Ultraman was created in 1966 by Eiji Tsuburaya for Tsuburaya Productions, and its popularity soared. Ultraman went on to be one of the top selling licensed characters of the ’80s and the major influence for hundreds of other characters and shows.
Now Netflix is bringing him back with their original series
Ultraman’s next generation is here and its larger than life! Years ago, the famous giant of light Ultraman worked to protect peace on Earth. Now, a new champion arises: Shinjiro Hayata, a high-school student who must don the Ultra Suit and the worries that come with it. The son of the former Ultraman, he will become this generation’s new hero!
Decades ago, a hero from the stars left this world in peace. Now, the son of Ultraman must rise to protect the Earth from a new alien threat.
Netflix Original Anime Ultraman starts streaming worldwide April 1st, only on Netflix.