Dream Rocket has announced three new lottery figures, Dori Location Kaiju Land Kaiju Robot, Monster File Umushi Kaiju Gumose, and Monster File Koi Fish Beast Gilmoth. Each is a unique style, Kaiju Robot is a black and white marble colored vinyl, Gumose is black vinyl with metallic spray, and Gilmoth is clear blue vinyl with gold inside, and highlights outside. Kaiju Robot is 26cm tall and the other two are 22cm tall, and they are 22,000 yen, 10,000 yen, and 11,000 yen respectively. The lottery is from Nov 16th to Nov 18th at noon with release late Nov 2023.
Bandai is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Kaiju No. 8 Character figures, Reno Ichikawa and Mina Ashiro. These figures are 14.5cm and 14cm tall respectively, both include multiple face parts, hands, weapons, and more as well as face parts for Kaiju No. 8, and each retails for 8,250 yen. Both can be pre-ordered from general retailers with release scheduled for May 2024 for Reno, and June 2024 for Mina.
Both Sega and Banpresto have announced Kaiju No. 8 figures, we previously posted the Bandai S.H. Figuarts version as well. Sega is releasing the Kaiju No. 8 Luminasta Kaiju No. 8 Kaiju No. 8 Luminasta Kafka Hibino figures, these are fixed pose figures standing 21cm and 20cm respectively, retail for $24.99 each, and are releasing June 2024. Banpresto is releasing the Kaiju No. 8 Big Size Sofubi figure, also a fixed pose figure, it stands 18cm tall, retails for $29.99 and releases Nov 2023. All can be pre-ordered now from multiple retailers. Also being released by both companies are smaller deformed style figures as well.
From Star Ace Toys. The Star Ace Ymir bust is a meticulously crafted collector's item that pays homage to the iconic creature brought to life by the legendary stop-motion animator Ray Harryhausen. Standing at a height of 9.5" tall, this finely detailed bust captures the essence of Ymir with impressive accuracy and attention to detail. Produced in soft vinyl, the bust is expertly sculpted to ensure a faithful representation of this impressive beast. The neck of the Ymir bust is designed to rotate, allowing you to pose the head in various positions, providing a dynamic and lifelike appearance. Additionally, the lower jaw is articulated, allowing you to open and close it, adding to the bust's display options. The Ymir bust is meticulously painted to capture the creature's original appearance as seen in the classic film. The Star Ace Ymir bust is a stunning tribute to a cinematic legend and a must-have for collectors and enthusiasts of classic movie monsters.
Release date: Jun 26, 2024
Retail price: $158.99
Pre-orderes available from various retailers.
Bandai is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Kaiju No. 8 figure, from the anime of the same name. This figure stands 19cm tall, it comes with three face parts (different expressions), extra hands, extra right leg and right arm parts, and will retail for 5,500 yen. It can be pre-ordered from multiple retailers with release scheduled for April 2024.
Acro has announced the first two figures in the new Kaiju Doom Battle Of The Demon Gods series, Lizard Demon and Turtle Demon (hmmm could these be a hint at a couple of known kaiju). Both vinyl figures are concept designed by David Igo, with figure designs by Paul Komoda, Lizard Demon is 22cm tall, 23cm wide, and 20cm deep, Turtle Demon is 18.5cm tall, 21cm wide, and 17cm deep, Lizard Demon retails for 22,000 yen and Turtle Demon is 14,000 yen, both will be release Feb 2024. They can be pre-ordered now from multiple retails (some with bundles of both) like AmiAmi.