[Official Images] Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger Mobirates -Memorial Edition-

Premium Bandai has updated with an official order page for the Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger Mobirates -Memorial Edition-. For those who are unaware, the Mobirates is the primary transformation device of the Gokaigers. This release will coincide with the previously announced “Ten Gokaiger” V-Cinema. This version of the Mobirates will feature BGMs including the main theme song for the series. Additionally, newly recorded lines from the Gokaigers and Navi will be featured in this version of the toy. The Ranger Keys included with this release will be deluxe styled keys with…

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“Ten Gokaiger” V-Cinema Announced

Toei recently announced that they will be producing a new V-Cinema for Kaizou Sentai Gokaiger for its 10th anniversary. For those who are unaware, Kaizou Sentai Gokaiger is the 35th Super Sentai series having aired from 2011 to 2012. The series was then later adapted into Power Rangers Super MegaForce in 2014. Now, the V-Cinema is titled, “Ten Gokaiger,” and will released sometime this Fall. The film will also feature a limited theatrical release in Japan. Whereas, its home video release is currently scheduled for March 9, 2022. Also, a…

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[Official Images] Shokugan Modeling Project Hyakujuu Gattai GaoMuscle

Today, Bandai officially revealed the information regarding the upcoming release for the Shokugan Modeling Project GaoMuscle from Hyakujuu Gattai Gaoranger. For those unaware, GaoMuscle is the second Power Animal combination used in the 25th Super Sentai series, Gaoranger. Whereas, the series was adapted into Power Rangers Wild Force in North America, and the mecha was renamed the Kongazord. Also, for those wondering, the Shokugan Modeling Project is the current name for Bandai’s Super Mini-Pla line.   Now, the Shokugan Modeling Project GaoMuscle will contain parts to build GaoGorilla, GaoPolar and…

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[Interview] Comic Book Writer Kyle Higgins – Part 2: Power Rangers & Radiant Black

Hello Hero-Club, today we continue with the second part of my recent interview with comic book writer Kyle Higgins. For those who are unaware or did not read part one, Mr. Higgins has worked for both Marvel and DC. However, tokusatsu fans best know Mr. Higgins for his work on Boom! Studios’ Power Rangers series and the Marvel Ultraman comics. Yet, while Kyle Higgins is writing for Ultraman at Marvel, he is also producing Radiant Black with Image.   Now, the previous half of the interview focused on his earlier…

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[Official Images] SMP Shokugan Modeling Project Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger GaoKing

On February 17th via their Candy Toy Twitter account, Bandai announced the upcoming 20th anniversary campaign for Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger. For those unaware, Gaoranger is the 25th installment in the Super Sentai series, while also commemorating the franchise’s 25th anniversary. The series was directly adapted into Power Rangers Wild Force, with some minor changes to the story occurring.   Now, within the initial announcement, there was a teaser image for Super Mini-Pla GaoKing. However, in the following weeks, Bandai confirmed this release would be part of their new subline, Shokugan…

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Top 10 Super Sentai Mecha We Want as Super Mini-Pla (Gorenger – Gaoranger)

Super Sentai is one of the longest running tokusatsu series in Japan, and it is the second longest tokusatsu series produced by Toei. The series has been airing in Japan for 46 years, and is better known in America for its adaptation as Power Rangers. The series is known for colorful heroic teams clothed in spandex fighting terrorists, aliens, demons, and inter-dimensional entities. However, its defining feature is the use of mecha that form giant robots, or as they are referred to in the states as Zords and Megazords.  …

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Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger Press Conference

Today, Toei held the official press conference for the next installment in the Super Sentai series, Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger. As previously been reported, the new series will commemorate the 45th anniversary of the franchise. Whereas, its premise will feature our heroes attempting to save their world, and the parallel worlds. However, unlike previous series in the franchise, the leader will be human and the remaining members will consist of robots. These robots are referred to as the Kikainoids, who also double as the series mecha. In addition, the main gimmick…

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Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger Production Team Announced

Earlier today, Toei released the production information and synopsis for the next Super Sentai series. The 45th entry in the long running franchise will officially be titled, “Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger.” Whereas, the series will premiere on TV Asahi on March 7 at 9:30 AM. However, more details will be revealed during the press conference, which will be held on January 15, 2021.    This series will revolve around a group of heroes who are trying to save the world against enemies who seek to destroy all parallel worlds. A human…

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[Official Images] Super Mini-Pla Choudenshi Bioman Balzion

Following the announcement for Super Mini-Pla Choudenshi Bioman Bio Robo & Bio Dragon, Bandai began teasing additional Bioman Candy Toy products. Among the teasers shown is the Super Mini-Pla Balzion, which we currently have more details regarding its release. For those unaware, the product is based on the villainous mecha Balzion featured in Choudenshi Bioman. The mecha was designed by the Anti-Bio Union alongside Bio Hunter Silva, as an antithesis to Bio Robo, and proved to be highly successful in the Bio Civil War. However, it separated from Silva for…

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Seven Seas Entertainment Licenses Super Sentai: Himitsu Sentai Gorenger Manga

Seven Seas Entertainment has announced that they have announced that they will be releasing SUPER SENTAI: Himitsu Sentai Gorenger – The Classic Manga Collection. For those who are not aware, the manga was titled, “Shin Himitsu Sentai Gorenger Gokko” and was a retelling of the Himitsu Sentai Gorenger Tokusatsu series. The manga was written by Super Sentai creator, Shotaro Ishinomori. The manga was published in the Weekly Shōnen Sunday magazine starting on May 4, 1975 and ran until August 17, 1975. The manga consisted of three volumes. This release also marks the first…

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