"Honey and Clover" Manga Author Supervises Good Smile Company’s Hagumi Hanamoto Doll
Good Smile Company has launched its new doll brand “Harmonia bloom” and today started accepting pre-orders for its first item, a 225mm-tall doll of Hagumi Hanamoto, one of the main characters in Chica Umino’s popular manga series Honey and Clover (2000-2006). Its prototype was produced by Iwanaga Sakurako (Shokubutu Shojo-en), its outfit and pattern were designed by Hiroko Amenomori (Kogumaza). In addition, the manga author herself supervised the production of the item.
The 27,000-yen (about 240 US dollars) articulated doll features the original wig, hand-drawn makeup, and the glass eyes. Its basic body has movable joints allowing various poses. The Hagu-chan doll is scheduled to be shipped in July 2018.
“Honey and Clover” manga tankobon 1st and 6th volume covers
Source: Good Smile Company press release