The official website online for Studio Khara‘s new Shin Ultraman (New Ultraman) film began streaming a full trailer for the film on Monday. The trailer reveals the story’s first look of the kaiju and Ultraman, along with the Special Countermeasures Team going into movement.


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

Takumi Saitou will play the film’s foremost character, the one who can rework into Ultraman. Masami Nagasawa can be the companion of the first character. Hidetoshi Nishijima will 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 group are helming the mission, and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno is accountable for planning and scripts. Kenshi Yonezu performs the film’s theme music “M87.”

A draft of the script was achieved 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 plenty of delays. TOHO will distribute Shin Ultraman.

Sources: Shin Ultraman’s website online, Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web