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Yu Yu Hakusho is Not Dead Yet

Check out this amazing new figure(s).



It has been quite some time since I last heard of anything regarding the anime Yu Yu Hakusho, which is just the right moment to release a new figure. Alphamax will be releasing this two set figure piece sometime in June for the insane price of 23,800 yen (around $250). However, it is so detailed and amazing that it is almost worth the price tag, almost. Here we see Yusuke fighting the younger Toguro brother. What I really love about this is Yusuke’s point-blank Reigun, and the detail of it crashing into Toguro’s arm. Now all they have to do is make a Hunter X Hunter version and I’ll be all set.

[Via Tomopop]  

tadamonoon May 1, 2010 at 4:14 p.m.
How is Yusuke staying up?  It doesn't look like he's connected to the rest of the figure.
metalsnakezeroon May 1, 2010 at 4:15 p.m.
Awesome. Its good to remember old animes you watched.
Krison May 1, 2010 at 4:36 p.m.
That's actually the younger of the Toguro brothers, by the way.
But that figure is totally bad ass.  Wish I had that kind of cash to throw around.
bustajibbon May 1, 2010 at 4:37 p.m.
That rocks, Yu Yu Hakusho is one of my favs and the Dark Tournament is the best of the entire series.  
 
Not to be a super nerd or anything, but Im sure that is the Younger Toguro Brother not the Elder.  But due to size, power and the fact the show ended a long time ago its easy to mix it up.
Calidrethon May 1, 2010 at 5:04 p.m.
Yu Yu Hakusho is definitely one of my favorites.  Glad to see them to still making something referencing it. 
 
Kelleth moderator on May 1, 2010 at 5:09 p.m.
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@tadamono said:

" How is Yusuke staying up?  It doesn't look like he's connected to the rest of the figure. "

The blue plastic energy thingie? i dunno i`m just guessing XD
crusader8463on May 1, 2010 at 5:15 p.m.
I <3 this anime. Wish they would do something with it again.
Naruto79on May 1, 2010 at 5:59 p.m.

Was always a fan of Yu Yu back to when all I was watching was dub'd shows. 

Oneeyedjackson May 1, 2010 at 5:59 p.m.
I wish Funimation would get the Movies and OVA's.
bustajibbon May 1, 2010 at 7:03 p.m.
@Oneeyedjacks:
Yea, feels kinda odd not hearing characters with the same voices.
GodLen staff on May 1, 2010 at 9:17 p.m.
@bustajibb: arrgh how could I make that mistake! 
bustajibbon May 1, 2010 at 10:23 p.m.
@GodLen: 
Its an easy one to make.  I had to check myself to make sure I wasnt wrong. :)
Mikenon May 1, 2010 at 10:44 p.m.
Awesome~ and also perfect timing, since I'm about halfway through my 3rd (or was it 4th?) rerun of Yu Yu Hakusho. As one of the series that I grew up with, it'll always have a place in my heart as well as a really high rewatch factor.
buhssuhton May 1, 2010 at 10:50 p.m.
good old times
Helloson May 1, 2010 at 11:22 p.m.
@tadamono said:
"How is Yusuke staying up?  It doesn't look like he's connected to the rest of the figure. "

I'm assuming the legs or finger tip or both.
asian_prideon May 2, 2010 at 12:30 a.m.
Nice! I'd buy this. Yu Yu Hakusho, ah what an awesome show. Quite possibly one of the best shounen series to ever come out.
ShadowKnight508 moderator on May 2, 2010 at 10:18 p.m.
One of the classic animes that I can remember watching years ago....sweet figures! I DO WANT NOW!
John_Martoneon May 3, 2010 at 12:42 p.m.
Man, that dude has muscles... and a spine...
The_Desert_Tigeron May 4, 2010 at 2:42 p.m.

That's a pretty sweet figure

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