International Based ‘Ultraman’ Reboot in the Works

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that an Ultraman “reboot” is in the works for the international market. The project will be produced by Tsuburaya Productions and US based Starlight Runner Entertainment. Starlight Runner Entertainment will be working with The Licensing Group to release the series “across multiple platforms, with story-driven licensing and merchandising programs for the U.S. and international markets.” The project is stated to be produced as a series that will be released on a streaming platform.   For those who are not aware, Ultraman is a long running tokusatsu series that was created by Eiji Tsuburaya. The original series was released…

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Godzilla: King of the Monsters Trailer 2

Let’s keep this train of news going, we got the second trailer for the upcoming Godzilla movie titled Godzilla: King of the Monsters.In this new trailer, the audience finally gets to see all of the “Titans” in all their glory, and not just in S.H.MonsterArts form. What is also interesting is the trailer emphasizes on the world and our society trying cope/ understand the significance of the kaiju. Anyways, check out the trailer below: Following the global success of “Godzilla” and “Kong: Skull Island” comes the next chapter in Warner…

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Review: Super Mini-Pla Ninja Gattai Muteki Shogun/ Shogun Megazord

Whether it is “Hidden Style: Giant Beast General Jutsu!” or “We need Shogunzord power now!” this Super Mini-Pla set is bound to deliver! First off, the box is based on the original Deluxe Muteki Shogun, so it gives off a nostalgic vibe. The build while not shown is actually very tedious and annoying, but somehow I found it enjoyable too. Now, once constructed the Giant General Beasts feature several points of articulation and have their signature weapons. Whereas, when combine as Muteki Shogun/ the Shogun Megazord it is stands magnificently,…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 67 – Requiem of Go Nagai

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode was recorded under the gun, as Wheelz and Soundout began shooting it between 2 to 4:00 am. They attempt to talk about the next Toei V-Cinext release, Lupinranger VS Patranger vs. Kyuranger, and the Netflix Ultraman trailer. In addition, they talk about an off-color conversation on if Go Nagai made a Toei tokusatsu series, all before doing spotlight review on GARO: Red Requiem. Now, next week on Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu, the cast will discuss…

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Kishiryu Sentai Ryusouger First Quarter Toy Catalog

Today, continues to bring forth incredible news as the first quarter toy catalog for the next Super Sentai, Kishiryu Sentai Ryusouger has surfaced online. The new series was originally rumored to be a “dragon knight” themed series, where in actuality it turns out to be another dinosaur team. This is the fastest period in which Toei has returned to using dinosaurs since Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger aired six years ago. The difference in time between Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger and Bakaryuu Sentai Abaranger was nearly an entire decade, and it was about the…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 66 – Guilty of Mechanical Violations

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode picks up with us talking about more “Guilty Pleasure” tokusatsu films and series. Interestingly enough some American productions/ adaptations appear on our lists for viewing. Following that discussion we look at Toku HD’s second, and longer Kamen Rider poll. Luckily this time around the poll was more fan interactive. Then wrapping up the episode Wheelz and Soundout attempt to not get violated by the film, Mechanical Violator Hakaider. However, we can safely say only one…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial

Tamashii Nations has previously teased the upcoming release for S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial. However, as of today, the official website features all the information regarding to this figure’s release. S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial will consist of the base body, and two pairs of optional hands. The figure will also come with the Giga Battlenizer; the item seems to be a reprint of the original accessory sold alongside S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial Atrocious. Below is the official gallery from Tamashii Nations: Now, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial is an April 2019 retail release which will be…

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Netflix Ultraman Anime Trailer Streamed

Netflix recently updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the upcoming Ultraman anime series. For those who are not aware, the series is an anime adaptation of Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series. The manga series debuted in Hero’s Monthly in November 2011. The manga series serves as a sequel to the original 1966 Ultraman live-action series. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the series and previews some of the characters. The Ultraman anime series will launch exclusively on Netflix on April 1st, 2019. The larger than life legend who defined a generation, now returns…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 65 – Guilty as Charged

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode opens on sad news, since at the time of recording the world had just discovered Stan Lee passed away. We discuss how Stan Lee helped to make Marvel the great influence it has become throughout the years. In addition, we talk about the influence it had on tokusatsu. We then jump to happier things like the Detective Pikachu, and the Heisei Generations Forever trailers. However, we are mostly into the Detective Pikachu movie, because the…

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Review: S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (1964) Emergence Version

I finally managed to purchase the S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (1964): The Emergence of Godzilla Version, while I attended Power Morphicon 2018. Now, this the 2015 Premium Bandai repaint/ reissue of the 2013 release, S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (1964) as seen in Mothra vs. Godzilla. This repaint specifically depicts Godzilla’s first appearance in the film, erupting from the beach side area thus the name Emergence Ver. However, the dirt and sand stuck to the MosuGoji suit for most of the production. In addition, this repaint/ reissue includes a Tamashii Effect piece to recreate Godzilla’s…

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