GUIDE: X-Plus Japanese Release Schedule

This is a schedule for Japanese X-Plus releases. Use this as a guide to see what came out when. Also, the release name is linked to the original X-Plus site pages for each figure.

  • January 2020 Announcements:
  • Deforeal Space Godzilla / From “Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla” (1994) / Standard and Ric International release. / Ric Exclusive comes with light-up feature in the eyes, crown and shoulder crystals. / Preorder start 1/17/20, Preorder end 2/10/20 / Expected to ship June 2020.
  • Large Monster Series Red Killer / From “Return of Ultraman” (1971-1972) / Standard and Ric Japan-only release. / Preorder start 1/17/20, Preorder end 2/10/20 / Expected to ship June 2020.
  • Large Monster Series 5000 Multi / From an Ultraman Series (??) / Preorder start 1/10/20, Preorder end 2/11/20 / Expected to ship June 2020.
  • Large Monster Series 5000 Gabora / From “Ultraman” (1966-1967) / Preorder start 1/10/20, Preorder end 2/11/20 / Expected to ship June 2020.
  • December 2019 Announcements:
  • Large Monster Series Gamera (1999) Damaged Version / From “Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris” (1999) / Ric-only International release. / Figure comes with sculpted battle damage from the end of the film. There is an optional piece of Iris “innards” which contains Ayana inside. Comes with arm “stump” and optional, alternate “fire” hand. / Preorder start 12/13/19, Preorder end 01/14/20 / Expected to ship April 2020.
  • Deforeal Mothra (2019) / From “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” (2019) / Standard and Ric International release. / Standard has a closed mouth and regular paint apps on the wings. Ric version has an open mouth and pale, blue/white wing coloring from the end of the movie. Both versions come with a stand. / Preorder start 12/13/19, Preorder end 01/07/20 / Expected to ship May 2020.
  • November 2019 Announcements:
  • 30cm Series Yuji Sakai Modeling Collection Godzilla (1984) ‘Shinjuku Battle’ Version / From “Godzilla” (1984), “Godzilla 1985” (1985) / Standard and Ric Japan-only release. / Ric version comes with light-up dorsal spines. / Preorder start 11/11/19, Preorder end 12/3/19 / Expected to ship February 2020.
  • Deforeal Godzilla (2016) Clear Version / From “Shin Godzilla” (2016) / Ric-only (?) International release. / Reissue of the Deforeal Godzilla (2016) utilizing translucent red vinyl below black paint aps. / Preorder start 11/29/19, Preorder end 12/25/19 / Expected to ship March 2020.
  • Deforeal Godzilla (1999) / From “Godzilla 2000: Millennium” (1999) / Standard and Ric International release. / Ric Exclusive version comes with alternate open jaw and boat which fits in the mouth (from the lighthouse scene). / Preorder start 11/18/19, Preorder end 12/10/19 / Expected to ship April 2020.
  • Deforeal Orga / From “Godzilla 2000: Millennium” (1999) / Standard and Ric International release. / Standard Version comes with closed mouth. Ric Exclusive version comes with open WIDE mouth which can fit around the face of your Deforeal Godzilla (1999). / Preorder start 11/18/19, Preorder end 12/10/19 / Expected to ship April 2020.
  • October 2019 Announcements:
  • Large Monster Series Baragon (1965) ‘Fierce Battle Color Version’ / From “Frankenstein Conquers the World” (1965) / Ric-only international release. / Reissue of Large Monster Series Baragon (1965) Standing Version. Comes with light gimmick in eyes and horn. Paint apps modified to mimic appearance of Baragon suit during end battle. / Preorder start 10/29/19, Preorder end 11/19/19 / Expected to ship January 2020
  • 30cm Series Favorite Sculptors Line Mogera (1957) / From “The Mysterians” (1957) / Standard and Ric Japan-only release / Ric version comes with light-up eyes and mini saucer from the movie. / Preorder start 10/29/19, Preorder end 11/19/19 / Expected to ship January 2020
  • Deforeal Rodan (2019) / From “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” (2019) / Standard and Ric international release / Standard has regular brown paint apps. Ric Exclusive version has “flaming” highlights on the wing edges. / Preorder start 10/04/19, Preorder end 10/23/19 / Expected to ship February 2020.
  • September 2019 Announcements:
  • 30cm Series Super Mechagodzilla Fight Color Version / From “Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla” (1993) / Ric-only international release / comes with light gimmick in eyes and dirty battle paint aps. / Preorder start 9/6/19, Preorder end 10/1/19 / Expected to ship December 2019
  • Gigantic Series Godzilla 2019 / From “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” (2019) / Ric international release. The standard opened preorders in August / Ric comes with light emission paint apps on the dorsal spines / Preorder start 9/6/19, Preorder end 10/1/19 / Expected to ship December 2019
  • August 2019 Announcements:
  • Deforeal King Ghidorah 2019 / From “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” (2019) / Standard and Ric international release / Ric comes with light gimmick. / Preorder start 8/6/19, Preorder end 9/10/19 / Expected to ship January 2020
  • Godzilla 1955 and Anguirus 1955 / From “Godzilla Raids Again” (1955) / Standard and Ric international release / Standards have monochrome (B/W) paint apps and are sold separately. Ric comes with both together in a set and have color paint apps. / Preorder start 8/9/19, Preorder end 9/10/19 / Expected to ship January 2020
  • July 2019 Announcements:
  • Gigantic Series Godzilla 2019 Standard and Ric International Release / Ric comes with blue dorsal spines. / Preorder start July, Preorder end ???? / Expected to ship November 2019
  • Soft Series Hedorah (Final Form) Ric-only international release / Ric is the figure itself. It does not come with the alternate arms or eye patch like the original release did. / Preorder stqrt 7/5/19, Preorder end 7/30/19 / Expected to ship October 2019
  • Large Monster Series Ultra New Generation Tiga Dark / from “Ultraman Tiga The Final Odyssey” (2000). / Preorder start 7/5/19, Preorder end 7/30/19 / Expected to ship October 2019
  • Deforeal Destoroyah Standard and Ric international release / Ric comes with light gimmick. / Preorder start 7/23/19, Preorder end 8/13/19 / Expected to ship December 2019
  • December 2018 Announcements:
  • Deforeal Hedorah. Expected April or May 2019.
  • Gigantic Series Godzilla 1989. Standard comes with open mouth. Ric comes with open mouth, alternate closed mouth and glow-in-the-dark dorsal spines. Expected March-April 2019.