This is the hard to find "OUT OF PRINT" Godzilla Toy History Book by Yuji Nishimura and Takashi Kuraji. Yuji Nishimura is not only the biggest collector of Godzilla items in the world but also the owner of M-1 toys in Japan. This is the ULTIMATE reference for Japanese Kaiju toys.
The book has wonderful photos of early tin and vinyl toys and models from Marusan, Bullmark, Popy and Bandai. Photos of R/C toys, wind up toys, and even shots of early toy making in Japan! If you are a serious collector of Kaiju Toys this book is a must have reference book.
Again, this book is way out of print and we were lucky enough to get our claws on a few. 110 pages, hard bound published by Bandai. Book dimensions 9 by 12 inches
This is the impressive book written by Yuji Nishimura and Takashi Kuragi detailing the history of Godzilla Toys in not only Japan but the world. This superb book serves as the go to reference for the earliest vinyl, tin and plastic model toys of the KING of THE MONSTERS and his associated friends and foes. The history of Bullmark and Marusan is displayed in fabulous comparison photos of the same figure produced by each company. The other historic companies such as Popy the precursor to Bandai and also the toys made by Yamakatsu Company are given good coverage. Yuji Nishimura the owner of M 1 Toys aka M Ichigo bought many of the original molds of the Bullmark soft vinyl line. This 111 page book is a must have for all collectors of Godzilla.
This is the Yamakatsu hard vinyl figure of Angilas aka Anguirus that was issued in 1983. It is approx. 8 inches long. It was not issued with a tag. Yamakatsu company came into existence after Marusan and Bullmark and just as Bandai Company was issuing their 1983 Godzilla. These figures are some of the earliest produced of Godzilla and related monster figures.
Standing Baragon! This wonderful hard to find figure was made by Marusan Company in 1998 and stands approx. 7 inches tall. Very colorful, he is articulated at the arms, legs, tail and neck. He is light orange vinyl with green sprays and has a silver horn and very bright red eyes! Comes Mint in Bag with Header Card.
Stone Warrior Daimajin With Sword!! This colorful vinyl figure was made in 1998 by Marusan. He stands approx. 7 1/2 inches tall and is articulated at the neck, legs and arms. We love is bright green face and hands and silver belt buckle. Don't mess with the Stone Warrior because he is ready to swing his mighty sword. Come Mint in Bag with Header Card.
This BARUGON wins in the Vicious Fang department! He has some nasty teeth! BARUGON as seen in the Daiei 1966 movie Gamera vs Barugon. Marusan has produced a STANDING figure in pearl pink vinyl with chocolate brown and silver highlights. Barugon measures 10 inches from the tip of his snout horn to his feet. He is articulated at the neck, arms, legs and tail. GREAT spikes on his back; not good for very young children though.
CLAWMARK TOYS WARNING: NOT SUITABLE FOR VERY YOUNG CHILDREN DUE TO SHARP SPIKES! Please scroll down for additional photos.
Man Eating Gyaos!! Made in 1998, this is the Marusan Spread Wing Gyaos figure. This colorful figure stands approx.7 inches tall and has a wingspan of over 9 inches. HE LOOK HUNGRY! Articulated at the head and legs, this Gyaos would make a great addition to any collection or would be lots of fun for play! Comes Mint in Bag with Header Card.
FLYING GAMERA! Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! NO, IT'S GAMERA!! From the Marusan Co. of Japan, comes this wonderful, colorful FLYING GAMERA! Made of hard vinyl, he is over 9 inches long from his snarling snout to his flaming jets! Articulated at the neck, arms and ... flaming jets! COLORFUL! His shell and top of his head are a bright blue, his body and belly are a deep green and his flaming jets are BRIGHT YELLOW AND RED! He is ready to fly right into your collection. He looks like he is ready to take a big bite out of some Pesky EVIL KAIJU! His teeth look long and sharp! This is a very unique flying Gamera from the Marusan Co. of Japan. HE COMES MINT IN BAG WITH HEADER.
CLAWMARK TOYS WARNING; Says FOR AGES 16 AND UP! Scroll down for additional photos.
FLYING GAMERA! Here is a Classic style Gamera flying off to do battle with one of his evil foes! Produced by Marusan in 1998. This GAMERA is approximately 5 inches long with a 6 1/2 inch wingspan. Made of hard vinyl, this flying Gamera is in a gorgeous blue with deep blue highlights. It comes in its original card and bag.
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