Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Black King (The Return of Ultraman)

Premium Bandai has recently unveiled an all-new Ultraman related S.H.Figuarts, this time it is based on the kaiju, Black King. For those unaware, Black King originates from the fourth Ultra series, The Return of Ultraman; the character made its debut during episodes 37 and 38, serving as the bodyguard to the sinister Alien Nackle. In addition, a pairing of the two species made appearance working together again in the 2015 series, Ultraman X. Now as for S.H.Figuarts Black King, it apparently does not come with any accessories or optional limbs, making a base…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Rosso Flame & Ultraman Blu Aqua

Tamashii Nations has decided to “color me” with their power, or at least try to with the release of Ultraman R/B’s Ultraman Rosso and Ultraman Blu as S.H.Figuarts. Now, starting off the series is our heroes in their base forms, Flame and Aqua. In addition, they are sold individually which somewhat defeats the purpose of them being practically inseparable siblings in the show. Nevertheless, their packaging and contents are nearly identical. However, these figures feature a few new tricks which Tamashii has developed to improve these and future figures/ molds.…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultimate Aegis/ Ultraman Zero Armor Option Set

In the past few months, Tamashii Nations teased that a S.H.Figuarts Ultimate Aegis/ Ultraman Zero Armor was to be released. However, at that time there was no clarification on how the item would distributed! It lead fans to speculate it would be sold alongside a re-issue of the unreleased S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero like its previous incarnations as part of the Ultra-Act series. Then as of today, Tamashii Nations surprised fans by revealing S.H.Figuarts Ultimate Aegis/ Ultraman Zero Armor is an “Option Set.” Yet, there is an unfortunate thing about this awesome news,…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Victory

Tamashii has updated their official listings with their June retail releases. Now, among these newest items is S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Victory, who is based on the character introduced in Ultraman Ginga S the second season of Ultraman Ginga. For those who are unaware, Ultaman Ginga S is apart of the New Ultraman Retsuden programming block, which aired from July 15, 2014 to December 23, 2014 in Japan. However, unlike future Ultra series this was not simulcast on Crunchyroll, but made available on the service for instant streaming.   Then as for S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Victory, the figure seemingly…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Mewtwo (Arts Remix)

Bandai Tamashii has updated with an official page for S.H.Figuarts Mewtwo (Arts Remix). The figure is an updated version of the original D-Arts Mewtwo, which was released in March 2013.  For those who are not aware Mewtwo was the first D-Arts release based on the Pokémon franchise. The figure will include Alternate Head Effect Parts Alternate Wrist Tamashii Stage Pre-orders for the figure will open on February 1 in Japan and the figure will be released as a general retail release this June priced at 5,400 yen. Those who are interested should check their preferred Japanese online retailer in order to secure their pre-order.…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Android 21

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official Dragon Ball S.H.Figuarts page with official images for S.H.Figuarts Android 21. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on the “true form” of Android 21. Android 21 made her debut as the main antagonist of Dragon Ball FighterZ’s story mode. S.H.Figuarts Android 21 will be released this June priced at 5,940 Yen as a retail release. Pre-orders for the figure will open later tonight so those who are interested in pre-ordering the figure early can check their preferred Japanese online retailer. Those who are willing to wait can expect pre-orders to open soon at…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X & Gomora Armor Set

Tamashii Nations has added the titular Ultraman from the 27th Ultra series, Ultraman X, to their S.H.Figuarts line! In addition, to making S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X, the figure comes with the Gomora Armor, as seen in the series. Now, the addition of the Gomora Armor is expected, since the armor concept was part of the series theme and tied to the year’s collectible gimmick. Furthermore, having the figure and armor together is nearly essential since it was not just the first used, but the main one due Daichi’s connection to the…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ridestriker & Zikan Girade / Zikan Zax Set

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for the S.H.Figuarts Ridestriker & Zikan Girade / Zikan Zax Set. For those who are not aware, the Ridestriker is the main bike for both Kamen Rider Zi-O and Kamen Rider Geiz. The set will include: Ridestriker Zikan Girade X2 (Gun Mode/ Sword Mode) Zikan Zax X2  (Bow Mode/ Axe Mode) Zi-O Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX2, Right X3)  Geiz Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X2) Tire Stand Tamashii Stage Pre-orders for the set will open on December 21 at 4 P.M. JST and the set will be released in June 2019 priced…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Maximum Gamer Level 99

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Maximum Gamer Level 99. For those who are not aware, the form debuted in episode 23 of Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. By using the Maximum Mighty X Gashat, emu was able to become this form. The Maximum Mighty X Gashat would later be used in conjunction with the Hyper Muteki Gashat to allow emu to become Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Muteki Gamer.  The figure includes: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2)  Gashakon Key Slasher Pre-orders for the figure will open on December 21 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in May 2019 priced…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Vegeta

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Vegeta. For those who are not aware the figure is based on Vegeta’s appearance in Dragon Ball Super: Broly.  The figure will include: Alternate Hair Part (Super Saiyan God) Alternate Face Part (Super Saiyan God) Alternate Face Parts X2 Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X4) Crossed Arm Parts Pre-orders for the item will open on December 16 at 4 P.M. JST and the figure will be released in May 2019 priced at 5,940 Yen. Those who are interested in pre-ordering the item early should contact…

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