Tuesday, March 04, 2008
» A white Space Shuttle with shiny gold side panels which transforms into a toothy winged robot that bears a likeness to a pterodactyl. The Autobots logo may be seen on the top of both wings in either operating mode. In pterodactyl mode, a snakelike tail extends from the aft.
» A red and blue "armored" vehicle which transforms into a mechanical lynx who's gold noggin is more reminiscent of a jaguar's head than a lynx. The mech stands on four legs which can be posed to and fro.
The two constructs may be latched together to form a megalithic plastic monstrosity that'll put the fear of God into Megatron himself. All preorders have shipped as of yesterday and new orders are welcome to ship today.
A Kotobukiya Japanese import! The legendary RPG "Tales" series characters finally are available outside of Japan! Tales of the Phantasia (and subsequent related series) have been enjoying huge popularity in Japan for over a decade, and almost rival Final Fantasy fandom in their home country, spawning manga and anime adaptations. In addition, the Phantasia cast were originally designed by manga master Kosuke Fujishima, creator of Oh My Goddess!
So far, you've been able to experience the Tales characters from Abyss and Symphonia, and now we are going for the same level of detail and craftsmanship with these brand new Phantasia heroes! Each 4" H PVC mini figure is sold in individual mystery box packaging.
The 12-figure assortment includes mystery-boxed Cress Albane, Mint Adenade, Claus F. Lester, Chester Burklight, Arche Klein, Suzu Fujibayashi and a seventh secret character!
NCS Product Offer [Japanese version]
Each factory sealed box of 12 figures is priced at US$68.90 and all preorders will ship today. New orders are also welcome for dispatch this afternoon. Jan Code: 4934054890743
In addition to standard karts, players may also ride upon motorbikes for added variety to the racing action. The Wi-Fi online mode allows up to 12 racers to compete against each other. Preorders are welcome to ship on April 10, 2008 at US$73.90 per Mario Kart Wii bundle. Due to the size of the package, NCS recommends only shipping by UPS Ground.
According to the preorder solicitation, the manufacturer will give away a bonus Gundam guidebook in 50% ratio which we'll include with early reservations. Preorders for the Japanese NDS import Emblem of Gundam will ship on May 1, 2008.
Preorders for the Japanese NDS import Katekyoshi Hitman Reborn! Fate of Heat will ship on May 1, 2008.
Choose to play as the title hero himself, Naruto who's an all-around well balanced combatant or take control of a specialized fighter such as Gaara who is master of the desert sands. Preorders ship on April 24, 2008.
Yattaman DS plays like your average side scrolling platform game but with gadgets and weapons from the popular animated series. The original voice actors also reprise their roles. Preorders ship on April 24.
The One Piece franchise is a merchandising superstar thanks to its cast of likable characters. Banpresto played a big part in creating toys and plushes for an eager market. Today's sale offering is but one cog in the monstrosity that is the One Piece merchandising machine. The DX Chopper plush measures 10" tall and is thick. Like a ham hock.
NCS Sale Offering
Pricing per DX Chopper Plush is set at US$12.90 which includes free shipping by USPS Media Mail. Inventory is new and ships wrapped in plastic which is then packed in a sturdy cardboard box. [Larger photos]