The new Ultraman anime, based on the recent ULTRAMAN manga (which was inspired by the 1966 live-action show and its sequels), is speeding toward release next month on Netflix in the US and other countries. There was a teaser trailer released a few months ago, but now a new updated trailer with mostly new footage (and multiple Ultramen) has been posted.
Here’s how Netflix describes the series:
Ultraman’s next generation is here and its larger than life! Years ago, the famous giant of light Ultraman worked to protect peace on Earth. Now, a new champion arises: Shinjiro Hayata, a high-school student who must don the Ultra Suit and the worries that come with it. The son of the former Ultraman, he will become this generation’s new hero! Netflix Original Anime Ultraman starts streaming worldwide April 1st, only on Netflix.
Here’s the new trailer:
Ultraman arrives again to save the day April 1st, no foolin’!