Bandai/Tamashii is releasing the Ultraman Rosso Ground figure, another variation of Ultraman Rosso from Ultraman R/B. This figure comes with extra hands, replacement color timer, and Rosso slugger set. The figure stands 15cm tall and will retail for 5,400 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from the Tamashii Web Shop (exclusive), with release scheduled for May 2019.
Tamashii/Bandai announced four new figures based on the Ultraman R/B characters now they have announced a fifth Ultraman Blu Wind. It features the same color scheme as the Rosso Wind figure, purple. It comes with extra hands, weapon, and color timer, and it stands 15cm tall. It retails for 5,400 yen and can be pre-ordered from the Tamashii Web Shop now with release scheduled for May 2019.
Bandai/Tamashii have announced five new Ultraman figures, four Ultramman R/B figures, and one Ultraman Orb figure. The four R/B figures are Ultraman Rosso Flame, Ultraman Rosso Wind, Ultraman Blu Water, and Ultraman Blu Ground, the Ultraman Orb figure is Orb Dark. The four R/B figures are 15cm tall and retail for 5,400 yen, each figure comes with accessories, and Rosso Flame and Blu Water come with two bases (meant for both versions of each. All can be pre-ordered now from general retailers with release scheduled for Dec 2018. Ultraman Orb Dark is an Tamashii Nations 2018 exclusive, it features a number of accessories and retails for 5,940 yen and can be pre-ordered at the show Aug 26-28 2018 (website lists Aug 29th more info on that as we get it).
Bandai Hobby is releasing the Figure-Rise Standard Ultraman B-Type Model Kit, a Gundam style Ultraman kit based on the Manga version. The kit is 1/12 scale, articulated, comes with a cannon, multiple effects, and exchangeable hands. An interesting feature is the light up color changing color timer which also lights up the eyes. The kit retails for 4,860 yen and is scheduled to be released in Nov 2018.
Bandai is releasing the Ultimate Luminous Premium Ultraman R/B Figure Set, this set features Ultraman Rosso and Ultraman Blu both with a light up feature. Ultraman Rosso is 13.2cm, Ultraman Blu is 10.5cm (both fixed posed), and the set retails for 3,980 yen (approx $36 US). They can be pre-ordered from the Bandai Gashapon web shop with release scheduled for Dec 2018.
Bandai/Tamashii has officially announced the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Zero Beyond figure. This figure comes with Zero twin swords, effect parts, color timer, and extra hands. It stands 15cm tall and will retail for 5,940 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from the Tamashii Web Shop with release scheduled for Nov 2018.
Bandai is releasing the Ultraman Super Move Candy figures, the first of a new series of small but very articulated figures. As with other similar sets in the past this assortment includes both figures and accessory sets. This assortment includes Ultraman Rosso, Ultraman Blu, Ultraman X, 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 $49 US). They can be pre-ordered now from the Bandai website with release scheduled for Oct 2018.
Bandai/Tamashii is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Gudon figure, it stands 16cm tall (approx 6 inches) and comes with a damaged head for Twin Tail (which is releasing this month). It will retail for 7,560 yen (approx $69 US) and can be pre-ordered now from the Tamashii Web Shop with release scheduled for Dec 2018.
X-Plus/Bandai Premium are releasing the Large Monster Series Ultra New Generation TDG Set, Ultraman Tiga, Ultraman Dyna, and Ultraman Gaia. This three figure set features light up eyes and color timer, and name base (battery pack) for all three figures. Tiga and Dyna are approx 23cm tall each and Gaia is approx 24cm tall, the set retails for 38,880 yen (approx $355 US). This set can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus (Ric site) and Bandai Premium web shop, with release scheduled for August 2018.
Bandai/Tamashii have revealed the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman X & Gomora Armor Set that they teased recently. The figure features snap on armor and weapons (Gomora Armor Set). It should be about 15cm tall and retail for 7,560 yen. It will be released in Oct 2018 from general retailers, pre-orders should be up soon. More info as we get it.