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Bakugan Reboot Details Announced

Recently new details about the Bakugan reboot has been revealed thanks to Spin Master’s Q3 2017 financial call.  Spin Master initially planned to reboot the franchise back in 2015, however no other details surfaced since the announcement.  Today it has been revealed that a new TV series and toy line are currently in the works and the series is set to premiere sometime in 2018 or 2019. For those who are unaware, Bakugan Battle Brawlers was a Japanese / Canadian anime series that was produced by TMS Entertainment, Dentsu Inc., and Nelvana Animation. The seriesRead More


Batman: Gotham by Gaslight Release Details Revealed

CBR has recently reported about the release details for the upcoming DC animated film, Batman: Gotham By Gaslight.  The film will first be released digitally on January 23 and will later be released in a Blu-Ray/DVD combo pack on February 6, 2018.  For those who are unaware, Batman: Gotham by Gaslight is an animated adaptation of the one-shot comic of the same name that was released in 1989.   As expected the film will include some special features. The special features include: Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital “Caped Fear: The First Elseworld” (Featurette)Read More


Nintendo In Talks With Illumination Entertainment To Produce Super Mario Brothers Film

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Nintendo and Illumination Entertainment are currently in the works to bring the Super Mario Bros. back to the big screen. The original film that starred the Mario Brothers premiered in theaters in 1993. The film starred Bob Hoskins as Mario and John Leguizamo as Luigi. Unlike the first film, which was a live-action adaptation, the new potential film is going to be animated. The Super Mario Bros. game series made its debut in 1985, which featured the titular hero, Mario, and his brother Luigi as they try and save Peach from the clutches of theRead More


Batman: Gotham by Gaslight Trailer Streamed

IGN has posted a new trailer for the upcoming DC animated film, Batman: Gotham by Gaslight on their official Youtube channel.  The latest trailer features a deeper look at the film’s story and so far it is looking quite good. For those who aren’t aware the film is based on a Elseworlds tale by Brian Augustyn and Mike Mignola.  The original one-shot comic was released in February 1989 and later spun a sequel titled, “Master of the Future,” which was released in 1991. The film features the Dark Knight set in London during the late 19th century withRead More


Transformers: Titan Return Trailer Streamed

Machinama has updated their official Facebook page with a new trailer for Transformers: Titan Returns.  The latest trailer features a look at some of the characters in the series including the monstrous Trypticon.  Transformers: Titans Return will premiere on the go90 network on November 14.  


Cast Members Announced For Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The Hollywood Reporter has revealed some of the cast members for Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.  For those who are unaware, Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is the next 2D animated incarnation of the TMNT franchise that will premiere on Nickelodeon in 2018.   The series will be directed by TMNT veteran Rob Paulsen and the series will be co-executive produced by Andy Suirano.  Ant Ward will be working as the supervising producer for the project. The confirmed cast members include: Kat Graham: April O’Neil Josh Brener: Donatello Omar Miller: Raphael Ben Schwartz: Leonardo Brandon Mychal Smith: Michelangelo Read More


Scooby-Doo! & Batman: The Brave and the Bold DC Animated Film Announced

IGN has posted an official trailer for the next DC animated film, which will feature the Scooby gang meeting Batman and the Justice League based on their appearances from Batman: Brave and the Bold.  The film titled, “Scooby-Doo! & Batman: The Brave and Bold,” will feature familiar faces such as Aquaman, Plastic Man, The Question, and Martian Manhunter.  Some of the villains both teams will face include the Joker, Penguin, Catwoman, Riddler, Poison Ivy, and Harley Quinn. However, Batman’s rogue gallery will not be the only famous villains that be making an appearance in this film.  TheRead More


Transformers: Titan Returns Behind the Scenes Video Streamed

The official Machinima Facebook page has updated with a behind the scenes video for the upcoming Transformers: Titan Returns animated series. The video is narrated by producers Adam Beechen & F.J. Desanto as they talk about the characters in the series as well as some of the voice cast. Transformers: Titan Returns will premiere on the go90 network on November 14.  


Transformers: Cyberverse Animated Series Details Revealed

Comicbook.com has recently reported about new details about the upcoming Transformers animated series, Transformers: Cyberverse.  For those who are unaware back in August the show was revealed during Hasbro’s Media & Investor Day.  First, Hasbro released a full synopsis for the show. “Bumblebee is on a critical mission where lives are at stake! Only, he can’t remember what it is? It’s a good thing his best friend Windblade has found him to help repair his damaged memory chips. With each recovered memory, Bumblebee rediscovers his past adventures on Cybertron before coming to Earth. He relives funRead More


Official Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG64 Seaspray, LG65 Twin Twist, & LG66 Topspin

Recently the Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new official images of the upcoming Transformers Legends figures. The upcoming figures include: LG64 Seaspray with Lione Price: 2,160 Yen Release Date: March 2018 LG65 Twin Twist with Targetmaster Spoilsport Price: 4,320 Yen Release Date: March 2018 LG66 Top Spin with Targetmaster Peaceman (Peacemaker) Price: 4,320 Yen Release Date: March 2018  


Official Images: Transformers Encore God Fire Convoy

BBTS has recently updated their listing for the upcoming Transformers Encore God Fire Convoy.  For those who are unaware this set is a reissue of the God Fire Convoy from the 2001 Transformers: Car Robots animated series.  The series is also known as Transformers: Robots in Disguise in the Dub.  In that series Fire Convoy, also known as Optimus Prime in the Dub was able to combine with God Magnus/ Ultra Magnus to form God Fire Convoy aka Omega Prime.  The upcoming Encore release will feature a brand new paint scheme and will once again include the God Fire Sword, also known as the Matrix Blade in the Dub.  Transformers Encore GodRead More


Marvel’s Spider-Man Season 1 Episode 7 Trailer Streamed

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Marvel’s Spider-Man. The latest trailer features Spider-man as he is trying to stop Flint Marko’s daughter, Keemia who happens to similar powers as her father.  Keemia will be voiced by Sofia Carson while Flint Marko will be portrayed by Dave Willis.  The latest episode of Marvel’s Spider-Man titled, “Sandman,” will air this Saturday at 7:00am ET/PT on Disney XD.  


Captain Planet to Cameo On OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes

Mashable has reported that Captain Planet will be having a cameo on Cartoon Network’s O.K. K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes. It has been revealed that David Coburn and LeVar Burton will be reprising their roles as Captain Planet and Kwame respectively for the upcoming episode of the series.  The episode will feature Lord Boxman polluting the air around the plaza so it is up to K.O. and his friends along with the help of the Captain Planet duo to help stop him. For those who are unaware, Captain Planet and the Planeteers was an animated show that aired on the TBS network on September 15, 1990 – December 5,Read More


Official Images: Takara Legends LG-61 Clonetron Set, LG-62 Targetmaster Windblade & LG-63 G2 Megatron

The official Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new official images of the upcoming Transformers Takara Legends figures.  The latest round of Takara Legends figures are set to release in February 2018. The images include: Takara Legends LG-61 Clonetron Set Price: 3,780 Yen Takara Legends LG-62 Targetmaster Windblade Price: 4,320 Yen Takara Legends LG-63 G2 Megatron Price: 5,940 Yen


Transformers: Titans Return Promotional Poster Revealed

DenofGeek has recently reported new details for the Transformers: Titan Return animated series by Machinima. For those who are unaware the Transformers: Titans Return animated series will premiere exclusively on the go90 network this November.  Each episode of the series will run for 11 minutes and the series will consist of 10 episodes. DenofGeek also provided some new promotional images, an official poster, and a synopsis for the series. Picking up right where the destruction of the Combiner Wars left off, TITANS RETURN takes the action of the Prime Wars Trilogy to new ‘heights,’ and features returnRead More