Category Archives: Japanese

Evilos reveals ‘Cosmic Samus’ custom Amiibo

Nintendo’s Amiibo figures are something we seem to chat about quite a bit over here at FigWiz. Custom Amiibo have sprouted up here and there on the web but here is one with a pedigree. Toy artist Evilos is probably best known for his work customizing Disney Vinylmation figures but has recently expanded to Skylander figures. Today, he revealed a very special Samus Amiibo, dubbed “Cosmic Samus,” painted with a cosmos motif. Limited to 15 numbered pieces, each costing US$59.99, these special figures can purchased on Evilos’ eBay page. [via Amiibo Inquirer]

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Happy New Year AKA Nendoroid Racing Miku 2015 pre-order day!

As you probably know, today is the first day of 2015 and Good Smile Company is welcoming the new year with the opening of pre-orders for Nendoroid Racing Miku 2015. It seems fitting that their first figure announcement of the year be dated. Well played, GSC. Fans of the blue-haired Vocaloid can pre-order this figure as a sponsorship to the GSC racing team. There are several levels of sponsorship available, ¥50,000, ¥30,000, ¥12,000, and ¥8,000. Every level comes with the Nendoroid but extras differ depending on the tier. You can place your pre-orders here. Note that pre-orders close on February 28, 2015. In my opinion, 2015’s Racing Miku may have the most interesting design […]

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