Max Factory is going to release the figma SP-043 Giant Warrior ( 巨神兵 ) action figure from the Studio Ghibli’s short special effects film “A Giant Warrior Descends on Tokyo” ( 巨神兵東京に現わる ). Will be released in January 2015. Around 160mm tall, 3,333 yen. Good Smile Online Shop exclusive.
For those of you who missed this figmas Giant Warrior from the “TOKUSATSU – Special Effects Exhibition” ( 館長 庵野秀明 特撮博物館 ), this is your last chance to get it! It is currently available at Good Smile Online Shop HERE. That stock is limited, so order soon to avoid disappointment! =D
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figma Giant Warrior – flying through the air to deliver death.
The ‘TOKUSATSU – Special Effects Exhibition’ was recently held at Nagoya’s City Science Museum, where figma Giant Warrior was on sale. We will be selling the remaining stock of this product on the Good Smile Online Shop. Please note that stock is limited, so order soon to avoid disappointment.
From Studio Ghibli’s short special effects film ‘A Giant Warrior Descends on Tokyo’ which was screened at Anno Hideaki’s Special Effects exhibition comes a figma of the Giant Warrior. A replica model based off a life-size puppet of the Giant Warrior used for special effects in the film has been shrunk down even smaller with the use of a 3D scanner, and then sculpted into a figma by sculptor Takayuki Takeya! The figma also includes a number of optional extras, such as head parts to recreate the proton beam attack, a rod of light, and wings to display it soaring through the air.