December, 2018

 

Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Maximum Gamer Level 99

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Maximum Gamer Level 99. For those who are not aware, the form debuted in episode 23 of Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. By using the Maximum Mighty X Gashat, emu was able to become this form. The Maximum Mighty X Gashat would later be used in conjunction with the Hyper Muteki Gashat to allow emu to become Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Muteki Gamer.  The figure includes: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2)  Gashakon Key Slasher Pre-orders for the figure will open on December 21 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in May 2019 pricedRead More


Ludwig Göransson To Compose “The Mandalorian”’s Soundtrack

The official Star Wars website has updated with the announcement that Ludwig Göransson is set to compose the score for The Mandaolorian. For those who are not aware, Göransson has worked on various popular soundtracks with some including Black Panther, Creed I, Creed II, Venom, and much more. Göransson recently had an interview with Starwars.com with his thoughts on his inclusion on the project. “Words fail to express how surreal and humbling it feels to be invited into the Star Wars universe,” Göransson said. “I am deeply grateful to Jon Favreau and Disney for this opportunity and to John WilliamsRead More


More Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō Anime Cast Members Announced

Recently new cast members for the Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō anime series were announced. The new cast members include: Masakazu Morita: Pegasus Seiya Keiichi Nanba: Pisces Aphrodite Yasuyuki Kase: Orion Rigel Kenji Nojima: Phonos Seven Seas Entertainment, who licensed the manga, provided an official description. In the wake of a space-wide civil war instigated by Saga–the Gemini Gold Saint–a new team of Saints comes together with the goal of protecting their goddess Athena. This first all-woman team of armored warriors, powered by the Zodiac, will use their cunning, strength, and compassion toRead More


Jump Force – Jump Festa: Story & Avatar Trailer Strmed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Jump Force. The latest trailer features a closer look at the game’s story and previews some of the the customization capabilities for the player’s avatar. Today we are unveiling the JUMP FORCE Story Trailer! Welcome to Umbras Base… When our world is invaded, will you stand up and fight along side your favorite heroes? Get ready to customize your avatar and join the JUMP FORCE. The confirmed roster now consists of: Pegasus Seiya (Saint Seiya) Dragon Shiryū (SaintRead More


Hellboy – Official Trailer #1 Streamed

IGN has updated their official Youtube channel with the first trailer for the upcoming Hellboy reboot film. For those who are not aware, the film is based on the graphic novel series by Mike Mignola and released by Dark Horse Comics. The trailer features a look at several of the characters in the film such as Hellboy (David Harbour) and the film’s villain, Nimue (Milla Jovovich). The film originally served as a sequel to Hellboy II: The Golden Army, however it eventually turned into a reboot film during the production phase. The upcoming film isRead More


IDW “Transformers” Comic Announced – Before the War on Cybertron

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that IDW Publishing will be publishing a new comic series based on the Transformers that takes place before the war. The comic series simply titled, “Transformers,” will series will be released twice a month. Brian Ruckley will be working as the writer on the project. Angel Hernzadez and Ron Joseph will be working on the illustrations. The Transformers will be debut in March, 2019. The first two issues will feature various covers that will be illustrated by Gabriel Rodriguez, Freddie E. Williams II, and Jeffery Verrege. Hernandez and Joseph will also provide their own covers. Michael Kelly, Hasbro’s vp global publishing,  hadRead More


Henry Thomas Joins DC Universe Stargirl Cast as Doctor Mid-Nite

Entertainment Weekly has reported that Henry Thomas will be joining the cast of the DC Universe exclusive series, “Stargirl,” as Dr. Mid-Nite. For those who are not aware, Dr. Mid-Nite is another founding member of the Justice Society of America. The original Dr. Mid-Nite was created by Charles Reizenstein and Stanley Josephs Aschmeier in 1941. Brec Bassinger: Stargirl Joel McHale: Starman (Sylvester Pemberton) Lou Ferrigno Jr.: Hourman (Rex Tyler) Brian Stapf: Wildcat (Ted Grant) Anjelika Washington: TBA Henry Thomas: Dr. Mid-Nite (Dr. Charles McNider) Dr. Charles McNider was was a surgeon who was set to work on a patient to removeRead More


Kingdom Hearts III Final Trailer Streamed

The official Kingdom Hearts Youtube channel has updated with the final trailer for Kingdom Hearts III. The latest trailer features a deeper look at the story of the game so expect some major spoilers.  The trailer also features an extended look at the game’s theme song titled, “Face my Fears,” which is performed by Hikaru Utada & Skrillex. Kingdom Hearts III will be released for the Playstation 4 and Xbox One on January 29, 2019.  It has been quite the journey to get to this point and I cannot wait to see the conclusion to Sora’s story. This trailerRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Vegeta

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan Vegeta. For those who are not aware the figure is based on Vegeta’s appearance in Dragon Ball Super: Broly.  The figure will include: Alternate Hair Part (Super Saiyan God) Alternate Face Part (Super Saiyan God) Alternate Face Parts X2 Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X4) Crossed Arm Parts Pre-orders for the item will open on December 16 at 4 P.M. JST and the figure will be released in May 2019 priced at 5,940 Yen. Those who are interested in pre-ordering the item early should contactRead More


Hirona Yamazaki Joins Monster Hunter Hollywood Live-Action Film Cast

Sony Pictures has announced that Hirona Yamazaki will be be joining the cast of the live-action film adaptation of the Monster Hunter game franchise. Yamazaki is set to portray as the “Handler,” who will be helping Artemis and the Hunter on their journey. For those who are not aware the “Handlers” featured in the various Monster Hunter games help hunters chose their missions.     The confirmed cast members so far include: Captain Natalie Artemis Tony Jaa: Hunter Hirona Yamazaki: Handler Ron Perlman: Admiral T.I. Harris: Link Diego Boneta: Sergeant Marshall Meagon Good: TBA Josh Helman: TBA Last monthRead More


2019 Pokémon Film Details Revealed

TOHO recently revealed details for the 2019 Pokémon film during their 2019 lineup presentation. The film will be titled, “Mewtwo’s Counterattack Evolution (Mew Two no Gyakushū Evolution) and it is set to premiere on July 12, 2019 in Japan. The film will be the 22nd overall film in the franchise. A trailer for the film was revealed during the Japanese screenings of Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us (Gekijōban Pocket Monster: Minna no Monogatari). Unfortunately an official upload for the trailer is not available at this time. The title for the film is a reference to the Japanese nameRead More


Lou Ferrigno Jr. Joins DC Universe Cast as Hourman

TVline has reported that Lou Ferrigno Jr. will be playing Rex Tyler aka Hourman in the upcoming DC Universe Stargirl series. For those who are not aware, Rex Tyler was one of the founding members of the Justice Society of America. Rex Tyler made his debut appearance in Adventure Comics #48, which was released in March 1940. The original Hourman was created by Ken Fitch and Bernard Baily. This isn’t the first time the character was seen in a live-action DC production as the character recently appeared as a guest role in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, who was portrayed by Patrick J. Adams. No other detailsRead More


Joel McHale Joins DC Universe Stargirl Cast as Starman

Variety has reported that Joel McHale will be joining the cast of the upcoming DC Universe exclusive Stargirl series as Sylvester Pemberton, who is also known as Starman. The character is stated to be depicted as the “Golden Age Starman” and he have a reoccurring role in the series. For those who are not aware, Sylvester Pemberton made his debut appearance in Action Comics #40, which was released in September 1941. The character was created by Jerry Siegel and Hal Sherman. The character also had various aliases throughout his career such as Star-Spangled Kid and Skyman. Variety provided a short descriptionRead More


New One Piece Stampede Anime Film Premiere Date Announced

The official One Piece anime website has updated with the announcement that the One Piece Stampede film will premiere in theaters in Japan on August 9, 2019. The film is the 14th overall film in the franchise and it will celebrate the 20th anniversary of One Piece. The latest trailer features a quick peak into the setting of the film and showcases several of the main characters. The official website also provided an official visual for the film.   The previous film titled, “One Piece Film Gold.” premiered in theaters in Japan in July 2016. Funimation screened the EnglishRead More


International Based ‘Ultraman’ Reboot in the Works

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that an Ultraman “reboot” is in the works for the international market. The project will be produced by Tsuburaya Productions and US based Starlight Runner Entertainment. Starlight Runner Entertainment will be working with The Licensing Group to release the series “across multiple platforms, with story-driven licensing and merchandising programs for the U.S. and international markets.”  The project is stated to be produced as a series that will be released on a streaming platform. For those who are not aware Ultraman is a long running Tokusatsu series that was created by Eiji Tsuburaya. The original series was released inRead More