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Cute Figures Now Available to Pre-Order in Japan This Week – 24 October Ed.

We need more cuteness in this world! While it is hard to switch off from the terrible news stories plaguing us amid the pandemic, etc., I find that having a shelf of adorable bishoujo characters makes me feel just...

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood’s Edward Elric and Alphonse Elric Join GSC’s Pop Up Parade Figure Series

When you factor in exchange rates, import taxes, shipping costs and the cost of the item themselves, figure collecting can be an incredibly expensive hobby. Bucking this trend a little bit, Good Smile Company created the Pop Up Parade...

Figured As Much Photo Collection #6 – Fate/kaleid liner PRISMA☆ILLYA – Illyasviel von Einzbern – Prisma☆Klangfest Ver

Building a collection of anime and video game figures is an expensive hobby. The small collection I have (some of which have been covered on The Otaku’s Study) has easily cost me a few thousand dollars to acquire over...

Good Smile Company Announce Saber, Rin Tohsaka and Sakura Matou ~15th Celebration Dress Ver.~ Figures

Marking the 15th anniversary of TYPE-MOON's visual novel and broader anime media franchise Fate/stay Night, Japanese figure manufacturer Good Smile Company have confirmed they will be offering "15th Celebration Dress" figures of the title's three female protagonists - Saber,...

Kaworu Nagisa Nendoroid Open for Pre-Order

Joining the ever-growing number of anime characters to receive a Nendoroid figure, manufacturer and distributor Good Smile Company have confirmed that The SEELE CHILD, Kaworu Nagisa will receive such an adaptation in June 2020. Kaworu Nagisa is a character...

Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka? – Kafuu Chino – 1/8 – Alice Style

While it isn’t uncommon for popular anime characters to receive more than a single figure adaptation, characters in the Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu Ka? (Also known as Is the Order a Rabbit? Internationally) have enjoyed many varied releases over...

Cardcaptor Sakura – Sakura Kinomoto 1/7- Stars Bless You

Coinciding with the 20th Anniversary of Clamp's Cardcaptor Sakura manga (and later anime) series, Good Smile Company have manufactured a 1/7 scale figure of the titular character, titled "Stars Bless You". Based on a fantastic piece of artwork by...

Rider from Fate/stay night to Receive Nendoroid Release

A recent post made to the English-language blog of Good Smile Company's Kahotan has confirmed that Rider from Fate/stay night will be receiving a Nendoroid release. Rider will be the fourth servant from Type-Moon's Fate/stay night franchise to receive...

Studio Trigger to Share New Trailer for “Ninja Slayer” at Anime Expo 2014

Anime voice over and music company STARCHILD have announced that the graphic novel series Ninja Slayer will be brought to life in a new upcoming anime produced by Studio Trigger, known for their work on OVA episode Little Witch...

Good Smile Company Open Pre-Orders for Nendoroid Sakura Kinomoto

Since 2006, the Nendoroid series of figures have faithfully recreated hundreds of anime, manga and video game characters into a chibified form. From more popular series such as The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya to more niche titles such as...

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