Bandai is releasing the Tamashii S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Ruebe figure from the Ultraman R/B line. It stands 15cm tall and comes with extra hands, R/B Kourin, Flame effect (with stand), and Aqua effect (for Ultraman Rosso and Blu). It will retail for 7,020 yen (approx $62 US), it can be pre-ordered now with release scheduled for June 2019. This is a Tamashii Web Shop exclusive. Tamashii also posted additional images showing the Ultraman Blu and Rosso figures using these effects as well as others (including package designs, bottom).
Bandai/Tamashii revealed a couple of new Ultraman figures at Tokyo Comic Con, both are Anime versions. The tag lists Ultraman Anime and Ultraman Suit Version 7 Anime, this is technically the first anime figures in the S.H. Figuarts line as the previous anime figures were Ultra-Act x Figuarts branded. Not much info was given other than the figures being displayed, more as we get it. Pics from Dengeki Hobby.
Bandai is releasing the Ultimate Luminous Premium Ultraman figure set, it includes Ultraman Great and Ultraman Powered. Both figures come with a light up feature for eyes and color timer, Ultraman Great has a second set of arms, and Ultraman Powered has a different head (with different color eyes). The set has two light up units (one for each figure), Ultraman Great is 12cm tall, Ultraman Powered 11.5cm tall, and the set retails for 4,860 yen. This set can be pre-ordered from Bandai with release scheduled for March 2019.
Bandai Hobby is releasing the Figure-Rise Standard Ultraman Suit 7.5 Model Kit, a Gundam style Ultraman kit based on the Manga version. The kit is 1/12 scale, articulated, comes with multiple weapons (sword, knife, eye slugger), exchangeable hands, and stickers, it also features a light up color changing color timer unit that also lights up the eyes. The kit retails for 4,860 yen, it can be pre-ordered not from Bandai as well as other retailers including Entertainment Earth, and is scheduled to be released in Jan 2019.
Bandai is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Belial figure, a figure which was recently revealed as an upcoming release. This figure stands 15cm tall, it comes with extra hands and the Giga Battleniser set. It is set for release in April 2019 and should be available from most retailers. No pre-order date or price was given, we will update once available.
Bandai is releasing the Ultraman Converge Series 3 Candy figures, there are 6 figures total (sold as a set (10) but may be purchased separately). The figures include Ultraman Rosso Flame, Ultraman Blu Aqua, Ultraman Jack, Ultraman Taro, Eleking, and Jugglus Juggler, and are deformed style figures. They are 5.5cm tall (approx 2.25 inches) and retail for 5,400 yen (approx $48 US) for a set of ten (which includes all six figures). They can be pre-ordered now with release in Dec 2018 from Bandai.
X-Plus is releasing the Ultra New Generation Five King Lighting Version, and Eleking Version 2, Five King is a Ric/Bandai Premium exclusive, Eleking a Ric exclusive (Eleking can be purchased from the US Ric site). Five King features light up eyes, back, and left arm "eye", it is 29cm tall and will retail for 22,680 yen. Eleking is 26cm tall and will retail for 14,580 yen ($121.67 US). Both can be pre-ordered now with release for Eleking scheduled for Jan 2019, and Feb 2019 for Five King.
Bandai/Tamashii has announced four upcoming figures for their S.H. Figuarts line of Ultraman figures, Ultraman Belial, Ultra Seven Special Color Version, Ultraman Blu Flame, and Ultraman Rosso Aqua. The last two feature reverse color schemes from the original figure colors. No release date or other info was given yet we will update when we have that info. Pics from Dengeki Hobby. Update: a fifth figure was shown Ultraman R/B(?) (bottom) no details was give on this figure either.
Bandai is releasing the Ultraman 2 Super Move Candy figures, the second set of this series of small but very articulated figures. As with the previous assortment this assortment includes both figures and accessory sets. This assortment includes a Ultraman R/B, Ultraman Orb, Ultraman Taro, and three different accessory sets including buildings, roadways, and weapons (along with chewing gum with each). Each figure is approx 10cm tall (approx 4 inches) and a 10 piece assortment case (including at least one of each) will retail for 5,400 yen (approx $48 US). They can be pre-ordered now from the Bandai website with release scheduled for Jan 2019.
Bandai is releasing the Ultra Monster Directory New Challenge Edition Candy Figures, these five figures link into the recently announced Ultraman Archives bringing classics characters to a new generation. Each figure features a base with scenery (similar to some past candy figures that were released), each is approx 5.5cm tall with the base measuring approx 4.5cm. The five figures include Garamon, Kemur Man, M1, Cicada (Semi) Human, and Gorgos, each having a black and white color scheme. They retail for 4,590 yen, and can be pre-ordered from the Bandai web shop now with release scheduled for Jan 2019.