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Sgt. Frog Action Figures Invade North America

Urban Vinyl Toys: Jay Cochran - 2005.09.05


A fantastic new line of mini action figures based on the quirky anime Keroro Gunso is about to be released, and they're available exclusively in North America through Diamond Comic Distributors!

Combining the cuteness factor of Kermit the Frog with the megalomania of Marvin the Martian in a sitcom-ish My Favorite Martian milieu, Keroro Gunso, known as Sgt. Frog in the United States, has recruited an army of fans worldwide. Funny, surreal, and outlandish, Sgt. Frog continues to grow in popularity, with exposure both as an anime and a manga published in English by Tokyopop. Fans have been clamoring for Keroro Gunso merchandise, and now they can finally have a Sgt. Frog of their own!

Imported from Japan, Keroro Gunso (Sgt. Frog) Mini Action Figures from Kaiyodo stunningly capture the over-the-top characters of this offbeat anime. Joining Sgt. Keroro are his cohorts Private Tamama, Corporal Giroro, First Sgt. Kururu and Dororo. Ranging between 3” and 4” tall, the five figures come blister carded and include tons of bonus parts and faces, plus a poseable display stand. Scheduled to arrive in February 2006, these fun mini action figures fit the bill for fans of Sgt. Frog.

Fans can find this and other great products based on today's most popular Japanese imports at their local comics shop, or by contacting the Comic Shop Locator Service toll free at 1-888-COMICBOOK (1-888-266- 4226) or online at http://csls.diamondcomics.com/.

Retailers interested in this unique product should contact New Accounts by phone at 1-410-560-7100, or by e-mail at newaccounts@diamondcomics.com.


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