Cospa is releasing two new t-shirts the King Ghidorah Arawaru (in black) and Hedorah (in gray), and a Hedorah tote bag. While both are cool the Hedorah t-shirt and tote have the same graphic which feature Hedorah saying "Ecology... Sucks". The t-shirts are 100% cotton, come in sizes S, M, L, and XL, and retail for 3,132 yen (approx $29 US). The tote bag is 100% cotton, 42cm high and 35cm wide, and retails for 1,404 yen (approx $13 US). All can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for April 2018 from a number of retailers like AmiAmi.
Last year at this time Toho and Hunter Confectionery announced Godzilla Chocolates in a number of varieties, and now they are back with a few more to choose from. There are 9 different styles with each coming in collectible packages. These chocolates will be available a select locations (listed below) and the Godzilla Store, and will be sold starting Jan 19 till Feb 14 2017. Below is a list of types and prices. The Godzilla Store will also have chocolate as a thank you for customers.
First Godzilla 1954 7,000 yen (excluding tax)
Shin Godzilla 2nd Form 1,111 yen (excluding tax)
Illustration block 2 types each 1,000 yen (tax excluded)
Godzilla broke board chocolate 1,000 yen (tax excluded)
Minigodzilla 3 pack 556 yen (excluding tax) / Mini Godzilla 9 pack 1,297 yen (excluding tax)
Godzilla Can chocolates 1,111 yen (excluding tax)
Film chocolate 2 kinds each 1,111 yen (tax excluded)
Disk chocolate 4 types each 1,111 yen (excluding tax)
Poster selection 2,500 yen (excluding tax)
Abeno Harukasu Kintetsu Main Store 9F Festival Place - Friday, January 19, 2018 to Wednesday, February 14,
Hankyu Umeda Store 9F Event Hall - January 24 (Wednesday) - February 14
Takashimaya Shinjuku Store 11F Festival Site - Thursday, January 25, 2018 - February 14,
Takashimaya Yokohama Store 8F Event Hall - January 26 (Fri) - February 14
Sogo Hiroshima Store 9F Event Hall - January 26 (Fri) - February 14
Matsuya Ginza head office 8F Festival place - Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - February 14
Marui Family Mizokuchi Store B1 Aikenkan - February 1, 2018 (Thu) - February 14
Odakyu Shinjuku main store 11F Festival place - Saturday, January 27, 2018 - February 14
GILD Design is releasing two Godzilla business card holders, a Shin Godzilla and Godzilla: Monster Planet. These high end card holders are duralumin and steel, are laser etched, and feature a mechanism for smooth removal of the cards. The Shin Godzilla is black and red in color, the Monster Planet blue and silver, each are 62mm wide x 110mm long x 9mm deep. They will retail for for 13,824 yen (approx $123 US) and can be pre-ordered from the Bandai Premium website with release in Feb 2018.
Arma Bianca is releasing Godzilla Hoodie (College Logo Parka, bottom) and Foil Print T-shirts (above and below) in a number of styles, featuring Godzilla, Mechagodzilla, King Ghidorah, and Biollante. The shirts come in mens and womens versions, sizes S to XL, some are white shirts others are black (they vary by retailer availability). The shirts retail for 4,536 yen (approx $40 US), they can be pre-ordered from retailers like AmiAmi, Hobby Search, and others, with release in either Jan or Feb 2018 depending on style. The hoodie (one style) comes in mens and womens, sizes S to XL, and retails for 6,458 yen. It is scheduled for release in Feb 2018, and can be pre-ordered from most of the same retailers.
The Godzilla Store has announced a number of promo items for the grand opening of the Godzilla Store Tokyo, the first permanent physical store. There are three limited first come items as well as other items that can be purchased. The limited items include the Bandai Limited Edition Godzilla Store Movie Monsters Shin Godzilla figure (limited, 2,500 yen (?)), a Godzilla Store bag (to customers spending 3,000 yen or more), and two Godzilla posters (to customers spending 5,000 yen or more). Besides those items 5 other items will be for sale, a Godzilla Store t-shirt (3,000 yen), Godzilla Store mug (1,500 yen), Memorial Medal (1,500 yen), a Godzilla Store umbrella (2,000), and a clear file and postcard featuring to promo art (Koji Tajima Art) for the opening (450 and 190 yen). There will be other store exclusive items added later on. (Individual pics from Dengeki Hobby.)
Sega is releasing new prize items for Godzilla: Monster Planet, including plush toys and towels. There are two styles of plushes a large plush and three smaller ones. The large Godzilla is 49cm tall (approx 20 inches), the small ones, two styles of Godzilla and one Servum, are 15cm in size (approx 6 inches). The three smaller ones are packed together. There are also two styles of towels, both are 120cm X 60cm (approx 48 inches X 24 inches). All will be released in Nov 2017 in prize machines.
The Banpresto Godzilla: Monster Planet Lottery was announced back in July now all the lottery items have been revealed. They included a Godzilla vinyl figure, rubber strap characters, heads magnets, drink glasses, clear files, hand towels, and cushion. The lottery cost 620 yen and will be available at Lawson, Ministop, other convenience stores, bookstores, hobby shops, game centers, etc. in Japan. Pics below of the items, the is Nov 2017.
Toho has announced that the first permanent official Godzilla Store will open, Godzilla Store Tokyo. The store is opening in Shinjuku at the Shinjuku Toho Building, the building which features Godzilla's head perched atop it, as announced by Keiji Ota from Toho. The store will open Monday October 30 and will feature close to 500 items a number of which will be store exclusives like the Movie Monster Series Godzilla 2016 Godzilla Store Limited Version (image below) and the Sanrio X Godzilla merchandise. There has been temporary pop-up stores but this is the first permanent one. A design for the store was also shown.
Minya (or Minilla) is celebrating his 50th Anniversary to celebrate the Godzilla Store is selling a couple of t-shirts. Minilla Smile and Minilla Surprise shirts by Cospa, they are white heavyweight t-shirts that come in 4 sizes (S, M, L, XL), they feature an image on the front and small 50th Anniversary logo on the back. They retail for 3,348 yen (approx $31 US) and can be pre-ordered now with release end of Sept.
Shine Co and the Godzilla Store are releasing the Humidifier King Godzilla, this cool item "shoots" out a mist that is illuminated by led lights to recreate Godzilla's breath effect. It is from the same folks that made the popular motion/sound bank and feature box art by Nobushi Nishikawa. It measures W 181 x H 215.2 x D 226 mm (approx 7 x 8.5 x 9 inches), uses AC power with an auto off feature. It retails for 7,538 yen (tax included, approx $70 US), and can be pre-ordered from the Godzilla Store now with release in Nov 2017.
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