Kaiyodo is releasing the Soft Vinyl (Sofubi Toy Box) Nessie The Loch Ness Monster figure, this figure is 25cm long (approx 10 inches) and features 9 movable parts. It retails for 4,298 yen (approx $40 US) and can be pre-oredered now from Hobby Search and other retailers. Release is scheduled for August 2017.
Mondo is releasing a maquette of the monster from the film Colossal, the images give us our first good look at the monster. It looks somewhat humanoid, and insect, with many other elements (it's arms remind us of tree bark). It features a base and a Mondo exclusive signed Blu-ray, full details below.
Created using the actual digital model of the creature from the film, this maquette features screen-accurate details of the mysterious giant monster, and includes a display base depicting a street in Seoul, as it stomps though the city, as well as other more subtle hints as to the creature's link to Gloria.
Mondo Exclusive: This version will include a copy of the film on Blu-ray signed by writer/director Nacho Vigalondo!
Ships approx. 4th quarter of 2017.
Artists: Ramirez Studios, Jason Wires, Paul Hanley at Jason Wires Productions, Magical Illusion Factory
Size: Approx. 13" in Height
Weight: Approx. 6 lbs
Price: $155 US
In the film Colossal, written and directed by Nacho Vigalondo, Gloria (Anne Hathaway) drinks too hard and parties too much. Her boyfriend has enough of it and throws her out. Gloria returns to her hometown, dreaming of making a new start, but instead revives her childhood friendship with Oscar, who now runs a bar. After drinking the night away with Oscar and his friends, she wakes up to discover a gigantic monster rampaging through Seoul, and realizes that somehow the monster is connected to her.
It can be ordered here.