The next release in the CSM line of roleplay toys is the Kabuto Zecter Ver. 1.5, releasing in May, 2023.
Henshin! Cast Off! Change: Beetle!
On December 6, 2022, Premium Bandai Announced the next items in their Complete Selection Modification line of roleplay toys. Hailing from Kamen Rider Kabuto, the CSM Kabuto Zecter Ver. 1.5 is speeding towards a release date of May, 2023, alongside the Display Pedestal Kabuto Zecter Edition. The driver costs ¥22,000, tax included, and preorders close on February 10, 2023. The pedestal costs ¥3,300, tax included, and preorders close on the same day.
The CSM Kabuto Zecter Ver. 1.5 is different from its original release in two ways, sound and coloration. The voice lines in the Ver. 1.5 are updated and the painting features a renewed paint job.
With the Ver. 1.5, users can henshin, cast off, put on, Clock Up and perform finishing moves. Roleplayers can access the Clock Up feature through a switch located on the right hip of the belt. To activate the finishing move, press the numbered buttons on the top of the belt and flip the beetle horns over, just like Kamen Rider Kabuto.
The Display Pedestal Kabuto Zecter Edition is meant to be paired with the CSM Kabuto Zecter Ver. 1.5. and features the Zect logo emblazoned on the top of the pedestal. It also comes with adjustment parts to support the driver while being displayed.
The CSM Kabuto Zecter Ver. 1.5. and Display Pedestal Kabuto Zecter Edition are only sold within of Japan. Overseas fans can use an ordering service such as One Map by FROM JAPAN in order to purchase Japan-exclusive tokusatsu merchandise. Click here for our guide to using From Japan.
Source: Bandai Rider Toy