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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 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


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


Bluefin To Release S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Origin Form

Bluefin has announced that they will be releasing S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Origin Form in North America. The figure will be released in August priced at $54.99.   “I call forth the Galaxy’s light!” Ultraman Orb Origin leaps to life as an S.H.Figuarts figure! Highly posable, it also includes his trademark Orb Caliber sword for replicating all kinds of dramatic scenes. The 150mm figure also includes 4 pairs of optional hands (L/R), Orb Caliber option parts, and optional “color timer.” Available for pre-order now! Releassing August 2017. $54.99  


Ultraman Orb the Movie Trailer 2

Yesterday, Tsuburaya Productions released a second trailer for Ultraman Orb the Movie. The new trailer reveals more information about the movie. First off, it is set after the series finale, with Gai being forced to return to Japan. The next be reveal is that Dan Moroboshi/ Ultraseven (Kohji Moritsugu) will appear to assist Orb, X, Ginga, Victory, and his son, Zero. “Ultraman Orb The Movie: I’m Borrowing the Power of Your Bonds!” will release this March 11th.


Ultraman Orb the Origin Saga Trailer & Cast

The official Ultraman Website recently updated its section on the upcoming Amazon Japan Prime series, Ultraman Orb: The Origin Saga. The page updates feature a series description, cast, staff, and opening/ end credit tracks. Along with this huge update Amazon Japan’s YouTube uploaded the first full length trailer for the series. Ultraman Orb: The Origin Saga will begin on December 26 with weekly upload for new episodes, and will run for 12 episodes. Series Description: Ultraman Orb: The Origin Saga is the series that chronicles the past of both, Gai KurenaiRead More


Ultraman Orb Episode 3 – Monstrous Waters Review

Ultraman is back where it should be, and that is on top! Ultraman Orb has been the show to be watching compared to all the other on-going Tokusatsu programs. Yet, in the past two episode it was all building up to the debut of a new form for Orb, Burnmite! Now, in this review I talk about the good and the bad of its debut… Summary: A monster appears in a nearby lake, nesting in it. The following day S.S.P. has issues with the plumbing, as Jetta cannot deal withRead More


Ultraman Orb Episode 2 – The King Demon Beast of Earth Review

The previous episode was only the beginning for Tsuburaya Productions’ newest installment to the Ultra series, Ultraman Orb. Now, this episode continues on the show as it has immediately picked up a lot of steam. From this episode alone the series has fans considering it to be greater than previous series; Ultraman X, Ultraman Ginga, and Ginga S. So let’s check out this review, and hopefully see how Orb has become a vast improvement over its most recent predecessors! Summary: S.S.P. discovers that even with the arrival of Ultraman Orb,Read More


Ultraman Orb Episode 1 – The Sunset Wanderer Review

Friday, July 8, 2016, Crunchyroll began to simulcast Tsuburaya Productions newest installment and commemoration to the 50th Anniversary in the Ultra franchise, Ultraman Orb. The series stars Kamen Rider Den-O’s Hideo Ishiguro (Kai) as Gai Kurenai/ Ultraman Orb, who is out to defeat the Demon King Beasts and stop his archenemy Jugglus Juggler played by Takaya Aoyagi. However unlike previous Ultras, Ultraman Orb uses the past Ultras’ powers combining them through Ultra Cards to obtain new forms. Summary: The episode opens up with either a flashback, or foreshadowing event whereRead More


Ultra Casual Recap: Ultraman Orb Episode 1

This is an Ultra Casual review of Ultraman Orb episode one. We start off with this glowing guy fighting this monster of some sorts. For some reason,  this little girl is watching the fight. I’m just saying if it were me, I would have been out of there. Anyway little girl gets hurt..dies…it’s not clear enough but it seems like it. Glowing guy changes back to a human and looks around at the destruction he and the monster he killed with his Star Saber of some sorts. I would feelRead More


Crunchyroll Adds Ultraman Orb to Simulcast List

Today, Crunchyroll announced that they will simulcasting the newest addition to the Ultra franchise, Ultraman Orb! Ultraman Orb is the successor to last year’s Ultraman X, and celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Ultra series. The series stars Kamen Rider Den-O’s, Hideo Ishiguro (Kai) as Gai Kurenai/ Ultraman Orb, with theme songs performed by Ichiro Mizuki, Voyager and the cast of the show. The newest Ultraman, Ultraman Orb will derive his powers from previous Ultras, fuse two to gain new forms and borrowing different abilities from the two used. AtRead More