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Final Ultraman Geed Toy Scans *Spoilers

Recently scans have surfaced online, which features the final toy scans for Ultraman Geed. *Keep in mind this article contains spoilers so read at your own discreet. First, a new weapon for Ultraman Geed was revealed.  The Giga Finaliser and the Evolution Capsule will allow Ultraman Geed to henshin into his final form, which will be called Ultra Geed Ultimate Form.  The form is set to debut in Ultraman Geed the Movie, which is set to debut in Spring 2018. Lastly, two new vinyl figures were revealed, whcin confirms two new Kaiju that will be appear n the series.  The first monsterRead More


William Winckler to Attend Japan World Heroes 2017

The official Japan World Heroes website has updated with the announcement that William Winckler will be attending the the convention this year.  For those who are unaware William Winckler is the founder of William Winckler Productions, which is known for producing the English versions of six films in the Ultraman franchise The films include: Mega Monster Battle Ultra Galaxy The Movie Ultraman Zero The Revenge of Belial Ultraman Saga Ultraman Ginga S The Movie Ultra Fight Victory Ultraman X The Movie William Winckler also provided the English dub voices of Ultraman X, Ultraman Taro, and Ultraman Hikari.


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


Latest Ultraman Geed Special Program Released

Hello, nation Yesterday the official Tsuburaya Productions Youtube Channel released a special video for their upcoming Ultraman series, Ultraman Geed. The video shows what happened at the end of Ultra Orb Fights *spoilers* Geed’s transformation device (toys too)a little bit of Belial’s History (if you have not watched Mega Monster Battle: Ultra Galaxy, Ultraman Zero: The Movie or Ultra Zero Fights) & Geed’s forms. As a fan of anything released to Ultraman Zero, I think I’ll give this show a shot & review it for the site when it drops.Read 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


Ultraman Xead May Scans Revealed

Recently scans for Ultraman Xead have surfaced online, which reveals the first in show details for the next Ultraman series. It has been revealed that the human host for Ultraman Xead is Riku Asakura who will be portrayed by Tatsuomi Hamada. For those who are unaware the 16 year old actor made his debut as a Tokusatsu actor in Ultraman Zero – Revenge Belial as Nao.   Riku Asakura will use the power of the Xead Riser and the Ultra Capsules similar to the original Ultraman to become Ultraman Xead. His father is non other than Ultraman Belial. 


Ultraman Xead Toy Catalog Revealed

Recently the first toy catalog for Ultraman Xead has surfaced online, which reveals the first concrete details about the series. First, it has been revealed that Ultraman Xead is the son of Ultraman Belial.  The series will premiere on July 8. Ultraman Xead will be able to henshin using the power of Ultra Capsules, which utilizes the powers of the past Ultraman and Kaiju. By using the Xead Riser he will be able to initiate his fusion ability called Fusion Rise. The catalog featured some details about some of his forms, which include: Ultraman Xead Primitive (Base Form)Read 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  


Official Images: Ultraman Dyna Ultra Replica Reflasher

Premium Bandai has updated with an official preorder page for the Ultraman Dyna Ultra Replica Reflasher based on the device was primarily used by Asuka Shin to transform into Ultraman Dyna.   The device will feature die-cast parts as well as LEDs and sounds.  The device is also 1:1 scale to the prop used on the show.  The Reflasher will also include a display stand.  Preorders are currently open and will close on April 17 at 11 PM JPST. The item will be released in July priced at 7,800 yen.    Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


Official Images: Ultra-Act x S.H.Figuarts Bemular

Premium Bandai has updated with an official preorder page for Ultra-Act x S.H.Figuarts Bemular.  The figure is based on the appearance of the character in the Ultraman manga series by Eiichi Shimizu. The figure will include: Replacement Wrists (Right and Left X1) Alternate Chest Parts Light Effects (Right and Left X1 ) Light Bullet Effect (Right and Left X1) Tamashii Stand  Preorders will open on 16:00 PM JST  and the figure will be released this July priced at 7,560 Yen. Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


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 Max to Premiere on FUNimation’s Toku HD Channel

The official twitter page for the Toku HD Channel has updated with the announcement that Ultra Man Max will premiere on the network on February 27 at 7 PM PST. For those who aren’t aware, the Toku HD network is the current name of FUNimation’s 24 hour cable network.  More information about the channel can be found on the official website listed below. Coming next month the #TOKU Premiere of Ultraman Max with episodes never before seen in the U.S.! #Ultraman #TOKUTV #Premieres pic.twitter.com/bUMet9I6bJ — TOKU (@TOKUHD) January 27, 2017  


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts King Joe

Earlier this week, Tamashii Nations updated their page for the June 2017 Releases. Among the reveals was the next Ultra based S.H.Figuarts King Joe. Now, King Joe made its debut in Ultraseven during Episodes 14 and 15; it is a four piece robot created by the Pedans. However, this S.H.Figuarts does not have the ability to disassemble, but the previously released Soul of Chogokin can. Then after its initial debut the character would go on to appear in other series, and receive a variety of variants. Since this is basedRead More


Promotional Video for Ultraman Great & Powered Blu-Ray Box Sets

On Friday, Tsuburaya Productions uploaded to their YouTube Channel a promotional video for their upcoming Blu-Ray box sets. These box sets feature the foreign produced Ultras series, Ultraman Great and Ultraman Powered. Ultraman Great, was the first of the live-action foreign Ultras to be made, as a co-production by Tsuburaya Productions and South Australian Film Corp. in 1990, but did not receive a television broadcast until 1992 in North America. Originally titled Ultraman: Towards the Future, the series follows Jack Shindo who becomes the host for Ultraman Great and fights Kaiju as a part of the Universal MultipurposeRead More