BANDAI SPIRITS, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment


TOKYO, November 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Under the flagship brand of collectibles for an adult target audience, “TAMASHII NATIONS”, BANDAI SPIRITS CO., LTD. of Tokyo will organize the online event “TAMASHII NATION ONLINE 2021” of November 19 (Friday) to 21 November (Sunday).

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“TAMASHII NATION” is an event held once a year since 2008 which presents the latest figures targeting the adult audience. This year the event will be hosted by Studio MIRAIKEN run by BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. Studio MIRAIKEN was established in 2021 as a stand-alone base of operations powered by the latest equipment available in Japan to create and deliver the next generation of entertainment using technologies such as xR and real-time motion capture.

“The highlights of the event”

The event will feature approximately 550 hero and robot figures from the “MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM” series, from the “MACROSS” series, “KAMEN RIDER“, the television anime” TIGER & BUNNY 2 “which will air in 2022, and more, with around 180 new characters in the lineup. Online initiatives such as multi-channel streaming programs, access to a PIP function which allows viewing videos while watching screens, the use of a live trading function to seamlessly purchase featured products, a 360-degree number display function, a comment posting function, etc.

Presentation of “TAMASHII NATION ONLINE 2021”

Date / time of the event:
(JST) November 19 (Fri) 12:00 to 21 November (Sun) 22:00
(CST) November 19 (Fri) 11:00 a.m. to 21 November (Sun) 9:00 p.m.
(TIC) November 19 (Fri) 10:00 a.m. to 21 November (Sun) 8:00 PM
(TVP) November 18 (Thu) 7:00 p.m. to 21 November (Sun) 5:00 p.m.
(AEDT) November 19 (Fri) 2:00 p.m. to 21 November (Sun) 24:00

URL: https://tamashii.jp/special/tamashii_nation/
Language: Japanese, English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese

-Event to be held in the virtual city, “TAMASHII NATION VIRTUAL WORLD”

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The online event will be held in the virtual city, “TAMASHII NATION VIRTUAL WORLD”. In this world there are three display areas: “Robot City”, “Live Action City” and “Anime & Game City”. These cities will have a “station” for each featured product and brand, where event attendees will be able to view a variety of themed products. The visual concept of “TAMASHII NATION VIRTUAL WORLD” was designed by Yohei Takamatsu who has worked as art director for a number of Studio Ghibli titles and also collaboratively managed the art direction of “The Boy and the Beast”.

Streaming programs

-OPENING CEREMONY OF THE TAMASHII ONLINE NATION 2021 AND SPECIAL LIVE PERFORMANCE
November 18 (Thu) 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (JST)

– “GUNDAM LIVE FIGURES @ TAMASHII NATION ONLINE 2021”
November 19 (Fri) from 7:00 p.m. (JST)

– “ULTRA GALAXY FIGHT: THE DESTINED CROSSROAD × TAMASHII NATION ONLINE 2021 SPECIAL PROGRAM”
November 20 (Saturday) from 10:00 a.m. (JST)

– “MACROSS GALACTIQUE 2021 LAUNCH CEREMONY”
November 20 (Saturday) from 11:00 a.m. (JST)

– “KAMEN RIDER BLACK SUN SPECIAL CHARACTER DESIGN ANNOUNCEMENT PROGRAM”
21 November (Sun) from 10:00 a.m. (JST)

– “TAMASHII NATIONS presents SUPER TOKUSATSU TIME”
“KIKAI SENTAI ZENKAIGER” and “KAMEN RIDER OOO”
21 November (Sun) from 11:00 a.m. (JST)

* The information contained in this document represents information as of November 11, 2021. Information may be updated without notice after publication.

* Images used in the release are for reference only.

SOURCE BANDAI SPIRITS CO., LTD., BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.

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