Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 89 – Home is Where Our Videos Are

Welcome to an all-new episode of Hero Club’s first original podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” After a near month hiatus we have returned with new episodes. Today’s episode is us playing catch-up with the several things that we missed. We talk about Kamen Rider Zero-One which premieres soon, the new Lightning Collection figures, new S.H.Figuarts and interesting home video releases. These new home video releases for both Godzilla, and Ultraman eventually lead into our main discussion on the tokusatsu home video releases in North America (Region 1)… Next time on…

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Tamashii Nations 2019 S.H.Figuarts Exclusives Revealed

Bandai Tamashii has recently updated their official website with the reveal of several items that they will be selling exclusively at Tamashii Nations 2019. Among the releases include several new S.H.Figuarts releases.   The first figure revealed is S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Diend. The figure will represent both his main appearance in Kamen Rider Decade as well as his cameo appearance in Kamen Rider Zi-O. The figure will retail for 7,700 Yen. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X4, Right X4) Diend Driver Neo Diend Driver 25 Cards The second figure is S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build Trial…

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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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Khara, the Studio Behind ‘Rebuild of Evangelion,’ Announces Hideaki Anno’s ‘Shin Ultraman’

Today, Khara, Inc. the animation studio behind the Rebuild of Evangelion series, announced that Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi are teaming up again for an all-new ‘Shin’ production. However, this new production is not a sequel to Shin Godzilla, but their take on Tsuburaya Productions’ Ultra series! Yes, after begin rumored and joked about for the past few years, ‘Shin Ultraman’ is finally going into production, with its release intended for 2021. Now, this announcement confirms the first draft of the script was finished earlier this year, on February 5th,…

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Tsuburaya Productions Announces Ultra Galaxy Fight: New Generation Heroes Mini-Series

Yesterday, Tsuburaya Productions announced the next installment in their Ultra Fight mini-series, Ultra Galaxy Fight: New Generation Heroes. This new installment will feature the Ultras that headline the New Generation era of the Ultra series from Ultraman Ginga to Ultraman R/B. The series will act as a sequel to Ultraman R/B The Movie: Select! The Crystal of Bond, and a prequel to the current series, Ultraman Taiga.   Now, for those unaware, the Ultra Fight series began in 2012 with Ultra Zero Fight, a 23-episode mini-series featuring Ultraman Zero. In…

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Mill Creek Entertainment Acquired the ULTRA Series Library for Physical & Digital North American Distribution

Today, Mill Creek Entertainment in cooperation with Indigo Entertainment announced they have acquired the license for Tsuburaya Productions’ Ultra series library for North American distribution. Indigo, on the behalf of Tsuburaya, developed this deal to assist in bringing back the Ultra series to North America. However, this distribution will entail both physical and digital releases for the franchise which includes the entire television series, and theatrical films remastered for high-definition.   Now, kicking off this licensing agreement and distribution, Mill Creek Entertainment is beginning with the first two installments, Ultra…

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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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Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial

Today’s toy review is a look at the Tamashii Nations S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial from the Ultra series. This figure is based on Ultraman Belial’s original Reionics form seen throughout a variety of films and series. Now, oddly enough this is not the first time the character has received a S.H.Figuarts, as last year Tamashii Nations released S.H.Figuarts Belial Atrocious, a form seen in Ultraman Geed. While the two forms/ figures are the same character, each body is engineered differently. Yet, their accessory count maybe near even. Nevertheless, this review tackles…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 87 – Destroy All Decks! A Godzilla TCG & Unused Kaiju!

Welcome to an all-new episode of Hero Club’s first original podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode is us trying to ride out our Godzilla hype-train following King of the Monsters. However, with the new Godzilla Card Game, and us talking about the Tristar cartoon our Godzilla hype-train may continue. Yet, another high begins drawing up on us, as a lot of new Power Rangers items were also revealed recently. We have things like new Heroes of the Grid expansions, a SDCC Lightning Collection release, and more! Hopefully this does…

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