Shinobu Maehara Bath Towel Statue to be available in May 2003, First STatue Sells out.
Tokyo Mint has announced that they will be launching the second statue in their Love Hina
line-up next June.
Excerpt from Press Release:
The second release in the Tokyo Mint Love Hina statue series, the Shinobu Maehara Bath Towel Statue, is scheduled for release in May 2003, but because of the long lead time for manufacturing distributors and some retailers will begin taking pre-orders in January. The new 1/8-scale statue, featuring another popular character from the Love Hina series, will be released in a limited North American edition of 800 at a MSRP of
- Limited to an edition of 800 for North America. (up from 600 for the Naru statue)
- Cold-cast 1/8 scale statue, hand painted, complete.
- 8" tall by 4" wide by 4" deep, including base.
- $99.00 MSRP
- Each statue carefully packaged in an attractive color box.
- Box dimensions 12.5" tall x 7" deep x 7.75" wide.
- 4 per case.
Meanwhile, Tokyo Mint's first Love Hina
statue, the Naru Narusegawa Bikini Statue, sold out before shipping to retailers in this month.
Tokyo-Mint has also announced that the third statue in the line-up will be "Aoyama Motoko with Sword." They will be releasing more information about this statue later.