January, 2017


Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Blu-Ray Collection 2 Exclusive – Snipe Episode 0

In the official listing for the Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Blu-Ray Collection 2 set on Amazon, it was revealed that it would be including an exclusive episode. This exclusive episode focusing on Kamen Rider Snipe, a spin-off titled “Kamen Rider Snipe Episode 0”. Several speculate Episode 0 will revolve around the events of Zero Day, and may re-tell the entire story of how Taiga became the unlicensed doctor that he is today. The Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Blu-Ray Collection 2 is set to release on July 12 for 21,380 yen and will feature episode 12 to 24Read More

Space Sheriff Gavan VS Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger Full Trailer Streamed

Yesterday the full trailer for Space Sheriff Gavan VS Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger was posted to Youtube.  The film will be premiere on  June 17.  

Yuki Kaji, Kana Hanazawa & More Joins Godzilla Anime Series Cast

The official Godzilla anime series website has updated with new details for the series.  The series will be directed by Kobun Shizuno & Hiroyuki Seshita and will be animated by Polygon Pictures.  First, several cast members were revealed for the series. The confirmed cast members include: Yuki Kaji Takahiro Sakurai Tomokazu Sugita Junichi Suwabe Kana Hanazawa Mamoru Miyano   Second new concept art for series was revealed that features a forest setting along with a suit of armor and a spider tank.  The tank is labeled as Old Tanzawa while the forest is apparently based onRead More

Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission X Announced

Bandai Namco Entertainment and Dimps have announced that a new Dragon Ball game will be releasing on the Nintendo 3DS. The game will be titled “, Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate X, ” and will be released on the system on April 27th. For those who aren’t aware the game is a handheld edition of the latest version of the Dragon Ball Heroes arcade card in Japan.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.    

New Dragon Ball Super Universe Survival Arc Details Revealed

Thanks to the latest issue of the V-Jump magazine more details about the upcoming Universe Survival Arc have been revealed.  The Androids from Universe 7 will be the first confirmed team members representing their universe.  The God of Destruction and his friend from universe 7 were also revealed. The Universal Survival Arc will feature the new opening theme titled “, Gentaki Toppa X Survivor, ” which will be performed by Kiyoshi Hikawa and will debut on February 5.   First look at new characters penned by Toriyama for the Universe Survival arc of Dragon Ball Super. Also showcases the “Survival Arena” pic.twitter.com/D5kajrQs7ERead More

Power Rangers Movie 2017 Trailer Streamed

Lionsgate has posted the first full trailer for the upcoming Power Rangers movie.  The trailer features a better look into the film’s story as well as giving a clearer look of Zordon and Alpha 5.  The Power Rangers film will premiere in theaters on March 24.

Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger – Episode 44 Review

Oh dear: a clip show. If the writers don’t have enough story or budget to fill almost 50 episodes, why do they keep making almost 50 episodes? Maybe Super Sentai would benefit from moving towards tighter story arcs with less overall episodes, nearer 40 or 35. Zyuohger, like so many other Sentai shows, is spread far too thinly, which would be alright if the default state of the show when nothing is happening was at all interesting. Unfortunately the default state of this show is gimmicky monster of the weekRead More

Power Rangers Ninja Steel “Return of the Prism” Preview Streamed

The official Power Rangers Youtube channel has updated with a new sneak peak trailer for the premiere of Power Rangers Ninja Steel.  The latest trailer shows a peak of the setting of the series and previews a segment of the show’s intro song.  The first episode of Power Rangers Ninja Steel titled “, Return of the Prism.” will premiere on Nickeleodeon this Saturday at 12 PM EST.   

Premium Bandai: S.H.Figuarts Padmé Amidala (Attack of the Clones Ver.)

Premium Bandai has updated their official website with a preorder page for  S.H.Figuarts Padmé Amidala (Attack of the Clones Ver. ). Preorders for the item will open on January 20 and will be released in June priced at 6,264 yen. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (Left & Right X2) Alternate Head Blaster

Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Heart

Premium Bandai has updated with the official preorder page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Heart.  Preorders will open on January 20 and the item will be released this June priced at 6264 Yen.   The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left & Right X5) Shift Heartron  Those who are interested in preordering this item should contact their preferred middleman for more details.

Crunchyroll To Stream Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers

Crunchyroll has announced that they will be streaming Legendary Warriors Samurai Troopers on their streaming service starting at 4 PM PST for Crunchyroll users in both the US and Canada.  For those who don’t know the series was dubbed as Ronin Warriors, which aired on Toonami. 🎉 ANNOUNCEMENT: Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers joins the Crunchyroll family today at 4:00pm PST – more details to come!! pic.twitter.com/yCT5ujBSeL — crunchyroll🔥 (@Crunchyroll) January 18, 2017 Crunchyroll provided a short synopsis for the series. Long ago, there existed an evil spirit that waged a war to conquer the human world. Defeat droveRead More

Fire Emblem January 2017 Direct Streamed

Nintendo has streamed the official Fire Emblem Direct on their Youtube channel.  The Fire Emblem Direct featured new upcoming titles for the franchise.   The direct also featured another short look at Fire Emblem Warriors. The latest reveals include: Fire Emblem Echos: Shadows of Valentia – Re imagining of Fire Emblem Gaiden (Two new amiibos based on Alm & Celica)  Release Date: May 19 Fire Emblem for Nintendo Switch : Name TBA Release Date: 2018 Fire Emblem Heroes Mobile Game  Release Date: February 2 on Google Play, IOS release date TBA

Star Wars Rebels “Training Begins” Trailer Streamed

Yesterday, the official Star Wars Youtube channel updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Rebels.  The trailer titled “, Training Begins,” features Sabine training against Kanan to properly use the Darksaber.  The next episode of Star Wars Rebels titled “, Trials of the Darksaber will premiere this Saturday on Disney XD at 8:30 PM EST/ PT.  

Digimon World: Next Order – Gameplay Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with an English gameplay trailer for Digimon World: Next Order. The latest trailer features a look at the game’s mechanics and more.  Digimon World: Next Order will be released on the Playstation 4 in North America on January 31.  

Voltron Legendary Defender Toys Revealed At Hong Kong Toy Fair 2017

Atamaii has recently their official Youtube channel with the look at the new Voltron Legendary Defender toys that were shown at this year’s Hong Kong toy fair. The new toy reveals include: New Basic Figures including a new Version of Voltron, the Five Paladins, Emperor Zarkon, and another Robeast Die Cast Combining Lions (9 Inches) Large Lions with exclusive Paladin variants Red Lion Gauntlet