Torrance, CA, May 23, 2005 – Yamato USA, the North American subsidiary of Japan’s Yamato Co., Ltd., is pleased to announce upcoming additions to its Capcom Figure Collection and Story! Image! Figure! EX lines, including figures inspired by Mega Man X, Please Teacher!, and Ikki Tousen. And for a special treat, don’t miss out on Banpresto’s Please Twins! coldcast resin statues!
CFC: Mega Man X Miniature Collector Figures
Mega Man X Rocks! Yamato continues its unique relationship with Capcom, giving one of the all-time classic video game franchises – Mega Man X -- the 'gashapon' treatment in this high energy assortment of six, 4" scale collector figures. Fully assembled and blister packed for the North American market, Yamato’s Capcom Figure Collection: Mega Man X features three player characters (X, Zero and Axl) and three navigators (Alia, Layer and Pallette). A unique treat for all Mega Man collectors.
SIF EX: Please Teacher! – Mizuho Kazami in Wedding Dress PVC Statue
Story! Image! Figure! EX. Is Your Collection Complete? Wedding bells are in the air for everyone's favorite alien, Mizuho Kazami. But even though the lovely lady is spoken for, this charming PVC statue can be all yours! Sculpted by S-MIST, Mizuho comes regaled in her wedding gown which can be detached and replaced with a mini skirt -- perfect for the reception afterward. Mizuho Kazami in Wedding Dress is available in two color variations (black and white) and comes with jewelry accessories and display base, all packaged in a collector's style window box. Get this girl to the church on time!
SIF EX: Ikki Tousen – Sonsaku Hakufu in China Dress
Story! Image! Figure! EX. Is Your Collection Complete? Smokin! You don't need to be a fan of the 'fan service' favorite Ikki Tousen (a.k.a. Battle Vixens) to appreciate the buxom beauty of this lil' gal. Meet Sonsaku Hakufu, possessor of the soul of the legendary Chinese warrior… and an insatiable appetite for battle. Think you can take her? Only one way to find out. Window boxed (but not for long), this 1/7 scale PVC statue features Sonsaku decked out in her fiery China dress completed with a display base.
Banpresto: Please Twins! Resin Statues
Karen, Miina and even Mizuho Kazami are cooking up a storm, making a special treat just for you! There secrete ingredient is love… and you will love this adorable assortment of coldcast resin statues of these darling girls from Please Twins! (spin-off of the popular Please Teacher! anime from Bandai Entertainment). Window boxed and with a price as attractive as these young girls, these 5” scale resins will be hard to pass up.
Yamato USA is currently soliciting pre-orders for these items for a limited time. To learn how to order or purchase these items or any of Yamato’s other fine products, click on the links above or visit our website at www.YamatoToysUSA.com
ABOUT YAMATO USA
Yamato USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of Yamato Co., Ltd headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. For over six years, Yamato USA has proudly served the North and South American hobby/collector markets with a wide offering of miniature collectible figures, PVC and die-cast action figures, as well as poly-resin and PVC statues inspired by the hottest titles in Japanese anime, manga, and video game properties. Featured properties include Masamune Shirow’s Koukaku-kidoutai (a.k.a. Ghost in the Shell), Appleseed, and Intron Depot; Yasuhiro Nightow’s Trigun, Nobuhiro Watsuki’s Rurouni Kenshin (aka Samurai X), Kentaro Miura’s Berserk, and Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira.