Bandai is releasing the Figure-Rise Standard Ultraman Suit Evil Tiga Model Kit, the next in the Figure-Rise line. The kit is 1/12 scale, articulated, comes with the Evil Fork and Evil shot effect, 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 5,280 yen, can be pre-ordered now from Bandai and other retailers, with release scheduled fro May 2020.
Also of note some of the earlier Figure-Rise kits are being re-releasing with new joint parts for body and neck to give them better articulation (Action models).
Bandai is releasing the Figure-Rise Standard Ultraman Suit Zero Model Kit, the next in the Figure-Rise line. The kit is 1/12 scale, articulated, comes with a weapon (Zero 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 3,520 yen, can be pre-ordered now from Bandai and other retailers, with release scheduled fro June 2020.
X-Plus is releasing the next two figures in the Ultra Large Monster Series 5000, Muruchi and Gabora. This figures are slightly smaller than the regular Large Monster Series (and are tagged not boxed), Muruchi stands 19cm tall, and Gabora is 27cm in length. Each figure retails for 5,500 yen, they can be pre-ordered now from both X-Plus and Bandai, with release scheduled for June 2020.
Bandai is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Taiga Tri-strium figure. This figure stands 15cm tall, comes with extra hands, color timer, and the Taiga Tri Blade weapon. It retails for 7,150 yen and can be pre-ordered now from Bandai with release scheduled for June 2020.
Bandai is releasing the Super Motion Ultraman Heroes Anime Candy figures, which includes Ultraman, Ultra Seven, and Ultraman Ace, plus an accessories set. Each fully articulated figure stands approx 10cm tall, and the accessory pack includes accessories for all three figures. They are sold as an 8 piece set (that includes at least one full set of figures), they can be pre-ordered now from Bandai with release scheduled for April 2020.
Bandai is releasing the Ultraman Ultimate Luminous Evil Tiga/Killieriod Set, like other Ultimate Luminous figures these feature a light up gimmick for eyes (both) and color timer (Tiga only). These fixed pose figures stand 13cm tall and retail for 5,000 yen. They can be pre-ordered now from Bandai with release scheduled for May 2020.
Bandai Fashion is releasing four Ultraman Team Member Jackets. Each jacket is made from Synthetic leather (outside) with a 100% polyester lining, they come in sizes M, L and XL, and will retail for 29,700 yen. Also being released are two style of Herringbone muffler towels, Ultraman Darkness Heels, and Ultraman New Generation Heroes. These are 100% polyester, and retail for 1,650 yen. The jackets will be released May 2020 (pre-order starts Dec 24th), the towels Feb 2020, both from Bandai.
Bandai Gashapon is releasing the 11th series of Ultimate Luminous Ultraman figures, the series includes Ultraman Taro, Ultraman Tiga (Sky Type), and three buildings (they include a light up unit). Taro and Tiga feature a light up gimmick for eyes and color timer. These figures will be released in vending machines in Japan the end of this month (December), they retail for 500 yen each.
Tsuburaya Con 2019 has begun and as with many conventions there's a ton of new figures, be a Tsuburaya convention this means tons of Ultraman figures. Figures from X-Plus, Bandai/Banpresto, Aquamarine, Evolution Toy, Kaiyodo, EDFSB, and more. These include standard style resin and vinyl, deformed style, kits, dioramas, and other merchandise. Tsuburaya is really looking to expand their offerings, more info on these figures as we get them. Pics courtesy of Dengeki Hobby.
Bandai/Tamashii is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Tregear figure the Evil Ultraman. This figure stands 15cm tall and comes with extra hands and a effects piece as wellas an effects piece for Ultraman Taiga. It can be pre-ordered now from the Tamashii web shop with release scheduled for May 2020.