2019 has been a significant year for Tsuburaya’s Ultra Series with the announcement of the 2021 film, Shin Ultraman, and the first season of the anime adaptation, ULTRAMAN, releasing as a Netflix exclusive series ahead of the announcement of globally expanding the Ultraman brand. Now, Ultra Q and Ultraman are available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.
Both shows are available on Amazon’s streaming service for $1.99 per episode or $29.99 for the full season in the US. This news breaks after October’s release of Ultra Q and Ultraman on the streaming service, MovieSPREE, which also features a similar pricing model.
These shows are the latest tokusatsu offering on Amazon, joining the likes of Toei’s Kamen Rider Amazons. (labeled in the US as Amazon Riders) The newfound accessibility of the original two Ultra Series shows appears to be the latest move supporting Tsuburaya’s announcement of the Ultraman global expansion.
In addition to this, Ultra Galaxy Fight: New Generation Heroes was released on YouTube, Netflix’s ULTRAMAN season 2 was confirmed to be in the works, and the aforementioned expansion announcement included the news that Ultraman Taiga would be made available worldwide next year.
Ultra Q and the original Ultraman can be found on Amazon Prime Video.