Mike & Mike in the Morning Episode 2: The One Where Simon Baz Destroyed a Shelf

Mike & Mike in the Morning, an all-new podcast from Hero-Club.com featuring Janitor Joker and Soundout12! A podcast about two dudes discussing pop culture from comics to cartoons, or anime to tokusatsu. In their second episode, Soundout has to reassemble a shelf that his Simon Baz figure literally destroyed. This goes into an interesting discussion about Mattel’s DC figures versus Hasbro’s Marvel Legends. In addition, they bounce between discussing the DC Expanded Universe and the Marvel Cinematic Universe; where they believe Jason Momoa should of been Lobo, or how it…

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Official Images: Ultraman Mebius Ultra Replica Mebius Brace & Knight Brace

Premium Bandai recently announced an all-new Ultra Replica set joining the line; it is none other than both the Mebius Brace and Knight Brace from Ultraman Mebius! The Mebius Brace is the transformation device for the series’ titular character, Ultraman Mebius when he assumes his human form, Mirai Hibino. Whereas, the Knight Brace/ Knight Blade is a two-piece transformation device and weapon for Ultraman Hikari/ Hunter Knight Tsurugi; it has also been loaned to Ultraman Mebius. Now, in the series when Ultraman Mebius is in possession of both Braces he is…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts War Machine Mark 4 (Avengers: Infinity War)

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts War Machine Mark 4 (Avengers: Infinity War). For those who are not aware, the figure is based on the War Machine armor used by James Rhodes in Avengers: Infinity War.  The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X3) Repulsor Ray Effect (Large and Small X2) Flying Spray Effect X2 Machine Gun Muzzle Flash Effect Tamashii Stage  Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 19 at 4 P.M. JST and the item is priced at 8,640 Yen. Orders for S.H.Figuarts War Machine Mark 4 (Avengers: Infinity War) will…

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

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou 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 is priced at 7,020 Yen. Orders for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Zanki will be released in May 2019. Those who…

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Akeno Watanabe Joins Golden Kamuy Cast

The official Golden Kamuy anime website has updated with the announcement that Akeno Watanabe will be joining the cast of the anime series. Watanabe will be playing the character Cikapasi.  As reported earlier, the second season of the anime premiered in Japan on October 8 and is currently being simulcast on Crunchyroll. The English dub for the series will premiere on FunimationNow on October 31. Viz Media provided a description for the series. In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi “Immortal” Sugimoto scratches out a meager existence during the postwar gold rush in the wilderness of…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Count Dooku

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Count Dooku. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on Count Dooku/ Darth Tyranus portrayed by the late Christopher Lee in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones and Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.  The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2) Alternate Wrists (Lighting Effect) X2 Lightsaber X2 (Lit and Unlit) Alternate Head 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 6,696 Yen. Those who are interested should contact…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grease Blizzard

Premium Bandai has updated their order listings for new S.H.Figuarts, among the new listings is S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grease Blizzard. For those unaware, in Kamen Rider Build, Kazumi Sawatari/ Kamen Rider Grease uses the Blizzard Knuckle with the Build Driver to obtain this form. The form drastically powered up and exhausted a dying Kazumi in his battle with Evolt’s clones of his friends, the Hokuto Three Crows. The form itself though is an Arctic-blue repaint of the base Grease suit combined with the claw from the Robot Full Bottle; due to…

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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 6,264…

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Bakugan Franchise Relaunches with Bakugan Battle Planet

Last year it was announced that the Bakugan franchise would be rebooted, however outside of the initial announcement not much information regarding the project was revealed that the time. Recently it has been revealed that Spin Master will be collaborating with TMS Entertainment and Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana subsidiary will be working on the reboot for the franchise. The new series will be titled, “Bakugan Battle Planet,” and will premiere this December on Cartoon Network in North America and on Teletoon in Canada. The series will also air on Cartoon Network in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America in 2019. The series will also launch in both Australia and New…

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Official Images: Transformers Legends LG-EX Big Powered

Takara Tomy has updated their official website with official images for Transformers Legends LG-EX Big Powered. For those who are not aware, the character is the “Supreme Commander” of the Autobot forces who debuted in Transformers: Zone. Transformer: Zone was an one-shot OVA released in 1990 in Japan and was initially pitched as the follow up series to Transformers: Victory. Unfortunately, Transformers: Zone was not adapted into a full series and it was released as an one episode OVA. Big Powered is a Powered Master that consists of Dai Atlas, Sonic Bomber, and Road Fire.  Being apart of the LG-EX releases, the set will be sold as a Takara…

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