X-Plus sold the Large Monster Series Alien Waiell Kit at Super Festival 74 as an exclusive now there is a limited number still available to be sold through a lottery sale. The kit molded in clear green vinyl will retail for 8,188 yen (approx $73 US). The lottery sale runs from May 2 till May 12 so time is short, it needs to be purchased through the X-Plus website.
X-Plus is releasing two Large Monster Series Ultra Kaiju Bemstar and Garan, Bemstar is a "soft" figure that can be squished or bent similar to the costume. Bemstar (same mold used in 2010) stands 23 cm tall (approx 9 inches) and retails for 13,500 yen (approx $121 US). Garan stands 25cm tall and retails for 16,991 yen (approx $152 US). Both can be pre-ordered from X-Plus and will be released in July 2017.
Aquamarine is releasing the ULTRAMAN Bust Limiter Release Version (anime based version), Aquamarine has release the regular version of this bust previously (in Dec 2016). It is the same bust with a new paint scheme and the light-up feature, eyes and chest piece, are different colors. The bust stands 24cm tall (approx 9.5 inches), and it will retail for 14,904 yen (approx $134 US). It is available for pre-order from Aquamarine and other retailers and will be released in June 2017.
Tamashii is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman A figure, this figure stands 15cm tall (approx 6 inches), it comes with extra hands, chest piece, and Spectium Ray effect. It will retail for 5,940 yen (approx $54 US) it will be available for pre-ordered starting April 28 from a number of retailers with release Sept 2017.
As we posted previously X-Plus is releasing Favorite Sculptors Line DefoReal Gomora, Neronga, and Eleking Coin Banks (mini figures). They have the figure with the base being the bank. They stand 14, 11, 15cm tall respectively and all retail for 3,974 yen each. They can be pre-ordered now with release in July 2017 from X-Plus and possibly other retailers.
Bandai Gashapon is releasing the Ultimate Luminous King Joe figure. This figure, like others in the series, features a light up gimmick for head and chest (image above). It stands 12.9cm tall (approx 5 inches), and will retail for 3,980 yen (approx $36 US). It can be pre-ordered now from Bandai with release in July 2017.
Tamashii/Bandai is releasing the Ultra-Act x S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Limiter Release Version (Anime version), it appears to be the same figure previously released with a new paint scheme and accessories. It stands 15.5cm tall (approx 6 inches) and features replacement hands, head, chest, and face parts, and two effects parts (note figure does not appear to light up). It will retail for 6,480 yen (approx $59 US) and can be pre-ordered from the Tamashii Web Shop with release in Sept 2017.
Bandai's Candy Division is releasing the third set of SHODO Ultraman candy figures,this assortment includes Ultraman Taro, Ultraman Zoffy, Alien Temperor, Ultraman, Ultra Seven, and an accessory set (that includes various effects parts). Each figure is sold separately, features articulation, and comes with candy (gum). Each figure is 10cm tall (approx 4 inches) and retail for 500yen (approx $4.60 US). They will be available August 2017 (previous assortments are available from Amazon and other retailers).
X-Plus is releasing the Gigantic Series Real Master Collection PLUS Ultraman C Type, this figure is the resin (polystone) version of the vinyl figure that was previously released. This figure stand 50cm tall (approx 20 inches tall), and features a light-up gimmick for eyes, chest piece, and base (design shown in bottom pic). It will retail for 32,184 yen (approx $296 US). It is available for pre-order from X-Plus with release in June 2017.
X-Plus is releasing Ultra Kaiju Barabas Invasion Color Version and Spectreman. Barabas is 27cm tall and will retail for 15,660. Spectreman is a limited re-release it comes with a second pair of arms, stands 23cm tall, and will retail for 10,584 yen. Both can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release in June 2017.