TOHO began streaming a 3rd teaser video on Friday for Studio Khara‘s new Shin Ultraman (New Ultraman) film. The video previews Kenshi Yonezu‘s (theme songs for My Hero Academia second season, March is obtainable in like a lion, Children of the Sea) theme observe “M87.”


The film will open in Japan on May 13. The film was delayed from its beforehand deliberate early summer season season 2021 timeframe due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Takumi Saitou will play the film’s necessary character, the one who can rework into Ultraman. Masami Nagasawa could be the companion of the first character. Hidetoshi Nishijima may even star inside the film.

Other stable members embody:

  • Kōji Yamamoto
  • Tetsushi Tanaka
  • Daiki Arioka
  • Akari Hayami
  • Ryō Iwamatsu
  • Toshihiro Wada
  • Toru Matsuoka
  • Kyusaku Shimada
  • Keishi Nagatsuka
  • Hajime Yamazaki

Shin Godzilla director Shinji Higuchi and his Higuchi-Gumi workforce are helming the mission, and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno is in charge of planning and scripts.

A draft of the script was completed in February 2019, and Anno centered on the mission after ending Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, which opened in Japan in March 2021 after numerous delays. TOHO will distribute Shin Ultraman.

Sources: TOHO‘s YouTube channel, Eiga Natalie