Official Images: Ultraman Ginga Ultra Replica Ginga Spark

Bandai recently revealed the next Ultra Replica release, which is based on Ultraman Ginga’s Ginga Spark. For those unaware, the Ginga Spark is the transformation device used by series protagonist, Hikaru Raido to transform into Ultraman Ginga. However, the Ginga Spark requires use of the series’ collectible gimmick, the Spark Dolls, to obtain Ultraman Ginga’s natural form, or for Hikaru to turn into other Ultras and/ or Kaiju.   Now, the Ultra Replica Ginga Spark contains the device and an updated Ultraman Ginga Spark Doll. In addition, it will come…

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OLDCODEX to Perform Ultraman Anime Theme Song

The official Ultraman anime Twitter page has updated with the announcement that OLDCODEX will be performing the theme song for the upcoming anime titled, “Sight Over The Battle.”   For those who are not aware, the series is an anime adaptation of Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series. The manga series debuted in Hero’s Monthly in November 2011. The manga series serves as a sequel to the original 1966 Ultraman live-action series.   In addition, the staff for the series also revealed official suit design visuals for Seven. Netflix provided a description for the series. Several years have passed since the events…

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Review: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X & Gomora Armor Set

Tamashii Nations has added the titular Ultraman from the 27th Ultra series, Ultraman X, to their S.H.Figuarts line! In addition, to making S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X, the figure comes with the Gomora Armor, as seen in the series. Now, the addition of the Gomora Armor is expected, since the armor concept was part of the series theme and tied to the year’s collectible gimmick. Furthermore, having the figure and armor together is nearly essential since it was not just the first used, but the main one due Daichi’s connection to the…

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International Based ‘Ultraman’ Reboot in the Works

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that an Ultraman “reboot” is in the works for the international market. The project will be produced by Tsuburaya Productions and US based Starlight Runner Entertainment. Starlight Runner Entertainment will be working with The Licensing Group to release the series “across multiple platforms, with story-driven licensing and merchandising programs for the U.S. and international markets.” The project is stated to be produced as a series that will be released on a streaming platform.   For those who are not aware, Ultraman is a long running tokusatsu series that was created by Eiji Tsuburaya. The original series was released…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 67 – Requiem of Go Nagai

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode was recorded under the gun, as Wheelz and Soundout began shooting it between 2 to 4:00 am. They attempt to talk about the next Toei V-Cinext release, Lupinranger VS Patranger vs. Kyuranger, and the Netflix Ultraman trailer. In addition, they talk about an off-color conversation on if Go Nagai made a Toei tokusatsu series, all before doing spotlight review on GARO: Red Requiem. Now, next week on Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu, the cast will discuss…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 66 – Guilty of Mechanical Violations

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode picks up with us talking about more “Guilty Pleasure” tokusatsu films and series. Interestingly enough some American productions/ adaptations appear on our lists for viewing. Following that discussion we look at Toku HD’s second, and longer Kamen Rider poll. Luckily this time around the poll was more fan interactive. Then wrapping up the episode Wheelz and Soundout attempt to not get violated by the film, Mechanical Violator Hakaider. However, we can safely say only one…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial

Tamashii Nations has previously teased the upcoming release for S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial. However, as of today, the official website features all the information regarding to this figure’s release. S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial will consist of the base body, and two pairs of optional hands. The figure will also come with the Giga Battlenizer; the item seems to be a reprint of the original accessory sold alongside S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial Atrocious. Below is the official gallery from Tamashii Nations: Now, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Belial is an April 2019 retail release which will be…

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Netflix Ultraman Anime Trailer Streamed

Netflix recently updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the upcoming Ultraman anime series. For those who are not aware, the series is an anime adaptation of Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series. The manga series debuted in Hero’s Monthly in November 2011. The manga series serves as a sequel to the original 1966 Ultraman live-action series. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the series and previews some of the characters. The Ultraman anime series will launch exclusively on Netflix on April 1st, 2019. The larger than life legend who defined a generation, now returns…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 65 – Guilty as Charged

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” Today’s episode opens on sad news, since at the time of recording the world had just discovered Stan Lee passed away. We discuss how Stan Lee helped to make Marvel the great influence it has become throughout the years. In addition, we talk about the influence it had on tokusatsu. We then jump to happier things like the Detective Pikachu, and the Heisei Generations Forever trailers. However, we are mostly into the Detective Pikachu movie, because the…

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Mike & Mike in the Morning Episode 6: The Post World Series Meltdown

An all-new podcast from Hero-Club.com featuring Janitor Joker and Soundout12, Mike & Mike in the Morning! A podcast that has two dudes named Mike, discussing pop culture from comics to cartoons, or anime to tokusatsu. In this episode, Janitor Joker opens the show by informing Soundout about a rant he had regarding this year’s MLB World Series. Now, this rant was caught on film, but cannot be aired due to a variety of reasons. Eventually, the Mike’s discuss the late 2018/ early 2019 theatrical releases they are interested in, like…

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