Marvel’s ‘The Rise Of Ultraman’ Starts In September (Minor Update)

Last Fall, it was announced that Marvel would be teaming up with Tsuburaya Productions on a new Ultraman comic. This past March, the creative team of writers Kyle Higgins and Matt Groom, and Francisco Manna on art was revealed. Today more information about the Giant of Light's comic has been released including a new cover … Continue reading Marvel’s ‘The Rise Of Ultraman’ Starts In September (Minor Update)

C2E2: Marvel’s ‘The Rise Of Ultraman’ Arrives In Late 2020

Last Fall, the creators of the giant rubber-suited monster-fighting Ultraman franchise, Tsuburaya, announced that they were working with Marvel to produce a new Ultraman comic for the West. Today, at Chicago's C2E2, Marvel revealed the creative team and title for the 5-part Ultraman mini-series: The Rise of Ultraman. The Rise of Ultraman will be written … Continue reading C2E2: Marvel’s ‘The Rise Of Ultraman’ Arrives In Late 2020

Marvel Teams Up With Tsuburaya For New Ultraman Comics

Looks like there will be a new giant man at Marvel in 2020. Announced at Tokyo Comic Con, the company is teaming up with Tsuburaya Productions to produce new Ultraman comics and graphic novels. The Japanese live-action Ultraman show first aired in 1966 and featured its titular hero Ultraman. Ultraman was from Nebula M78, and … Continue reading Marvel Teams Up With Tsuburaya For New Ultraman Comics

Going Big: ‘Ultraman Taiga’ Will Get A Worldwide Release

The latest in Japan's Ultraman series will go beyond that nation's shores to be shown worldwide. Tsuburaya Productions made this announcement during a press conference in Malaysia last week. Ultraman Taiga premiered on television in Japan July 6. Taiga has ties to older Ultraman series, being the son of Ultraman Taro. Here's the synopsis of … Continue reading Going Big: ‘Ultraman Taiga’ Will Get A Worldwide Release

New ‘Ultraman’ Series – Ultra Galaxy Fight: New Generation Heroes – Gets Global Release On YouTube

Ultraman, the Japanese tokusatsu (special effects) series aired in Japan in 1966. The series came to America in syndication in the mid-80s (one of its sequels, Ultra Seven aired in Hawai‘i earlier), and like the hero of light has grown and shrunk in popularity in the years since. It seems like an attempt to increase … Continue reading New ‘Ultraman’ Series – Ultra Galaxy Fight: New Generation Heroes – Gets Global Release On YouTube

New ‘Ultraman’ Anime Trailer Arrives

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 … Continue reading New ‘Ultraman’ Anime Trailer Arrives