June, 2017

 

Kamen Rider W Spin-Off Teased

Recently a new magazine scan has surfaced online that reveals that a Kamen Rider W (Double) spin-off is in the works. Kamen Rider W, was the eleventh installment to the Heisei era for Kamen Rider series, which aired from 2009 to 2010. In addition, the series had three feature-length films, and two v-cinemas (direct-to-dvd), as well as making countless appearance in other series and films. Now, unfortunately no other details are confirmed at this time, however it is stated that more details about the project will be revealed within the next couple ofRead More


Uchu Sentai Kyuranger July Scans *Spoilers

Recently new scans for Uchu Sentai Kyuranger have surfaced online which reveals details on the events that will be featured on the show throughout the month of July. *Keep in mind this article contain spoilers so read at one’s own discretion*


Limited Edition HG 1/144 Gundam 00 10th Anniversary Campaign Announced

This year marks the tenth anniversary for Mobile Suit Gundam 00. Celebration for the series has already begun in Japan, and Sunrise along with Bandai continue to find ways to make the event more special. Today, Bandai Hobby announced an upcoming campaign where fans can enter to win a limited edition High Grade Gundam 00. Now, the HG 1/144 Gundam 00 10th Anniversary Edition, will have a limit of 10,000 kits being made. To enter all one will need to do is purchase any kits based on the Mobile Suits featured in Gundam 00 from August to September. Furthermore, applications will be supplied withRead More


Yo-kai Watch Shadowside: The Return of the Oni King Trailer Streamed

Toho has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the upcoming fourth film based on the Yo-Kai Watch franchise.  The trailer shows a closer look at the film’s story and features a preview of the new main characters. The film titled “, Yo-kai Watch Shadowside: The Return of the Oni King,” will premiere in theaters in Japan on December 16.  


Crunchyroll Announces New Funimation Stream Titles

Crunchyroll has recently announced that several new Funimation titles have been added to their streaming service. The titles include: Eureka Seven Renton is a teenager trapped working as a mechanic in a backwater town. He dreams of joining up with a daredevil group of pilots known as Gekkostate and following in his father’s heroic footsteps. When a mysterious beauty named Eureka shows up asking for a tune up, Renton soon finds himself drawn into a high-flying mecha dogfight that makes him a target of the military. Casshern Sins Casshern, a cyberneticRead More


Anime Expo 2017: Ultimate Deco Super Saiyan Goku Exclusive Revealed

Bandai America has announced that they will be offering a special Utimate Deco Super Saiyan Goku figure exclusively at Anime Expo 2017. For those who are unaware, Bandai America is soon to be releasing “Power Rangers Legacy” stylized figures based on the Dragon Ball characters. The actual figure line is called, Dragon Ball Super Dragon Stars, with the first wave set to release this August. Now, as for this convention exclusive figure, it will be sold for $35 and will be released in a special collector’s box. Anime Expo 2017 will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center,Read More


Garo Collection 1 Blu-Ray Set Revealed

Recently Section23 Films released a press release that features their releases throughout the month of October. One of the highlights is that the first Blu-ray volume for the Garo live-action series will be releasing during that period. Garo Collection 1, as it is titled will be sold at the MSRP of $39.98. For those who are unaware the series will still be published by Kraken Releasing, but distributed by Section 23 Films.  GARO TV COLLECTION 1 BLU-RAY Published by: Kraken Releasing Distributed by: Section23 Films Run Time: 325 min. Street Date: 10/17/2017 Format: BD Language: Japanese with English Subtitles SRP:Read More


Official Images: Star Wars Forces of Destiny Products

Yakface has recently posted new official images of the upcoming Star Wars Forces of Destiny products.  The dolls are stated to release on August 1. The new official product images include: Rey from Jakku Sabine Wren Deluxe Endor Adventure Set (Princess Leia with Wicket the Ewok)    


Ron Howard to Direct Han Solo Film

Lucasfilm has recently announced the Ron Howard will be taking directorial duties for the Han Solo standalone film. Kathleen Kennedy had this to say about the announcement. “At Lucasfilm, we believe the highest goal of each film is to delight, carrying forward the spirit of the saga that George Lucas began forty years ago,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm. “With that in mind, we’re thrilled to announce that Ron Howard will step in to direct the untitled Han Solo film. We have a wonderful script, an incredible cast and crew, and the absolute commitment toRead More


Uchu Sentai Kyuranger – Episode 16 Review

Kyuranger is a properly good Sentai series. I mean, I know I’ve been giving it largely positive reviews already on an episode-by-episode basis but I just have to say, overall, this is a good Super Sentai show. And it’s good not just because it does the typical Super Sentai stuff well, but because it subverts expectations and actively tries to find new twists on things. Never was that more apparent than at the start of this episode, when Scorpio ends his fight with Stinger by defeating Madako and telling StingerRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Drive Type Special

Premium Bandai has recently updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Drive Type Special. For those who are unaware Shinnosuke used in the Kamen Rider Drive: Surprise Future film. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (Left & Right X4) Shift Cars  (Shift Next Special, Shift Speed, Shift Wild, Shift Technique)   Pre-orders for the figure will open on June 23 at 4 PM JPST and the figure will be released in November priced at 6,264 Yen.  Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details. Source: Premium Bandai


.Hack//G.U Last Recode Announcement Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with the announcement trailer for the upcoming .Hack//G.U Last Recode game. For those who are unaware the game is a HD remaster collection of all three .Hack games. .Hack//G.U Last Recode is set to release for the Playstation 4 and Steam later this year. The main .Hack series consisted of the following titles. Vol. 1: Rebirth  Vol. 2: Reminisce Vol. 3: Redemption .hack//G.U. is back better than ever! Get ready to log back into .hack as the beloved cross media franchise returns with enhanced graphics, improved gameplay, and brand newRead More


Official Images: Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite 3.75 Inch Iron Man Vs. Mega Man X

Hasbro has recently released new official images of the first set in the Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite 3.75 Inch figure releases.  The line will be released exclusively to Target this Fall priced at a MSRP of $19.99. Check out the press release after the break. MARVEL vs. CAPCOM: INFINITE 3.75 Inch Figure 2-Pack (Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2017) Available exclusively at Target. The newest crossover from Capcom pits a new roster of heroes and villains from the Marvel Comics and Capcom  universes together. With an all new story mode, players will battle forRead More


Official Images: Transformers Legends LG-EX God Ginrai Giftset

The official Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new official images of the Transformers Legends LG-EX God Ginrai Giftset. The set will include Ginrai that will feature clear windows and a chromed version of God Bomber. The set will also include both Cab and Minerva titan masters and a chromed version of Ginrai’s katana blade. The giftset will be released this November priced at 17,280 Yen and will be sold exclusively at the Takara Tomy Mall.     


Mobile Suit Gundam Twilight AXIS Streaming Schedule Revealed

The streaming schedule for the Mobile Suit Gundam Twilight Axis ONA has been revealed.  For those who aren’t aware, Mobile Suit Gundam Twilight Axis is a light novel series that takes place after Gundam Unicorn. Gundam.info will be streaming the first 3 minutes of the series on their website on June 23. Gundam.info provided a synopsis for the series. Late U.C. 0096. The Earth Federation government, regarding the existence of the “psycho-frame” as a threat, organizes the Mastema special forces team under the command of Lieutenant JG Mehmet Merca, a member of its intelligence bureau. TheRead More