August, 2018

 

Fan Expo Canada 2018: Transformers Studio Series Figures Revealed

Yesterday, Hasbro unveiled some new figures that will be released as a part of their Transformers Studio Series toyline at Fan Expo Canada 2018. Expect these figures to be released sometime in 2019. The new figures include: Barricade (Transformers 2007) Clunker Bumblebee (Transformers 2007) Crankcase (Transformers Dark of the Moon) Sideswipe (Transformers Dark of the Moon) WWII Bumblebee (Transformers The Last Knight) Just revealed! New deluxe wave of Transformers Studio Series figures featuring vivid, movie-inspired deco, detailed weaponry! A post shared by Hasbro Pulse (@hasbropulse) on Aug 30, 2018 at 4:02pm PDT Personally I find ItRead More


Fan Expo Canada 2018: Marvel Legends Reveals

Hasbro has updated their twitter page with new official images of the Marvel Legends reveals at Fan Expo Canada 2018. Currently it is unknown what waves they will be attached too, however it is nice to see some long time requested figures make their way into the modern Marvel Legends toyline. All the newly revealed figures will be released sometime in 2019. The newly announced figures include: Wolverine “Weapon X” Seen on #HasbroPulse: #MarvelLegends Weapon X just revealed at @FanExpoCanada! Available '19. #FXC18 #FanExpoCanada2018 pic.twitter.com/BWeweLo1lS — Hasbro (@HasbroNews) August 31, 2018 Guardian Seen on #HasbroPulse: #MarvelLegendsRead More


Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Release Date Announced

Nintendo of America has updated their official Twitter page with the release date announcement for Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes. For those who are not aware, the game was first revealed at Pax West 2017. The game will be released exclusively worldwide for the Nintendo Switch on January 18, 2019.   Get ready to wander into the game world and embark on a rampage of epic proportions when #TravisStrikesAgain: #NoMoreHeroes launches exclusively on #NintendoSwitch on Jan. 18! pic.twitter.com/O8L08zzJOJ — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) August 31, 2018 The first title in the series was released forRead More


Alan Tudyk Cast As Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol

Deadline has reported that Alan Tudyk has joined the cast of the upcoming Doom Patrol live-action series. He will be playing Eric Mordern aka Mr. Nobody.  For those who are not familiar with the character, Eric Mordern was first introduced in Doom Patrol#86 and was transformed into Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol, Vol. 2, #26. Eric Mordern was exposed to unknown experiments by a team of ex-Nazis located in post-war Paraguay.  The experiments caused him to obtain the ability to emerge as a living shadow and steal the sanity of others. With his new found powers he becomes Mr. Nobody.Read More


Fan Expo Canada 2018: New Star Wars Products Revealed

The Hasbropulse instagram page has updated with official images of the Star Wars products that were revealed at Fan Expo Canada 2018. Both items will be released in Early 2019. The new products include: Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Dryden Vos Just revealed at @OfficialFXC: @StarWars The Black Series Dryden Vos 6-inch Figure. Available early ’19. #FXC18 #FanExpoCanada2018 A post shared by Hasbro Pulse (@hasbropulse) on Aug 31, 2018 at 10:02am PDT Star Wars Vintage Collection Captain Phasma Just revealed at @OfficialFXC: @StarWars The Vintage Collection Phasma Figure. Available early ’19. #FXC18 #FanExpoCanada2018 ARead More


Golden Kamuy’s Second Season Added to Crunchyroll Fall Catalogue

Crunchyroll has recently announced that the second season of the Golden Kamuy anime will be added to their Fall 2018 Catalogue. The series will available for Crunchyroll members worldwide except for Asia starting on Monday, October 8.  The first season of the anime premiered on the service on Monday, April 9 and the English dub for the series premiered on FunimationNow on April 30. The first season consisted of 12 episodes. Crunchyroll provided a description for the series. The story takes place in the mighty Northern field of Hokkaido, the time is in the turbulent late MeijiRead More


The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments Anime Netflix Premiere Date Announced

ANN has reported that The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments will premiere on Netflix this October. For those who are not aware, the series is the name of the second season of the series in Japan. The series first premiered in Japan this January and ran for 24 episodes. The series initially aired starting on January 13 and ran until June 30 this year. The first season of the anime premiered on Netflix on November 1, 2015 in both English Dub and Japanese Audio formats. The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War four part special was listed as the “secondRead More


Paramount Moves Sonic the Hedgehog Film’s Premiere Date

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Paramount Pictures has recently announced that the Sonic the Hedgehog film’s premiere date has been moved up one week. The film originally was set to premiere on November 15, 2019, however the film will now premiere in theaters on November 8, 2019. For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action/ CGI film adaption of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Ben Schwartz who will be voicing Sonic the Hedgehog while Jim Carry will be playing his arch nemesis, Dr. Eggman. The film will also star James Marsdon, who’s role has not been revealedRead More


S.H.Figuarts Super Buu Revealed

Fan Expo 2018 is set to be held this weekend, however Bandai Tamashii has revealed in advanced a new figure that will be apart of their S.H.Figuarts line based on the Dragon Ball brand.  The latest figure that will be apart of the Dragon Ball S.H.Figuarts line is none other than Evil Majin Buu aka Super Buu. For those who are not aware, the form is based on Majin Buu’s fusion with his evil self. The figure will be on display at the official Dragon Tour booth at the convention. Are you ready for Fan Expo? We are now in Canada and S.H.Figuarts 😈EvilRead More


Star Wars Resistance Behind The Scenes Video Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new behind the scenes video for Star Wars Resistance. The video features a look at the new characters, who have been revealed to be a part of a team called “Team Fireball.”  For those who are not aware, the series is an upcoming animated series based in the Star Wars universe. The series will feature events leading into Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. The series will be targeted for younger audiences. Star Wars Resistance will premiere on the Disney channel on Sunday, October 7 at 10pm ET/PT. 


Matt Smith Joins Star Wars Episode IX Cast

Variety has reported that Matt Smith is joining the cast of Star Wars: Episode IX. Currently his role is under wraps, but it is great to see his inclusion in the cast. Matt Smith is most famous for his role as the 11th Doctor in Doctor Who and also as a physical embodiment of Skynet in Terminator Genisys. He will be joining alongside Dominic Monaghan as some of the newest members of the cast that will be featured in the final episode of the new Star Wars trilogy. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Star Wars EpisodeRead More


Tokyo Ghoul:re Season 2 English Subtitled PV Streamed

Funimation has recently updated their Youtube channel with a new English subtitled preview trailer for the second season of Tokyo Ghoul:re. The second season of the series will premiere on the FunimationNow streaming service this Fall. Funimation provided a description for the first season of the series. A thrilling new chapter unfolds in Tokyo just two short years after the raid on Anteiku. Countering a resurgence of ghouls, the CCG selects young officer Haise Sasaki to lead an unruly team of humans infused with ghoul powers. Known as the Quinx Squad, they walk theRead More


Beverly & “lol” to Perform Final Fairy Tail TV Anime Season Theme Songs

The official Fairy Tail anime website has updated with the announcement that lol and Beverly will be performing theme songs for the final season of the anime series. lol will be performing the new opening theme song titled, “power of the dream,” while Beverly will be performing the new ending theme song titled, “Endless Harmony.” As reported earlier, the season will be receiving an advance screening event this September, which will feature the members as host for the event. The season will premiere on October 7 in Japan and new episodes will premiere on Sundays on TV Tokyo, TV Osaka, TV Aichi, TV Hokkaido,Read More


Official Images: Kamen Rider Zi-O DX Grease Watch

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Kamen Rider Zi-O DX Grease Watch. As the name suggests the Watch is based on Kamen Rider Grease, who for those have not been following, is one of the tertiary riders in Kamen Rider Build.  Unlike the main rider Watches, the Grease Watch will feature his name. At this point in time it is unknown if this will be the trend for non main riders, however it will be interesting to see if the trend continues. Pre-orders for the Kamen Rider Zi-O DX Grease Watch areRead More


Dominic Monaghan Joins Star Wars Episode IX Cast

Deadline has reported that Dominic Monaghan will be joining the cast of Star Wars Episode IX. According to Deadline, Monaghan originally publicized that he was interested in joining the Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens cast so he will soon be joining the team set in a galaxy far far away. Dominic Monaghan is most famous for his role as Merry, one of Frodo’s wingman in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Dominic Monaghan had this to say about his inclusion in the film’s cast. “The galaxy far far away has had almost as much influence as theRead More