Hyper Hobby Volume 9 will feature the upcoming Ultraman R/B series, which debuts on Saturday, July 7 at 9AM. It’s the first series where brothers will simultaneously transform into separate Ultraman heroes.
Ultraman R/B tells the story of the Minato family. The Minato brothers live with their high school student sister and their father, who all help run their family business, Quattro M. One day, the brothers discover the R/B Gyroscope and R/B Crystal. These items enable the brothers to transform into mighty new heroes.
Yuya Hirata (平田雄也) has been cast as Katsumi Minato, the oldest brother of the Minato family. He transforms into Ultraman Rosso with the power of fire. Ryosuke Koike (小池亮介) stars as Isami Minato, who is Katsumi’s younger brother. He transforms into Ultraman Blue, who has the power of water.
Along with the main feature, there is a double-sided in the appendix. One side features the brothers Katsumi and Isami Minato, while the other side features Ultraman Rosso Flame and Ultraman Blu Aqua.
There is another poster featuring the “D.N.A. of Shotaro’s Heroes” with artwork of heroes created by Shotaro Ishinomori. The poster features such heroes as Kamen Rider, Cyborg 009, Kikaider, and more.
Included in the magazine are various interviews, including:
- Hiroshi Miyauchi (宮内洋) – Akira Shinmei/Aoranger in Himitsu Sentai Goranger and more
- Naoya Makoto (誠直也) – Tsuyoshi Kaijou/AkaRanger in Himitsu Sentai Goranger and more
- Kousei Yuki (結木滉星) – Keiichiro Asaka/PatrenIchigo in Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger
- Haruka Kudo (工藤遥) – Umika Hayami/Lupin Yellow in Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger
- Kazusa Okuyama (奥山かずさ) – Tsukasa Myojin/Patren 3gou in Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger
Hyper Hobby Volume 9 will be released in Japan on June 6, 2018.
Article Sources: Hyper Hobby Twitter