July, 2018

 

Live-Action Garo Series Kaminokiba -JINGA- Cast & Premiere Date Revealed

The official Garo franchise blog has updated with the cast members and premiere date for the Garo Kaminokiba -JINGA-  live-action series. The cast includes: Masahiro Inoue: Jinga Mikage Yūka Kōri: Fūsa Sōshi Hagiwara: Tōma Mikage Miyavi Matsunoi: Alva Satomi Andō: Koyuri Mikage Koh Takasugi: Rozan Shigemitsu Ogi: Yōyū Tōru Kazama: Mizuto Mikage The series is set to premiere in Japan this October, but no exact date has been confirmed at this time. As reported earlier, the series is a spin-off of the Garo: Divine Fang (GARO: Kami no Kiba) film, which premiered in Japan on January 6.


Base Goku & Base Vegeta to Join Dragon Ball FighterZ, Kefla Joins Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

The recent issue of the V Jump magazine has announced that Base Goku and Base Saiyan Armor Vegeta will be joining the Dragon Ball FighterZ video game as the next two DLC characters. Both characters will be released in early August priced at 500 Yen.  The recent issue also revealed that Kefla from Dragon Ball Super will be joining the Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 game as a part of the third DLC pack. For those who aren’t familiar with the character, Kefla is the Potara fusion of Caulifla and Kale. Dragon Ball FighterZ is available for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Ball XenoverseRead More


SDCC 2018: Star Wars Hasbro Vintage Collection & Black Series Official Images

Hasbro has sent out official images for the upcoming figures that will be released in both the Star Wars the Black Series line as well as in the Star Wars 3.75 Inch Vintage Collection. The figures were first revealed at the Hasbro booth at San Diego Comic Con 2018. The figures include: 3.75 Inch Vintage Collection Enfys Nest Star Wars the Black Series Imperial Patrol Trooper Captain Phasma – Battle Damaged Moloch General Veers Princess Leia – Bespin Shock Trooper Replica Helmet More reveals should be featured during Hasbro’s panel at San Diego Comic Con 2018, whichRead More


SDCC 2018: Viz Media to Release Netflix Castlevania Series on Home Video

Viz Media announced at San Diego Comic Con 2018 that they have licensed the first season of the Netflix original Castlevania series. For those who are unaware, the Castlevania animated series is based on the video game franchise of the same name. The first season launched on the service on July 2017 and consisted of four 30 minute episodes. As reported earlier this July the second season will consists of eight episodes and will premiere on the service on October 26 with a third season still in production. Announcement: Castlevania is coming to home video. More info on Trevor Belmont’s quest comingRead More


SDCC 2018: Transformers Studio Series & Bumblebee Bee Vision Helmet Official Images

Hasbro has recently sent out official images for the new figure reveals in the Transformers Studio Series that were revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2018. For those aren’t aware, the Transformers Studio Series is a line of updated figures and new never before released characters from the live-action Transformers films. The reveals include several surprising character choices from Transformers: Age of Extinction as well as some newcomers from the upcoming Bumblebee film. The reveals include: Deluxes Bumblebee (Bumblebee) Dropkick (Bumblebee) Ratchet (Transformers Dark of the Moon) Shadow Raider (Transformers Age of the Extinction) KSI Sentry (Transformers Age of the Extinction) Voyager Ironhide (Transformers 2007) HasbroRead More


SDCC 2018: Transformers Siege Official Images

Hasbro has recently revealed official images of the reveals for the next line of Transformers releases in the Transformers Generations toyline, which were first revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2018. The 2019 figure releases will be released under the Transformers Siege line, which includes remakes of fan favorites as well as a new line of Micro Masters and Battle Masters aka Targetmasters. The 2019 line will be the first part of the new War for Cybertron Trilogy. The confirmed figures include: Micro Masters Race Car Patrol: (Roadhandler & Swindler) Battle Patrol: (Flak & Big Shot)  Rescue Patrol: (Red Heat & Stakeout) Battle Master Lionizer Deluxes Hound Chromia IronhideRead More


SDCC 2018: Star Wars: The Clone Wars Return Announced

The official Star Wars Twitter page has updated with the announcement trailer for  the return of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. The trailer was first unveiled at San Diego Comic Con 2018. For those who aren’t aware, Star Wars: The Clone Wars was a long running animated series based on the Star Wars brand, which aired in 2008-2013 on Cartoon Network. With the cancellation of the series, the sixth and final season was picked up by Netflix and premiered on the service in 2014. The series followed events soon after Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones.  Star Wars: #TheCloneWars.Read More


SDCC 2018: Power Rangers vs Street Fighter: Live Action Video Streamed

The official Power Rangers Legacy Wars YouTube channel has updated with the trailer for the Power Rangers vs Street Fighter: Live Action short film. The trailer was first revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2018. Those who are unaware, Power Rangers Legacy Wars is a mobile fighting game based on the Power Rangers franchise that was developed by nWay. The live-action short film is being developed by the teams is a joint collaborated project by nWay and Bat in the Sun Productions. The Power Rangers vs. Street Fighter live-action short film is set to debut this Fall. PowerRead More


Solo: A Star Wars Story Home Video Release Date Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with the release details for the home video release for Solo: A Star Wars Story. The film will make its way to home video on both Blu-ray and DVD on September 25. For those who are unaware, the film is the second anthology film in the Star Wars franchise; it follows Han Solo in his younger years before the events of Episode IV: A New Hope.   Check out the official release details below. It’s the first time Han Solo has the chance to live up to his piloting boasts, strappedRead More


Mega Man: Fully Charged Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Mega Man: Fully Charged animated series. For those who are unaware, the upcoming series based on the Mega Man video game franchise is a new animated series that is produced by DHX Media and Dentsu Entertainment. Man of Action Entertainment serves at the executive producer/ story editors for the project. The series is set to premiere on Cartoon Network on August 5.  The series will be featured at San Diego Comic Con 2018 on July 20th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. The panel will be hosted by Kazuhiro Tsuchiya, Logan McPherson , Joe Casey, and Steven T.Seagle. NoRead More


Tamashii Nations 2018 Exclusives Revealed

Bandai Tamashii has updated the official Tamashii Nations website with the reveal of some of the exclusives that will be released at Tamashii Nations 2018. Keep in mind while these items will be sold at the event, most if not all the items should be available as standard Tamashii Webshop exclusives in the future. The exclusives include: Strike Freedom Gundam TAMASHII NATION 2018 Limited color: 27,000 Yen Robot Damashii MS-06 Mass production type Zaku ver. ANIME ~ First touch 2500 ~: 2,500 Yen S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider 1 (Sakurajima Ver.):  6,480 Yen Robot Damashii RX-78-2 Gundam & G Fighter ver. A.N.I.M.E.Read More


Transformers Generation One Walmart Reissues Announced

For those who haven’t been following the news, IGN has reported official details about the upcoming Transformers Generation One reissues. The figures will be exclusive to Walmart stores in the US and some of the offerings include Starscream,  Hot Rod, some of the Minibots, and even the mighty Devastator.  Some of the Minibots that will be reissued include Bumblebee and Outback. While pricing details for most of the figures have not been confirmed at this time. It has been revealed that the Devastator boxset will retail for $74.99. The figures will be released on classic cards and boxes that replicates the way the figures were released during the original toyline release in 1984.  The boxRead More


My Hero Academia: One’s Justice Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated with an official trailer for the My Hero Academia: One’s Justice video game. The latest trailer features a look at the story mo mission mode, and the Customization modes of the game. For those who are unaware, the game is a 3D battle action fighter that is developed by Byking and published by Bandai Namco. The game will launch in Japan on August 23. My Hero One’s Justice will be released for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC in North America/ Europe on October 26. Those who pre-order theRead More


CW Batwoman TV Show in Development

Deadline has reported that a new TV show based on the Arrowverse is in development based on Kate Kane aka Batwoman. Seeing as the character is already set to appear in the annual Arrowverse crossover, which will premiere this December it is not a surprise to see the character receive a potential spin-off series. Keep in mind the series is up for consideration to be apart of the 2019 CW schedule so at the moment it is not confirmed that the series will officially premiere on the schedule. Caroline Dries and Greg Berlanti will serve as executive producersRead More


Marvel Rising: Initiation Official Trailer Streamed

The official Marvel Rising Facebook page has updated with a new trailer for the upcoming series of shorts. The latest trailer features a look at some of the main characters. All six shorts will premiere on Disney XD under the name, “Marvel Rising: Initiation,“on August 13th. The shorts will lead into the animated film titled, “Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors,” which will premiere on the Disney Channel this Fall.  More details about the series will be featured at the Marvel Rising panel at San Diego Comic Con 2018, which will begin at 3:15 P.M. PT in Room 6DE. The panel will be hosted byRead More