Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 84 – Janitor Joker’s Counterattack: Fusion Up

Welcome to an all-new episode of Hero Club’s first original podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode opens up with the podcast discussing the recent death of Power Ranger Ninja Storm’s Pua Magasiva. In addition, addressing the revelation that Grant McFarland, also from Ninja Storm, passed away too in late 2018. The cast talks on their thoughts hearing about the news, and enjoying their time on Power Rangers. Then the guys address the first Kamen Rider trademark of the Reiwa Era before getting to the main topic… Janitor Joker’s Counterattack…

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Ultraman Taiga Cast Revealed

Recently, the official Ultra series website updated with information regarding the remaining cast of their upcoming series, Ultraman Taiga. Previously we covered the series plot, leading actor, and our Ultras which people can read here. However, currently we have the members of EGIS and the Ultra voice actors. Below is a full translation regarding the cast and character biographies, as well as previous roles.   Kana Sasaki, President of EGIS: The woman who launched the private organization EGIS, following a previous incident with another police-like organization she worked for on…

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Official Images: Ultraman Cosmos Ultra Replica Cosmos Pluck

Today, Premium Bandai opened orders pages for the next Ultra Replica release based on Ultraman Cosmos’ transformation device the Cosmos Pluck. The Ultra Replica Cosmos Pluck will feature variety of sounds and a LED light to replicate the in-show mechanics, which can be activated by three different buttons. The item will feature Taiyo Sugiura reprising his role as Musashi Haruno/ Ultraman Cosmos to deliver new recorded audio. In addition, the item will allow fans to transform into Ultraman Cosmos various forms such as, Luna, Corona, Eclipse, Miracluna, Space Corona, and…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 82 – The Father, the Son & the Ultimate Dai-Satan

Welcome to an all-new episode of Hero Club’s first original podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode is pretty packed, but runs smooth compared to our usual shows. We open up with a decent amount news consisting of kaiju and Ultraman stuff. We have a new Mothra blu-ray, and new King of the Monsters trailers to be specific. However, the best news is for the upcoming Ultra series, Ultraman Taiga, who is the son of Ultraman Taro! Then as for the main discussion we discuss/ review the Super Sentai Strongest…

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Ultraman Taiga – First Preview Trailer

Tsuburaya Productions uploaded the first preview trailer for the upcoming series, Ultraman Taiga onto their official YouTube Channel. The trailer gives fans a glimpse of the fighting styles of the new Ultras who will make their debut within the series. First off is the titular character, Ultraman Taiga the son of Ultraman Taro; he is then followed by members of the “Tri Squad,” Ultraman Titas and Ultraman Fuma. The trailer then culminates on their host, Hiroyuki Kobe being bestowed with their powers allowing him to transform. Ultraman Taiga is the…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman GridKnight & Gridman (Initial Fighter) Set

Last night, Bandai revealed the newest additions to the Super Mini-Pla line which come from the anime series, SSSS.Gridman based on the Tsuburaya Productions’ hero/ series, Denkou Choujin Gridman. The first set to be announced is the basic Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman set, which we previously covered. Then as for the second set announced, it is a Premium Bandai release for GridKnight and Gridman (Initial Fighter), his first form in the series.   For those unaware, the GridKnight is the evolved form of the kaiju, Anti, who is based on Shinobilar…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman

Last night, Bandai revealed the newest additions to the Super Mini-Pla line which come from the anime series, SSSS.Gridman based on the Tsuburaya Productions’ hero/ series, Denkou Choujin Gridman. The first set to be announced is the basic Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman set; whereas, the second set announced will get its own follow up article shortly. Now, this Super Mini-Pla set will include Gridman and his assist weapons which can combine together to form Gridman’s various forms seen in the series. For those unaware, the assist weapons consist the Neon Genesis…

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Tsuburaya Productions Announces the Next Ultra Series, Ultraman Taiga

Early this morning, Tsuburaya Productions Co., Ltd. officially announced their next installment in the Ultra series, Ultraman Taiga. This new series will officially begin airing on Saturday, July 6th and will be broadcast on TV Tokyo. Ultraman Taiga will also be the seventh series within the “New Generation Heroes” series which began with Ultraman Ginga in 2013 to last year’s Ultraman R/B.   Now, Ultraman Taiga will be the first series where our main character/ protagonist, Hiroyuki Kudo will possess the ability to become three different Ultras: Ultraman Taiga, Titas,…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman & Ultraman Suit ver7 -the Animation-

Tamashii Nations previously announced at the Ultra Hero Tamashii Event that they would be release new S.H.Figuarts based on Ultraman and Ultraseven as seen in the Ultraman manga. Yet, the characters were previously released by Tamashii Nations as Ultra-Act x S.H.Figuarts during the early years of the manga’s run. However, the release of these updated figures are to commemorate the adaptation of the manga as the Netflix original anime series.   First off, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman -the Animation- is based on Shinjiro Hayata armored form, as he inherited the Ultra Factor…

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Name of Japan’s Newest Era Confirmed

Recently a conference was held in Japan by the Japanese government to announce the new era for the country. The new era is tentatively known as the “Reiwa Era,” which translates to Harmonic Peace. The name is derived from the Manyoshu, a collection of historic Japanese poems. Now, Reiwa Era will effective begin on May 1st under Japan’s new emperor, Emperor Naruhito. For those who are not familiar with Japanese history, era names were first conceived by Emperor Kōtoku in 645. The first era in Japan was known as the…

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