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The Kyoryugers Reunite for Brave Frontier 2 Crossover

Today, the iOS game, Brave Frontier revealed that its sequel is having a crossover with Toei’s Super Sentai series, Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger! The reveal came during Brave Frontier 2’s press conference, which is available on the official Brave Frontier YouTube Channel. The announcement for this crossover featured the release of the Brave Frontier II promotion movie/ commercial staring the cast of Kyoryuger (seen below). In addition, the press conference also featured an appearance by the cast, and a brief live-stage performance. This live-stage performance featured the Kyoryugers facing off withRead More


Kamen Rider Build Q3 Toy Catalog Scans *Spoilers*

The third quarter toy scans for Kamen Rider Build have surfaced online! From these scans, Build’s final form has been revealed, as well as another new Kamen Rider, and forms for other characters. These toys produced by Bandai will begin to appear from April to June, which means the release will coexist with their on-screen debut.   *Keep in mind this article contains spoilers, so read at one’s own discretion.*   In April, Kamen Rider Cross-Z will receive the Magma Knuckle; an all-new attachment and weapon that connects to theRead More


Uchu Sentai Kyuranger vs. Space Squad V-Cinema Announced

Today during the conclusion of Uchu Sentai Kyuranger, Toei announced the next installment in the Space Squad series! Titled “Uchu Sentai Kyuranger vs. Space Squad” the film will feature all 12 Kyurangers teaming up Space Sheriff Gavan/ Geki Jumonji and Space Sheriff Shaider/ Shu Karasuma. This announcement came via video on the Toei Video YouTube Channel hosted by the cast of Kyuranger. The video is raw-unaltered footage, and does not contain English subtitles. However, if one chooses to watch the video is it available below:   Now, as most fan mayRead More


From Gundam Build Fighters to Gundam Build Divers!

Yesterday, Sunrise announced an all-new installment to the Gundam Build Fighters saga called, Gundam Build Divers. The announcement came via a press conference through both the Gundam.Info and the Bandai Channel on YouTube. Now, for those seeking to view the press conference, it does not include subtitles for international viewers. However, the press conference featured information accessible on the official site, such as the cast, staff, and series’ story!   The Story: The latest network game Gundam Model Battle / Nexus online (GBN) enables players to enjoy various missions using Gundam simulators in virtualRead More


Ultraman Manga Receives Anime Adaptation for 2019

Over the past few days, Tsuburaya Productions had a countdown clock running pertaining to Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga. This countdown led to an easily and highly anticipated reveal, that the manga series will be receiving an anime adaptation. Now, the only unfortunate thing about the Ultraman anime is that it is not scheduled for a 2018 release; fans are going to have wait for almost another year, as the series is slated for 2019. Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series began in 2011. The series was originallyRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster

After being teased for months by Tamashii Nations, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster will soon be available to order. However, this item is a Premium Bandai exclusive thus sold on the P-Bandai website. In addition, its order page recently launched, further clarifying its release details. Now, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster will include the base figure which features a unique physique/ mold, and three pairs of optional hands. Furthermore, its accessories consist of the optional Color Timer, and the Zedcium Ray Effect. Below one can view the entire gallery featured onRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Para-DX Perfect Knockout Gamer Level 99

Following the release of the recent Figure-Oh magazine, Premium Bandai began to list up order pages for their upcoming exclusives. Among these exclusives is S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Para-DX Perfect Knockout Gamer Level 99, based on the character from Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. Kamen Rider Para-DX is the Bugster, Parad’s true and final form as a Kamen Rider, which can only be obtained from using the Gashat Gear Dual, and a Gamer Driver. However, other would argue that due to his connection with Emu, Parad’s final form could also be Kamen RiderRead More


Official Images: S.H.MonsterArts Mechagodzilla 1974

Following the release of the recent Figure-Oh magazine, Premium Bandai began to list up order pages for their upcoming exclusives. Among these exclusives is S.H.MonsterArts Mechagodzilla (1974) from the original Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla. The original Mechagodzilla was a weaponized robot based on Godzilla and created by the Simians; a race of ape-like aliens bent on conquering the Earth before their home-world was destroyed by a black hole. When Mechagodzilla first appears it poses as the King of the Monsters, and defeats Anguirus before being confronted by Godzilla. In the first confrontation,Read More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Jugglus Juggler

Following the release of the recent Figure-Oh magazine, Premium Bandai has began to list up order pages for their upcoming exclusives. Among these exclusives is the S.H.Figuarts Jugglus Juggler (Juggrus Juggler), based on the antagonist from Ultraman Orb. However, Juggler was not always a villain as he was Ultraman Orb/ Gai Kurenai’s one true friend, as seen throughout the series and in Ultraman Orb the Origin Saga. Juggler is considered a fan favorite by many fans due Takaya Aoyagi’s portrayal of the character. Now, as a S.H.Figuarts, Jugglus Juggler willRead More


Ultraman Orb Episode 5 – A Heart that Won’t Flee Review

In the previous review I mentioned how the series seems to really be picking up, and that the following episodes could be leading to an amazing hype train. Now, how does that statement hold up with Ultraman Orb Episode 5? Well, one will just need to scroll down to read ‘My Thoughts’ on if the momentum continued… Summary: Gai stumbles across a doll in the park, and recounts the battle with Zetton while off in another part of the city Naomi is getting off and receives a call about an alien.Read More


Ultraman Orb Episode 4 – Beware of Fire in the Midsummer Sky Review

In the previous episode Ultraman Orb gained the Ultraman Jack Card, bringing him one step closer to unlocking a new form. In this episode, Orb attempts to complete the pairing, when he also has to battle a mighty heat wave that is plaguing Japan. What could be the cause of this heat wave? Probably another Demon Beast King, because that’s the answer to most problems typically in Ultraman or other Tokusatsu programs, the monster of the week! Summary: Japan is in the middle of a huge heat wave, Shin and JettaRead More


City Shrouded in Shadow Full Trailer

Yesterday, Bandai Namco finally released the first full trailer for the upcoming video game, City Shrouded in Shadow. This video game is the first survival game of its kind, as players must attempt to survive monsters and mechas from various tokusatsu, and anime series. When the game was initially announced the confirmed franchises included Godzilla, Ultraman, and Neon Genesis Evangelion. Later on it was then confirmed to be adding characters from the Gamera series, while teasing the final property. Several fans earlier on believed the teaser to be for theRead More


DX Houou Blade & Houou Shield Official Images

Bandai’s website has listed up the product page for the Transformation DX Houou Blade & Houou Shield! The Houou Blade & Houou Shield are the signature weapons, and transformation device for the twelfth Kyuranger, Houou Soldier. The deluxe toy as expected is much smaller than what will be seen in the series, as its meant for kids. The DX Houou Blade and Shield will feature both, lights and sounds. Those features can be activated by the pressing the trigger on the hilt of the sword. The set will also come with the DX Houou Kyutama, which can be usedRead More


Limited Edition HG 1/144 Gundam 00 10th Anniversary Campaign Announced

This year marks the tenth anniversary for Mobile Suit Gundam 00. Celebration for the series has already begun in Japan, and Sunrise along with Bandai continue to find ways to make the event more special. Today, Bandai Hobby announced an upcoming campaign where fans can enter to win a limited edition High Grade Gundam 00. Now, the HG 1/144 Gundam 00 10th Anniversary Edition, will have a limit of 10,000 kits being made. To enter all one will need to do is purchase any kits based on the Mobile Suits featured in Gundam 00 from August to September. Furthermore, applications will be supplied withRead More


Ultraman Geed June Scans *SPOILERS*

Yesterday, the new scans for the June issue of Televikun Magazine were released online. The scans feature events for the upcoming episodes of Kyuranger, Ex-Aid, and Ultraman Geed! In addition, the scans also feature teasers to the upcoming summer movies. In this post we will be presenting the Ultraman Geed portion. The majority of these scans explain Ultraman Geed’s abilities, and reveals info on the characters!   Please keep in mind that scans do count as spoilers, so one should continuing reading this article at his/her own discretion…   Arise Ultraman Geed!Read More