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31. Dec, 2008 19:00 (HKT)

Weekly Toys Update - Knights in all sorts of armors - Evangelion Riders - Gothic Lolita Asuka, Gabranth's helmet, retainers from Haruka 8, Dragon Ball heroes, Miku's siblings Rin & Len & more!


Welcome to this week's toys update. Check out the wonderful collectibles we just got in stock and all the new products made available for preorder.

As toys, especially collectible ones, are produced in limited numbers and are often sold out prior to the actual release date, we strongly recommend to preorder the figures of your desire as early as possible.

Gothic Lolita is a style fast becoming trendy these days and in more ways than one, the futuristic city Tokyo-3 mirrors the current Tokyo.

With her model like figure, Asuka is depicted in some perfectly matched Gothic Lolita styled garments. This figure of her portrays the innocence of youth with the softly layered tafetta skirts and lacy accessories.

The figure comes with a specially designed base, so don't worry about not being able to find the perfect place for her to model her great outfit. The cover girl of this week's toys update, Asuka is available for an unbeatable bargain price of US$ 39.90 only.


The girl is completely dressed for your new year party, so what are you waiting for? Send your invitation to her via us now.

The maximum amount of purchase is set to 1 piece per customer.



The armored knight Judge Gabranth is an iconic and powerful figure in Final Fantasy XII. Although hardly villainous, the anti-hero has time and time again proved to be a tough opponent.

Gabranth is the moulding of the brothers Basch and Noah as well as their tragic story. What hid behind the helmet and the mask remained a mystery, but you can own it and perhaps, one day, you would discover the secrets behind it.

Gabranth's helmet is scaled at 1/1 life size and crafted to an excellent degree, complete with the dark metallic colorings, tarnished golden trimmings and carvings along the mask. Feel the power that exudes from it to fully appreciate the strength of the characters who has been wearing it.


The Judge Magister's antique-looking helmet is available for US$ 1099.00 only, pass this source of power down your generations as a family heirloom.



Harukanaru toki no nakade, Koei's Japanese styled romantic adventure has set new standards for the genre with every installment. The third installment in the series spots some of the most desirable men. Score dates with them in the game and take their figures home to fully admire their magnificence.

The first Hachiyous to come are the seiryuu pair Arikawa Masaomi and Minamoto no Kurou Yoshitsune. Masaomi is your best friend, the first to fall into the chasm of time. Through hardship and continuing strife, the tall handsome youth became a formidable militarist.

Asoda Saku of Kotobukiya has brought out the essence of the young man through his confident smile and posture while the maker of Kurou, Tatsumaki crafted the legendary swordsman's hidden power through his flowing robes and unsheathed sword.

Both figures are sculpted immaculately with the smallest detail such as a fold in the robes and the carvings on the weapons. Both of the figures' bases are painted with the character's image flowers, enjoy the classical Japanese flavor along with the finer aspects of the male species.

Yatsuha Figure Series Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 3: In a Distant Time 3 1/10 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Arikawa MasaomiJPN N/A sold
Yatsuha Figure Series Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 3: In a Distant Time 3 1/10 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Minamotono-Kurou-YoshituneJPN N/A sold




The One Piece x Dragon Ball celebration continues with Competing of Dreams vol. 2. While the first volume shows the friendlier aspects of the characters, this 2nd set shows their fighting spirit. Goku and Luffy as well as Vegeta and Frankie are in the midst of showing you their most powerful moves.

Majin Buu is extremely happy with the chef Sanji while Super Saiyaman and Soge King compliments each other with their outfits. The stoicism of Trunks and the wackiness of Brookes forms a strange but humourous contrast.

Trading figures of the Competing of Dreams vol.2 are available for US$ 5.90 each only. Please bear in mind that they are shipped randomly and order a total of 8 figures to recieve a factory sealed container.




From slim lined mecha to teenagers with an attitude, fully scaled and seductively alluring to cutely deformed, Evangelion spawned toy after toy. Its influence and inspiration for the figure makers never ceases.

A new wave of super deformed figures came out, all cold and jagged edges of the characters are softened and rounded cutely with their features painted in the fullest detail. Just look at Asuka and Rei's lustrous hair and Shinji's wide eyes.

Although there are comedic moments in the show, Evangelion is by no means a cheerful anime, cherish the happy expressions on the character and have them lift your spirits after a long day of work or after watching a particularly depressing episode.

The figures of Evangelion Deformania collection is available at these prices:

Neon Genesis Evangelion Deformation Maniac Collection Pre-Painted Figure: AsukaJPN N/A sold
Neon Genesis Evangelion Deformation Maniac Collection Pre-Painted Figure: ReiJPN N/A sold
Neon Genesis Evangelion Deformation Maniac Collection Pre-Painted Figure: Shinji IkariJPN N/A sold




The release of Black Square, the more challenging game amongst the two DJMAX Emotional Sense editions is an event to be celebrated. The new hip game came with an image girl who is just as stylish.

Leaving the realms of the game, the girl steps into your territories or living quarters and is staying in her posters to watch your moves.

A new year needs new resolutions and decorations, cement your determination with the Black Square girl. The poster is available for US$ 4.90 only, order it now and turn your home into a Black Square.



Everyone, from manga fans to movie goers are hyped about the upcoming live action Dragon Ball movie. While we are sure that this will be a most enjoyable event, we could not help but miss the long ended anime which has captured our hearts and enthralled us during childhood.

With the 40th anniversary of the weekly jump magazine, we get a series of One Piece x Dragon Ball toys, but we cannot help but crave more. The Bust statue of Son Goku, carved by Ito Yuujin shows the fighter spirit as well as the prowesses of the popular hero.

With his arms outstretched in the ready and orange flame engulfing him, the fighter is here to take on anyone.

Take the bust of Son Goku home for hero worshipping purposes, the bust is scheduled for completion in March 2009 and is available for US$ 69.90 only.



Following their elder sister Miku's footsteps, the twin vocaloid idols Kagamine Rin and Len are ready to join in the fun and have their own concert. Crafted by the sculptor Ena Kanshi, The adorable singer Ren is full of energy and is sure to capture everyone's attention as soon as she comes into view.

The singer's twin brother, the synthesizer player Len, on the other hand is smiling confidently as he thrummed away on his instrument.

Complete the vocaloid family set and hold your own concert on your glass show case. Constructed to the most life-like degree, you wouldn't even be surprised if one day, you heard music flowing from their shelf.

This spring concert with Kagamine Rin and Len will be opened in May 2009, book tickets to this event online via Play-Asia.com. Rin and Len are available for the same price of US$ 69.90 only.



Toys & Figures (29)

40th Weekly Jump Dragon Ball Z X One Piece Competing of Dream 2 Pre-Painted Trading Figure JPNN/Asold
Ashita no Yoichi 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Chihaya Ikaruga JPNN/Asold
Bleach Characters 6 Non Scale Pre-Painted Trading Figure JPNN/Asold
Cheerfull 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted Cold Cast Figure: Sakuragi Yurika JPNN/Asold
Claymore DX Collection Pre-Painted Trading Figure JPNN/Asold
Comic Aun 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Lara Popporippi JPNN/Asold
Creator's Labo #019 Non Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Sangou-Chan JPNN/Asold
Diformate Series Demon Bane Non Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Al Azif JPNN/Asold
Diformate Series Fate Stay Night Non Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Saber JPNN/Asold
Koihime Musou 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Koihime Musou Caocao JPNN/Asold
Koihime Musou 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Koihime Musou DX Ver. Caocao & Xunyu JPNN/Asold
Kurogane no Linebarrels 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Kujyo Miu JPNN/Asold
Magus Tale Non Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Alicia Infance JPNN/Asold
Nendoroid No. 048 Penguin Musume: Nankyoku Sakura JPNN/Asold
Neon Genesis Evangelion Deformation Maniac Collection Pre-Painted Figure: Asuka JPNN/Asold
Neon Genesis Evangelion Deformation Maniac Collection Pre-Painted Figure: Rei JPNN/Asold
Neon Genesis Evangelion Deformation Maniac Collection Pre-Painted Figure: Shinji Ikari JPNN/Asold
Odin Sphere 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Gwendolyn JPNN/Asold
Pia Carrot 3 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Kinoshita Takako Swimsuit Version (Re-Run) JPNN/Asold
Samurai Girl 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Kuon Setsuna JPNN/Asold
Sekirei Part 2 SR Series Pre-Painted Gashapon JPNN/Asold
Seto no Hanayome 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Seto San JPNN/Asold
Shakugan no Shana II Non Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: figma Shana JPNN/Asold
Shuffle Memories 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Shigure Asa JPNN/Asold
Spiderman Marvel Deformation Non Scale Pre-Painted Figure: Green Goblin JPNN/Asold
Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuutsu 1/7 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Asahina Mikuru Gothic Ver. (Re-run) JPNN/Asold
Unity Marriage: Double Bride 1/8 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Unity-yuno JPNN/Asold
Yatsuha Figure Series Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 3: In a Distant Time 3 1/10 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Arikawa Masaomi JPNN/Asold
Yatsuha Figure Series Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 3: In a Distant Time 3 1/10 Scale Pre-Painted PVC Figure: Minamotono-Kurou-Yoshitune JPNN/Asold

    







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