Close
Sign in with your E-Mail & Password

Log in to view your personalized notifications across Scified!

Godzilla Discussion Forums
Shin Japan Heroes Universe Project Announced

Shin Japan Heroes Universe Project Announced

Scified2022-02-13 22:56:44https://www.scified.com/articles/shin-japan-heroes-universe-project-announced-67.jpg
Scified
7,948 Reads10 CommentsAdd A Comment

Godzilla's parent company Toho, Tsuburaya Productions, the creators of Ultraman, and Toei, the owners of Kamen Rider, have united to cryptically announce the Shin Japan Heroes Universe. Little is known about what this project will be beyond the official website's announcement, "We are planning a wide range of future measures such as events and commercialization."

The Shin Japan Heroes Universe is a project based around the four tokusatsu projects by legendary, Japanese Academy Award winning director Hideaki Anno. The director inadvertently began this journey writing and directing the 2017 Japanese Academy Award Best Picture winner, Shin Godzilla. He also directed Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 (Shin Evangelion in Japan), the fourth and final film in the Rebuild of Evangelion series. The movie was Japan's highest grossing of 2021.

Anno also wrote the screenplay for Shin Ultraman, due to open in Japan May 13th, 2021. The film is directed by Shin Godzilla co-director Shinji Higuchi. Meanwhile, Anno will direct Shin Kamen Rider, expected to drop March of 2023.

Details on the Shin Japan Heroes Universe Project are scarce at the moment. There is no confirmation this a "cinematic universe." The official website encourages fans to, "pay attention to the Shin era in 2022!"
--
Source:
Shin Japan Heroes Universe Official Website

If you are a fan of Godzilla, Toho and the Monsterverse and are looking for a welcoming online community to share your passion and engage with other die-hard Godzilla fans, look no further! Join in the Godzilla Movies forum - a dedicated community of Godzilla movie and Monsterverse fans!

Get G-ed Up!

With the upcoming release of Adam Wingard's Godzilla vs. Kong, now is a great time to pick your Titan and represent Godzilla or Kong! Check out some products below and click here for even more options!

Godzilla wins 2021 Shirt
Godzilla Hoodie
Kong Wins 2021 Shirt

This article was written By G. H. (Gman) and published on 2022-02-13 22:56:44

More about upcoming Godzilla projects

Godzilla vs. Kong was the sequel to Michael Dougherty's Godzilla 2: King of the Monsters and was the fourth and final installment in the Monsterverse movie quadrilogy. Now, the Monsterverse takes a new direction - into TV! On January 20th, 2022 Legendary announced a new live-action Godzilla Monsterverse TV Series which will stream on Apple TV Plus network! Be sure to check Godzilla-Movies often for the latest news and info on the Monsterverse TV Series and all things Toho Godzilla as well!

Stay up to date with the latest news on all things Godzilla, Toho and the Monsterverse also by liking us on Facebook and by following us on Twitter and Instagram! Also, consider subscribing your email to our blog for instant notifications of when new posts are made!

Find more info:
Recent Godzilla / Monsterverse Articles
10 Fan responses to Shin Japan Heroes Universe Project Announced

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPFeb-14-2022 12:18 AM

Heres the translated text of the website if you are interested,

The miraculous project "Shin Japan Heroes Universe", a collaboration of four films "Shin Godzilla", "Shin Evangelion the Movie", "Shin Ultraman" and "Shin Kamen Rider", is about to start.

This project was launched by Toho, Color, Tsuburaya Productions, and Toei. The project was launched by Toho, Color, Tsuburaya Production, and Toei.

Starting with "Shin Godzilla" (screenplay and general director) in 2016, "Shin Evangelion the Movie" (planning, original story, screenplay, and general director) will be released in 2021, and "Shin Ultraman" (planning and screenplay) will be released on May 13, 2022, and "Shin Kamen Rider" (screenplay and director) will be released in March 2023. The main visual for this project is by Maeda.

The main visual for this project was created by Masahiro Maeda, and the emblem was created by Hiroshi DeBuchi, two people who are deeply involved in each series, and they will add color to the start of this large-scale project.

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPFeb-14-2022 12:19 AM

Visual isnt the right words for this, it would be more like idea or vision, i cant go back and edit it though

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPFeb-14-2022 12:25 AM

Heres more badly translated text

A project to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the birth of Kamen Rider.
The film is written and directed by Hideaki Anno, whose "Shin Evangelion: The Movie" was a huge hit, and features Sousuke Ikematsu as the main character Takeshi Hongo/Masked Rider, Minami Hamanabe as the heroine Ruriko Midorikawa, and Tasuku Emoto as Hayato Ichimonji/Masked Rider No. 2. This is a new original work based on "Masked Rider" broadcast in 1971.

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPFeb-14-2022 12:27 AM

Some more text, theres a lot more to the website than i thought,

We are pleased to announce the launch of "Shin Japan Heroes Universe", a miraculous project in collaboration with "Shin Godzilla", "Shin Evangelion the Movie", "Shin Ultraman" and "Shin Kamen Rider". This project was launched by Toho, Color, Tsuburaya Productions, and Toei. The dream collaboration between four of Japan's leading "heroes" has been realized, transcending the boundaries of the companies because of the connection with the work bearing the name "Shin" in which the rare creator Hideaki Anno participates.

As a start-up, the main visual and emblem for this project were completed. The visuals were created by Masahiro Maeda and the emblem by Yutaka DeBuchi, two people who are deeply involved in each series, and they will add color to the start of this large-scale project.
We are planning a wide range of future projects, including events and merchandising. We will keep you posted on this website.
Please keep an eye on Shin Jidai in 2022.

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPFeb-14-2022 12:29 AM

They use universe a lot, but i wonder whether it is a cinematic universe or a marketing campaign

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPFeb-14-2022 12:38 AM

Also Tsuburaya posted this, "「シン・ジャパン・ヒーローズ・ユニバース」始動⚡『シン・ゴジラ』『シン・エヴァンゲリオン劇場版』『シン・ウルトラマン』『シン・仮面ライダー』4作品がコラボ✨2022年、シン・時代にご注目くださ"

so its just very vague, all about a collaboration, I've see some other sites like eiga say crossover, but i dont know much further than that

G. H. (Gman)

GiganAdmin4521 XPFeb-14-2022 8:47 AM

HinikunaGoji,
By visual, it means the two images. Maeda and Izubuchi (not DeBuchi) are both artists that created the image and emblem, respectively.

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPFeb-14-2022 8:58 AM

G. H. (Gman)

thanks for clarifying i was confused

QuinnTKO

BaragonMember144 XPMar-10-2022 11:54 AM

I am somewhat disappointed about there not being a Shin Godzilla 2, but this sounds like it will be worth the wait.

HinikunaGoji

GiganMember3129 XPMar-10-2022 11:15 PM

The website also says they are going to Virtuak AKIBA world.

Its a recreation of a train station in VR and all of the characters will in it apparently 

Add A Reply
Log in to Post
Enter Your E-Mail
Enter Your Password

Stay Logged In
Visitor Comments
Scified Network
Godzilla-Movies.comHosted Community
JurassicWorld3.netHosted Community
Alien-Covenant.comHosted Community
AliensVersus
Predator.net
Hosted Community
Predator4-Movie.comHosted Community
New Godzilla Forum Topics
Non Stop Casino - Not on GamStop
Highest Forum Ranks Unlocked
Xenotaris
Xenotaris
65% To Next Rank
Gigan
HinikunaGoji
HinikunaGoji
63% To Next Rank
Gigan
sonictiger
sonictiger
97% To Next Rank
Rodan
Godzilla Fan
Godzilla Fan
80% To Next Rank
Rodan
monsterzero9
monsterzero9
76% To Next Rank
Titanosaurus
Non GamStop Site - Casino Gap
Support Us
Latest Godzilla Fandom Activity
Member
sonictiger just cast their vote on the Poll: Which KOTM Would You Pick?
Member
sonictiger just created a new Poll: Which KOTM Would You Pick?
Non GamStop Bets Casinos
NZ Casino Deps - For Real Money
Non GamStop Site - Casino Wise
BestCasinoSites.net

Godzilla-Movies.com is an information resource for fans looking to learn more about the upcoming blockbuster Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Providing the latest official and accurate information on Godzilla: King of the Monsters, this website contains links to every set video, viral video, commercial, trailer, poster, movie still and screenshot available. This site is an extension of the Godzilla Fandom on Scified - a central hub for fans of Godzilla looking to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Images used are property of their respective owners. Godzilla: King of the Monsters and its associated names, logos and images are property of and are in no way owned by Scified and its related entities. This is a fan-created website for the purpose of informing and exciting fans for Godzilla: King of the Monsters's release.

Scified is an entertainment media network covering the latest news on the most popular, upcoming science fiction movies, games and television. All content is property of Scified.com unless otherwise stated. Images and names of content we promote, discuss, review or report are property of their respective owners. Scified is independantly owned and operated by a team of dedicated sci-fi movie fans, who strive to provide the best information and community experience for other like-minded sci-fi movie enthusiasts.

© 2022 Scified.com