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Persona V’s Joker Joins Super Smash Bros Roster as DLC Fighter

Nintendo recently revealed the first DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate during the Games Awards 2018. In a surprising turn of events, the first fighter to be revealed is Joker, the main protagonist of Persona V. For those who are not aware, Persona V is the fifth main title in the Persona series that was released for the Playstation 3 and Playstation 4 in 2016 in Japan. The game later launched worldwide for the Playstation 4 in 2017. Joker along with his associated stage and songs will be available as a single release priced at $5.99. He will also be apart of the FightersRead More


Devil May Cry Animated Series in the Works

IGN has reported that an animated series in in the works based on the Devil May Cry video game franchise. The series will be helm by Adi Shanker, who for those who are not aware, worked on the Netflix Original Castlevania animated series. According to IGN, Adi Shanker confirmed that the series “will join Castlevania in what we’re now calling the bootleg multiverse.” Adi Shanker also posted about his involvement in the project on his official Twitter page. Open for business. pic.twitter.com/TCT5JH9fXz — Adi Shankar (@adishankarbrand) November 16, 2018 No other details are confirmed at this timeRead More


Final Super Smash Bros Ultimate Direct Streamed

Nintendo has recently held their final Nintendo Direct presentation that focuses on Super Smash Bros Ultimate. The direct featured a high amount of content including new character reveals, details about the modes, and more. For those who are interested in viewing the direct can do so with the video embedded below. First, Masahiro Sakurai revealed the final two main characters that will be apart of the main roster. The first character Sakurai revealed was Ken, who will be an echo fighter to Ryu. Incineroar will be the final brand new fighter to the game, which will bring theRead More


MEGA MAN Live-Action Film in the Works

According to IGN, Capcom has announced that the Mega Man video game franchise will be adapted into a live-action Hollywood movie to help celebrate the 30th anniversary of the franchise. Currently the film’s tentative title is MEGA MAN and is being produced by 20th Century Fox. Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman will be writing and directing the project. Capcom has stated that that the film will “appeal to a diverse audience, including not only game players but action movie fans as well, with an adaptation that maintains the world of the Mega Man games, while incorporating the grand production andRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Blanka

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Blanka. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on Blanka’s appearance in both Street Fighter II and Street Fighter IV. The figure will include: Alternate Face X1 Exchangeable Wrists (Left X1, Right X1) Electric Shock Effect X2 Effect Posts Display Mount Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 5 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in March 2019 priced at 7,560 yen. Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details especially it is unknown how the international release of this figureRead More


September 2018 Nintendo Direct Streamed

Nintendo has recently streamed a new Nintendo Direct, which features a look at some of the upcoming 2018 and 2019 game releases. Some of the highlights of the direct can be viewed in the notes below. First, the direct revealed Luigi’s Mansion 3. The trailer featured a look at some of the gameplay, however not much is known about this title at this time. The game will be launching for the Nintendo Switch in 2019. Next, the direct took a look at some upcoming games for the Nintendo 3DS. The first title revealed is a new versionRead More


Mega Man 11 Video Game to Receive One-Shot Manga

The official Coro Coro magazine website has updated with the announcement that Mega Man 11 will be receiving an one-shot manga by Ryo Takamisaki. The manga will launch in the fall issue of the Aniki magazine that will be released on September 15. For those who are not aware, Takamisaki previously worked on the MegaMan NT Warrior manga series. The series was licensed in North America by Viz Media and ran for 13 volumes. Capcom provided a description for the game. To save the day, the Blue Bomber must battle Robot Masters and take their powerful weapons for himself, which nowRead More


SDCC 2018: Power Rangers vs Street Fighter: Live Action Video Streamed

The official Power Rangers Legacy Wars YouTube channel has updated with the trailer for the Power Rangers vs Street Fighter: Live Action short film. The trailer was first revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2018. Those who are unaware, Power Rangers Legacy Wars is a mobile fighting game based on the Power Rangers franchise that was developed by nWay. The live-action short film is being developed by the teams is a joint collaborated project by nWay and Bat in the Sun Productions. The Power Rangers vs. Street Fighter live-action short film is set to debut this Fall. PowerRead More


Mega Man: Fully Charged Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Mega Man: Fully Charged animated series. For those who are unaware, the upcoming series based on the Mega Man video game franchise is a new animated series that is produced by DHX Media and Dentsu Entertainment. Man of Action Entertainment serves at the executive producer/ story editors for the project. The series is set to premiere on Cartoon Network on August 5.  The series will be featured at San Diego Comic Con 2018 on July 20th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. The panel will be hosted by Kazuhiro Tsuchiya, Logan McPherson , Joe Casey, and Steven T.Seagle. NoRead More


E3 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Revealed

The official Nintendo Youtube channel has updated with the E3 2018 Nintendo Direct reveal trailer for the next installment in the Super Smash Brothers game series.  The latest game is titled, “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,” and is set to be the biggest game in the series yet. During the presentation Masahiro Sakurai revealed that the game will feature the return of every fighter in the Super Smash Bros. series and also revealed two characters.  The latest fighters to join the roster are Daisy, who is an “echo fighter,” and Ridley from the Metroid game series. The presentation also took a look at the previously revealedRead More


Mega Man 11 Release Date Trailer Streamed

Capcom has recently release a new trailer for Mega Man 11. The latest trailer features a look at some of the mechanics of the game. One of the new mechanics is the Double Gear System, which will give the blue bomber an assortment of new abilities. Capcom provided a description for the new Double Gear System.  At its core, the Double Gear System has two main functions that empower Mega Man (and players) with brand new abilities. Mega Man speeds up with the aptly-named Speed Gear, causing the world around him move much slower byRead More


Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Announced

Capcom has recently released a new announcement trailer for Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate. For those who are unaware, the game is an advanced port of Monster Hunter X, which was released for the Nintendo 3DS in Japan on March 18, 2017. International fans will know Monster Hunter X as Monster Hunter Generations, which was released for the Nintendo 3DS on July 15, 2016. The original port was released in Japan for the Nintendo Switch under the name Monster Hunter XX in August 25, 2017. Capcom initially stated that they would not release the game outside of Japan in favor of Monster HunterRead More


Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition – Falke Gameplay Trailer Streamed

The official Street Fighter Youtube channel has updated with a new character for Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition. The latest trailer features a look at Falke, who is Ed’s Trainer at Shadowloo. Falke will join the roster as a part of the third season of DLC for game, which will be available on April 24.  


Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2 Announcement Trailers Streamed

The official Playstation and Nintendo Youtube channels have updated with the announcement trailer for Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2. For those who are unaware, the Mega Man X Legacy Collections will include the first eight titles in the Mega Man X game series. Both collections will be available digitally and physically as a two disc set for the Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, & Steam on July 24. The games included in the sets are: Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 Mega Man X Mega Man X2 Mega Man X3 Mega Man X4 Mega Man X Legacy Collection 2 MegaRead More


New Street Fighter Animated Series in the Works

Deadline has reported that a Mark Gordon (Entertainment One) is set to “develop, produce, and finance” a new TV series based on the Street Fighter franchise. Other executive producers on the project include Joey Ansah, Jacqueline Quella, and Mark Wooding.  Those who are unaware, Joey Ansah, Jacquieline Quella, and Mark Wooding were the team behind the Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist live-action web series. Entertainment One will be handling the international sales side of the project. Mark Gordon had this to say about the project. “Street Fighter is a global tour de force franchise, having garnered immense worldwide commercial success and builtRead More