$4,800 Asuka Langley from EVANGELION and other life-sized models

(This article was originally posted in Japanese at 12:43 Feb. 07, 2010)

Life-sized models of various anime characters by Akiyama Kobo including Asuka Langley Shikinami and Rei Ayanami from Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance, Astro Boy, and characters from Tensai Bakabon were on display at Wonder Festival 2010 Winter.

Read on for details and pics.

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Akiyama Kobo's booth.

The giant life-sized figures were hard to miss.

Rei Ayanami Life-Sized Figure [plugsuit version], supervised by Evangelion's character designer Yoshiyuki Sadamoto.


Weighs 6kg, with 3kg pedestal. 430,000 yen (about &4,800), coloured and finished.

Asuka Langley Shikinami Life-Sized Figure [plugsuit version]. Asuka is rather petite in person, after all she's only 14.

Asuka is a bit shorter than Ayanami. W50×D40×H160cm, 430,000 yen.

Evangelion Unit 01 Human Scale Figure.

Not life-sized but nevertheless huge human-scale model of Unit 01. W170×D80×H209cm, 20kg. The base (W1860×D1000) weighs about 25kg. 1,250,000 yen (about $14,000).

Astro Boy Life-Sized Figure

About the hight of a six-year-old kid.

350,000 yen ($3,900).

Life-sized model of Theo from anime film Oblivion Island: Haruka and the Magic Mirror.


This one is not for sale. Oblivion Island was set in Iruma, Saitama where Akiyama Kobo is located.

There was also a fighter aircraft, quite huge and painstakingly detailed.

It was a 1/2 scale model of Sanka Mark II from The Sky Crawlers. 3,900,000 yen (about $4,350,000).

Tensai Bakabon Series featuring famous characters from Fujio Akatsuka's comedy classic.

Old Man Rerere was about 1/3 scale, W58×D25×H87cm, 6kg. 298,000 yen ($3,325).

Unagi-Inu (Eel Dog) seemed to be life-sized, W66×D22×H52cm, 5kg. 248,000 yen ($2,770).

Bakabon's Papa, 298,000 yen. W56×D35×H70cm, 5kg.

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