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Marvel Launches The Trial Of Ultraman in March 2021

Marvel Launches The Trial Of Ultraman in March 2021

Earlier this year, Marvel Comics collaborated with Tsuburaya Productions to bring readers The Rise Of Ultraman, introduced the Japanese pop culture icon to new fans and longtime Ultraman enthusiasts The storyline will continue from Marvel in March's The Trial Of Ultraman by the same creative team, writers Kyle Higgins and Mat Groom, and artist Francesco[...]

Sneeze: Naoki Urusawas Short Stories are Wistful Goofy Fun

Sneeze: Naoki Urusawa's Short Stories are Wistful, Goofy Fun

There’s a short story that’s a spoof of Ultraman that was created for a French magazine That serves as a twin commentary on Japanese pop culture with the story about a French kaiju nerd (who looks like Comic Book Store Guy from The Simpsons) visiting a Japan ravaged by kaiju and depends on kaiju tourism[...]

Ultraman Takes on the Red King In Mezco Toyz Boxed Set

Ultraman Takes on the Red King In Mezco Toyz Boxed Set

Ultraman has been picking back up some popularity lately He has even received a new comic book from Marvel Comics This time he is going retro with a brand new 5 Points boxed set from Mezco Toyz Ultraman will be taking in his adversary known as the Red King in this set Ultraman will feature[...]

The Rise of Ultraman #1 Review: Ultraman is Nowhere to Be Found

The Rise of Ultraman #1 Review: Ultraman is Nowhere to Be Found

Ultraman was an iconic live-action superhero TV show from Japan that now lives again at Marvel Writer Kyle Higgins, who turned BOOM! Studios' Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers into a bigger hit than anyone could have foreseen, joins with co-writer Mat Groom and artist Francesco Manna, colorist Espen Grundetjern, and letterer VC's Ariana Maher to relaunch this Kaiju-fighting icon[...]

Kyle Higgins and Mat Groom Talk Ultraman Revival at Marvel

Kyle Higgins and Mat Groom Talk Ultraman Revival at Marvel

Ultraman, one of the most iconic live-action superhero productions from Japan, comes to Marvel Comics this September with the exact writer you'd expect Kyle Higgins, who has enjoyed a long run as the chief architect of BOOM! Studios' Mighty Morphin Power Rangers comic, brings his talent for Tokusatsu comics to Marvel with this new series celebrating[...]

The Birth Of Ultraman Coming To Blu-ray On July 10th Ultraman Day

The Birth Of Ultraman Coming To Blu-ray On July 10th, Ultraman Day

Ultraman is having a moment, and a new Blu-ray box set is coming from Mill Creek on July 10th, which is Ultraman Day The set will include remasters of seven classic episodes of the popular 1966 show All are remasters in HD and feature two English subtitle options: one for Japanese audio and a second[...]

Marvel Reveals Alex Ross Cover to Rise of Ultraman #1

Marvel Reveals Alex Ross Cover to Rise of Ultraman #1

Though the comic book industry has been in peril thanks to the coronavirus pandemic and an industry-wide shutdown, followed by DC Comics breaking up with Diamond, Marvel comics has the medicine to make it well again: sweet, sexy new number one issues! And with that comics Alex Ross's cover for The Rise of Ultraman #1,[...]

Ultraman Goes Miniature With Good Smile Companys Newest Nendoroid

Ultraman Goes Miniature With Good Smile Company's Newest Nendoroid

Ultraman is back once again but this time he is getting miniature with Good Smile Company From the hit anime series, Ultraman, Ultraman is getting his very own Nendoroid figure The suit will be fully articulated and has high amounts of detail This will allow collectors to pose Shinjiro Hyata in a wide variety of ways[...]

Ultraman Is Ready for Battle With Three New Bandai Figures

Ultraman Is Ready for Battle With Three New Bandai Figures

Sideshow Collectibles has opened up preorders for three new Ultraman figures from Bandai in their S.H Figuarts figure line These figures are based on the recent Netflix animated series and come highly detailed and ready for action Ultraman is up first with a highly detailed and posable figure that comes loaded with accessories He will[...]

Giveaway: S.H.Figuarts TokuSHOUTsu Figure Pack

Giveaway: S.H.Figuarts TokuSHOUTsu Figure Pack

Would you like to win three action figures in an S.H.Figuarts TokuSHOUTsu Figure Pack? We got a special contest for you to enter. The company was kind enough to give us a bundle of three new figures, as well as an exclusive poster to go with them. We have descriptions of all three of them […]

Kyle Higgins to Write New Ultraman Series at Marvel

Kyle Higgins to Write New Ultraman Series at Marvel

Kyle Higgins will be the writer of a new Ultraman series with Mat Groom and Francesco Manna, launching later this year.Marvel also showed off some Ultraman promo art by Ed McGuinness and Matthew Wilson.One of the most popular and licensed heroes in the word, Ultraman got his humble beginnings on a Japanese TV show in[...]

Ultraman Stands His Ground With New Model Kits From Bandai

Ultraman Stands His Ground With New Model Kits From Bandai

Ultraman is back and this time it looks like fans can get two new figures These figures are model kits from Bandai but they really pack a punch Each figure stands roughly 6 inches, is fully posable one built and comes with some nice accessories Two versions of him are available, first is Suit Version[...]

Ultraman Funko Pops Finally Come to America but at What Cost

Ultraman Funko Pops Finally Come to America but at What Cost?

Ultraman Funko’s are finally coming to America after all these years I am honestly not sure if this is a good thing or a bad thing I’m glad that us collectors can finally get our hands on some of these more elusive Japanese exclusive Funko Pops but it’s almost unnecessary to get them as their[...]

Marvel Comics to Publish New Ultraman Stories in 2020

Marvel Comics to Publish New Ultraman Stories in 2020

Announced at Tokyo Comic Con, Marvel and Tsuburaya Productions are to publish new Ultraman comic books together in 2020.Ultraman began as a Japanese sci-fi superhero TV series from 1966  created by Eiji Tsuburaya, following up on his Ultra Q show It was such a success, outstripping the original show, in TV, movies toys and comics,[...]

Ultraman is Ready for Battle with New Figure from Threezero

Ultraman is Ready for Battle with New Figure from Threezero

Ultraman has arrived with a new figure from Threezero The figure itself is about 11.5 inches tall and features over 35 points of articulation The design of the figure is mainly based off of the recent anime version that has recently come out and I believe you can watch it on Netflix right now Ultraman[...]

Funko SDCC Exclusives 2019 Round 1: Marvel and TV

Funko SDCC Exclusives 2019 Round 1: Marvel and TV!

Pufnstuf (Funko Shop)Pop! Television: Stranger Things - Demogorgon (Gold) (Barnes & Noble)Pop! Television: Ultraman (Toy Tokyo)Pop! Television: The Dark Crystal -MiraPop! Television: Sigmund and the Sea Monsters - Sigmund (Funko Shop)Pop! Television: Dr Who—Pting (Barnes & Noble)There is some really cool stuff here! That Sigmund Pop is incredible, and that Mira from the new Netflix[...]

Ultraman Anime Series Renewed for Season 2 at Netflix

"Ultraman" Anime Series Renewed for Season 2 at Netflix

Ultraman, the latest iteration of a venerable classic of Japanese science fiction story telling, has been renewed for a second season by Netflix.[caption id="attachment_1047155" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] //Credit: Netflix[/caption]The first season was plenty exciting, with the action focusing on Shinjiro, the son of the original Ultraman, Shin Hayata Shinjiro finds out that he has inherited his[...]


Netflixs April 2019 Offerings: The Fifth Element Ton of Original Content

Netflix's April 2019 Offerings: 'The Fifth Element', Ton of Original Content

The time has come to browse through the upcoming offerings for Netflix come April 1st 2019, and there are some pretty good options for the endless scroll.Starting at the beginning: April 1st: ULTRAMAN -- NETFLIX ANIMEAcross The LineAll the President's MenBonnie and Clyde (1967)DeliveranceDivine Secrets of the Ya-Ya SisterhoodEvolutionFreddy vs JasonFriday the 13th (2009)I Am LegendLakeview TerraceMonster HouseObsessedPenelopePineapple[...]

Ultraman: Legendary Kaiju Fighter Gets New Netflix Series Trailer

'Ultraman': Legendary Kaiju Fighter Gets New Netflix Series Trailer

Netflix has released a new trailer for the new animated version of Ultraman, an adaptation of the manga series by Tomohiro Shimoguchi and Eiichi Shimizu, which was a direct sequel to the original live action TV series from the 1960s.In the original story, Ultraman is an alien, a “giant of light” who comes to Earth[...]