Wonder Festival 2018 Summer Exclusives from X-Plus
Product Info and Exclusive GIANT High-Res Photos, Direct from X-Plus!
Author: Keith Aiken
Source: X-Plus Co., Ltd.
Special Thanks to Shingo Fujimoto
A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE
The Japanese collectibles company X-Plus Co., Ltd. has provided SciFi Japan with information and large, high-res photos of their Event Exclusive products to be sold at the upcoming Japanese hobby show, Wonder Festival. In addition to the exclusives, X-plus will be displaying new products and offering overstock and imperfect (display figures, damaged packaging, etc) items at reduced prices at their table, #2-09-01.
The 2018 Summer Festival will be held Sunday, July 29 at Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Hall 1-8 (2 Chome-1 Nakase, Mihama Ward, Chiba, Chiba Prefecture) from 10:00am-5:00pm. The admission fee is ¥2,500 (Approximately $22.48 US, Tax Included).
Gigantic Series: Godzilla 1962 Soft Vinyl Assembly Kit /ギガンティックシリーズ ゴジラ(1962) ソフビ組立キット
Sales Agent: Plex Co., Ltd.
Assembled Figure Size: Height Approximately 48cm (18.9 Inches), Length Approximately 48cm, Overall Width Approximately 65cm (25.6 Inches)
Material: PVC (Soft Vinyl), ABS (Plastic)
Specifications: Unpainted; Assembly Required
On Sale Date: July 29, 2018
Price: ¥16,000 (Approximately $143.90 US, Tax Included)
■ Set Contents
Godzilla Body Parts (Complete Set)
The fan favorite “Kingoji” Godzilla design from KING KONG VS GODZILLA (キングコング対ゴジラ, Kingu Kongu Tai Gojira, 1962) comes to Wonder Festival as an unpainted, unassembled model kit. First released as a standard and Limited Edition Gigantic Series figure in June 2016, this new version features dorsal fins, teeth and lower jaw molded in glow-in-the-dark plastic. The kit comes packaged in a box with retro-style artwork and writing.
The production run for the Event Exclusive Godzilla 1962 Soft Vinyl Assembly Kit is limited to 100 pieces. 40 models will be sold during Wonder Festival at the X-Plus booth on a first-come, first-served basis (1 per customer). The remaining 60 will be offered by X-Plus’ Shonen-Ric website, which will hold an online lottery to purchase the kit via mail order at a later date.
Daikaiju Series: Kaiju Booska Pink Version /大怪獣シリーズ ブースカ ピンクVer.
Product Size: Height Approximately 22cm (8.7 Inches)
Material: PVC, ABS
Specifications: Painted; Some Assembly Required
On Sale Date: July 29, 2018
Price: ¥8,000 (Approximately $71.95 US, Tax Included)
First released as a standard color Daikaiju Series figure in December 2010, Booska from Tsuburaya Productions’ MONSTER BOOSKA (快獣ブースカ, Kaijuu Buusuka, 1966-67) will be available at Wonder Festival in an exclusive pink variant.
The production run for the Event Exclusive Booska is limited to 100 pieces. 50 figures will be sold during Wonder Festival at the X-Plus booth on a first-come, first-served basis (1 per customer). The remaining 50 will be offered by Shonen-Ric, which will hold an online lottery to purchase the figure via mail order at a later date.