Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X Monsarmor Option Set

Recently, Premium Bandai announced an all-new S.H.Figuarts option set that was not shown at past Tamashii events, or conventions. Now, this option set is for the previously release S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X, as it is the S.H.Figuarts Monsarmor Option Set. The set is based on the other Monsarmor units Ultraman X would summon, besides the Gomora Armor, within the series through the use of Daichi’s X-Devizer and Cyber Cards. Yet, all four armors did eventually fused together as the Hybrid Armor in the series finale, while Ultraman X was armed with…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Taiga

Today, Tamashii Nations announced the next Ultra series character within the S.H.Figuarts line, which none other than Ultraman Taiga! Now, for those unaware, Ultraman Taiga is the son of Ultraman Taro, and titular hero of the currently airing Ultra series. Also, the series is the first Ultraman season to air within the Reiwa Era, while begin apart of the New Generation of Heroes.   Now, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Taiga will not feature any actual accessories, or blast effects. However, the figure will consist of the main body with articulated chest/ shoulder armor.…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Jiren (Dragon Ball Super)

Premium Bandai recently listed the order page for S.H.Figuarts Jiren from Dragon Ball Super. Jiren hails from Universe 11, as the strongest mortal in that universe and is a member of the Pride Troopers, having fought for his universe during the Tournament of Power. Jiren’s power is rumored to be limitless reaching the domain of the Gods of Destruction. Jiren’s fighting style is unique too, as he centers it around defense and meditation, but when he attacks it is solid and efficient. In the anime Jiren is voiced by Eiji…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Taro

Tamashii Nations has recently updated their website with the information regarding the upcoming S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Taro release. This Figuart being based on the titular hero of the sixth installment in the Ultra series. Ultraman Taro the series spans 53 episodes which originally aired from April 6, 1973 to April 5, 1974 on TBS (Tokyo Broadcasting System). Ultraman Taro is referred to as ‘Ultraman No. 6,’ with his name being derived from the most typical name of a boy used in otogi-banashis (Japanese fairy tales). In universe, the character is the…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Beast Mantle Set

Now, with a follow up on our previous post, Premium Bandai also listed up the order page for the S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Beast Mantle Set. This optional parts set is for Kamen Rider Beast’s various cape-like mantles worn throughout Kamen Rider Wizard, which provide him with various skill and abilities. Kamen Rider Beast’s four mantles consist of Falco (flight), Chameleo (camouflage), Buffa (strength & endurance), and Delphi (swimming & healing). However, Beast has to use some the mantles sparingly due to how they can quickly consume his mana…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Beast

Premium Bandai recently listed an order page for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Beast from Kamen Rider Wizard. For those unaware, Kamen Rider Beast is the secondary Rider in Kamen Rider Wizard; he is the mayonnaise loving magician, Kosuke Nitoh (portrayed by Tasuku Nagase) and linked to the Beast Chimera Phantom. In addition, the character recently returned to the franchise in Kamen Rider Zi-O during the Kamen Rider Wizard tribute crossover.   Now, this is not the first time the character has been released a Figuart, as it was previously…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Ginga

Tamashii has updated their official listings with their October retail releases. Now, among these newest items is S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Ginga, based on the titular character of the actual series,  Ultraman Ginga. For those who are unaware, Ultaman Ginga is apart of the New Ultraman Retsuden programming block, which aired from July 10, 2013 to December 18, 2013 in Japan. However, unlike future Ultra series this one was not simulcast on Crunchyroll, but made available on the service for instant streaming.   Then as for S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Ginga, the figure seemingly comes with few accessories; those…

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Official Images: S.H.MonsterArts Mothra (2019) & Rodan (2019)

Bandai has finally revealed how their subsidiary, Tamashii Nations will be releasing S.H.MonsterArts Mothra (2019) and Rodan (2019) featured in the upcoming film, Godzilla: King of the Monsters. This announcement comes one day out from the film’s official premiere date, here in North America. Now, the pair is set be released as a set and sold through Premium Bandai in the company’s native country of Japan.   Yet, as for the figures, S.H.MonsterArts Rodan is the larger of the two in this set and will feature several points of articulation.…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build Rabbit Rabbit Form

Today, Premium Bandai activated the order pages for the previously highly teased S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build Rabbit Rabbit Form. Early on fans speculated the form would be paired up and sold with the alternative form, Kamen Rider Build Tank Tank. However, Bandai and Tamashii Nations opted out of what could have been an awesome two-pack. Now in Kamen Rider Build, Sento Kiryu created the Full Full Bottle to maximize and take control of the Hazard Trigger, utilizing the original essence of the Rabbit and Tank Full Bottles. The combination of…

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Animagear, Bandai’s New Model Kit Series for Children

Bandai recently unveiled a new model kit series with its target audience being younger kids called, Animagear. The kits resemble a mixed hybrid of Mobile Suit Gundam’s G Frame figures with motifs similar to both, Zoids and Medabots. However, these kits are in a smaller, palm-sized scale and feature an easy assembly for builders.   Animagear introduces its products via a photonovel set in the near future. The titular robots are the main focus of the story set within a digital age where kids build the Animagear, communicate with them,…

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