February, 2019

 

Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution Trailer #2 Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new 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 latest trailer features a look at some of the various scenes in the film, which should look familiar to those who watched the original film. Some of the highlights include a look at the human cast ofRead More


Dark Phoenix Trailer #2 Streamed

20th Century Fox recently released a new trailer for Dark Phoenix. The latest trailer features a deeper look at the setting of the film. Some highlights include a look at the team’s outlook of the situation and features a preview of some of the potential repercussions of Jean Grey’s actions. In DARK PHOENIX, the X-MEN face their most formidable and powerful foe: one of their own, Jean Grey. During a rescue mission in space, Jean is nearly killed when she is hit by a mysterious cosmic force. Once she returns home, this forceRead More


Bakugan: Battle Planet Japanese Dub Details Revealed

The official Japanese Bakugan: Battle Planet website has updated with new details for the Japanese dub for the series. For those who are not aware, the series is a reboot of the Bakugan Battle Brawlers franchise. The series debuted on Cartoon Network and Canada in December 2018. It was also reported that the series would also air in other countries sometime in 2019. The official website revealed an official poster for the upcoming Japanese dub of the series. The confirmed voice actors so far include: Rie Takahashi: Dan Kouzo Shunsuke Takeuchi: Drago/ Dragonoid SpinRead More


Power Rangers Beast Morphers Theme Song First Look

The official Power Rangers Youtube channel has updated with a sneak peak of Power Rangers Beast Morphers. The sneak peak video features a look at the series’ theme song. Power Rangers Beast Morphers Official Opening Theme Sequence and Theme Song. Exclusive First Look at the Opening Theme for Power Rangers Beast Morphers. Episode 1 “Beasts Unleashed” premieres Saturday on Nickelodeon. The first episode of Power Rangers Beast Morphers titled, “Beasts Unleashed,” will premiere on Nickelodeon on March 2 at 8AM ET/PT. Seeing the trailer I am already quite excited for this show. While theRead More


Joshua Orpin Cast Joins DC Universe “Titans” Cast as Superboy

The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Joshua Orpin will be joining the cast of Conner Kent/ Superboy in the upcoming second season of Titans. For those who have not seen the series, the character made a brief appearance in the post credit scene of the final episode of the first season. The official DC Universe website provided a description of Superboy. “Superboy, a.k.a. Conner Kent, is the angsty teenager of steel searching for purpose and the truth about his past. While looking for answers, he crashes into the world of theRead More


February 2019 Pokémon Direct Streamed

Nintendo recently held a new Pokémon direct, which revealed the eighth generation of the franchise. The presentation featured a look at some of the new Pokémon as well as revealing details about the new region. The next region will be known as the Galar Region. The new games will be titled, “Pokémon Sword,” and “Pokémon Shield.”  The three new Pokémon starters include: Chip Pokémon: Grooky  Rabbit Pokémon: Scorbunny Water lizard Pokémon: Sobble Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are set to release for the Nintendo Switch worldwide in late 2019. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. PersonallyRead More


Aoi Yūki Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Aoi Yūki is joining the cast of the anime series as Kotatsu Tamaki. Tamaki is a second rookie Second Class Fire Soldier who is assigned to Company 1. Aoi is known to have a “Lucky Lecher Lure,” which has unfortunate lead to issues. As reported earlier, the series will be streamed on FunimationNow. The now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kenichi Suzumura: Takehisa Hinawa Kazuya Nakai: Akitaru Ōbi Daisuke Sakaguchi: Victor Licht Aoi Yūki:Read More


Attack on Titan: Before the Fall Manga to End in March

The recent issue of the Monthly Shonen Sirius magazine has announced that the Attack on Titan: Before the Fall manga will be ending in the upcoming issue of the magazine, which will be released on March 26. Kodanasha Comics provided a description of the manga. The manga debuted in the magazine in 2013 and is written by Ryo Suzukaze with illustrations by Satoshi Shiki. The manga is an adaptation of Suzukaze and THORES Shibamato’s novel of the same name. Both the novel and manga serves as a spinoff to the Hajime Isayama’s mainRead More


Detective Pikachu Trailer #2 Streamed

Warner Bros. recently released a new trailer for Detective Pikachu. The latest trailer features a deeper look at the film’s story and also reveals that Mewtwo will be making an appearance in the film. Detective Pikachu will premiere in theaters on May 10, 2019.


Funimation to Stream Fire Force Anime

Funimation has announced that they will be streaming the Fire Force anime series on FunimationNow sometime this year. In addition to the announcement IGN also provided a trailer for the series. The confirmed so far consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kenichi Suzumura: Takehisa Hinawa Kazuya Nakai: Akitaru Ōbi Daisuke Sakaguchi: Victor Licht Kodansha provided a description for the manga series. Terror has paralyzed the clockwork metropolis of Tokyo! Possessed by demons, people have begun to burst into flame, leading to the establishment of a special firefightingRead More


Official Images: Kamen Rider Zi-O DX Mirai Driver Set

Premium Bandai has recently opened an official pre-order page for the Kamen Rider Zi-O DC Mirai Driver Set. For those who are not aware, this version of the Zi-O Driver is used by Kamen Rider Shinobi, Kamen Rider Quiz, and Kamen Rider “Kikai,” who are the future riders in the show. The belt will feature the main Henshin sound sequence for each of the three riders as well as their associated finishers. By using the Memkyo Kidenplate in the Mirai Driver, it will be able to initiate Rentarō Kagura/ Kamen Rider Shinobi (Hideya Tawada)’s Henshin sound. TheRead More


Power Rangers Beast Morphers Trailer #2 Streamed

Recently a new trailer for Power Rangers Beast Morphers was released that features some new and original footage. Some of the highlights include a look at the villains and the Zords. The trailer also features a preview of the morphing sequence and the Rangers’ weapons they will be using. What is interesting to note is that the team will be using the keys in order to power-up their morphers, as teased during New York Toy Fair and it is something that was not seen in Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters. In other interesting news,Read More


Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission Card Creation Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission. The latest trailer features a preview of the character card customization abilities. The trailer also features a look at some custom cards that players can make within the game. Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission will be released for the Nintendo Switch and Steam on April 5, 2019.  Create your own custom cards in Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission, then unleash your creativity in battle! Be sure to stick around until the end ofRead More


Cameron Gellman Joins DC Universe “Stargirl” Cast

The official DC Universe website has updated with the announcement that Cameron Gellman is joining the cast of the DC Universe Stargirl series, although currently it is unknown what her role will be be. The confirmed cast so far includes: Brec Bassinger: Stargirl Joel McHale: Starman (Sylvester Pemberton) Lou Ferrigno Jr.: Hourman (Rex Tyler) Brian Stapf: Wildcat (Ted Grant) Luke Wilson: Pat Dugan/  S.T.R.I.P.E.  Anjelika Washington: TBA Henry Thomas: Dr. Mid-Nite (Dr. Charles McNider) Joy Osmanski: Tigress (Paula Brooks) Neil Hopkins: Sportsmaster (Lawrence “Crusher” Crock) Nelson Lee: Dragon King Jake Austin Walker: TBA Meg DeLacy: Shiv (Cindy Burman)Read More


One Piece Stampede Trailer #2 Streamed

Toei recently released a new trailer for the One Piece Stampede film. The latest trailer features a short look at several of the characters in the film including two brand new characters named Buena Festa and Douglas Bullet.  New character design illustrations or both characters were both revealed. Douglas Bullet is “a former member off Roger’s pirate crew,” and Buena Festa is the main promoter of the “Pirate’s World Fair.” The previous film trailer for the film was revealed earlier last December. One Piece Stampede will be released in Japanese theaters on August 9, 2019.  The previous film titled, “One PieceRead More