Tokusatsu fans will have a lot to look forward to in the near future, because the web-exclusive Kamen Rider Amazons series is receiving a re-edited TV broadcast beginning in July of 2016, and a 2nd season is scheduled for Spring of 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Japanese branch of Amazon has revealed a dozen original productions for its Prime servce in an announcement made by Amazon Japan president Jasper Cheung, Amazon Studios chief Roy Price and Amazon Japan content head James Farrell. Covering a range of genres, the slate includes several live-action dramas and tokusatsu special effects heroes. More after the jump.
Drive Sage: Kamen Rider Mach / Kamen Rider Heart - the 2nd spin-off series based on Toei's 2014 - 2015 tokusatsu TV show, Kamen Rider Drive - is coming in November to Japanese home video via Toei's V Cinema label. Hit the jump to henshin.
Kamen Rider: Battride War Genesis may be out in Japan, but that doesn't mean there isn't more stuff to preview. In addition to all the Riders already available, Bandai Namco will be releasing more Heisei-era Riders as free DLC throughout March. Kamen Rider Specter arrives on March 10, followed by Chaser on March 17 and Ghost Toucon Boost Damashii on March 24, and you can see them in action after the jump.
Takeshi Hongo / Kamen Rider # 1 (portrayed by actor Hiroshi Fujioka) is teaming up with the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department in a public service campaign encouraging people to fight the evils of addiction and drug abuse. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official trailer for Kamen Rider #1, an upcoming tokusatsu film in which actor Hiroshi Fujioka reprises his role as Takeshi Hongo / Kamen Rider #1, is now available online. Hit the jump to henshin.
Last week's Kamen Rider: Battride War Genesis trailer took us through Riders from 2009-2012, and it's finally time to catch up to the present in the latest promo. See the action game's roster of Heisei Riders from 2012-2016—including Kamen Rider Wizard, Beast, Gaim, Baron, Zangetsu Shin, Drive, Mach, and Ghost—after the jump..
Bandai Namco is almost caught up with the present in the latest trailer for Kamen Rider: Battride War Genesis, which covers Heisei-era Riders from 2009-2012. Watch introductions and battle showcases for Kamen Rider W, W Fang Joker, Accel, Eternal, Joker, OOO, Birth, Fourze, and Meteor in the video after the jump.