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Play Arts - 7 months ago

New Final Fantasy XII Play Arts Kai/Static Arts Busts Priced, Dated

Along with the announcement of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, Square Enix Merchandise has revealed some new Play Arts Kai and Static Arts Busts figures that will be released in the build-up to its release next year. Joining the Fran ...

Play Arts - 2 years ago

New PlayArts Kai Up For Pre-Order

For those of you who have been keeping up with us, the previously "prototyped" PlayArts Kai for Cloud Strife, Tifa Lockhart, and Barret Wallace in their Advent Children gear are now up for pre-order on the ...

Play Arts - 2 years ago

First Images of Tetsuya Nomura's Catwoman Play Arts Kai Released

Seems like Tetsuya Nomura has been plenty busy with the Square Enix merchandise department. The second Nomura designed DC Comics Play Arts Kai has been revealed this week and she looks purr-fect. ...


Play Arts - 2 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Designed Hatsune Miku Play Arts Kai Figure Announced

Much like the Batman Play Arts Kai which was announced at San Diego Comic Con, Square Enix have announced ano...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Discusses Batman PlayArts Kai, Leaves Hints For The Next Figure

By now most of you have seen the Batman PlayArts Kai making the rounds on the internet. What you probably didn't know was that the design was originally for a project that has since been cancelled. Tetsuya Nomura was approached when the ...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

SDCC Autograph Qualifying Final Fantasy PlayArts Kai Figures Revealed

As previously mentioned, in order to meet Tetsuya Nomura at San Diego Comic Con, you will need to purch...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

New Final Fantasy VII Play Arts Figures On Display At Japan Expo This Weekend

For any of you lucky enough to be heading to Japan Expo this weekend, take a moment to check out the new Play Arts Kai prototypes of Cloud and Barret in their Advent Children attire. They will be joined by Tifa and Fran whose prototypes were revealed in May. No word on...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

New Final Fantasy Play Arts Kai Figures For Tifa and Fran

Square Enix's Play Arts Kai selection just got a lot more gorgeous with the additions of Tifa in her Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children garb and Fran from Final Fantasy XII. Merchandise manager Hidemi Matsuzaka showed off the prototypes for the two heroines on Twitter recently much to the satisfaction of...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

Final Fantasy Variants Play Arts Dragoon Figurine Available To Pre-Order

The Square Enix Store is now accepting pre-orders for the Final Fantasy Variant Play Arts Kai Dragoon figure. This guy stands at about 10" with a beautiful metallic sheen and matte paintwork. It comes with a Dragoon spear, two different grips, a sword, open hands option, and a display stand....


Play Arts - 4 years ago

Square Enix Showcase Rufus, Yuffie Play Arts Kai From Advent Children

Square Enix has released some awesome images of two new Play Arts Kai figurines for Rufus Shinra and Yuffie Kisaragi that were announced during last year's Tokyo Game Show. The figurines are from a rather old property - Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children, but that doesn't make them any less cool. As...

Play Arts - 4 years ago

Check Out This New Lightning Returns Play Arts Figure

We've had a bit of a news draught recently, but we're pleased to show off a brand new Play Arts figurine that's been shown off in Japan. The figurine comes from Square Enix Japan's next big property, Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII and showcases Lightning in some rather interesting armour. Play Arts...

Final Fantasy XIII-2 - 6 years ago

FFXIII-2: Armoured Lightning Play Arts Kai In The Works

Square Enix is busy casting someone with PVC, who could it possibly be? Can't say I'm surprised, Square Enix were showing off a ton of action figures at E3 t...


Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy - 6 years ago

Dissidia 012 Chaos And Cosmos Wallscrolls And More Up For Preorder

Get ready your wallets, a set of Dissidia 012 merchandise have been listed for preorder over at CDJapan, including a rather nice set of wallscrolls and a bunch of Play Arts Kai. We know quite a lot of you have been clamouring about the North American box art and the...

Final Fantasy XIII - 7 years ago

New Final Fantasy XIII Play Arts Displayed

At this year's Japan Expo, taking place in Paris, France, Square-Enix displayed a series of new play arts to be added to the Japanese Square-Enix store. The most notable of this set are the five new Final Fantasy XIII play arts, featuring Snow, Lightning, Sazh, Vanille and possibly most impressive...