As the celabration continues from last year, Kinnikuman (known as M.U.S.C.L.E. in U.S.), an iconic Japanese pro-wrestling manga & anime that influenced many youths back then who are now in their late 20’s & 30’s, celebrates its 30th anniversary year . Aside from its manga and anime, collectable eraser molded figurine called “Kin-keshi” was a huge trend back then selling approximate 1.8 billion as must have collectable figurine or else be left out.
Sold in small plastic capsule vending machine called “Gacha-Gacha” or “Gacha-pon”, total of 418 characters were released from Bandai and still raising eyebrow to core fans. Caol Uno (å®‡é‡Žè–°) himself is one of those individual who pays respect to his hero, Kinnikuman. And now Caol takes part in this celebration, collaborating to release his own special Kin-keshi figurine pack with Kinnikuman. “29 + 1 ” project supported by Bandai, Seven Eleven Japan, and the creator of Kinnikuman Takashi Shimada a.k.a. Yudetamago, Caol will be the first to be replicated from a true exsisting fighter as a Kin-keshi.
Kinnikuman x Caol Uno (å®‡é‡Žè–°) Kin-keshi pack comes in total of 10 models + 2 secret models in 3 different colorways (red, blue, pink), 2 Kin-keshi sold in each package. Scheduled to be released in June at UCS, Seven Eleven Japan, and selected UCS dealers. Aside from this project, collaboration items from 10AC (NIKE) x Kinnikuman is scheduled.