Join us for a morning of reminiscing and observing the past "Classic" Ultraman full of interactive sessions and content. This will catapult us into the the afternoon sessions where we will experience the future of Ultraman.



Special guests will appear throughout the day, such as Director of Ultraman Z Kiyotaka Taguchi and Koichi Sakamoto Director of Ultra Galaxy Fight, plus ULTRAMAN actors Hiroko Sakurai, Susumu Kurobe, and Bin Furuya.



There will also be conversations with Marvel Comics editor-in-chief C.B. Cebulski, editor Tom Brevoort, and writers Kyle Higgins and Mat Groom, the team behind Marvel's upcoming The Rise of Ultraman comic series launching in September. Plus, a sneak peek at the BETA CAPSULE collectible!

Morning / July 10, 2020

10:00am

BIN FURUYA INTRO

Brief introduction featuring Bin Furuya, the original Ultraman!

10:05am

JARON RAY HINDS INTRO

Jaron Ray Hinds of Elevated Games opens the show.

10:10am

Mill creek ENTERTAINMENT AIRS THE BIRTH OF ULTRAMAN PRE-ROLL

THE BIRTH OF ULTRAMAN pre-premiere special aired in Japan on July 10, 1966, one week before the show's premiere. The stage show was filmed before a live studio audience and was the world's first introduction to “Ultraman.” This airing is now celebrated annually as "Ultraman Day". The special will be previewed during the stream.

10:30am

CLASS WITH Bin Furuya

Bin Furuya is most known for his starring role as the original Ultraman in 1966. Join the hero himself as he teaches fans how to correctly perform the Spacium Beam.

10:35am

INTERVIEW WITH BIN FURUYA Pt. 1

Interview with the original Ultraman, Bin Furuya.

10:40am

INTERVIEW WITH SUSUMU KUROBE Pt. 1

Interview with Shin Hayata himself, Susumu Kurobe!

10:45am

INTERVIEW WITH HIROKO SAKURAI PT. 1

Interview with classic Ultraman actor, Hiroko Sakurai

10:50am

ULTRAMAN TOYS WITH Marty Abrams

30 years of toys retrospective and the significance of Ultraman's long history of merchandising.

11:00am

BETA CAPSULE REVEAL

Reveal of the upcoming limited beta capsule collectible!

11:20am

DUBBING SECRETS WITH William Winckler

Tune in with William Winckler as he looks back on 30 years of translating Japanese to English subtitles and dubbing.

11:30am

ULTRA HISTORIAN August ragone

AMA w/ August Ragone, kaiju historian & expert. Put your classic Ultraman knowledge to the test. Will you be able to stump him for a prize?

11:40am

INTERVIEW WITH BIN FURUYA Pt. 2

Interview with the original Ultraman, Bin Furuya.

11:50am

INTERVIEW WITH SUSUMU KUROBE Pt. 2

Interview with Shin Hayata himself, Susumu Kurobe!

11:55am

INTERVIEW WITH HIROKO SAKURAI PT. 2

Interview with classic Ultraman actor, Hiroko Sakurai

12:00pm

KAIJU KOMBAT REVEAL WITH Matt Frank

Matt will reveal the Kaiju Kombat game poster and then do line art for of Gomora versus Ultraman. The artwork will be raffled off to a lucky fan at the end of the livestream.

12:30pm

INTERVIEW WITH Jeff Gomez

Jeff Gomez of Starlight Runner discusses how Ultraman has affected his life and his forecast for the future. Transmedia!

12:45pm

INTERVIEW WITH KIYOTAKA TAGUCHI

Director of Ultraman Z, Kiyotaka Taguchi.

12:55pm

INTERVIEW WITH KOICHI SAKAMOTO

Director of Ultra Galaxy Fight, Koichi Sakamoto.

1:00pm

MEET THE WRITERS OF THE UPCOMING COMIC BOOK SERIES

Interview with the writers behind the upcoming Ultraman comic series from Marvel.

1:30pm

MARVEL INTERVIEW wITH C.B. & TOM

Conversations with Marvel Comics editor-in-chief C.B. Cebulski, editor Tom Brevoort, and writers Kyle Higgins and Mat Groom, the team behind Marvel's upcoming The Rise of Ultraman comic series launching in September.

1:40pm

INTERVIEW WITH SUSUMU KUROBE PT. 3

Interview with Shin Hayata himself, Susumu Kurobe!

1:45pm

INTERVIEW WITH HIROKO SAKURAI PT. 3

Interview with classic Ultraman actor, Hiroko Sakurai.

1:50pm

INTERVIEW WITH BIN FURUYA PT. 3

Interview with the original Ultraman, Bin Furuya.

2:00pm

MILL CREEK ENTERTAINMENT Closing Content

This will be a 25 minute content share by Mill Creek Entertainment of the new THE BIRTH OF ULTRAMAN blu-ray release.