Ultraman is back in the form of Ultraman Orb, which will be debuting this year. Hideo Ishiguro will star as Gai Kurenai a man who uses a round transformation device to merge the powers of previous Ultraman characters to combine and transform into a new form.
When Gai combines the original Ultraman and Ultraman Tiga, it results in Specium Zeppelion . Combining Ultraman Jack and Ultraman Zero results in Hurricane Slash. Combining Ultraman Taro and Ultraman Mebius results in Burn Might.
Ultraman Orb will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Ultraman and the 20th anniversary of the franchise’s relaunch with Ultraman Tiga. It will debut on July 9th 2016 on TV Tokyo and is scheduled for 25 episodes.