Good Smile Company is going to release the Nendoroid No.59 Itoshiki Nozomu ( 糸色 望 ) action figure from the manga/anime “Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei” ( さよなら 絶望先生 ). Will be released in March 2009. Around 100mm tall, 3,500 yen.

You can order him here

Oh cool, another Nendoroid. This time we have the Zetsubou Sensei! Seems like a lot of ppl like the anime, but does anybody read the manga? I did, but I didn’t really understand it. Since most of their joke are so related to the Japanese culture so I dropped it at around Vol.10 or so. =( Maybe I should try to watch the anime.

——Description from Manufacturer——

I’m in despair! I’m in despair over this overly cute appearance!

From “Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei” comes a Nendoroid of the Despair Teacher himself, Nozomu Itoshiki! He’s the super negative teacher that turns his back on anything he can… but he wasn’t able to turn his back on this cute Nendoroid version of himself.

He comes along wearing his characteristic Japanese style clothes, and his well-known muffler and bag are included. Both his “Despair Face” and his “Impatient Face” are included as two of the ideal expressions to complete his personality. Also, the symbolic rope to hang the poor teacher is also included… it might just increase the size of your figure display…

Zoku Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei OP3

Official Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei anime 3rd season homepage

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