The figure is very articulated and as you can see from the actual height of the figure detail was a paramount from this company. The figure is 1/6th scale. The accessories in with this figure are also awesome. The figure also comes with detailed diagrams of how everything goes on the figure. If you are fan of Samurai then you know that there is a lot to do to make the figure into a real representation of Zatoichi. For more info or pix let me know. To see what these figures represent get the movie and take a look. Some of the finest Sword play you will ever see!
This along with all of the other figures by Alfrex, a now out of business action figure company from Japan, are some of the finest character figures ever made and set a benchmark for others to follow and exceed.
If you have never seen one of these figures and you get the chance, you will be in for a treat.
These guys don't come cheap at any where from 300 to 1000 usd per copy. Are they worth it? They are rare as hens teeth and the quality is outstanding. Only the collector knows for sure.