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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Discotek Media Licenses Space Wolf Juspion & Message From Space: Galactic Wars

Today at Otakon, Discotek Media announced during their panel that they acquired the license for the fourth Metal Hero series, Space Wolf Juspion. For those unaware, the Metal Hero series are tokusatsu programs produced by Toei. In addition, a handful of these series were adapted in America by Saban Brand as VR Troopers and the Big Bad Beetleborgs. However, Juspion was one of the many to not be adapted, but managed to become an internationally known series.   Space Wolf Juspion’s summary via Wikipedia: While reading the Galaxy Bible, Ejin learns…

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Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel Anniversary Teaser

Today, IGN reported and released a new trailer for Power Ranger Super Ninja Steel’s return to tv. This trailer highlights the upcoming 25th anniversary special, Dimensions in Danger! This episode will air in prime-time on Nickelodeon and feature the return of various Rangers from the past. These returns include Tommy Oliver (Jason David Frank), Wes Collins (Jason Faunt), Gemma (Li Ming Hu), Kathrine Hillard (Catherine Sutherland) and possibly many more…   In addition, this teaser focuses on the Rangers’ needing to restore their powers! Furthermore, the Rangers will discover that their…

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Kamen Rider Zi-O Press Conference

Today, Toei held its annual press conference for the next installment in the Kamen Rider series. The new upcoming series, Kamen Rider Zi-O, will succeed Kamen Rider Build in September, and will be the final Heisei Era Kamen Rider show. Now, before we go in depth on the press conference allow us to get readers up to date with the official summary for the show, as seen below.   Kamen Rider Zi-O’s Story: A time machine will appear before our hero, born in the year 2000; he dreams of one…

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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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Dragon Ball FighterZ Nintendo Switch Open Beta Confirmed

Bandai Namco Entertainment recently announced that there will be an open beta for Dragon Ball FighterZ on the Nintendo Switch. This open beta will be for Japanese, American, and European players. The open beta for the Nintendo Switch will be active from August 9th at 6:00 pm est to August 11 at 8:59 pm est. However, the pre-load for the beta is available as of today!   The Dragon Ball FighterZ Nintendo Switch open beta will feature 23 playable characters. In addition, players will be able to access the Practice…

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Constantine: City Of Demons Trailer

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment recently released the trailer for the Constantine: City of Demons home video release. Now, the home video releases bills the CW Seed series as Constantine: City of Demons the Movie, as it compiles series into a feature length film. However, the film will feature an addition 20-minutes of footage similar to Vixen the Movie. The series/ film is not set within the Arrowverse, and is actually set within the current DC animated movie-verse, as it lines up with Justice League Dark. A decade after a tragic…

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Tamashii Nations 2018 Event Exclusive: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Dark

On July 18th, Bandai Tamashii revealed the first six exclusive items attendees can purchase at Tamashii Nations 2018. During the reveal Bandai teased a seventh exclusive would be announced on August 1st. Yesterday, that reveal turned out to be none other than S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Dark. For those unaware, Ultraman Orb Dark is an evil doppelganger of Ultraman Orb that appears in current series, Ultraman R/B; Makoto Aizen transforms into the character, but refers to it as Ultraman Orb Dark Noir Black Schwarz. Now, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Dark will consist…

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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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Yu Yu Hakusho 25th Anniversary Special Episodes Advance Screening

Reported back in May, the fourth Yu Yu Hakusho Blu-Ray box set will feature two 25th anniversary special episodes, “TWO SHOTS” and “Noruka Soruka” (All or Nothing). The box set is set to released on October 26, 2018, but 20 days before the release, the two episodes will receive an advance screening.   The advance screening for the two special episodes will be held on October 6th at Anime Film Festival Tokyo 2018. The event will be hosted at the Toho Cinemas Shinjuku theater, which will also feature a live…

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