First Quarter 2007 Import Archive [Beginning of January to the end of March]
03.26.07 NDS Digimon Story: Moonlight, Digimon Story: Sunburst, D.Gray-Man: Kami no Shitotachi, Puzzle Series Vol. 13 Kanji Puzzle
  PS2 Hokuto no Ken, Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix+, Taito Memories II Gekan, Zoids Infinity Fuzors [The Best], Zoids Struggle [The Best], Zoids Tactics [The Best] 
Summary NCS opens preorders Raiden IV Type X Kits, Star Wars Jumbo Darth Vader figure, Super Mario Bros 150cm and 50 cm statues, Persona 3 Mitsuru Kirijo figure, Hello Kitty Ice Shaver, Super Mario Bros Sound Nuigurumi 2, Disney Chibizu Light, Mickey & Friends Chibizu Fan, Mickey & Minnie Projector Clock, Monsieur Bome Vol. 21, and Sarugechu Hand Puppets.
03.19.07 NDS Crayon Shin-Chan, Front Mission 1st, Konami Arcade Collection, Negima! Chou Mahora Taisen, Yugioh Duel Monsters World '07
  PC Mana Kazama 3D Mousepad
  PS2 Musou Orochi, Musou Orochi Treasure Box, Rogue Galaxy Director's Cut,
  PS3 Mist of Chaos
  PSP Puyo Puyo 15th Anniversary
  X360 Armored Core 4
  Wii Puzzle Series Vol. 1: Sudoku 
  TOY Animal Crossing Plushes, Bleach Plushes Series 4, Dots Start Set, Funchi Frog Legs, Gun X Sword: Full Action Max Dann Figure, Monsieur Bome Collection Vol. 16 Repaint, Perfect Piece Tachikoma, Real Action Heroes Ghost Rider
Summary NCS opens preorders for Maria Ozawa Collection Cards, Cheburashka plushes, Dynamite Deka EX Naomi kit, Pocari Sweat Cooler, and Sega's Horror Summer Toilet Roll.
03.12.07 NDS Kotoba no Puzzle Mojipittan, Tokimeki Memorial Girl's Side 1st Love 
  PS2 Appleseed EX Sega Direct Version, Garouden Break Blow: Fist or Twist
  PS3 Virtua Stick High Grade (fixed version)
  Wii Sonic to Himitsu no Ring
  TOY Funchi Spring Set, Super Mario Bros Sound Nuigurumi, Tachikoma Plush
Summary NCS opens preorders for various Star Wars products to be released in Japan and something called Juicy Tomato.
03.05.07 DC Karous
  NDS Seiken Densetsu: Heroes of Mana, Yoshi's Island DS
  PS2 GuitarFreaks & DrumMania Masterpiece Gold, Kenka Banchou 2, Monster World Complete Collection
  PS3 Power Smash 3
  PSP Princess Crown [Best]
  Wii Eyeshield 21
  TOY Hello Kitty X Space Invaders Fastener, Hello Kitty X Space Invaders Strap,  Hello Kitty X Space Invaders Hand Towel,  Hello Kitty X Space Invaders Face Towel, Final Fantasy III Trading Arts Mini, Mana Kazama Reversible Huggable Pillow
Summary Still cold... but there's a respite from the chill expected this weekend. NCS opens preorders for Star Wars: Luke Skywalker vs Darth Vader kit, Tachikoma Yellow Soft Vinyl Figure, and Xenosaga Legend Episode 2.
02.26.07 MAG Famitsu Wave DVD April 2007
  NDS Bakegyamon: Ayakashi Fighting, Super Robot Wars W, Unou no Tatsuhin! Soukai! Machigai Museum 2 
  PS2 The Jokouppichi Torimonochou Oanechan GoGOGO
  PS3 Gundam Musou, Gundam Musou Bundle
  PSP Champagne Gold PSP
  Wii Densha de Go! Sanyou Shinkansen, Densha de Go! Sanyou Shinkansen Pack
  TOY Mickey Mouse in Runaway Brain Black & White version, Motoko Kusanagi 1/7 Scale
Summary The cold weather endures in New York but there's frazzled heat in global markets which take a tumble on Tuesday, right on schedule per Martin A. Armstrong's Pi Economic Cycle work. Markets continue lower for the rest of the week but nothing moves in one direction forever... except maybe NEW and NFI.
02.19.07 NDS New Super Mario Bros Card Storage Case, New Super Mario Bros Storage Pouch
  DC Trigger Heart Exelica Regular and Limited Edition
  PS2 Fatal Fury Battle Archives 2, Lupin III: Lupin ni wa Shi o, Zenigata ni wa Koi o
  PSP Boku wa Koukuu Kanseikan: Airport Hero Shinsensai, Kanon, Lumines II, Monster Hunter Portable 2, Tales of Destiny 2
  Wii Fire Emblem: Akatsuki no Megami, Naruto Shippuuden: Gekitou Ninja Taisen EX
  TOY Animal Crossing Bottle Strap, Capcom Girls Statue 3: Cammy
Summary New York works out of a snowstorm and temperatures start to moderate. The release of Trigger Heart Exelica on the Dreamcast gives us a chance to sell off our Naomi kit to traders in Japan. NCS opens up preorders for Combat Rations Gashapon preorder, Dragon Ball Z Toothbrush + Case preorder, Oneechanbara 1/6 scale PVC figure preorder, and Transformers Music Label Earphones.
02.12.07 BATH Domokun & Friends Sponges 
  COSPLA He is my Master Maid's Uniform, Kinnikuman Mask
  HOME Super Mario Bros Dot Design Mat
  NDS Bleach DS 2nd Kokui Hirameku Requiem, Pokemon Diamond & Pearl Pouch 
  PC Super Mario Bros Dot Design Mouse 2
  PS2 Appleseed EX, Appleseed EX Limited Edition, Oretachi Game Center Thunder Force, Oretachi Game Center Trio the Punch, RoydsPad.Net, Soul Cradle
  PSP New Rainbow Islands: Hurdy Gurdy Daibouken!
  TOYS Animal Crossing Plush - Theater Version, DQ Monsters Dot Magnets, Dragon Quest Character Figure Collection, Feeling Figure Collection - One Piece Styling 3, Transformers Kiss Players Autolooper X Atari, Domokun Cube Plush, Mickey Mouse in Runaway Brain, Sengoku Ace Koyori PVC Figure, Street Fighter Sound Drops, Catch the Dots: Twinbee, Chocobo Magic Book Plush, Doraemon Zodiac Plush, Fate Stay Night Trading Figures Reissue, Mina Majikina 1/5 Scale PVC Figure, Oneechanbara Figure Collection, Pokemon Pearl & Diamond Plush 
Summary Big shipments of toys that were originally shipped in late December and early January finally start steaming in this week. Bleach DS 2nd for the Nintendo DS leads preorders for the week and general orders overall.
02.05.07 DC Last Hope
  NDS Jet Impulse, Luminous Arc
  PS2 OutRun 2 SP, Universal Component Video-VGA Box
  PS3 Hori Real Arcade Pro 3, Virtua Fighter 5
  Wii Cooking Mama
Summary Temperatures are freezing in New York City but since both Long Island Chuck and Punxsutawney Phil didn't see their shadows, we might be in for an early spring. Virtua Fighter 5 arrives early in the week and NCS opens up preorders for Donut Swing and Zelda Gashapon toys. Preorders are also opened up for Dots Start Set, new Evangelion PVC figures, K Dash Idol Collection, Monsieur Bome Vol. 20, and a Wolverine Cold Cast.
01.29.07 MAG Famitsu Wave DVD March 2007
  NDS Animal Crossing Silicon Cover DS Lite, Bokujou Monogatari Kimi to Sodatsu Shima, Hiite Utaeru DS Guitar M-06, Silicon Cover DS Lite Light-Green and Light-Blue color variants
  PS2 Saint Seiya Meioh Hades + Bonus
  PS3 Hori Fighting Stick 3
  PSP Ys Napishtim SE
  TOY Animal Crossing Figure Collection - Theater Version
Summary Takara and Nike announce a collaboration - Transformers-Sneakers. Yes, it's weird but we're expecting record sales based on early preorder volume. NCS also starts preorders for Pixar Formation Arts, Tachikoma Silver Pendant, two New Super Mario Bros board games, Monsieur Bome 16 Repaint preorders, and a Star Wars Deformed Figure Collection. Towards the end of the week, nimble Japanese suppliers ship PS3 Virtua Fighter 5 faster than expected and we're looking forward to a Monday arrival for the game.
01.22.07 NDS Picross DS, Sangokushi Taisen DS
  PS1 Tobal 2 Legendary Hits
  PS2 .hack//G.U. Vol. 1 Saitan Best, Meitantei Evangelion Regular, Taito Memories II Vol. 1, Dance Dance Revolution SuperNOVA, King's Field Dark Side Box, Tennis no Oji-Sama: DokiDoki Survival - Umibe no Secret
Best Edition Re-releases: Final Fantasy X International, Final Fantasy X-2 International, Hyper Street Fighter, Naruto Narutimett Hero 3, Neo Geo Battle Coliseum, Samurai Spirits Tenkaichi
  PS3 Enchant Arm
  PSP Lost Regnum, Parodius Portable, Salamander Portable, Twinbee Portable
Best Edition Re-releases: Gradius Portable, Naruto Narutimett Portable
  Wii Mahjong Taikai Wii
  TOY Pinky Street WAV, Melty Blood Pretty Collection
  X360 The IdolM@ster Limited Edition
Summary Temperatures drop even more precipitously in New York and the balmy temperatures earlier this month are a long gone memory. NCS gets bombarded with a respectable amount of new imports this week and we cap it off with the arrival of the magnificent Idolmaster Limited Edition. Earlier in the week, NCS opens up preorders for Animal Crossing Pair Cups, Square Enix Master Arms, Chocobo Cushions, and two Transformers Music Label products.
01.15.07 NDS  Kaitou Wario the 7, Tenohira Zettai Onkan Training 
  PS2 .hack//G.U. Vol. 3, Dragon Shadow Spell, Meitantei Evangelion Premium Box, Shining Force EXA 
  PSP Talkman Shiki Shabe Lingual Eikaiwa, Initial D Street Stage [Best]  
  X360 Chrome, Diamond, and Black Knight replacement shells for the Xbox 360
Summary NCS starts preorders for DC Karous which ships in March along with NDS Super Robot Wars W, PS2 Hokuto no Ken, and PS2 Naruto Shippuuden Narutimett Accel. Preorders are also started for Real Action Heroes Spiderman 3, Beat Angel Escalayer 1/8 Scale figure, Jingai Makyo Kazeko 1/8 scale figure, The Rocking Machine, Juicy Honey Celebrities, and Space Battleship Yamato art
01.08.07 PS2 Battle of Yu Yu Hakusho, Multi-Console Component Video Cable
Summary NCS starts preorders for a number of products including the Clifford Dog Clothing, Mentai Gashapon, Ochichi Meba toy, Mickey & Minnie Wedding Pair, Mickey Mouse Shredder, Winnie the Pooh Vacuum, Non-Scale Evangelion Figures, Disney Chibizu LoveČ Plush, EX Gokin Diecast Tachikoma, Mana Kazama 3D Mousepad, and Mana Kazama Huggable Pillow. Temperatures start the week in the 60s but drop precipitously to the 40s towards the end of the week.
01.01.07 NDS Silicon Cover DS Lite 
  PS2 Armored Core -Machine Side Box- 
  PSP Metal Gear Solid Portable Ops Konamistyle Bundle
  TOYS Animal Crossing Alarm Clock, Animal Crossing Gamaguchi Pouch, Animal Crossing Hand Puppets, Real Action Heroes Full Metal Alchemist Figures
Summary Happy New Year and all that jazz. The postal service and stock markets enjoy an extended 4-day holiday capped with the remembrance of Gerald R. Ford, 38th President of the U.S. Our suppliers in Japan are off for the entire week but vendors in Hong Kong are working up a storm. NCS opens up preorders for the Real Arcade Pro Joystick 3 and Fighting Stick 3 which both ship in February for the PS3.
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