kanegon Red Glitter 450, Mechagodzilla 450 Green, and Mothra Gold Eye 450. Both Kamoebas and Hedorah are 22cm in size, include two mini figures (random ones), and retail for 11,000 yen. Kanegon is red with silver/gold glitter, it stands 30cm tall, and retails for 22,000 yen. Mechagodzilla is 30cm tall, has a slight GID body, and retails for 22,000 yen. Mothra is 30cm long and retails for 22,000 yen each. Only Kanegon is a international release, all are scheduled for release March/April 2020.
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 Mechagodzilla 1975 from Terror Of Mechagodzilla (1975, Vol.41), and Gabara from All Monsters Attack (1969, Vol.42).
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.
At Super Festival last weekend X-Plus revealed the DefoReal Space Godzilla, now official pics and info have been revealed. This figure stands 14cm tall, the Ric version will feature a light up gimmick for eyes, horn, and shoulder crystals. It will retail for 11,000 yen for the Ric, 8,800 yen for the standard, it can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus (Ric) or from other retailers (standard), with release scheduled for June 2020.
Project 1/6 is releasing an exclusive Medicom Vintage Godzilla Figure in a clear black with gold highlights. This figure stands 24cm tall and will retail for 9,900 yen (tax included, approx $90 US). It can be pre-ordered here with release scheduled for later this month.
Monogram is releasing their second series of Godzilla Classic foam bag clips, the first series included Showa monsters with the second series including Heisei monsters. This series includes Biollante, a Dorat, Mecha King Ghidorah, Battra, Godzilla, Burning Godzilla, Space Godzilla, Moguera, Destoroyah, Little Godzilla, and Mothra (Leo). Check out Diamond's solicit info below.
From Monogram Products. Based on the beloved Godzilla films, these iconic kaiju have been brought to life as foam bag clips! Each clip comes in blind bag packaging so collecting them all is a fun surprise!
In Shops: Apr 29, 2020
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.