Bandai is releasing the Figure-Rise Standard Darklops Zero Model Kit, the next in the Figure-Rise line. The kit is 1/12 scale, articulated, comes with a weapon (lance), exchangeable hands, and stickers, it also features a light up color changing color timer unit that also lights up the eyes. This kit will retail for 3,740 yen, can be pre-ordered now from Bandai and other retailers, with release scheduled for Nov 2020.
X-Plus is releasing two new figure Ultraman Ginga and Snowgon Version 2. Ultraman Ginga stands 24cm tall, the Ric version features light up eyes, color timer, and forehead, it will retail for 16,500 yen (14,300 for the standard version), and is scheduled for release Oct 2020. Snowgon is a new version standing 28cm tall, it retails for 16,500 yen, and is a Japan only figure releasing Dec 2020. The Ginga Ric is available from X-Plus and Bandai Premium, standard from other retailers, Snowgon from X-Plus only.
X-Plus is releasing the DefoReal Ultraman Zero, the first DefoReal Ultraman (not counting the banks released previously). This figure stands 15cm tall, and features light up eyes, forehead, and color timer, and retails for 6,600 yen. It can be pre-ordered from X-Plus and Bandai with release scheduled for Oct 2020.
Bandai is releasing a number of new items including the S.H. Figuarts Brothers Cloak, Ultraman Color Timers Series 2, and Ultraman Z Bandai Fashion items. The Brothers Cloak is 11cm in height, is red outside and silver inside, has posablity, and attachment parts, it retails for 2,420 yen, and will release Nov 2020. The Ultraman Color Timers feature the color timers of Ultraman Zero, Ultraman Belial, and Ultraman Geed, Zero and Geed are multi color and flash, the set retails for 5,500 yen and is scheduled for Oct 2020 release. The Bandai Fashion items include Ultraman Z jumpsuit and tactical vest, they are 16,500 yen and 18,700 yen respectively and are schedule to release Aug 2020. All can be pre-ordered on the Bandai Premium site.
X-Plus is releasing the next pair of Ultra 5000 figures Alien Waiell and Chameleking. Both figures are approx 19cm tall and come with tags like the original figures from years ago. Each retails for 5,500 yen, can be pre-ordered now from both X-Plus and Bandai, with release scheduled for Dec 2020.
The Licensing Group Welcomes New Licensees for ULTRAMAN and Anime ULTRAMAN
The Licensing Group is happy to add PureArts Limited and Mego Figures to the group of licensees producing everything from apparel, accessories, collectibles, games, and pins to novelties, trading cards and tin toys.
PureArts is known worldwide as designers of high-quality, high-end collectible figurines for highly recognized properties such as: Assassin’s Creed and Cyberpunk 2077 for companies like Bandai Namco, Sideshow, and Ubisoft. PureArts will be designing ¼ scale statues with LED for both Classic ULTRAMAN and Anime ULTRAMAN.
Mego is known for its dressed action figures, which it will produce for Classic ULTRAMAN and Anime ULTRAMAN in 8” and 14” sizes.
We are excited and hopeful about seeing these ULTRAMAN products in the marketplace this year.
More info as we get it.
X-Plus is releasing the Ultra Kaiju Eledortus from Return Of Ultraman. This Ric (Japan) only figure stands 12cm tall and is 28cm in length, it retails for 16,500 yen. It can be pre-ordered from X-Plus now, with release scheduled for Oct 2020.
X-Plus is releasing the Jumbo King Luminous Version figure, a light up version of a figure released in 2015. This figure stands 30cm in height, 36cm in length, and 15cm wide, it features light up eyes (front and back). This figure is a Japan exclusive, will retail for 22,000 yen, can be pre-ordered from X-Plus now with release scheduled for Aug 2020.
Tamashii/Bandai is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Shining Ultraman Zero figure, a different version of Ultraman Zero to celebrate Zero's 10th Anniversary. The figure stands 15cm tall and features replacement color timer, extra hands, and wide zero shot ray effect. This figure will retail for 6,600 yen and can be pre-ordered from the Tamashii web shop with release scheduled for Oct 2020.
Threezero has announced their Ultraman Anime Suit Version 7 Stealth Version 1/6 Scale figure, this figure stands just over 12 inches, will retail for $129 US, and it is a Thailand Expo exclusive, as well as possibly other events (note with the current pandemic that may change and it maybe available online). Check out the details below (we will update with more pictures once available).
Threezero Ultraman Suit Version 7 Stealth Anime Version Figure
Produced By: threezero
To be sold at Thailand Toy Expo (https://www.thailandtoyexpo.com) as well as in other events and online, around the world. Further details to be announced on threezero Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/threezeroHK).
Update: 1/6 ULTRAMAN SUIT Ver7 Stealth Version is limited to 330 pieces worldwide.
The first 24 will be pre- ordered for sale at Thailand Toy Expo from May 28th to May 31st .