Unveiled during Tamashii Nation 2022, MS-07H-8 Gouf Flight Type joins the Tamashii Nations brand ROBOT Spirits <SIDE MS> ver. A.N.I.M.E line of high end Gundam action figures. The “ver. A.N.I.M.E.”(Action New Imagination Memory Emotion) series features dynamic anime proportions and dense sculpting, as well as a state-of-the-art articulation system that allows fans to recreate the impressive action scenes from the figures’ respective anime works.
Designed by renowned mechanical designer Hajime Katoki, the MS-07H-8 Gouf Flight Type is an atmospheric flight-capable mobile suit fielded by the Principality of Zeon, as seen in Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team.
The 08th MS Team inspired a compilation film in 1998 titled Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team- Miller’s Report, as well as a new anime short in 2013 titled, Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team- Battle in Three Dimensions.
The year is Universal Century 0079. The Federation has begun mass production of prototype Gundams for use by its ground forces. Shiro Amada, commander of the 08th MS Team, must lead his soldiers through fierce fighting on the ground. However, the Zeons are developing a secret project which could tip the balance of power! Can Shiro and his ragtag team of castoffs, rejects, and bad attitudes save the Federation?
- Four interchangeable hands (left and right)
- Triple-barreled 35mm Gatling gun
- Gatling shield
- Heat saber
- Vernier effect (curved axis) × 4
- Weapon container for Gundam Ez8
- Hand storage deck
The ROBOT Spirits <SIDE MS> MS-07H-8 Gouf Flight Type ver. A.N.I.M.E. is priced at 8,800 yen with a May 2023 release date.
Source: Tamashii Nations