The Shogun Godzilla is back again! This time the radioactive King of the Monsters is taking a step out of the ReAction line of figures and into the premium Ultimates roster! This change not only means that we’re getting 8″ tall Shogun figures but a feature missing from the ReAction version is now included. Yes, these Godzilla figures now have launching rocket hands!
The standard edition or glowy Godzilla may be purchased individually or as a set of two for $120. Pre-orders close on August 19th, and the expected release date is “late Summer” 2023.
Buildings, bridges, and parents beware— Godzilla strikes again! Just like the vintage toy you remember, this terrible titan is back, but now in ULTIMATES! scale! The classic Shogun Godzilla figure was the ultimate Kaiju collectible back in the day and serves as the inspiration for this new made-to-order ULTIMATES! figure. Standing 8” tall, the ULTIMATES! Shogun Godzilla figure pays tribute to the original with its vintage colorway, spring-loaded lever-action tongue, and push-button firing fist!
Just when you thought it was safe to go to sleep, a monster emerges from the darkness! A glow-in-the-dark twist on the classic Shogun Godzilla! Standing 8” tall, this made-to-order ULTIMATES! Shogun Godzilla figure comes in glow-in-the-dark green and is complete with its spring-loaded lever-action tongue and push-button firing fist, just like the vintage toy!
Mattel launched the Shogun Warriors line of toys in the latter part of the 1970s. This era was when giant robots started to become popular, and Godzilla was experiencing a bit of a popularity boom in the West. Typically the toys would be about 2′ tall and have various action figures, similar to the rocket hand we mentioned earlier.
Over the years, various companies have tried to relaunch the Shogun figures either through limited release figures or reproductions. So what do you think of Shogun Godzilla returning yet again? Let us know below.