THE ITEM DESCRIPTION: Nostalgic Future Medicom Toy is the character Soldier Ape from the movie Planet Of The Apes. The toy was produced in 2000, made in Japan. The toy is approximately 9 tall. The Soldier Ape has a bandolier across his chest that has a hook at the bottom with a club hanging from the hook.The club & bandolier are molded vinyl. Complete in original box, working & in unplayed with condition. The body, arms & legs are tin while the head & hands are molded vinyl. The box includes the cardboard inserts & a wind-up key. The previous owner lost or discarded the flyer & card. The flyer from Nostalgic Future would have identified the number assigned to the Soldier Ape. He could be 07 or 08 or 10.
Medicom is a toy company based in Japan that produces action figures & tin toys based on movie characters & super heroes. In the mid-1990s they launched a toy brand called Nostalgic Future. They began with a line of wind-up tin toys made very similar to the better known Billiken toys, also from Japan.
As new tin toys were added to their catalog, they numbered them starting with ENDOSKELETON from the movie TERMINATOR 2 which is designated 01 on the cover of the original box. BATTLE DAMAGED T-800, also from the movie TERMINATOR 2, is designated 02.
These were followed by EDWARD SCISSORHANDS designated 03; GIANT ROBO in a shiny light blue designated 04; a color variation of GIANT ROBO designated 05; BRUCE LEE designated 06 & followed by GENERAL URSUS, CORNELIA, THADE & SOLDIER APE from the movie PLANET OF THE APES. The apes were given the numbers 07, 08, 09 &10. NEXT, THE IMPORTANT STUFF:IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ. YOU NEED ONLY READ THIS ONCE. PLEASE READ COMPLETE DESCRIPTION & VIEW ALL MY PHOTOGRAPHS AS THE PICTURES ARE CONSIDERED PART OF THE DESCRIPTION.
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