First4Figures has something for the fans of Ōkami and in particular Amaterasu, a life-sized Amaterasu bust with, what we imagine is a life sized replication of Issun’s glowing orb. For just $724.99 you can get your own 26.5 inch tall (67cm), 16 inch wide (41cm) and 23 inch deep (59cm) bust that weights in at 42.3 pounds (19.2 kilograms).
It also comes with animated LED’s embedded throughout the flames surrounding the Solar Reflector and Amaterasu’s body giving off an illusion of a fire effect. The Orb encasing Issun on top of Amaterasu’s head also glows to bring the entire piece to life.
Amaterasu is the Sun Goddess to all of Nippon. The villagers of Kamiki Village knew her as Shiranui in her past life. Amaterasu is known for being unafraid to show her opinion but always aiding those who are in need. She also has a traveling companion who accompanies her along the way, Issun. Issun is a traveling artist who, at first, only tagged along to learn the 13 Celestial Brush techniques but then developed a deep friendship with Amaterasu.
Amaterasu’s form is that of a white wolf adorned with crimson markings across her body. Since she is one of the legendary gods of the elements, Amaterasu possesses two sacred artifacts, the Celestial Brush and a Divine Instrument. She utilizes the Celestial Brush through her tail whish is shaped like a calligraphy brush . The Celestial Brush is used to manipulate the Earth’s natural elements. Amaterasu also has a Divine Instrument (being the Solar Reflector) floating above her back. The Solar Reflector) floating above her back. The Solar Reflector is used to fight against and vanquish evil. After a long absence, Amaterasu descended from the celestial plane as a reincarnation of Shiranui. She must now protect Nippon from the demon Orochi and his army of dark Spirits who threaten the world once more.
If you have a spare $724.99 in your pocket and want an Ōkami Amaterasu bust then head over to the First4Figures website.