HLJ Select and Kaiyodo Create 1.6 Meter Long ‘Discovery One’ Prop Replica

HobbyLink Japan, in partnership with GomoraKick (Kaiyodo International), presents a limited-edition 1.6-meter scale replica of ‘Discovery One’ prop featured in film “2001: A Space Odyssey” Sano, Tochigi, JAPAN​: Today, HobbyLink Japan Ltd., an internet retail business specializing in sales of hobby products and collectibles to customers worldwide, announced the exclusive US distribution rights for a limited-edition 1/10 scale 3D-CAD replica of the original ‘Discovery One’ spaceship prop made famous in Stanley Kubrick’s acclaimed 1968 sci-fi classic ‘2001: A Space Odyssey.’

First Image
The company, a leader in its niche for nearly 25 years, now expands its portfolio with HLJ Select, a new brand for premium merchandise, to better serve the acquired preferences of memorabilia collectors globally. In collaboration with GomoraKick (Kaiyodo International), HobbyLink Japan Ltd. proudly offers the ‘Discovery One’ spacecraft prop replica exclusively to the United States market:

● Most precise, largest scale (1/10) replica of the original movie prop, measuring 160cm (approx. 5 feet 3 inches) in length

● Each single piece is created through Hollywood-class 3D-CAD printing paired with meticulous handcrafting by world-renowned Japanese modelers

● Individually-sculpted, unique spine module containers and side panels

● Superior detail in the piping, heat dissipation fins, and fuel tanks of nuclear engines

● Perfectly recreated antenna array based on original movie images

● Cockpit illumination via 4 remote-controlled LED lights

● Luxury acrylic display stand and photo-etched acrylic name plate included

For more detailed information on the ‘Discovery One’ spaceship replica, please visit https://discovery-one.hlj.com/

HLJ Select and GamoraKick Discovery One Image Gallery:


About HobbyLink Japan Ltd.:

HobbyLink Japan Ltd. is an internet retail business based in Sano, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. Founded in 1995, the company started out offering Japanese model kits to international customers out of a small apartment in Tokyo, Japan. Today, HobbyLink Japan Ltd. operates a custom-built office and state-of-the-art warehouse in scenic Sano, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan, and offers over 120,000 hobby products including anime & action figures, model kits, Gundam products, hobby publications, and other collectibles at domestic prices, shipping to over 220 countries worldwide.

In addition to retail sales (B2C), the company provides wholesale (B2B), third-party logistics and e-commerce services (3PL/3PEC). With a culturally diverse team of over 75 Japanese and international employees, HobbyLink Japan Ltd. was awarded the ‘Gold Trusted Service Award’ for ‘Outstanding Customer Service’ in 2018 by Feefo. Learn more at ​https://hlj.com/corporate-profile​.


Follow Toy Wizards on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube!

Leave a Reply