[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grand Zi-O

Over the weekend, Premium Bandai updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grand Zi-O. For those who are unaware, the figure is based on Kamen Rider Zi-O’s final form, as seen in the series. The form made its official debut in Episode 39 of Kamen Rider Zi-O. In the series, Sougo obtains the form by using the Grand Zi-O Ridewatch in conjunction with base Zi-O Ridewatch and his Ziku Driver. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X5, Right X5) Pre-orders for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grand Zi-O…

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[Official Images] Complete Selection Modification Lockseed Kureshima Set

Back in October, Bandai announced an entire Complete Selection Modification release line-up for Kamen Rider Gaim related items. These releases would consist of the main transformation device, the Sengoku Driver, and the belt’s compatible Lockseeds. Now, most of the Kamen Rider Gaim Complete Selection Modification releases are the Lockseeds in thematic sets. The first set announced was the Charmant Set for Kamen Rider Bravo and Kamen Rider Gridon. Then the second announced was the Team Baron Set for Kamen Rider Baron, Knuckle, and Kurokage. However, the newest set that is…

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Shout Factory Licenses Kamen Rider Ryuki & Zero-One in North America

During the “Rider Week Kick Off Panel” presented by Team Kamen Rider, it was announced that two new Kamen Rider series will be joining the Tokushoutsu line-up later this year.   Shout Factory’s tokusatsu-based streaming platform launched last year with Kamen Rider (1971) as its first release. Then a few months later the platformed added Kamen Rider Kuuga (2000) to its library. Whereas, Kamen Rider Heisei Generations Forever (2018) was the first movie presented on the platform. With the 50th Anniversary of Kamen Rider happening this year, Tokushoutsu will be streaming Kamen Rider Zero-One (2019) and Kamen Rider Ryuki (2002). In addition to both series…

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Toei Announces Third Kamen Rider Project: Hideaki Anno’s Shin Kamen Rider

Toei’s final announcement regarding the three Kamen Rider 50th anniversary projects is none other than Shin Kamen Rider. For some time now, fans knew about this upcoming project through the title’s trademark being filed in Japan. However, no other details were confirmed besides fan assumptions that Hideaki Anno would be involved. Now, it is confirmed the project is a feature length film, and Hideaki Anno is apart of the production. Accompanying the announcement for the project, Toei revealed the following teaser trailer and promotional visuals: The poster for Shin Kamen…

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Toei Announces Kamen Rider Black Sun Reboot Series

Today, Toei is announcing three upcoming Kamen Rider projects for the franchise’s 50th anniversary. The first project Toei announced is the anime adaptation of the Kamen Rider W manga Futo Detective. However, they have announced the second project is a reboot of the classic Showa Era installment Kamen Rider Black. Titled, Kamen Rider Black Sun, the series will reboot the 1987 series, with its intended release for 2022 for the show’s 35th anniversary.   Kamen Rider Black Sun’s main director will be Kazuya Shiraishi, who intends to enhance the tragic…

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Kamen Rider Double “Futo Detective” Anime Adaptation Announced

Toei has recently officially greenlit an anime adaptation of “Futo Detective,” which is set to debut in Summer 2022. For those who are unaware, the manga series served as a sequel to Kamen Rider W (Double). The series will be among the various productions that will be produced as apart of the 50th Anniversary celebration for the Kamen Rider franchise. The first volume of the manga was published in Weekly Big Comic Spirits in 2017 and ran for 10 volumes. Kamen Rider W made its debut in 2009, and is the…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Dark Kiva

Recently, Tamashii Nations has been promoting that the next retail S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou release would be Kamen Rider Dark Kiva. Also, with the announcement they provided details on when pre-orders will open, its price and its intended release date. However, until today there were only teaser images of the product, and no information regarding the figure’s accessories.   Now, surprisingly enough, S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Dark Kiva will only include four pairs of optional hands. Whereas, the original S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Dark Kiva, released in late 2010, featured weapons…

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[Official Images] Tamashii Lab Satan Saber

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Tamashii Lab Satan Saber. For those who are unaware, the Satan Saber originated from the eighth Kamen Rider series, Kamen Rider Black. The Satan Saber was a powerful sword created by Golgom to be used by the Century King. The sword was initially used by Shadow Moon, however it was used and destroyed by Kamen Rider Black in the series finale. While it was destroyed in the original series, the Saber was used by Shadow Moon in his later…

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Power Rangers Dino Fury Episode 5 “Winning Attitude” Review

Alright everyone it is time for another Power Rangers Dino Fury review! Today’s episode is big one, but it is not a milestone in episode runs or a series anniversary. This episode is big for making history, as being inclusive and representing the developmentally disabled. Also, the episode’s guest star is an actual Special Olympics contestant, Sarah Dalton, who competed as an Equestrian athlete. Sarah’s condition is CHARGE Syndrome, a genetic syndrome that is very debilitating, and it often requires various surgeries. Anyway, the episode features a well-crafted story addressing…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Kuuga Growing Form

Today, Tamashii Nations announced that they will be releasing S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Kuuga Growing Form. The figure is based on Kamen Rider Kuuga’s first form before assuming his standard base form, Mighty Form. Growing Form is the weakest of Kamen Rider Kuuga’s forms, either due to the user’s inexperience, or if they are injured. Ultimately, the form made 11 appearances throughout the series’ span of 49-episodes, and appeared once in Kamen Rider Decade. Now, the figure will include bonus parts for the previously released S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Dragon…

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