Toei decides to revive the character in the upcoming film after his loss in Kamen Rider Ex-Aid.
A new trailer for Kamen Rider x Super Sentai: Chou Super Hero Taisen reveals the return of the character Kiriya Kujou played by Hayato Onozuka. The character of Kiriya, who transforms into Kamen Rider Lazer, had grown to become a fan favorite character within the context of the series Kamen Rider Ex-Aid until the character was killed in episode 12.
Fans responded emotionally to the loss of the character through social media. It has since been decided to resurrect Kiriya in this movie.
Kamen Rider x Super Sentai: Chou Super Hero Taisen releases in Japanese theaters on May 25th, 2017.