Bandai is releasing the X-Plus Gigantic Series Godzilla 1989 Luminous Version. This figure was released by X-Plus in March of 2019, this version adds light up fins to the open mouth version. It is 52cm tall and 51cm deep, and retails for 74,800 yen. It can be pre-ordered from Bandai and X-Plus (although they both show sold out at the moment), with release scheduled for Feb 2022.
X-Plus announced their new line of figures, Toho Maniacs, and now the figure figure is been announced, Matango. As we suspected these figures will be similar to the Bandai 5000 line being tagged figures. This figure stands 18cm tall and will retail for 5,500 yen, this figure is available for pre-order from Bandai and X-Plus as well, with release scheduled for March 2022.
X-Plus teased their DefoReal Godzilla Ultima figure as part of their Great Kaiju Summer Festival, not we have full details. This figure is 18cm in length, with the Ric featuring light up fins, the Ric will retail for 9,900 yen and the standard for 8,800 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus (Ric), and other retailers (standard), with release scheduled for March 2022.
X-Plus has announced another Great Kaiju Summer Festival exclusive, the DefoReal Godzilla Vs. Hedorah Bullmark Color Set. This set features the previously released figures with new paint schemes by Yuji Nishimura in Bullmark colors, Godzilla is a blueish coloring while Hedorah features rainbow coloring. Godzilla is 13cm tall and Hedorah is 14cm tall, the set retails for 11,000 yen (10,000 yen on the US site). They can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus (Japanese site, US site here)with release scheduled for Feb 2022 (note these are limited but if demand is good they may increase the number available).
X-Plus has announced the DefoReal Godzilla 1989 figure, this figure will stand13cm tall, the Ric version features light up fins, the Ric version will retail for 8,800 yen (8,000 yen on the US Ric site), the standard will retail for 7,700 yen. The Ric can be pre-ordered now (the standard should be soon) with release scheduled for Nov 2021.
X-Plus is releasing the Toho 30cm Series Yuji Sakai Modeling Collection Godzilla 1991 Abashiri Fierce Fight figure, which will come in three versions standard, Ric light up, and Godzilla Store Limited Heat Ray Radiation Version (bottom four pics). This figure stands 29cm tall, and 46cm in length, the Ric features light up fins, and the Godzilla Store version features fins that are blue and white, retail prices are 29,150 yen for the Ric (approx. $250 US), 27,500 yen for the standard, no price has been announced for the Godzilla Store version but should soon. All will be available for pre-order soon from the respected shops.
Update: the Godzilla Store version is 31,350 yen, it also includes a Yuji Sakai Zoukei Live Digest DVD.
X-Plus is releasing the Real Master Collection Godzilla 2000 Millennium Maquette Replica designed by Yuji Sakai. This resin figure stands 30cm tall and is 63cm in length, it features a base with the movie name and logo, and plate with serial number, it is limited to 500 pieces, and retails for 99,550 yen. This will be sold as a lottery item due to the limited quantity here, and is scheduled for release Dec 2021. Two other versions will be released as well, Real Master Collection Godzilla 2000 Millennium Maquette Replica Soft Vinyl Edition Godzilla Store Limited Metallic Red Version (pics at bottom), and the Real Master Collection Godzilla 2000 Millennium Maquette Replica Soft Vinyl Version. The first one of these looks to be released from the Godzilla Store for 33,000 yen, it will include the base but not the serial numbering, it should be available for pre-order on May 22nd, the other is the general distribution version which will retail for 33,000 yen and with be available for pre-order on May 24th. Note, the vinyl versions are slightly smaller due to resin to vinyl shrinkage, 28.5cm tall and 62cm in length.
The Godzilla Store is releasing the X-Plus Toho 30cm Series Godzilla 1995 Godzilla Store Version figure. This figure is the same as the one announced previously about a month ago but without the burning coloring (just black tones), it is the same size 33cm, and will retail for 25,300 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from the Godzilla Store with release scheduled for Dec 2021.
X-Plus has officially announced the DefoReal Godzilla 2000 Godzilla x Megaguirus figure, which was teased at the Spring Kaiju Festival. This figure is based on the previous Godzilla 1999 figure released in April 2020, it stands 13cm tall and 18cm deep, the Ric features meganulas (small Megaguirus) on Godzilla, it retails for 8,800 yen for the Ric, 7,700 yen for the standard (without the meganulas). It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus and other retailers with release scheduled for Sept 2021.
X-Plus has announced the Favorite Sculptors Line Gigantic Godzilla 1954 and Favorite Sculptors Line Real Master Collection Plus Godzilla 1962. X-Plus teased the Gigantic multiples times it is based on an Inoue Arts kit (the same sculpt was also use for other figures as well), it stands 49cm tall and 70cm in length, the Ric version comes with three cannons to recreate the classic scene, and it retails for 58,300 yen for the Ric and the standard. The 1962 is based on the figure released in July 2018, it features light up fins and battery pedestal logo based, is a Ric exclusive, and retails for 34,650 yen. Both can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for July 2021 for the 1954, and June 2021 for the 1962.