Sony Pictures to Produce Live-Action “Knights of the Zodiac” Film

It has been reported that Sony Pictures and Toei Animation are collaborating on a live-action adaptation of the Saint Seiya anime franchise. Currently titled, “Knights of the Zodiac,” the film’s name is derived from the series’ international release for areas like Latin America and North America. However, some international titles for the franchise use the composite title, Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac as seen on Netflix.   Also, it has been confirmed that Tomasz Bagiński will direct the film, who is better known for his effect works on Netflix’s…

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[Official Images] Kamen Rider Fourze DX Nadeshiko Driver

Premium Bandai has surprisingly announced that they will finally be releasing the Kamen Rider Fourze DX Nadeshiko Driver. For those unaware, the device is based on the modified Fourze Driver used by Nadeshiko Misaki to become Kamen Rider Nadeshiko. In addition, the character made her debut in the 2011 film, “Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider Fourze & OOO Movie War MEGAMAX.” Furthermore, during the film’s release, and the character’s future appearances Bandai never released a toy based on her Driver. However, Premium Bandai has now decided to produce it to…

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[Official Images] Mini-Pla Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger Battle Caesar Robo

Over the weekend, Bandai announced that Stacaesar’s Battle Caesar Robo from Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger would receive a Mini-Pla release. However, it was confirmed to be a Premium Bandai item, making it the first new mold to be an exclusive. For those unaware, Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger is the current Super Sentai series that commemorates the franchise’s 45th anniversary. The series features a villainous Senshi/ Ranger called Stacaesar whose mecha is the Battle Caesar Robo. Whereas, Stacaesar’s entire theme is derived from the third Super Sentai series, Battle Fever J. Now, this…

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[Advertisement] KS Empire One Year Anniversary Lucky Draw Campaign

Today, we have been asked to advertise an on-going “Lucky Draw Campaign” hosted by our friend’s at KS Empire. However, before we continue we must advise that this promotion is for our readers in Malaysia due to varying circumstances. For those unaware, KS Empire is an online tokusatsu toy store and distributor located in Malaysia for Malaysians. The store was founded by longtime friend and occasional translator, ProtomanV89, last year during the pandemic. Thankfully, the pandemic did not affect KS Empire’s business, as it is booming and looking to expand.…

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[Official Images] Complete Selection Modification Henshin Belt Typhoon 50th Anniversary Set

Today, Premium Bandai officially revealed the information regarding the upcoming Complete Selection Modification Henshin Belt Typhoon release. Titled, CSM Henshin Belt Typhoon Kamen Rider 50th Anniversary Set, this release is an adult collectors’ recreation of the original prop. Now, this set is expansive from the belt’s accessories, display features and additional apparel.   The CSM Henshin Belt Typhoon is customizable to be displayed as either Kamen Rider 1 or Kamen Rider 2. Also, the commemorative Display Daiza included will have exchangeable panels to represent either Kamen Rider when not in…

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[Official Images] Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger DX Gear Tozinger

Over the weekend, Premium Bandai updated with an order page for the Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger DX Gear Tozinger. For those who are unaware, this item is the primary transformation device for Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger’s villain Stacey. While the device is primarily a repaint and retool of the DX GearTlinger, the device will feature newly recorded sounds. Also, the new sounds will feature audio provided by Stacey/ Starcaeser (Ryo Sekoguchi) and Mechanic Officer Ijirude (Masanori Takeda). The Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger DX Gear Tozinger will include: Stacaesar Gear Gorenger Gear (Dark Ver.)…

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[Official Images] Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger DX Gaisoul Ken -Memorial Edition-

Over the weekend, Premium Bandai opened an order page for the Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger DX Gaisoul Ken -Memorial Edition-. For those unaware, the item and weapon is the primary transformation device for the living armor, Gaisoulg. Throughout the series, the device was used by several hosts, although its primary host and user would be Nada. Now, this DX toy will feature newly recorded sounds by Tomokazu Seki (voice of the Gaisoul Ken), and Nada (Seiya Osada). Also, the toy will feature both “early appearance” and “later appearance” modes for Nada.…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider OOO SaGohZo Combo

Today, Premium Bandai has listed an official order page for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider OOO SaGohZo Combo. For those unaware, the figure is based on the full Combo obtained from Gamel’s Core Medals (Rhino, Gorilla, and Elephant). Whereas, the SaGohZo Combo made its official debut within episode 12 of Kamen Rider OOO. Nevertheless, below is the official gallery and accessory list provided by Bandai: This figure will contain: Optional Hands (Left x2, Right x3) Rhino, Gorilla and Elephant Core Medal Optional Forearm Parts (Right & Left) Pre-orders for S.H.Figuarts…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Buster Genbu Shinwa

Recently, Premium Bandai has updated with an official order for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Buster Genbu Shinwa. For those unaware, Kamen Rider Buster is one of the main Riders in Kamen Rider Saber. In the series, Ryo Ogami is a former member of the Sword of Logos and the Northern Base. Then later within the series, he eventually teams up with Touma/ Kamen Rider Saber to save the world. Now, by inserting the Genbu Shinwa Wonder Ride Book in the Dogouken Gekido, Ryo is able to become this form. Below is…

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[Official Images] SHODO Super Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger

Today, Bandai announced that the next SHODO Super set will be based on the 25th Super Sentai, Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger. For those unaware, the series was adapted into Power Rangers Wild Force which also commemorated the series’ 10th anniversary. Now, like previous SHODO Super releases, these figures are highly painted and articulated for only being 3.75 inches tall. Also, these figures include a wide array of accessories and weapons as seen within the series. Furthermore, the Jungle Blaster is not included since it was an original concept used in Power…

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