January, 2018

 

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA Nintendo Switch Release Announced

Nintendo recently revealed during today’s Nintendo Direct Mini that Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA will be released for the Nintendo Switch. For those who are unaware, the game was developed by Nihon Falcom and is a part of the long running Ys game series.  The game was originally released in Japan exclusively for the PSVita in July 2016 and was later released worldwide in 2017 for the Playstation 4. The game will also be receiving a PC port later this month. The trailer was posted to the official NIS America Youtube channel. Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA will launch for theRead More


Uchu Sentai Kyuranger – Episode 41 Review

This episode got off to a strong start with a longer than average pre-title sequence. Rather than taking down the Crux System’s shield with the click of a Kyutama, we actually see the effort it took to get in position and activate everything. I love how competent the Kyurangers are as a team and this opening does a good job of showing them planning a mission and executing it perfectly. There’s some really cool time-jump stuff here too, where we’ll see the action spliced with flashbacks to when the planRead More


Krypton Trailer #1 Streamed

SYFY has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Krypton. The latest trailer features a look at the setting of the film and previews some of the characters. For those who are unaware, Krypton will be set two generations before the destruction of planet Krypton.  The series will feature Kal El’s grandfather as he struggles to redeem his family’s honor and save the planet. Krypton will premiere on SYFY on March 21.   


Power Rangers Ninja Super Steel Premiere Date Announced

 Neo-Saban Power Rangers Youtube channel has recently updated with a trailer for Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel. The trailer features a look at some of the upcoming power ups the team will be receiving this season along with the premiere reveal date.  The first episode of Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel titled, “Echoes of Evil,” will premiere on January 27.   


Teen Titans Go! to the Movies Teaser Trailer Streamed

The official DC Youtube channel has updated with a teaser trailer for the upcoming film for Teen Titans Go. For those who haven’t been following, the long running Cartoon Network series will be receiving a film called Teen Titans Go! to the Movies.  The film will premiere in theaters on July 27, 2018.  


KyuuKyuu Sentai GoGoFive: The Complete Series Pre-Orders Open

Amazon has recently open pre-orders for the next Super Sentai release by Shout Factory! Continuing after Seijuu Sentai Gingaman, the next season to be released by Shout Factory will be Power Rangers: KyuuKyuu Sentai GoGoFive: The Complete Series. Fans who are more familiar with the Power Rangers adaptations will know this season as Power Rangers: Lightspeed Rescue.  KyuuKyuu Sentai GoGoFive was the 23rd season of Super Sentai, which aired on February 21, 1999 and ended on February 6, 2000. The season ran for 50 episodes and also had three films.  Power Rangers: KyuuKyuu Sentai GoGoFive: The Complete Series is currently priced at $59.97 and is set to release on April 24,Read More


Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet Opening Movie Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with the intro cinematic for Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet. The intro sequence features the game’s theme song titled, “Thrill, Risk, Heartless,” which is performed by LiSA. Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Steam on February 23, 2018 in North America.  The game will first launch in Japan on February 8, 2018.  


Official Images: Transformers MPM-6 Ironhide

TFW2005 has recently posted official Hasbro images for the next release in the Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series. The next release in the line is none other than Ironhide.  While there are non prices details for the product at this time it has been revealed that the figure is set for a Fall 2018 release.  The figure will feature an articulated mouth as well as articulated hands. Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series Ironhide MPM-6 (Ages 8 and up/ Approx. Retail Price: $XX.XX/Available: Fall ‘18) The Masterpiece Movie Series IRONHIDE MPM-6 figure is perfect for fans and collectors alike, withRead More


Mark Hamill & Ron Perlman Join Transformers: Power of the Primes Animated Series

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Mark Hamill and Ron Perlman have joined the team of the upcoming Transformers: Power of the Primes animated series.  Mark Hamill will be voicing the first Decepticon, Megatronus, who was exiled from Cybertron for killing one of the original Thirteen Primes. Megatronus will be playing a key role in the finale of Machinama’s animated projects based on the Transformers franchise. Alongside Hamill, Ron Perlman will be voicing Optimus Primal and he will be joined by other actors including Mike Way, Jamie King, and Gregg Berger.  The series will also feature WWE’s Samoa Joe as the voice of the powerful Decepticon combiner, Predaking.  TheRead More


Scooby-Doo! & Batman: The Brave and the Bold Clip Streamed

IGN has posted a trailer for the upcoming DC animated film titled, “Scooby-Doo! & Batman: The Brave and the Bold,” on their official Youtube channel.  For those who are unaware, last October IGN revealed that the next animated DC film will feature a crossover between Batman & his friends from Batman: The Brave and Bold and the Scooby gang from Scooby Doo. Scooby-Doo! & Batman: The Brave and the Bold will be released on DVD and Digital tomorrow.  


CW Suit Up Extended Trailer Streamed

The CW has updated their official Youtube channel with a “Suit Up” Extended trailer featuring the Arrowverse team suiting up.  The trailer showcases all the current main heroes including the new guy on the block, Black Lightning. New episodes of DCTV will begin on Monday, January 15.   


Godzilla: Monster Planet Netflix Premiere Date Announced

Netflix Japan has posted a new trailer for Godzilla: Monster Planet on their official Youtube channel. The latest trailer features another look at the setting of the film and also reveals the film’s release date on the service.  Godzilla: Monster Planet will premiere on Netflix worldwide on January 17.  


Dragon Ball FighterZ: Goku Black Character Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new character for Dragon Ball FighterZ. The latest trailer features a look at Goku Black, who was a new character introduced in Dragon Ball Super. Dragon Ball FighterZ will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Steam in North America & Europe on January 26.  The game will later be released in Japan on February 1.  


Monster Hunter World: Deviljho Update & Elder Dragons Trailers Streamed

The official Monster Hunter Youtube channel has updated with two new trailers for Monster Hunter: World. The first trailer features a look at one of the upcoming free post launch updates. The update will feature the return of the Deviljho, who was a type of Brute Wyvern that was introduced in Monster Hunter 3.  The update will be available this Spring. The second trailer features at the Elder Dragons and features a look at the various locations throughout the game. Monster Hunter: World will launch worldwide for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on January 26, 2018.  


Dragon Ball FighterZ: SSGSS Vegeta Character Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new character trailer for Dragon Ball FighterZ. The latest trailer features a look at SSGSS Vegeta, who can be unlocked early for those who pre-order the game. Dragon Ball FighterZ will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Steam in North America & Europe on January 26.  The game will later be released in Japan on February 1.