How to distinguish between casual collectors and serious collectors? A casual collector will probably not pay top dollars for a collectibles while a serious collector of, say, Ultraman, will not hesitate to drop US$609 equivalent for an Ultraman C-Type Painted Resin Statue by G3 you see here.
Bandai is celebrating 10 years of Ultraman Zero with two new Ultraman Zero collectibles. Ultraman Zero first appears 10 years ago in December 2019 and so, technically, it is still celebrating his 10th anniversary.
The scene where Ultraman teleported himself back to Earth to take on Balkan (1966/67 Season 1, Episode 16 ‘Science Patrol Into Space’) is now immortalized in 3D, by the way of the Shonen Ric’s Large Monster Series Ultraman (Type B) Teleportation Image Version. It is a figure that only true fans will appreciate.
These days, everything thing has its ‘day’. Star Wars Day, National Video Game Day are a couple of examples. Speaking of ‘day’, do you know there’s Ultraman Day too? It was July 10 and to mark this day, Marvel gave us the first look at the Marvel-penned for North American market Ultraman comics.
Japanese company Electronic Technology Sale Co., aka PCB Art moeco, has revealed a new Ultraman iPhone case, featuring a patented battery-free LED light up function. Harnessing the radio waves produced by the phone is how the case achieves the light up function on Ultraman’s color timer.
Superheroes like Ultraman is not the embodiment of cute, but here it is anyways, the adorable version of the new Ultraman by Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi. Coming from Japanese toy maker Aquamarine Co., Ltd. and Good Smile Company is the Nendoroid Ultraman Suit action figure.
It is the weekend. Weekend means letting your hair down and letting your hair down means, toys. If you are not into toys, well, we ask that you to bear with us. Be magnanimous and put up with our childishness.
Tsuburaya Productions created a series of busts based on the popular Ultraman series for Tsuburaya Convention held in December 2019. Fast forward a few months later, fans of Ultraman has the opportunity to bring home the said busts, officially called Ultraman Archives Classic Arts Suit Size Bust.
Science Patrol is the fictional organization in the Ultraman series that defends Earth from invading aliens and giant monsters. If there’s an Ultraman-themed VR thrill ride, you’d expect riders to be part of Science Patrol, experiencing the Ultraman vs. giant kaiju first hand and in unreal close proximity.
Uniqlo love collaborations love as much as BAPE, but in a more pop culture and more affordable way. The latest Uniqlo collab is with my childhood favorite and Japanese supersized superhero, Ultraman.