MegaHobby Expo 2011 Event Report (More Pain in a Nutshell)

Alter Panty from "Panty and Stocking with Garterbelt"

Some companies just had a another exhibition of upcoming figures at the recently concluded MegaHobby Expo 2011 and from what they’ve presented so far, 2012 is bound to be a very expensive year for collectors due to the sheer number of anticipated figures to be released. A lot of the figures here are from my favorite manufacturer, Alter, while some are from Kotobukiya. I once wrote off that Alter was losing its touch with the lackluster releases of months past, but with the lineup they’ve presented here, I’m glad to say that they’re back on top of their game and we should be seeing even better things from them soon. Continue reading

RIO:bone Panty Shows You Who’s The Bitch

Admirably courageous new entrant to the figure world, Sentinel, looks to follow up its “Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt” series with a new Panty articulated figure destined to butt heads with that other articulated figure juggernaut line from Max Factory. Continue reading

Sentinel’s Stocking Shames Her Shimapan

The partner to the earlier announced Metamorphose Panty figure by pitifully obscure manufacturer, Sentinel, has finally been put up for pre-order. Stocking, the swash-buckling lolita sweets glutton, is featured here in her much lusted form only seen in 10 seconds of erotic transformation. Continue reading

August Figure Releases: Good Smile Company 2nd Wave

And the 2nd wave of release and delay announcements is here!

And magically, those I was expecting to get delayed didn’t get delayed, anyway, check out the dates after the jump. Continue reading