January, 2019

 

Jump Force – Taipei Games Show – Story Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new story trailer for Jump Force. The latest trailer delves deeper into the story of the game. Without warning, our world and the JUMP Worlds have begun merging together. As Venoms grow in numbers and spread terror throughout the lands, it’s up to you to work with the JUMP FORCE to protect what we hold dear. It’s time for YOU to take a stand against evil! Take a look at the ALL NEW Story Trailer to see what awaits you inRead More


Official Images: Complete Selection Modification Blaybuckle & Rouze Absorber & Blayrouzer Set

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Complete Selection Modification Blaybuckle & Rouze Absorber & Blayrouzer Set. The set will include: Blaybuckle Rouse Absorber  Rouse Absorber Plates (Blade Jack, Garren Jack) BlayRouzer BlayRouzer Holder Set of Rouze Cards Henshin Effect Light  Bandai also provided a promotional video for the release, which is presented by Takayuki Tsubaki (Kenzaki Kazuma/ Kamen Rider Blade). Pre-orders for the set will open on January 25 at 11 A.M. JST and will close on March 11 at 11 P.M. JST. The set will be released this July priced at 49,140 Yen. Those who are interested shouldRead More


Sword Art Online: Alicization to Premiere on Toonami

The official Sword Art Online twitter page has updated with the announcement that Sword Art Online: Alicization will premiere on Toonami on February 9 at 12:30 A.M. EST.  For those who are not aware, the Sword Art Online: Alicization anime is an adaptation of the Reki Kawahara and abec’s light novel. Hulu provided an official description for the anime. “Where…am I…?” Before he knows it, Kirito has made a full dive into an epic, fantasy-like virtual world. With only a murky recollection of what happened right before he logged in, he starts to wander around, searching for clues. He comes uponRead More


She-Ra Princesses of Power Season 2 Premiere Date Announced

The official She-Ra Princesses of Power twitter page has updated with a season 2 announcement trailer the series. The trailer reveals that the second season of the series will premiere on Netflix on April 26.  Netflix provided a description for the series. Soldier Adora finds a magic sword — and her identity as legendary hero She-Ra. She joins the Rebellion, but her best friend stays with the evil Horde. Currently it is unknown how many episodes the season will consist of so stay tuned for updates. The first season may have not been groundbreaking inRead More


Kingdom Hearts III – Gameplay Overview Video Streamed

The official Kingdom Hearts Youtube channel has updated with a new gameplay overplay trailer for Kingdom Hearts III. The latest trailer features a look at the game’s mechanics. Some of the highlights include a run down of the new Keyblade attacks along with a showcase of some of the minigames. Kingdom Hearts III will be released for the Playstation 4 and Xbox One on January 29, 2019. … Welcome to the world of KINGDOM HEARTS III and Sora’s epic journey to restore light to the worlds and attempt to finally defeat Master Xehanort, the real Organization XIII,Read More


Yo-Kai Watch 3 – The Tale of Two Yo-kai Watches Trailer Streamed

Nintendo of America recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Yo-Kai Watch 3. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the game as well as some of the new game mechanics. The trailer also features a look at the battle system, which is drastically different to the previous main titles in the series. Yo-Kai Watch 3 will be released for the Nintendo 3DS on February 8 in North America. Nate Adams, a very average boy, and Hailey Anne Thomas, a budding detective, are two Yo-kai Watch owners in twoRead More


Premium Bandai S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Decade (Neo Decadriver Ver.)

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Decade (Neo Decade Driver Ver.). For those who are not aware, the figure is based on the new appearance of Kamen Rider Decade, which debuted in the 13th episode of Kamen Rider Zi-O. With the power of the Neo Decadriver, Tsukasa is able to access the powers of the main riders that debuted after Kamen Rider Double. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X4, Right X4) Ride Booker X3 (Gun Mode/ Sword Mode/ Book Mode) Alternate Belt Parts (Open) 25 KamenRead More


Official Images: Marvel Legends 2019 X-Men Wave One

The official Hasbropulse Instagram page has updated with official images of the first Marvel Legends 2019 X-Men Wave. For those who are not aware, several figures in the wave including Caliban were first revealed at New York Comic Con 2018. The first Marvel Legends 2019 X-Men Wave is set to release in Spring 2019.  The wave consists of: Beast Gambit Forge Jubilee Weapon-X Blink Skullbuster Caliban – Build-A-Figure Personally I think this wave is strong especially since it consists of several fan favorites. I am still really happy that Hasbro is finally making aRead More


Nobuyuki Suzuki to Reprise Role in 2nd Live-Action Tokyo Ghoul Film

The official live-action Tokyo Ghoul website has updated with the announcement that Noboyuki Suzuki will be returning to reprise his role as Kōtarō Amon in Tokyo Ghoul 2. The previously revealed cast members include: Masataka Kubota: Ken Kaneki Maika Yamamoto: Tōka Kirishima Shū Tsukiyama: Shota Matsuda Shunya Shiraishi: Nishiki Nishio Kai Ogasawara: Hideyoshi “Hide” Nagachicka The first live-action Tokyo Ghoul film premiered at Anime Expo in July 3, 2017 and later premiered on July 7 in Berlin. The film made its first Japanese debut at the Marunouchi Piccadilly theater in Chiyoda, Tokyo on July 10 and also madeRead More


Double Decker! Doug & Kirill Extra Story Schedule Revealed

The official Double Decker! Doug & Kirill website has updated with the schedule announcement for the upcoming three part Double Decker! Doug & Kirill Extra Story anime. The schedule will go as follows: February 10: EX Episode 1 “The Daily Lives of 7 Detectives”(Nana-nin no Keiji no Nichijō!) – takes place between episodes 4 and 5 March 10: EX Episode 2 “Infernal Unfair!”– takes place between episodes 8 and 9 April 10: Ex Episode 3 – “Detective Buzz-Cut: The Case of the Steam Murderer” (Keiji Kariage Yukemuri Satsujin Jikenbo!) – takes place after episode 13 TheRead More


Kamen Rider Zi-O: Rider Time Ryuki Spin-Off Announced

Toei has announced that Kamen Rider Zi-Owhttp://hero-club.com/kamen-rider-zi-o-rider-time-ryuki-spin-off-announcedill be receiving two rider web spin-offs. The first spin-off titled, “Rider Time Shinobi,” will focus on Kamen Rider Shinobi (Rentaro Kagura) with Hideya Tawada will be reprising his role as character. The special will be directed by Takayuki Shibasaki and written by Kaori Kaneko. The special will premiere on the Toei Tokusatsu Fan Club (TTFC) service in late March.  The second spin-off will focus on Kamen Rider Ryuki. For those who are not aware, Kamen Rider Ryuki is the twelfth installment in the Kamen Rider series and was the third series set in the Heisei era. The series premiered in 2002Read More


2nd Promare Anime Film Trailer Streamed

The official website for the Promare anime has updated with some new details for the upcoming film. First, a trailer was revealed that features a short look at the setting of the film. Next, the cast for the film was revealed, which consists of: Ken’ichi Matsuyama: Galo Thymos – A new member of the Burning Rescue Team, while still a teenager he has more of an attitude than others around him. Taichi Saotome: Lio Fotia – The leader of Mad Burnish, who seems to keep her cool, but it is actually the opposite.Read More


Saeko Kamijō Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Saeko Kamijō is joining the cast of the anime as Maki Oze. First Class Fire Soldier Maki Oze is said to be a “a second generation power user” and is also a military veteran who specializes in close combat. The official Fire Force anime Youtube channel has also updated with a character trailer for Maki Oze. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kodansha provided a description for the manga series. Terror hasRead More


‘Saint Seiya Origin’ Manga Gets New Series

The recent issue of the Champion RED magazine has reveled that the Saint Seiya Origin manga series will be receiving a new series that will take place during the main manga’s “Poseidon Arc.” For those who are not aware Saint Seiya Origin is the “second season mini-series” of Masami Kuramada’s Saint Seiya: Episode Zero manga. The Saint Seiya Episode Zero manga debuted in the Champion RED magazine as a short series in December 2017. The series ended it’s initial run in February 2018. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.S


SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays Video Game Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment updated their official Youtube channels with a trailer for SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays. For those who are not aware the game is the latest title in the “G Generation” game series within the SD Gundam franchise. The game will feature various mobile suits within four eras in the Gundam franchise, which includes: Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (After Colony) Mobile Suit Gundam Seed (Cosmic Era) Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (Anno Domini) Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans (Post-Disaster) English Trailer Japanese Trailer SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays will be released for the Playstation 4,Read More