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Event News: Comic Market 73 dates set

The paper version of the Comic Market 72 catalog went on sale yesterday, and Zepy over at Canned Dogs relays the scoop from its innards: Comiket 73 will run from December 29th through the 31st, 2007. This is the second consecutive three-day winter Comiket, and the second with the third day on New Year’s Eve day. In Japanese culture this is roughly the equivalent of Christmas Eve day in the United States, creating the awkward situation of having to figure out where you’re going to stash your [ERO] day-three loot before going home for the holidays… For those such as myself who lend no particular significance to the Japanese new year this is splendid news, as it seems this will finally be the first Comiket I manage to apply to as a circle, and having the third day increases the chances of the lottery coming up favorably. :3 Going to be at fuyukomi this year? Drop us a line! (no more)

Figure Review: Yatake Yoshinori’s original el. PVC from Organic

When we first reported on this figure back in May I was excited by the prospect of getting my hands on a figure hitherto very hard to acquire. What would otherwise have lived on merely as a Replicant cover girl has been given renewed life in a version we all can enjoy, but how does Organic handle the resculpting required, as well as the large-scale reproduction of the paint job that made the original so distinctive? That’s what we’re here to find out…

Figure News: Wonder Festival industry update II

Wonder Festival 2007 Summer updates today from Wafuudou Ganguten (Iris alternate color versions), Nitro+ (Joy Max hand puppet, Al Ajif and Konoe figures), Volks (gargantuan Uesugi Kenshin, Rozen Maiden, Rei and Asuka), Takara / Tomy (Soreyuke Josei Jiekan limited editions), and Azon (epilogue ver. Haruhi doll).

Figure News: Ero-ero Shana-tan coming from Toy’sworks “this winter”

The September issue of Tech Gian (out yesterday) contains information on the winter 2007 release from Toy’sworks of a scantily-clad Shana “himitsu ver.” PVC figure from Shakugan no Shana. She’s set to retail at 5,800 yen, though details such as size and sculptor are still pending. Picture below: