Tsuburaya Launches 55th Anniversary Project For Classic Tokusatsu Drama Ultra Seven


Japanese special effects studio Tsuburaya Productions spear a special project to commemorate the 55th anniversary of its classic tokusatsu drama series, Ultra Seventoday.

Following Tsuburaya Ultra Q (1966), Ultraman (1966-1977), and Toei Captain Ultra (1967), Ultra Seven aired for 49 episodes from October 1967 to September 1968 in Japan as the fourth installment of TBS’s Ultra series. The highest rating at the time was 33.8% (episode 2), and many sequels have been produced since.

The seven project keywords have been announced, and commemorative products, live events, screenings, and streaming will be developed starting in October, which marks Ultra Seven’s 55th anniversary.

Seven keywords:

(1) “Know” Ultra Seven

(2) “Watch” Ultra Seven

(3) “Own” Ultra Seven

(4) “Deepening” Ultra Seven

(5) “Thinking” Ultra Seven through contemporary art

(6) “Touching” the production site and the history of Ultra Seven

(7) Ultra Seven “Facing” with modern technology



Sources: 55th Anniversary “Ultra Seven” Project Site / Tsuburaya Productions Twitter

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