June, 2016

 

Official Images : Power Rangers Legacy Ninja Megazord

Amazon has recently updated with their preorder listing for the Power Rangers Legacy Ninja Megazord. Price: $99.99 Release Date: November 1, 2016   Defeat evil with the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Legacy Ninja Megazord This legacy edition of the Ninja Megazord includes diecast parts and metallic paint Separate the Ninja Megazord into 5 individual Zords, and combine them to form show-accurate combinations The Ninja Megazord can also combine with other items in the Zord Builder collection to form awesome never before seen Zord combinations (each sold separately) The Legacy NinjaRead More


OFFICIAL IMAGES: S.H. MONSTERARTS SHIN GOJIRA (GODZILLA RESURGENCE)

Tamashii Nations has recently added to their sub-section of Godzilla products, S.H. MonsterArts Shin Godzilla (Godzilla Resurgence), featuring all the official images for the product, the trailer for the upcoming movie and a Tamashii Nations event with special guests, Shinji Higuchi & Akihiro Yamauchi. Now, the S.H. MonsterArts is scheduled to be released this November, being sold at retail for 12960 yen. Pre-Orders for the item will be opening at online retailers soon.


Official Images : Takara Legends LG-31 Fortress Maximus

Amazon Japan has recently posted official images of the highly demanded Takara Legends LG-31 Fortress Maximus.  The Takara version of Fortress Maximus sports a more G1 cartoon accurate deco and also features a new head for “Cerebros.”   Unfortunately, the weapons / other accessories are not revealed at this time so stay tuned for updates.   Source: Amazon Japan


Premium Bandai to Release DX Gan Gun Catcher

Kamen Rider Necrom is set to have a new weapon similar to Kamen Rider Specter’s Gan Gun Hand, called the Gan Gun Catcher which is able to use Eyecons. Now, a recent magazine scan has appeared revealing Premium Bandai will release the DX Toy version of the weapon. The Eyecon Loader DX Gan Gun Catcher is scheduled for an October release, being sold at the price of 5508 yen, and will also include two DX Eyecons: the Columbus Ghost Eyecon & the Nightingale Ghost Eyecon. Orders for the item will mostRead More


Transformers: Combiner Wars Machinama Series First Look Revealed

Entertainment Weekly has recently shown the first look for the upcoming Transformers: Combiner Wars series by Machinama.  The series will stream exclusively on Machinama’s network,  go90, on August 2, however a prelude series will premiere on Youtube, Facebook, and also on go90.  The four part preview series will show viewers the first look at the current state of Cybertron in the Transformers: Combiner Wars series universe. EW also posted a statement by Hasbro’s Chief Content Officer, Steven Davis. “Machinima is known as a leader of the digital content space and has tremendous creative talent within their network. We are excitedRead More


STAR WARS : ROGUE ONE – DARTH VADER RETURNS!

Entertainment Weekly has recently continued with their Rogue One : A Star Wars Story segment with the announcement that Darth Vader will be appearing in Star Wars : Rogue One. What is also exciting about this reveal is that James Earl Jones will be reprising his role for the menacing Sith Lord. EW also revealed some background information about Vader’s role in the film. The main antagonist of the story is Ben Mendelsohn’s Director Orson Krennic, an ambitious Imperial officer with Machiavellian tendencies who is eager to secure a place at the Emperor’s side. “There is a lot of palace intrigueRead More


DOUBUTSU SENTAI ZYUOHGER THE MOVIE: EXCITING CIRCUS PANIC – RETURN OF THE ANIMAL MENTORS

Recently images of the upcoming Summer movie for Doubustsu Sentai Zyuohger titled “, Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger the Movie: Exciting Circus Panic, ” have surfaced on the net.   The images reveal that three previous animal mentors will be making a cameo in this film. They include: Doggie Crueger (Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger) Master Sha-Fu (Juken Sentai Gekiranger) Torin (Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger) Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger the Movie: Exciting Circus Panic will premiere on August 6 alongside the Kamen Rider Ghost Summer film.    


Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger – Episode 18 Review

Amazingly, despite last episode ending with a cliffhanger during a fight scene, this episode didn’t start by immediately ending the fight. Instead, like a good resolution to a cliffhanger, it delivered on the promise of the fight continuing, this time at mecha scale. I love Zyuoh TheWorld’s cube animals, particularly the slick transformation of Cube Crocodile from cube form to animal form. The design of the individual animals as well as the actual combination itself is probably my favourite mecha from Zyuohger. Unlike the other combinations which are mainly comprisedRead More


Star Wars: Rogue One – Forest Whitaker’s Character Revealed *Spoilers

Outside of the trailers and promotional information there wasn’t much to say about the cast of Star Wars: Rogue One until now.  Today Entertainment Weekly has started a segment called “, Rogue One : A Star Wars Story,” where they will unveil concrete details about the characters of Rogue One and more.  Today they revealed the identity of  Forest Whitaker’s character in the film. Keep In Mind this article contains spoilers so read at your own discreet.  Entertainment Weekly has unveiled that Forest Whitaker will be playing as a character that was featured in Star Wars: The Clone Wars.  HeRead More


S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon Omega & Alpha and Ultraman Zoffy Release Details Revealed

Recently, scans of the latest issue of Figure-oh magazine have surfaced online, which reveal the release details for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon Omega and S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon Alpha.   S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon Omega will be released in November priced at 5,200 Yen.  There will also be a limited edition version of the figure that will be released exclusively on Amazon Japan priced at 6,696 Yen. It is currently unknown what differences the limited edition version of the figure will include.   S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Amazon Alpha will be released in December priced at 5,200 Yen.      The magazine also revealed the release detailsRead More


SDCC 2016: HASBRO MICRONAUTS & VISONARIES EXCLUSIVES REVEALED

Hollywood Reporter has recently revealed two new exclusives that Hasbro will be offering at San Diego Comic Con 2016.   First, they will be offering a Micronauts Classic Collection, which includes remakes of some of the original Micronauts figures that were released by Mego in 1976 through 1980.  Each figure will feature multiple points of articulation and alternated pieces.  The set will The set includes: Galactic Warrior Phaoroid  Orbital Defender  They will also be offering a new Mighty Mugg based on the character, Leoric, from Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light.    Both sets will be available at the convention, but will also be availableRead More


Bryan Cranston To Play Zordon In 2017 Power Rangers Film

Coming at you with some casting news today. Bryan Cranston confirmed on Twitter that he will be voicing  Zordon in the upcoming Power Rangers film that is set to come out in 2017. I didn’t believe the news at first but seeing the official Power Rangers film Twitter account retweet it. I knew it had to be true. Then again when does an actor put out false casting news? I have to say that I didn’t see this coming at all. It’s a welcomed surprise if you know Cranston’s history with Power Rangers.Read More


Funimation Licenses Rurouni Kenshin Live-Action Films in North America

Funimation has recently announced that they will be releasing all three live-action Rurouni Kenshin films in North America. This license includes the home video release, theatrical release, video on demand, and also broadcast distribution of of the films.   The theatrical release of the films will maintain the original Japanese audio but will feature English subtitles. Funimation will have limited theatrical release screenings which include: Rurouni Kenshin: Origins – August 9-10 Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno –September 12-14 Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends – October 3-5  


OFFICIAL IMAGES: DIGIMON TAMERS CARD GAME SET VER.15TH

The official Cardass website has recently updated with an official page for Digimon Tamers Card Game Set Ver.15th.  The set will include a sleuth of returning cards based on the show and some new cards including Takato’s drawn Blue Card.  The card set will include 65 cards and will be released with a special box based on the one that Takato carried on the show.     The set includes: Digivolution (Super Evolution Plug-In S) Speed (Speed Plug-In B) Hypersonic (Speed Plug-In H) Hyperspeed (Speed Plug-In T) Attack (Attack Plug-In A) Rock Armor (Defense Plug-In G)Read More


PREMIUM BANDAI: DIGIMON TAMERS D-ARC VER.15TH OFFICIAL IMAGES

Premium Bandai has recently updated their site with the official preorder page for the Digimon Tamers D-Ark (15th Anniversary ver.).         The new D-Arks will feature three new Digimon ; Megidramon, Sakuyamon Miko Mode, and Kuzuhamon Miko Mode.   Currently they will be available in Takato and Rika versions and will feature new animations for Evolution / Matrix Evolution.   Each Digivice will include 5 plastic cards, which include:   Super Evolution Plug-In S Speed Plug -In B Hyper Wing Matrix Evolution Red Card Preorders will open on July 22 at 11am JPST and will close on October 7 at 11 PM JPST. Both D-Arks willRead More