[ Dinosaur War Izenborg (US Title: Attack of the super monsters)
Produced by Tsuburaya productions in 1977, this 39 episodes TV show is part of what became the trademark of the company, releasing ‘suitmation tokusatsu’ series.
The main plot of Izenborg is about the conflict between intelligent dinosaurs living underground and Humans, as the dinosaur empire wants to rule to world once more and reclaim the earth’s surface. In order to protect Humanity, a special team called ‘D-Force’ is created, using a tank like vehicle as main weapon. The 2 main heroes, enhanced using cybernetic technology after a near fatal injury, can then combined with the vehicle and form the ultimate weapon, the giant ‘Aizenborg’
-Entire body made of die cast
-Tilting up and down tail
-Retractable Wings with rotating circular saw
-Exchangeable parts for flying or tank mode
Comes with an Izenborg logo decorated base
METALTECH 09 IZENBORG
16 Cm Izenborg die cast tank and flying machine with base
An alien woman named Maya crash-lands on Earth. Her homeworld was destroyed by the Blasters, a cruel alien race who steals the natural resources from other planets. She falls in love with a scientist and gives birth to a human boy named Kentaro. When the Blasters invade the Earth, Kentaro must defeat them by fighting with Astroganger, a robot made from living metal.
This was the first Super Robot show in color, beating Mazinger Z to the air by two months.
Astroganger is very different from most of the robots of the genre. He is a sentient being who can talk, think, and feel pain. He has no special abilities and must rely on his strength to win battles.
Astroganger was very popular in Italy, South Korea, and in the Middle East as Jongar (جونغر).
1 fully articulated 17 cm Metaltech die cast Astroganger
1 pair of fists
1 pair of grasping hands
1 pair of flat hands
1 pair of curved hands
1 extra head
1 die cast bonus item
THE MYSTERIOUS CITIES OF GOLD (Taiyo no ko Esuteban / 太陽の子エステバン )
The mysterious cities of gold is a Japanese-French TV animated series co-produced in the 80's by DIC entertainment and Studio Pierrot. The series follows the adventures of Esteban, a young spanish boy, and his friends Tao and Zia , searching the legendary cities of gold. Written by Jean chalopin and Bernard Deyries, the story is loosely based on the novel The King's Fith by Scott O'Dell. The mysterious cities of gold huge success mainly came from its original design, charismatic characters, and the story of an epic journey punctuated by an amazing soundtrack, in large and unknown places leading the young heroes to an ancient and secret technology, illustrated in the anime by certain solar powered 'Mecha' such as the great condor flying machine or the solaris boat.
1 6 inch scale die cast golden condor
(15 inch total wingspan ) with articulated wings, neck, head, and tail
1 Pair of Exchangeable feet
1 Metaltech decorated base to pose the bird as flying
METALTECH 07 MYSTERIOUS CITIES OF GOLD : GOLDEN CONDOR
Based on the MANGA series by the artist GO NAGAI, creator of Mazinger Z, GREAT MAZINGER, UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER and many more.
Z MAZINGER was published in 1999 and is a revisited story of MAZINGER Z, mixing greek mythology and technology.
From deep space, Dr. HELL is back and planning to destroy the human race using a legion of powerful robots. Zeus, the Greek god, is prepared to help and rescue the planet and for this he creates a robot, Z
MAZINGER, piloted by KOJI KABUTO. Later Koji Kabuto is helped by APHRODITE piloted by Sayaka and other well-known characters from the Mazinger universe. they all fight the invading armies together.
Fights in Z MAZINGER are of epic proportions, and GO NAGAI surpassed himself by designing surprising and highly detailed mecha villains that fans won’t forget.
Uchu Enban Daisenso (宇宙円盤大戦争 Uchū Enban Daisensō), also known as 'Battlefield of The Space Saucers' and 'The Great Battle of the Flying Saucers', is a 1975 animated short film created by Go NagaiThe movie is considered to be the prototype for the future anime TV series UFO Robot Grendizer, which premiered that same year.The Main hero ‘Duke Fleed’ has to escape his planet while under attack by the Yaban forces. He manages to steal GATTAIGER, an experimental giant robot with spacer and flees to Earth, pursued by General Blaki.Duke fleed has to confront the Yaban forces on Earth and loses his fiance Tellona in the process.
Unlike the Robot Grendizer, the most powerful weapon in Uchu Enban Daisenso is not the robot, ROBOIZER, but the spacer, called THE FLYING TIGER. It's powerful capabilities include faster than light flight, Spider Spin (a buzzsaw mode used by the Flying Tiger), Needle Shower (needle missiles from the Flying Tiger), Space Thunder (three lasers from each side of the Flying Tiger), and Thunder Focus (combining all six beams into one).
METALTECH05: GATTAIGER is a die cast set including the robot and the spacer with different options to change its look. As in the Anime, the robot Roboizer can be posed in many ways, docked or undocked in the FLYING TIGER, using exchangeable parts.
1 6 Inch fully articulated (21 PoA) die cast ROBOIZER
1 extra pair of hands
1 removable back piece
1 ROBOIZER compatible FLYING TIGER saucer
From the UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER series, episode #7 , GIN GIN is not just another high tech war machine, part of King Vegan's arsenal. Its pilot, Janus, from the fearsome ‘Ruin Division’, is here to prove that he can be the greatest Vegan General, superior to Blaki and Gandal, by beating Grendizer.
An epic battle! Janus and Gin Gin prove to be a a very difficult challenge for Prince Fleed and his GRENDIZER robot.
The METALTECH action figure, MT04 is a 6inch replica of the GIN GIN robot. As all other HL PRO METALTECH robots, it is made of high quality die cast parts, features plenty of articulation to pose the robot and comes with loads of accessories.
Every fan of the UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER series remember prince Duke Fleed a.k.a Daisuke Umon riding his sidecar buggy between the Makiba family farm and the space science lab before jumping in the greatest super robot, Grendizer. DUKE FLEED’s BUGGY is now featured in the HL METALTECH line, heavy die cast, with battery operated light emitting diodes (LEDs) at its front and back.
1 6 Inch high quality die cast parts with directional handle, functional wheels, rubber tires.
Battery operated front and back LEDs (batteries not included).
The famous turtle shaped war machine from the Vegan force as imagined by the manga-ka Go Nagai for the Grendizer series is available as a METALTECH action figure. The design is sharp and made of high quality die cast and plastic materials. It features multiple articulations and accessories. In scale with the metaltech01, GRENDIZER, GIRU GIRU can be changed from the saucer form to the deadly turtle form to fight against the great defender of our planet, the hero robot Grendizer.
1 GIRU GIRU Action figure featuring ;
Ball jointed head,
Rotating legs, Forward and backward leg articulations.
UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER is a robot created by the MANGA creator (MANGA KA), Go Nagai, during the 70s. Creator of many successful series, Go Nagai is best known for his work on a saga of super robots, including MAZINGER, GETTA ROBO, GREAT MAZINGER, KOTESTU JEEG. UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER was renamed 'GOLDORAK’ in France and ' GOLDRAKE’ in Italy with a first appearance on the French TV channel Antenne 2 during the summer of 1978. With an elaborated storyline, more mature and complex characters for a cartoon of this era its success was immediate.GRENDIZER became a milestone in Japanese animation, it influenced a whole generation in many countries and created a wave of passion for Japanese animation and Japanese culture
METALTECH 01 was the first super robot die cast action figure offering *'in action effect' weapon accessories, an original concept taken from HL PRO CAPCOM Vs SNK 2 line of action figure, the idea became a standard and apllied by many major toy manufacturers the following years.
1 6 Inch scale grendizer die cast action figure
1 harken weapon
1 pair of removable shoulder blades
1 pair of extra hands
BLISTER CHROME VERSION; changed to anime face with chrome instead of silver
BLISTER ANIME VERSION; White paint instead of silver/chrome
DELUXE VERSION; Full pack with die cast spacer, spacer wing accessories, manga and anime faces, *rocket trail accessories, 360 degree ball joint base.