Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Boba Fett (Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi)

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with official images for S.H.Figuarts Boba Fett (Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi). As the name suggests the figure is based on Boba Fett’s apperance in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. The figure was first shown at Tamashii Comic Con last year. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X3) EE-3 Carbine Rifle S.H.Figuarts Boba Fett (Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi) will be a standard retail release this September priced at 6,480 yen. Pre-orders for the figure…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman & Ultraman Suit ver7 -the Animation-

Tamashii Nations previously announced at the Ultra Hero Tamashii Event that they would be release new S.H.Figuarts based on Ultraman and Ultraseven as seen in the Ultraman manga. Yet, the characters were previously released by Tamashii Nations as Ultra-Act x S.H.Figuarts during the early years of the manga’s run. However, the release of these updated figures are to commemorate the adaptation of the manga as the Netflix original anime series.   First off, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman -the Animation- is based on Shinjiro Hayata armored form, as he inherited the Ultra Factor…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero

Tamashii Nations finally adds Ultraman Zero to the S.H.Figuarts line after being a character released countless times as an Ultra-Act. In addition, Tamashii Nations adds the character to the line shortly after releasing S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero Beyond a form he obtained in Ultraman Geed. Nevertheless, this S.H.Figuarts release nearly matches the Ultra-Act 2.0 release for its accessory count, but improves the overall scale and articulation to match other tokusatsu figures. However, compared to the Ultra-Act it omits the signature attack effects like the Wide Zero Shot. Yet, there are more…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zangetsu Kachidoki Arms

Premium Bandai recently launched the order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zangetsu Kachidoki Arms, based on the character’s new form obtained in the theater play, Kamen Rider Zangetsu Stage -Gaim Gaiden-. For those unaware, in the play Takatora Kureshima/ Kamen Rider Zangetsu (Yuki Kubota) visits a former Yggdrasil Corporation experimental project site, where he discovers a mysterious underground city with Armored Riders. There he succumbs to amnesia and is forced to regain his memories and uncover the source behind the city’s problems, as well as obtain a new power to…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Zi-O

Kamen Rider Zi-O, the twentieth and the final Heisei Rider finally arrives in the S.H.Figuarts line. This release of the figure is marketed as a part of the 20 Kamen Rider Kicks series, an anthology of re-issues to commemorate the 20 Heisei Riders. However, there are new items like the Kamen Rider Zi-O related products, and the upcoming Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Kiva.   Now as for the actual product, it is released in a similar fashion as last year’s S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build RabbitTank. For those unaware, I am…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ohma Zi-O

Premium Bandai recently opened orders for the highly teased upcoming release, S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ohma Zi-O from Kamen Rider Zi-O. The figure is based on the series villain who is the corrupt future version of the series’ protagonist, Sougo Tokiwa/ Kamen Rider Zi-O from 2068; in this possible future Sougo Tokiwa is the Demon King who rules the entire world. However, like most Toei productions we would not be surprised if Kamen Rider Ohma Zi-O turns out to be an entirely different character.   Nevertheless, S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ohma Zi-O…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Magnificent

Originally teased and revealed at the Ultra Hero Tamashii Event in Shanghai is the next S.H.Figuarts release based on Ultraman Geed, which is none other than Geed’s Magnificent form. Confirmed as a Premium Bandai release, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Magnificent is the second form to be an exclusive, as well as the fifth exclusive overall in regards to the series. The figure will be the first S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed figure to come with his signature weapon the Geed Claw. In addition, the figure will feature two pairs of optional hands, as…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Lazer Chambara Gamer Level 3

Today, Premium Bandai activated the order page for the highly anticipated S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Lazer Chambara Gamer Level 3. Now, for Kamen Rider Ex-Aid fans this has been long wait, as several expected this product to be released sometime during 2017 while the series aired. However, Bandai nor their subsidiary Tamashii Nations never executed on the item and continued to the tease the fans who heavily loved the fan favorite character, Kiriya Kujo (Kamen Rider Lazer). Instead, Tamashii Nations released the character’s other various forms which were not as popular. Nevertheless,…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Black King (The Return of Ultraman)

Premium Bandai has recently unveiled an all-new Ultraman related S.H.Figuarts, this time it is based on the kaiju, Black King. For those unaware, Black King originates from the fourth Ultra series, The Return of Ultraman; the character made its debut during episodes 37 and 38, serving as the bodyguard to the sinister Alien Nackle. In addition, a pairing of the two species made appearance working together again in the 2015 series, Ultraman X. Now as for S.H.Figuarts Black King, it apparently does not come with any accessories or optional limbs, making a base…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Rosso Flame & Ultraman Blu Aqua

Tamashii Nations has decided to “color me” with their power, or at least try to with the release of Ultraman R/B’s Ultraman Rosso and Ultraman Blu as S.H.Figuarts. Now, starting off the series is our heroes in their base forms, Flame and Aqua. In addition, they are sold individually which somewhat defeats the purpose of them being practically inseparable siblings in the show. Nevertheless, their packaging and contents are nearly identical. However, these figures feature a few new tricks which Tamashii has developed to improve these and future figures/ molds.…

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