By and large, most exhibitors had a limited number of things on hand or on display, with exceptions like CCP and Fewture Models. But there was such a variety and so many booths that the total number of releases was substantial.
It was a balmy, drizzly spring morning, and the event's location in central Tokyo was almost pastoral (a word rarely used to describe the city).
|To get to the event site, you go up a little hill and through this massive gate, which was once an entrance to an Edo period castle.|
|Despite the light rain, many of the toy faithful were in line before 7:00 AM.|
Here are the toy makers in attendance, arranged in alphabetical order.