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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NYCC 2018: SSSS.Gridman English Dub Trailer Streamed

Funimation Entertainment has updated their official Twitter page with the English dub trailer for SSSS.Gridman. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the series as well as taking a look at the English cast for the anime. A new trailer for SSSS.GRIDMAN? Sign us up. #FunNYCC pic.twitter.com/UtslZEPfMD — Funimation (@FUNimation) October 4, 2018 Funimation also revealed the English dub cast for the series, which includes: Brandon McInnis: Yuta Robert McCollum: Gridman Jill Harris: Rikka Greg Ayres: Utsumi Lindsay Seidel: Akane Barry Yandell: Alexis The series will premiere in Japan on October…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 58 – Our Adventures at PMC

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” After being on hiatus longer than we expected, Wheelz and Soundout bring everyone up to date on what has been going on. First off, the podcast addresses the loss of our good friend, Seraph, who founded of the Broken Infinite. Then we cut to some of the recent topics in the news before taking a look back at Power Morphicon 2018. Now, PMC featured over 100+ guest from Saban’s various tokusatsu adaptions as well as some Super…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero

Figure-Oh Magazine recently revealed that Tamashii Nations is going to be releasing S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero in early 2019. However, today the official website activated the official product page regarding the figure, and its release. S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero is a February 2019 retail release, which places this figure three months after the Premium Bandai S.H.Figuarts release for the character’s powered-up form, Ultraman Zero Beyond.   Now, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero features several optional parts, and accessories. First off, the figure will feature a replacement head, an optional Color Timer, and an optional wrist…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla Denkou Choujin Gridman Dyna Dragon

Today, the Bandai Candy site revealed the official information regarding the next Super Mini-Pla Denkou Choujin Gridman release, Dyna Dragon. Now, unlike the previous Super Mini-Pla Gridman release, Dyna Dragon will be sold in two different ways, but both are Premium Bandai exclusives. The first is a single release for Dyna Dragon which will consist of the Dyna Fighter and King Jet; these either can be used to form the Dyna Fortress, or Dyna Dragon itself. In addition, the parts can combine with Gridman to form King Gridman. Furthermore, the…

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Trendmasters Godzilla Attacks NY Giant Playset Demo

We return to that city full of destruction, with a monster is to blame… Godzilla: King of the Monsters!   Four years ago I, Billy “TaJa” Dolye a.k.a. Wheelchair21, reviewed this playset on my YouTube channel. Whereas, the video was shared here on Hero Club, back in December 2017 on its third anniversary being published onto YouTube; where since then, the video has become my most seen video. Now, in that review I mention how I would do a demonstration video focusing on what are good collectible figures to display…

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SSSS.Gridman Premiere Date Announced

The official SSSS.Gridman website has updated with a new trailer and a key visual for the upcoming anime series. The visual features a look at several of the main characters as well as the titular hero, Gridman. The trailer was mirrored on the official Tsuburaya Youtube channel. The trailer features a look another look at the setting of the series as well as taking a look at several of the characters. The trailer also reveals that series will premiere in Japan on October 6 on WOWOW at midnight JST. The series will also air later on Tokyo MX, MBS, and BS11.…

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Official Images: Ultraman R/B DX Dark Orb Calibur

Yesterday, Premium Bandai announced that they will be releasing the DX Dark Orb Calibur featured in Ultraman R/B. The Dark Orb Calibur is the signature weapon of Ultraman Orb Dark, or as Makoto Aizen prefers to call him, Ultraman Orb Dark Noir Black Schwarz; thus completing the character as the polar opposite to Ultraman Orb Orb Origin. Now, this deluxe toy release will closely mirror the original Orb Calibur toy, but features more black in its paint scheme. However, its elemental signs are slightly different as Flame, Water, Ground, and Wind…

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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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