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Otakon 2017 – Discotek Media to Release Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Soldier

Over the weekend Otakon 2017 was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. At the convention Discotek Media held a panel featuring several new releases.  Among the releases the company announced that they will be releasing Cyborg 009: The Cyber Soldier on Blu-ray and DVD. For those who are unaware Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Solider is an anime series that premiered in Japan in 2001 and also aired on Toonami in 2003.  The series was a retelling of the original 1964 Cyborg 009 manga series. Cyborg 009 is coming to DVD & SD-BD! pic.twitter.com/O0nRcpR8Bk — DiscotekRead More


Official Images: Marvel Legends X-Force Deadpool Hascon Exclusive

Recently official images of Marvel Legends X-Force Deadpool figure have surfaced online.  The new images features a better look at the upcoming Hascon 2017 exclusive as well as revealing the full contents of the figure.  The Figure will include several new weapons that were not present in the previous releases of the character.  Hascon 2017 will be held at the Rhode Island convention center in New York on September 8-10.


Hascon 2017: Hasbro Exclusives Revealed

Recently the Hascon 2017 exclusives were revealed.   For those who are unaware, this year’s Hascon is the first officially run convention by Hasbro that will be held at the Rhode Island convention center on September 8-10. The exclusives include: Transforming Optimus Prime Charge Station: $50 Star Wars Black Series 6 Inch Captain Rex: $24.99 Titan Master Arcee with Ultra Magnus: $24.99 Marvel Legends X-Force Deadpool: $20 Magic: The Gathering card set: $30 My Little Pony Friendship is Magic Dungeons & Dragons Dice Set: $20 My Little Pony Box: $20 In the case of Captain Rex andRead More


New York Comic Con 2017 to Host Hiro Mashima

Kodansha Comics announced during Anime Expo that Hiro Mashima, creator of Fairy Tail, will be hosted at New York Comic Con 2017.  For those who are unaware, Hiro Mashima, is known for his Fairy Tail manga series, which launched in 2006.  He is also known for creating the Rave Master franchise which is known as Groove Adventure Rave in Japan.  New York Comic Con 2017 will be held at the Javits Center on October 5-8.  


Hascon 2017 Ticket Details Revealed

The official Hascon website has updated with the ticket details for Hasbro’s first official run convention. The ticket pricing will go as followed. ADULTS (AGES 16 AND UP) One Day: US $60 Three Day: US $165 YOUTH (AGES 3-15) One Day: US $30 Three Day: US $75 YOUTH (AGES 2 AND UNDER) One Day:  FREE Three Day:  FREE INCLUDES ALL MAJOR SHOW FEATURES, INCLUDING: Interactive Brand Experiences – Participate in hands-on tournaments, try new games and toys, walk through the world of Equestria and other brand environments. Panels – Get access to attend anRead More


Hascon 2017 Teaser Streamed

Hasbro has updated their twitter page with a teaser for their first official convention, Hascon. Tickets and more information will be available soon, however it is nice to see the company promote their official convention in advance.  This year’s Hascon will feature primarily Transformers, My Little Pony, Magic the Gathering, Nerf, Monopoly, Play-doh, Littlest Pet Shop, Hana Zuki, and more. Hascon will be held at the Convention Center & Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island on September 8-10. #HASCON is coming in September – tickets & more information coming soon! pic.twitter.com/PYenF7ky5k — Hasbro (@HasbroNews) AprilRead More


Final Animazement 2017 Guests Confirmed

The official Animazement Convention website has updated with the final confirmed guests for Animazement 2017. The guests include: Hiroaki Hirata :  Sanji (One Piece), Benny (Black Lagoon), Mutta Namba (Space Brothers), Sha Gojyo (Saiyuki), Kotetsu T. Kaburagi (Tiger & Bunny), Klein (Sword Art Online) Ryusei Nakao : Frieza (Dragon Ball Z), Baikinman (Soreike! Anpanman), Isami Nishimura (Touch), Caesar Clown (One Piece), Kurotsuchi Mayumi (Bleach) Keiko Han : Lalah Sune (Mobile Suit Gundam), Athena (Saint Seiya), Luna (Sailor Moon) Sheila (The World is Still Beautiful) Masuo Ueda : A-1 Pictures Director Hidetaka Tenjin :Read More