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    Friday October 28, 2022
  • Ultra Seven Celebrates 55th Anniversary With Line of Fashion Goods

    Character goods for Tsuburaya Productions tokusatsu hero include jackets, wallets, shoulder bags, T-shirts and more

    Tokusatsu TV shows may make you feel like a kid at heart, but only grown-ups can appreciate a new line of adult fashion goods that celebrate the 55th anniversary of Ultra Seven, the second superhero TV show in the long-running Ultra series by Tsuburaya Productions. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday October 22, 2022
  • Shin Ultraman Heads to Amazon Prime Video in Japan in November

    Tokusatsu superhero film directed by Shinji Higuchi and written by Hideaki Anno will begin distribution on November 18th

    Some quick news for all you Ultraman fans out there: Shin Ultraman, the live-action theatrical film directed by Shinji Higuchi and written / produced by Hideaki Anno that puts a modern spin on the beloved tokusatsu superhero character from Tsuburaya Productions, will begin distribution in Japan on Amazon Prime Video on November 18, 2022. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday August 30, 2022
  • Tsuburaya Launches Classic Tokusatsu Drama Ultra Seven's 55th Anniversary Project

    The tagline: "55 years ago, there was a future."

    Japanese special effects studio Tsuburaya Productions launched a special project to commemorate the 55th anniversary of its classic tokusatsu drama series, Ultra Seven, today. The seven key words of the project include "Facing Ultra Seven with Modern Technology." Hit the jump for more details!

  • Tuesday August 9, 2022
  • Shin Ultraman Confirms International Theatrical Release Plans

    2022 tokusatsu superhero film will hit theaters in 37 countries in Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe & the Americas

    Good news for all you tokusatsu fans out there: Shin Ultraman - the 2022 live-action theatrical film directed by Shinji Higuchi, written / produced by Hideaki Anno, and featuring Tsubaraya Productions' legendary tokusatsu superhero - has confirmed that it has plans in the works for international theatrical distribution for the film in 37 countries in Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe,  North America, and South America beginning on September 1st with screenings in Singapore. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday July 5, 2022
  • Netflix Reminds Everyone They Also Have An Ultraman Film Coming Soon

    3DCG project confirmed way back in 2021

    Netflix took to Twitter this morning to remind Ultraman fans that it also has its own film in the works. Read on for the confirmation.

  • Watch Hideaki Anno Live Out His Childhood Dream as Ultraman in Shin Ultraman's VFX Breakdown Videos

    Anno was the motion capture actor for Ultraman in the newest film

    Over the past week, the Shin Ultraman Twitter account has been releasing some behind-the-scenes VFX breakdowns for the blockbuster film, including how the team captured the motion data for the film's Ultraman and kaiju. Check out the three breakdowns after the jump!

  • Monday June 27, 2022
  • Shin Ultraman Beams Past 4 Billion Yen at the JP Box Office

    The Hideaki Anno-led film is by far the most popular film in the franchise ever

    Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi’s Shin Ultraman film has made its impact on the Japanese box office and the entire franchise, by being one of the biggest films of the year and the biggest film of the Ultra series. Today, the film reached higher heights by hitting a milestone of 4 billion yen. More after the jump!

  • Friday June 24, 2022
  • Shin Ultraman Reaches 2.6 Million Ticket Sales in Japan in 42 Days

    The film's first 10 minutes and 33 seconds will be streamed on YouTube

    The official Twitter for the Shinji Higuchi (Attack on Titan live-action films, Shin Godzilla)-directed all-new live-action film Shin Ultraman announced today that the film had earned 3.9 billion yen (30.7 million USD) on 2.62 million admissions in 42 days since its release on May 13, 2022. Hit the jump for more details!

  • Thursday June 16, 2022
  • New Heroes Step Forth in Ultraman Decker Key Visual

    Latest entry in long-running tokusatsu superhero series hits TV Tokyo on July 09, 2022

    A dynamic new key visual has been revealed for Ultraman Decker, the latest entry in the long-running live action tokusatsu superhero series featuring benevolent extraterrestrial beings helping to protect humanity from galaxy-spanning threats. Hit the jump to check it out.