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Fate/Stay Night Petit Nendoroids are on the way.


    
Just spotted these little lovelies on HobbySearch; it's a new set of Petit Nendoroids available from Good Smile Company, this time for Fate/Stay Night

As per usual for the Nendoroid Petit lines, the girls-- Saber, Rin, Sakura, Illya, and Rider, plus a pajama!Saber --each have an alternative face and a prop, from swords to kitchen supplies.
The set comes out in June, so with any luck you'll be able to buy 'em at the later summer cons-- but remember, they're trading figures, so unless you have a dealer who opens and labels the boxes for you, you'll have to keep buying until you get the girl you want.

Though from a purely aesthetic standpoint I'd be okay with any of these. I'd probably prefer not to get Sakura or pajama!Saber, just in favor of getting something a little outside the ordinary, myself.     
 
Still though, I think I'd pick Rider if I could. How often do you get a figure complete with magic summony-lookin' circle, after all. Who would YOU take home?
HeeroYuyon Jan. 22, 2010 at 5:34 a.m.
DAAWWWWW~~!! Wider's got such cute widdle Belerephon!
 
Jeez... how the heck did they manage to make Rider's Noble Phantasm of look cute? :D 
I mean, she stabs herself in the neck and sprays blood all over the place to activate it in the original, but they managed to make it look cute!
 
And considering the size, Saber's armor looks rather impressive... I think it's still obvious who I'd be buying box after box for until I got her though.
sora_thekey moderator on Jan. 22, 2010 at 11:39 a.m.

You know I knownothing about this and yet I want one! Soo Cute!
Slimon Jan. 22, 2010 at 2:54 p.m.
I want these and I don't even collect figures. >.< 
 
See, I know I'll buy one ... then two three four five ...
giaon Jan. 22, 2010 at 7:17 p.m.
@Slim: That's how it begins. Before you know it, you'll spend a little more for a Revoltech, then a little MORE for a Nendoroid, and before you know it you're spending $200 on this.
 
And then you buy a DSLR and become Kodomut.
Slimon Jan. 22, 2010 at 7:21 p.m.
@gia said:

" And then you buy a DSLR and become Kodomut. "

Oh God no, NOOOO!!!!
cfatalison Jan. 22, 2010 at 11:29 p.m.
@gia said:
" @Slim: That's how it begins. Before you know it, you'll spend a little more for a Revoltech, then a little MORE for a Nendoroid, and before you know it you're spending $200 on this.
 
And then you buy a DSLR and become Kodomut. "
i can testify for this
 
it start with one revoltech, then another, then a damashi, then a chogokin, and then that shingohkin( one could retail for around 500 ish)
Slimon Jan. 22, 2010 at 11:34 p.m.
@cfatalis: 
 
Better stay away then. I have enough trouble with my love life as it is.
cfatalison Jan. 22, 2010 at 11:48 p.m.
@Slim: then again i feel sastified after buying all this, and not a loss, i wonder why

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