September, 2018

 

Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Obi-Wan Kenobi (Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith)

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with official images for S.H.Figuarts Obi-Wan Kenobi (Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith). As the name suggests the figure is based on Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.  The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (Left X4, Right X4) Alternate face parts Lightsabers x2 (Lit and Unlit) The figure will be a retail release in February 2019 priced at 6,254 Yen. Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 1 so those who are interested should check their preferred Japanese online retailer to secureRead More


Persona 5 to Receive Manga Adaptation

The recent issue of the Dengeki Maoh magazine has revealed that the Persona 5 game will be receiving a manga adaptation. The manga will be titled, “Persona 5 Memento Mission.” and will be released in the next issue of the magazine. The next issue will be released on October 27.  Rokuro Saitō, who previously worked on the P4U2: Persona 4 the Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold, will be working as the illustrator on the Persona 5 manga. Atlus provided a synopsis to the game. After having to transfer to a high school in Tokyo, the protagonist has a strange dream. With the goal ofRead More


Golden Kamuy Season 2 Key Visual Revealed

The official Golden Kamuy website has updated with a new key visual for the upcoming season of the anime series.   The second season of the series will premiere on  Tokyo MX, Sapporo TV, Jidaigeki Senmon Channel, Yomiuri TV, and BS11 on October 8. The first episode will be streamed a day earlier on Fuji TV’s FOD service starting at 10:00 A.M. and will be available until 11:00 P.M. on October 8. Crunchyroll will similcast the second season and the English dub will be available on FunimationNow. Viz Media provided a description for the series. In the earlyRead More


Castlevania Requiem: Symphony of The Night And Rondo of Blood Announced

Yesterday, Konami updated their official Youtube channel with an announcement trailer for Castlevania Requiem: Symphony of The Night And Rondo of Blood. As the name suggests the collection consists of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and Castlevania: Rondo of Blood. Both games were released for the original Playstation in 1997 and 1994, respectively. Sony has confirmed via the official Playstation blog that this version of the game will include some new features. The new features includes; “4K/1080p upscaling, multiple high resolution backgrounds, different rendering options such as smoothing and full Trophy support.” The game will also use the DualShock 4’s analogueRead More


Star Wars Resistance Extended Sneak Peek

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Resistance. The latest trailer features a closer look at the setting of the series and features a look at several new characters. The trailer also features a first look of Captain Phasma’s look within the series. Star Wars Resistance will premiere on Disney Channel on Sunday, October 7 at 10pm ET/PT. A daring pilot embarks upon a secret mission against the First Order… with a lot of help from his friends in Star Wars Resistance. Premiering Sunday, October 7 at 10pm ET/PT on Disney Channel. PersonallyRead More


Yo-Kai Watch 3 Western Release Announced

Nintendo has announced that Yo-Kai Watch 3 will be heading west. For those who are not aware, the game is the third main title in the Yo-Kai Watch video game series. The first two versions of the game titled, “Yo-kai Watch 3: Sushi ,” and, “Yo-kai Watch 3: Tempura,”were released on July 16, 2016. An updated version titled, ” Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki,” was released on December 15, 2016. The game will feature brand new locations and an updated battle system. IGN provided the announcement trailer for the game. The updated version will be the version that will be released in both NorthRead More


Starlink: Battle for Atlas Story Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated with a new trailer for Starlink: Battle for Altas. The latest trailer features a closer look at the story of the game. Starlink: Battle for Atlas will be released for the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, and Xbox One on October 16. Join the crew of the Equinox and fight to save the galaxy from the clutches of Grax and his Forgotten Legion. The worlds of Atlas need your help! Available Oct. 16! …. ABOUT STARLINK: BATTLE FOR ATLAS In Starlink: Battle for Atlas, you’re part of a group of heroic interstellar pilots, dedicated to saving the AtlasRead More


Jurnee Smollett-Bell & Mary Elizabeth Winstead Joins Birds of Prey Cast

Variety has reported that Jurnee Smollett-Bell and Mary Elizabeth Windstead will be joining the cast of Birds of Prey. For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action adaptation of the Birds of Prey comic series and will be produced by Margot Robbie. Margot Robbie portrayed Harley Quinn in the 2016 Suicide Squad film and will reprise her role in Birds of Prey. Smollett-Bell will be playing Black Canary, while Windstead will be portraying Huntress. Variety provided a short description for both characters. There are several versions of Huntress, aka Helena Bertinelli, throughout DC Comics. The “Birds of Prey” iteration is a former mafia princess whoRead More


Davedevil Season 3 Trailer Streamed

Netflix has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for the upcoming season of Daredevil. The trailer features a look at Wilson Fisk’s return as the Kingpin and donning his signature white suit. Daredevil Season 3 will premiere on Netflix on October 19. Personally I felt that the second season of the series was a bit of a slow burn, although I did enjoy it to an extent. Compared to the first season I felt there were a bit too many quiet moments with not much to follow up sans some decent emotionalRead More


Kill la Kill the Game: If Details Revealed

The official Kill la Kill the Game: If video game website has updated with a new details for the game. For those who are not aware, the game was first unveiled at Anime Expo 2018. First, the website revealed an official character visual for Satsuki Kiryūin.  Kazuki Nakashima, the scriptwriter the anime series, will be returning to write the story for the game. The game’s story is stated to feel like “another episode” of the game. The game’s “if” story will feature story elements from the anime series along with some new content. Next, the website revealed a silhouetteRead More


Digimon Adventure tri.: Future English Dub Trailer Streamed

Over the weekend, Shout! Factory posted an English dub trailer for Digimon Adventure tri: Future on their official Youtube channel. For those who are not aware, the film is the sixth and final film of the Digimon Adventure tri film series. The film first premiered in Japanese theaters on September 15, 2016 and was simulcast to Crunchyroll. The English dub for the film was released in North American theaters by Fathom Events on September 20. THE ADVENTURE CONCLUDES… In this climactic finale, the DigiDestined have suffered: Friends are lost, there is a new threat from a mysterious and newlyRead More


New Pokémon Discovered: Introducing Meltan!

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a video featuring a look at the new Pokémon species, which has recently been appearing within Pokémon Go. For those who are not aware recently Pokémon GO players have been encountering this mysterious Pokémon, however most actually turn into a Ditto once they are captured.  The new Pokémon species is known as Meltan, who is stated to be an ancient Pokémon. Meltan is said to be a Steel type and classified as the Hex Nut Pokémon. Meltan will be featured in Pokémon Let’s Go, Pikachu! & Let’s Go, Eevee!, however it is unknown what role it will play in the gameRead More


Bumblebee Movie Trailer #2 Streamed

The official Bumblebee movie Facebook trailer has updated with the second official trailer for the film. The latest trailer features another look at the setting of the film and takes a look at several of the characters including some pretty cool G1 styled Transformers. The Bumblebee movie will premiere in theaters on December 21.  The official movie Bumblebee website provided a description for the film. On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find herRead More


Marvel Female Superhero Project in the Works at ABC

Several news outlets have reported that a new project in the works at ABC based on super-heroines within the Marvel universe. While the exact characters have not been mentioned at this time, Deadline, who first broke the news stated that the series will be focusing on lesser known female superheroes. The series will be produced by Marvel Television and ABC Studios. Allan Heinberg will be the head writer for the project; DC fans should recognize him as the screenplay writer for the DCEU Wonder Woman film. Jeph Loeb will be working alongside Heinberg as the executive producers on the project. No other details are confirmed at thisRead More


Ralph Breaks the Internet Official Trailer 2 Streamed

Disney has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet. The latest trailer features a closer look at the film’s setting. The trailer also features some new cameo appearances that weren’t present in the previous trailers including Bay Max from Big Hero 6 and Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story, just to name a few. Ralph Breaks the Internet will premiere in theaters on November 21.  Watch the official trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet, and see the film in theatres November 21! “Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2” leaves Litwak’s video arcade behind, venturingRead More