Category Archives: Merch

Haruko VS The World T-Shirt Giveaway

Since all of us here at BentoByte are big fans of FLCL, and the folks over at Shark Robot are so awesome, we have decided to team up and do a t-shirt giveaway! All you have to do is to follow the instructions below...


Kaito Senbonzakura Finally Up for Pre-Orders!

Senbonzakura, yoru ni magire, kimi no koe mo todokanai yo ♪ ♪ From the popular Vocaloid song Senbonzakura from KuroUsa-P comes Kaito – Senbonzakura Ver.! What amazing detail. The proud smiling officer of the Kamigakari Special Sakura Squad really shows with his lovely pose. This is how...


BentoByte’s May 2015 Released Figure Round-up

Welcome to BentoByte’s first monthly released figure round-up. The purpose of this article is pretty simple. Every month I will try to scour the internet and aggregate all the figures that were released this month. I will be focusing mainly on the bigger companies...


May GoodSmile Company Announcement Round-up

As May wraps up, let’s take a look into all items announced by GoodSmile this month. Nendoroids: Kosaki Onodera from Nisekoi Chitoge Kirisaki from Nisekoi Yamato from Kantai Collection Patchouli Knowledge Touhou Uzuki Shimamura from [email protected] Umaru from Himouto! Umaru-chan! Angela Balzac from Expelled from Paradise Miyabi Kinugawa from Tetsudou Musume Akari Hizamaru from...



Goodies From Goodsmile

New items from GoodSmile Company are up for pre-orders. Nendoroid Akari Hizamaru from Terraformars joins the line-up. Let’s take a closer look. Akari is a super-movable nendoroid which means his legs and arms come equiped with ball joints for easy posing. The metallic detailing...


First Look At Snow Miku 2016

The results are finally in and Snow Miku 2016 has finally been announced. This years theme was “snow activities in Hokkaido”. First up let’s take a look at Hatsune Miku herself. I’m a huge fan of her intricate twin tails. I’m expecting a lot...


GoodSmile Company Updates

It’s Monday, so that means the weekend wait for figure news is over. Let’s take a look at everything new. First up is Nendoroid Patchouli Knowledge. The long wait for Patchouli is finally over. While she did have a Nendoroid Petite, she’s finally in...


Upcoming Pre-Orders From GoodSmile Company

Good news for Kantai Collection fans, two new figures will be joining the battle.  Nendoroid Yamato: “First of the Yamato-class battleships, Nendoroid Yamato is heading out!” The size is quite impressive for a nendoroid, but I’m also impressed that her beauty translated so well...


Kotobukiya Teases at a Possible Hestia Figurine

With the massive popularity that the Goddess Hestia has accumulated since the premiere of Danmachi (Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?) last week, it comes as no surprise that one of the most popular figure manufactures, Kotobukiya, has...


Kotobukiya’s Jubilee Marvel Bishoujo Statue: Review

Today I’m very excited to be bringing you guys a look at Kotobukiya’s Jubilee Marvel Bishoujo Statue. The statue is part of Kotobukiya’s somewhat large collection of Bishoujo statues designed by master illustrator Shunya Yamashita, a well-known Japanese illustrator and game designer, made famous...


Early Look at Kotobukiya’s New Tokyo Ghoul Figure

Last year during the Animate Girls Festival in November, Kotobukiya teased fans with news of a project they have been working on related to the popular anime/manga series Tokyo Ghoul. While they had no physical prototype to show at the event, they did have a...


MGS V Quiet Play Arts Kai’s Figure Goes up For Sale

Ahead of Metal Gear V: The Phantom Pain‘s May release, Square Enix has just put up its upcoming Play Arts Kai’s Metal Gear Solid V Quiet figure for pre-order. The posable figure stands at 26cm (roughly about 10 inches) and comes with an alternate head, a...


Attack on Titan’s Eren Titan Kotobukiya Figure Previewed

If you’re as big as a Shingeki no Kyojin ( Attack on Titan)  fan as I am then get your wallets ready because Kotobukiya, the figure manufacture company,  has just announced a 160mm (roughly 6.2 inches) figure of Attack on Titan’s Eren titan. The...