Figure Review: Raiden – Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Our favorite anime figure site, E2046.com partners again with Haruhichan for another great anime figure review. And this time, it’s Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance’s main protagonist; Raiden!

Fans would definitely go excited with this one as E2046.com shows off their incredible workmanship with Raiden in his Cyborg Ninja appearance.

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On the front view, Raiden is holding his black sword with his right hand; looking confident and ready to wage war against Steven Armstrong. Even with a black eyepatch on his left eye, Raiden’s strong persona is very evident due to the great painting on his right eye.

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But what will catch your attention is definitely his well-sculptured exterior. From shoulder spikes to his black chest armor, details are very well-crafted. Both arms carry spikes on each side while his abdomen exposes a very well-shaped package. His legs are partially covered in black leg armory that is also an extension of his boots.

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From the back, you can see his huge sword sheath. And even the tiniest strands of wiring on his legs are really intricate; living up to the robotic feel. While gold screws are on each armor panel to complete the Cyborg Ninja look.

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Weighing in 1.80kg and with the height of 34cm, this Raiden figure is lightweight and has a nice grip on it, despite the spikes and exterior. Painting is very vivid and well-polished and required minimal assembly. The figure itself is standing on a concrete looking base, which looks like Raiden has just jumped onto the ground. Just look at impact the jump has caused, you can tell something serious is about to happen.

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This figure is without a doubt one of the best we have ever reviewed here on Haruhichan: a spot-on replica of the character we love in a very affordable price tag. For only $180 (It’s on sale right now!), you can take full commando on this badass figure.

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As always, don’t forget to check out E2046.com and while you’re at it, tell us which anime figures you’re planning to buy next!

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