X-Plus is releasing the Favorite Sculptors Line Gigantic Ultraman C-Type Figure by sculptor Keiki Fujimoto (G3), that was original released as a kit in 2020. It is based on Episode 36 "Don't Shoot! Arashi" of Ultraman, it stands 40cm tall, is vinyl (it was previously said to be resin), the Ric features light up eyes and color timer, and it will retail for 27,500 yen (standard 26,400 yen). It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus (Ric) and other retailers (standard), with release scheduled for June 2023.
The Tsubaraya Store Online is releasing the X-Plus Real Master Collection Ultraman Zero Tsuburaya Store Online Limited Edition figure. This is the same figure released by X-Plus but includes a different base and packaging, it is 28cm tall (including base), has light up eyes, color timer, and forehead, and retails for 33,000 yen. It can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for August 2023.
X-Plus is releasing the Alien Mephilas Fighting Pose Renewal Color Version figure, an updated version of the figure Sept 2017. This figure stands 23cm tall, it features light up eyes and mouth, and retails for 17,600 yen. This is a Ric exclusive that can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for April 2023.
Bandai is releasing the Super Motion Alpha Ultraman 4 Candy figures. This set includes Ultraman Decker Dynamic Type, Glitter Trigger Eternity, Ultraman Z (Red Damage), Ultraman, Zetton, and an accessories parts set, they are approx. 10cm tall, and they will retail for 690 yen. They will be available Feb 20th in various retailers in Japan.
arktz & DBA is releasing the MaxToy Mini Sofubi Monster Warehouse Series figures, these figures all feature glow in the dark vinyl. The figures are Ultraman, Ultra Seven, Alien Mephilas, Zetton, and Alien Baltan, all are approx. 12cm tall except Alien Mephilas at 11cm tall, and all are 4,800 yen except Alien Baltan is 5,500 yen. All can be ordered from arktz & DBA's Rakuten store starting Feb 20th 2023.
CCP is releasing the Phantom Ultimate Modeling Series No.2 CCP x KOC Akira Ibaraki Shin Ultraman Gomess the second in this new series. While the full info has not been released it will most likely be a kit and finished figure like the Gamera from this line, it will be 33cm tall and 46cm in length, price and release date have not been announced. There looks to be multiple release waves, and the kit will also use magnets for attaching the parts of the kit. We will update once the full info is available.
Updated: The kit now up for pre-order, it retails for 55,000 yen (early bird price, 60,500 yen afterwards (tax included)), it is 33cm tall to head, 35cm to tail, 22cm wide, and 46cm in length, and it is scheduled for release Sept 2023.
Bandai is releasing the Ultimate Luminous Tiga, Dyna, Gaia Set from Ultraman Z Gamma Illusion where Tiga, Dyna, and Gaia appear. Each has a gold tint over their regular suits, they are 13cm, 12cm, and 12cm tall respectively, the set is all three figures and luminous units, and retails for 8,800 yen. They can be pre-ordered from Bandai with release scheduled for May 2023.
Bandai/Tamashii is releasing a second wave of the Tamashii Nations Box figures, this set includes Ultraseven, Ultraman Dyna Flash Type, Ultraman Z Delta Rise Claw, Ultraman Decker Flash Type, Ultraman Leo, Ultraman Geed Primitive, Ultraman Ribut, Ultraman Ginga, and a secret figure. These figures are deformed style and with the Ultraman ones create a 3D effect of Ultraman coming at the camera as seen in Ultraman series. These figures are 10cm in size, there are 9 types (8 plus a mystery figure), retail for 1,100 yen each, feature clear parts, and will be released Sept 2023. These will be available for pre-ordered from general retailers starting Feb 2nd.
X-Plus is releasing the Large Monsters Series Shin Ultraman Energy Consumed Version as a Wonder Festival 2023 Winter exclusive. This is the same sclupt as the regular Shin Ultraman that was released May 2022, it stands 22cm tall, and retail for 12,000 yen. There will be 150 available at the event and 150 from the Ric website afterwards. Wonder Festival is Feb 12, 2023.