X-Plus is releasing the Large Monster Series Evil Alien Mysteler Ric figure from Return Of Ultraman. This evil version stands 24cm tall, and retails for 18,370 yen. It can be pre-ordered from the X-Plus site with release scheduled for Sept 2022.
Ultraman Tiga Multi Type 1/1 Suit Size Half Bust Statue
Special Edition Ultraman Tiga Dark 1/1 Suit Size Half Bust Statue
(Every piece is made to be unique)
Limited to only 55pcs (Multi Type) & 25pcs (Dark edition) individually numbered pieced worldwide.
Pre-order date: May 26, 2022 (20:00 (GMT +8))
Pre-order at: www.utmost-studio.com
Full Payment : USD 1699 each
Deposit : USD 509 each
(shipping rates depend on the product size/weight and shipping locations)
Available worldwide except Japan.
Bandai has announced the S.H. Figuarts Astra figure, the third Figuarts figure in the past few days. This figure stands 15cm tall, it comes with replacement hands and color timer, Ultra double flasher effect, Ultra key, replacement chest parts, it retails for 7,150 yen. This figure will be up for pre-order May 26th from general retailers with release scheduled for Oct 2022.
The Tsuburaya Store is releasing exclusive color versions of the Kaiyodo Monster Head Gomess and Kanegon busts. These bust feature a monochrome coloring, are sculpted by RYO (Nendo Seijin), stand 20cm tall, with each retailing for 7,480 yen, these will be made to order with pre-ordered scheduled to end May 31st. Release is scheduled for Sept 2022.
Bandai has announced a number of new figures based on characters in Shin Ultraman, possible spoilers ahead. New Zoffy figures in the S.H. Figuarts, Movie Monster Series, Mega Movie Monster Series, Ultra Action Series, even a die-cast figure, also revealed is a Zarab Movie Monster Series figure (The Love). The Figuarts is a general release standing 15cm tall, with extra hands, and retails for 5,500 yen. The Movie Monster and Mega Movie Monster Zoffy are the same but stand 16cm, and 23cm tall respectively, and retail for 1,540 yen and 3,080 yen respectively. The Ultra Action figure is 15cm tall, and retails for 2,200 yen, the die-cast is 8cm tall and retails for 1,320 yen. Zarab is unique featuring a solid front and clear back, stands 16cm tall, and retails for 1,980 yen. All will be released June 2022 from multiple retailers.
Bandai/Tamashii is releasing the S.H. Figuarts SC-1M Space Sevenger figure. This figure stands 15cm tall, it features extra hands, rotating fist, replacement eyes, electromagnetic baton, bayonet type 2, special aircraft support firearm 40 mm general-purpose bayonet, and it retails for 8,250 yen. It can be pre-ordered starting May 23rd on the Bandai Premium website with release scheduled for Dec 2022.
Banpresto has announced another Shin Ultraman Prize Figure, smaller than the previously announced prize figure. This figure is 17cm tall, sculpted by Minoru Narita, it is available through many retailers around Japan.
The Tamashii Nations Store Tokyo is have a Renewal Event to celebrate its expansion (three times bigger), and has a number of figures available to celebrate. Most are either existing figures with some update or difference, the two Ultraman related figures are the Ultraman Z Original BEST SELECTION, and the Alien Mefilas 55th Anniversary Version. The Ultraman Z is the same figure previously released without any extra items (effect parts, etc.), Mefilas looks to be an updated paint scheme, with Anniversary logo base, they are 3,850 yen and 7,150 yen respectively, and both will be released in June 2022.
Kai Beauty is releasing the Shin Ultraman Axia 5 Blade Razor, the set includes the razor with a red and silver color scheme, and 11 replacement blades cartridges (normal 9 for this type of razor), it retails for 2,200 yen. As part of the promotion there will be a Shin Ultraman razor stand, approx. 16cm tall, limited to 100, and a Shin Ultraman mug, limited to 300. You can order the razor and enter to win the extra items through the Kai website, or buy the razor from select retailers, with release scheduled for the end of May. (Extras made in cooperation with CCP).
Bandai is releasing the Ultimate Luminous Shin Ultraman figures. This set includes two Shin Ultraman in different poses, they are 14cm and 14.5cm tall, each features a light up unit for the eyes, and each retails for 1,500 yen. They can be pre-ordered from Bandai with release scheduled for Sept 2022.