Bandai isn’t any stranger to merchandising, licensing its IP and others’ IP to make all manner of figures, collectibles, and video games. But even inside Bandai, there are numerous strains of high quality, availability, and status. That’s the place Premium Bandai is available in. This branding contains figures and collectibles from acquainted product strains, reminiscent of S.H. Figuarts and Gunpla. But what units it aside are greater high quality builds and variant variations of merchandise you’ll by no means see accessible at retailers. Earlier this month, Bandai America introduced it might launch a Premium Bandai US retailer, making importing a little bit extra wallet-friendly. While it’s presently down for upkeep, the net storefront is now formally opened.
Get prepared as a result of Bandai America has simply launched their new e-commerce retailer! Happy purchasing! #BandaiAmerica
— Bandai America (@BandaiAmerica) March 24, 2020
The official information is paired with a brand new product tie-in with the upcoming (sort of) Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna movie release. It’s a Digivice, however not simply any Digivice. It’s a Digivice for adults, as a result of that’s the plot of the film. Again the positioning is down for deliberate upkeep as of this writing, so that you’ll need to examine again in for extra particulars.
If Digimon isn’t your factor, don’t fret; Bandai America has already introduced that beginning April 2, 2020, tons of different objects will go on sale. The marquee objects within the preliminary volley might be some figures beforehand unique to Japan; we’re speaking Dragon Ball Figuarts and Gunpla kits. Advertised in a recent press release are the “S.H.Figuarts Vegito Blue,” “MG 1/100 GUNDAM DEATHSCYTHE EW (ROUSSETTE UNIT),” and “RG 1/144 TALLGEESE (TV ANIMATION COLOR Ver.).”
Additionally, if you happen to get to the Premium Bandai web site and register earlier than March 30, 2020, you’ll be entered in a drawing to win prizes from Dragon Ball and Gundam.