X-Plus announced the 30cm Series Favorite Sculptors Line Rodan 1956 during their Summer Kaiju Festival now we have the actual figure reveal and info. This figure stands 36cm tall and has a wingspan of 50cm, it is based on an Asai kit, it comes with a logo base (standard version will have a different base), and retails for 28,600 yen (26,000 yen on the US site, 27,500 yen for the standard). It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for Jan 2021.
Update: standard version images added below (note this is from Diamond and it states "branded base" in their listing so the base maybe slightly different).
X-Plus has announced the DefoReal Godzilla 1984 Luminous Version and DefoReal Varan, both were revealed as part of the Summer Kaiju Festival. Godzilla is the same sculpt as the previous version but this one features a light up gimmick for the fins and reactor, stands 13cm tall, and retails for 8,250 yen (7,500 yen on the US site). Varan comes with the mountain god statue, it stands 14cm tall and is 17cm in length with the statue standing 5cm tall, and it retails for 9,350 yen (8,500 yen on the US site). Both can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for Feb 2021.
X-Plus is releasing the Toho 30cm Series Mechagodzilla 1975 Space Beam Version, a new version of the figure released in 2016. This Ric exclusive feature a light up effect for the eyes and chest, the eyes change in a rainbow color pattern to simulate Mechagodzilla's Space Beam (video below), the figure is otherwise the same as the previous version standing 30cm tall (no brain head though). It will retail for 24,200 yen and can be pre-ordered from X-Plus, Bandai Premium, and the Godzilla Store, with release scheduled for Dec 2020.
X-Plus has revealed their second wave of reveals as part of their Summer Kaiju Festival, these include DefoReal Godzilla 1984 Luminous Version, DefoReal Mechagodzilla 1975, DefoReal Varan 1958, Large Monster Series Mecha King Ghidorah, Large Monster Series Rodan 2019, and Gigantic Burning Godzilla. DefoReal 1984 is the same as the Ric of the previous release but with a light up feature, DefoReal Mechagodzilla was images only and is a slightly different sculpt from the previous version, and Varan looks to feature the Varan statue, probable as the Ric option. Mecha Ghidorah was images only as it has been in the past and is slightly modified from past images, Rodan 2019 is an in flight design. Gigantic 2019 was revealed previously during the first part but a new video hints at a Dec 2020 release. More info as we get it.
X-Plus is releasing the DefoReal Shin Godzilla 2nd & 3rd Form Clear Version Set, the same figures from 2017 now molded in clear vinyl. The 2nd form is 16cm in length and the 3rd form is 11cm tall, and the set retails for 13,200 yen. This set can be pre-ordered from X-Plus, Bandai, and the Godzilla Store with release scheduled for Nov 2020.
X-Plus has officially announced their DefoReal Mechagodzilla figure, a figure first revealed during their Kaiju Spring Festival. This figure stands 14cm tall with the Ric version featuring light up eyes. It will retail for 8,800 yen (7,700 yen for the standard), it can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for Nov 2020.
X-Plus is releasing the Godzilla 1975 Luminous Version figure, a new version of a figure released in 2017. This Ric exclusive will be available from X-Plus, Bandai, and the Godzilla Store, it stands 30cm tall, has light up fins, and retails for 22,000 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus and Bandai with release scheduled for Oct 2020.
We posted the preview of a number of new X-Plus figures we now have some more info on the Yuji Sakai Best Works Selection Godzilla 2004 Poster Version "Farewell, Godzilla." RMC statue. This statue looks to be the first in the series, this statue stands 23cm tall (25cm with pedestal base with a plate), and is 26cm wide, it features a light up feature for the fins and base on the Ric version. There was no info on price or release date yet and this maybe a shared figure with Bandai (graphics are similar to those used by Bandai). More info as it becomes available.
Update: this statue will be up for pre-order May 8th, and will retail for 41,800 yen (38,000 yen on US site ($353), approx $391 US, 40,700 yen for the standard), it is scheduled for a Sept 2020 release.
"Yuji Sakai Best Works Selection", a new series produced and produced by Yuji Sakai, has finally started!
"Yuji Sakai Best Works Selection" is made from material that pursues reproduction of Sakaihara model by selecting masterpieces with high artistic characteristics from the past works of Mr. Yuji Sakai,
and a plate on which the work name and series number are written It also comes with a pedestal attached, and it will be delivered as a high-class collectable series.
The memorable first installment is "Godzilla (2004) poster version" Farewell, Godzilla. "" From "Godzilla FINAL WARS" (released in 2004)!
This work was reproduced in 2004 by Mr. Sakai, who reproduced the movie poster drawn at the time of the movie release by the great master Noriyoshi Noriyoshi.
The poster Godzilla, which is different from the one in the play, is reproduced in a lively and beautiful way, and in addition, details such as the building groups at the foot of the diorama and the expression of the rampaging waves are reproduced, but
it is not drawn in the illustration The world of posters of Ikuse is made up to the part.
-The product specifications are molded as a statue figure using poly material,
and detailed details such as sharp dorsal fins and unevenness of the body surface that can not be expressed with ordinary PVC figures are reproduced.
A dedicated pedestal base with a plate is also included, making it a highly collectable product with a presence and luxury.
In addition, the Shonen Rick Limited Edition has a built-in LED, and the diorama pedestal on the dorsal fin and feet has a light emitting function. (Uses 2 AA batteries, sold separately)
Please enjoy this "" Godzilla (2004) poster version "Farewell, Godzilla." "Which is three-dimensionalized as a high-quality statue with your beauty.
X-Plus as part of their Spring Kaiju Festival (an online event) has previewed a number of new figure releases, these include DefoReal Mechagodzilla 1974, Large Monster Series Irys, Favorite Sculptors Line Rodan 1956, Favorite Sculptors Line Gamera 1965, X-Plus Yuji Sakai Best Works Collection Godzilla 2004 Poster Version “Goodbye Godzilla” (resin statue), and four Ultra Kaiju teasers. Both FSL figures are based on Asai Zoukei kits (Gamera looks release ready, Rodan is an unpainted prototype) the Rodan Ric will feature the base pictured and Gamera is based on a poster image, Irys looks to be complete with the Ric having a light up for the head chest and legs (pre-order soon hopefully), and the Mechagodzilla DefoReal is an unpainted prototype. The poster statue looks incredible, it looks like it will come with a plaque style base, and will likely be a pricey item. The four Ultra Kaiju are teasers (blacked out reveals, Large Monster Series). No other info is given but Irys and Gamera look release ready so pre-orders could hit soon.
X-Plus has announced a number of new figures these include 30cm Series Godzilla 1993, DefoReal Godzilla 1974, as well as the first figure for the Spring Big Kaiju Festival, DefoReal Hedorah Clear Black Version. The Godzilla 1993 the Ric version features a paint app that gives the appearance when Godzilla is restructured by Rodan, standard has a regular paint scheme, it stands 30cm tall, will retail for 22,000 yen (20,350 yen for the standard), and it will release July 2020. The DefoReal Godzilla 1974 Ric comes with a Black Hole Third Planet Alien, Godzilla stands 13cm, the Alien stands 5cm, it retails for 7,700 yen (7,150 yen for the standard), and will be released Sept 2020. The Spring Big Kaiju Festival will be a lottery that looks to feature a different limited figure each week (on Fridays), the first is Hedorah which is the same sculpt as the previous releases in clear black vinyl, it is limited to 300 pieces, and will retail for 5,000 yen. The Rics and lottery items can be pre-ordered from X-Plus, standard from other retailers.