Ultraman To Be Featured On Fuji Baking Co. Snack Food Packages
Source: Tsuburaya Productions press release
Tsuburaya Productions Co., Ltd. has announced a year-long Ultraman-themed co-promotion with Fuji Baking Co., Ltd., which will kick off July 1, 2020.
The first wave will be four special packages for Fuji’s Gin-Choco W (銀チョコW, meaning “Silver Chocolate W”), a popular creme-filled, chocolate-covered pastry introduced by the company in 1987. Focusing on the first three Ultra Series — ULTRA Q (ウルトラＱ, Urutora Q, 1966), ULTRAMAN (ウルトラマン 空想特撮シリーズ, Urutoraman Kūsō Tokusatsu Shirīzu, 1966-67) and ULTRASEVEN (ウルトラセブン, Urutora Sebun, 1967-68) — Gin-Choco W’s traditional silver packaging is matched with the classic silver Ultraman body design to create a strong sense of nostalgia for customers. The four designs are:
● Ultraman (ウルトラマン, Urutoraman)
● Ultraman x Space Dinosaur Zetton (ウルトラマン×宇宙恐竜 ゼットン, Urutoraman × Uchū Kyōryū Zetton)
● Ultraseven x Hallucination Alien Alien Metron (ウルトラセブン×幻覚宇宙人 メトロン星人, Urutorasebun × Genkaku Uchūjin Metoron Seijin)
● Ultra Q: Ancient Monster Gomess, Coin Monster Kanegon, Meteorite Monster Garamon (ウルトラQ 古代怪獣 ゴメス、コイン怪獣 カネゴン、隕石怪獣 ガラモン, Urutora Kyū Kodai Kaijū Gomesu, Koin Kaijū Kanegon, Inseki Kaijū Garamon)
The Gin-Choco W Ultraman packs will be sold nationwide in Japan (excluding Hokkaido and Okinawa).
About Tsuburaya Productions
Tsuburaya Productions, creator and copyrights owner of the superhero ULTRAMAN series was founded in 1963 by Eiji Tsuburaya, world-renowned special effects wizard also known for his special effects work on the Godzilla series. With more than fifty years’ experience, it is one of Japan’s oldest and most respected independent film and television production houses. Its popular Ultraman TV and film series which premiered in 1966 has been seen in over 100 territories worldwide and has spawned over 3,000 licensed products. In addition to production, the company also handles character licensing and program distribution and staging live stage shows both domestically and internationally.