nanoblock® is a building block hobby with its smallest block measuring at a mere 4mm x 4mm x 5mm.
Manufactured to the highest standard for a perfect fit, nanoblock® is born and designed in Japan.
On sale for consumers since October 2008, nanoblock® has been a huge success everywhere, including the overseas market.
nanoblock® sets comes in all kinds of sizes and varieties, from small animals to huge ships or castles.
nanoblock® parts are extremely small. Previously, with regular sized blocks, it was not possible to reproduce small details or dot images. Now it is possible with nanoblock®.
nanoblock® comes in various series such as “Mini Collection,” “Sights to See,” “Advanced Hobby,” and many more.
It is also possible to create your own unique creation with nanoblock®. From beginners to advanced users, anyone can find satisfaction from building your own custom designs.
“Fun to build, Fun to display and Fun to collect.” nanoblock® is a building block hobby which has adults playing without noticing the time passing by!
|2008 / OCT||The world’s original smallest block “nanoblock®” launches. “Basic” and “Advanced Hobby” series sets goes on sale.|
|2009 / APR||“Mini Collection” series goes on sale. Export of nanoblock® to Hong Kong starts.|
|JUL||“Sights to See” collection series goes on sale.|
|2010 / JUN||The nanoblock “Neuschwanstein Deluxe Edition” receives the Grand Prize (High Target Toy Category) from Japan Toy Award 2010.|
|2011 / JUN||The nanoblock “Tokyo Skytree® & LED Plate” set receives the Grand Prize (High Target Toy Category) from Japan Toy Award 2011.|
|OCT||The “nanoblock Skytree® Deluxe Edition” receives the “Product Licensee Award” from “Licensing of the Year 2011.”|
|2012 / FEB||nanoblock® was nominated for TOTY (America’s Toy of the Year) under the “specialty toy of the year” category.|
|MAY||nanoblock’s first official shop, “nanoblock store® Tobu Skytree Tokyo Soramachi store” opens.|
|JUL||nanoblock® receives “Brand Licensing” prize from “Licensing of the Year 2012.”|
|AUG||nanoblock’s export market reaches 31 countries (Asia, North America, Europe).|
|2013 / JUN||nanoblock “Space Center Deluxe Edition” receives Grand Prize (High Target Toy Category) from Japan Toy Award 2013.|
|2014 / FEB||nanoblock® “Space Shuttle Deluxe” was nominated for TOTY (America’s Toy of the Year) under the “specialty toy of the year” category.|
|MAR||nanoGauge® series goes on sale.|
|JUN||nanoGauge® wins First Prize in the “Innovative Toy” category during Japan Toy Award.|