It was officially announced that Japanese cult tokusatsu director Minoru Kawasaki's latest film Earth Defense Widow will be released in Japanese theaters on February 8, 2014. He is famous for his low-buget tokusatsu films such as The Calamari Wrestler (2004), Everything Other than Japan Sinks (2006), and The Monster X Strikes Back/Attack the G8 Summit (2008). Hit the jump for more details.
Henshin! As the nation of Japan prepares itself for the wall-rattling release of the new tokusatsu film "Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Gaim & Wizard: The Fateful Sengoku MOVIE Battle", a full trailer has just been released. Kamen Riders don’t look at explosions after the jump!
The 3rd floor of "Nostalgic Hero Toy Exhibition," which is held by Tokushima Shimbun between September 28 and October 27, is dedicated to kaiju figures from popular tokusatsu films and TV series, such as Toho's Godzilla, Daiei's Gamera, and Tsuburaya Production's Ultra series. Check the second part of the photo reports after the jump.
Cinema Today has posted a new 1 minute trailer for the upcoming tokusatsu action-fantasy series Shiromajo Gakuen/Innocent Lilies featuring Japanese idol group DEMPAGUMI.inc. The 10-episode series will be simulcasted to the world via viki, and its compilation film will be released in Japan on September 21. Check the trailer after the jump.
The Japanese media began reporting yesterday that entertainment giant Toei will soon be launching their own internet pay channel in the USA with a particular emphasis on live-action tokusatsu hero shows. Read on for full details!
Today's special TV screening of Kamen Rider x Super Sentai: Super Hero Taisen was followed by the first trailer for Kamen Rider Gaim, the next series in the long-running franchise and the 15th of the Heisei era. Check it out after the jump!
Get ready for a new hero with the debut of the 15th Heisei Kamen Rider series, Kamen Rider Gaim! What could be better than a tokusatsu show that revolves around dancing, samurai, and fruit? Oh yea, one that happens to feature the writing of Gen Urobuchi. More after the jump.
Go! Go ! Power Rangers home video release! The first volume of "Power Rangers Megaforce" is set for a DVD debut this September, and an energizing preview video has just been unleashed. Evil beware after the jump!
Toei and TV Asahi are now teaming up for a new tokusatsu action-fantasy series Innocent Lilies featuring an idol group DEMPAGUMI.inc. The 10-episode series will be simulcasted worldwide and its compilation film will be released in Japan on September 21. Check the 1st trailer after the jump!
A fresh dose of single-player sentai action is heading to Japan in the form of Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger: Game de Gaburincho, and Namco Bandai recently rolled out a full promo showing off some of its features. Check it out after the jump.
Rubber monster mayhem is running wild as a new full length trailer for this summer’s Kamen Rider Wizard and Kyoryuger movie double feature erupts online in a fiery plume of conflagration! Watch after the jump!