About BANDAI NAMCO Collectibles (Bluefin)
BANDAI NAMCO Collectibles (Bluefin), a BANDAI NAMCO Group company, is a leading master and channel distributor of Japanese toys, collectibles, novelty and hobby products. The company’s extensive product line features a diverse and continually expanding catalog of high quality and popular collectibles from Asia. The company is the sole provider of BANDAI SPIRITS’ Tamashii Nations products in North America and is the official domestic distributor for BANDAI Hobby and BANDAI Shokugan as well as Storm Collectibles. Bluefin is also the official North American consumer products and retail development partner for Studio Ghibli and is the exclusive and official distributor for Mr. Hobby/GSI, Blitzway, SEN-TI-NEL and Flame Toys. For more information, visit bluefinbrands.com.
About Tamashii Nations
Tamashii Nations is a place for products with tamashii (“soul”) instilled by Japanese master craftsmen. Based in Asakusa, Tokyo, we make fully assembled figures for collectors, as a division of Japan's top toymaker, BANDAI SPIRITS. Thirteen years have passed since the brand was first established in 2007, and today, we now produce 400 new figures annually and offer our products in twenty countries around the world. For more information, visit tamashiinations.com.
About Sentinel Toys
Sentinel International Co., Ltd., is a Hong Kong based designer, manufacturer and distributor of collectible toys and action figures including characters from officially licensed brands like the Marvel Universe as well as original ones like RIOBOT. For more information, visit sentinel-toys.com.
About Flame Toys
Flame Toys is a new collectible toys brand in 2018 and based in Hong Kong. The company is focused on the design, manufacture and distribution of its officially licensed lines of highly-detailed and articulated action figures, model kits and diecast figures based on the Transformers franchise. For more information, visit flametoy.com.
About Storm Collectibles
Storm Collectibles is a Hong Kong based designer and manufacturer of high quality officially licensed collectible action figures and has been distributing its products globally since 2010. With its specialty in combat video games, Storm Collectibles brings classic, iconic gaming characters back to life as well as fan favorite characters from current blockbuster games. For more information, visit stormco.com.hk.
Blitzway prompts a new wave in the action figure world on the basis of the know-how and experience it has accumulated over the years by producing action figures of Asian top celebrities. Producing figures based upon characters from movies, comic books, television programs etc. They make products differentiated from other existing ones with the passion that is constantly seeking excellence. For more information, visit blitzway.com.
About BANDAI Shokugan
Shokugan(SHOKU=food + GAN=toy in Japanese) originally referred to inexpensive yet high quality toys packaged with a piece of candy and sold throughout Japan. Developed by BANDAI more than 30 years ago, Shokugan is beloved by generations of fans and toy collectors of all ages. To bring Shokugan to the rest of the world, BANDAI now distributes the popular collectibles as standalone toys (without candy) to consumers outside of Japan. Ranging from figures and models to puzzles and art boards, Shokugan can be found in hobby and collectible shops in North America and around the globe. As Affordable, collectible and ready-to-play toys, Shokugan are released on a limited-time-only basis and, as such, are highly sought by both fans and collectors. For more information, visit bandai.co.jp.
About Kawada Co., Ltd.
Maker of the popular micro construction brick product line Nanoblock, Kawada is an all-around toy coordinating enterprise, based on the concept of "learn, play, enjoy and heal." Our mission is to continue to communicate the wonder of toys and hobbies - not just to children, but to people of all generations. For more information, visit diablock.co.jp/kawada.
MegaHouse is a major Japanese toy manufacturer and BANDAI Group company. Originally founded in 1962 as Kaken, the company was purchased by BANDAI and merged with BANDAI subsidiaries Angel and B-AI in 1997 to become MegaHouse. The origin of the company name is a combination of the acronym Mega, Make (produce) Enjoy (enjoy) Global (worldwide) Ability (talent), and House, which likens the company to a family community. And, as the word mega itself means “huge,” MegaHouse also reflects the company’s philosophy to provide dreams to our customers through its imagination and adventurous spirit. For more information, visit megahobby.jp.
About Studio Ghibli
Studio Ghibli was founded in 1985 by animation directors Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata and is one of the most successful and well-respected animation studios in the world. Cultivating a creative force of talented directors, animators, and storytellers under the revered brilliance of Miyazaki and Takahata, Studio Ghibli’s films have been praised for their originality, dazzling animation, and epic storytelling. The films have become a beloved part of Japanese popular culture and have garnered worldwide acclaim from audiences and critics alike. Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away won the Academy Award® for Best Animated Feature of 2002 and in 2005 Miyazaki was named one of “the most influential people” by TIME Magazine. For more information, visit ghibli.jp.