Bluefin Distribution, the US source for all the excellent Tamashii Nations releases, have sent out a big list of all the product slated for August release. Below you’ll see them summarized in a table, a gallery of everything and, after the jump, complete descriptions of everything. Sit back and enjoy the read, I’m really digging the flame effects!
|Series||Item Name||Character||US MSRP|
|Metal Build||Laevatein||Full Metal Panic!||$174.99|
|Super Robot Chogokin||Gao Figh Gar||Gao Gai Gar Final||$72.99|
|Robot Spirits||Gundam Geminass 01 (Assault Booster)||Gundam W Dual Story||$43.99|
|S.H.Figuarts||Robo Rider||Kamen Rider Black RX||$34.99|
|S.H.Figuarts||Kamen Rider Leangle||Kamen Rider Blade||$36.99|
|S.H.MonsterArts||Godzilla 1995 Birth||Godzilla vs Destroyah||$66.99|
|Saint Cloth Myth||Taurus Aldebaran||Saint Seiya||$109.99|
|S.H.Figuarts||Sailor Jupiter||Sailor Moon||$40.99|
|Armor Girls Project||Cecilia Alcott Strike Gunner||Infinite Stratos||$82.99|
|Tamashii Effect||Burning Flame (Red Ver.)||—-||$21.99|
|Tamashii Effect||Burning Flame (Blue Ver.)||—-||$21.99|
|Robot Spirits||#115 Nu Gundam||MS Gundam: Char’s Counterattack||$40.99|
|Figuarts Zero||Monkey D Luffy (New World Ver.)||One Piece||$17.99|
|Figuarts Zero||Roronoa Zoro (New World Ver.)||One Piece||$21.99|
|Figuarts Zero||Portgas D Ace -Battle Ver.-||One Piece||$29.99|
At last, one of the most requested characters in Tamashii Nations’ surveys finally takes his rightful place in the S.H.Figuarts series. Naruto, as he appears in the “Naruto: Shippuden” animated series, will finally be portrayed as an action figure with intricate articulation to recreate the most extreme ninja action sequences. This advanced action figure also features a full-array of optional accessories, including a total of four interchangeable facial expressions for depicting a variety of character specific scenes, two kunai, Rasengan effect parts, and interchangeable hands (5 left, 6 right). Buy one or… Heck, you already know you’re going to need several. Three words: Shadow Clone Jitsu. Believe it!
Metal Build: Laevatein
The intrepid Laevatein Arm Slave from Full Metal Panic joins the popular Metal Build series, replete with diecast and an originally crafted design produced by mecha designer Kanetake Ebikawa (Gundam Exia). Intricate systems such as elbow-mounted wire guns, a calf-mounted cooling system, and a torso mounted sub-arm are depicted in meticulous detail. Even the cockpit hatch is adjustable. Also included are a wealth of accessories, including a deluxe display stand, anti-tank daggers (x2), shot gun, demolition gun, monomolecular cutter (x2), pilot figures (x2), Fairy Feather system parts, and 4 sets of interchangeable hands.
Super Robot Chogokin: Gao Figh Gar
Gao Figh Gar from the “The King of Braves GaoGaiGar FINAL” OVA joins the ranks of Super Robot Chogokin diecast robot action figure series! Complete with splendid detail and dynamic effect parts, the Gao Figh Gar is able to replicate a variety of special techniques, including the Broken Phantom, Protect Wall, and Hell and Heaven attacks. Three sets of interchangeable hands, as well as interchangeable hand parts for Hell and Heaven and hand-shake are included, and can be used with the separately sold Super Robot Chogokin Genesic Gao Gai Gar (for recreation of iconic opening scene of the final episode).
Robot Spirits: Gundam Geminass 01 (Assault Booster)
The Gundam Geminass 01 (Assault Booster) Mobile Suit from the Gundam Wing Side Story, “New Report Gundam Wing Dual Story: G-Unit” (Mobile Suit Gundam: The Last Outpost) joins the Robot Spirits line-up! With intricate detail and superior articulation, this deluxe robot action figure comes complete with G-Unit Assault Booster accessories which can be attached on the shoulders and leg areas. Also includes accessories for the G-Unit Shield, Accelerate Rifle, Beam Swords (x2), and three sets of interchangeable hand parts.
Robot Spirits: Genoumaru
Following the release of Ryumaru and Senomaru, Genoumaru from Mashin Hero Wataru joins the Robot Spirits series as the third Mashin installment! Shoulder mounted verniers and retractable foot blades are portrayed in detail. This deluxe robot action figure also features a full array of accessories, including electric shuriken effect parts, Genryusai and Himiko figures, 4 sets of interchangeable hands, and other arsenal.
S.H.Figuarts: Robo Rider
The S.H.Figuarts love for Kamen Rider Black RX continues with The Prince of Sadness, Robo Rider! This high quality rendition comes complete with the character’s signature Vortech Shooter pistol for blasting away the baddies of Crisis. Even his belt area has been portrayed using clear parts for enhanced realism. Interchangeable hands (1 left, 2 right) are also included for enacting all of Robo Riders signature poses.
S.H.Figuarts: Kamen Rider Leangle
The fourth and final Rider in the Kamen Rider Blade series joins the S.H.Figuarts line-up! Leangle features his massive Leangle Rouzer staff, with interchangeable parts for depicting it with either retracted or open blades. Even his belt mounted card holder can be opened and closed! Includes a total of 13 Rouzer cards and interchangeable hands (3 left, 4 right).
S.H.MonsterArts: Godzilla 1995 Birth
Godzilla as he re-appears in the final seconds of the 1995 “Godzilla vs Destroyah” movie joins the high end S.H.MonsterArts advanced monster action figure series with meticulously crafted detail and dynamic articulation. This deluxe kaiju action figure set features the heavily fan requested atomic breath effect and effect stand parts as well as interchangeable hands.
Saint Cloth Myth: Taurus Aldebaran
Enter the Ox! Taurus Aldebaran joins the ranks of the Saint Cloth Myth EX series with his massive form completely realized, and a full array of options parts to portray a variety of iconic scenes from the anime. Included are his characteristic folded arms, along with a total of 5 interchangeable faces. Armor/cloth parts employ diecast material for added weight and realism, and parts can be used to assemble Taurus Object. Interchangeable hands and mantle accessory parts also included with this deluxe figure.
S.H.Figuarts: Sailor Jupiter
Tamashii Nations is proud to present the last Sailor Moon character needed to complete the five Inner Soldiers- the warrior of love and courage, Sailor Jupiter! Featuring a unique sculpt with accurate height and proportions, Sailor Jupiter is garunteed to stand out in any S.H.Figuarts collection. Boasting superior articulation for recreating her famous action scenes from the anime, S.H.Figuarts Sailor Jupiter also features an articulated pony tail, interchangeable antenna hair parts, a total of four interchangeable faces, five sets of hands, and display stand specifically made for the character! Show ’em your guts, and fight with all you’ve got with S.H.Figuarts Sailor Jupiter!
Armor Girls Project: Cecilia Alcott
Cecilia Alcott from Infinite Stratos rejoins the Armor Girls Project series of ‘girl meets mecha’ along with her IS, Blue Tears! Recreated as it appears employing the Strike Gunner high-speed maneuver, Cecilia’s highly articulated hair allows for recreation of the character in a variety of scenarios. Clear parts are used to portray bits launching, and a thorough array of accessory parts, including a stand, are featured. This deluxe figure includes the Blue Tears IS with full armaments, three sets of interchangeable hands, and bit effect parts; as well as the Cecilia Alcott figure including interchangeable faces (2 types), alternate hair parts, and three sets of optional hands.
Tamashii Effect: Burning Flame (Red Ver.)
Heat up your advanced figure collection with the all new Tamashii Effect- Burning Flame (Red Ver.)! These translucent effect parts are rendered in exquisite detail, and are articulated in order to adapt to a variety of figure poses and intense action sequences. The flame parts can also be separated for scattered burning effects. Figures and display stands sold separately.
Tamashii Effect: Burning Flame (Blue Ver.)
Heat up your advanced figure collection with the all new Tamashii Effect- Burning Flame (Blue Ver.)! These translucent effect parts are rendered in exquisite detail, and are articulated in order to adapt to a variety of figure poses and intense action sequences. The flame parts can also be separated for scattered burning effects. Figures and display stands sold separately.
Robot Spirits: Nu Gundam
Due to popular demand, Tamashii Nations is proud to announce a limited re-issue of Robot Spirits: Nu Gundam.
Figuarts ZERO: Monkey D Luffy (New World Ver.)
Due to popular demand, Tamashii Nations is proud to announce a limited re-issue of Figuarts ZERO: Monkey D Luffy (New World Ver.).
Figuarts ZERO: Roronoa Zoro (New World Ver.)
Due to popular demand, Tamashii Nations is proud to announce a limited re-issue of Figuarts ZERO: Roronoa Zoro (New World Ver.).
Figuarts ZERO: Portgas D Ace -Battle Ver.-
Due to popular demand, Tamashii Nations is proud to announce a limited re-issue of Figuarts ZERO: Portgas D Ace -Battle Ver.-.