[Official Images] Mini-Pla Mashin Gattai Series 02 King Express

Recently, Bandai’s official Candy Toy site updated with information regarding the second Mini-Pla release for Mashin Sentai Kirameiger. Continuing the Mini-Pla Mashin Gattai Series (Magical Combine Series), the second release features the “villainous mecha” Majin Jouki and Majin Express. For those unaware, Mashin Sentai Kirameiger is the current Super Sentai series airing in Japan. Currently in the series, Majin Jouki is the mecha created by Dark Empire Yodonheim after stealing the Royal Train of the Crystalia Kingdom; the vehicle was then converted into featuring a robot tyrannosaurus form. Yet, Majin…

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Tsuburaya Productions Announces Ultraman Z the Series

Today, Tsuburaya Productions announced the newest installment to the Ultra Series, Ultraman Z! The show is officially the 32th installment in the Ultra Series, but the 24th televised program in the franchise. In addition, the series is the second one to air within the Reiwa era, while being apart of the New Generation Heroes saga.   Now, the series features Ultraman Zero mentoring the newest Ultra Hero, Zett during his mission to Earth. Ultraman Zero’s involvement as a mentor is to cap-off the character’s 10th anniversary, as well as continue…

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[Official Images] Super Mini-Pla Spider-Man (Toei 1978) Leopardon

Recently, Bandai made an explosive announcement in regards to release new merchandise for Toei’s adaptation of Marvel’s iconic hero, Spider-Man. Among the Spider-Man products announced to be released by Bandai in Fall 2020 is the Super Mini-Pla Leopardon! In the series, motorcyclist Takuya Yamashiro given the powers to become Spider-Man by an alien to combat the Cross Army. In addition, Takuya is giving the alien warship known as the Marveller, which transforms into the giant robot, Leopardon; the mecha itself became a valuable resource in Takuya’s arsenal. Whereas in reality,…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Spider-Man & Soul of Chogokin Leopardon (Toei 1978)

Fans of Toei’s Spider-Man series have long awaited for today’s news! As today, Tamashii Nations has solicited a pair of items based on the series; a S.H.Figuarts of the titular hero and a renewal Soul of Chogokin of the mighty Leopardon.   Toei’s interpretation of Spider-Man is classic and legendary among tokusatsu and comic book fans. Whereas, the toy collectors of these fandoms have been asking for years to have any company make Toei’s Spider-Man as an articulated action figure. Bandai’s Tamashii Nations has now taken the title of being…

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[Official Images] Kamen Rider Zero-One DX Raidriser

Recently, Premium Bandai activated its order page and listing for the Kamen Rider Zero-One DX Raidriser. Now, for those unaware or caught up with the series, the Raidriser is a transformation device produced by Zaia Enterprise. Using a Progrise Key with the Raidriser it allows people to become Raiders, which are monsters with Kamen Rider-like abilities. Currently, the Raidriser’s most prominent user is Yua Yaiba/ Kamen Rider Valkyrie, who becomes the Fighting Jackal Raider via the Fighting Jackal Progrise Key.   Now, the DX Raidriser will consist of the belt,…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Titas

After months following the previous Tamashii Nations event where S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Titas was previewed, we currently have its release details. Unfortunately, to many fans dismay S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Titas is scheduled to be a Premium Bandai exclusive. Now, for those unaware Ultraman Titas is the secondary Ultra in most recent series, Ultraman Taiga. The character’s origins is from Planet U40 the birthplace of Ultraman Joneus, and became a member of the Tri-Squad. As a member of the Tri-Squad, Titas shares Hiroyuki Kudo as his host with Taiga and Fuma. Titas has…

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[Official Images] Ultraman Max Ultra Replica Max Spark

Today, Premium Bandai announced that they are releasing the Ultraman Max Ultra Replica Max Spark! This release is to mark the 15th anniversary of Tsuburaya Productions’ 19th installment in the Ultra Series. For those unaware, Ultraman Max aired in 2005 following Ultraman Nexus; the series ran for 40 episodes, but only 39 make up the international release on Crunchyroll and TOKUHD. In the series, Touma Kaito receives the Max Spark from Ultraman Max to assume his form required. In addition, Death Note fans may recognize Touma Kaito, as he was…

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[Official Images] Transformers Studio Series – New York Toy Fair 2020

Saturday at New York Toy Fair 2020, Hasbro revealed new additions to the Transformers Studio Series line. Now, a significant portion of reveals are final production models for the previously shown Revenge of the Fallen Constructicons. However, the newly announced figures consist of characters from the third film, Dark of the Moon, and the Bumblebee movie. In addition, a few of the figures are scheduled to release in May 2020. Whereas, a majority of the figures shown at Toy Fair are scheduled to release in October 2020. Furthermore, this post…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Ultimate Final

Premium Bandai recently announced the upcoming release for S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Ultimate Final. The figure is based on Ultraman Geed’s ultimate form that made its debut in Ultraman Geed the Movie: Connect the Wishes! In the film, Ultraman Geed obtains the Giga Finalizer, the counterpart to Giga Battle Nizer, which allows him to assume this form. Since its debut, the form has appeared on other occasions with the most recent being in the upcoming film, Ultraman Taiga the Movie. Below is the official gallery from Premium Bandai: The figure will…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Valkyrie Rushing Cheetah

After being teased for months, Bandai has finally provided information regarding the release for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Valkyrie Rushing Cheetah. The product is going to be sold as a Summer 2020, Premium Bandai exclusive. Now for those unaware, the figure is based on the third Rider, Kamen Rider Valkyrie/ Yue Yaiba (portrayed by Hiroe Igeta) in Kamen Rider Zero-One. In the series, Yue Yaiba is established as an agent of AIMS, fighting the rouge Humagear. However, it is later revealed that she also works for the corrupt Zaia Enterprise, a…

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