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MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chewbacca” Star Wars Vintage Sofubi from Medicom Toy…

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Medicom Toy are to return to their officially licensed Star Wars Vintage Sofubi line for the seventh instalment this month, taking on infamous bounty hunter Boba Fett in his iconic “Return of the Jedi” colors! Once again sculpted by BearModel, the 1970’s-style figure stands at a lofty 9″ tall, coming complete with articulation in the arms, legs and neck. Packed-in with removable laser riffle and mounted rocket launcher back pack, “RotJ” Boba will be touching down via preorder in the Medicom store on Thursday, September 24th for just 9,720yen ($81) plus shipping…

[Info courtesy of Sofvi.Tokyo]

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MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s “Batman” and “Deathlock” for the DC Comics Retro Sofubi Collection…

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With the “Boy Wonder” Robin receiving a release as part of the ongoing DC Comics-licensed Retro Sofubi Collection earlier in the year (check him out here), creators Medicom Toy are proud to reveal that his partner, the caped crusader Batman, is now finally up for grabs too! Joined by one of our favourite DC anti-heroes, Deathlock aka The Terminator, the pair have once again been sculpted by Bear Model in the classic vintage sofubi style, standing at around 10″ tall, featuring 5 points of articulation and coming complete with character specific accessories- a vinyl cape for batman and an awesome metallic ammo clip for Deathstroke. Currently available via preorder in Japan through the Medicom Toy store, overseas customers can find both figures on Rakuten right here for just $71.81 each plus shipping. Up for grabs until April 30th, shipping for the pair has been estimated at late July ’15…


MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s The Riddler and Harley Quinn for the DC Comics Retro Sofubi Collection…

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Having recently debuted their new Marvel line with Spiderman, Medicom Toy have returned to DC Comics this month for the fourth instalment of the ever popular Retro Sofubi Collection, taking on 2 of our favourite Batman foes- the Riddler and Harley Quinn! Once again sculpted by Bear Model in the classic vintage sofubi style, the soft vinyl figures stand at just shy of 10″, featuring a total of 5 points of articulation each. Currently available via preorder in Japan through the Medicom Toy store, overseas customers can find both figures on Rakuten right here for just $83.06 each plus shipping. Up for grabs until September 30th, shipping has been estimated for December ’14…


MAN-E-NEWS// MAN-E-NEWS// Godzilla Vinyl Wars: Wave 2 from Medicom Toy…

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Continuing their celebration of the first Godzilla film in 10 years, Medicom Toy have once again teamed up with a number of Japan’s leading toy manufacturers for the second wave in their ongoing series, Godzilla Vinyl Wars! Featuring a total of 7 very different designs (clockwise from top left); the Bullmark J-Tale Green Version from M1Go (top), the 1962 Version from Bear Model, the Giant Hedorah from Sofubi Life, the Destoroyah from Marmit, the CCP 2001 Version from GMK, the 1964 “MOTHGODZI” Version from Marmit and the 1955 “Godzilla Strikes Back” Version from Marusan, the diverse range of figures have been priced between just 6,000yen ($59) and 10,000yen ($98) each. Head over to the Medicom Toy store right here to take a closer look, and be sure to click through to get a look at the figures… (more…)


MAN-E-NEWS// The Godzilla Vinyl Wars series from Medicom Toy…

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Celebrating the release of the first Godzilla film in 10 years, Medicom Toy have teamed up with a number of Japan’s leading toy manufacturers for the launch of the Godzilla Vinyl Wars series! Initially featuring a total of 5 very different designs (clockwise from top left); the Destoroyah Ver. from Marmit, Godzilla 1962 (Kingodzi) from Butanohana, BULLMARK type (Blue) from M1GO, the Original Godzilla from Bear Model and the Giant pretty Godzilla from Sofubilife, the diverse range of figures have been priced between just 4,000yen ($39) and 10,000yen ($98) each. Head over to the Medicom Toy store right here to take a closer look!


MAN-E-NEWS// The C3P0 and R2D2 Star Wars Vintage Sofubi from Medicom Toy x Bear Model…

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It’s been a while since we last heard anything from the ongoing Star Wars Vintage Sofubi series from Medicom Toy, so it came with great pleasure this week to find that the fourth and fifth releases have finally dropped in the form of C3P0 and R2D2! Based on the original 1970’s figures released in Japan, these authentic reinterpretations have once again sculpted by Bear Model with colour design from Frenzy, coming in at around 9.5″ and 6.2″ respectively. Available to Japanese customers through the Medicom Toy store priced at 9,000yen ($88) each, overseas orders will unfortunately once again need to be placed through forwarding service M-World. Hit them up at m-world-service@dream.jp with any enquiries…


MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s Batgirl and Catwoman for the DC Comics Retro Sofubi Collection…

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Having neglected the female angle in their first 2 DC Comics Retro Sofubi releases, Medicom Toy intend to right their wrongs with the addition of Batgirl and Catwoman in this third round of figures! Once again sculpted by Bear Model and colour coordinated by Frenzy, the vintage-styled figures stand at just shy of 10″ each, coming with 5 points of articulation, and, in Batgirl’s case, an additional vinyl cape and removable headpiece. Currently available in Japan through the Medicom Toy store for just 8,000yen ($78) each, international orders can be placed through Rakuten right here