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Check Out These Two Awesome Ninja Batman Collectible Action Figures

We concur that Batman has a lot of similarity with ninjas. Portraying Wayne-san in medieval Japan, as a sword-wielding cape crusader almost seem too appropriate. The animated feature film Batman Ninja, directed by Junpei Mizusaki and produced by Warner Bros., was released in stateside in digital format on April 24, 2018 and theatrically in Japan in June 15 in the same year. It is worth noting that the American and Japanese versions have a slight variation in screenplay. Continue reading Check Out These Two Awesome Ninja Batman Collectible Action Figures

Bandai Announced Premium Metal Build Evangelion Unit-01 Figure

The iconic mecha, EVA Unit-01, from the cult anime series Evangelion is getting a premium format action figure. Announced last week by Bandai Spirit, this newly designed figure will fall under the brand’s high-end model lineup ‘METAL BUILD’. In addition to the draw of it being premium format, it has another draw here: it is designed and supervised by the original mecha designer of the Neon Genesis Evangelion series, Ikuto Yamashita. Continue reading Bandai Announced Premium Metal Build Evangelion Unit-01 Figure

This Is How Darth Vader And Stormtrooper Looks Like As Samurai

When George Lucas dreamed up of Star Wars, it was no secret that he drew inspirations from a variety of cultural sources, among them was the obvious homage to Akira Kurosawa’s iconic, if not legendary, samurai flicks. What? Yep, he sure did. So now you know and also, now you know why Darth Vader life-supporting suit look so eerily like some space age samurai warrior’s armor. If the sudden revelation that dark Sith could be a space age version of the feudal age’s samurai sends your mind wondering what he’d look like in the ancient samurai armor, well, then wonder no more – all you have to do is look at S.H.Figuarts Samurai Darth Vader and Stormtrooper action figures. Released by Japanese toy maker Bandai, specifically, Bandai Tamashii Nations, the S.H.Figuarts iteration of the Star Wars iconic characters are referred to as ‘movie realization’ pieces, with the characters kitted in traditional samurai battle outfit. Continue reading This Is How Darth Vader And Stormtrooper Looks Like As Samurai

Daft Punk Action Figures

you have heard the song, seen the video, and probably worn the helmet, but your Daft Punk fanboyism won’t be complete without a couple of Daft Punk Action Figures. made by Bandai’s S.H.Figuarts brand, these action figures feature the unmistakable detail that S.H.Figuarts high end action figures are known for and each of these figures were the result of the supervision by the artists themselves. it is good that the duo were involved in the creation, it is after all, the French duo who know themselves better. each of the robot-suited Thomas Bangalter and Thomas Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo feature exacting details including shiny metallic finish helmet, along with transparent parts, S.H.Figuarts’ advanced articulation, and interchangeable hand parts – all seven sets of them – for you to recreate the duo’s dynamic poses. the figures are each sold separately and are available for pre-order now for $44.99 each. expected official release date to be on the December 27, 2013. another look after the break. Continue reading Daft Punk Action Figures