We’re a month away from the April premiere of the Shinkansen Henkei Robo Shinkalion Z anime, so a new promo is here to show off some transformative action. Watch as the show’s main mecha—Shinkalion Z E235 Hayabusa—transforms with all its might and pulls off its Z Grancross special move in the new video.
Check out the footage, which includes the anime’s OP theme by BOYS AND MEN, “New Challenger”—below, and look for Shinkalion Z to premiere on TV in Japan on April 9.
“Shinkansen Henkei Robo Shinkalion” was developed by Shinkansen Ultra Evolution Institute to protect the peace and safety of Japan from mysterious giant monsters. The institute has been secretly developing a new robot called “Shinkalion Z” in preparation for the attack of a new enemy. The children who have become the pilots of “Shinkalion Z” due to their high rate of conformity join forces with the staff of the institute to fight the giant monsters that has reappeared! The appearance of unknown enemies, and the encounter between the two boys. The further evolution of the Shinkalion begins!