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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla Choujin Sentai Jetman Jet Icarus & Jet Garuda

Official Images: Super Mini-Pla Choujin Sentai Jetman Jet Icarus & Jet Garuda


OLDCODEX to Perform Ultraman Anime Theme Song

OLDCODEX to Perform Ultraman Anime Theme Song


Complete Selection Modification Blaybuckle & Rouze Absorber & Blayrouzer Set Announced

Premium Bandai has recently opened an official teaser page for the Complete Selection Modification Blaybuckle & Rouze Absorber & Blayrouzer Set. For those who are not aware, the Blaybuckle was used by Kenzaki Kazuma to transform into Kamen Rider Blade. His main weapon was known as the Blayrouzer in which he used in conjunction with Rouze Cards to activate attacks. Later in the series both Kenzaki and Tachibana used the Rouze Absorber in order to become Jack Form. Afterwards, Kenzaki would use the Rouze Absorber and the Evolution Caucasus Rouze card to become King Form. More details will beRead More


Toei Tokusatsu Fan Club Series “Kaiju Ward Gallas” Official Trailer

Toei is stepping back into the kaiju-genre with their upcoming tokusatsu series, Kaiju Ward Gallas, an all-new tokusatsu drama with an original monster. The series stars Kamen Rider Wizard’s Makoto Okunaka (Koyomi) as Erica, a character who is connected the violent bird-like monster, Gallas. The series also features other Toei tokusatsu series alumni such as Ninpuu Sentai Hurricaneger’s Nao Nagasawa (Hurricane Blue) and Kohei Yamamoto (Hurricane Yellow). Mr. Yamamoto will be portraying a bar owner/ bartender whereas, Nao Nagasawa portrays a mysterious scarred woman. In addition, Uchu Sentai Kyuranger’s KeisukiRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ridestriker & Zikan Girade / Zikan Zax Set

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for the S.H.Figuarts Ridestriker & Zikan Girade / Zikan Zax Set. For those who are not aware, the Ridestriker is the main bike for both Kamen Rider Zi-O and Kamen Rider Geiz.  The set will include: Ridestriker Zikan Girade X2 (Gun Mode/ Sword Mode) Zikan Zax X2  (Bow Mode/ Axe Mode) Zi-O Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX2, Right X3)  Geiz Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X2) Tire Stand Tamashii Stage Pre-orders for the set will open on December 21 at 4 P.M. JST and the set will be released in June 2019 pricedRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Maximum Gamer Level 99

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Maximum Gamer Level 99. For those who are not aware, the form debuted in episode 23 of Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. By using the Maximum Mighty X Gashat, emu was able to become this form. The Maximum Mighty X Gashat would later be used in conjunction with the Hyper Muteki Gashat to allow emu to become Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Muteki Gamer.  The figure includes: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2)  Gashakon Key Slasher Pre-orders for the figure will open on December 21 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in May 2019 pricedRead More


International Based ‘Ultraman’ Reboot in the Works

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that an Ultraman “reboot” is in the works for the international market. The project will be produced by Tsuburaya Productions and US based Starlight Runner Entertainment. Starlight Runner Entertainment will be working with The Licensing Group to release the series “across multiple platforms, with story-driven licensing and merchandising programs for the U.S. and international markets.”  The project is stated to be produced as a series that will be released on a streaming platform. For those who are not aware Ultraman is a long running Tokusatsu series that was created by Eiji Tsuburaya. The original series was released inRead More


Kishiryu Sentai Ryusouger First Quarter Toy Catalog

Today, brings forth incredible news as the first quarter toy catalog for the next Super Sentai, Kishiryu Sentai Ryusouger has surfaced online. The new series was originally rumored to be a “dragon knight” themed series, where in actuality it turns out to be another dinosaur team. This is the fastest period in which Toei has returned to using dinosaurs since Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger aired six years ago. The difference in time between Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger and Bakaryuu Sentai Abaranger was a decade, whereas Abaranger to Kyoryuger was eight years. Nevertheless let’sRead More


Netflix Ultraman Anime Trailer Streamed

Netflix recently updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the upcoming Ultraman anime series. For those who are not aware, the series is an anime adaptation of Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series. The manga series debuted in Hero’s Monthly in November 2011. The manga series serves as a sequel to the original 1966 Ultraman live-action series. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the series and previews some of the characters. The Ultraman anime series will launch exclusively on Netflix on April 1st, 2019. The larger than life legend who defined a generation, now returnsRead More


Official Images: Kamen Rider Zi-O DX Another Watch Set

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Kamen Rider Zi-O DX Another Watch Set. For those who are not aware, the Another Watches are used by the Time Jackers in order to transform their victims into Another versions of riders. The set will include a single Another Watch as well as multiple plates representing Another Build, Another Faiz, Another Fourze, Another Wizard, and Another Ex-Aid. Unfortunately, it seems as though the watch’s sounds will be activated via the button on top, and will not be able to make different sounds based on the plates. Pre-orders for theRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Kiva

Nearly a decade after the series aired and Tamashii Nations began releasing S.H.Figuarts, Kamen Rider Kiva finally joins the line. Previously Kamen Rider Kiva was partially overlooked by Tamashii Nations, as they only approached the character in his final form as Kamen Rider Kiva Emperor Form; since the figure could be easily retooled as S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Dark Kiva. In addition, Tamashii Nations quickly worked to release the series’ secondary Rider, Kamen Rider Ixa in S.H.Figuarts form during the line’s earlier years.   Now similar to Kamen Rider Hibiki’s release,Read More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Shinchoku Seihou Kamen Rider Zanki

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Shinchoku Seihou Kamen Rider Zanki. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on one of the riders featured in Kamen Rider Hibiki. Similar to Kamen Rider Todoroki, he uses the Henshin Kigen Onka to become this form. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X4, RightX4) Disc Holder Parts Disc Animals X3 Extended Guitar Effect Parts Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 19 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in May 2019 priced at 7,020 Yen. Those who are interested should contact their preferred middlemanRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider MadRogue

Premium Bandai has recently updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider MadRogue. For those who are not aware, Nariaki Utsumi became Kamen Rider Mad Rogue in episode 38 of Kamen Rider Build. He was able to become this form by using the power of the Evol-Driver along with the Bat and Engine Fullbottles. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X3) Nebula Steam Gun Steam Blade Part A Steam Blade Part B Bat Fullbottle Engine Fullbottle Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 12 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in April 2019 priced at 6,264Read More


NYCC 2018: SSSS.Gridman English Dub Trailer Streamed

Funimation Entertainment has updated their official Twitter page with the English dub trailer for SSSS.Gridman. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the series as well as taking a look at the English cast for the anime. A new trailer for SSSS.GRIDMAN? Sign us up. #FunNYCC pic.twitter.com/UtslZEPfMD — Funimation (@FUNimation) October 4, 2018 Funimation also revealed the English dub cast for the series, which includes: Brandon McInnis: Yuta Robert McCollum: Gridman Jill Harris: Rikka Greg Ayres: Utsumi Lindsay Seidel: Akane Barry Yandell: Alexis The series will premiere in Japan on OctoberRead More


Live-Action Garo Series Kaminokiba -JINGA- Trailers Streamed

The official Garo Youtube channel has updated with two new teaser trailers for Kaminokiba -JINGA-.  As reported earlier, the series is a spin-off of the Garo: Divine Fang (GARO: Kami no Kiba) film, which premiered in Japan on January 6. The official website also revealed that some guest stars will have cameo appearances in the series. The guest stars include: Masako Umemiya: Episode 00 Riko Nagai, Riko Hasada, Oto Takeuchi: Episode 1 Kazuyuki Fujita, Takahiro Kuroishi: Episode 3 Hazuki Shimizu, Motoki Ochiai, Saki Satō: Episode 5 Kaminokiba -JINGA- will premiere on Tokyo MX and BS11 on October 4. The series will laterRead More