SDCC 2017: First Look at Monsterverse’s Mothra

Today at San Diego Comic Con, Legendary Pictures has “members” of Monsterverse’s Monarch interacting with con goers. From these interactions fans got to see first-hand a teaser image of Mothra. This teaser image features Mothra’s design in Godzilla: King of the Monster. However, the image is based on one of the tablets located in the film’s Temple of the Moth. Now, for non-attendees this reveal came via Monarch’s official Twitter, which can be seen below. Unlocked: Monarch Classified File #63061 – Temple of the Moth, Yucca Province – E. Russell…

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FREE POWER RANGERS EVENT; Morphinominal Expo, September 2 – 3, 2017

Our friends at MechaGorilla recently sent us information on an upstart Power Rangers convention being held in San Antonio, Texas. This new Power Rangers convention, Morphinominal Expo, will be a two-day convention and will be hosted at the Wonderland in America’s Mall. The Morphinominal Expo is scheduled to run from Saturday, September 2nd to Sunday, September 3rd, 2017. Admission and parking at the Morphinominal Expo will be free for the entire weekend. Celebrity guests currently include Justin Nimmo (Zhane – Power Ranger in Space), Reggie Rolle (Damon – Power Rangers…

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Tamashii Pickup December 2017 – Kamen Rider, Justice League & Ultraman Orb

Last night, Tamashii Nations opened their Tamashii PICKUP page for the December 2017 retail releases. The page features four of the future December 2017 releases, and all of them are S.H.Figuarts. Two of these S.H.Figuarts are for the original Kamen Rider series, a Shinkoucchu Seihou Kamen Rider Ichigo, and a S.H.Figuarts Takeshi Hongo. S.H.Figuarts Takeshi Hongo is the next addition to Tamashii Nations’ ever growing series of characters out-of-suit figures. Soon Hiroshi Fujioka will  join with both, Kenji Ohba, and Kohji Moritsugu, who have already kicked off this highly collectible…

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Ultraman Geed Episode 2 – The Girl Who Cuts Monsters Review

Over a week ago, Ultraman Geed premiered in Japan, as well as in North America via Crunchyroll! However, to several fans surprise the first episode was simply a decent start. It was not awful nor was it amazing; it was just an okay beginning that at the very least set-up the foundation for the plot.   Summary: The episode opens on the store manager trying to light a fire at a shelter. His niece acts quickly to light the fire through pyrokinesis, which forces the family to flee the shelter.…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Snipe Simulation Gamer Level 50

Last night, Premium Bandai listed on their site the order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Snipe Simulation Gamer Level 50; the figure has been recently teased at select shows and through the Tamashii Showroom. Also, from the order page S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Snipe Simulation Gamer Lv. 50 is revealed to be a December 2017 release. With that date in mind, it makes this figure one of the fastest release times for an exclusive S.H.Figuarts!   Now, Kamen Rider Snipe Simulation Gamer Lv. 50 is Taiga Hanaya’s strongest form, as Kamen…

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Review: Ultraman Geed DX Ultra Capsule Fusion Rise Set

Here we go again, as I look at the next item I purchased in the Ultraman Geed toy-line. This review is on the DX Ultra Capsule Fusion Rise Set that was teased in the DX Geed Riser Review. Now, the Fusion Rise Set is the first in the series, and all sets that follow are shown to contain four capsules. These sets will contain two Ultra Capsules, and two Kaiju Capsules. The Fusion Rise Set’s focuses mostly on the Data Carddass Ultra Fusion Fight exclusive Belial Fusion-Beast, MagaMaga Arch Belial.…

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Kamen Rider Build First Quarter Toy Catalog

Yesterday, scans for the Kamen Rider Build first quarter toy catalog surfaced online. From these scans additional forms have been revealed, and the accompanying weapons for the forms. In addition, clear translations have been obtained for some of the more questionable names seen in earlier reports. Furthermore, aside from the reveals for DX role-play toys and the Full Bottle sets, there is information on another new villain and basic figurines.   Please keep in mind that scans do count as spoilers, so one should continue reading this article at his/her…

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Review: Ultraman Geed DX Geed Riser

“You Go! I Go! Here We Go!”   Today, I look at DX Geed Riser from Ultraman Geed. The Geed Riser is device used by both the protagonist, Riku Asakura, and the antagonist, Kei Fukuide. The Geed Riser works by scanning Ultra/Kaiju Capsules. When using the Ultra Capsules it allows one to become Ultraman Geed. Whereas, the Kaiju Capsules can summon Kaiju, or create Belial Fusion-Beasts. Now, the DX Geed Riser features the basic items and capsules as seen used in the premiere. It has LED lights, and various ways…

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Ultraman Geed Episode 1 – Welcome to the Secret Base Review

Last Friday, July 7, 2017, Crunchyroll began to simulcast Tsuburaya Productions newest addition to the Ultra series, Ultraman Geed. The series stars Ultraman Zero: The Revenge of Belial’s Tatsuomi Hamada, who portrays Riku Asakura/ Ultraman Geed. Riku Asakura is a boy without a clear knowledge of his past, but soon discovers he is fated for more! Riku discovers he is an Ultra, Ultraman Geed, and sets forth to defend the world from various threats. Even if it means that one day he must face-off with his father, Ultraman Belial! Now,…

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Throwback Thursdays – Review: Cyber Card Set Vol. 2

Here is a “throwback” to November 2015, to when I reviewed the Cyber Card Set Vol. 2  from Ultraman X. Down below is the original description for the video on YouTube: Ultraman X adds another collecting gimmick to the franchise, the Cyber Cards which feature most of the Ultras and Cyber versions of Kaiju/Seijins. In this set, Volume 2 it features two cards seen in the show along with six cards that have yet to be seen or confirmed. However, after using them in the X-Devizer somethings were revealed about…

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