Well, here's a twist. One place where you're almost sure not to find any patented daddy issues in the tokusatsu subgenre this year is the upcoming Hero Mama League, a wholly unexpected crossover event that gathers three heroines from Super Sentai television history, for a story about these superpowered ladies balancing their lives as world-saving badasses and the everyday challenges of being a mother. Yeah. This is happening.
It comes to us via the Toei Tokusatsu Fan Club app, complimenting Toei Company's recent efforts to keep the spirit alive for the countless heroes running around their seemingly limitless multiverse of demons, aliens, and super-ninjas, righting wrongs long after their original shows leave the airwaves. As we gear up for the next entry into the new ongoing Space Sq...
Who says the big, scary monsters always have to take the L? Special-effects action director Kawasaki Minoru disagrees, and in this comedic flick, he sets about telling the tale of a world obsessed with the fictional television heroism of Outer Man. The superhuman giant battles enormous kaiju to save the world from their uncanny evils to the wonderment of adoring tokusatsu fans everywhere, but then something extraordinary happens. Outer Man, who was only a TV character, suddenly appears in the real world. But instead of protecting mankind, he'd rather be a prick and destroy it. The actors of the Outer Man TV show must band together to fight this new menace or die trying. I guess.
This wacky premise that sees the heroes transform into a monster to stop the Ultraman-esque figure from wre...
Recently teased in upcoming episode summaries, Episode 7 of Shuriken Sentai Ninninger will feature the return of Sasuke/NinjaRed and Yousuke/HurricaneRed. The two reds will return by request from Grandpa to train the current team in the way of Ninja. (more…)
Ninja storm, Ranger form! From out of the shadows, Internet Personality Vangelus has arrived with a new video! In this review, he takes a look at the S.H.Figuarts Red Wind Ranger figure from Power Rangers: Ninja Storm.
Last night, I was lucky enough to be invited to the premiere of Koichi Sakamoto's new movie, 009-1: The End of the Beginning by the man himself. A remake of an old Ishinomori manga, the movie stars Mayuko Iwasa (Hanazakari no Kimitachi e), Nao Nagasawa (Ninpuu Sentai Hurricanger's Hurricane Blue, Mao Ichimichi (Gokaiger's Gokai Yellow) and Minehiro Kinomoto(Kamen Rider Accel).
Earlier, we reported that the rest of the FiguartsÂ HurricangersÂ would be released as Tamashi Web Exclusive two packs, but Bluefin once again lends out a helping hand to toy collectors by announcing that they will be distributing these limited run Japan only items to North America under their Power Rangers Ninja Storm names!
NINPU! SHINOBI CHANGE! Just in time for the release of the Hurricanger 10 Years After V Cinema Special, official images of the S.H.Figuarts Gouraiger BrothersÂ in addition toÂ HurricaneBlue and HurricaneYellow have been released! Bandai has announced that the Â full team will be coming together as early as 2014. Â Make the jump to find out more!
The rest of Ninpu Sentai Hurricangerâ€™s S.H.figuarts Figures has been announced! The Gouraiger Brothers along with Hurricane Yellow and Blue were both revealed during Tamashi Features. Still no sign of Shurikenger, and the four Ninjaâ€™s release date is currently unknown.