KAMEN RIDER HEISEI GENERATIONS FOREVER North American Premiere Screening This Saturday — Part of Streaming Kamen Rider Event!
Source: Bandai Namco Collectibles, Nerdist press releases (authored by Kyle Anderson and Amy Ratcliffe)
Official Site: bluefinbrands.com/heisei-week
Special Thanks to David Clarke (Team Kamen Rider)
This is a great time for Tokusatsu fans in America! Bandai Namco Collectibles’ Team Kamen Rider and Shout! Factory TV have teamed up with Nerdist for a Kamen Rider-themed streaming event called Heisei Week that leads up to the first ever Kamen Rider movie screening in the US!
The movie KAMEN RIDER HEISEI GENERATIONS FOREVER (平成仮面ライダー20作品記念 仮面ライダー平成ジェネレーションズ FOREVER, Heisei Kamen Raidā 20 Sakuhin Kinen Kamen Raidā Heisei Jenerēshonzu FOREVER, 2018) features a team up of all 20 Heisei Era (1989-2019) Riders.
Nerdist will also welcome Team Kamen Rider and Shout Factory TV to Nerdist House 2020, their virtual series of panels and discussions broadcast live over the internet. Saturday, July 11 is the big day, as Nerdist will host the panel at 4pm PST and follow with the movie screening at 5pm PST. Another first for the event will be a message from a mystery Kamen Rider actor, an exclusive prize, and sales for Kamen Rider shirts and other collectibles!
Visit the Team Kamen Rider website for updates and to purchase Kamen Rider collectibles.
Saturday, July 11 Schedule
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm PT: TokuSHOUTsu Kamen Rider Panel
Nerdist’s Kyle Anderson moderates an exclusive panel exploring Kamen Rider, one of the greatest and most beloved tokusatsu series of all time. Panelists include Team Kamen Rider‘s David Clarke, Steve Schultze, Ken Pham, and Anthony Aguirre; Tokunation’s TokuChris; Tokusatsu Network’s Nicole Amber; and TokuSHOUTsu’s Ari Schonfeld.
5:00 pm PT: North American Premiere Screening of KAMEN RIDER HEISEI GENERATIONS FOREVER
This is your chance to see this landmark film for the first time in North America! Featuring a special message from a Kamen Rider actor before the film, fans won’t want to miss this. Kamen Rider Heisei Generations FOREVER will not be streaming anywhere until the end of the summer, so this screening event will be fans’ only chance to watch the film until then. Note: Due to rights restrictions, this screening will be YouTube only.
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Bluefin is a leading master and channel distributor of Japanese toys, collectibles, novelty and hobby products. The company’s extensive product line features a diverse and continually expanding catalog of high quality and popular collectibles from Asia. As a Bandai Namco group company, Bluefin distributes products in the U.S. for Bandai Tamashii Nations, Hobby and Shokugan. The company’s array of brand offerings also includes products from Storm Collectibles, Mr. Hobby/GSI, SEN-TI-NEL and Flame Toys, for which the company is the North American exclusive distributor. Bluefin is also the official North American consumer products and retail development partner for Studio Ghibli. Additional company information is available at bluefinbrands.com.