[Interview] Starlight Runner Entertainment CEO Jeff Gomez: Bringing Ultraman Back to America!

Today is Friday and the week is over, but Hero-Club is proud to present our latest video interview! Our guest this time is none other than Starlight Runner Entertainment CEO Jeff Gomez. For those unaware, Mr. Jeff Gomez is an esteemed writer and producer who has written for Valiant Comics, Magic the Gathering, and the Turok franchise. Eventually, he went onto establish Starlight Runner Entertainment, which helped to produce a variety of television programs and films. Fans can associate the company’s and his work with properties like James Cameron’s Avatar,…

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Denkou Choujin Gridman the Complete Series Coming to Blu-Ray

Today, Tsuburaya Productions unveiled the full information for the Denkou Choujin Gridman Complete Series Blu-Ray Box, from its contents to its box art. All 39-episodes will be remastered for 1080p HD, and the set will include various special features that span over seven discs. The approximate run-time is 950-minutes for the entire series, and over 100-minutes in bonus content. Confirmed special features include credit-less Opening and Ending sequences, and an in-package special leaflet. Now, this box set is receiving a quick release, as it is set to release next month on December 20th…

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October 2017 Figure-Oh Scans: S.H.Figuarts Reveals

Recently the latest figure-oh scans have surfaced online, which reveal a few new S.H.Figuarts releases that will be released in March & May 2018. The first reveal is S.H.Figuarts Night Rogue based on the character seen in Kamen Rider Build.  The figure will be a standard released in March 2018 priced at 5,184 Yen. The next figure reveal is S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster. For those who are unaware, Ultraman Orb can become this form by fusing the powers of the Ultra Fusion Cards: Ultraman Zoffy, and Belial. The figure will be a Premium Bandai release in May priced at 6,480 Yen. The final reveal is S.H.Figuarts…

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Ultraman Geed “Special Trailer”

Late last night, Tsuburaya Productions listed on their YouTube Channel a new promotional video for the upcoming Ultra series, Ultraman Geed. The trailer opens with an almost typical slideshow narration setting up the series’ backstory. The backstory features Ultraman Belial’s fight with the Space Garrison, and the creation of the Ultra Capsules. The trailer then transitions to the present day, where Riku Asakura and his companion Alien Pegassa Pega are brought to an alien ship. There Riku finds the Ultra Capsules, and Geed Riser which allows him to transform into…

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May 2017 Figure-Oh Scans: S.H.Figuarts Reveals

Recently the latest Figure-Oh scans have surfaced online, which reveals some new S.H.Figuarts releases. The revealed S.H.Figuarts releases include: S.H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon Neo  Release Date: October Price: 5,500 Yen S.H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon New Omega Release Date: November  Price: 5,500 Yen S.H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon Neo (Amazon.co.jp Ver) Release Date: October Price: 7,020 Yen S.H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon New Omega (Amazon.co.jp Ver) Release Date: November Price: 7,020 Yen S.H.Figuarts Dan Moroboshi (Ultraseven) Release Date: October Price: 5,800 Yen Source: Taghobby  

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Ultraman Orb Episode 24 – The Ultimate King Devil Beast Strikes Back Review

We now come to part two of the Ultraman Orb finale! In this episode Juggler reveals to the world that the Orochi is making its return, and will be fully evolved. How will Orb be able to defeat the revived behemoth, which now calls its self the Magata no Orochi? Summary: Demaaga, Gomess, and Telesdon surface in the city, but quickly die as soon as Orb appears. Naomi attempts to play out her dream of Orb’s battle with Zetton, trying to claim more of her great grandmother’s memory before waking…

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Ultraman Orb Episode 21 – The Girl with the Blue Ribbon Review

The first of the final episodes in the series, and it features an interesting mystery… The return of Hyper Zetton Deathscythe! How could this monster be back from the grave? Watch the episode on Crunchyroll, or read the spoiler filled summary below! Summary: S.S.P. discovers that there have been various sightings of Hyper Zetton Deathscythe, and with its appearances comes a mysterious girl that wears a blue ribbon. S.S.P. manages to discover the girl’s location at an elderly couple’s house, and Gai is already there adding to the mystery. The…

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Amazon Prime Goes Ultra – Ultraman Orb: The Origin Saga Trailer & More

The official Ultraman Website has recently updated its section on the upcoming Amazon Japan Prime series, Ultraman Orb: The Origin Saga. The page updates feature a series description, cast, staff, and opening/ end credit tracks. Along with this huge update Amazon Japan’s YouTube uploaded the first full length trailer for the series. Ultraman Orb: The Origin Saga will begin on December 26 with weekly upload for new episodes, and will run for 12 episodes. Series Description: Ultraman Orb: The Origin Saga is the series that chronicles the past of both,…

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A Limited Ultraman Double Feature Coming to America in 2017

Yesterday, Tsuburaya Productions’ North American distributor William Winckler Productions secured select theatrical runs for the English dubs of Ultraman Ginga S the Movie, and Ultraman X the Movie. The two movies are to be billed as a Double Feature special, with their run beginning on January 8, 2017 with most runs concluding by January 28, 2017. Below one can read information on the films in this double feature, and find where showings will be held throughout the month of January. For an Ultra fan that is lucky enough to be…

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