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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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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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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Mike & Mike in the Morning Episode 6: The Post World Series Meltdown

An all-new podcast from Hero-Club.com featuring Janitor Joker and Soundout12, Mike & Mike in the Morning! A podcast that has two dudes named Mike, discussing pop culture from comics to cartoons, or anime to tokusatsu. In this episode, Janitor Joker opens the show by informing Soundout about a rant he had regarding this year’s MLB World Series. Now, this rant was caught on film, but cannot be aired due to a variety of reasons. Eventually, the Mike’s discuss the late 2018/ early 2019 theatrical releases they are interested in, like…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 64 – Oh Tamashii, My Damashii!

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode should be considered a continuation of the last discussion held during last week’s episode. For those joining us now, we concluded the show talking about Tamashii Nations finally releasing S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Kiva, and their unreleased products. Yet, in the time between recording and airing that episode, Tamashii Nations also hosted their Fall event; which made us further question Tamashii Nations’ methods of marketing their products. This lead to us looking back at the brand,…

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Official Images: Ultraman Mebius Ultra Replica Mebius Brace & Knight Brace

Premium Bandai recently announced an all-new Ultra Replica set joining the line; it is none other than both the Mebius Brace and Knight Brace from Ultraman Mebius! The Mebius Brace is the transformation device for the series’ titular character, Ultraman Mebius when he assumes his human form, Mirai Hibino. Whereas, the Knight Brace/ Knight Blade is a two-piece transformation device and weapon for Ultraman Hikari/ Hunter Knight Tsurugi; it has also been loaned to Ultraman Mebius. Now, in the series when Ultraman Mebius is in possession of both Braces he is…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 60 – Bleaching Fansubs & Official Releases

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today is the 60th Episode, and it might not live up to last week’s amazing episode. However, we think listeners will still have fun with the show, as today we are discussing fan subbing. We are focusing on the elements of how in the tokusatsu community, fan subbing is seen as competition and taken too seriously. In addition, we discuss the unnecessary backlash that official North American releases receive. Concluding the show is our review of the…

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