[Official Images] S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla Ultima (Godzilla S.P.)

Recently, Tamashii Nations announced that they will be releasing in the S.H.MonsterArts line, Godzilla Ultima from Godzilla Singular Point. This version of the King of the Monsters is based on its final form in the current Netflix anime series. Godzilla Singular Point is currently airing on Japanese television, but will release internationally on Netflix later in June. In the series, Godzilla undergoes several transformations as seen in Hideaki Anno’s 2016 film, Shin Godzilla. However, unlike Shin Godzilla, the Godzilla seen in this anime series has transformations that homage other iconic…

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[Official Images] S.H.MonsterArts Mechagodzilla (Godzilla vs. Kong)

Today, Tamashii Nations US announced that Bandai Japan will be releasing S.H.MonsterArts Mechagodzilla from Godzilla vs. Kong later this year. Now, fans originally expected that this figure would be announced during the upcoming Tamashii Features 2021 event. However, Tamashii Nations’ American branch surprised everyone with this reveal two weeks ahead of schedule. Currently, S.H.MonsterArts Mechagodzilla (Godzilla vs. Kong) is only available to be previewed at the US site. Whereas, the item page only contains the official gallery, as seen below, and the figure’s release date, December 2021. We expect more…

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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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[Official Images] S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla & Kong (from Godzilla vs. Kong)

Off the heels of the release for Godzilla vs. Kong trailer, Tamashii Nations has announced they will be releasing new MonsterVerse S.H.MonsterArts. The first of the figures is an updated S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla, which is a modified version of the King of the Monsters release from 2019. However, this release will not feature an effect piece based on Godzilla’s iconic Atomic Breath. Yet, the figure’s paint details promote the use of the technique. Whereas, the second figure is S.H.MonsterArts Kong, based on Godzilla’s co-star and opponent for the film. In addition,…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 98 – The One Where Angriest Pat’s “Crazy Talk” Appeared

Welcome to an all-new episode of Hero Club’s first original podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode is a crazy one as our hosts discuss their wishlist of items they will see be made either soon, or at all. The categories are basic retail (DX roleplay toys, action figures, DX Mecha, collectors’ lines (Bandai Spirits, Tamashii Lab, CSM), and collectors’ mecha (Super Mini-Pla, Super Robot Chogokin, Soul of Chogokin). However, interestingly enough some of our picks managed to actually be revealed before this episode could premiere. So, look forward to…

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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.MonsterArts Gamera (1995)

Recently, Premium Bandai opened an order page for the next S.H.MonsterArts Gamera release, which is none other than the character’s 1995 incarnation. For those unaware, Gamera (1995) is the version of the character seen in the first film of the Heisei trilogy, Gamera: Guardian of the Universe. In the trilogy, Gamera would continue to grow more ferocious and fierce to combat his various new foes. Also, each of those other incarnations/ designs have been previously released as S.H.MonsterArts, thus leaving the first form to be the last.   Now, S.H.MonsterArts…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 64 – Oh Tamashii, My Damashii!

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode should be considered a continuation of the last discussion held during last week’s episode. For those joining us now, we concluded the show talking about Tamashii Nations finally releasing S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Kiva, and their unreleased products. Yet, in the time between recording and airing that episode, Tamashii Nations also hosted their Fall event; which made us further question Tamashii Nations’ methods of marketing their products. This lead to us looking back at the brand,…

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Official Images: S.H.MonsterArts MFS-3 Mechagodzilla Final Battle Ver.

Premium Bandai has updated its website with several new products releasing in August 2018; among these listings is S.H.MonsterArts MFS-3 Mechagodzilla Final Battle Ver. otherwise known as Kiryu. This updated version of a previously released S.H.MonsterArts is intended to be the best release thus far! It gives the original figure an Absolute Zero Effect, as well as includes optional “damaged” parts to recreate the final scene from Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla; these “damaged” parts include the severed right arm, and fractured Absolute Zero Cannon. Below is the official gallery from Premium Bandai:…

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Official Images: S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (2016) Fourth Form Frozen Ver.

Tamashii Nations has updated their S.H.MonsterArts listings for an all-new Premium Bandai exclusive figure. This figure is based on the blood coagulant frozen Godzilla from the 2016 blockbuster, Shin Godzilla! Properly titled S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (2016) Fourth Form Frozen Ver. this figure captures the final scene of the film, where Godzilla is frozen during its next phase in evolution. The figure will be cast with three-dimensional scanning to insure the emergence of the Fifth Form from the tail is met properly. The figure is also being modeled and designed by Takayuki…

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