Medicom Toy immortalized Japanese basketball legend Yuta Tabuse on a 400% and 100% set from BE @ RBRICKs. The first Japanese player to step onto the pitch in an NBA game, Tabsue has played professionally since 2002 and, at 40, is still the playmaker for Utsunomiya Brex, an organization based in Tochigi Prefecture where he played by the past. 12 years.
Tabuse’s 400% and 100% BE @ RBRICKs see him wearing his # 0 black and gold Brex house uniform, with black “shoes” without a logo on his feet. Her long, dark curly hair reaches the clear ears of her BE @ RBIRCK and also descends to the sides of her face, framing her eyes and nose, while her signature goatee completes the look of her figure.
Hardcore basketball fans may remember the madness that ensued when Tabuse played four games on the field as a 2004-05 Phoenix Suns member, supporting Basketball Hall of Famer Steve Nash. Although he averaged just 1.8 points, 1 rebound and 0.8 assists in 4.3 minutes over those four games, Tabuse caused a sensation six years before Jeremy’s “Linsanity” run. Lin with the New York Knicks. It set a record for daily views on an NBA.com player page – doubling the ratings of Kobe Bryant and LeBron James from the previous year – and at one point even had the third best-selling jersey in the league. league. In his 12 years with Brex, Tabuse won two Japanese League Championships and a Finals MVP.
Tabuse is also the first Japanese basketball player to receive his own BE @ RBRICK, joining such luminaries as Allen Iverson, Shaquille O’Neal, Scottie Pippen and Larry Bird.
The Medicom Toy Yuta Tabuse BE @ RBRICK 400% and 100% set is available now on atmosphere, and retails for 14,300 including tax (around $ 130)
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