Bandai's Tamashii Nation 2011 Videos Posted
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web website began streaming videos of a press presentation at Bandai's Tamashii Nation 2011 event, which is taking place in Akihabara, Tokyo on November 25 - 27. The event promotes Bandai's upcoming S.H.Figuarts, Figuarts Zero, Ultra-Act, Chibi-Arts, D-Arts, and S.H.Monster Arts figure series.
The female pop group Momoiro Clover Z appeared at the press presentation, and each of the five singers held a small super-deformed figure of herself. Costumed character versions of Wild Tiger and Barnaby Brooks Jr. from the Tiger & Bunny action anime also appeared at the event.
Visitors to Tamashii Nation 2011 can purchase a variety of exclusive items that celebrate the history of Bandai's figure lines. Commemorative character figures offered at the event include Tiger & Bunny's Barnaby Brooks Jr., Gundam 00's Trans-Am Riser, MegaMan X's Rockman X, One Piece's Boa Hancock, Saint Seiya's Dragon Shiryū, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya's titular SOS Brigade leader, and Kamen Rider Ryuki's hero of the same name.