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New Gundam Seed & Gundam Seed Destiny Dub Cast Members Announced

Sunrise has recently announced new Dub cast members for the upcoming HD remaster of Gundam Seed & Gundam Seed Destiny have been announced. The new cast members include: Kevin T. Collins – Rau Le Creuset Carrie Keranen – Murrue Ramius Lisa Ortiz – Natarle Badgiruel Tom Wayland – Mu La Flaga Ben Pronsky – Arnold Neumann Christian La Monte – Dalida Lolaha Chandra II Daniel J. Edwards – Jackie Tonomura Chris Niosi – Romero Pal The new cast members will join the previously revealed cast members that were announced at Otakon 2017. The older confirmed members include:Read More


Kouji Kikkawa to Perform Mazinger Z: Infinity Film Ending Theme

The official Mazinger Z: Infinity film website has updated with an announcement that Kouji Kikkawa will be performing the ending theme for the film.  The ending theme for the film will be titled, “The Last Letter.” According to the website Kikkawa commented that “the song was made with the image of a pilot and his robots going beyond their limits and sharing a connection and sorrow.”  Go Nagai, creator of the Mazinger Z franchise stated that the the song will “make the people who went crazy over Mazinger Z remember the good times.”  Kikkawa is best known for his work in Tokusatsu such as theRead More


Cardfight!! Vanguard GZ English Dub Premiere Date Announced

The official Cardfight!! Vanguard website has announced premiere details for the English Dub of the Cardfight!! Vanguard GZ anime series.  The upcoming season will premiere on November 25 on their official Youtube channel. The original Japanese version premiered on both the official Youtube channel and Crunchyroll on October 8. The website also provided a story for the upcoming season.   The story advances to “Z”, the conclusive battle between the vanguards and the Dragon Deity of Destruction! Diffriders referred to as “Apostles” from Planet Cray descend upon Earth. “Dragon Deity of Destruction, Gyze”, who destroys everything. TheRead More


Mazinger Z: Infinity Film Details Revealed

The official Mazinger Z: Infinity website has updated with new details about the upcoming film. It has been revealed that Great Mazinger will also be making an appearance in the film.  Great Mazinger is the main character that appears in the anime/ manga of the same name.  The anime series ran from September 8, 1974 –  September 28, 1975.  The manga series was published by Kodansha in October 1974 and ran until October 1975.  The manga ran for 2 volumes.   The website also revealed the cast members for the film. The cast members include: Toshihiko Seki: Tetsuya Tsurugi – A hero who helped KojiRead More


Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 3: Confession Dub Trailers Streamed

Shout Factory has updated their official Youtube channel with new dub clips for Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 3: Confession.  The third chapter in the Digimon Adventure Tri OVA series originally premiered in Japan on September 24 and was also simulcasted on Crunchyroll.   Shout Factory provided a synopsis for Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 3: Confession. “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 hopes that answers can be found andRead More


Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin Ⅵ Rise of the Red Comet Trailer English Dub Trailer Streamed

Gundam.info has updated their official Youtube channel with a new English Dub trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin Ⅵ Rise of the Red Comet.  The latest trailer features a look at the events of the film, which shows the early beginnings of Char The Red Comet and will also feature the Battle of Loum. Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin Ⅵ Rise of the Red Comet will be released on May 5, 2018.  


NYCC 2017: Funimation to Simuldub Garo: Vanishing Line

Funimation Entertainment has announced at New York Comic Con 2017 that they will be simildubbing the Garo: Vanishing Line anime series as a part of their Fall 2017 lineup.   The series will be premiering in Japan this Friday so it is nice to see that the company has announced simildub plans this fast. Funimation Entertainment provided a synopsis for the series. An omen awakens in a city that never sleeps. Caught in the resulting shadow war, two lives cross paths. While Sword seeks to expose this darkness, Sophie searches for her missing brother. Something more mysterious than fate has brought them together as they chaseRead More


Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! Full Theatrical Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a theatrical trailer for Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! The trailer features a look at the setting of the film and previews the English dub of the film. Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! will have limited theatrical airings on November 5 and November 6 via Fathom Events. Those who are interested can pre-order their tickets here. From Kanto to Alola and everything in between! For over 20 years, the adventures of Ash, a young Trainer from Pallet Town, and his best friend Pikachu have been captivating audiences around the world.Read More


Viz Media Licenses Infini-T Force

Viz Media has recently announced at Anime Weekend Alanta 2017 that they have licensed the Infini-T Force anime series and film.  Under the license Viz media will focus on marketing “digital streaming, electronic sell-through, home video, and merchandise for North America, Latin America and Oceania. It also includes theatrical distribution for the film.” Viz Media provided a trailer for their release of Infini-T Force. For those who are unaware, Infini-T Force is an anime series that is a 3D CGTV project created by Tatsunoko Productions as a part of the 55th anniversary celebration of the company. The series will focusRead More


My Hero Academia Season 3 Announced

It has recently been announced that the third season of My Hero Academia is currently in development.  The announcement was revealed in the recent issue of the monthly Shonen Jump magazine. The second season will be concluding this weekend with episode 38/25.  No other details are confirmed a this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Overlord Season 2 Premiere Date Announced

The official twitter page for the Animate store has updated with a magazine cover image that features cover artwork for the 12 volume of the Overlord novel series.  The magazine’s jacket reveals that the second season of the anime series will premiere on January 2018 and also reveals that Madhouse will return to produce the series.  The next volume of the novel will be released this upcoming Sunday in Japan. 【書籍入荷情報】『オーバーロード(12) 聖王国の聖騎士 (上)』『誰にでもできる影から助ける魔王討伐 (3)』等、【エンターブレイン】さんの“ノベルス”新刊が多数入荷しマチた!!!コミカライズでも活躍をしている、大人気作品がいっぱい!!是非ゲットマチ~★ pic.twitter.com/qDtnsFc0sy — アニメイト町田 (@animatemachida) September 28, 2017 ANN provided a synopsis for the series. The novels and anime’s story takes place in the year 2138Read More


Gundam Twilight AXIS Compilation Film Announced

Gundam.info has updated with an announcement that Gundam Twilight AXIS will be receiving a compilation film. The film titled, “Mobile Suit Gundam Twilight AXIS Red Trace (Akaki Zanei),” and will premiere alongside the Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt: Bandit Flower compilation film.  The film will air in 15 Japanese theaters starting on November 18 through December 1.  The film will compile all six episodes of the series and is stated to feature brand new footage. Gundam.info provided a synopsis for the series: Late U.C. 0096. The Earth Federation government, regarding the existence of the “psycho-frame” as a threat, organizes the Mastema specialRead More


Crunchyroll to Stream Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis

Toei Animation has announced on their official Twitter page that Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis will be streaming on Crunchyroll.  The penultimate chapter will be simulcasted on the service on September 30 (JST) so expect it to arrive on the service in morning of September 29 (P.T.).  No other details are confirmed at this time, however expect to see more information within the next couple of days. On Sept. 30 in Japan, Digimon Adventure tri. chapter 5, "Kyousei" ("Symbiosis") will be simulcasting on @Crunchyroll! Who's ready?? pic.twitter.com/1RmJBSnzN9 — Toei Animation (@ToeiAnimation) September 26, 2017


One-Punch Man Second Season Details Revealed

The official One-Punch Man anime website has updated with new details about the 2nd season of the series.  While there is no current release date announced it has been revealed that most of the production team has changed for the second season. The main production staff for the second season includes: Chikara Sakurai – Director (Originally Shingo Natsume) Yoshikazu Iwanami – Sound Director (Originally Shoji Hata) J.C. Staff: Production (Originally Madhouse) Chikashi Kubota – Character Designer Tomohiro Suzuki – Series Composition Makoto Miyazaki – Music Composition  The main voice cast of theRead More


Toonami Schedules Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans Season 2 Dub

Toonami has recently announced the premiere date for season 2 of Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans on their official Facebook page.  The season will continue where season 1 left off with episode 26 titled, “In the Midst of Jealousy.” The second season of Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans will premiere on Toonami on October 7th at 12:30 A.M.