Power Rangers Lightning Collection – Lord Zedd Review

Hasbro’s line of collector’s focused Power Rangers action figures, known as the Lightning Collection, has started to make its way out to fans. While the street date is officially April 22nd or May 1st (Depending where you look), Amazon began delivering Lord Zedd to some of those who pre-ordered it. Luckily, one of those orders belonged to Hero Club’s own Soundout12 who has presented a review for us today. Almost guaranteed to be the hardest to find figure of the first wave, Lord Zedd looks striking in his packaging and cuts a very striking silhouette, but how is…

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Official Images: Complete Selection Modification Delta Gear

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Complete Selection Modification Delta Gear. For those who are not aware, the Delta Gear was used by multiple users in Kamen Rider Faiz, although the main user was Shuji Mihara. Similar to other Complete Selection Modification releases it will feature various BGMs featured in the series. The device will also feature newly recorded sounds by Atsushi Harada (Shuji Mihara) and Ray Fujita (Kitazaki/ Dragon Orphnoch). Additionally the Complete Selection Modification Delta Gear will feature voice recognition technology, which will allow the user to replicate the full Henshin…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman & Ultraman Suit ver7 -the Animation-

Tamashii Nations previously announced at the Ultra Hero Tamashii Event that they would be release new S.H.Figuarts based on Ultraman and Ultraseven as seen in the Ultraman manga. Yet, the characters were previously released by Tamashii Nations as Ultra-Act x S.H.Figuarts during the early years of the manga’s run. However, the release of these updated figures are to commemorate the adaptation of the manga as the Netflix original anime series.   First off, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman -the Animation- is based on Shinjiro Hayata armored form, as he inherited the Ultra Factor…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Avengers: Endgame Releases

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with official images and release details for several S.H.Figuarts releases based on Avengers: Endgame. The currently revealed products are set to release between April to June. The revealed products include:   April   Avengers: Endgame Tamashii Stage – 1,944 Yen Ant-Man (Avengers: Endgame) – 6,264 Yen Alternate Head Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2) Black Widow (Avengers: Endgame) – 6,264 Yen Alternate Face Part Exchangeable Wrists (Left X4, Right X4) Batons X2 Gun X2 Alternate Holsters X2 Thanos (Avengers: Endgame) – 9,504 Yen Alternate Face Parts X2 Exchangeable Wrists (Left…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero

Tamashii Nations finally adds Ultraman Zero to the S.H.Figuarts line after being a character released countless times as an Ultra-Act. In addition, Tamashii Nations adds the character to the line shortly after releasing S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero Beyond a form he obtained in Ultraman Geed. Nevertheless, this S.H.Figuarts release nearly matches the Ultra-Act 2.0 release for its accessory count, but improves the overall scale and articulation to match other tokusatsu figures. However, compared to the Ultra-Act it omits the signature attack effects like the Wide Zero Shot. Yet, there are more…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zangetsu Kachidoki Arms

Premium Bandai recently launched the order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zangetsu Kachidoki Arms, based on the character’s new form obtained in the theater play, Kamen Rider Zangetsu Stage -Gaim Gaiden-. For those unaware, in the play Takatora Kureshima/ Kamen Rider Zangetsu (Yuki Kubota) visits a former Yggdrasil Corporation experimental project site, where he discovers a mysterious underground city with Armored Riders. There he succumbs to amnesia and is forced to regain his memories and uncover the source behind the city’s problems, as well as obtain a new power to…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Nebula (Avengers: Infinity War)

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Nebula (Avengers: Infinity War). As the name suggests the figure is based on the character’s appearance featured in Avengers: Infinity War. Nebula is portrayed by actress, Karen Gillan, and made her debut in first Guardians of the Galaxy film. The figure will include: Alternate Face Part Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X3) Blaster Baton Pre-orders for the figure will open on March 29 at 6 P.M. JST and the item will be released in September priced at 6,480 Yen. Keep in mind there is a high possibility that Bandai Namco/ Bluefin Brands…

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Gunpla News Round-Up – March 26, 2019: Silver Bullet Suppressor, Exia Repair III & More!

This week on Gunpla News Round-Up, we have five P-Bandai kits and one retail kit! While not the most preferable ratio of retail to exclusive releases, we still have some great stuff to talk about. As usual, we are going to go from the largest scale down to the smallest one.   MG Qan[T] Full Saber (Special Coating Ver) Releasing in July 2019 for 11,800 yen is a re-release of the MG 1/100 Qan[T] Full Saber now with a special coating on several of the parts. This Gundam 00V design has now been given a sparkly overlay which allows…

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Official Images: DX Neo Diendriver

Premium Bandai has recently opened an official pre-order page for the DX Neo Diendriver. For those who are not aware, the device is based on the updated version of the Diendriver used by Daiki Kaito in Kamen Rider Zi-O. Keep in mind this particular edition will be using the original “DX” version of the Diendriver with newly added sounds. The cards included in this set will also function within the DX Neo Decadriver as well. The DX Neo Diendriver will include: Neo Diendriver Card Holder 45 Ride Cards  The card list consists of: Geiz Kamen Ride Card Cross-Z…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zi-O

Kamen Rider Zi-O, the twentieth and the final Heisei Rider finally arrives in the S.H.Figuarts line. This release of the figure is marketed as a part of the 20 Kamen Rider Kicks series, an anthology of re-issues to commemorate the 20 Heisei Riders. However, there are new items like the Kamen Rider Zi-O related products, and the upcoming Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Kiva.   Now as for the actual product, it is released in a similar fashion as last year’s S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build RabbitTank. For those unaware, I am…

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