Nov 2 2023

Special Edition Thomas Nosuke Toys

“Thomas Nosuke” purple marble edition and Red marble edition.
Each featuring an exciting two-tone rippled Sofubi body with a glowing inner mechanism and fade-tinted clear head dome.

They can only be purchased at the Tomenosuke pop-up store, which will open on the 5th floor of Seibu Shibuya Building B in Tokyofrom November 13th to November 27th.


For up to date info on all the pop up store exclusives visit the Tomenosuke Blog

Dec 2 2021

Thomas Evolution

Thomas Nosuke is Evolving!

The original four editions of the popular 8″ tall Sofubi toy are about to be re-released with an exciting new upgrade.

Each of the the first four versions is back and they now sport a transparent head (tinted to match the body) through which can be viewed a glow-in-the-dark internal mechanism.

An exciting new twist on an old favourite!

The new versions  launch at Tomenosuke in Japan at 11.59pm(JST) on the 4th December.

Prices are:
Blue or Orange: ¥17,600 JPY
Green and Red: ¥18,700 JPY
4 colour set (BLUE, ORANGE, GREEN & RED and Glow): ¥66,000 JPY

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Aug 14 2020

Thomas Nosuke Sofubi Custom Version

Custom Painted Thomas Nosuke sofubi Mechtorian toy by Doktor A.

A unique, one-off Thomas Nosuke Sofubi custom figure is now available to add to your collection.

Painted by Doktor A using Automotive and Artist’s Acrylics in metallic graphite, red and white on a red and green vinyl base.
Signed and dated on the underside.

The figure comes with a mini resin blaster with a clear red tip.

He is packaged in a screen printed bag and comes with an art card of the original painting for the character.

Purchase him now at

Thomas is an articulated 8″ tall Japanese Sofubi (soft vinyl) toy.
Made in Japan by Tomenosuke.

Styled after the 1950’s tinplate Japanese toys which were often in turn styled after Robby the Robot from the film Forbidden Planet.

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Nov 1 2019

Thomas Nosuke – Morbius Edition

Morbius Red Edition Thomas Nesuke sofubi toy by Doktor A and Tomenosuke

Thomas Nosuke :The Morbius Red edition is the first fully painted Mechtorian Japanese Sofubi vinyl.

Exclusive to Tomenosuke in Japan in an edition is of 40 pieces.

This 8″ tall art collectible is launching on the 1st of November at 23:59 Japan time.

Available to worldwide collectors direct from Tomenosuke.
And to Japanese collectors direct too.

He comes in an awesome retro styled box. Based on the vintage packaging of early Japanese tin toy robots.

I will also have 5 AP’s available from my online store at some point after the show.

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Jan 8 2012

Mooncalf Japan launch

The 5th and final Humphrey Mooncalf is on sale NOW at Tomenosuke in Japan.

This splendid green “Leprechaun” edition is limited to only 70 pieces and retails for $100.
This is the rareast Mooncalf of the lot. Go get one whilst you can..

Jan 4 2012


The fifth and final version of Humphrey Mooncalf will go on sale at Tomenosuke in Japan on the 8th of January.
This dashing green edition is limited to only 70 pieces.

Find out more info on their splendid blog.