Dollfie? No. Doll? Yes!

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I Actar, have officially become a father with the arrival of my first ever doll this past week. Being one who is easily influenced by peer pressure, I decided to join the doll loving crowd, in a way. Instead of becoming a Dollfie collector, which I probably never will due to the price, I have become a collector of 1/6 scale dolls!


These dolls, while not ‘super customizable’, are great in terms of size, detail and accuracy! Thus, I shall refer to them as AMDs from now on, Affordable Mini Daughters! (^o^) (Not to be confused with that great company whose technology is in my computer.)

Of course, while there are many other 1/6 scale doll makers out there like Azone and Megahouse, which I will definitely be buying from in time to come, the one I present to you today is brought to us by Konami.

Here’s a little preview, as I’ll be doing a proper photoshoot soon.

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Meet 1/6 scale Kakurazaka Asuna, produced in limited quantities and vintage to 2005. There are a number of reasons I bought her, one of which is of course, I wanted a doll of my very own, and second, there aren’t really any great Negima! figures out there. Thank goodness I got her not far off from her original price, and in near mint condition too! (^o^)

So, the box here is pretty compact and simple in design.

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The rectangular box features a bio of Asuna on the side…

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and a diagram featuring all the points of articulation on the figure. The doll utilizes the Obitsu female body.

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Opening the box, we are greeted to a bunch of crepe paper.

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Tadaa!!! Here’s Asuna packaged in bubbly wrapped comfort.

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She comes with a number of extras, including her wonderfully detailed school blazer, worn during the winter. I love the Mahora logo!

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…and also a number of extra neck joints. Whether they are supposed to be replacements or meant for the other exchangable heads, I’m not sure.

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Taking her out of the box, I am simply astounded by the details. Her clothes are obviously cloth and she even has a pair of cloth pantsu! (>.<) Other notes are nice leathery shoes and push pin buttons for her, er, buttons. As said previously, the articulation is simply astounding.

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Konata has been turned into her Suka form and is ordering Asuna around.

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I’m starting to appreciate the ‘Doll holding figure’ fetish. d(~.’)

Overall, an outstanding doll that I love to bits, however, right now, she’s going back into the box as I am still in the middle of my exams. Will tie up her ribbon properly and spruce her up before an official photoshoot coming soon!

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Besides Asuna, this September loot brings me a figure that I’ve always been eying, Ichiban Kuji’s exclusive Ranka figure!

The fun doesn’t end there, I’ve just splurged and bought another exclusive 1/6 doll, coming soon!

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Also, this Asuna doll is the only Negima! Character to have a full doll ever made. The other characters, like Nodoka, Konoka and Makie are available only as exchangable heads.

On that note, if you do own a Nodoka exchangable head, I would really like to purchase it from you as I’m a huge, huge fan of Nodoka. (^.^)

10 Responses to Dollfie? No. Doll? Yes!

  1. Guy says:

    I’m curious, how much did she cost you?

    And Asuna is the one good thing about that series ;)

    I should share this regular customizable doll site a friend of mine from outside this community pointed me at.

  2. HyperKnuckles99 says:

    I like the picture of Asuna holding the Konata figure, it makes it seem as she’s holding a Konata plushe.

  3. gelosut9 says:

    AH… I’ve gotta find that! I’m a hu~~~ge Negima fan ! Where’d yo find it? I love Asuna and Nodoka too! But I just wish there was a Kazumi one , since I’m a HUGE Kazumi fan.

  4. sam says:

    holy!mama!i’ve been find that figure for a long time!man i wish i can found it at malaysia

  5. Harlaown says:

    How much it cost?

  6. Otaku_Girl says:

    dont u have a nendo puchi of her?

  7. Actar says:

    @ Otaku_Girl: Asuna? No Nendo Puchi’s of her, but I do have the Figumate Asuna, which, like a Nendo Puchi, is a miniature figure of her.

  8. Otaku_Girl says:

    @actar: yea that wut i meant: the figure w/ the paper fan on that xmas accesories blog

  9. Amy says:

    Where did you find her?!!
    I love Asuna and I would be thrilled to have this doll of her!

  10. konakonaotaku says:

    …And you have officially made me a Negima-iphile

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