[Interview] Starlight Runner Entertainment’s Steele Filipek: Discovering Ultraman!

Today, Hero-Club is proud to present our newest video interview! Our guest this time is another Starlight Runner Entertainment employee, Steele Filipek. For those unaware, Mr. Steele Filipek is a writer and producer who has worked for SHOWTIME, as well as contributed to the Halo franchise, Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Men in Black 3. However, as apart of Starlight Runner Entertainment, Mr. Filipek is assisting in the Ultra Series expansion into the West. Currently, Mr. Filipek resides as the Editor-in-Chief for Ultraman Galaxy, the official North American website…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Zetton Trillion-Degree Fireball Ver.

Four years ago, Tamashii Nations released S.H.Figuarts Zetton at retail. The figure’s release did fairly well, but eventually became a shelf-warming item when distributed to North America. Also, since its release we cannot recall if there were any re-issues for the product. However, Premium Bandai surprisingly enough announced a new version of figure.   Titled, S.H.Figuarts Zetton Trillion-Degree Fireball Ver., this figure is set to replicate Zetton’s fireball attack, as seen in the original Ultraman series. Now, the difference between the two releases seem to be paint applications to recreate…

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Ultra Galaxy Fight: The Absolute Conspiracy Trailer 2 & Additional Details

Yesterday, Tsuburaya Productions released an all-new trailer for the upcoming mini-series Ultra Galaxy Fight: The Absolute Conspiracy. In addition, Tsuburaya Productions also provided more details regarding the series’ returning characters and cast members. For those unaware, this special web series will dive deep into the Ultra Series’ vast history, and tell how certain events came to unfold. However, it will also include the mysterious titan, Absolute Tartarus, who seeks to alter history. Thankfully, the Ultras of the current will join with the veteran heroes of old to stop Absolute Tartarus’…

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[Official Images] Super Mini-Pla Choudenshi Bioman Bio Robo & Bio Dragon

After being teased for a few months, Bandai has finally officially revealed the full information regarding Super Mini-Pla Bio Robo. This release is another retail Super Sentai release within the Super Mini-Pla line. However, this time the set is based on the mecha, Bio Robo from the highly acclaimed series installment, Choudenshi Bioman. For those unaware, Choudenshi Bioman is the eighth series within the Super Sentai franchise, having aired from February 4, 1984 to January 26, 1985. In addition, it is one of the few series to have an international…

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[Official Images] Ultraman Z “Light! Sound!” Special Aircraft No. 1 Sevenger Figure

This past weekend, Tsuburaya Productions held a live-stream with the cast Ultraman Z and its director. The stream featured the cast discussing the series thus far, and talked about things behind-the-scenes. In addition, the panel featured the cast looking at the products, and promoting series contests. Among the items shown during the live-stream was the item we are featuring here today, “Light! Sound!” Special Aircraft No. 1 Sevenger figure. This is a highly detailed and articulated figure of the overly popular S.T.O.R.A.G.E. mecha/ Capsule Monster, Sevenger. However, the figure will…

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Ultra Galaxy Fight: The Absolute Conspiracy’s Story, Release Date & Cast Revealed

Tsuburaya Productions recently announced the release date for their upcoming YouTube web-series, Ultra Galaxy Fight: The Absolute Conspiracy. In addition, to the release date the official synopsis and the cast has also been confirmed. Now, the series will premiere on Sunday, November 22 on the official Tsuburaya Productions channel. The series synopsis has been broken down into three arcs, however these descriptions may contain various spoilers. So, we recommend that readers should continue at their own discretion.   Arc 1 We open on Galaxy Rescue Force’s elite Ultraman Ribut during…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Fuma

Late last week, Premium Bandai announced it will finally be releasing S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Fuma, an item previously shown at past events. For those unaware, the figure is based on the third Ultra member of the Tri-Squad featured in Ultraman Taiga. Ultraman Fuma is from Planet O-50 which is known as the home world for past heroes like Ultraman Orb, Rosso and Blu. The Tri-Squad are linked to Hiroyuki, and within the team, Ultraman Fuma serves as the agile and quick attacker using ninjutsu. Ultraman Fuma is the last main character…

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[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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[Official Images] Kamen Rider Zero-One DX Memorial Progrise Key Set SIDE AIMS & ZAIA

Today, Premium Bandai unveiled two Memorial Progrise Key sets for Kamen Rider Zero-One, as the series will conclude soon in Japan. The first of the two that we will be looking at is the DX Memorial Progrise Key Set SIDE AIMS & ZAIA. This set features four Progrise Keys that are associated with the main characters from AIMS and ZAIA Enterprise. Now, like most Memorial sets from Premium Bandai these DX items will contain dialog from the series, recorded by their user’s corresponding actor. So, these Progrise Keys will feature…

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Tsuburaya Productions Announces Ultra Galaxy Fight: The Absolute Conspiracy

Today, Tsuburaya Productions confirmed and announced the next installment within the Ultra Galaxy Fight web-series. Titled, Ultra Galaxy Fight: The Absolute Conspiracy, this mini-series may feature a time-traveling theme, as major historical events in the Ultra Series are in a crisis or being highlighted. From the trailer below, fans will see Alien Emperor is seen attacking the Land of Light, Ultraman Belial is being tempted by darkness, and Ultraman Tregear begins his battle with Ultraman Taro. In addition, the Guar Army from Andro Melos will return in this series, as…

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