The Good Smile Company is producing a Nendoroid figurine based on Freedom Wars, which they recently detailed on their Kahotan blog. Beatrice “Lily” Anastasi is up for pre-order now, and you can find more details of her over at the GSC blog.
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.