The "Ultra Monster Anthropomorphic Project" continues to transform classic Ultraman villains into moe anime girls, this time with a dakimakura ("hug pillow") of Space Robot King Joe. Hit the jump to check it out.
New information is available concerning Bandai Visual's Japanese Bluray boxed set releases for Ultraman Dyna and Ultraman Gaia. Hit the jump to learn more.
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.
Crunchyroll is adding to its Ultraman library with the simulcast of the live-action tokusatsu series Ultraman X. Episodes will broadcast every Tuesday starting July 14 at 3:30am Pacific Time. More 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.
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.
Premium Bandai is releasing a set of 4 Ultraman monsters for the HG series of vinyl figures. Hit the jump to check them out.
The 25th annual Ultraman Festival is coming to Tokyo beginning in July. Hit the jump to learn more.
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.