[Con Report] G-Fest 2022: The Best of Saturday

This past weekend, G-Fest was held for the first time since 2019, and it was hosted at a new venue. For those unaware, G-Fest is the annual convention devoted to the kaiju film genre, specifically the Godzilla franchise since 1999. Whereas, since its inception, G-Fest was normally held at the Crowne Plaza in Rosemont, Illinois. However, the choice was made to move the convention to Hyatt Regency O’Hare in 2020. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the convention was postponed until this year.   Now, having been to the Hyatt…

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Godzilla vs The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Crossover Comic Announced

Coming in 2022, we have a crossover that I did not think would happen at all! That is right Godzilla will be going up against Angle Grove’s finest in Godzilla vs The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Now, this upcoming crossover is a co-published title by IDW Publishing and BOOM! Studios. Whereas, the book’s art will be provided artist, Freddie E. Williams II and colors by Andrew Dalhouse. Finally, it was confirmed that Cullen Bunn will be the one writing this event. The crossover itself will be a five issue mini-series, and I cannot…

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[Official Images] S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (2004)

During Tamashii Nations Online 2021, it was finally announced that Final-Goji from Godzilla: Final Wars would receive a S.H.MonsterArts release. Then immediately following the event, Tamashii Nations confirmed the figure would be releasing in the distant future at retail. For longtime S.H.MonsterArts collectors and Godzilla fans, this announcement was a longtime coming, as the figure was in high demand. Now, we are finally receiving the figure to accompany the previously released Final Wars Gigan, and its reissue. However, this figure will seemingly not feature any accessories like additional hands, or…

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[Official Images] S.H.MonsterArts Hedorah 50th Anniversary Special Commemorative Set

During the annual Godzilla anniversary celebration, Tamashii Nations announced that Hedorah would be joining the S.H.MonsterArts line in early November. However, the product was not shown to public until the recent Tamashii Nations Online event within the past week. In addition, Tamashii Nations confirmed that the product was an evolution pack dedicated to its appearances in Godzilla vs. Hedorah. Titled, S.H.MonsterArts Hedorah 50th Anniversary Special Commemorative Set the product signifies the film’s 50th Anniversary within the overall franchise. Nevertheless, below is the official gallery and content listings for the set…

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[Official Images] S.H.MonsterArts Gigan (2004) Great Decisive Battle Ver.

Tamashii Nations recently announced that they will be reissuing S.H.MonsterArts Gigan (2004) from Godzilla: Final Wars. However, like previous reissues the item will be a Premium Bandai release, and it will feature new accessories. The original S.H.MonsterArts Gigan (2004) was released seven years ago in April 2014. The figure permitted fans to display Gigan in either its base form, or as the Modified Gigan. Now, the new version is called the Great Decisive Battle Ver. since it will include its signature attack and grappling hooks. Yet, the only thing that…

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Mezco Announces 5 Points XL Godzilla Boxsets

Mezco recently updated their official website with pre-order pages for two brand new sets based on Godzilla. The sets feature a variety of four different kaiju, with each figure featuring 5 points of articulation. The sets will include a variety of different accessories and effect parts. The first two sets are currently up for pre-order, and each is priced at $85. Both sets are expected to be released sometime between November 2021 – Jan 2022.   The sets include: Godzilla: Destroy All Monsters (1968) – Round 1 Boxed Set Godzilla…

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[Interview] Actor Bin Furuya, Ultraman & Ultraseven Star

Happy Halloween to our readers! Today, Hero-Club is proud to present our newest interview, which is with another tokusatsu actor and icon. As the title exclaims, our guest is none other than Ultra Series legend, Mr. Bin Furuya. Longtime fans of the Ultra Series will immediately recognize Mr. Furuya by name alone for having portrayed the original Ultraman. Now, for those unaware, we do not mean Mr. Furuya was the series lead Shin Hayata, but the titular character Ultraman! Yes, Mr. Furuya is the man to bring our hero to…

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Godzilla: Singular Point Trailer & Production Details Released

Last night, Netflix Anime Festival 2020 announced new details regarding the upcoming Godzilla anime, Godzilla: Singular Point. These new details include a premise of its story, staff members, visuals, and the first trailer. This series will feature young geniuses encountering and tackle the alarming threat of kaiju. Our team of heroes will consist of the young man, Mei Kamino, an unnamed female researcher, and the engineer Yun Arikawa, as well as their associates. Below is the trailer from Netflix which features several iconic Toho monsters in their updated designs such…

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“Godzilla Singular Point” Anime Series Announced for Netflix

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that a new anime series based on the Godzilla franchise is in the works for Netflix. The series will be tiled, “Godzilla Singular Point,” and is set to release on the platform in 2021. The series will be produced by Studio Bones with the help of studio Orange. The series will be a standalone series and will not be a follow-up to the previous Godzilla Netflix anime films. Atsushi Takahashi will be working as a director for the project and will feature a combination of 2D and CG animation. Kan Sawada, Toh Enjoe, and Kazue Kato will also be…

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Shout Factory & PlutoTV announce “TokuSHOUTsu”

Happy Monday heroes, we have some news when it comes to tokusatsu. Through the joint efforts of Pluto TV and Shout! Factory TV, TokuSHOUTsu a new streaming channel on Pluto TV will be bringing Ultraman, Super Sentai, and Kamen Rider to the United States. To quote some of the IGN article which outlines all the specifics. Beginning at midnight PT on Tuesday, March 17, TokuSHOUTsu can be found on Pluto TV Channel 681 (in the Tech + Geek section). The channel will offer a mix of live, curated content and…

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