Today, Premium Bandai announced they will begin pre-orders for the previously teased Ultra Replica Ultraman Tiga Spark Lens 25th Anniversary Ver. This item is to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Ultraman Tiga, and provide fans a second opportunity to own an Ultra Replica Spark Lens. However, this updated version of the Spark Lens will feature new physical detailing, and an all-new display pedestal. Also, the Ultra Replica Spark Lens 25th Anniversary Ver. will have updated electronic modes and sounds. Below is the official gallery from Bandai, as well as a breakdown of its modes and its BGM list.
Ultra Replica Spark Lens Modes:
- Mode A “Inheriting Light”: Users can reproduce the transformation sequence from the television series. A motion sensor within the device will activate lights and sounds according to the pose. Also, sound effects like type changes and techniques will be controlled by the button.
- Mode B “Shadow Inheritance”: For the first time ever, fans will be able to active the transformation sounds of Evil Tiga.
- Mode C “Second Coming of Light”: Is the reproduction of Tiga’s transformation sequences in productions succeeding Ultraman Dyna.
- I’m Ultraman Tiga
- The Successor to Light
- Revived Giants
- Monster Revival
- Mysterious Phenomenon
- Premonition of Invasion
- Theme of GUTS
- GUTS Members
Pre-orders for Ultra Replica Ultraman Tiga Spark Lens 25th Anniversary Ver. open tonight at 9:00 pm EST (Friday, January 8th at 11:00 am JST) and they close in March. Whereas, this item is being sold for 11,000 yen (roughly $110 USD), and orders will ship in July 2021. For those interested in purchasing this item, they will either need to contact a middleman service or locate an online distributor.
Source: Premium Bandai