Tokyo Toy Show 2015: New, Upcoming Takara Tomy Transformers Showcased
Jul01

Tokyo Toy Show 2015: New, Upcoming Takara Tomy Transformers Showcased

A persistent, must-see cornerstone of the annual Tokyo Toy Show is the veritable cornucuopia of new and yet to be released Takara Tomy Transformers sure to be on display. As in , guests at the recent  were greeted with a collection of morphable figures that was as robust as it was diverse. While  featured an assortment of tie-in bots inspired by the big-screen feature, “Transformers: Age of Extinction”, their 2015 showing...

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Tokyo Toy Show 2015: A Visual Tour
Jun19

Tokyo Toy Show 2015: A Visual Tour

Packing the grand confines of Tokyo’s Big Sight Exhibition Center, the International Tokyo Toy Show 2015 kicked off June 18th delivering the fresh surge of action figures, statues, games, amusement machines, and gadgets for which the long-running summer convention has become known. Over the course of this year’s four-day Tokyo Toy Show (which runs from Thursday, June 18th through Sunday, June 21st in Tokyo’s...

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New, Upcoming, and Concept Bandai Star Wars Collectibles
Sep05

New, Upcoming, and Concept Bandai Star Wars Collectibles

For Star Wars collectors with a penchant for unique and authentic offerings, Bandai Japan has a slew of figures, model kits, and play sets due for release, as well as a tantalizing assortment of concept pieces that are certain to foment interest. Shown earlier this summer at the 2014 International Tokyo Toy Show (Jun 12th-15th), the diversity of Bandai Star Wars collectibles ran the gamut from classic to unorthodox, and ranged in...

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Bandai Celebrates Thirty-Five Years of Mobile Suit Gundam
Aug20

Bandai Celebrates Thirty-Five Years of Mobile Suit Gundam

It’s been over three and a half decades since the Mobile Suit Gundam animated series debuted in Japan. The rich high-tech saga, filled with immense battling robots and swirling futuristic drama has left an indelible mark on Japanese popular culture and science fiction while amassing an eager following worldwide. Taking full advantage of the 2014 International Tokyo Toy Show earlier this summer (June 12th – 15th),...

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New Transformers Movie Figures Showcased by Takara Tomy
Jun30

New Transformers Movie Figures Showcased by Takara Tomy

With Optimus Prime and company making their return to theaters in Transformers: Age of Extinction, Takara Tomy showcased an assortment of movie-inspired figures to stoke the interest of fans. Visitors to the company’s sprawling booth at the were treated to an up-close look at an assortment of new Transformers movie figures based on returning favorites and new characters. In addition to the quasi-rebooted Optimus Prime, Bumblebee,...

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New, Upcoming Hot Toys Sixth Scale Figures at Tokyo Toy Show 2014
Jun23

New, Upcoming Hot Toys Sixth Scale Figures at Tokyo Toy Show 2014

Although the Hot Toys booth at this year’s Tokyo Toy Show was brimming with craveable collectibles from the likes of Funko, Hasbro, and Beast Kingdom, it was the company’s own line of sixth scale action figures that took center stage. The sprawling assortment of Hot Toys sixth scale figures on display included The Hulk and Bruce Banner (The Avengers), Barney Ross (The Expendables 2), Superman (Man of Steel), Batman and...

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Play Imaginative Showcases ‘Super Alloy’ Action Figures at Tokyo Toy Show 2014
Jun16

Play Imaginative Showcases ‘Super Alloy’ Action Figures at Tokyo Toy Show 2014

High-end toy manufacturer, Play Imaginative, gave their upcoming Super Alloy DC, Marvel, and RoboCop action figures center stage at the recently concluded International Tokyo Toy Show 2014. Visitors to the Play Imaginative booth were treated to an up-close look at a variety of both 1/6th and 1/12th scale figures based on Batman and Superman from DC’s New 52; Iron Patriot and War Machine from Iron Man 3; as well as RoboCop and...

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Tokyo Toy Show 2014: An Inside Look
Jun13

Tokyo Toy Show 2014: An Inside Look

Tokyo’s iconic “Big Sight” convention center was overrun with action figures, gadgets, statues, and games, as the International Tokyo Toy Show 2014 got under way June 12th. As in previous years, the first two days of the four-day exhibition (which runs through June 15th) , are reserved for trade visitors and the latter two are open to the general public. Admission is free for all attendees for the duration of the show....

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