Nendoroid Sonic The Hedgehog is Previewed by Mikatan

Nendoroid Sonic The Hedgehog

Nendoroid Sonic The Hedgehog

Ah … how nostalgic … I recall my childhood memories when I was controlling the speedy blue hedgehog to run, roll, and jump around the stage to get the rings/emeralds and save those bunnies, chipmunks, and birds from the mad doctor. XD

Yep, Nendoroid Sonic The Hedgehog was last seen at Miyazawa Event, and he got a preview photo session by Mikatan today.

As mentioned by Mikatan in her blog post, this Nendoroid is being made to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Sonic’s career in the gaming world. He will bring along a plenty of parts and accessories to re-create featured scenes from the game. Kindly visit Mikatan’s blog to view more pics. ^^

Anyway, this Nendoroid will be available for pre-order starting tomorrow. What do you think, Nendonesian? ^^

Via Mikatan’s blog (Japanese, English)

Phat Company Announced Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji

Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji

Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji

Yep, Phat Company has just posted official announcement regarding Bakuman‘s Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji in a blog post earlier. A bit late to the party, but it wouldn’t hurt to see an official post from the manufacturer, right? ^^

Mini Ika-musume

Mini Ika-musume

Anyway, Phat Company also posted about their upcoming Nendoroid Petit Mini Ika-musume (trading) figures there. Yep, apparently the set we saw previously was not a Nendoroid Petit set after all (as guessed by Dorothee XD)

Anyway, kindly visit Phat Company’s blog to see their official announcement (in Japanese). ^^

Via Phat Company’s blog

Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji is Available for Pre-Order

Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji

Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji

It’s official: Phat Company‘s Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji from Bakuman is now up on GSC’s official website – and it means that he has been available for reservation starting today. Here is the description from the official page:

The genius high-school manga artist!
From the popular anime about two young school boys who want to become manga artists, ‘Bakuman’, comes a Nendoroid of Saiko and Akito’s biggest rival, Eiji Nizuma!

You can recreate all sorts of famous scenes from the series, including his trademark pose, his pose holding six different writing tools or even the pose of him standing on one leg. He also comes with a feather pen and a sketchbook as extra items to recreate even more of your favorite scenes!

He is scheduled for April 2012 release with the standard price tag of 3500 Yen. ^^


Nendoroid Release Schedule for December 2011 (Updated)

Nendoroid MEIKO

Nendoroid MEIKO

It feels like time passes away so quickly, doesn’t it? Yep, we are really close to the end of 2011 and the beginning of 2012. Christmas and New Year party are going to be held in the coming weeks. XD

Anyway, GSC has just posted an initial release dates for their upcoming products due in the last month of 2011. Here are the schedules:

  1. Nendoroid MEIKO – December 6th
  2. Nendoroid Konjiki no Yami (Golden Darkness) – January 2012 (delayed)
  3. Nendoroid Hercule Barton – December 15th
  4. Nendoroid Tomoe Mami – December 26th
  5. Nendoroid Kagamine Rin: Cheerful version – December 27th January 2012 (delayed)
  6. Nendoroid Kagamine Len: Cheerful version – December 27th January 2012 (delayed)
  7. Anime Style vol.5 with Nendoroid Petit Yamanaka Sawako – TBA

Well, which one are you anticipating the most, Nendonesian? ^^

Via GSC (link #1, link #2)

Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji is Up in Amazon

Yes, Amazon Japan has added Bakuman‘s Nendoroid Niizuma Eiji into their store earlier. Although the item is not yet available for pre-order, at least we know this Nendoroid will be available for reservation shortly. This Nendoroid is dated for late April 2011 release, without any pricing info yet.

Well, what do you think, Nendonesian? ^^

Via Amazon Japan

Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai Has Voice Selection Feature

Various costumes for Miku, Rin, Luka, and MEIKO

Various costumes for Miku, Rin, Luka, and MEIKO

The upcoming Vocaloid Nendoroid-themed game for 3DS, Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai, has been given an official title by SEGA: Hatsune Miku and Future Stars: Project Mirai. It is not a mere title change though, as SEGA also intends to differentiate between this game and the PSP-bound Hatsune Miku: Project Diva series.

Should you choose one or more Vocaloid for a song in Project Diva, he/she/they would only dance for the music, but the song remains to be sung by Hatsune Miku. In the case of Project Mirai, you may choose which Vocaloid to sing certain songs. Whoa … isn’t it nice to listen to Rin, Luka, and MEIKO’s voices there? XD

Anyway, there are six songs that have been announced to appear in Project Mirai:

  • Tricolor Airline (Atsuzou-kun) – has voice selection feature
  • Daughter of Evil (Mothy)
  • LOL -Lots of Laugh- (Ken and Endcape)
  • Watashi no Jikan (Kuchibasi)
  • PIANO*GIRL (OSTER Project)
  • Sing and Smile (Re:nG)

Did you know that Project Mirai also have augmented reality (AR) features? Yes, you could take pictures of AR concerts being performed by Hatsune Miku on your desk. Awesome! XD

Anyway, Hatsune Miku and Future Stars: Project Mirai is scheduled for release on March 8, 2012 in Japan – one day prior to Miku Day on March 9 (3/9). Don’t forget that the limited edition of this game will also include a Nendoroid Petit Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai version. ^^

Via Siliconera

Custom Nendoroid Megurine Luka: Witch Style

Nendoroid Megurine Luka and Tako-Luka (Witch style)

Nendoroid Megurine Luka and Tako-Luka (Witch style)

We have seen many custom Nendoroid based on Hatsune Miku, but we rarely see custom Nendoroid of the other Vocaloid. Well, today we will take a look at a custom Nendoroid based on Megurine Luka, wearing witch costume set. XD

Well then, let’s take a look at some pics of this lovely custom-made Nendoroid Megurine Luka: Witch Style, which are available after the break. ^^

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