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SWCO 2017: Kotobukiya Booth Gallery

Posted by Chuck | April 13, 2017 at 10:34 PM ET |

Once again, Kotobukiya brought the entire First Order with them to their booth! Check it out in our Koto booth gallery!

Kotobukiya Celebration Exclusive ARTFX+ Astromechs Pre-Order

Posted by Chuck | March 08, 2017 at 09:07 PM ET |

Kotobukiya is making astromech fans happy with their four Celebration Orlando exclusives. Click below to check them out. These are all available for pre-order, as well as several Celebration exclusive bundle sets.

Kotobukiya is excited to announce our 2017 Star Wars Celebration exclusives, which include FOUR unique Droid releases - all first time additions to the ARTFX+ collection! From the new duo 0-0-0 (Triple Zero) and BT-1 to fan favorites R5-D4, R4-M9 & R2-X2 there is something for everyone in this offering. These will be sold exclusively at Kotobukiya booth #3332 during Celebration. And for those not attending this event we have a limited-time pre-order taking place right now on


Toy Fair 2016 - Kotobukiya Gallery

Posted by Chuck | February 13, 2016 at 12:39 PM ET |

Kotobukiya made their annual trip to Toy Fair once again, and their model kits looked as nice as ever. Click through to have a look at their gallery...

Kotobukiya Launches New The Force Awakens Products!

Posted by Paul | September 04, 2015 at 10:55 PM ET |

JTA reader Jeremy K. alerts us to a new Kotobukiya page focusing on new The Force Awakens products! Check it out!

Toy Fair 2015 - Kotobukiya Gallery

Posted by Chuck | February 14, 2015 at 07:44 PM ET |

Click through for our full look at the Kotobukiya booth at Javits Center. They had some new items on display, including the upcoming Celebration VII exclusive ARTFX+ R3-A2 and K-3PO and a slick looking Snowtrooper!


Kotobukiya R3-A2 & K-3PO ARTFX+ Celebration Anaheim Exclusive

Posted by Chuck | February 06, 2015 at 03:02 PM ET |

Kotobukiya has revealed their Star Wars Celebration Anaheim exclusive: ARTFX+ R3-A2 and K-3PO. Click here to view a full gallery of this awesome set on their Facebook page!

Kotobukiya and Barnes and Noble Team Up To Bring You R2-C4

Posted by Chuck | December 13, 2014 at 02:25 PM ET |

Kotobukiya has announced their latest ArtFX+ R2 unit: R2-C4. This Barnes & Noble exclusive can be ordered right here!

Toy Fair 2013 - Kotobukiya Booth

Posted by Chuck | February 11, 2013 at 05:23 PM ET |

Kotobukiya revealed General Greivous as the next release in their ever-growing ArtFX+ line of collecible statues. Stop by our gallery to check out the unpainted sample of the General, as well as some of the other offerings from Kotobukiya.


Kotobukiya Announces AOTC Jango Fett ArtFX+ Statue

Posted by Chuck | February 01, 2013 at 07:14 PM ET |

Kotobukiya announces an all new Jango Fett Attack of the Clones ArtFX+ Statue. Click through for the full gallery and details on this beautifully crafted collectible!

Set For Stunning! Jaina Solo Bishoujo Statue!

Posted by Morgan | June 30, 2012 at 01:49 PM ET |

Kotobukiya has introduced their first ever Star Wars Bishoujo statue! Jaina Solo! Click through for the info and high resolution photos!

Toy Fair 2012 - Kotobukiya Booth

Posted by Chuck | February 12, 2012 at 08:57 PM ET |

We made our rounds on the floor of the Javits Convention Center today and have our first gallery ready to go. Click through for a look at the Kotobukiya booth, including a sneak peak at Jaina Solo!


SDCC 2011: Kotobukiya Gallery

Posted by Paul | July 22, 2011 at 09:31 AM ET |

We have a new Kotobukiya gallery for you to enjoy! Kotobukiya always impresses with their displays and this year is no different! Check out what's in store for collectors this year!... Visit the Kotobukiya gallery for a quick look at what they showed in detail at Comic-con!


Toy Fair 2011 - Kotobukiya Booth

Posted by Chuck | February 13, 2011 at 06:29 PM ET |

We're starting to process our galleries from todays trip through Javits Center. First up we take a look at the Kotobukiya booth, featuring some awesome Empire Strikes Back figures!

Kotobukiya Gallery


CV: Kotobukiya Booth

Posted by Chuck | August 17, 2010 at 04:00 PM ET |

Celebration V might be over, but we are still sorting through over a dozen galleries from the huge event! Stick with us over the next day as we roll out over 500 more pictures from all around the convention! Sit back, browse through some pictures, and enjoy the show! We will kick things off with a look at the Kotobukiya Booth...


2010 SDCC: Kotobukiya Announces New Statues

Posted by Chuck | July 23, 2010 at 03:47 PM ET |

Just in from the Collector's Panel: more ArtFX+ ESB statues on the way to go with the recently announced Boba Fett: Stormtrooper 2-pack and Darth Vader, which include magnetic bases to form the Carbon Freezing Chamber floor!

Also announced is the next ArtFX statue: Darth Vader as he is hit by the Emperor's Force Lightening, including LED's to demonstrate the effect!

2010 SDCC: Kotobukiya Gallery

Posted by Chuck | July 23, 2010 at 03:24 PM ET |

Kotobukiya didn't have too much on display from their Star Wars line, but we were thrilled to see the ArtFX+ series continue into the Original Trilogy! Check out the upcoming Boba Fett in our Kobobukiya Gallery!


Stormtrooper Super Shogun Early Bird Preorder Tomorrow

Posted by Chuck | February 25, 2010 at 02:45 PM ET |

Super7 is set to begin accepting preorders for the Star Wars Stormtrooper Super Shogun in the manner of the original Star Wars collectibles: as part of a special "Early Bird" program. Preorders begin at 12:00pm Noon PST (3pm EST) this Friday February 26th at the website STARWARS.SUPER7STORE.COM. Click through for more details!

Toy Fair 2010 - Kotobukiya Report and Gallery

Posted by Chuck | February 15, 2010 at 01:34 AM ET |

Kotobukiya was on hand at the 2010 New York International Toy Fair.  And as usual they brought along their own flair to this year's Toy Fair.  What was on hand?  Read on for more!

What's Kotobukiya Have in Store for Star Wars in 2010?

Posted by Chuck | January 30, 2010 at 09:18 PM ET |

Aside from the recently released Kotobukiya Chop Sabers, Kotobukiya has been quiet with regards to the future of their Star Wars line... until now. Their recent 2010 Toy Fair Catalog has a small tease concerning the future of their ARTFX line, and their Chop Sabers get a series 2! Click below for all the details, and let's hope that we get to see more in a few weeks in New York!


Kotobukiya Spotlight: Lightsaber Chopsticks

Posted by Chuck | October 08, 2009 at 03:42 PM ET |

We've got a nice little gallery of the upcoming Kotobukiya Chopsticks, due out this Holiday season! Click through for all the details!

Kotobukiya Lightsaber Chopsticks

Kotobukiya Commander Fox ArtFX Statue Pre-order

Posted by Chuck | September 16, 2009 at 01:49 PM ET |

Action Figure Express has the Kotobukiya Exclusive Commander Fox ArtFX Statue available for pre-order. It's limited to just 300, so if you want it... you better go get it!

Kotobukiya Commander Fox ArtFX Statue  

New Kotobukiya Fan Site:!

Posted by Paul | July 14, 2009 at 05:29 AM ET |

Kotobukiya collectors should check out KotoCollectors, a new fan/collector site that focuses on all the great snap vinyl collectibles by this fine company. Click thumbnail to check out the press release.

Toy Fair 2009 - Kotobukiya Showroom Video Tour

Posted by Chuck | February 19, 2009 at 09:16 PM ET |

    Our last video update takes you through the Kotobukiya showroom. Check out their latest line of figures: ARTFX+ seen the only way Star Wars goodies should be seen, in High Definition!

Kotobukiya Showroom Video Tour

Toy Fair 2009 - Kotobukiya Gallery

Posted by Chuck | February 15, 2009 at 09:18 PM ET |

    We've got our full Kotobukiya gallery up, including more photos of the newly announced Commander Fox exclusive. No word on what Fox will be exclusive too, but SDCC was hinted at. Check it all out right here!

Toy Fair 2009: Kotobukiya

Toy Fair 2009 - Kotobukiya Report

Posted by Nick | February 14, 2009 at 03:15 PM ET |

     The first stop for JTA's news staff at the 2009 New York International Toy Fair? None other than Japanese design house, Kotobukiya! So what do they have in store for collectors in 2009? Read on for details!

Toy Fair 2009: Kotobukiya

Kotobukiya Clone Wars Wave 3 - The Sith

Posted by Chuck | October 08, 2008 at 08:20 PM ET |

    Take a look at the 3rd series of Kotobukiya Clone Wars figures: The Sith! Featuring Count Dooku, Asajj Ventress, General Grievous, and the bonus Darth Sidious figure! These are also available for pre-order at

Kotobukiya Revamps English Web Site

Posted by Chuck | July 08, 2008 at 08:04 AM ET |

    Kotobukiya has revamped their English Web site. Stop by and check it out! It's much more up-to-date, and easier to navigate!

Kotobukiya Panel at Wizard World L.A. Tomorrow

Posted by Chuck | March 14, 2008 at 07:26 PM ET |

    The folks over at Kotobukiya wanted us to let everyone know that they will be attending Wizard World L.A on March 15th, where they will be holding a panel to discuss their upcoming Marvel line, as well as take questions on everything else they make. Get the full details here!

Toy Fair 2008 - Kotobukiya Report & Gallery

Posted by Chuck | February 19, 2008 at 03:44 PM ET |

    We've got continuing coverage of Toy Fair, with our full report and photo gallery from Kotobukiya's showroom. And, make sure to check out the end of the report for some images of a very cool Clone Wars poster that Kotobukiya had displayed on their wall.

Kotobukiya: Bounty Hunter Series Due in 2008

Posted by Chuck | November 13, 2007 at 08:06 AM ET |

    It's an exciting time at Kotobukiya! Check out the official press release for the Bounty Hunter Series due out in 2008. And, stay tuned later as we bring you a special Kotobukiya Spotlight treat...

Kotobukiya: Yoda Vs. Palpatine Announced

Posted by Chuck | September 04, 2007 at 10:06 PM ET |

    Continuing their line of verses style kits, Kotobukiya has announced Yoda vs. Darth Sidious! Read the full report and check out the detailed images at

More Kiriko Glasses from Kotobukiya at SDCC

Posted by Chuck | July 24, 2007 at 10:55 PM ET |

     If you liked that fancy Kiriko R2-D2 glass from Kotobukiya that debuted at CIV, then you will love what they have in store for SDCC! Check out the latest additions to the very cool, high quality line of glasses: C-3PO and R4-P17. All the details here...


Kotobukiya Utapau Trooper Boxed Images

Posted by Pete | July 22, 2007 at 09:14 PM ET |

     Kotobukiya sends in some new images of the Utapau Clone Trooper that will be up for sale at this weeks SDCC. Click the images for a closer look!

Kotobukiya Royal Guard in High Res!

Posted by Pete | July 18, 2007 at 08:02 PM ET |

     Kotobukiya sends in some nifty high resolution images of their new Royal Guard! Click here to see the whole gallery.


Kotobukiya Utapau Trooper at SDCC!

Posted by Pete | June 18, 2007 at 11:51 PM ET |

     Those of you heading out to the San Diego Comic Con will have a nice treat from Kotobukiya...their Utapau Trooper ARTFX Statue. Click here to see the image gallery and read the press release.

Attakus Han & Clone Trooper Are Back!

Posted by Pete | June 07, 2007 at 06:46 PM ET |

     Attakus has found some new stock of the AOTC Clone Trooper and Han Solo statues! Click the banner to lear about the unique opportunity to add these limted statues to your collection!

Kotobukiya Celebration Update

Posted by Pete | May 09, 2007 at 11:09 AM ET |

     Kotobukiya send in the final bits of information on what we can expect to see from them at Celebration IV. Click here to get the full scoop on the Q&A, the exclusive Spirit Yoda and Glassware!

Kotobukiya Celebration Update

Posted by Chuck | May 07, 2007 at 06:00 PM ET |

     Here's a quick Celebration IV update from Kotobukiya:
  • TRADITIONAL JAPANESE KIRIKO GLASSWARE: R2-D2 – To clarify the size, this item is a large 10oz whisky glass – approximately 9.5cm high (or 3 ¾” tall).   This item is NOT a tiny shotglass.
  • KOTO PANEL PRESENTATION and Q&A – This has been confirmed for Saturday May 26th, but the time has not yet been set.

Kotobukiya CIV Exclusive Yoda Images

Posted by Chuck | May 01, 2007 at 11:06 AM ET |

     We have additional hi-resolution images of the Kotobukiya Celebration IV Yoda exclusive. Click the thumbnails below for details, and read more if you want the full press release and updated availability information...


Kotobukiya Announces Another CIV Exclusive: Glassware

Posted by Chuck | May 01, 2007 at 08:57 AM ET |

     Combining ancient Japanese craftsmanship with the Star Wars universe, Kotobukiya produces one of the most unique exclusives to be found at Star Wars Celebration IV in Los Angeles - Kiriko Glassware...

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