No rest for the wicked today as figure news picks up from Wonder Festival and other quarters. Volks represents with a Muv Luv trading figure set, Toy’sworks introduces a new Prism Ark Priecia figure, Shueisha’s Solid Selction ponies up a Hiiragi Aika from Mx0, Taki Corporation tackles Sonsaku Hakufu in an [ERO] castoff version, FREEing brings a mecha action figure + bishoujo combo Sonic Diver Reijin from Sky Girls, and the Goodsmile / Max Factory collective debut their Wonder Festival 2008 Winter limited edition offerings.
- Shueisha’s new figure series Shueisha Solid Selection presents the third item in their lineup, Hiiragi Aika from manga Mx0. She’s coming in at 1/8 scale (20 cm tall), with a retail price of 6,000 yen and a release date of June 10th.
- Volks has posted information regarding their presence at Wonder Festival Winter 2008. They’ll be releasing a set of Muv Luv trading figures called “M.O.E. Model Of Entertainment Collection Age Ultimate Characters 01” (based on the Muv Luv eroge franchise from Age) in advance of the set’s official release in late March or early April; details on exactly what will be for sale at Wanfesu are not yet available (it may just be a single figure from the set) but we’ll be watching for more information on this.
- Toy’sworks posted a promotional image of a Priecia figure they’ll be releasing from Prism Ark, in competition with Happinet’s recently announced offering. She’s scheduled for release in May at 6,800 yen and 1/8 scale (18 cm tall).
- A preorder went up at Amiami over the noon hour today for an [ERO] castoffable Sonsaku Hakufu figure from Ikkitousen, produced by Taki Corporation. She comes with two costumes (school uniform and China dress), and will retail in late March at 9,240 yen and 1/7 scale.
- Goodsmile put up a product listing for a new FREEing item, a mecha / bishoujo figure combo of Sonic Diver Reijin and Otoha Sakurano from Sky Girls. The mech and figure are both poseable in various configurations, and will retail at 6,800 yen in April. The mech stands at 20 cm tall, and Otoha Sakurano stands at 11 cm.
- Goodsmile has a page up detailing their, Max Factory’s, and FREEing’s participation in Wonder Festival 2008 Winter, listing the specifics of the limited edition items they’ll have for sale at the event. Goodsmile is putting out Fate cosplay versions of their Lucky Star Nendoroid figures and a Nendoroid Joymax (the mascot for eroge maker Nitro+), Max Factory is putting out a Figma Izumi Konata (cosplay ver.) action figure from Lucky Star and a black version of their Guilty Gear Ino, and FREEing is putting out a version of their Nendoroid Plus Primula no Chicchana Daibouken with glasses on.