December, 2016

 

One Piece Film Gold – “Into the Baccarat” Trailer Streamed

Earlier today, Funimation posted a new English Dub trailer for One Piece Film Gold.   The film will be screened as a limited time release event starting on January 10-17. Buy Tickets Now to watch One Piece Film: Gold in theaters from January 10-17! Visit funimationfilms.com/onepiecegold to purchase your tickets. A new standalone film sets sail from the original creator, Eiichiro Oda! Enjoy this standalone film without having to watch the entire One Piece series. The Straw Hat pirates are hitting the big screen once again in an all-new high-flying adventure! The popular series thatRead More


Power Rangers Ninja Steel Ninja Master Mode Figures Revealed

Earlier today, Raz posted new images of some upcoming action figures in the Power Rangers Ninja Steel toyline. While the Deluxe versions have already been revealed, the “powered up” suit variants will also be released in the basic figure toyline as well.  The listings confirm that the Ninja Master Modes will indeed be cockpit suits.  Power Rangers Ninja Steel will premiere on Nickelodeon on  January 21, 2017.


Daisuki to Stream Beyblade Burst, Beyblade, Beyblade: V-Force, & Beyblade G-Revolution

Daisuki Entertainment has announced that are currently streaming Beyblade Burst on their streaming service.  The episodes will feature the original Japanese audio with English subtitles and the first episode is currently available for premium members in the United States. The company has also announced they will be streaming the English Dubbed episodes for the original three Beyblade series,  Beyblade, Beyblade: V-Force, and Beyblade G-Revolution.  The series will launch on the service one at a time and the first 10 episodes of the original series are currently available.  


Final Animazement 2017 Guests Confirmed

The official Animazement Convention website has updated with the final confirmed guests for Animazement 2017. The guests include: Hiroaki Hirata :  Sanji (One Piece), Benny (Black Lagoon), Mutta Namba (Space Brothers), Sha Gojyo (Saiyuki), Kotetsu T. Kaburagi (Tiger & Bunny), Klein (Sword Art Online) Ryusei Nakao : Frieza (Dragon Ball Z), Baikinman (Soreike! Anpanman), Isami Nishimura (Touch), Caesar Clown (One Piece), Kurotsuchi Mayumi (Bleach) Keiko Han : Lalah Sune (Mobile Suit Gundam), Athena (Saint Seiya), Luna (Sailor Moon) Sheila (The World is Still Beautiful) Masuo Ueda : A-1 Pictures Director Hidetaka Tenjin :Read More


Live-Action Ghost In the Shell Japanese Teaser Poster Revealed

The Japanese website and twitter page for the upcoming live-action film adaptation for Ghost In the Shell has updated with a new  teaser poster.   The poster features another look at Scarlett Johansson as “The Major.”  The poster also features the tagline “The Body is Gitai,  Only the Brain is Hers. The World’s Strongest Investigator.” \ティザーポスタービジュアルが到着!/ 映画の世界観に通ずる、サイバーテイストな雰囲気が印象的なデザインに仕上がっています。公開を待ち望むファンに向けて、スカーレット・ヨハンソンからメッセージも!⇒ https://t.co/J0nidUUS9m #スカヨハ攻殻 pic.twitter.com/z1tKeZZ06u — 『ゴースト・イン・ザ・シェル』 (@ghostshell_JP) December 27, 2016 A trailer for the film was also posted to the Japanese Paramount Pictures Youtube channel. The film will premiere on March 31, 2017 in the US, and will be followed byRead More


DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Jack Angel to Portray Young George Lucas

Entertainment Weekly has reported that Jack Angel will be playing a Young George Lucas in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.   Executive Producer, Marc Guggenheim, had this comment to say about the upcoming episode. “Because of circumstances, the time aberration in episode 209 is George Lucas quits film school,” executive producer Marc Guggenheim tells EW. “As a result, he never makes Star Wars or Raiders of the Lost Ark. As a result, Ray, who became an engineer because of Star Wars, and Nate, who became a historian because of Raiders, slowly start to lose their brilliance, because those thingsRead More


Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger – Episode 41 Review

Now THAT was more like it! Episode 41 is the first Zyuohger episode in a while that’s actually been about Zyuohger. Usually a Sentai adventure is a random scenario that the main team are dropped into and have to resolve, but here we actually had a story that not only advanced the plot of the series in major ways but also involved basically every major character and expanded on the mythology of the show. It was extremely satisfying to watch and what’s even better is that it ended on aRead More


Kamen Rider X Super Sentai: Chou Superhero Taisen Announced

Toei has updated their official website with a new sub-site for the next Super Hero Taisen film.  The latest film will be titled “, Kamen Rider X Super Sentai: Chou Superhero Taisen.”   Not much is confirmed about the film, however it will feature the main riders in Kamen Rider Ex-Aid and the Kyurangers.  Kamen Rider X Super Sentai: Chou Superhero Taisen will premiere on March 25, 2017.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Kamen Rider Genm Spin-Off Specials Announced

Toei has confirmed that they will be spin-off specials for Kamen Rider Genm.  The company also released a trailer for the specials on their official Youtube channel, however it is blocked for viewers outside of Japan. Luckily the trailer has been mirrored on another Youtube channel. https://youtu.be/IYG7l98syz4 The spin-off specials will feature Kamen Rider Genm who will create a trap for the riders in the form of the Forbidden Battle Game.   The tagline for the specials will be “Can they beat the game with no continues?” The specials will be split into three parts with theRead More


Uchu Sentai KyuRanger Full Cast & Production Team Revealed

Over the holiday weekend, TV-Asahi updated their official website with a new sub-site for Uchu Sentai KyuRanger.  The sub-site has revealed both the production team and the cast members for the series.  The opening theme will be titled “, Lucky Star,” and the ending will called “, KyuTama Dancing!”  Currently no singers are confirmed for either songs. The cast includes: Kizu Takumi – ShishiRed/Lucky  Ookuba Sakurako – ChameleonGreen/Hami  Sakakihara Tetsuji – KajikiYellow/Spada  Kishi Yousuke – SasoriOrange/Stinger Yamazaki Taiki – HebitsukaiSilver/Rei Naga  Raptor 283 – Washipinku  (Voice Only) Balance – Balance Gold (Voice Only) Gal – Wolf Blue (Voice Only) Champ – Ou Shi BlackRead More


Tokusatsu in Review: Power Rangers Zeo

IT’s Morphin Time! AS Shinta boots up the Fourth zordon Season to see how it compared to it’s source material just in time for the end of it’s 20th anniversary! …Our Timing is Bad, Okay?  


Warner Brothers Announces Two More Characters For Justice League Film

Warner Brothers has announced that two more characters are currently confirmed to be featured in the upcoming Justice League film. It has been revealed that Connie Nielson will be reprising her role as Queen Hippolyta and Jesse Eisenberg will be returning as Lex Luthor.  Queen Hippolyta will first appear in the standalone film while Lex Luthor made his first appearance in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.   The Justic League film will premiere in theaters on November 17, 2017. Warner Brothers also provided a short synopsis for the film. Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce WayneRead More


Justice League Action Toys Revealed

Earlier today, Comic Book recently revealed the first look at some of the new upcoming toys from Justice League Action. 2.5 Inch Action Figures Single Packs 3-Packs (Build a Darkseid) Battle Wing Batman Batman & Transforming Batcycle (Includes the Atom) Masks


Azure Strike Gunvolt Anime Delayed To 2017

Inti Creates, the team behind the Azure Striker Gunvolt game series has announced that the OVA series is being delayed to 2017 due to “various circumstance.”  The series was originally promoted to be released this winter, however it is now set to be released in January in North America, Europe, and Japan.  


Tokusatsu in Review: Chouriki Sentai Ohranger Part 4

Ohranger Ends with Buldont taking charge and ousting an aberrant missile….Before the Series goes to Plaid with Dorin Deus Ex Machina.