Question: What do you get when you cross a rabbit with a tank? Answer: Kamen Rider Build, the latest entry in Toei and TV Asahi's long-running Kamen Rider tokusatsu TV series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Brave Storm, a new live-action film inspired by two tokusatsu TV series in the 1970s, Silver Kamen (1971-1972) and Super Robot Red Baron (1973-1974), is set for release in Japan this fall. The sci-fi action film is produced by Blast, a newly-launched production company by Junya Okabe, an ex-executive vice president of Tsuburaya Productions. Watch the action-packed trailer after the jump!
Crunchyroll is proud to announce its latest tokusatsu simulcast in Ultraman Geed and the series begins airing tonight. Hit the jump for details.
Film distributors Shout! Factory are kicking off another live-streaming marathon and this time the event will focus on Ninja Sentai Kakuranger, a ninja-themed tokusatsu TV series from 1994 - 1995 and part of the long-running Super Sentai franchise created by Toei. Hit the jump to learn more.
Actor Kanata Hongō (Armin in the live-action Attack on Titan films, Ueno in Love Concierge) is taking the leading role in Kaijū Club ~ Kūsō Tokusatsu Seishunki ~ ("Monster Club ~ Chronicle of a Fantasy and Special Effects Youth ~") an upcoming live-action TV drama that explores what it was like to be a fan of tokusatsu films and TV shows during the 1970's. Hit the jump to learn more.
The sins of the father are passed down to the son in Ultraman Geed, the latest entry in Tsuburaya Productions' long-running "Ultra" series of tokusatsu action TV shows. Hit the jump to learn more.
Director Hideaki Anno is bringing his vast knowledge of Japanese tokusatsu / SFX TV shows to a special live-talk and screening event that will be held at 7:00 PM JST at the Shinjuku Wald 9 theater in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan, on March 17, 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.
The ongoing series Ultraman Orb The Origin, an exclusive on Amazon Prime Video in Japan, gets a spiffy new trailer for the upcoming Earth Arc as giant superheroes, major monsters, and cool mecha clash on screen. Enjoy after the jump!
Tsuburaya Productions has released a new trailer for Ultraman Orb the Movie, the latest theatrical film in the long-running Ultra series of tokusatsu TV shows. Hit the jump to henshin.
Two new trailers for Toei’s upcoming Uchu Sentai Kyuranger TV series erupted out of Japan recently, giving us a better look at the cast and explosive action featured in the next show in the Super Sentai series. Get a look after the jump!
It’s a massive year for those spandex-clad superheroes known as the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. In addition to a new feature film and new series in the works, there’s also an upcoming mobile game in the form of Power Rangers: Legacy. Get a lookie-loo at a new teaser for it after the jump!
The 59th Blue Ribbon Awards announced its winners today on January 26. Following the 71st Mainichi Film Awards last week, Toho's 29th Japanese Godzilla film, Shin Godzilla is again chosen as the best Japanese film of 2016. Check the winner list after the jump.
The next entry in Toei’s Super Sentai series, Uchu Sentai Kyuranger, gets a short-but-sweet new promo that shows off the latest generation of powerful rangers in their off-duty outfits among other colorful highlights. Get a look after the jump!