[Toy Review] Power Rangers Lightning Collection Wave 3

Hey there Hero Club! Wave 4 of the Power Rangers Lightning Collection is currently out and about online, whereas Wave 5 will be releasing in a couple months. So, let us take a look back at the great figures released in Wave 3! Now, this wave features four figures: Mighty Morphin Red Ranger/ Jason Lee Scott, Beast Morphers Blue Ranger/ Ravi Shaw, Dino Charge Gold Ranger/ Sir Ivan of Xandar and Lord Drakkon/ Tommy Oliver. This wave was released in an eight figure case assortment that broken down to 3x MMPR Red,…

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Crunchyroll Adds Digimon Adventure (2020) to Spring Line-Up

Today, Crunchyroll announced that the new Digimon Adventure series is joining its Spring 2020 simulcast line-up. The series is a reboot of the highly beloved Digimon Adventure series of the same title released in 1999. The new series is the eighth anime installment within the franchise, and is set to broadcast in Japan on Fuji TV. The series will premiere on Sunday, April 5th, but it will be broadcast/ simulcast on Crunchyroll’s service every Friday, starting tomorrow. Below is the official information and trailer for the series: Synopsis: It’s the…

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[Official Images] Super Mini-Pla Spider-Man (Toei 1978) Leopardon

Recently, Bandai made an explosive announcement in regards to release new merchandise for Toei’s adaptation of Marvel’s iconic hero, Spider-Man. Among the Spider-Man products announced to be released by Bandai in Fall 2020 is the Super Mini-Pla Leopardon! In the series, motorcyclist Takuya Yamashiro given the powers to become Spider-Man by an alien to combat the Cross Army. In addition, Takuya is giving the alien warship known as the Marveller, which transforms into the giant robot, Leopardon; the mecha itself became a valuable resource in Takuya’s arsenal. Whereas in reality,…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Spider-Man & Soul of Chogokin Leopardon (Toei 1978)

Fans of Toei’s Spider-Man series have long awaited for today’s news! As today, Tamashii Nations has solicited a pair of items based on the series; a S.H.Figuarts of the titular hero and a renewal Soul of Chogokin of the mighty Leopardon.   Toei’s interpretation of Spider-Man is classic and legendary among tokusatsu and comic book fans. Whereas, the toy collectors of these fandoms have been asking for years to have any company make Toei’s Spider-Man as an articulated action figure. Bandai’s Tamashii Nations has now taken the title of being…

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[Official Images] Kamen Rider Zero-One DX Raidriser

Recently, Premium Bandai activated its order page and listing for the Kamen Rider Zero-One DX Raidriser. Now, for those unaware or caught up with the series, the Raidriser is a transformation device produced by Zaia Enterprise. Using a Progrise Key with the Raidriser it allows people to become Raiders, which are monsters with Kamen Rider-like abilities. Currently, the Raidriser’s most prominent user is Yua Yaiba/ Kamen Rider Valkyrie, who becomes the Fighting Jackal Raider via the Fighting Jackal Progrise Key.   Now, the DX Raidriser will consist of the belt,…

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Toei Tokusatsu World Official Announced; FEATURING OFFICIAL ENGLISH SUBTITLES!

This just in from Toei’s official website, starting April 6, 2020 the studio will begin uploading English Subtitled episodes of tokusatsu and Super Robot series. The channel titled Toei Tokusatsu World Official, will feature 70 series from their library produced from 1960 to the 1990s. The channel will feature a mascot known as Contentmaru who is a shinobi fox who is tasked with delivering Toei Tokusatsu to the world. Beginning on April 6, 2020 the first two episodes from each of the 70 series will be available. These episodes will feature English…

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Shout Factory & PlutoTV announce “TokuSHOUTsu”

Happy Monday heroes, we have some news when it comes to tokusatsu. Through the joint efforts of Pluto TV and Shout! Factory TV, TokuSHOUTsu a new streaming channel on Pluto TV will be bringing Ultraman, Super Sentai, and Kamen Rider to the United States. To quote some of the IGN article which outlines all the specifics. Beginning at midnight PT on Tuesday, March 17, TokuSHOUTsu can be found on Pluto TV Channel 681 (in the Tech + Geek section). The channel will offer a mix of live, curated content and…

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[Official Images] Complete Selection Modification Garren Buckle, Rouse Absorber & Garren Rouzer

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Complete Selection Modification Garren Buckle, Rouze Absorber & Garren Rouzer. For those who are not aware, the three devices are the primary transformation devices/ arsenal for Kamen Rider Garren. Yet, in episode 30 of Kamen Rider Blade, Sakuya Tachibana aka Kamen Rider Garren used the power of the Rouze Absorber and the Queen Card in order to become Jack Form. The Complete Selection Modification Garren Rouzer will include a longer blade attachment to the device, as compared to the original DX…

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[Official Images] Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger Ryusoul Ken -Memorial Edition-

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger Ryusoul Ken -Memorial Edition-. Similar to the previously announced Kaito Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger VS Memorial Set, the “Memorial Edition” of the Ryusoul Ken will feature updated parts such as a larger handle and sounds. Now, the Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger Ryusoul Ken -Memorial Edition- will feature a larger blade as the initial release needed to be kept to retail standards. The original length of the DX Ryusoul Ken was around 380 mm (roughly 14.96 Inches)…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Valkyrie Rushing Cheetah

After being teased for months, Bandai has finally provided information regarding the release for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Valkyrie Rushing Cheetah. The product is going to be sold as a Summer 2020, Premium Bandai exclusive. Now for those unaware, the figure is based on the third Rider, Kamen Rider Valkyrie/ Yue Yaiba (portrayed by Hiroe Igeta) in Kamen Rider Zero-One. In the series, Yue Yaiba is established as an agent of AIMS, fighting the rouge Humagear. However, it is later revealed that she also works for the corrupt Zaia Enterprise, a…

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