March, 2017

 

Gundam Thunderbolt Season 2 Details Revealed

Gundam.info has updated with new details about the second season for Gundam Thunderbolt.  The new details include the look at some of the new mobile suits and characters that will be featured in the second season of the series. First, the mobile suits and the carrier that will be featured in the second season include: RGM-79/GH Atlas Gundam RX-78AL Acguy MSM-04  Assault Carrier “Spartan” Next, the characters that will be featured in the second season include: Yūichi Nakamura: Io Fleming Ryohei Kimura: Daryl Lorenz Yurina Furukawa: Bianca Carlisle Tomokazu Sugita: Vincent PikeRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mk-II

Premium Bandai has updated their official site with a preorder page for the release of S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mk-II.  Preorders for the figure will open on March 17 at 4 P.M. JPST and will be released in August priced at 6,480 Yen.  The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left & Right X3) Alternate Back Pieces Effect Set Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


Super Sentai Artisan Tokosou Sentai Dekaranger SP License Announced

Premium Bandai has updated with a teaser photo for the release of the Super Sentai Artisan Tokosou Sentai Dekaranger SP License. Although no other details are confirmed at this time, it seems they will be releasing two versions of the SP License in Super Sentai Artisan form.  Bandai will be releasing the standard SP License as well as the Fire Squad License used in Mahou Sentai Magiranger vs. Dekaranger.     


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Qui-Gon Jinn

Premium Bandai has updated with the official preorder page for S.H.Figuarts Qui-Gon Jinn.  In my opinion I think Bandai Tamashii has done an impressive job in recreating the likeness of Liam Neeson in figure form.  Preorders will open on March 17 at 4 P.M. JPST and the item will be released this August priced at 6,480 Yen. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left & Right X4) Alternate Face Parts Lightsaber Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details.  


Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale English Dub Premiere Date Announced

Aniplex of America has recently opened ticket sales for the English Dub screenings for the Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale film.  The Dub of the film will premiere on April 22, although some theater listings will be on April 23.  The film will be distributed by Azoland Pictures. The first screening of the Dub will be shown at the Anime Boston convention, which will be held in Boston, Massachusetts on March 21 through April 2. The Dub cast will consist of Bryce Papenbrook: Kirito / Kazuto Kirigaya Cherami Leigh: Asuna / Asuna Yuuki Stephanie Sheh: Yui C:sandra Lee Morris:Read More


Beyblade Burst God Anime Season Announced

The official website for the Beyblade Burst anime series has updated with the announcement of the premiere details for the next season of the series. The second season of Beyblade Burst will be called “, Beyblade Burst God,” and will premiere on TV Tokyo on April 3.    Beyblade Burst God will be directed by Kentaro Yamaguchi in place of Katsuhito Akiyama, however he will stay on the show as the series’ chief director.   Hideki Sonoda and Toshiaki Ohashi will return as the the series composer and character designer respectively. The sound effects director for the series will be Hiroki Matsuoka and Zain Effendi will be working as the music composer. The themeRead More


Capcom Announces The Disney Afternoon Collection

Capcom has announced that they will be releasing a special collection of games based on the The Disney Afternoon.  The special collection called the The Disney Afternoon Collection will include many of the fan loved NES titles based on their older properties. The Disney Afternoon Collection will be released on Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC on April 15 priced at $19.99. The collection will include the following games: Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers and Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers 2 – Bring in a friend for classic co-op Capcom platforming action as one of you plays as Chip, and the other asRead More


Injustice 2 Firestorm Trailer Streamed

The official Injustice Youtube channel has updated with the character introduction trailer for Firestorm in Injustice 2.  The latest trailer features some of his fighting abilities and it’s quite exciting to see the character being added to the roster.  Injustice 2 will be released on Playstation 4 and Xbox One on May 16th.  


The King of Fighters XIV – Ryuji Yamazaki Trailer Streamed

The official Playstation Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Ryuji Yamazaki.   Fans of the series will know him from various past titles in the series.  His latest appearance was in the The King of Fighters 2003.  Ryuji is the second revealed DLC character after Whip.  Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Yu-Gi-Oh! Vrains Anime Premiere Date Announced

The recent issue of Weekly Shonen Jump has announced the premiere date and time for Yu-Gi-Oh! Vrains.  The series will premiere in May on TVTokyo and it’s related stations at 6:25 P.M. JPST.  The anime will be promoted during the Yu-Gi-Oh! Labo special on April 5 at 6:25 P.M. JPST.  The magazine revealed two new characters named Gō Onizuka and Aoi Zaizen, although no photos of them were shown at this time. New character visuals for the main character and one of the monsters that will be features in the series were also revealed via the official website.  The main character Yūsaku Fujiki will be able transform duringRead More


Transformers: The Last Knight Infernocus Combiner Toy Revealed

Recently a new photo has appeared online which reveals a new character that will be released in the Transformers: The Last Knight toyline.  The Infernocus Combiner set will apparently retail for $34.99 and will consist of several repaints / retools of the Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Legion Class Abominus components. The set will also feature a brand new scout figure as well as a Quintessa figure. The full contents of the set are: Rupture Skulk Infernocon Thrash Glug Gorge Quintessa Currently it is unknown if the character will be featured in the film so stay tuned for updates.    


Super Sentai Artisan Dairen-oh Revealed

Recently the Figsoku blog updated with the reveal for the next release in the Super Sentai Artisan line.  The next release will be none other than Dairen-oh which was the main mecha featured in Gosei Sentai Dairanger. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time, however expect more details about the release to be revealed soon.  


Live-Action Tokyo Ghoul Film Premiere Date Announced

The official website for the Tokyo Ghoul live-action film has updated with the reveal of the premiere date for the film.  The film will premiere on July 29 in Japan. The website also provided two visuals for the film. The cast includes: Yuu Aoi – Rize Kamishiro Nobuyuki Suzuki – Kōtarō Amon Yo Oizumi – Kureo Mado The film is directed by Kentarō Hagiwara and will be distributed by Shochiku.  Masanori Morikawa, a designer for Christian Dada will be working on the costume designs.


New Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry Cast Members Revealed

The official website for the Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry film has updated with the reveal of several new cast members. The new cast members include: Makoto Furukawa – King Animus: The king of Stella kingdom. Aoi Yūki – Sonya:  King Animus’ Aide Jiro Saito – Zash Caine: The minister of state of Stella Kingdom   Those who purchase advanced tickets will also receive bonus clear files that features an illustration of Natsu by Hiro Mashima.  The clear files will be available for those who purchase the tickets at select theaters, Animated stores, andRead More


Pokémon Sun & Moon Ash Hat Pikachu Distribution Announced

Japanese Pokémon fans will soon be in for a treat with the distribution of a special Ash Hat Pikachu for those who preorder tickets for the Pokémon the Movie 20: I Choose You! film. Theaters in Japan will also be giving out codes for the Pikashumium Z Z-Crystal,  which allows players to use Pikachu’s Z- Move called 10,000,000 Volt Thunderbolt. The distribution for the special Pikachu hats will go as follows: Original Cap:  April 15- May 1st,  July 19 – 31 Hoenn Cap: May 3 – May 15, August 2 -14 Sinnoh Cap: May 17 – May 29,  August 16- 28Read More