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New Disney+ Marvel Production Details Revealed

In addition to the previously announced Cassian Andor news, Disney revealed new details about their about their Marvel production during their recent investor press conference. First, Disney officially confirmed that Tom Hiddleston will indeed be returning to reprise his role as Loki in his own show on the service. Second, Disney confirmed that the series that will revolve around Wanda Maximoff/ Scarlet Witch and Vision will be titled, “Wandavision.” Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany will return to portray their characters. Thirdly, it has been revealed that the series that follows Bucky Barnes and Sam Wilson will be knownRead More


Lion King Trailer Streamed

Walt Disney recently released a new trailer for the upcoming Lion King film. For those who are not aware, the film is a photorealistic computer animated remake of the original 1994 film. The latest trailer showcases a further insight of the film’s setting as well as taking a look at several of the characters. Some of the characters featured in the trailer include Scar, what looks like to be Zazu, along with Timon, and Pumbaa. The Lion King will premiere in theaters on July 19, 2019. Not going to lie this trailer has actuallyRead More


Super7 Masters of the Universe Wave 4 Vintage 5.5 Pre-Orders Opened

Super7 recently updated their official website with pre-order pages for wave 4 of the Masters of the Universe vintage figures. As the norm for Super7’s line of vintage figures, each figure will retail for $20 and will include various accessories as well as being released on vintage styled cards. In addition, Super7 will also be releasing a special version of He-Man and Skeletor in Japanese styled boxes. Each of these figures are currently set to release this Summer. Wave 4 of the Masters of the Universe 5.5 figures include:  Buzz-Off Evil Seed Evil-Lyn Glow in theRead More


Hyper Light Drifter TV Series in Production

Polygon has reported that Alx Preston, the creator of Hyper Light Drifter, has confirmed that a TV series is in production based on his game. For those who are not aware Hyper Light Drifter is a 2D action role-playing game developed by Preston’s indie studio, Heart Machine. The game was released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC in 2016. The game later was released for the Nintendo Switch in September 2018. The series will be produced by Adi Skankar, who is known for working on the Netflix Castlevania animated series as wellRead More


More Bakugan: Battle Planet Japanese Dub Cast Members Revealed

The official Japanese Bakugan: Battle Planet website has updated with the announcement of more cast members for the Japanese dub for the series. The newly announced cast members include: Jun Fukushima: Wynton Styles Chinatsu Akasaki: Lia Vinegas Yumi Uchiyama: Shun Kazami Aki Kanada: Lightning Shun Horie: Trox Kaori Nazuka: Pegatrix Aoi Ichikawa: Hydorous Daichi Kanbara: Howlkor Shōhei Kajikawa: Magnus As reported earlier it was revealed that Dan Kouzo will be voiced by Rie Takahashi and Shunsuke Takeuchi will be voicing Drago/ Dragonoid.  Spin Master provided a description for the series. When Bakugan began emerging from theRead More


Disney Parks Exclusive Star Wars The Black Series First Order 4-Pack Revealed

Earlier today Hasbro revealed a look at a new upcoming exclusive to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, which is a Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch First Order four pack.  For those who are not aware, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is the upcoming Star Wars based attraction to Disney Parks. Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge is set to open at the Disneyland Resort in Summer, 2019, and in Fall 2019, at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. While the official page on Hasbro’s website has been since removed, Toyark provided a mirror for the information. The setRead 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


NYTF 2019: NECA Classic Cartoon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2-Packs

The Fwoosh recently revealed a first look at NECA’s line of two packs based on the original 80s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series. For those who are not aware these figures were previously released in con exclusive multipacks due to the licensing rights belonging to Playmates Toys. Each figure will be include various accessories and will be released in special packaging. These upcoming two packs will be sold exclusively at Target stores. Each set will retail for $50 and will be released in late February/ early March. The sets include: Leonardo and Shredder Donatello and Krang with Bubble Walker Raphael andRead More


Transformers Cyberverse Season 2 Trailer Streamed

Cartoon Network recently released a new trailer for the second season for Transformers Cyberverse.The trailer features a look at the premise of the second season and showcases several of the new characters. Some of the new characters that will appear in the second season includes Cheetor, Lugnut, and Lockdown, just to name a few. The trailer also features a look at what looks like the “Spark Armors” that were revealed earlier. The second season of Transfomers Cyberverse is set to premiere on Cartoon Network this Fall. In Season 2 of Transformers: Cyberverse, the Autobots are closer thanRead More


Batman And The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Crossover Animated Movie Announced

SyFyWire has announced that an animated film based on James Tynion IV and Freddie Williams II’s Batman/ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic miniseries will be released on home video this Spring.  The voice cast consists of: Troy Baker: Batman, Joker Darren Criss: Raphael Kyle Mooney: Michalengelo Baron Vaughn: Donatello Eric Bauza: Leonardo Rachel Bloom: Batgirl Tom Kenny: the Penguin John DiMaggio: Mr. Freeza Tara Strong: Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy Carlos Alazraqui: Bane Cas Anvar: Ra’s al Ghul Those who are interested can check out the voice preview of Criss’ take on Raphael in the movieRead More


Official Images: Transformers Cyberverse 2019 Preview

Kotaku has recently revealed a first look at some of the upcoming toys for the Transformers Cyberverse toyline. Each of the new main line figures revealed include a new Spark Armor, which can be used to armor up the various figures. The revealed figures are stated to release in August 2019.  The revealed toys include: Battle Class: $14.99 Prowl Jetfire  Sky-Byte Starscream Elite Class: $24.99 Optimus Prime Bumblebee Megatron Ark Power Optimus Prime: $49.99 While I haven’t been really impressed with the Transformers Cyberverse line due to mediocre designed figures and poor QC issues I thinkRead More


‘Howard the Duck’, ‘M.O.D.O.K.’ Animated Series & More Announced For Hulu

Collider has reported that Marvel Television has announced that they will be producing four new shows for Hulu.  The four series are stated to be target towards an adult audience so it will quite a different experience compared to the currently running animated shows based on Marvel properties.  The upcoming shows will be called: Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K. Marvel’s Hit-Monkey Marvel’s Tigra & Dazzler Show Marvel’s Howard The Duck The four series will lead into a special that will follow up into a special called Marvel’s The Offenders. Collider provided descriptions for all four shows and the special. Marvel’sRead More


Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts Trailer Streamed

Marvel Entertainment recently released a new trailer for Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts. For those aren’t aware, Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts is a 22 minute special based on Ghost Spider. The special was first revealed alongside the second special, which will be titled, “Marvel Rising: Heart of Iron.”  …Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts features the return of Dove Cameron (“Descendants 3”) and Booboo Stewart (“Descendants 3”) in the brand-new special that follows fan-favorite Ghost-Spider teaming-up with the Secret Warriors to bring down the villains Sheath and Exile for good. Can team leader Quake (Chloe Bennet of “Marvel’s Agents ofRead More


Young Justice Outsiders Teaser Trailer Streamed

DC recently released a teaser for Young Justice Outsiders on their official Youtube channel. For those who are not aware, Young Justice Outsiders is the long awaited third season of Young Justice. The teaser trailer features a short look at Apokolips and also reveals the release date of the upcoming season. Young Justice Outsiders will launch on DC Universe on January 4, 2019. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. I am quite excited to see the release date for the upcoming season. So far I have been catching up with my rerun of the previous two seasonsRead More


Netflix Castlevania Series Renewed For Third Season

Deadline has reported that the Castlevania animated series has been officially renewed for a third season. For those who are not aware the series is based on the Castlevania video game franchise. The first season of the series debuted on Netflix in 2017 and the second season debuted on the service last week. Netflix provided a description for the series. A vampire hunter fights to save a besieged city from an army of otherworldly beasts controlled by Dracula himself. Inspired by the classic video games. The third season of the series is reported to consist ofRead More