Bandai Candy Toy is releasing a line of tiny, tokusatsu action figures based on the characters of the long-running Kamen Rider TV series. Hit the jump to check them out.
The original 1971 Kamen Rider TV series is coming to Japanese home video via a series of 4 premium Bluray boxed sets. Hit the jump to learn more.
Garage Hero - a group of independent film-makers based in Tokyo, Japan, who specialize in creating tokusatsu cinema - has released the 1st episode of their new web series, Ayakashi Zamurai. Hit the jump to check it out.
Tsuburaya Productions has announced that the latest entry in the Ultra series, Ultraman X, will be receiving a theatrical movie in the Spring season of 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for Shin (New) Kanpai Senshi After V (Five), the upcoming second season of the Super Sentai parody show, has posted a 150-second teaser featuring the new OP song performed by four-member masked rock band Nagareda Project. Check the latest clip after the jump.
Last Friday, Japan celebrated "Ultraman Day", and Alien Baltan and Dada were none too pleased at the prospect of an unofficial holiday dedicated to their nemesis. Hit the jump to learn more.
At a panel at San Diego Comic Con, Shout! Factory has announced that they have licensed Toei's 1993 tokusatsu TV series Gosei Sentai Dairanger for North American home video release. Hit the jump to learn more.
Good news for fans of classic tokusatsu TV programs: Shout! Factory is now streaming Ultra Q and Ultra Seven in North America on their Shout! Factory TV websites. Hit the jump to learn more.
The search engine giant Google presented a special “Doodle” logo today in celebration of the 114th birthday of Eiji Tsuburaya (1901-1970), special effects wizard and founder of Tsuburaya Productions. During his tokusatsu career, Tsuburaya teamed with director Ishirō Honda and producer Tomoyuki Tanaka to create the Godzilla film series at Toho, then, at his own Tsuburaya Productions effects house, introduced 1966's Ultra Q and Ultraman. More after the jump.
Ambassador Magma, a 1966 tokusatsu TV show based on a manga by Osamu Tezuka, is receiving a Bluray boxed set release for Japanese home video. Hit the jump to learn the details.
Tsuburaya Productions has released the official trailer for the new Ultraman X tokusatsu TV series, which premieres on July 14, 2015, on TV Tokyo. Hit the jump to check it out.
Cinema Today has posted a 70-second trailer for the upcoming tokusatsu action fantasy film Shiromajo Gakuen: Owari to Hajimari/Innocent Lilies: The End and The Beginning, a sequel to the 2013 film starring six-member Japanese idol group DEMPAGUMI.inc. Check the latest clip after the jump.