X-Plus April 2015 Update: Painted Ultraman (C-type) Appearance Pose Figure
Source: X-Plus Co., Ltd.
Special Thanks to Sachiko Ikenouchi
A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE
Earlier this month, SciFi Japan posted information and photos of the giant monster figures scheduled for release by X-Plus Co., Ltd. in late April 2015, including the unpainted prototype of Ultraman (C-type). The final design has been approved so X-Plus has now provided photos of the fully painted figure.
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.
Large Monsters Series: Ultraman (C-type) Appearance Pose /大怪獣シリーズ 「ウルトラマン Cタイプ」 登場ポーズ 少年
Product Size: Height Approximately 29cm (Tip of Right Hand)
Material: PVC (Soft Vinyl)
Package: Window Box
Shipping: Late April 2015 – Early May 2015
Price: ¥10,044 (Approximately $82.46 US, Tax Included)
Shounen Ric Limited Edition Includes: Luminescent Display Stand
Price: ¥12,960 (Approximately $106.40 US, Tax Included)
The original Ultraman returns to the X-Plus lineup with the C-type design, capturing the characteristics of the hero’s mask and suit from the final episodes of the ULTRAMAN (ウルトラマン Urutoraman, 1966-67) television series. The figure is sculpted the classic “advent pose” with one arm raised and chest muscles expanded.
The Shounen Ric website Limited Edition Ultraman comes with a display stand that illuminates the figure’s eyes and color timer. There is also a switch operation that changes the color timer from blue to blinking red.