Review: S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Kiva

Kamen Rider fans have waited 11 years for the missing Heisei Era Rider within the S.H.Figuarts line, Kamen Rider Kiva. Now, while the character’s Emperor Form was released first, the base form of Kiva never saw release until this year, 2019. Luckily, the Shinkocchou Seihou line of S.H.Figuarts provides higher amount of details and quality to replicate the in-show look of the Kiva suit, that the base line could have possibly never achieved. In fact, the Seihou line might be the only way Bandai could release Kiva, as the costume…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 83 – “Kamen Rider Wizard Season 2” Part 1

Welcome to an all-new episode of Hero Club’s first original podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode features an interesting twist in the series, as the cast discusses mostly J-Dramas. Kicking off the show, the team talks about the Summer 2019 line-up, and realize it actual has interesting series that they may add to their watch-lists. This then all culminates with the guys looking at the first four episodes of Good Morning Call Season 1. The reason for the review/ discussion is due to the series featuring various actors who…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build Rabbit Rabbit Form

Today, Premium Bandai activated the order pages for the previously highly teased S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build Rabbit Rabbit Form. Early on fans speculated the form would be paired up and sold with the alternative form, Kamen Rider Build Tank Tank. However, Bandai and Tamashii Nations opted out of what could have been an awesome two-pack. Now in Kamen Rider Build, Sento Kiryu created the Full Full Bottle to maximize and take control of the Hazard Trigger, utilizing the original essence of the Rabbit and Tank Full Bottles. The combination of…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Gamedeus Cronus

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Gamedeus Cronus. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on the upgrade form of Kamen Rider Cronus Chronicle Gamer that debuted in episode 43 of Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. When Dan Masamune used the power of the Gamedeus virus he was able to combine it with the powers of Chronic Gamer to achieve this form. The figure will include: Deus Rusher Deus Rampart Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X3) Gashacon Buggle Driver II Gashacon Buggle Driver II Alternate Part Pre-orders…

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2019 Kamen Rider Series Trademark Revealed

Toei has recently filed a new trademark for the next season of the long running Kamen Rider series. The revealed 2019 series will mark the first full new series under the Reiwa era. The next series that will follow up after Kamen Rider Zi-O will be known as Kamen Rider Zero-One. Currently no other details have been confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. 東映株式会社により「仮面ライダーゼロワン / KAMEN RIDER ZERO-ONE」が商標登録出願されていることが、公開商標公報から明らかになりました。出願番号は2019-54945~2019-54966です。 pic.twitter.com/gXOjKKhngb — 商標速報bot (@trademark_bot) May 13, 2019 Personally I don’t really like the name since it seems very generic at the moment, however without actually…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zi-O II

Premium Bandai has updated their website with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zi-O II. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on one of Sougo’s forms. He was able to achieve this form with the power of the Zi-O II Ridewatch. In this form he also uses the Saikyo Girade as his main weapon. The Saikyo Girade can also combine with the Zikan Girade in order to form the Saikyo Zikan Girade. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2) Saikyo Girade Pre-orders for the figure…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 81 – Tokusatsu OH MY GAGAGA

Welcome to an all-new episode of Hero Club’s first original podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today, we are back from our month long hiatus. In this episode, Wheelz and the Mike’s unite to discuss the awesome live-action adaptation of the tokusatsu-themed manga, Tokusatsu GaGaGa. Now, we discussed the series premiere on an earlier episode (Episode 73), but this time it is an entire series discussion. Join us as we talking about how the show approaches the closeted world of otakus in Japan. In addition, we argue who is the better…

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Advertisement: CS Toys International DX Ziku Driver Campaign

Today, we have an exclusive promotional campaign in association with our sponsor, CS Toys International! This exclusive promotion campaign is in regards to obtaining a discount code for a currently sought after tokusatsu-based toy. For fans of Kamen Rider Zi-O, who still have yet to purchase a DX Ziku Driver they will be glad this campaign is for them! CS Toys International is holding a 20% Off Discount Campaign for the DX Ziku Driver, as long as supplies last. However, to obtain this discount customers will either need to use…

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Official Images: Machine Kivaa Option Parts Set

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Machine Kivaa Option Parts set. As the name suggests the set will include the Machine Kivaa, which is the main bike used by Kamen Rider Kiva and several other effect parts such as his famous violin and his throne. The set will include: Machine Kivaa Bike Stand Throne Violin Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2) Pre-orders for the set will open on April 25 at 4 PM JST and the set will be released this September priced at 8,100 Yen. Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Brain

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Brain. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on Roidmude 003 aka Brain’s new form in the Drive Saga: Kamen Rider Brain two web series. As reported earlier, the two part Drive Saga: Kamen Rider Brain miniseries will feature the return of Shota Matsushima who will reprise his role as Brain. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X4, Right X4) Weapon Pre-orders for the figure will open on April 24 at 4 PM JST. The item will be released in January, 2020 priced at 6,600…

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