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SSSS.Gridman Premiere Date Announced

The official SSSS.Gridman website has updated with a new trailer and a key visual for the upcoming anime series. The visual features a look at several of the main characters as well as the titular hero, Gridman. The trailer was mirrored on the official Tsuburaya Youtube channel. The trailer features a look another look at the setting of the series as well as taking a look at several of the characters. The trailer also reveals that series will premiere in Japan on October 6 on WOWOW at midnight JST. The series will also air later on Tokyo MX, MBS, and BS11.Read More


SSSS.Gridman Anime Official Visual & New Cast Members Announced

The official twitter page for the SSSS.Gridman anime has updated with new details for the upcoming show. These details were first revealed at the press conference that was recently held in Japan. In addition, Tsuburaya Productions even produced a SSSS.Gridman suit to be present during the conference to stand alongside his tokusatsu predecessor, and series cast.   First, a new visual for the series was revealed, which features a look at the mecha redesigns and our hero, Gridman. そしてTVアニメ『SSSS.GRIDMAN』のキービジュアル2を公開!#SSSS_GRIDMAN pic.twitter.com/pgkgpt32NG — SSSS.GRIDMAN公式アカウント (@SSSS_GRIDMAN) July 25, 2018 Next, some new cast members forRead More


Ultraman Manga Anime Adaptation to Premiere on Netflix Worldwide

The 12th compiled volume of the Ultraman manga has revealed that the anime adaptation will be having a worldwide simultaneous release on Netflix in Spring 2019. The Ultraman anime adaptation will be directed by Kenji Kamiyama and Shinji Aramaki. The anime is being produced by Production I.G with the help of Sola Digital Arts. For those who are unaware, the Ultraman manga is written by Eiichi Shimizu and illustrated by Tomohiro Shimoguchi. The manga launched in the Monthly Hero magazine on November 1, 2011 and was later licensed by VIz Media internationally in 2015. Viz Media provided a descriptionRead More


OxT to Perform SSSS.Gridman Anime Opening Theme Song

The official SSSS.Gridman anime website has updated with the announcement that OxT (Masayoshi Ōishi and Tom-H@ck) will be performing the theme song to the anime titled, “UNION,” while the ending theme song to the series titled, “youthful beautiful,” will be performed by Maaya Uchida.  As revealed earlier this June, the world premiere of the series will be hosted at Anime Expo 2018, which will be held on July 5-8. More details about the event and about the SSSS. Gridman anime can be viewed at the official website listed below. No other details about the anime have been revealed at this time so stayRead More


Anime Expo to Host World Premiere of SSSS.Gridman Anime

Anime Expo has announced that they will be hosting the world premiere of the SSSS.Gridman anime series with the creators, Shigeto Koyama and Hiromi Wakabaysahi, as the hosts for the event. Masaru Sakamoto (Animation/ Character Designer) and Masato Takeuchi (Animation Producer) will also be featured hosts during the Q&A session during the SSSS. Gridman premiere event.   The SSSS. Gridman premiere event will be held on Friday, July 6 at 7:45 P.M. – 8:45 P.M at room LACC / Main Events in Hall B. Anime Expo also provided an official synopsis of the series. You’re not alone. Always and forever. “Gridman the Hyper Agent” was a Japanese TV series that aired fromRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X & Gomora Armor

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official Ultraman S.H.Figuarts website with release details for S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X & Gomora Armor. For those who are unaware, Ultraman X is apart of the New Ultraman Retsuden programming block, which aired from July 14, 2015 to January 5, 2016 in Japan. The series was also the first Ultraman series to be simulcast on Crunchyroll.   The figure will include parts to form the Gomora Armor, obtained through the Cyber Gomora card. In addition, Ultraman X will come with the red color timer part to represent his weakened state. The figure will be a retail release this October priced at 7,560Read More


Ultraman R/B Toy Scans Revealed

Recently scans for the next Ultraman series have surfaced online, which feature the first set of products. For those who are unaware, the next Ultraman series will be known as Ultraman R/B. The main two Ultraman in the series will be named Ultraman Rosso and Ultraman Blu who are brothers and use the power of the R/B Crystals to transform. The first set of scans feature a look at Ultraman Rosso and Blu’s transformation device, which is called the DX Rube Gyro. The gimmicks for the season are crystals that contain the power of various Ultraman. The base forms for Ultraman Rosso and Blu are Rosso Flame & Blu Aqua, respectively. Rosso Flame will utilizeRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Royal Mega Master

After being revealed in the recent issue of Figure-Oh magazine, Premium Bandai listed the order pages for an upcoming exclusive S.H.Figuarts figures. One of the pages is for S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Royal Mega Master, the Ultra Fusion Rise between Ultraman Belial and Ultraman King. S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Royal Mega Master is shown to feature a multiple-piece cape made out of hard plastic, rather than a cloth cape. In addition, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Royal Mega Master will include the iconic King Sword that doubles as a sword and wand-like staff. ThereRead 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


Ultraman Geed The Movie: We Tie! Wishes!! Trailer Streamed

The official Ultraman Geed The Movie: We Tie! Wishes!! (Gekijyouban Ultraman Geed: Tsunaguze! Negai!!) website has updated with new information about the upcoming film. First a film poster visual was featured that reveals that Ultraman Orb and Ultraman Zero will be making an appearance in the film.   The film is set in Oninawa and will feature the three Ultraman heroes fighting against the evil mechanical brain called Gilbaris and the Galactron Army.  Gilbaris and it’s army have threatened the lively hood of the various planets throughout the galaxy.  The film will be directed by Koichi Sakamoto and will be premiere inRead 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


Ultraman Geed Film Details Revealed

The official Ultraman Geed website has updated with new details about the Ultraman Geed film.  The film will be titled, “Ultraman Geed the Movie – Connect the Wishes! (Gekijōban Ultraman Geed – Tsunagu ze! Negai!!), and will premiere in Japanese theaters on March 10, 2018.  Yuika Motokariya will guest star in the film as Airu Higa, who is a tour guide that is highly knowledgeable about Okinawa culture.  In reality, Airu is a Kushian who is from the past and has appeared to support Ultraman Geed to protect earth. The theme song for the film will be performed by May J.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


October 2017 Figure-Oh Scans: S.H.Figuarts Reveals

Recently the latest figure-oh scans have surfaced online, which reveal a few new S.H.Figuarts releases that will be released in March & May 2018. The first reveal is S.H.Figuarts Night Rogue based on the character seen in Kamen Rider Build.  The figure will be a standard released in March 2018 priced at 5,184 Yen. The next figure reveal is S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster. For those who are unaware, Ultraman Orb can become this form by fusing the powers of the Ultra Fusion Cards: Ultraman Zoffy, and Belial. The figure will be a Premium Bandai release in May priced at 6,480 Yen. The final reveal is S.H.FiguartsRead More