HottoMotto (taking away lunch-box franchise) starts to sell new Pokemon lunch-box set.
Includes the following figure stamp randomly on 30 July to 17 August. If 'win' ticket is included in the figure box, they will give extra Shaymin sky forme stamp.
only 100 pcs, flame has metallic serial number plate
Size : 154 mm x 283 mm, 310 mm x 400 mm (w/flame)
Includes film director Kunihiko YUYAMA's handwriting signature
*1 Primagraphie is Toppan Printing Co. LTD's trademark. it is high quality digital printing technology, 8 clolors ink-jet printing method, spraying 5 milions fine-grained ink for one second, long light fastness. As know as enhanced Giclée prints.
In previous article, it posted info for Leafeon and Glaceon plush. Since that, AAPF have received many inquiries. The following refernce is just 'partial photo' where Tokyo Toys Show 2008 was held on 19 to 22 June. Enjoy it until official photo comes !
One scientific news for you. Osaka Bioscience Institute (OBI) has identified Pikachurin that new protein (ligand) for dynamic visual acuity, and it is announced at Nature.com on 20 July. OBI named Pikachurin to new protein, because they believe it is lightning-fast moves same as Pikachu.
Pokemon movie 11th 'Giratina and the Icy Sky's Bouquet: Shaymin' is going to public release tomorrow. When watching movie, having popcorn unconsciously. The following photo is movie 10th and 11th popcorn boxes. Movie 11th box size : H180 x W145 x D90 mm/2055ml.
Tomy will release 'Pokemon MC (MonsterCollection) Panorama Bag' on 19 July.
Includes 4 figures metallic version, Giratina (another, origin), Shaymin (land, sky). As for Giratina another and Shaymin land, it looks same as Tomy present figures.
Pokemon movie 11th 'Giratina and the Icy Sky's Bouquet: Shaymin' is going to public release on 19 July.
As usual Tomy will release four clear figures. As for previous TomyMC figure clear version, please refer to movie 10th TomyMC clear figure and TomyMC clear figure list.
And official movie site updates movie merchandise info, please refer to the following reference pages.
[ TomyMC figure clear version ]
#486 Regigigas, #487 Giratina (origin), #492 Shaymin (land and sky)
Just short notification.
Pokemon official site announces that outline of Pokemon World Championships 2009 for TCG and Game Platinum. Final stage will be held in US west coast (in August ?) . National tournament in Japan will be started in October. Official site will inform more detailed schedule and regulation etc later.
Shogakukan (Japanese book publisher as known as publishing Corocoro etc) publishs 'Pokemon Fan Vol.4' on 15 July.
The contents is movie 11th info, ads of upcoming merchandis. The followings are attached.
Official preview show is starting on 6 July and 12 July at major cities in Japan subsequently. The following personal blog reports on preview. As for next year movie 12th, it looks "Dialga vs Palkia vs Giratina " according to trailer.
Countless Pokemon merchandises were produced and released so far as you know. Some series are carry on running now, on the other hand some series had been ended by some reason unfortunately.
AAPF would like to start posting such previous merch one by one slowly. Hope you find "new item" here.
Here is first post, Baprsto Pokemon AG mini figure with sucker, size 2 cm, game prize, released in May 2005 to August 2005, covered RS series mainly.
Kyoudo will release 8 figures, Pokemon metal figure collection DP6 in October.
Size is 0.7", Gashapon (capsule toy). A figure has 5 color variation. (gold, dark gold, silver, gunmetal gray and copper) As for DP1 to Dp5 please refer to Pokemon Metal Figure Collection DP4 and DP5.
Tomy will offer the prize as movie promotion, metallic version figures. Starting 1 July to 31 August, 1050 winners by lottery. How to apply is to send four piece of bar codes on the Tomy MC's case to Tomy Japan. As for Shaymin land forme, there are three version. (regular, clear and metallic)
Prior released in Pokemon Fair 2008 at SevenElevenJapan, official release is in the end of September.
2 Box, A set is #001 Bulbasaur, #004 Charmander, #007 Squirtle and #252 Treecko, #255 Torchic, #258 Mudkip, B set is #152 Chikorita, #155 Cyndaquil, #158 Totodile and #387 Turtwig, #390 Chimcha, #393 Piplup
On the box, Bandai announces that new series will come in the autumn
Original items and prior sale items The following photo is new item, left is coin case, right is head moveable (right & left) plush. In their page, セブン&アイオリジナル商品 means original item, セブン-イレブン先行発売 means prior sale.
As for TomyMC and PokemonKids, will post other article.
Additional info to previous article Pokemon 151#2, T-Shirt has 2 colors of neck tag, red and green (Pokemon Red and Green as game name were released in Japan, not blue actually), it is selectable. And date "19960227-" (game release date in Japan) is embroidered on sleeve tag.
Bandai will release Megablock Giratina on 25 July, transformable origin and another.
package size is 21 × 29 × 5.5 cm, includes Pikachu, Regigigas, Shaymin sky forme's blocks.
Here is Promotion movie from Megablock Bandai official site (asx file)
This series has been started since 2005. As for released line up and all blocks, please check the following links, it's a useful site.
Coming soon Pokemon movie 11th release, number of listing of Pokemon items in YJ auction are most increase this time every year. How to search your item from huge listing in YJ auction efficiently, would introduce some tips.
1. Term with Hiragana, Katakana
Some sellers are listing various items (mixed items) and listing title is "色々" or ”イロイロ" or "いろいろ". YJ search engine hits all of them as different term. For example, result of searching from Pokemon animation goods category as of 2 July as follow:
色々 ： 12 items
イロイロ : 5 items
いろいろ : 17 items
In case of mixed Hiragana and Katakana of merchandise name, please search both of them. ex1) Keshipoke けしポケ or ケシポケ
2. Glossy Shortcut or other term
ex1) Tomy Monster Collection : モンスターコレクション or モンコレ ex2) Pokemon Kids : ポケモンキッズ or ポケモン 指人形 ex3) Pokemon Center : ポケモンセンター or ポケセン ex4) Banpresto Pokemon Plush :コロっとまんまるぬいぐるみ or コロぬい
3. AND/OR/NOT condition
Directly you can specify the following format to search column.
[ AND ] Specify space between term
want search : ぬいぐるみ and セット
format : ぬいぐるみ セット
[ OR ] Specify blanket and insert space between term
want search : 色々 or イロイロ or いろいろ
format : (色々 イロイロ いろいろ)
want search : ポケモン or ポケットモンスター or ぽけもん
format (ポケモン ポケットモンスター ぽけもん)
[ NOT ] Specify minus ( - ) before term
want search : not "カード"
format : -カード
[ AND/OR/NOT all using ]
want search : Pokemon plush various/mixed items except for aaaa from top category
*1 How to read System Requirement : MS Windows 2000/XP/Vista, JapaScript On, Browser Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher, Adobe flash player 9.0.28 or higher Install Procedure : When the click '立ち読み' in the page, comic special viewer (Digital Object Reader) will be installed automatically.
Thank you for visiting to All About Pokemon Figure (AAPF) always. AAPF is having one year anniversary today. Will provide timely and credibleinformation on figure and plush (game sometimes) for Pokemon fans. Hoping we continue to spend time together in AAPF.