It’s that time again. The 20th entry in the Heisei Era’s official Kamen Rider television series franchise is quickly approaching, and ahead of it comes a flood of new images and bits of information from which to glean early opinions. And as we feast our eyes on the new Kamen Rider Zi-O, we wonder what […]
Everything old is new again. Toei Company’s fondly remembered but not ongoing Metal Heroes superhero franchise continues to sneak into the building through the side entrance while all its other, more currently popular titles in the Super Sentai and Kamen Rider camp stroll through the front. Whether it’s Space Sheriff Gavan‘s new Type-G doing guest […]
Let’s talk toys. Specifically, Bandai’s S.H.Figuarts Shinkoucchou Seihou line, and five items that I think should be added to the list of new and upcoming pieces. It’s a good old-fashioned Top 5 list! Hosting this segment is our contributor, TaJa Doyle, an avid collector and reviewer for Tamashii Nations’ products. One can check out his […]
We’re back on the air and ready to podcast once again! Apologies for the long hiatus, but I’ve been doing some “wandering of the Earth” and have stories from Japan to bring back as well as how my world of toku has grown since last we recorded. My audio at first is kinda off, cuz […]
With the two Figuarts Gavans seeing release next month, the only logical step foreword was to release Gavanâ€™s allies in space crime fighting: Shaider and Sharivan! Both have been announced as Tamashi Web exclusive figures. Both will retail for 4725 yen.
An earlier scan from the up coming Super Hero Taisen Z Film showed Gavan Type G standing side by side with his fellow Metal Heroes: Janperson, Jiraiya, Jiban, SynchRedder, and B-Fighterâ€™s Blue Beet and Kabuto.