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Kamen Rider W Returns (仮面ライダーW(ダブル) RETURNS Kamen Raidā Daburu Ritānzu) is a set of two V-Cinema (direct-to-video) releases that each serve as a spin-off of a character from Kamen Rider W. Each film focuses on the characters of Ryu Terui and Katsumi Daido. The series' main protagonists, Shotaro Hidari, Philip, and Akiko Narumi, are also featured in both films. Koichi Sakamoto directs both films, with Keiichi Hasegawa writing the Accel portion and Riku Sanjo writing the Eternal portion. Kamen Rider Accel was dedicated to the memory of Minoru Tanaka, who portrayed Hiroshi Sagami within the film.

Kamen Rider Accel

Accel Returns

Kamen Rider Accel

Main article: Kamen Rider W Returns: Kamen Rider Accel

Kamen Rider Accel (仮面ライダーアクセル Kamen Raidā Akuseru), was released on April 21, 2011 (with rentals out on April 8), is a story set after the events of Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider OOO & W Featuring Skull: Movie War Core.[1][2] This story focus on Ryu Terui, Kamen Rider Accel.

Kamen Rider Eternal


Kamen Rider Eternal

Main article: Kamen Rider W Returns: Kamen Rider Eternal

Kamen Rider Eternal (仮面ライダーエターナル Kamen Raidā Etānaru) released on July 21, 2011 (with rentals out on July 8), is primarily a flashback story set before the events of Kamen Rider W Forever: A to Z/The Gaia Memories of Fate.[3][4]


Kamen Riders

Kamen Rider Double
Philip & Shotaro Hidari
Kamen Rider Accel Ryu Terui
Kamen Rider Eternal Katsumi Daido


Futo Police Department




Commander Dopant Hiroshi Sagami
Utopia Dopant Jun Kazu
Eyes Dopant Doctor Prospect

Gaia Memories

  • Memory Used:
    • Kamen Rider Double:
      • Soul - Cyclone, Heat, Luna
      • Body - Joker, Metal, Trigger
    • Half Changes:
      • Accel portion: CycloneJoker, HeatMetal, LunaTrigger
      • Eternal portion: CycloneJoker, CycloneMetal, LunaMetal
    • Kamen Rider Accel:
      • Accel, Trial, Gaia Memory Adapter
    • Forms:
      • Accel, Bike Form, Accel Trial, Accel Booster
    • Kamen Rider Eternal:
      • T1 Eternal
    • Forms:
      • Red Flare (Kazu), Blue Flare (Daido)


Cameo appearances in both
Kamen Rider Accel cast
Kamen Rider Eternal cast

Suit actors

Theme songs

"Kamen Rider Accel" opening theme
"Kamen Rider Eternal" ending theme


  • In both portions, the writers who respectively wrote each movie make a brief appearance.
  • Both films (Accel and Eternal) had featured several actors who had previously worked for Super Sentai.
  • Currently, this is the only V-Cinema special that have the main Rider transforming on every film.


  1. Uchusen, Vol. 131
  2. Hyper Hobby, March 2011
  3. Tokusatsu Newtype, April 2011
  4. Uchusen, vol. 132
  5. "SOPHIA OFFICIAL WEBSITE Eternal | NEWS". 2011-02-27. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 

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