What I Want to See in a Season 2 of the Netflix Original “ULTRAMAN”

The following may contain spoilers for ULTRAMAN, both the manga and anime. Neither does this confirm a second season of the anime. If it wasn't obvious enough, I really enjoyed the recently released Netflix Original ULTRAMAN anime -- check out my review here. There are currently 13 volumes of the manga, and around volumes 1 … Continue reading What I Want to See in a Season 2 of the Netflix Original “ULTRAMAN”

When Iron Man Meets Tokusatsu: Netflix Original “ULTRAMAN” Review

The following may contain spoilers for ULTRAMAN. Original Work / ULTRAMAN (Manga) Release Date / 2019 Production / Production I.G. & Sola Digital Arts Episodes / 13 (Season 1) 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 history. It … Continue reading When Iron Man Meets Tokusatsu: Netflix Original “ULTRAMAN” Review

S.H.Figuarts ULTRAMAN “-the Animation-“

Back in 2015, Tamashii Nations (when they still have like redundant product lines) released some figures from the ULTRAMAN manga under the ULTRA-ACT ✕ S.H.Figuarts collaboration banner. Fast forward to 2019, and with the ULTRA-ACT line phased out, Tamashii Nations has started solicitations for a new set of ULTRAMAN figures under the now-consolidated S.H.Figuarts line. … Continue reading S.H.Figuarts ULTRAMAN “-the Animation-“

Figuarts or Figure-rise? Figure-rise Standard 1/12 ULTRAMAN SUIT v.7.5

This amazing illustration from the original manga creator, Eiichi Shimizu, is a good representation on where I would be hinging on as far as figures from the ULTRAMAN manga and upcoming anime are concerned. You see, Tamashii Nations did release theirs a while back under the ULTRA-ACT ✕ S.H.Figuarts collaboration and included ULTRAMAN SUIT, ULTRAMAN … Continue reading Figuarts or Figure-rise? Figure-rise Standard 1/12 ULTRAMAN SUIT v.7.5