Nendoroid Black Rock Shooter: TV Animation version Sample Preview by Mikatan

Nendoroid BRS: TV Animation version

Nendoroid BRS: TV Animation version

For you who have been anxiously waiting for Nendoroid Black Rock Shooter: TV Animation version, well, now you can take a sneak peek at what-you-are-going-to-get.

Yep, Mikatan has just posted a production sample preview of this Nendoroid.

Package content

Package content

Kindly visit Mikatan’s blog to see all the relevant info and pics. ^^

via Mikatan’s blog

Nendoroid Suenaga Mirai is Previewed by Mikatan

Nendoroid Suenaga Mirai

Nendoroid Suenaga Mirai

The popular mascot of Danny Choo‘s famous TV show Culture Japan has finally got her Nendoroid version completed as she underwent the usual preview photo session by Mikatan today.

Nendoroid Suenaga Mirai brings along three cute expression, all of which are featuring an adorable smile! However, she has many more fun parts and accessories to play with, such as:

  • Her sidekick, Retrokyu, who also brings its own stand
  • A Japanese flag
  • A Nendoroid-sized itasha with Mirai theme
  • 50+ 1/8 scale Moekana cards (printed in a sheet to be cut out)

You can see a few pics of her after the break.

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Nendoroid Akaza Akari is Previewed by Mikatan

Nendoroid Akaza Akari

Nendoroid Akaza Akari

Nendoroid Akaza Akari (a.k.a Akarin) from Yuru Yuri has finally arrived on Mikatan’s desk.

She will bring along three expression (winking, shouting, and dazed-off) as well as some optional parts and accessories to re-create various scenes from the anime. She also gets a few interesting stuff, as follows:

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GSC is Coming to AFAID 2012 (Update: Official Confirmation)

GSC goes to AFAID 2012

GSC goes to AFAID 2012

I guess most of you who are going to attend AFAID 2012 should have known about this.

Yep, it seems that GSC will be coming to the first AFA in Indonesia on September 1-2. Here is a statement from AFA’s official Facebook page:

Good Smile Company the worldwide leader in Japanese hobby products and service including the design, manufacture and marketing of Japanese character figures will be coming to AFA Indonesia 2012 this September 1-2 at JI EXPO PRJ Hall A! Please look out for them at AFA ID!

I assume that GSC will bring along their WonFes exclusive products, Cheerful products, and some re-releases.

So … are your wallet ready, Nendonesian? What do you think about this news? ^^

via Facebook and GSC

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Yukata ver. and Nendoroid Hakase are Announced

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Yukata ver.

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Yukata ver.

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Yukata version made a surprise appearance during last month’s Summer WonFes and now she is officially announced on GSC website.

Nendoroid Miku is back again, wearing a traditional Japanese yukata!
From the ‘Character Vocal Series 01: Hatsune Miku’ comes a Nendoroid of Hatsune Miku wearing a yukata!

The same cute Miku we’ve all come to love is wearing a dark blue yukata with beautiful flower prints scattered along it, creating a very refreshing version of Miku for the hot summer months! She comes with three expressions including her standard smiling expression, a shy expression with a slight blush and an exited expression with sparkling eyes. She also comes with a fan and a pouch that suit her yukata perfectly!

This Nendoroid will be available at the 39’s CARAVAN Hakkeijima Event Hall, and will be available for order online at the GSC Online Shop!
http://www.mikuevent.com/pc/

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Yukata version is priced at 3000 Yen and scheduled for September 18th, specifically during 39’s CARAVAN Hakkeijima event. She will also be available for pre-order through Good Smile Online Shop without any specific release date announced yet. XD

Oh, and this adorable Nendoroid also briefly mentioned on Mikatan’s latest blog post.

Nendoroid Hakase

Nendoroid Hakase

Meanwhile, the equally adorable Nendoroid Hakase from Nichijou is also announced and available for pre-order.

The not-so-everyday life of the Nichijou girls!
From the popular anime shown on NHK Educational TV, ‘Nichijou’ comes a Nendoroid of the self-proclaimed 8-year-old genius – Shinonome Laboratory’s Hakase!

She comes with a huge number of optional parts including a table, a Japanese teacup, a mug, a swiss-roll, Sakamoto-san the cat and even a Sakamoto Pharmacy cardboard box! She even comes with a separate fringe part with cat ears and a tail to recreate the famous scene from the show!

A rock-paper-scissors arm and sitting parts are also included for even more ways to have fun – there are even parts designed to let you pose her together with the previously released Nano Shinonome to completely recreate your favorite scenes between the Shinonome Laboratory duo!

This extremely cute Nendoroid is scheduled for December 2012 release and priced at 3500 Yen.

via GSC (link #1, link #2)

Nendoroid Suenaga Mirai’s Moekana Expression is Spotted (Updated)

Cute expression indeed XD

Cute expression indeed XD

Yep, a photo of Culture Japan‘s mascot Nendoroid Suenaga Mirai has been spotted in her own Facebook fanpage yesterday. Aside from the adorable Moekana expression, she was also seen with the Nendo-itasha and her sidekick Retrokyu.

Update: Another teaser from Danny Choo is the banner for Nendoroid Suenaga Mirai. XD

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The Wandering Fay: Nendoroid Fan Photobook is Available for Pre-Order

The Wandering Fay

The Wandering Fay

pus2meong, the initiator behind The Wandering Fay: Nendoroid Photobook project has posted about the pre-order availability on the Facebook discussion group for this project.

So how to secure a pre-order for the photobook? Scroll past the break to find out. ^^

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More Photos of Nendoroid Asama Tomo: Suit version

Nendoroid Asama Tomo

Nendoroid Asama Tomo

We have already scooped the initial news about Nendoroid Asama Tomo: Suit version that will be bundled with the limited edition of upcoming PSP game Kyokai Senjou no Horizon Portable about two months ago.

Fast-forward to today and we have Dengeki already got their hands to a few photos showing production sample of the Nendoroid. How does she look?

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Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Family Mart version is Previewed by Mikatan

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Family Mart version

Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Family Mart version

We have already seen Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Family Mart version appeared on GSC’s website previously, but there was no preview by Mikatan …. until yesterday.

Yes, Mikatan finally previewed the Nendoroid that is going to be used as Prize-B in Family Mart‘s Happy Lots campaign, which starts on August 21st. ^^

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Nendoroid from Prism Nana Project are Produced from 3D CG Render (Updated)

3DCG render of Nendoroid from Prism Nana Project

3D CG render of Nendoroid from Prism Nana Project

The anime production studio SHAFT, which previously worked on Bakemonogatari and Puella Magi Madoka Magica, has announced a new magical-girl-themed anime project titled Prism Nana Project. The details surrounding this anime is supposedly going to be revealed on Comiket 82 event, which is held starting today (August 10th) until Sunday (August 12th).

Apparently, the anime announcement is also followed up by revealing the Nendoroid, as seen in the pic above. Yes, the Nendoroid are going to be produced straightly from the 3D CG render, and the result can be judged from the following photo.

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