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Official Images: HG 1/144 Great Mazinger (Mazinger Z: Infinity Ver.) & HG 1/144 Mazinger Z (Mazinger Z: Infinity Ver.)

The official Bandai Hobby website has updated with official release details for the HG 1/144 Great Mazinger (Mazinger Z: Infinity Ver.) and HG 1/144 Mazinger Z (Mazinger Z: Infinity Ver.). For those who are unaware, as the name states the HG Kit for Mazinger Z (Infinity Ver.) is based on its appearance in the anime film of the same name. The film premiered in Italy on October 31, 2017 and later in Japan on January 13, 2018. The film also saw an international release by Fathom Events, which had limited screenings on February 11-12,Read More


Mazinger Z: INFINITY – Official Theatrical Clip Streamed

Viz Media has posted an official theatrical clip for Mazinger Z: Infinity on their official Youtube channel.  The clip features a preview of the battle between Great Mazinger and the mechanical beasts; Garada and Doublass. Mazinger Z: Infinity will premiere as a two day event in theaters on February 11 and February 12. Those who are interested can order their tickets at the link listed below.  


Mazinger Z: Infinity Fathom Events Trailer Streamed

Viz Media has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for the Mazinger Z Infinity film.  The trailer features a preview of the film’s setting and reveals that the film will have a limited theatrical release in North America via Fathom Events. The film will be screened in theaters on February 11–February 12 and will feature the original Japanese audio with English subtitles. Fathom Events also provided a synopsis for the film. Ten years ago, the villainous scientist Dr. Hell led his wicked followers, known as the Underground Empire, in a struggle to destroy all of humanity.Read More


Devilman Crybaby – “My Name is Devilman!” Trailer Streamed

Netflix Japan has updated their official Youtube channel with another trailer for Devilman Crybaby. According to ANN, the text featured in the video translates as “Who are you?,” with Devilman responding with, “My Name is Devilman!”  Devilman Crybaby will be available on Netflix worldwide on January 5 and is currently set at 10 episodes.  The series will be available in 190 countries and territories with seven different Dub tracks and 23 subtitle languages.  The Dub tracks include: English, French, German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, standard Spanish, and Castilian Spanish.  


Devilman Crybaby 30 Second PV Streamed

The official Japanese Netflix Youtube channel has updated with a new 30 second preview for Devilman Crybaby.    Devilman Crybaby will be available on Netflix worldwide on January and is currently set at 10 episodes.  The series will be available in 190 countries and territories with seven different Dub tracks and 23 subtitle languages.  The Dub tracks include: English, French, German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, standard Spanish, and Castilian Spanish.  


Devilman Crybaby Anime Theme Song Trailer Streamed

Netflix Japan has posted a new trailer for Devilman Crybaby. The latest trailer features a preview of the anime’s theme song titled,“Devilman’s Song (Devilman no Uta),” which is performed by Avu-Chan.  For those who have been following the casting Avu-Chan is also the voice of Devil King Zenon in the series. The series is set to premiere exclusively on Netflix on January 5. The anime will have 10 episodes and will be available in 190 countries / territories.  There will also be seven language tracks and 23 subtitle languages.  The Dubbed languages include: “English, French, German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, standard Spanish,Read More


New Devilman Crybaby Trailer Streamed

Netflix Japan has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Devilman Crybaby.  The latest trailer features a preview of the anime’s theme song titled, “Man Human,” which is performed by Denki Groove. A special ending theme song titled, “Tonight Only (Konya Dake),” is performed by Takkyu to Tabibito specifically for episode nine.   The official website also revealed some new cast members as well as a new official visual.   The announced cast members include: Megumi Han: Miki Makimura Ami Koshimizu: Miko Atsuko Tanaka: Sirene Rikiya Koyama: Kaim Kenjiro Tsuda: Nagasaki YOUNG DAIS: Kukun Subaru Kimura: Gabi KEN THE 390:Read More


Mazinger Z: Infinity Film 2nd PV Streamed

Earlier this week Toei updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for the Mazinger Z: Infinity film.  The latest trailer features a look at the opening theme song of the film performed by Ichiro Mizuki and the ending theme titled, “The Last Letter,” by Kouji Kikkawa.” The official Mazinger Z: Infinity website has also updated, which reveals some new cast members. The new cast members include: Hiroyuki Miyasako, Romi Park: Male & Female half of Baron Ashura Yui P (Ozaku Club): Pink member of Idol Mazin-Girls Okarina (Ozaku Club): Blue member of Idol Mazin-Girls Mazinger Z: Infinity will premiere in JapaneseRead More


Mazinger Z: Infinity Anime Film Stills Revealed

The official Mazinger Z: Infinity film website has updated with new stills for the upcoming film.  The films reveal the first full look at the ancient relic Infinity. Infinity is a large object that was found inside the depths of Mt. Fuji.  Not much is known about this ancient structure except that it was possibly crafted by an ancient civilization.  Infinity is the third Mazin following the original Mazinger Z and Great Mazinger.  Dr. Hell plans to use the power of Infinity in order to activate the ultimate weapon known as the Gragon. Mazinger Z: Infinity will premiere in Japanese theaters on January 13, 2018.Read More


Kodansha to Publish Mazinger Z Alter Ignition Manga

Kodansha has recently confirmed that they will be publishing the Mazinger Z spin-off one-shot manga, Mazinger Z Alter Ignition.  The single volume will be released on December 20.  Mazinger Z Alter Ignition was written by Yu Kinutani and was originally launched on the Dynamic Planning’s official website on May 19.   A separate manga series titled, “Mazinger Z Interval Peace,” by Takahiro Ozawa, also launched in the Monthly Young Magazine on the same day. The manga showcases an alternate take on the events featured in the original Mazinger Z manga series. The original manga series focuses on a high school boy named Koji Kabuto and his powerful robot called the Mazinger Z.  He faces offRead 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


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


Netflix Japan Streams Devilman Crybaby Trailer

Netflix Japan has posted a new trailer the new Netflix exclusive Devilman Crybaby anime series.  The series is set to run for 10 episodes and will premiere next Spring. The series will be available in 190 countries/ territories and will feature nine dub tracks along with 25 subtitle languages. Netflix provided a synopsis for the series. The protagonist Akira Fudo (Kouki Uchiyama) learns from his best friend, Ryo Asuka (Ayumu Murase), that an ancient race of demons has returned to take back the world from humans. Ryo tells Akira that the only way to defeat the demons isRead More


Mazinger Z Anime Film Premiere Date Announced

The official Mazinger Z anime film website has updated with the premiere date details for the upcoming anime film. The film will premiere in Japan on January 13, 2018.  For those who are unaware the film’s story will be set as a sequel to the original Mazinger anime series. As stated earlier, the film is set 10 years after the events of the original series.  The main hero Koji Kabuto will follow his grandfather and father’s footsteps as a scientist.  One day he discovers a mysterious large object that shows vital readings somewhere below Mount Fuji.Read More


Mazinger Z Animated Film Teaser Streamed

Recently a new teaser trailer for the upcoming Mazinger Z animated film was shown during the Annecy Film Festival earlier this week. The trailer reveals that the film will feature a combination of 3D models with 2D line art. The film is set to premiere in Europe before it’s premiere in Japan.   The film’s production cast consists of: Go Nagai: Original Creator Junju Shimizu: Director You Nakano: Assistant Director  Takahiro Ozawa: Screenplay Takayuki Yanase: Mecha Design Hiroya Iijima: Character Design Toshiyuki Watanabe : Music Ichiro Mizuki : Opening Theme Toei Animation: Production Toei: DistributionRead More