Light Up Gigan 1972 from X-Plus in February
Source: X-Plus Co., Ltd.
Special Thanks to Sachiko Ikenouchi
A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE
The Japanese toy company X-Plus Co., Ltd. has provided SciFi Japan with information and high-res photos for the Limited Edition “light up” version of Gigan (1972). The figure — depicting the cyborg monster as seen in its first appearance, GODZILLA VS GIGAN (地球攻撃命令 ゴジラ対ガイガン, Chikyuu Kogeki Meirei Gojira Tai Gaigan) — will be released in late February 2015.
X-Plus’ monster figures can be purchased directly from the company’s official Shounen Ric website. Shounen Ric offers Limited Editions of the figures with exclusive features or bonus pieces not available from other retailers.
Toho 30cm Series: Gigan (1972) Light Up Version — Shounen Ric Limited Edition /東宝30cmシリーズ 「ガイガン（1972） 発光版」 少年リック限定商品
Product Size: Height Approximately 30cm
Material: PVC (Vinyl), ABS
Specifications: Painted; Some Assembly Required
Package: Blind Box
Shipping: Late February – Early March, 2015
Price: ¥21,600 (Approximately $179.39 US, Tax Included)
First released as a standard version figure in December 2009, the Toho 30cm Series: Gigan (1972) is being reissued with a new built-in light-emitting gimmick for the figure’s eye/visor.
The production run for this item is limited to 300 pieces. The Light Up Gigan is sold exclusively online by Shounen Ric and will not be available from retail stores.