Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial Atrocious

The Demonic Fusion is unleashed within Tamashii Nations’ S.H.Figuarts line, as Ultraman Belial Atrocious arrives. This combination is the fusion of the Dark Lugiel and Alien Empera Kaiju Capsules. For those unaware, Alien Empera was the main antagonist of Ultraman Mebius whereas, Dark Lugiel was the antagonist in Ultraman Ginga/ Ultraman Ginga S. Yet, in this form, Ultraman Belial Atrocious makes me consider it a reference to the Ultra N Project. Never the less, this was Belial’s acquired form for the Geed finale, and it is impressive. The figure features…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 57 – Putting the DC in SDCC

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” This week’s episode opens with Wheelz and Metal looking at some interesting Gridman news concerning the anime as well as new toy. However, we eventually transition to an unconventional discussion on San Diego Comic Con 2018. The reason behind this discussion is due to the fact that this year we were unable to host our “Wrap Up” show for the event. We discuss a lot DC comics related events, but we close on the King of the…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Rosso & Blu

Earlier today, Amazon Japan accidentally revealed information on the upcoming S.H.Figuarts releases for Ultraman R/B. These listings featured S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Rosso Flame, Rosso Wind, Ultraman Blu Aqua, and Blu Ground. Now, the Amazon listings featured limited information, consisting of a few images, pre-order bonuses, and the month of release. However, Tamashii Nations recently updated their S.H.Figuarts Ultra section with the entire release information.   S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Rosso Flame and Ultraman Blu Aqua are scheduled as retail releases for this December. Both figures will be sold individually for 5400 yen. Each…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla Denkou Choujin Gridman

Today, Tsuburaya Productions held the official press conference for the upcoming SSSS.Gridman anime. The event mostly focused on new visuals, and the additional of cast members. However, following the event new products began to be teased, or officially announced. One of these newly revealed items is the Super Mini-Pla Denkou Choujin Gridman set! Now, people might question why is Gridman in the Super Mini-Pla line? The answer is astounding, because this set features the vehicles that form God Zenon, and allow Gridman to become Thunder Gridman. Also, this Super Mini-Pla…

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SSSS.Gridman Anime Official Visual & New Cast Members Announced

The official twitter page for the SSSS.Gridman anime has updated with new details for the upcoming show. These details were first revealed at the press conference that was recently held in Japan. In addition, Tsuburaya Productions even produced a SSSS.Gridman suit to be present during the conference to stand alongside his tokusatsu predecessor, and series cast. First, a new visual for the series was revealed, which features a look at the mecha redesigns and our hero, Gridman. そしてTVアニメ『SSSS.GRIDMAN』のキービジュアル2を公開!#SSSS_GRIDMAN pic.twitter.com/pgkgpt32NG — SSSS.GRIDMAN公式アカウント (@SSSS_GRIDMAN) July 25, 2018 Next, some new cast members for the…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 55 – Zi-O! XIO! Go, Go MEGARANGER!

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” This week’s episode features Metal and Wheelz taking a sneak peak at Kamen Rider Zi-O. In addition, they learn of and discuss an upcoming tv movie about Shotaro Ishinomori. Following that they talk about Blu-Ray news, Artisan news, and another wave of guests for PMC. Then closing out the show Wheelz is joined by Soundout to hear what he thought about Ultraman X. Did Soundout enjoy his first Ultra series, or did he hate it?! Find out…

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Official Images: Ultraman Nexus Ultra Replica Evoltruster & Blast Shot

Premium Bandai recently announced an all-new Ultra Replica item joining the line; it is none other than Ultraman Nexus’ Evoltruster and Blast Shot! Now, these items are an interesting pair, as the two compliment one another. The Evoltruster allows the various Nexus hosts, Denaumists, to transform into Ultraman Nexus. Whereas, the Blast Shot is a weapon that can only be wield by the Denaumists; it has two modes the Air Burst Mode, and Gun Mode. Below is the official gallery and our summary for the contents of the Ultra Replica…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 54 – PMC, Anime Expo & Zyu2

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” This week’s episode features our return after a near month hiatus, which we can blame Soundout’s job for. Never the less, the gang gets together to discuss PMC guests, and tokusatsu anime adaptations. Then we close out the store discussing Zyu2 the custom made footage for Saban Brands during MMPR. We talk about what we like and what we did not like, as well as how the footage overall helped both Power Rangers and Super Sentai! On…

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SSSS.Gridman Second Trailer, New Character & Additional Staff

The official website for Studio Trigger’s and Tsuburaya Productions’ SSSS.Gridman anime released an all new trailer for the upcoming series. In addition, the site revealed a new character appearing in the series, as well as more staff. The new character in the anime, Alexis Kerib, who could seemingly be a new antagonist of the series, replacing Khan Digifier. Alexis Kerib is designed by DARLING in the FRANXX’s Shigeto Koyama, and will be voiced by Tetsu Inada. Fans of Tetsu Inada will easily identify him as the voice behind Dekaranger’s Doggie…

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Ultraman Manga Anime Adaptation to Premiere on Netflix Worldwide

The 12th compiled volume of the Ultraman manga has revealed that the anime adaptation will be having a worldwide simultaneous release on Netflix in Spring 2019. The Ultraman anime adaptation will be directed by Kenji Kamiyama and Shinji Aramaki. The anime is being produced by Production I.G with the help of Sola Digital Arts. For those who are unaware, the Ultraman manga is written by Eiichi Shimizu and illustrated by Tomohiro Shimoguchi. The manga launched in the Monthly Hero magazine on November 1, 2011 and was later licensed by VIz Media internationally in 2015. Viz Media provided a description…

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