Benelic is re-releasing the Ultraseven Ultra Eye Senior Glasses. These glasses come in three types of blue light cut lenses, +1.5, +2.5, and no degree, depending on your vision, they feature a carrying strap, and come in a collector box, they will retail for 6,930 yen. They can be pre-ordered from the Ultraman World M78 Online shop, and Premium Bandai starting Sept 2nd with release scheduled for Oct 2022.
Bandai is releasing the next figures in their Figuarts Mini line, Ultraman Decker Flash Type and Kanata Asumi. These figures are deformed style, stand 10cm and 9cm respectively, both feature replacement arms and a base, and they retail for 2,970 yen each. They can be pre-ordered now from general retailers, with release scheduled for Jan 2023.
Bandai is releasing the Ultimate Luminous Peguila figure, this figure stands 14cm tall, it features a light up unit to light his eyes, and it retails for 6,000 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from Bandai with release scheduled for Nov 2022.
Bandai is releasing the Converge Motion Ultraman 4 Figure Set. This set features eight different figures including Ultraman Ace, Ultraman Gaia (V2), Ultraman Gaia Supreme Version, Ultraman Agul (V2), Ultraman Ginga, Ultraman Victory, Vakishim, and a mystery figure, each stands approx. 5.5cm tall and a case of 10 (one complete set) will retail for approx. 6,050 yen (price has not been announced). They can be preordered soon from multiple retailers with release scheduled for Dec 2022. (Prototypes shown)
Alphamax has announced their first Ultraman action figure, Ultraman Tiga. This figure stands 16.5cm tall, has over 42 points of articulation, includes interchangeable hands, two Zeperion Beam effect parts, a Sparklence, and a base, light up eyes and color timer, has a special suit material that allows for movement, and it should retail for approx. $110+ (dependent on retailer). It can be pre-ordered now from multiple retailers with release scheduled for Q4 2022.
Tamashii/Bandai is holding the Tamashii Nations 2022 event an has announced their exclusives including S.H. Figuarts Evil Trigger figure. This figure stands 15cm tall, comes with extra hands and color timer, Ultraman Z (red damage) replacement head, Ultraman Z (red damage) replacement left wrist, and Ultraman Z (red damage) replacement right wrist with light bullet effect, it will retail for 7,150 yen. It will be a pre-sale before the event at two different times (restricted access), a pre-lottery sale, and a post lottery sale (at the event) with release scheduled for after the event, which takes place on Nov 18th thru the 20th, 2022.
(First- come, first-served sales from 8/19 (Friday) 18:00 to 8/22 (Monday) 23:00, CTM Preceding Sky Stage and above Lottery sales 8/24 (Wed) 12:00 - 8/30 (Tue) 23:00, Advance lottery sales 9/8 (Thursday) 12:00 to 9/12 (Monday) 23:00, and Post-event lottery sale 11/18 (Friday) 10:00-)
Ichiban Kuji has announced new S.H. Figuarts Ultraman prize figures, all of these figures feature clear vinyl bodies. The lineup includes Prize A - S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Trigger Multi Type Clear Color Version, Prize B - S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Z Alpha Edge Clear Color Version (it is also the Double Chance prize), Prize C - S.H. Figuarts Ultra Seven Clear Color Version, Prize D - S.H. Figuarts Alien Baltan Clear Color Version, and Last One Award - S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Z Alpha Edge Zestium Clear Version. All figures are the same sculpt as the original version just in the clear vinyl, the second Z Alpha Edge adds glitter to the figure. The prizes can be had by entering at various Japanese retailers for 790 yen per chance, with the figures being released in Dec 2022. There will also be other non figure prizes as well.
Bandai/Tamashii is releasing the Fake Ultraman From Shin Ultraman, this is the form Alien Zarab takes to "fool" others into thinking he is Ultraman. This figure seems to be the same as the regular Shin Ultraman with some minor differences, it stands 15cm tall, includes extra hands, Eight-Tear Halo Effect with pedestal, mini human figure, and it will retail for 7,700 yen. Pre-orders with start Aug 5th on the Bandai website with release scheduled for April 2023.
Bandai is releasing the Ultra Replica Ultra Seven 55th Anniversary Set, a unique prop replica set. The set features the Ultra Eye, which is use to transfor into Ultra Seven, it includes a stand, and has electronic sounds including transformation sounds, as well as Ultraseven's shouts and techniques, the sounds are transferred a built-in infrared receiver to the other part of this set, the capsule monsters case, which includes the capsules which there are also sounds for the monsters in the capsules. The Ultra Eye is approx. 39mm tall, 165mm wide, and 74mm deep, the Capsule monster case is approx. 75mm tall, 108mm wide, and 62mm deep, the Monster capsule is approx. 55mm tall, 14mm wide, and 14mm deep, and dedicated pedestal for Ultra Eye is approx. 48mm tall, 124mm wide, and 70mm deep, the set retails for 12,100 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from Bandai, with release scheduled for Feb 2023.
Benelic is releasing the Ultra Seven Eye Slugger Back Massager, or Healing Slugger. This item is hand made out of wood, it's approx. 40cm long, 13cm tall, and 2cm wide, weighing about 200g, and it will retail for 6,600 yen. It will go on sale Aug 5th at retailers like Bandai, the M78 Online shop, and others, with release scheduled for Nov 2022.