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
With the Netflix ULTRAMAN anime set having its worldwide premiere today, it's only fitting to feature the ULTRA-ACT ✕ S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Suit as the next CATALOGUE Entry. Technically this is based on the manga design as the anime version is a little different. Tamashii Nations is also releasing new figures based on the animation designs … Continue reading #5001 / ULTRA-ACT ✕ S.H.Figuarts // Ultraman Suit
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-“
In what would seem to be a plot taken from a comic book, our triad of armored heroes from different universes suit up to take on the single menace who's threatening all their universes.
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