December, 2018

 

Second Persona 5 Anime Special Announced

Aniplex has announced that the Persona 5 anime adaptation will be receiving a second anime special. The special will be titled, “Persona 5 the Animation Stars and Ours,” and will air in March 2019. The upcoming special will serve a the second half of the two specials overall. The official Persona 5 anime twitter updated with a new trailer for the upcoming special. Aniplex also revealed that an unaired episode along with Persona 5 the Animation: Dark Sun will be released in the 11th volume of the anime. For those who are not aware the first special titled, “Persona 5 the Animation:Read More


Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with the first trailer for Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution. For those who are not aware, the film is a remake of Pokémon: The First Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back or simply Pokémon: The First Movie as it is known internationally. The film is also the 22nd overall film in the Pokémon franchise. The trailer features a quick look at Mewtwo’s design in the film and according to Serebii, the film is stated to be a full CG film. Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution will be releasedRead More


Monster Hunter World: Assassin’s Creed Collaboration Trailer Streamed

Monster Hunter World: Assassin’s Creed Collaboration Trailer Streamed


Fire Force Anime Trailer Streamed

Fire Force Anime Trailer Streamed


Gundam Seed Astray: Princess of the Sky Manga Ending in January

The recent issue of the Gundam Ace magazine has announced that Mobile Suit Gundam Gundam Seed Astray: Princess of the Sky (Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Astray: Tenkū no Princess)manga will be ending in the upcoming issue, which will be released on January 26, 2019. For those who are not aware, the Mobile Suit Gundam Gundam Seed Astray: Princess of the Skyis the 11th manga project based on the Gundam Seed Astray series. The manga first launched in August 2015 and the recent compiled volume was released in Japan on September 26.  The manga features the storyRead More


Golden Kamuy Anime’s 2nd OVA Cast Members Announced

The official Golden Kamuy website has updated with the cast announcement for two new characters that will debut in the second OVA for the anime.  The new cast members include: Toshio Furukawa: Chōan Kumagishi Sumi Shimamoto: Sister Miyazawa The OVA will be released with the 17th volume on the manga, which will be released on March 19, 2019. Pre-orders for the special edition of the volume that includes the OVA will close on January 15, 2019 in Japan. The OVA will run for 24 minutes and will be titled, “I Escaped Because I Fell inRead More


Lupin III: Goodbye Partner TV Special Details Revealed

TMS Entertainment recently revealed some new details for the upcoming Lupin III: Goodbye Partner televised special. For those who are not aware Lupin III: Goodbye Partner is the 26th anime special of the franchise overall. First, they revealed a new visual for the special. Next, they revealed two new guest cast members, which include: Junichi Suwabe: Roy Forest Minako Kotobuki: Arisa Thirdly, they revealed the premiere details for the special. Lupin III: Goodbye Partner will premiere as a part of the “Friday Roadshow” timeslot on NTV on January 25 at 9 PM JST- 10:54 PM JST.  The previous special titled, “LupinRead More


Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R Nintendo Switch Port Delayed

Ark System Works has announced that the Nintendo Switch port of Guilty Gear XX Accent Plus R has been delayed to sometime in 2019. It was announced earlier that the game would be launching sometime this year, however it clearly seems it won’t be the case. For those who aren’t aware the game is the latest updated version of Guilty Gear XXX and is the 14th installment in the Guilty Gear series overall. The game first launched in Japanese arcades in September 2012 and was later released for the PS Vita in Japan in March 2013. The game wasRead More


Battle Spirits Three Episode Anime Announced

The official Battle Spirits website has updated with the announcement that the franchise will be receiving a new three episode anime series. The series will be released in 2019 and will serve as a sequel to both Battle Spirits: Shōnen Gekiha Dan and Battle Spirits: Brave. The series will be directed by Masaki Watanabe, which will be produced by Bandai Namco Pictures. Atsuhiro Tomioka will be returning to work on the scripts for the project. According to ANN the tagline for the series is “What happened next in the future Dan protected was…” No other details are confirmed at this time soRead More


Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission. The game will feature over 1,160 cards that includes 350 characters that have been apart of the first eight Super Dragon Ball Heroes arcade card games. The game will also feature the first two arcs from the Super Dragon Ball Heroes: Universe Mission anime. Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission will feature a split screen mode similar to the arcade game. In addition, players will be able to fight in 7 vs. 7 battles. Super Dragon Ball Heroes:Read More


Dragon Quest XI S Game Trailer Streamed

Over the weekend, Square Enix updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Dragon Quest XI S. For those who are not aware the game is the Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (Dragon Quest XI: Sugisarishi Toki o Motomete). The latest trailer features a short look at the game’s setting and reveals that this version of the game will be released in 2019.  Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age launched for the Playstation 4 and Nintendo 3DS in Japan on July 29, 2017. The game was released worldwide for theRead More


Sword Art Online: Alicization Promo Streamed

Over the weekend, the official Sword Art Online twitter page updated with a new trailer for Sword Art Online: Alicization. The promo features a preview of the new theme song titled, “Resister,”which will be performed by ASCA. The new theme song will debut on the show starting on January 12, 2019. The new ending theme song for the anime will be titled, “Forget-me-not,” and will be performed by ReoNa. For those who are not aware, the first theme song for the series titled, “Adamas,” was performed by LiSA. The first ending theme titled, “Iris,” was performed by Eir Aoi. The official twitter account also provided a newRead More


Jump Force – Deku & Asta Reveal Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Jump Force. The latest trailer reveals that Deku from My Hero Academia and Asta from Black Clover are the latest additions to the roster. The confirmed roster now consists of: Pegasus Seiya (Saint Seiya) Dragon Shiryū (Saint Seiya) Gon Freecss (Hunter X Hunter) Hisoka Morow (Hunter X Hunter) Killua Zoldyck (Hunter X Hunter) Kurapika (Hunter X Hunter) Vinsmoke Sanji (One Piece) Blackbeard (One Piece) Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece) Roronoa Zoro (One Piece) Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto Franchise)  Sasuke Uchiha (Naruto Franchise)  Goku (Dragon Ball Franchise) Frieza (Dragon Ball Franchise)Read More


Tigress, Sportsmaster, and Dragon King Join DC Universe “Stargirl”

Deadline has reported that Tigress, Sportsmaster, and Dragon King will be joining the villain roster of the DC Universe exclusive Stargirl live-action series. The trio are apart of the Injustice Society, who are group of master criminals, which debuted in All Star Comics #37. The team also served as the evil counterpart to the Justice Society of America.  Joy Osmanski will be portraying Paula Brooks, aka the second Tigress. Paula Brooks was created by Mort Meskin and debuted in the comics with Sensation Comics #68, which was released in August 1947.  Neil Hopkins will be playing Lawrence “Crusher” Crock, who is also known as the Sportsmaster. Crock was created byRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ridestriker & Zikan Girade / Zikan Zax Set

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for the S.H.Figuarts Ridestriker & Zikan Girade / Zikan Zax Set. For those who are not aware, the Ridestriker is the main bike for both Kamen Rider Zi-O and Kamen Rider Geiz.  The set will include: Ridestriker Zikan Girade X2 (Gun Mode/ Sword Mode) Zikan Zax X2  (Bow Mode/ Axe Mode) Zi-O Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX2, Right X3)  Geiz Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X2) Tire Stand Tamashii Stage Pre-orders for the set will open on December 21 at 4 P.M. JST and the set will be released in June 2019 pricedRead More