Up Close with the Kaiyodo Revoltech Raiden Action Figure
For devotees of Konamis venerable Metal Gear game series, getting hold of the Kaiyodo Revoltech Raiden Action Figure should prove to be a worthy undertaking. Based on the ivory-maned cyborg ninja as he appeared in 2013s Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Kaiyodos Raiden is a wildly poseable and accessory-rich collectible thats sure to entice many of the franchises most dedicated fans.
Known officially as the Revoltech Yamaguchi Series No. 140: Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Raiden Action Figure, Kaiyodos 5 3/4 import features a detailed sculpt of the blade-wielding tactical operative that closely matches his stylized in-game appearance. As with other figures in Kaiyodos Revoltech Metal Gear line (including ), Raiden boasts remarkable poseability courtesy of the multitude of joints generously spread throughout the torso and appendages. The numerous points of articulation put a dizzying array of potential game-inspired poses in the hands of collectors.
Certain to appeal to discerning Metal Gear enthusiasts, the Kaiyodo Revoltech Raiden Action Figure comes with a lavish assortment of accessories. In addition to a knife, sword, immense back-mounted scabbard, and various posing supports, Raiden ships with seven interchangeable hands as well as a complex, multi-component head complete with a visor and tiny swappable (red and blue) eyeballs. Revengeance fans will also appreciate the hapless sliceable watermelon and the undeniably stealthy cardboard box which are also included.
The Kaiyodo Revoltech Raiden Action Figure makes for a welcome addition to the stash of any collector. With its game-accurate styling, attention to detail, and retail price typically below $60 USD, Raiden stands as a categorical must-have for Metal Gear buffs.