Kaiyodo is going to release the Revoltech SFO Zangief ( ザンギエフ ) action figure (produced by GSC) from the online PC game “Street Fighter Online: Mouse Generation” ( ストリートファイターオンライン マウスジェネレーション ). Will be released in December 2008. Around 105mm tall, 1,680 yen.

You can per-order him here

Oh why it has to be Zangief? Why not Ken or Guile? Oh well, that means the month after gonna be Ken or Guile since it has to be “1 popular character + 1 garbage character”. If you go check out the SFO site, you will see that they have 2 new characters!!! And if you scroll down a bit, you will see Dan!!! Wow! I love Dan. Let’s hope that Kaiyodo will make a SFO Dan too. =D

As for this Zangief, um… the body looks great but his face looks funing… And how come he is so short? Only 105mm tall? Same as Ryo? What the heck. He should be so much taller than that!! =(

——Description from GSC——

Pure poseable muscle!!

Joining the SFO (Steet Fighter Online) Revoltech series comes Zangief, a national Russian hero nicknamed the “Red Cyclone”. He has been fighting for his beloved country for many years, and now Revoltech joints have been placed throughout his muscular body allowing you to recreate his powerful techniques as you see fit. Collect the rest of the figures that are due to come out in this series, and you can keep your favorite characters both by your side and in the game!

Street Fighter Online trailer

Official Street Fighter Online homepage

via GSC