Japan is getting a double whammy of spandex-clad superheroes and rampaging rubber monsters this summer as the latest iterations of the Kamen Rider and Super Sentai series strike movie theaters together at the same time. After the jump watch the new trailer for this thrilling combo!
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 upcoming 50th anniversary “Ultra” show, Ultraman Orb by name, gets the Special Trailer treatment from Tsuburaya Productions, showcasing some of the latest Ultraman’s newest powers, along with a peek at some of the colossal-sized foes he will soon be facing! Take a look after the jump!
Tsuburaya Productions has posted a special teaser video for the upcoming tokusatsu TV series, Ultraman Orb. Hit the jump to check it out.
The year 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of Ultraman, the 1st entry in Tsuburaya Productions' long-running Ultra series of tokusatsu TV shows, and the veteran special effects studio is gearing up to celebrate with a new entry entitled Ultraman Orb. Hit the jump to learn more.
He's big, he's red, and he will straight up stab any monster that threatens the Earth. He's Redman, the unlikely hero of an even more unlikely 1972 short-form tokusatsu TV series from Tsuburaya Productions, and now thanks to Youtube, Redman's violent exploits are available for the whole world to enjoy. Hit the jump to learn more.
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.
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.
Toie has released the official movie poster and made additional cast announcements for the upcoming tokusatsu film, Kamen Rider #1. Hit the jump to learn more.
After seeing a handful of brief TV commercials, it's nice to finally get a lengthy look at Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger. The 40th Super Sentai series is slated to premiere in Japan on February 14, and while Toei's YouTube video is region-locked, you can see the version HeroShock posted to Facebook after the jump.
According to the latest issue of Shogakukan's Televi-Kun children's manga magazine, actor Hiroshi Fujioka is reprising his role as Takeshi Hongo / Kamen Rider #1 in the upcoming Kamen Rider #1 film. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tokusatsu TV series Shuriken Sentai Ninninger is concluding its broadcast run in February of 2016, but this is not the end for the Ninninger team, because a new, direct-to-video V Cinema film entitled Shuriken Sentai Ninninger Returns: Ninnin Girls vs. Boys Final Wars has been announced for Japanese home video release in June of 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
An interesting bit of news has come out of the "Super Sentai Spectacular" mini-marathon streaming event: Shout! Factory has licensed Ninja Sentai Kakuranger for North American home video release. Hit the jump to learn more.