• Tamashii Nations’ C-3PO 12” Perfect Model/Chogokin Figure Preview

      Tamashii Nations’ C-3PO 12” Perfect Model/Chogokin Figure will be up for Pre-Order on Monday, October 1st!



      Check back on the 1st for a pre-order link! For now, check out the full preview at SideshowToy.com!
      Buy the hottest collectibles from: BigBadToyStore.com and BriansToys.com.


      Comments 1 Comment
      1. JediTricks's Avatar
        JediTricks -
        So, the way Sideshow has been presenting this figure has been confusing since its unveiling at Comic-Con. Tamashii Nations is a brand, or a company, or something that encompasses licenses while being owned or something by Bandai, and they've worked with Sideshow on this piece... or something. I dunno exactly, the sign had 5 company logos on it.

        Anyway, I'm interested to see what they're going to do with this chogokin figure (die cast) in terms of price, it's got a lot of great sculpting so I'm tempted to pretend like I can afford it, but the reality is that A] as a die-cast figure with this level of movement and accuracy it's going to be unholy expensive (the Japanese price is about $400 or so) and also B] the sample at Comic-Con had a matte finish and so does this preview, and no matter how good the sculpting is a matte finish for C-3PO makes little sense to me, basically it's the Hoth look?

        I'm also a little curious to see what they were talking about with the asymmetrical knee back sculpt as I don't see it in the prototype.
    • Recent Forum Posts

      TeeEye7

      MLB 2016 - starting with winter trades!

      Knowing this town, no.

      It's a sad affair. My niece works summers for the Blaze and she's will be out of a job. So much for saving for college

      TeeEye7 9 Hours Ago Go to last post
      Maradona

      London Olympics 2012

      I'm calling it now: Tokyo 2020 will "1up" every Olympics that came before it.

      Maradona 15 Hours Ago Go to last post
      Droid

      New Star Trek tv series - Discovery

      Not sure how many people would be confused by the chosen era of this show that are going to go to the effort of finding it on the platform it will be

      Droid 15 Hours Ago Go to last post
      OC47151

      Journey to SW: TFA trading cards

      To quote Lili Von Shtupp, it's twue, it's twue! Got an advertisement from an online shop just yesterday about them. The 100-card basic set starts at $7,

      OC47151 16 Hours Ago Go to last post
      JediTricks

      New Star Trek tv series - Discovery

      I've heard speculation claiming that by doing it in the Prime universe but before the events of TOS, it won't confuse fans who came in via the movies

      JediTricks 20 Hours Ago Go to last post
      Bel-Cam Jos

      Journey to SW: TFA trading cards

      So, I hear that there's a Chrome TFA set out now (soon?), that seems to be a hobby shop-only series. However, what I see seems to be just the same TFA

      Bel-Cam Jos 1 Day Ago Go to last post
      Bel-Cam Jos

      London Olympics 2012

      If you haven't seen the Tokyo portion of last night's Closing Ceremony, check it out online. How the prime minister "got to" Rio was classic!

      Bel-Cam Jos 1 Day Ago Go to last post
      Bel-Cam Jos

      MLB 2016 - starting with winter trades!

      I saw that today, TI. Will the team's last homestand this year be all sellouts, now?

      Bel-Cam Jos 1 Day Ago Go to last post
      Bel-Cam Jos

      What are you listening to? (merged)

      Was talking with someone this weekend about Dan Fogleberg, specifically "Auld Lang Syne." Guess what song was on a teacher's stereo/iPod today?

      Bel-Cam Jos 1 Day Ago Go to last post
      TeeEye7

      MLB 2016 - starting with winter trades!

      Turn out the lights; the party's over.....
      Our local Class A baseball team is folding it's tent after this season.

      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bakersfield_Blaze

      TeeEye7 1 Day Ago Go to last post
    Single Sign On provided by vBSSO