New Collectibles from Rurouni Kenshin (aka Samurai X), Berserk, Giant Robo, Hades Project Zeorymer, Armored Troopers Votoms, and
Torrance , CA, October 25th, 2004 - Yamato USA, the North American subsidiary
of Yamato Co. Ltd., is further pleased to announce the opening of pre-orders
for seven new items in additional to the previously announce 1/12 scale Scopedog
. Not to be overlooked among these new offerings is the third volume of Yamato's
immensely popular Story! Image! Figure! Rurouni Kenshin (aka Samurai X ) miniature
collectible figures, as well as the new additions of Fighting Chun-Li and
Fighting Cammy PVC statues to our equally popular Capcom Girls Collection.
Story! Image! Figure! A Yamato Original! Yamato continues its extremely popular
line of Rurouni Kenshin (aka Samurai X) collectible miniature figures with
this impressive third series. Beautifully sculpted by renowned Japanese "garage
kit" artist Takayuki
Shiragami, each blister carded figure stands between 4.0" - 5.5" and
comes with a themed display base. Based on the overwhelming demand for the
first two series, this is one item not to overlook!
Story! Image! Figure! A Yamato Original! The all-time classic anime Giant
Robo rockets to life with this blister carded assortment of seven 4" collectible
miniature figures drawn from the Giant Robo series, The Day the Earth Stood
Still , newly released by Media Blasters. The Giant Robo figures, themselves,
feature interchangeable parts making them must haves for all collectors who
want to recreate a variety of classic scenes from the anime. And did we mention
Ginrei. Oh, Ginrei! In three lovely styles.
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Story! Image! Mechanics! A Yamato Original! A special treat for Giant Robot
fans, Zeorymer from Hades Project Zeorymer.Measuring over 7", Zeorymer
is the second (IDEON being the first) in a line of action figures paying tribute
to the Giant Robots of Japanese anime. Collectors will appreciate the figure's
detachable parts allowing simulation of a number of action sequences from the
Comes in two paint versions, each window boxed.
Created by Kenturo Miura, Berserk is manga mayhem to the extreme - violent,
horrifying, and mercilessly funny - and the wellspring for the internationally
popular anime series. Yamato is proud to continue its prestigious line of Berserk
collectibles with this fourth in a series of miniature figures.
Measuring approximately 4", these figures feature an amazing, detailed
likeness of the characters from the anime / manga and come sealed in clamshell
A companion piece to the amazing 1/12 scale Scopedog, the Chirico Cuvie action
figure is a must have all on its own. Cuvie features an impressive 20 points
of articulation, including a special double jointed hip allowing the figure
to be seated in the Scopedog's cockpit. Cuvie also comes with a set of 16 accessories
including flight helmet, gun and 6 sets of extra hands! Window boxed, Cuvie
is sure to gain the notice of action figure collectors and fans of the Armored
Troopers Votoms anime!
Yamato continues its Capcom Girls PVC Statue Collection with "Fighting
Chun-Li" and "Fighting Cammy", two of the loveliest - and deadliest
- ladies from Capcom's Street Fighter 2. Takayuki Shiragami, whose sculpts
for Yamato's Street Fighter Minis received critical acclaim, once again lends
his talents to capture the very essence of motion, while maintaining perfect
balance. Measuring well over 7.5", each figure comes in two paint styles. "Fighting
Chun-Li" and "Fighting Cammy" figures sold separately.
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And don't forget to make room on your shelves for Yamato's very
own 1/12 scale ATM-09-ST Scopedog ! Never before has a Scopedog figure of this
magnitude been this articulated and loaded with this many features.
This is the must have collectible for 2005!
For further information about these and other fine Yamato products, please
visit the Yamato USA website at
|Posted 28 October, 2004 - 21:35 by JoshB|