March, 2018

 

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle Video Game Promotional Video Streamed

Arc System Works has updated their official Youtube channel with a new promotional video for BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle. For those who are unaware, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle is a 2D fighting game that features a crossover between BlazBlue and various other franchises, which includes: Persona 4 Arena, Under Night In-Birth, and the RWBY franchises. The latest trailer features a look at some of the game modes as well as showing a preview of the characters. BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle will be the first game launched via Arc System Works America. The game will launch on June 5 pricedRead More


Golden Kamuy English Subtitled Trailer Streamed

Crunchyroll has updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the Golden Kamuy anime series. For those who aren’t aware, the anime series is based on Satoru Noda’s manga series of the the same name.  The series will premiere on Tokyo MX on April 9 and later on YTV, Sapporo TV, and BS11. The series will simulcast on Crunchyroll and the Funimation will be streaming the English dub. The cast and production team behind the series was revealed earlier this month. The story takes place in the mighty Northern field of Hokkaido, the time is in the turbulent lateRead More


Official Images: Tamashii Lab Kamen Rider Black RX Revolcane

Premium Bandai has recently opened an official pre-order page for the Tamashii Lab Kamen Rider Black RX Revolcane. For those who are unaware, the Revolcane is the main weapon used by Minami Kohtaro/ Kamen Rider Black RX. However, international fans will also recognize the weapon as the Electro Sabre which was used by Prince Dex in Saban’s Masked Rider.  The Tamashii Lab Kamen Rider Black RX Revolcane will include: Revolcane Handle Blade Pedestal  Revolcane Blade  Revolcane Base (Wearable Sunriser Buckle) Booklet Special Message Card A promotional video was also posted to the official Bandai Japan Youtube channel. The Tamashii LabRead More


Godzilla – Decisive Battle: Mobile Breeder City Prequel Novel Announced

The official Godzilla anime film website has updated with the announcement that the Godzilla Project Mechagodzilla novel will be released in Japan on April 25.  The novel will continue the events featured in the previous prequel novel that was released on October 25 last year. Renji Ōki will return as the author to the novel with the help of Gen Urobuchi, who will be supervising the product of the novel. As the name suggests,  Godzilla Project Mechagodzilla will focus on Mechagodzilla and will serve as prequel for the upcoming film. The Godzilla – Decisive Battle: Mobile Breeder City film will premiere in Japan on MayRead More


Tokyo Ghoul:re English Dub Trailer Streamed

Funimation Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with an English dub trailer for Tokyo Ghoul:re.  For those who are unaware, the series is based on Sui Ishida’s manga of the same name, which serves as a sequel to the original manga series. Funimation will be simulcasting the first couple of episodes of the series in both dub and sub formats. Tokyo Ghoul:re will begin streaming on FunimationNow on April 3 at 10:00am CT. Future episodes of the series will be available via FunimationNow and subtitled episodes will continue to simulcast on Hulu.  Funimation describes the series. A thrilling new chapterRead More


Lego The Incredibles Announcement Trailer Streamed

The official Lego Youtube channel has updated with an announcement trailer for the Lego The Incredibles video game. As the name suggests the game will feature events for both The Incredibles films. Lego The Incredibles will be released for the Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Steam on June 15.  Get ready for an INCREDIBLE adventure with the Parr family! LEGO® The Incredibles will be available June 15, 2018 on Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and PC. ABOUT THE GAME Inspired by both films, LEGO® The Incredibles allows players to tackle crime as the super-powered Parr Family. You’ll get to explore action-packed story levelsRead More


Gundam the Origin VI Confirmed as Final Chapter

Recently some new information regarding Gundam the Origin VI has surfaced online. For some time it was highly speculated that Gundam the Origin would continue the story into the events based in the original Mobile Suit Gundam anime series. This was confirmed by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, creator of the Gundam: The Origin manga, since he stated that he wanted the series to continue into the events of the One-Year War. However, it has been revealed that Gundam the Origin VI: Rise of the Red Comet (Tanjō Akai Suisei), will be the finale to the OVA series.Read More


Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin VI: Rise of the Red Comet Trailer #3 Streamed

Gundam.info’s portal site has recently updated with a new trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin VI: Rise of the Red Comet (Tanjō Akai Suisei) has surfaced online, which showcases more events that will happen in the upcoming OVA. The trailer features the theme song, which is titled “Dotted Line Tears (Hasen no Namida),” which is performed by Masayoshi Yamazaki. Although the original trailer is region locked, a mirror for the trailer is available. Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin VI: Rise of the Red Comet (Tanjō Akai Suisei will premiere in Japanese theaters on May 6.   


Shout Factory! Announces Gravity Falls: The Complete Series Release

Shout Factory! has updated their official website with an official pre-order page for Gravity Falls: The Complete Series [Collector’s Edition].  For those who are unaware, Gravity Falls is a Disney XD original series created by Alex Hirsch that aired on channel on June 15, 2012 – February 15, 2016. The MSRP for the DVD release is $59.97, while the Blu-ray is priced at $99.99. The DVD is currently listed on the official Shout Factory!’s site at $47.97, and the Blu-ray is currently set at $79.99. Gravity Falls: The Complete Series [Collector’s Edition] will be released on July 24, 2018. Those who pre-order the boxset onRead More


New Gundam Breaker Video Game Worldwide Launch Announced

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for New Gundam Breaker. The latest trailer features the game’s theme song titled, “Snatchaway,” which is performed by SKY-HI. The trailer also reveals that the game will launch worldwide on June 22 for the Playstation 4 and Steam. The game will launch in Japan on June 21.  Another teaser trailer was posted to the official Bandai Namco Japan Youtube channel. The cast includes: Nao Tōyama: Yui Mikagura Mariya Ise: Iori Kōra Marina Inoue: Ryōko Ōtori Rie Murakawa: Marika Sakurai Ayane Sakura: Chinatsu Misaka Sumire Uesaka:Read More


Third Code Geass Compilation Film Visual & Promotional Trailers Revealed

The official Code Geass website has updated with new promotional trailers for the third Code Geass compilation film. The third film titled, “Code Geass: The Imperial Path (Hangyaku no Lelouch – Ōdō),” is set to premiere in Japanese theaters on May 26.   A visual for the third film was also revealed.    


Future Card Buddyfight Fifth Anime Series Announced

Bushiroad officially announced at AnimeJapan 2018 that a fifth anime series based on the Future Card Buddyfight franchise will soon be airing on television in Japan. The new series titled, “Future Card Buddyfight X: All-Star Fight,” will premiere on April 7. The series will also be streamed on the official Future Card Buddyfight Youtube channel in both subbed and dubbed formats. A key visual for the new series was also revealed.   The accompanying “All-Star Fight” booster pack, which is based on the new season will be released on the same day in Japan.


Power Morphicon Lord Drakkon Legacy Figure Revealed

Power Rangers Now has recently revealed the first look at the upcoming Power Rangers Legacy Lord Drakkon figure that will be released as an exclusive to attendees to Power Morphicon 6.  For those who are not  unaware, the figure is based on the alternate universe version of Tommy Oliver from the currently running Power Rangers comics by Boom Studios!   Power Morphicon 6 will be held in Anaheim, California on August 17-19. Those who purchased their tickets or interested in purchasing a membership to the convention can purchase their figure at the official registration link. Power Rangers Legacy Lord Drakkon will be priced at $50. Read More


Pokkén Tournament DX Battle Pack Wave 2 Launch Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with the Battle Pack Wave 2 launch trailer for Pokkén Tournament DX.  For those who are unaware, Battle Pack Wave 2 includes: New Playable Character: Blastoise  New Support Pokémon: Mew, Celebi New avatar clothing options   Wave 2 of the Pokkén Tournament DX Battle Pack is here! This wave contains Battle Pokémon Blastoise, a Support Pokémon set featuring Celebi and Mew, and Avatar items. Battle Pack Wave 2 is now available for Pokkén Tournament DX.   


New Street Fighter Animated Series in the Works

Deadline has reported that a Mark Gordon (Entertainment One) is set to “develop, produce, and finance” a new TV series based on the Street Fighter franchise. Other executive producers on the project include Joey Ansah, Jacqueline Quella, and Mark Wooding.  Those who are unaware, Joey Ansah, Jacquieline Quella, and Mark Wooding were the team behind the Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist live-action web series. Entertainment One will be handling the international sales side of the project. Mark Gordon had this to say about the project. “Street Fighter is a global tour de force franchise, having garnered immense worldwide commercial success and builtRead More