The official Bandai Visual Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for the first compilation film for Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path (Hangyaku no Lelouch – Kōdō). For those are unaware Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path is the first out of the trilogy of films that is a compilation of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion and Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2. The official website also provided a new visual for the upcoming film. Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path will premiere in Japanese theaters on OctoberRead More
Deadline has reported that Jason Fuchs will be writing the latest version of Sony’s live-action Robotech film’s script. For those who are unaware the film is based on the anime series of the same name by Harmony Gold USA and Tatsunoko Productions. Robotech is the English adaptation of three different anime series, which consisted of: Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross, and Genesis Climber Mospeada. The film adaptation is produced by Babara Muschietti, Mark Canton, and Giaanni Nunnari. The project will be overseen by David Hopwood and Shannon Gaulding. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
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
Bandai Namco Entertainment America has announced that Accel World VS Sword Art Online Deluxe Edition will be releasing on Steam on September 12. The Deluxe Edition includes the original game along with the “Castaway from Another World” DLC pack. The DLC pack includes: New playable characters Alice, Eugeo, and Oberon Randomly generated dungeon “Infinite Dungeon,” with new bosses Diabolos and Panopticon Appearances from Personna Vabel, Graphite Edge and Heathcliff New PVP quest Additional weapons
Spike Chunsoft, the developer for the Attack on Titan 3DS video games has revealed the release date for the game’s sequel entry. Attack on Titan 2: Future Coordinates will be released for the Nintendo 3DS on November 30 and will feature events from the second season of the anime series. The game will both a Story Mode and a World Mode. The World Mode will focus on base crafting and army building. Spike Chunsoft also provided a look at the game’s box art as well as some screenshots.
The official Tatsunoko Productions Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for the Infini-T Force anime. The latest trailer features a preview of the series’ theme song titled, “To be continued …,” which is performed by the band flumpool. The theme song will be featured in both the anime series as well as the film, which is set to premiere next February. The Gekijōban Infini-T Force film will have an advanced screening at the Shinjuku Piccadilly theater in Tokyo on September 17. Tomokazu Seki, Ai Kayano and director, Kiyotaka Suzuki, will be attending the event.
Recently Kōhei Uchida launched a spin-off manga series on DeNA’s free Manga Box app based on the Guardians of the Galaxy films. The spin-off series titled, “Guardians of the Galaxy: Galaxy Rush,” is the serialized version of Uchida’s winning submission in the “Marvel” Special Prize contest that was held earlier this year by the Weekly Shonen Magazine. New chapters will be added to the service every Wednesday. The manga features an original story were the Guardians of the Galaxy enter a dangerous battle-royale style race called Galaxy Rush in where the victor is deemed the fastest in the galaxy. It has also beenRead More
Shout Factory has recently opened pre-orders for Digimon Adventure tri.: Confession. The next chapter in the Digimon Adventure tri. will be released on December 5 priced at the MSRP of $24.97. Those who purchase the Blu-ray/ DVD Combo at Shout Factory’s website will also receive a special lithograph as well as receiving it two weeks earlier. Shout Factory also provided a synopsis. “The Time Draws Near…” Tai and his friends are haunted by the infection that resulted Meicoomon destroying Leomon. What could have caused it? When did it occur? Now, all of the Digimon are quarantined, in hopesRead More
Funimation has updated their official Youtube channel with an English dub trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans. The trailer features a preview of the English dub and some of the events of the first season of the series. The first season of Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans will be released separately in Blu-ray DVD combo packs and a single Limited Edition set on November 14. A group of child soldiers—Mikazuki Augus, Orga Itsuka, and several others—are sent to protect a young aristocrat seeking to liberate a Martian city from Earth’s rule. WhenRead More
The official website for the live-action film adaptation for Full Metal Alchemist has updated with a new theatrical poster. The latest poster features all 13 main cast members for the film. The live-action film adaptation for Full Metal Alchemist will premiere on December 1 in Japan. Other posters for the film were revealed earlier this July. The cast includes: Fumiyo Kohinata – General Hakuro Ryuta Sato – Maes Hughes Misako Renbutsu – Riza Hawkeye Natsuna – Maria Ross Natsuki Harada – Gracia Hughes Yo Oizumi – Shou Tucker Jun Kunimura – Doctor Marco YasukoRead More
Recently pre-orders have opened up at Barnes & Noble, which reveals that VIZ Media will be releasing Pokémon: Indigo League: Season 1 on Blu-ray. This release marks the first time the English dub of the original season of the anime series has been released in this format. Season 1 of the original anime series will be released on November 14 priced at the MSRP of $69.99. Those who are interested can pre-order their copy at the link below.
Sunrise has announced that the next part of the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin theatrical OVA. The next episode titled, “Rise of the Red Comet (Tanjo Akai Suisei) ,” will premiere on May 5, 2018 in Japan. The episode will feature the final part of the “Loum Arc,” and will focus on Char Azanable as he earns his title of the“Red Comet.” The episode will also feature the early development of the Earth Federation’s “Project V” weapons, which leads into the construction of the RX-78-2 Gundam. This should be an exciting event to fans of the original “Mobile Suit Gundam” anime series especiallyRead More
Bigbadtoystore has updated with official pre-orders for a new Classic Voltron release by Playmates Toys. For those who are unaware these lions are based on the original Voltron: Defender of the Universe series. The first season of the series ran from September 10, 1984 to November 27, 1984, being adapted entirely from Beast King GoLion. However, due to overwhelming popularity of the Lion Force Voltron a second season was commissioned, and aired the following year from October 21, 1985 to November 18, 1985. Yet, the original lions would return 13 years later in Voltron: The Third Dimension, which served as a direct sequel toRead More
Bandai Visual has announced that they will be publishing a Mobile New Century Gundam X Blu-ray Memorial Box, which is set to release on March 23, 2018 priced at 52,000 yen. The story takes place 15 years after the 7th Space War. The survivors of Earth try to live the best they can after the catastrophic destruction left behind the various wars. Mobile Suits and other weapons left behind from the war land their way into the hands of civilians and other organizations on the planet. A new team led by Jamil Neate called theRead More