Marusan has announced their June 2020 releases including Classic Godzilla 350 Sakura-mochi Version, Godzilla 1971 Dark Glitter, Hedora 350 A-Type Green Clear Body Gold Star Eyes, and Ultraman 350 B-Type GID. All figures are 22cm tall, Classic Godzilla has a clear white body with glitter and pink and green highlights, Godzilla 1971 is a black clear vinyl with glitter and paint highlights, Hedorah is clear green with red and yellow highlights and "star" eyes, and Ultraman is a glow in the dark figure. Both Godzillas and Hedorah retail for 11,000 yen, Ultraman for 8,800 yen, all can be pre-ordered now from Marusan. The Ultraman figure is an international release, the Godzilla and Hedorah are Japanese releases only, all are scheduled for release June 2020.
Bandai is releasing the High Grade D+ 3 (HG D+) Godzilla Gashapon Figures, the four figures that are being released in series 3 are, Godzilla 1999, Gigan 1972, Shin Godzilla 2nd Form, and Shin Godzilla 4th Form. Both Shins appear to be molded in a clear colored vinyl, all figures come with a base, capsule, and they stand approx 3.5 inches tall. The set of 4 should retail for approx $20 US (500 yen each), and should be available later this month, April.
The Godzilla Store is releasing the Godzilla Tsumamare Key Chains from Cospa. These rubber character key chains feature Godzilla '65, Mothra '92, Ghidorah '91, and Mechagodzilla '75 pinched (as if they were tiny and you picked them up), they come with either a key chain or strap attachment. Each retail for 660 yen and all can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for June 2020.
The Godzilla Store is releasing a new version of the Bandai Movie Monster Series King Ghidorah 2019, the Heavy Paint Version Limited Edition figure. From what we can tell it seems the paint apps on this new version are more pronounced, otherwise it is the same figure as before. It is about 18cm tall and will retail for 3,500 yen, and is scheduled for release April 9th, 2020.
GODZILLA LEGENDS IN 3D 1964 GODZILLA BUST
A Diamond Select Toys Release! Hail to the king! The king of all monsters gets a bust worth of his royal status in this newest installment in the Legends in 3D line of half-human-scale portraits. Measuring approximately 10 inches tall, this highly detailed sculpture is based on his appearance in 1964's Godzilla vs. Mothra, is limited to only 1,000 pieces, and comes packaged in a full-color box with a certificate of authenticity. Designed by Joe Allard, sculpted by Jorge Santos Souza.
In Shops: Aug 26, 2020
X-Plus Has announced the official info on their lastest DefoReal figure, King Caesar. This figure stands 13cm tall (16cm with replacement ears), the Ric includes a second set of ears (pointed upward) and the Caesar statue. It will retail for 8,250 yen from X-Plus for the Ric (7,500 yen on the US site), standard for 7,150 yen, it can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for August 2020.
CCP is releasing the Artistic Monster Collection (AMC) Hedorah Japan Culture 01 Version, a design based on balloons from Japanese festivals. There are four versions landing, adult, chimney, and crawling (quadruped), each is molded in clear red vinyl with a black and silver splatter paint app. They are 21cm, 26cm, 19.5cm and 30cm respectively in height (length for crawling), limited to 150,100, 200, and 50 pieces each respectively, and retail for 10,000 yen, 13,000 yen, 11,000 yen, and 8,000 yen respectively as an early order price (all will increase by 2,000 yen afterwards), all can be pre-ordered now from CCP with release scheduled for May/June 2020.
The Godzilla Store has announced the X-Plus Toho 30cm Series Yuji Sakai Godzilla 1995 Vinyl Kit in clear orange vinyl. The kit is the same sculpt as the figure released last year, as well as the Wonder Festival, it will retail for 10,000 yen and be limited. It features the same box designed by John Ruffin (MyKaiju Godzilla) as the Wonder Festival kit.
The Godzilla Store is releasing the Movie Monster Series Shin Godzilla Climax Version Metallic Pink Version Exclusive figure. This is the same figure previously released in a new color, it's approx 18cm tall and 30cm in length, and will retail for 3,080 yen. It can be pre-ordered now with release schedule for March 12, 2020.
As seen at Toy Fair UCC Distributing is releasing the Godzilla Giant Plush figure. This oversized plush has shown up on Gamestop's website and should be available from other retailers as well. Godzilla is approx 20 inches tall, and retails for $49.99, it is scheduled to be released May 2020. Mothra and Ghidorah are being released as well (link to our previous article click here, Toy Fair pic from Luminous News).