Today, features the reveal of Kamen Rider Zi-O’s first quarter toy catalog. Kamen Rider Zi-O is the final Kamen Rider to air in the Heisei Era, and will feature a Legend Rider ability. This toy catalog contains the new Rider Belt, weapons, and new gimmick of the series that barrow the powers of the previous Heisei Riders.
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Our Riders & the RideWatches
Kamen Rider Zi-O is the main Rider for the series, and his secondary Rider is Kamen Rider Gates. They use a wristwatch device known as the RideWatch; flip the transformation item to one side and press the button on the top to activate the Rider and it is RiderTime! By using the previous Heisei Riders’ RideWatches, Zi-O and Gates can summon the “ArmorTime!” armor. Kamen Rider Zi-O possesses the ability to summon Kamen Rider Build and Kamen Rider Ex-Aid ArmorTime. Whereas, Kamen Rider Gates can summon Kamen Rider Ghost and Kamen Rider Drive.
The Jikuu Driver & JikanGrade
Turn the Jikuu Driver like an hourglass to transform in either, Kamen Rider Zi-O or Kamen Rider Gates. Press a button to activate an expanding gimmick; insert RideWatches into the Jikuu Driver to activate different RiderTimes! Continue spin the driver like an hourglass to activate other function. Kamen Rider Zi-O’s Jikuu Driver will state 2018, and Kamen Rider Gates’ Jikuu Driver will state 2066. Could Kamen Rider Gates be from 60 years in the future?
Now, Zi-O’s weapon is the JikanGrade which features a sword, and gun mode. Besides the deluxe toys there will be big sized inflatable versions of the Rider weapons sold. There will be an inflatable JikanGrade, RideWatch, and versions of the Build Armor and Ex-Aid Armor weapons; Each of the Rider Armor weapons are based on the Drill Crusher and the Gashacon Breaker.
The Gashapon RideWatches will be abundant and feature the ability to light-up! Collect all the Riders that will be released! These Gashapon RideWatches will include:
Image 1 – Kamen Rider Ryuki, Ex-Aid, Brave, Rouge
Image 2 – Faiz, OOO, Fourze, Genm
Image 3 – Faiz, Fourze, Meteor, Mach
Kamen Rider Zi-O will begin to air this September at 9 am on TV Asahi!