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Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth: Hacker’s Memory One Shot Manga Announced

The recent issue of the V Jump magazine has announced that Naoki Akimine will be launching an one shot manga based on the Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth: Hacker’s Memory video game.  The manga will be published in the January issue of the magazine, which will be released on November 21.  Fans in Japan will know that Naoki Akimine also worked on the manga adaptation of the Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters anime series, which launched in the magazine on September 2016.  The manga concluded in August 21 this year.  


Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Story Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.  The latest trailer features another look at the game’s story.  Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon will be released for the Nintendo 3DS on November 17.  


.hack//G.U. Last Recode Rebirth Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for .hack//G.U. Last Recode.  The latest trailer features a look at Vol. 1//Rebirth.  The game will launch for the Playstation 4 and PC on November 3.    


Street Fighter V Zeku Reveal Trailer Streamed

Over the weekend the official Street Fighter Youtube channel updated with a new character trailer for Street Fighter V.  The latest character that will be added to the roster is Zeku.  Zeku previously appeared as a NPC in Street Fighter Alpha 2.  Zeku will be available for Street Fighter V on October 24.  


IDW Sonic the Hedgehog Comic Series Release Date Announced

Within the mix of the NYCC 2017 news, IDW Publishing announced the the release details for the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog comic series. For those who are unaware the original main Sonic the Hedgehog comics series that was published Archie Comics finished it’s run on July 19 this year.  The series ran from November 22, 1992 – July 19, 2017 so it did have a long run. The new comics will be published by IDW Publishing and the first issue is set to release in April 2018, with the return of long time comic writer, Ian Flynn, as the head writer.Read 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


Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Dusk Mane Necrozma & Dawn Wings Necrozma Z-Moves Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Pokémon Ultra Moon.  The latest trailer features a look at Dusk Mane Necrozma and Dawn Wings Necrozma.  For those who are unaware, Solgaleo & Lunala from the original Pokémon Sun & Pokémon Moon games will be having fusion capabilities with Necrozma similar to what happened with Kyurem from Pokémon Black 2 & Pokémon White 2. The trailer also takes a look at a new move for Necrozma called Photon Geyser.  Dusk Mane Necrozma Type: Psychic / Steel Ability: Prism Armor Z-Move: Searing Sunraze Smash Dawn Wings Necrozma Type:  Psychic / Ghost Ability: Prism ArmorRead More


Viz Media Licenses 2 Pokémon Sun & Moon Manga

Viz Media has announced at New York Comic Con 2017 that they have licensed two new Pokémon Sun & Moon Manga titles. The first manga series is the Pokémon Sun & Moon (Pocket Monsters Special Sun Moon) manga series by Hidenori Kusaka and Satoshi Yamamoto.  The second title is Pokémon Horizon: Sun & Moon by Tenya Yabuno.  They have also licensed the Pompom Pokémon craft book. The Pokémon Adventures (Pocket Monsters: Special) manga series’ Sun/Moon arc debuted in the CoroCoro Ichiban! magazine on November 21, 2016. Viz Media will be releasing the first volume of the arc in Spring 2018. The Pompom Pokémon craft book will be released in Summer 2018.  The craftRead More


Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Announced

The official Playstation blog has updated with an announcement that they will be releasing a new version of Street V Fighter. The latest version of the game is titled, “ Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition” and will be released for the Playstation 4 on January 16, 2018. The game will feature all 28 characters included the newly added characters from both the Season 1 and Season 2 DLC. An extra character will be added to the roster at a later date.  This version of the game will also feature a second V-Trigger added to each character. One of the best additionsRead More


Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Wormholes & Megalopolis Trailer Streamed

The official North America and Japanese Pokémon Youtube channels has updated with new trailers for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.  The latest trailers takes a look at the Ultra Beast’s home world and Megalopolis, which is a world where Necrozma has stolen the light.  The trailer also features a look at the new antagonists of the upcoming game known as the Ultra Recon Squad.  The current known members of the team consist of: Dulse Zossie Phyco Soliera  Lastly, the trailer revealed a new Ultra Beast species as well as revealing details for some previously announced UltraRead More


Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite – Black Panther and Sigma Gameplay Trailer Streamed

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite.  The latest trailer features game play footage for Black Panther and Sigma.  Both characters will be available along with Monster Hunter and their premium costumes on October 17.  Players who purchased the 2017 Character Pass will automatically receive the characters as soon as they become available.  


Professor Layton TV Series Announced

The Total Licensing magazine has announced that a TV series adaptation for the Professor Layton video game franchise is currently in development.  The first season of the series is stated to have 26 episodes and is set to release in 2018. Also confirmed in the September issue of the License Global magazine that Level-5 will continue to bring a “a variety of content” for Professor Layton.  This includes but not limited to “animated products” and more.  A new game in the series is also been confirmed in the issue of the magazine, however outside of the late Summer 2018 release date noRead More


Digimon Links Smartphone Game Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment Japan posted an English trailer for the Digimon Links smartphone game on their official Youtube channel.  For those who aren’t aware Digimon Links is a smartphone game that was released on mobile devices in Japan in March 2016.  The game features a 3 on 3 battle system and allows players to farm and raise Digimon. The official website provided a description of the game. Digimon Links features a whole range of Digimon from past Digital Monsters series entries. Train Digimon on your Farm and try out the new, turn-based 3 VS 3Read More


Monster Hunter Stories Zelda DLC Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with a DLC trailer for Monster Hunter Stories. The latest trailer takes a look at the first free DLC installment for the game which features The Legend of Zelda.  The Legend of Zelda DLC will launch on September 28th.


Sonic Forces Story Trailer Streamed

The official Sonic the Hedgehog Youtube channel has updated with a story trailer for Sonic Forces. The latest trailer features Eggman’s team of returning villains as well as taking another look at the new villain, Infinite.  The trailer also takes another look at the gameplay of the game and features the main theme song of the game titled. “Fist Bump.”  Sonic Forces will be released for the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC on November 7, 2017 in North America/ Europe and November 9 in Japan. Eggman has taken over the world. It’s up to Sonic and the resistance to liberateRead More