I Kinda Want One! S.H.Figuarts SC-2 Windom

Despite looking really goofy, the Special Airborne Armors from Ultraman Z have their charms. So much so that I immediately pulled the trigger when Tamashii Nations decided to release S.H.Figuarts Space Sevenger as I missed getting the original Sevenger. They also released S.H.Figuarts King Joe STORAGE Custom which, for some reason, didn't pique my interest. … Continue reading I Kinda Want One! S.H.Figuarts SC-2 Windom

No Mazingers Here! Soul of Chogokin GX-100 Project

When it first started 1997, no one knew that the Soul of Chogokin line would be the definitive high-end collector mecha brand. It also led to the eventual creation of Tamashii Nations, or Bandai Spirits' collector-oriented division. It took them a while, like 24 years, and multiple renewals plus reissues, but they're finally reaching a … Continue reading No Mazingers Here! Soul of Chogokin GX-100 Project

Curiosity Piece: Diaclone / Gridman Universe Battles Gridman

Despite looking amazingly good, I passed up on getting any of the new Diaclone releases from Takara Tomy simple because I thought they were essentially glorified DX sets. Boy was I wrong. These sets are modular as heck and have lots of play patterns. If that wasn't awesome enough, they've now ventured into a crossovers … Continue reading Curiosity Piece: Diaclone / Gridman Universe Battles Gridman

Isn’t -ACTION- The Standard? Figure-rise Standard Ultraman Suit Tiga [Sky Type] -ACTION-

Pardon me if I misremember things, but when Bandai Spirts released the Figure-rise Standard Ultraman Suit TIGA, I think they haven't remade the previous kits in the -ACTION- specification. To recall, the first Ultraman Suit kits featured an LED light up feature which limited torso articulation. To 'correct' this, they later released these kits in … Continue reading Isn’t -ACTION- The Standard? Figure-rise Standard Ultraman Suit Tiga [Sky Type] -ACTION-

When Iron Man Meets Tokusatsu: Netflix Original “ULTRAMAN” (Season 1) Review

The following may contain spoilers for ULTRAMAN (Season 1). Original Work / ULTRAMAN (Manga) Release Date / 2019 Production / Production I.G. & Sola Digital Arts Release Date / April 2019 From its humble roots as an offshoot of the Japanese anthology series Ultra Q, Ultraman has remained a pop culture icon with its 50-year … Continue reading When Iron Man Meets Tokusatsu: Netflix Original “ULTRAMAN” (Season 1) Review