Tag results for: Bandai

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Top 12 Stories of 2014 – Art & Design

Art & Design was a difficult category to narrow down for us because at Freshness, we believe everything is art in its own merit. Graffiti on the wall of a New York City sidewalk may be be as meaningful to someone as a 10-million dollar Monet. Heck, … READ MORE

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Bandai – Samurai Stormtrooper Action Figure

Bandai has unveiled official images of its upcoming Ashigaru Stormtrooper, and the collectible looks unabashedly badass.The 7-inch figure will launch in May 2015 and come packaged with an old-school E11 blaster rifle and an even more old school Katana. The Samurai connection makes sense when you consider … READ MORE

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Tekken 7 – Gameplay Trailer | Video

It’s been a while since we’ve heard from the Tekken franchise but fans of the game can finally rejoice (and cry a little bit – we’ll get to why a bit later) because we’ve just been treated to a a pretty awesome gameplay trailer for the upcoming … READ MORE

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Dragon Ball Z: Frieza – S.H.Figuarts Action Figure | By Bandai Tamashii Nations

With Goku’s arch-nemesis Frieza returning in the next film installment of Dragon Ball Z, here is a chance for you to add the Ginyu Force leader to your figurine collection. Measuring at 5.5-inch in height, the Frieza S.H.Figuarts Action Figure is part of the Bandai Tamashii Nations … READ MORE

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Bandai – Gundam Fix Figuration Metal Composite: RX-0 Unicorn Gundam Action Figure

As the designation suggested, significant portions of this Mobile Suit Gundam action figure are made of die-cast metal, making it heftier in both weight and substance. Part of the coveted Gundam Fix Figuration Series by Bandai, which allows limited articulation unlike the more traditional models, the RX-0 … READ MORE

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LEGO x Mobile Suit Gundam: RX-78-2 Concept by Gyuta

Since another toy giant, BANDAI, owns the licensing rights to the popular anime series Mobile Suit Gundam, its more than likely that an official LEGO building kit for Gundam will never see the light of day. Fortunately, a LEGO meister by the name Gyuta thought otherwise. Avid … READ MORE

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Reebok Insta Pump Fury – “Gundam” | Preview

Reebok pays tribute to the iconic Japanese anime series Gundam with this duo of Insta Pump Fury styles, using the silhouette’s angular lines to draw a visual connection with the giant robot mechs. Specifically, a pair in blue and white pays tribute to the RX-78-2 Gundam, while a … READ MORE

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Daft Punk – Premium Made-To-Order S.H.Figuarts Action Figure | By Bandai Tamashii Nations

To coincide with the release of “Random Access Memories”, the latest musical endeavor by Daft Punk, Japanese toy giant BANDAI unveiled a set of premium made-to-order action figures in the French duo’s exact likeness. Standing at around 145 mm or 5.7-inch, the limited edition figurines feature a … READ MORE

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mastermind JAPAN x Strict-G – Gundam Collection

We have totally lost count of the amount of collaborations completed by mastermind JAPAN in its almost 15 years of existence. Even as the end of 2012 and the brand near, Masaaki Honma and his team are squeezing in more collaboration releases than ever. Their latest partner … READ MORE

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Romain Jerome – PAC-MAN Limited Edition Watch Collection

Premium timepiece maker Romain Jerome is about to turn the world of haute watches upside down once again. After its much sought after Space Invaders creation with Parisian boutique colette, it was perfectly natural for the Swiss-base holorological experts to move onto the one and only gaming … READ MORE

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BANDAI SmartPet – iPhone Pet Dog

For many, they can’t live without their iPhone, but Bandai’s Smartpet iPhone Pet Dog really turns this relationship on its head. Shown off at this year’s International Tokyo Toy Show, which opened its doors yesterday, the Smartpet turns your iPhone or iPod Touch into a robotic version … READ MORE