July, 2017

 

Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis Trailer Streamed

Recently a new trailer for Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis has been posted to Dailymotion.  The latest trailer features a look at some of the events that will featured in the fifth installment of the series.  Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis will have a limited screen event in theaters in Japan starting September 30.  Expect a simulcast of the latest chapter on Crunchyroll around the same time. Withthewill provided a translation for the dialogue featured in the trailer. Hikari! [on screen text: The more honest and sensitive one is…] Hikari! [onRead More


John Cena Cast In Bumblebee Spin-Off Film

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that John Cena will be joining the cast of the upcoming Bumblebee spin-off film.  He will be joining the cast, which consists of: Jorge Lendeborg, Jason Drucker, Abby Quinn, Rachel Crow, Ricardo Hoyos and Gracie Dzienny.  The Hollywood Reporter also posted a short synopsis for the film. The story is set in the year 1987, where Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When CharlieRead More


Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! International Theatrical Release Announced

The Pokémon Company has announced that Fathom Events will be releasing the Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! film internationally.   The film will have a limited time streaming event in “select international markets” on November 5-6. The Pokémon Company also provided a synopsis for the film. Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! is an origin story highlighting Ash and Pikachu’s first meeting and their adventures as they search for the Legendary Pokémon Ho-Oh. The iconic pair encounter familiar faces along the way, new characters including Trainers Verity and Sorrel, and even a mysterious new Mythical Pokémon, Marshadow. Challenges andRead More


Official Images: Denshi Sentai Denziman Denji Ring Die-Cast Swing

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for the Denshi Sentai Denziman Denji Ring Die-Cast Swing.  For those who are unaware the Denzi Rings were the main Henshin device of the Denziman.  The set will include all five main Denzi Rings that will be made of die-cast metal and each will also include a key-chain loop. Keep in mind these are not actual electronic devices so they do not contain lights or sounds. Pre-orders are currently open and the set will be released next January priced at 5,400 Yen.  Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for moreRead More


Ultraman Orb Episode 4 – Beware of Fire in the Midsummer Sky Review

In the previous episode Ultraman Orb gained the Ultraman Jack Card, bringing him one step closer to unlocking a new form. In this episode, Orb attempts to complete the pairing, when he also has to battle a mighty heat wave that is plaguing Japan. What could be the cause of this heat wave? Probably another Demon Beast King, because that’s the answer to most problems typically in Ultraman or other Tokusatsu programs, the monster of the week! Summary: Japan is in the middle of a huge heat wave, Shin and JettaRead More


Tokusatsu In Review: Kamen Rider W Part 6/ W Forever

JOKER!  W Ends with the Series’ final revelations, Ryu Finding true closure and Love, and the machination of the world’s end Challenged by the Final Trump. EXTREME! Fuuto comes under attack by Dangerous zombies and new gaia memories, as the series secret antagonists’ other machinations clash catastrophically with the plot of a madman out for revenge.  


Code Geass Compilation Film Trilogy Details Revealed

The official Code Geass twitter page has updated with new details about the upcoming film trilogy, which is a compilation of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion & Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2.  The trilogy will be composed of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path (October 21) Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Rebellion Path (February 2018) Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Imperial Path (May 2018) First, a new trailer for the upcoming compilation film trilogy was revealed. In addition to trailer, new poster visuals illustrated by Takahiro Kimura were revealed. The CodeRead More


Mobile Suit Gundam Walpurgis Manga Announced

It was recently announced in the September issue of the Gundam Ace magazine that a new Gundam manga series titled, “Mobile Suit Gundam Walpurgis,” will be launching in the next issue of the magazine.  The next issue of the magazine will be released on August 26.  The manga will be illustrated by Hiyon Katsuragi and written by Reiji Kaito. ANN provided a story synopsis for the manga series. The story takes place in Universal Century 0089. The magazine describes the manga’s protagonist Mashiro Oaks as a high school student on Side 2 Colony “Olympus.” He gets the high score on a gameRead More


Hascon 2017: Hasbro Exclusives Revealed

Recently the Hascon 2017 exclusives were revealed.   For those who are unaware, this year’s Hascon is the first officially run convention by Hasbro that will be held at the Rhode Island convention center on September 8-10. The exclusives include: Transforming Optimus Prime Charge Station: $50 Star Wars Black Series 6 Inch Captain Rex: $24.99 Titan Master Arcee with Ultra Magnus: $24.99 Marvel Legends X-Force Deadpool: $20 Magic: The Gathering card set: $30 My Little Pony Friendship is Magic Dungeons & Dragons Dice Set: $20 My Little Pony Box: $20 In the case of Captain Rex andRead More


Official Images: Digivolution Spirits 02 Metal Garurumon

Bandai Tamashii has updated their website with official images for Digivolution Spirits 02 Metal Garurumon.  For those who are unaware the Digivolution Spirits figures are updated versions of the Digivolving figures released in the original Digimon Adventure toyline that feature die-cast parts and new tooling. Pre-orders for the figure will open at the various online retailers on August 1 and will be released next January priced at 7,776 Yen. 


Warrick Davis Joins Han Solo Standalone Film Cast

Ron Howard, director of the upcoming Han Solo standalone film, recently was asked about making a sequel to his 1988 film Willow.  He surprisingly answered that he recently worked on a current project with Warrick Davis, which subtly reveals that he will be joining the cast of the standalone Han Solo film. Currently it is unknown what role he will play in the film, however it is nice to see a long time veteran to play a role in the film.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  The Han Solo standalone film is set toRead More


Kamen Rider Build Scans Revealed

Recently, the first show scans for Kamen Rider Build have surfaced online, which reveal events that will be featured on the show. First, the scans feature some closer shots of the Build Driver and some of the Full Bottles. His RabbitTank form will be nicknamed, “Moonsault of Steel.” Next, Kamen Rider Build’s hissatsu attack was revealed.  His hissatsu attack will be called Vortech Finish. Thirdly, the scans features a look at Kamen Rider Build’s main weapon, the Drill Crusher, along with a look at his phone/bike, the Machine Builder. Continuing on, his second form will be called the Gorilla Mond, however it will also beRead More


Kamen Rider Ex-Aid August Scans *Spoilers

Recently new scans for Kamen Rider Ex-Aid have surfaced online, which reveals events that will be featured on the show in August. *Keep in mind this article contains spoilers so read at one’s discretion*


Uchu Sentai Kyuranger August Scans *Spoilers

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


Tokusatsu in Review: Kamen Rider W Part 5

TRIGGER! Ryu reaches the next level of speed in his final confrontation with Weather, as Museum restructures itself amidst increased pressure from it’s investors.