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Hasbro Named Global Toy License For Saban’s Power Rangers

With New York Comic Con 2018 soon underway some interesting news has been revealed for Saban’s Power Rangers brand.  For the last 25+ years the brand was released by Bandai of America, however today it has been revealed that will soon change. Hasbro has announced that they have acquired the license and will be the new Global license for the Power Rangers brand. Bandai of America will continue to support the brand full force until April 1, 2019, where Hasbro will take over. Check out the press release below for more details. PAWTUCKET, R.I. & LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 16, 2018– Today, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a globalRead 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


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Catwoman (The Dark Knight Rises)

Premium Bandai has recently updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Catwoman,  which is based on the character’s appearance in The Dark Knight Rises.  The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX3, RightX3) Alternate head parts X2 Pistol Pre-orders for the figure are currently open and the item is set to release this July priced at 6,480 Yen. Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Master Roshi

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Master Roshi. For those who haven’t been following the franchise, Master Roshi was the mentor to Goku and Krillin in their early years during the events of the Dragon Ball anime series/ manga series.  After the events of Dragon Ball the character has become a supporting character that helps the Z Fighters in their fight against various villains. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX6, RightX4) Alternate mouth parts Cane 3 Star Dragon Ball  Glasses Tamashii Stage Pre-orders for the figure will open later tonight in Japan at 4Read More


S.H.Figuarts Kingdom Hearts Sora & King Mickey U.S. Release Details Revealed

Amazon has recently opened official pre-order pages for S.H.Figuarts Kingdom Hearts Sora & S.H.Figuarts King Mickey.  Both figures are confirmed to be exclusive to Amazon in the U.S. according to Bluefin Brands. Bandai Tamashii Nations S.H.Figuarts Sora Kingdom Hearts II Action Figure  Release Date:  January 25, 2018 Price: $58.57  S.H.Figuarts brings you figures from Kingdom hearts, the smash-hit game series that’s sold more than 20 million copies worldwide! the first release is Sora from Kingdom hearts 2. In addition to the beautiful sculpting that attracted notice at its first public display, it’s highly posable! includes two pairs ofRead More


Godzilla: Decisive Battle Mobile Breeder City Details Revealed

The official website for the Godzilla anime film has updated with new details for the sequel.  For those who haven’t been following the project the film’s sequel will be titled, “Godzilla: Decisive Battle Mobile Breeder City,” and will feature Mechagodzilla.  Today it has been revealed that a new Godzilla will be shown in the film.  The new version of Godzilla will be known as Godzilla Earth who will be fighting against Mechagodzilla in the film. In addition, the official Toho Animation Youtube channel released a new trailer for Godzilla: Monster Planet. The official website provided a synopsis forRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Machine Builder & Parts Set

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Machine Builder & Parts Set.  For those who haven’t been following the show the Machine Builder is the main bike used by Kamen Rider Build.   The bike set will include: Machine Builder Exchangeable wrists (LeftX2, RightX3)  Drill Crusher Drill Crusher Gun Mode Replacement Part  Build Phone Stand Pre-orders for the set will open on December 15 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in June 2018 priced at 5,400 Yen.  Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Cross-Z

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Cross-Z.  For those who haven’t been following Kamen Rider Build, Kamen Rider Cross-Z is Banjo Ryuga aka the secondary rider for the series. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX2, RightX3) Beat Closer  Beat Closer parts Cross-Z Dragon Dragon Full Bottle Lock Full Bottle Pre-orders for the figure will open on December 15 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in June 2018 priced at 5,400 Yen.  Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


Official Images: Complete Selection Modification Kamen Rider OOO Driver Complete Set

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Complete Selection Modification Kamen Rider OOO Driver Complete Set.  The set will include brand new medals that were not previously released such as the Super Tatoba medals and will also include the buckle/ medals that were used by Kamen Rider Poseidon from Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Fourze & OOO: Movie War Mega Max. The Complete Selection Modification Kamen Rider OOO Driver Complete Set will also feature a brand new version of the OOOs scanner that will be able to read the newly added medals.  The new medals willRead More


Official Images: Ultraman Orb Ultra Fusion Card Special Sets

Bandai Japan has updated with official images of the Ultraman Orb Ultra Fusion Card Special Sets. The special sets include various Ultra Fusion cards that can be used with the Ultraman Orb Ring. Each set will be released on December 27 and will be priced at 1,296 Yen, alongside the Ultraman Orb – DX Orb Ring Special Set.   The sets include: Ultra Fusion Special Card Set 1 Ultraman Ginga Ultraman Victory Ultraman X Ultraman Hikari Kaiser Belial Darklops Zero   Ultra Fusion Special Card Set 2 Ultraseven Ultraman Leo Ultraman Cosmos Ultimate Zero Zetton Pandon   Ultraman Orb is theRead More


Official Images: Ultraman Orb – DX Orb Ring Special Set

Bandai Japan has updated their official website with images of the Ultraman Orb – DX Orb Ring Special Set.  For those who are unaware the device was used by Gai to transform into Ultraman Orb. The original release of the ring included the Ultraman, Ultraman Tiga, Ultraman Taro, and Ultraman Mebius Ultra Fusion Cards. However, this new special set has the cards included with the standard release, and for the other main series fusions. That means it includes the Ultraman Jack, Ultraman Zero, Ultraman Zoffy, and Ultraman Belial Ultra Fusion Cards. The Ultraman Orb – DX Orb Ring Special Set will be released on December 27,Read More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Blood Stalk

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Blood Stalk.  For those who are unaware Blood Stalk or “Blood Stark” depending on the translation is one of the main antagonists in Kamen Rider Build.  Bandai Tamashii also stated that the figure will also include a special set of steam effect parts for the first round of pre-orders for the figure. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX3, Right X3) Steam Rifle Cobra Full Bottle Steam effect parts (First Round Bonus)   Pre-orders for the figure are currently open and the item will beRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Lazer Turbo Bike Gamer Level 0

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Lazer Turbo Bike Gamer Level 0.  For those who are unaware after Kiriya Kujo was revived as a Bugster he used the power the Bakusou Bike Gashat to become Kamen Rider Lazer Turbo Bike Gamer Level 0. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX3, RightX3) Gashacon Sparrow Pre-orders are currently open and the item will be released in May 2018 priced at 5,940 Yen.  Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Darth Vader (A New Hope)

Bandai Tamashii has updated with official images for S.H.Figuarts Darth Vader (A New Hope).  As the name suggests the figure is based on his appearance from Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, although technically it can also be classified under Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as well. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX3, Right X4) Lightsaber Lightsaber hilt The figure will be a retail release in April 2018 priced at 6,480 Yen.  Expect pre-orders to open soon at your preferred Japanese online retailer.  


Official Images: Proplica Kingdom Hearts Kingdom Key Keyblade

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with official images for the Proplica Kingdom Hearts Kingdom Key Keyblade.  For those who are unaware the Kingdom Key is the standard Keyblade used by Sora and several of the Keyblade wielders throughout the Kingdom Hearts franchise. The Proplica Kingdom Hearts Kingdom Key Keyblade will feature LEDs and  sounds including the standard attacks and magic attacks. It will also feature the ability to project a Keyblade hole and make the various sounds associated with opening the doors. The Proplica Kingdom Hearts Kingdom Key Keyblade  us a 1:1 replica of the Keyblade featured throughout the Kingdom Hearts games. The Proplica KingdomRead More