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Hi all,

As some fans have noted, the Inifini-T Force main hero designs look very similar to Sentinel’s 2015 Tatsunoko Hero Fighting Gear figures. Well, Sentinel must have noticed too, since they’ll soon be offering redesigned versions of the figures based on their Infini-T Force appearances!

 

The new Gatchaman and Polimar figures will be available in January, 2018 and will cost ¥8,300 (about $74.02 USD) each.

The Casshan and Tekkaman figures will be available in February, 2018 and will also cost ¥8,300 (about $74.02 USD) each.

Shown below is a comparison of the original Fighting Gear Gatchaman (left) and the new Inifini-T Force version (right).
 

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Accessories for Gatchaman will include seven different hand options, a boomerang, special display base and batteries.

I still hope one of these days they’ll finish off the entire Ninja Team, but for now, this new version of Gatchaman is interesting!

If anyone is interested in pre-ordering an Inifini-T Force Gatchaman, they are available now at HobbyLink Japan for $72.48 USD:
https://hlj.com/product/SET88259

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Yeah, they're so similar that I don't even feel bad that I can't afford Ken since I already have both of the other versions!

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Hi ChrisW,

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Yeah, they're so similar that I don't even feel bad that I can't afford Ken since I already have both of the other versions!


The differences are mainly in paint application and a two-color cape. The cape should have been two colors on the original figure. It is more correct to the costume and looks a lot better. Plus, the bracelet is missing on this new Infini-T Force version. There's a simple design painted on the wrist instead of a separate bracelet piece as on the original.

The new higher boot colors also really highlight the unpainted joints. If there's one thing I think could have improved the figures it would have been to see the ankle, knee and wrist joints either molded in the matching colors or painted to match the boots and gloves. But I made that observation before.

I'll be curious to see the outer packaging if it gets posted.

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I do like the 2 color cape a lot better. Smile And yeah, I don't get why the joints aren't painted. Looks sloppy.

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