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SH Figuarts Iron-Man Mk1 "Birth of Iron-Man" action figure

On the 28th May 2020, Tamashii Nations have officially launched their new Tamashii Nations "Presents" website that focuses on their action figures based on Western Cinema - particularly Star Wars, Marvel and DC. The site remains for a Japanese audience, so some translation may be off.

With the launch of the site came some new product reveals, pre-orders and gallery images.

The SH Figuarts "Birth of Iron-Man" edition Mark 1 suit will feature a clever head option that can be displayed with the eyes of Tony Stark visible behind - or as an empty head if you are using it in a Hall of Armour display. There are also alternative hand options as well as some FX pieces. The first two attach to the flamethrowers to replicate that effect, the second lock onto the feet for a taking off pose.

The new Mk1 Iron-Man will ship in October 2020 and there will also be a re-release of the Hall of Armour piece at the same time for those who want to display their Mk1 in this way.

It seems more Iron-Man products are also on the way with another suit from Iron-Man 2008, one from Avengers and one from Endgame incoming.

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