Bandai Figure-Rise Standard Dragonball Z Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Blue Son Gokou Model Kit Review

19 07 2017

This Super Saiyan Blue Model Kit of Gokou is identical to its previous Super Saiyan counterpart with exception to the alternate blue hair and added stickers. Includes extra face, hands, display, and effect parts.

Priced at about $30 (Amazon.com)





R408 Bandai Figure-Rise Standard Mechanics Dragon Ball Z Frieza Hover Pod Review

20 05 2017

Frieza’s 1st form is realized with this model kit along with his Hover Pod chair. The model kit is easy to assemble and when all is said and done, looks wickedly amazing. Priced at about $35, this kit is a must have.





R399 Bandai Figure-Rise Standard Dragonball Z Super Saiyan Son Gokou Model Kit Review

17 10 2016

Bandai’s Figure-Rise Standard Model Kit kicks off the the hugely popular Dragon Ball Z franchise with their lead character Super Saiyan Son Gokou. Standing 7″, this model kit assembles much like a Gudam and features an amazing articulation system. Includes extra face, hands, display, and effect parts.

Priced at about $30 (Amazon.com)

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R398 Bandai Figure-Rise Standard Dragonball Z Super Saiyan 2 Son Gohan Model Kit Review

16 10 2016

Bandai is breaking new ground with their Figure-Rise Standard 6″ anime model kits. Here’s Super Saiyan 2 Son Gohan from the popular Dragon Ball Z franchise. Assembles like Gundam kit, these kits are highly pose-able, nicely design, and include accessories (alternate hands, alternate face, display stand, and energy effect parts).

Priced at about $30 (Amazon).

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R389 Bandai S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Son Gokou Review

11 12 2015

Based off his design seen in the Dragon Ball Z Resurrection F movie, a new form of our beloved hero is released courtesy of Bandai S.H. Figuarts: Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Son Gokou. Standing 6″, this figures features great looking sculpt with solid quality paint apps powered by a dynamic articulation system. Included are swap-able parts: extra hands, a couple of alternate facial expressions, and a normal state head sculpt. Priced at about $40 (Amazon)

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R378 SDCC Bandai S.H. Figuarts Dragon Ball Z Son Goku Frieza Saga Version Review

19 07 2015

Released as a San Diego Comic-Con 2015 exclusive, this is Frieza Saga version of Goku. Features all the same parts as the mass release version with the addition of an extra facial express, deeper colors for his uniform, tied off belt part substitution, and symbols on his uniform. Included also are extra hands and energy effect part for putting Goku into his icon Kamehameha pose.

Priced at about $45 (at Comic-Con). Expect to pay a high price for this on the after market ($100+)

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R366 Bandai S.H. Figuarts Dragon Ball Z Super Saiyan Broly Review

8 01 2015

The most impressive Dragon Ball Z villain to join Bandai’s S.H. Figuarts action line has to be without a doubt Broly. Scaling almost 9 inches tall, he features amazing sculpting and articulation. Included are 2 extra facial attachments, 2 extra sets of hands, 3 projectile effect parts, and clear Tamashii Stage. Price at about $75 (amazon).

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