Converse is releasing Ultra Seven Converse All Star sneakers this July for 10,000 yen, check out the specs below and pics.
Collaboration with Ultra Seven, a national hero celebrating 50 years since the broadcast started in 2017. The upper design is reminiscent of the body of Seven. Tan part expresses "beam lamp" at the forehead of Seven. Original tag, rice paper, carton specification. © Tsuburaya Pro
ALL STAR 100 HI
· REACT cup insole, TractionSole mounted.
· Deploy memory form and reduce twist with tan improving hold feeling.
- Adopted a new ankle patch that has metallic print on the star part.
- Adopting original heel label with coating reduction wearing reduction of logo.
· Reduce darkening with water repellent processing shoe lace and coating eyelet.
· Employing deodorant antibacterial processing for mesh lining with built-in form.
· Original tag, carton included.
CCP is releasing the 1/6 Scale Tokusatsu Series Ultraman Powered, there are two versions of this figure the regular version and a light up version. The light up version is interesting in that the eyes and chest piece appear blue but light up both blue and red (color changes after 20 seconds). The figure is also very detailed being suit accurate with many minor intricate details. The figure stands 28cm tall (approx 11 inches) and will retail for 17,820 yen (approx $159 US) for the regular version, 19,980 yen (approx $178 US) for the light up version. They can be pre-ordered from CCP as well as retailers like AmiAmi now, with release in April 2018.
Albatross Japan/EDFSB are slow announce their Summer Wonder Festival exclusives including Ultraman kaiju Gokinezula and Bemstar (flying version), as well as a couple of Spectreman kaijus Zeron and Metanodon. It looks like there will be a Shin Godzilla kit as well. Gokinezula is 21cm tall and 29cm in length resin figure and will retail for 21,600 yen. Bemstar is a vinyl figure that is 20cm long and has an 18cm wingspan, it will retail for 21,600 yen. The two Spectreman kaiju are resin figures standing 15cm tall and retailing for 10,800 yen. Summer Wonder Festival is July 30th at Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Hall, Japan.
Tamashii is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Dada figure from Ultraman. This figure stands 15cm tall (approx 6 inches) and comes with three faces, extra hands, and weapon. It will retail for 7,344 yen (approx $60 US), and can be pre-ordered from the Tamashii Web Shop (exclusive) with release in Nov 2017.
X-Plus is releasing the Large Monster Series Ultra Kaiju Doragory, he stands 26cm tall. He will retail for 16,800 yen (approx $151 US), he is available for pre-ordered now with release scheduled for Sept 2017. Also teased by X-Plus is Mefilas, no info on him yet but we will update it once available.
X-Plus is releasing the Real Master Collection Plus Garamon, this polystone (resin) figure stands 24 cm tall (approx 9 1/2 inches) and includes a base. It is based on the vinyl version that was released in 2014 (images appear to be the same as the vinyl version images). It will retail for 21,384 yen (approx $193 US) and can be pre-ordered from the X-Plus site. It is scheduled for release in July 2017.
ACRO is releasing the KRS x NIRASAWA Kemur Takayuki Takaya Painted Version a new version of this Kaiju Remix Series figure. This version has a brighter color scheme than the previous version, it stands 38cm tall (approx 15 inches) including base. This figure will retail for 13,824 yen (approx $126 US) and can be pre-ordered now from AmiAmi, Hobby Search, and other retailers with release in Sept 2017.
Bandai is releasing the second set of SHODO Ultraman VS candy figures, they include Ultraman Jack, Bemstar, Ultraman Ace, Ace Killer, and Extended Set (accessory set). All figures stand approx 10cm tall, both Ultraman come with extra hands and stand, and the Extended Set comes with two stands, beam effects, and weapons. Each figure retails for 500 yen and are scheduled for release June 13. (From Bandai via Dengeki Hobby)
CCP is releasing King Joe Vs Ultra Seven 1/6 Scale Tokusatsu figures, two King Joe figures standard and mounting pose (there words not ours), Ultra Seven, Confrontation Set (Ultra Seven and King Joe mounting pose), and Ultra Seven and lower half of King Joe set. Both King Joe (both versions) and Ultra Seven include a light up gimmick, the figures stand 30cm tall. Both King Joes and Ultra Seven retail for 18,000 yen (approx $163 US), the Confrontation Set for 35,000 yen (approx $317 US), and the other set for 20,000 yen (approx $181 US). They can be pre-ordered now with release in March 2018 from the CCP website and other retailers.
X-Plus is releasing the Large Monster Series Firemons Ric Boy figure, this figure stands 28cm tall (approx 11 inches) it features it's flame sword weapon. The figure will retail for 19,980 yen (approx $181 US) it can be pre-ordered now from the X-Plus Shounen Ric site with release scheduled for August 2017.