June, 2017

 

IDW Announces Samurai Jack Comic Series

IDW has announced that a brand new comic series based on Samurai Jack will be released in the near future. The series will be titled “, Quantum Jack,” and will feature Jack as he ventures throughout alternate realities.  The series will be written by Fabian Rangel Jr. and will be illustrated by Warwick Johnson Cadwell.   Rangel Jr. and Cadwell had this to say about the project.   After getting zapped by an experimental Quantum Ray, Jack is sent hurtling into one alternate reality after another, his memories erased but his spirit intact. If you’ve ever wondered whatRead More


Mazinger Z Animated Film Teaser Streamed

Recently a new teaser trailer for the upcoming Mazinger Z animated film was shown during the Annecy Film Festival earlier this week. The trailer reveals that the film will feature a combination of 3D models with 2D line art. The film is set to premiere in Europe before it’s premiere in Japan.   The film’s production cast consists of: Go Nagai: Original Creator Junju Shimizu: Director You Nakano: Assistant Director  Takahiro Ozawa: Screenplay Takayuki Yanase: Mecha Design Hiroya Iijima: Character Design Toshiyuki Watanabe : Music Ichiro Mizuki : Opening Theme Toei Animation: Production Toei: DistributionRead More


Fourth Yo-Kai Watch Film Details Revealed

The official Yo-Kai Watch film website has updated with new details about the upcoming fourth theatrical film for the franchise. The fourth film will be titled “, Yo-Kai Watch Shadowside: The Return of the Oni-King (Oni-ō no Fukkatsu),”  and will premiere in theaters in Japan on December 16. The film’s story will take place 30 years after the setting featured in the original anime series. Once there was a boy who was able to see Yo-Kai thanks to a mysterious watch.  As he grew older, he no longer was able to see the Yo-Kai so his watch wasRead More


Digimon Adventure Tri Part 3 Dub to Premiere at Anime Expo 2017

The official Anime Expo website has updated with the announcement that the English dub of Digimon Adventure Tri – Chapter 3: Confession will premiere at the convention.  The film will be screened on Saturday, July 1 at 10:30 A.M.  The event will also feature a Q&A session with Joshua Seth (Tai), Colleen O’ Shaughnessey (Sora), and Jeff Nimoy (Tentomon). The event will be held until 1 P.M.  LATEST UPDATES SHOUT! FACTORY AND TOEI ANIMATION PRESENT ENGLISH DUB PREMIERE SCREENING OF “DIGIMON ADVENTURE TRI. – CONFESSION” AT ANIME EXPO 2017! Join DIGIMON Luminaries and Voice Cast Joshua Seth (Tai), Colleen O’Shaughnessey (Sora), and JeffRead More


No Game No Life: Zero Coming To America

With the No Game, No Life movie being released next month theatrically in Japan Sentai Filmworks announced yesterday that has licensed movie. The movie will follow the light novels 6th entry which is the prequel to the main story. In the world where everything is decided by games, Disboard. Long before the events that take place now… To conquer the title of “One True God” and rule over the world, the so called “Eternal Great War” continued. In this war that tore Heavens apart, destroyed Earth and even killed stars, those with noRead More


E3 2017: Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Streamed

In a surprising turn of events, Nintendo has announced that another game in the Metroid series will be released. The latest reveal is Metroid: Samus Returns, which is a remake of the Metroid 2 game that was released for the original Gameboy in 1991.  The game will be released for the Nintendo 3DS on September 15.


E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Super Mario Odyssey. The trailer was first shown during the E3 2017 Nintendo Spotlight presentation.  The latest trailer features a deeper look at the game’s mechanics and reveals that Mario will be able to use his hat to control enemies and more. Super Mario Odyssey will be released for the Nintendo Switch this Holiday season.


E3 2017: The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild DLC Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for the Expansion Pass for the Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild.  The trailer was first shown during the E3 Nintendo Spotlight presentation.  The trailer features a look at some of the features that will be included in the Expansion Pass. The pricing details will go as follows: Expansion Pass: $19.99 The Master Trials – DLC Pack 1 Release Date: June 30 The Champions’ Ballad – DLC Pack 2 Release Date: Holiday 2017


E3 2017: Yoshi Nintendo Switch Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with the trailer for the upcoming Yoshi game that will be released for the Nintendo Switch. The trailer was first shown during Nintendo’s E3 2017 Nintendo Spotlight presentation.  The new Yoshi game will be released sometime in 2018. 


E3 2017: Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Fire Emblem Warriors.  The trailer was shown during the E3 Nintendo Spotlight video.   The latest trailer features another look at the game’s story and reveals several new characters that weren’t previously revealed. Fire Emblem Warriors will be released for the Nintendo Switch this Fall.


E3 2017: Metroid Prime 4 Teaser Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with a teaser trailer that was shown during the E3 2017 Nintendo Spotlight. The short teaser reveals that a new title in the Metroid Prime series will be released for the Nintendo Switch.  The tentative title for the new game is Metroid Prime 4 is currently in development so hopefully we will see more details about the game soon. Personally I am quite excited to see a new game in the Metroid series after so many years and I can’t wait to see how it turns out. 


E3 2017: Kirby Nintendo Switch Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with the E3 2017 Nintendo Spotlight reveal trailer for the next Kirby game that will be released on the Nintendo Switch.  While not much is known about this particular title is confirmed at this time, it does seem possible that some of the mechanics of the canceled Nintendo Gamecube game made its way into the new game.  The new Kirby game is set to release sometime in 2018.


E3 2017: Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Xenoblade Chronics 2 that was shown during their E3 2017 Nintendo Spotlight presentation.  The latest trailer features a closer look at the game’s story and previews the battle system.  Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will be released for the Nintendo Switch this Holiday season.


E3 2017: Starlink Battle for Atlas Trailer Streamed

Ubisoft has updated their official Youtube channel with a reveal trailer for Starlink: Battle for Atlas.  The game is a new game that was revealed by the company at E3 2017.  The game features a team of starfighter pilots fighting against an evil army named the Forgotten Legion. Starlink: Battle for Atlas is the latest game that uses the Toys to Life technology that allows players to customize collectible star ship toys to change how they play in the game.  The ships can be connected to the various console’s controllers via special attachments. Starlink: Battle for Atlas willRead More


E3 2017: Assassin’s Creed Origins Trailer Streamed

Ubisoft has updated their official Youtube channel with the E3 2017 trailer for Assassin’s Creed Origins.  The latest game in the franchise will be mostly set in Egypt, which should be quite interesting. Assassin’s Creed Origins will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC on October 27.