Toei is stepping back into the kaiju-genre with their upcoming tokusatsu series, Kaiju Ward Gallas, an all-new tokusatsu drama with an original monster. The series stars Kamen Rider Wizard’s Makoto Okunaka (Koyomi) as Erica, a character who is connected the violent bird-like monster, Gallas.
The series also features other Toei tokusatsu series alumni such as Ninpuu Sentai Hurricaneger’s Nao Nagasawa (Hurricane Blue) and Kohei Yamamoto (Hurricane Yellow). Mr. Yamamoto will be portraying a bar owner/ bartender whereas, Nao Nagasawa portrays a mysterious scarred woman. In addition, Uchu Sentai Kyuranger’s Keisuki Minami (Tsurugi Ohtori/ Houou Soldier) in an unconfirmed role.
The series is being produced by Hideaki Tsukada (Kamen Rider W, Kamen Rider Fourze), while it is being written by Kaori Kaneko (Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger vs. Keisatsu Sentai Patranger). Directing this project is long-time Super Sentai series assistant director Ryotaro Kogushi. Kaiju Ward Gallas will exclusively premiere on the Toei Tokusatsu Fan Club’s video service on February 2, 2019.