[Official Images] Soul of Chogokin GX-97 Combat Giant Daileon

Today, Bandai has confirmed a release date for Soul of Chogokin GX-97 Combat Giant Daileon. For those unaware, the figure is based on the main mecha used by the titular character of MegaBeast Investigator Juspion. The series is the fourth installment in Toei’s defunct Metal Hero Series franchise following the Space Sheriff trilogy. MegaBeast Investigator Juspion aired from March 15, 1985 to March 24, 1986, with the series spanning 46 episodes. The series received some international broadcasts like in Brazil, and eventually received a Blu-Ray release in North America.  …

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Power Rangers Dino Fury Episode 8 “Unexpected Guest” Review

Here we are once again with another episode review for Power Rangers Dino Fury. Unfortunately, this will be the last one for some time as we have entered into the dreaded Nickelodeon hiatus. Now, the hiatus has become a standard for Power Rangers ever since Samurai. However, for North American fans this means we will behind several other countries that are not affected. So, for fans in America we either avoid spoilers on social media, or watch the show in conventional ways. Nevertheless, let us hope this episode will ease…

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Power Rangers Dino Fury Episode 7 “Stego Search” Review

Alright today is Friday, and like I promised I would be publishing my newest review on Power Rangers Dino Fury. Today, I will be looking at last Saturday’s episode, “Stego Search,” which features the debut of another new Zord. This time the Zord in question is Javi’s Stego Spike Zord, and its formation was well received in Ryusoulger. So, let’s see how Power Rangers will do in adapting the mecha for western audiences!   Our episode begins with Dino-Mama Solon finally getting the Zord Finder working. However, the Stego Spike…

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Tsuburaya Productions Officially Announces Ultraman Trigger: New Generation Tiga Series

Today, Tsuburaya Productions officially unveiled the next installment in the Ultra Series, Ultraman Trigger: New Generation Tiga. The upcoming series is a homage to the 90s classic installment Ultraman Tiga, which was the first part of the Heisei Trilogy. However, Tsuburaya Productions refers to the trilogy simply as the TDG series for Ultraman Tiga, Dyna, and Gaia.   Now, as the subtitle New Generation Tiga indicates, Ultraman Trigger is a reimagination of Ultraman Tiga for the modern era. The series will attempt to emulate various story elements from Tiga like…

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Millennium’s Mind: Restoring a Cosplay Helmet

Hello there Hero-Club faithful, and welcome to a new Millennium’s Mind. Now, this post can be seen as either as guide to repair cosplays, or a promotion for custom commissions. For those unaware, when I am not reviewing or discussing tokusatsu, I like to make cosplay props or customize toys. In addition, when I am not doing personal projects, I may take commissions to earn extra cash. So, the following is an example of my work, and a discussion on the process that was involved. Whereas, the subject matter pertains…

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Power Rangers Dino Fury Episode 6 “Superstition Strikes” Review

After what seems to be forever, I am back to review last weekend’s episode of Power Rangers Dino Fury. I would have been on schedule with the review, but I received a commission to repair a cosplay helmet. Also, I wrote an editorial on the repair process, so it can be used as a guide by others. However, that editorial/ guide will be published sometime after this review is made public. Nevertheless, let’s jump into episode 6 “Superstition Strikes!”   The episode opens at Area 62, and Mucus pretends to…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Z Gamma Future

Today, Premium Bandai announced that they will be releasing S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Z Gamma Future based on Zett’s third Fusion form. In the series, Ultraman Zett uses the Heisei Trilogy Ultra Medals (Ultraman Tiga, Dyna & Gaia) within the Zett Riser to assume the form. As Gamma Future, Ultraman Zett possesses incredible and mystical powers, where attacks are activated with magic seals. In addition, Ultraman Zett can produce illusions that summon forth the Heisei Trilogy Ultramen to assist him in battle. However, in S.H.Figuarts form the illusion can be recreated through…

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[Official Images] S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grand Zi-O

Over the weekend, Premium Bandai updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grand Zi-O. For those who are unaware, the figure is based on Kamen Rider Zi-O’s final form, as seen in the series. The form made its official debut in Episode 39 of Kamen Rider Zi-O. In the series, Sougo obtains the form by using the Grand Zi-O Ridewatch in conjunction with base Zi-O Ridewatch and his Ziku Driver. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X5, Right X5) Pre-orders for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Grand Zi-O…

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[Official Images] Complete Selection Modification Lockseed Kureshima Set

Back in October, Bandai announced an entire Complete Selection Modification release line-up for Kamen Rider Gaim related items. These releases would consist of the main transformation device, the Sengoku Driver, and the belt’s compatible Lockseeds. Now, most of the Kamen Rider Gaim Complete Selection Modification releases are the Lockseeds in thematic sets. The first set announced was the Charmant Set for Kamen Rider Bravo and Kamen Rider Gridon. Then the second announced was the Team Baron Set for Kamen Rider Baron, Knuckle, and Kurokage. However, the newest set that is…

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Shout Factory Licenses Kamen Rider Ryuki & Zero-One in North America

During the “Rider Week Kick Off Panel” presented by Team Kamen Rider, it was announced that two new Kamen Rider series will be joining the Tokushoutsu line-up later this year.   Shout Factory’s tokusatsu-based streaming platform launched last year with Kamen Rider (1971) as its first release. Then a few months later the platformed added Kamen Rider Kuuga (2000) to its library. Whereas, Kamen Rider Heisei Generations Forever (2018) was the first movie presented on the platform. With the 50th Anniversary of Kamen Rider happening this year, Tokushoutsu will be streaming Kamen Rider Zero-One (2019) and Kamen Rider Ryuki (2002). In addition to both series…

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