The live action movie release date for Japan is April 21st, much later compared to the rest of the world. The upside to this is that there is a longer marketing period for merchandise and promotional events, and the Disney Store is bursting with it.
Japan’s Disney broadcasting channel, D-Life, celebrates 5 years with ninja tsums and a princess. Ninjas Donald, Tigger, Mickey and Princess Daisy are coming to Japan Disney Stores on March 26th. Donald has a permanently frowning bill and slanted eyes to show off his warrior face. His weapon of choice is a Sai which is tied across… Continue reading Ninja Tsums and a Ducky Princess
Along with the new carrier shape of the set, Easter tsum tsums in Japan this year will be fluffier than ever before.
Released on February 11th is the second lineup of Unibearsity tsums featuring key characters from the classic Disney movie, Alice in Wonderland.
Arguably more popular than tsums, the long overdue Unibear tsums finally arrive in stores on December 9th. The tsums come in 3 forms, individual tsums, a box set, and two mediums. Only Mickey and Minnie are sold as medium plushes. Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, and Chip & Dale are all available as individually sold mini tsums… Continue reading Unibears Finally Turned Tsums
The first set of tsums available for retail from the 3rd anniversary box set is none other than the sleeping princess and her fellow cast mates. Seven tsums come as part of this lineup – Aurora, Prince Philip, Maleficent, Dragon Maleficent, and the 3 faeries of Flora, Fauna and Merryweather. Maleficent tsums especially have significant differences… Continue reading Sleeping Beauty Tsums
US/UK had already seen the release of the beloved Pixar tsums and they will finally make their entrance into Japan on October 18th. Yes, the same day as the 3rd anniversary box set. Similar to the US/UK will see the release of both Boos, Mike, Sully, Randall, Celia, Fungus, and Roz. Along with the minis… Continue reading Monsters Inc. Tsums Finally Come to Japan