Tamashii Nations has revealed that it will offer two exclusively packaged Saint Cloth Myth EX Gold Saints at the Saint Seiya 30th Anniversary Exhibition: Complete Works of Saint Seiya event taking place in Tokyo June 18 – 29.
Original Color Edition (OCE) figures of Sagittarius Aiolos and Pisces Aphrodite, both clad in armor accurate to Masami Kurumada’s manga, will be available for purchase for ¥8,640, approximately $80, each. While the figures are repaints of Tamashii’s previously released anime-colored figures, both Aiolos and Aphrodite will come in a specially designed box created just for the event. The box features grayscale coloring with a gold Saint Seiya 30th Anniversary logo embossed on the front and a vivid blue text to accent. A silhouette of each character and their constellation decorates the boxes, with each Gold Saint’s cloth ornament is appearing along the corner on one side.
The Saint Seiya 30th Anniversary Exhibition: Complete Works of Saint Seiya event celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Saint Seiya franchise, which debuted as a manga serial in Dec. of 1985, then later as an anime series in 1986. The event takes place at the Akihabara UDX and runs weekdays from noon to 9 p.m., and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday / Sunday.