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  1. Howl's Moving Castle Returns to Theaters
    19
    Sep

    Howl's Moving Castle Returns to Theaters

    The magic of Studio Ghibli and its films is something that continues to draw new audiences, inspire longtime fans, and bring so much joy to all those who come across any work. Bandai Namco Toys & Collectible America Inc. (BNTCA) are extremely proud to bring the World of Ghibli to fans in the States – the magic of Studio Ghibli comes off screen and into fans’ homes, into their hands, with what BNTCA has to share. From home décor, such as desk clocks and towels, to things crafts and toys, such as paper theater kits and puzzles, the World of Ghibli gives endless ways to enjoy Studio Ghibli even more.

    In their efforts to share the excitement of Studio Ghibli with more people, BNTCA had teamed up with their friends at Gkids (https://gkids.com/

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  2. New from Shokugan, Bandai Spirits and More!

    Check out these new items slated for release in 2023!

    Products are continuously released throughout the year, and it can be tough to juggle all that news of what has just been announced or what is arriving soon. Here at Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. we want to keep you in the loop and update you on all the latest releases of toys and collectibles from us. In this blog you'll be learning about the newest items from Shokugan, Proplica and Ensky, which are sure to please a wide variety of collecters. 

    Recently, we have received information that we will be releasing the Tenori Friends line from Shokugan. This line features a wide array of different animals from mammals, reptiles, and even birds! These soft and palm-size collectibles make a great addition to any home or office desk. Our latest Tenori Friends featuring birds is perfect for everyone such as bird enthusiasts and even kids. See below for more information.

    Gundam fans rejoice,

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  3. Studio Ghibli At Fan Expo Toronto
    25
    Aug

    Studio Ghibli At Fan Expo Toronto

    Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. (BNTCA) is headed to Fan Expo Canada this weekend (Aug 25-28) and they are thrilled to return to the city of Toronto. BNTCA last visit was back in 2019. For those who did not get a chance to visit, they had a workshop placed right outside their booth, where all attendees were welcomed to build a model kit. Model kits offered during this workshop was the Transformers Furai Model line (Bumblebee, Optimus Prime, or Starscream) from Flame Toys or Star Wars vehicle model kits such as the Y-Wing from Bandai Hobby.

    This year, Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. is bringing Studio Ghibli to Fan Expo like you’ve never seen before. Currently, Studio Ghibli has made their appearance at multiple conventions such

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  4. C2E2 Chicago's Comic and entertainment Expo 2022
    04
    Aug

    C2E2 Chicago's Comic and entertainment Expo 2022

    In just a few days, Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. will be attending C2E2 (Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo) in Chicago, August 5-7, 2022. This will be our third show following up from SDCC (San Diego Comic-Con) and Anime Expo, which were both held in Southern California. Now, we fly East to bring all the fun and action to Chicago, and we cannot wait. Last time we attended the show was back in March of 2020, right before the pandemic took a turn for the worst.

    For those that were able to attend might remember the Godzilla statue, as well as the RX-78-2 Gundam statue where attendees got a chance to try our workshop model kits. It was also the second time we had held a Team Kamen Rider meet and greet, which had dozens of fans show up. It was the last physical show before we dived into digital shows.

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  5. "Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind” Model Kit Now Available to Ship!
    19
    Jul

    "Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind” Model Kit Now Available to Ship!

    Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind” Model Kit. From Bandai Shokugan's Souzou Galleria Series: a highly detailed desktop model kit faithfully recreates the Gunship from "Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind." The engine part houses the battery unit which enables blue LED lighting (LRR41 batteries not included). This set consists of the Gunship body, 4 pilot

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  6. Check out these NEW collectibles! Marvel, Spy x Family, Naruto, and more!
    14
    Jul

    Check out these NEW collectibles! Marvel, Spy x Family, Naruto, and more!

    Newly Announced

    New figures and collectibles have been recently announced, and we want to share all the news in case you missed it. Check out all the amazing new figures coming later this year.

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  7. Studio Ghibli At Anime Expo
    27
    Jun

    Studio Ghibli At Anime Expo

    Bandai Namco Toys & Collectibles America Inc. (BNTCA) is headed to Anime Expo this year (July 1-4) in Los Angeles, California. BNTCA distributes many products from a wide variety of brands and one brand joining the fun at AX is Studio Ghibli, and you don’t want to miss out on what they have planned.

    The Studio Ghibli booth (World of Ghibli) can be found at booth E-6 in the Entertainment Hall. There you’ll find Displays of official Studio Ghibli merchandise, as well as a shop for fans to purchase official merchandise like plush, puzzles, home goods, and more!

    Commemorate your visit at the World of Ghibli booth at AX with a photo-op of Totoro at the bus stop or with a lifesize Catbus Paper Theater. What is paper theater? Paper Theater is an arts & craft product

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  8. Team Kamen Rider At Anime Expo 2022
    21
    Jun

    Team Kamen Rider At Anime Expo 2022

    Team Kamen Rider is thrilled to return to Anime Expo in Los Angeles, California. This year, the team has some fun and exciting plans to spread the awareness of Kamen Rider. This will be Team Kamen Riders first time at AX with a booth filled with displays. During their last visit to AX, they were still known as Team Rider and had only quite a few members. The team has grown quite a bit since then.

    Don't know what a Kamen Rider is or want to learn more about Kamen Rider? Then, visit booth #2211 in the Exhibit Hall. The booth will have various rider belts on display, informational graphics, as well as a demo belt of the Ziku Driver from Kamen Rider Zi-O. If you’ve never had a chance to play with a Kamen Rider belt, then you don’t want to miss out on this opportunity to interact with the Ziku Driver (it’s a fun belt to play with). The booth will also have Kamen Rider merchandise available

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  9. Tamashii Nations Announces New S.H.Figuarts
    17
    May

    Tamashii Nations Announces New S.H.Figuarts

    Tamashii Nations creates unprecedented collectibles that show impressive technology and craftsmanship. Whenever, we get news of upcoming Tamashii Nation items, we are always on the edge of our seat and this time we’re ready to blast off as we share some of the latest S.H.Figuarts announced. So, sit back and buckle up, we’re taking off!

    S.H.Figuarts

    Tamashii Nations has various collectibles, and one of their well-known

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  10. Support for Ukraine
    14
    Mar

    Support for Ukraine

    The Bandai Namco Group has donated 100 million yen to Save the Children in support of their humanitarian cause for people affected by the crisis in Ukraine and who are seeking refuge outside the country.

    We hope that the people and communities affected by this crisis will be able to return to peaceful days as soon as possible.

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