All-Japan Mokei Hobby Show 2010 Photo & Video Reports

All-Japan Mokei Hobby Show

Held October 14-17 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan, this year's fantastic 50th edition of the All-Japan Mokei ("Model") Hobby Show focused on hobby products being released this fall and winter.

Here's a look at some of the new items that debuted there, grouped by manufacturer. Check out the item lists (here's the overall item list) and our photo and video reports!

 

Click a logo to see that maker's list of upcoming releases!


 

Bandai unleashed a showstopper in its biggest Perfect Grade creation yet, the 1/60 PG Strike Freedom Gundam! An upcoming reissue of long-gone Imai "Macross" kits was a great surprise, as were Master Grade "Gundam Wing"-series prototypes...not to mention Figurerise stars, Sky Tree kits, and much more!

Click here for the Bandai Report, Part 1!

Click here for the Bandai Report, Part 2!

Click here for our Bandai Video Report on HobbyLink.tv!

 

Continuing the boom in old F1 kits, the McLaren M23 will soon be back in both 1/12 and 1/20 scale! Motorcycle riders will also return for the first time in decades, and the good ol' 1/16 Leopard A4 and 1/25 Rommel (Jagdpanzer) will also reappear. A big-scale newcomer will be the 1/350 Heavy Cruiser Tone!

Click here for the Tamiya Report!

Click here for our Tamiya Video Report on HobbyLink.tv!

 

Hasegawa offers a lot to look forward to with the 1/350 USS Gambier Bay, Ma.K. 1/35 Nut Rocker, 1/12 Scot Racing Honda RS250RW, Virtual On Myzr Delta, Macross kits, Idol Master-decorated aircraft and more!

Click here for the Hasegawa Report!

Click here for our Hasegawa Video Report on HobbyLink.tv!

 

Aoshima will follow up its hugely popular Hayabusa with the Space Station Transfer Vehicle HTV! A Lamborghini Countach 5000QV leads the car models, and among the splendid ship offerings, would you believe...a tuna fishing boat?!

Click here for the Aoshima Report!

Click here for our Aoshima Video Report on HobbyLink.tv!

 

An all-new-tool 1/350 IJN Battleship Fuso! Not big enough? How about the huge 1/200 USS Arizona? New versions of 1/20-scale F-1 kits were there too, and more!

Click here for the Fujimi Report!

Click here for our Fujimi Video Report on HobbyLink.tv!

 

Among the other major makers with exciting new items are Fine Molds (1/48 TIE Fighter!), Hobby Base, Kotobukiya, Wave, Cyber-Hobby, Hobby Boss, Pit-Road, Platz, and more! Take a look!

Click here for the Other Major Maker Report, Part 1!

Click here for the Other Major Maker Report, Part 2!

NEW! Click here for our Wave/Kotobukiya/Pit-Road Report on HobbyLink.tv!

NEW! Click here for our Fine Molds Report on HobbyLink.tv!