Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan)
Today is the 1st of May!GOOD SMILE COMPANY’S BIRTHDAY!!

Thanks to everyone’s support, GSC has reached its 14th anniversary! We hope everyone will continue to support us for many years to come!

Anyway, with Golden Week coming up from this weekend, I thought I’d do a quick run down of all the events taking place over the break!


Akihabara: 24th April – 10th May

Date: April 24th 2015 – May 10th 2015


animate Akihabara:

animate AKIBA Cultures ZONE:

Kotobukiya Akihabara:

Volks Akihabara Hobby Tengoku:

Yellow Submarine Akihabara Main Store:

There are two parts to this campaign! ♥

#1: Nendoroid Co-de PriPara: Preorder Bonus!

Preordering the Nendoroid Co-de figures at the stores above will give you a special ‘Friend Ticket’ badge as a bonus! (。・ω・)ノ□

△ Compared with a real ‘Friend Ticket’! About the same size!

The following items are all applicable! ↓↓

Nendoroid Co-de: Laala Manaka – Twinkle Ribbon Cyalume Co-de
Nendoroid Co-de: Laala Manaka – Cutie Ribbon Co-de
Nendoroid Co-de: Mirei Minami Candy Alamode Cyalume Co-de
Nendoroid Co-de: Mirei Minami Magical Clown Co-de
Nendoroid Co-de: Sophie Hojo – Holic Trick Cyalume Co-de
Nendoroid Co-de: Sophie Hojo – White Swan Co-de

#2: PriPara Akipapara Spot: Flower Blossom Seaside Dress Co-de Lives

During the campaign if you take place in three consecutive lives in the PriPara game you’ll get the Flower Blossom Seaside Dress Rare Co-de!

Please see the Takara Tomy Arts Official Site for more info!


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@ Tokyo Big Sight, 2nd May 2015

Date: 2nd May 2015
Times: 11:00~17:00
Location: Tokyo Big Sight
Booth: No.333
Tickets: Free Entrance

Official Site: http://www.character1.jp/

The GSC booth will include sales of a number of Kantai Collection -KanColle- figures, all of which will be sold with their GOODSMILE ONLINE SHOP Bonuses! ♪

We will also have other goods from wooser’s hand-to-mouth life, How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend and The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan! The Nendoroid Plus: Capsule Factory ~Snow Miku and Friends from the North~ SEASON 1 trading figures will also be available! (`・ω・´)ゞ

We hope to see you at the event! ♪


Golden Week New Figure Exhibition

Akihabara: 2nd May 2015 – 7th May 2015

Some of the latest figures from both Good Smile Company and Max Factory will be on display at Kotobukiya Akihabara and Volks Akihabara Hobby Tengoku over Golden Week!

– Items on Display –

A mixture of items that are up for preorder and others that are not yet announced!

Be sure to pop by and have a look if there is something that interests you!

Additionally, animate Ikebukuro will have Nendoroid Mikazuki Munechika and Nendoroid Kashuu Kiyomitsu on display from tomorrow!

Don’t miss out on taking a look if you’re a Touken Ranbu fan! ♥︎


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@ Tokushima – 3rd May – 5th May 2015


Date: 3rd May 2015 – 5th May 2015
Location: Tokushima City, Machi Asobi Grounds
Booth:  Poppo Shopping Town 1F Special Event Grounds Shinmachi Boardwalk: Parasol Shop
Open Time: 11:00AM

Official Site: http://www.machiasobi.com/

GSC will once again be taking part in Tokushima’s Machi Asobi! Various new figures will be on display at the Poppo Shopping Town and we will also be running the Nendoroid Expression Challenge!

wooser will also be coming to visit again! ♥︎

Those who meet with wooser will also receive this wooser trading card (#006)♥︎

Various wooser goods will be on sale, along with some special Super Sonico collaboration goods!

wooser Clear File: Super Sonico Collaboration Ver.

△ Rin-chan is impersonating Sonico-chan in Nendoroid form too! ★

This is how the reverse side looks! ♪

wooser & Super Sonico B2 Collaboration Poster

There are a lot of little details that make this such a lovely design! Be sure to take a nice long look!

There will also be lots of other goods from other series on sale! (σ・∀・)σ

Find out more over at the event page below! ↓↓


@ Tokyo Big Sight. 3rd – 4th May 2015

Date: 3rd – 4th May 2015
Times: 10:00~15:00
Location: Tokyo Big Sight
Entrance: Entrance requires entrance ticket or pamphlet.

Official Site: http://www.akaboo.jp/

At this event the Gift booth will be selling some Ace of Diamond goods!

Ace of Diamond Plushie: Sawamura Eijun

Ace of Diamond Plushie: Miyuki Kazuya

Ace of Diamond: Heart Badges: Collection 1

Ace of Diamond: Heart Badges: Collection 2

The Danganronpa hear badges will also be available at the event! ♪

More details on Gift’s Official Site below!


Figure Exhibition in Kurayoshi Spring 2015 

@ Tottori: 2nd April – 10th May


Date: April 2nd – May 10th 2015
Location: Kurayoshi Exhibition Hall
Entrance: Free

Kuyayoshi Spring Festival Official Site: http://www.apionet.or.jp/kankou/html/wahtnew/wahtnew_197.html

The exhibition that has been running since last month!
Everyone seems to really be enjoying the exhibition!! Yay!! (´□`。)

You can find my full report over here:
⇒  Figure Exhibition at Kurayoshi’s Spring Festival 2015

Almost 500 Nendoroid are all lined up in numerical order for fans to enjoy!

There are also figure and Sakura Miku goods on sale at the event!

Plus, if you’re in Thailand we are also attending two events there this weekend!

■ Thailand Toy Expo 2015 

■ Anime Festival Asia X Bangkok Comic Con 

Phew! So much to do this weekend!! If you’re looking for something to do this Golden Week, do keep these options in mind!! ヽ(*・ω・)人(・ω・*)ノ

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Akihbara, Tokushima, Big Sight, Thailand… so many events!!


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Anyway, that’s all for today! Everyone have a great Golden Week! I’ll see you all again next week Thursday!!

Planning Team / Kahotan
Twitter ID: gsc_kahotan