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Additional Cast for Funimation’s Dragon Ball Super ‘Future Trunks’ Arc

Funimation has recently revealed new cast members for the upcoming Future Trunks arc for Dragon Ball Super.  The new cast members include: Eric Vale: Future Trunks Colleen Clinkenbeard: Future Mai Sean Schemmel: Goku Black David Gray: Zamasu Garrett Schenck: Gowasu For those who haven’t been following the series, the Future Trunks arc debuted with episode 47 on June 12, 2016 in Japan and ran until episode 76, which aired on January 29, 2017. The Future Trunks arc will premiere this Saturday on Toonami with Episode 47. New episodes air at 10:30 p.m.  


Seven Deadly Sins – Story and Features Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia video game . The latest trailer features a look at the game’s story and mechanics.  The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia will be released for the Playstation 4 on February 9. While traversing the lands of Britannia, players can jump into multiple game modes to test their strength. Fight the enemies of the Kingdom of Liones while collecting rumors and power ups to help on your journey. Plus, unlock new quests and battles, so you tooRead More


CW Suit Up Extended Trailer Streamed

The CW has updated their official Youtube channel with a “Suit Up” Extended trailer featuring the Arrowverse team suiting up.  The trailer showcases all the current main heroes including the new guy on the block, Black Lightning. New episodes of DCTV will begin on Monday, January 15.   


Ultraman Manga Receives Anime Adaptation for 2019

Over the past few days, Tsuburaya Productions had a countdown clock running pertaining to Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga. This countdown led to an easily and highly anticipated reveal, that the manga series will be receiving an anime adaptation. Now, the only unfortunate thing about the Ultraman anime is that it is not scheduled for a 2018 release; fans are going to have wait for almost another year, as the series is slated for 2019. Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series began in 2011. The series was originallyRead More


New Star Wars Trilogy Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with announcement that a brand new Star Wars trilogy is in the works.  Director Rian Johnson will continue his directorial duties on the next upcoming projects.  Rian will return to direct the first of the films with the help of Ram Bergman who will work as the producer. The new saga of films will be separate from the episodic Skywalker saga and Johnson will introduce various new characters. Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm, had this to say about the upcoming projects. “We all loved working with Rian on The Last Jedi,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm.Read More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster

After being teased for months by Tamashii Nations, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster will soon be available to order. However, this item is a Premium Bandai exclusive thus sold on the P-Bandai website. In addition, its order page recently launched, further clarifying its release details. Now, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Orb Thunder Breaster will include the base figure which features a unique physique/ mold, and three pairs of optional hands. Furthermore, its accessories consist of the optional Color Timer, and the Zedcium Ray Effect. Below one can view the entire gallery featured onRead More


Nintendo Direct 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Super Mario Odyssey. The latest trailer was featured during today’s Nintendo Direct and showcases several of the worlds featured in the game. The locations inclu: Metro Kingdom: New Donk City Sand Kingdom: Tostarena Luncheon Kingdom: Mount Volbono Wooded Kingdom: Steam Gardens Cap Kingdom: Bonneton Snow Kingdom: Shiveria Seaside Kingdom: Bubblaine Next, it has been revealed that the cap shape ship that Mario will be using to travel within the game is called the Odyssey. The Odyssey will be able to be powered up with the help ofRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Para-DX Perfect Knockout Gamer Level 99

Following the release of the recent Figure-Oh magazine, Premium Bandai began to list up order pages for their upcoming exclusives. Among these exclusives is S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Para-DX Perfect Knockout Gamer Level 99, based on the character from Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. Kamen Rider Para-DX is the Bugster, Parad’s true and final form as a Kamen Rider, which can only be obtained from using the Gashat Gear Dual, and a Gamer Driver. However, other would argue that due to his connection with Emu, Parad’s final form could also be Kamen RiderRead More


Official Images: S.H.MonsterArts Mechagodzilla 1974

Following the release of the recent Figure-Oh magazine, Premium Bandai began to list up order pages for their upcoming exclusives. Among these exclusives is S.H.MonsterArts Mechagodzilla (1974) from the original Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla. The original Mechagodzilla was a weaponized robot based on Godzilla and created by the Simians; a race of ape-like aliens bent on conquering the Earth before their home-world was destroyed by a black hole. When Mechagodzilla first appears it poses as the King of the Monsters, and defeats Anguirus before being confronted by Godzilla. In the first confrontation,Read More


Ultraman Orb Episode 5 – A Heart that Won’t Flee Review

In the previous review I mentioned how the series seems to really be picking up, and that the following episodes could be leading to an amazing hype train. Now, how does that statement hold up with Ultraman Orb Episode 5? Well, one will just need to scroll down to read ‘My Thoughts’ on if the momentum continued… Summary: Gai stumbles across a doll in the park, and recounts the battle with Zetton while off in another part of the city Naomi is getting off and receives a call about an alien.Read More


Ultraman Orb Episode 4 – Beware of Fire in the Midsummer Sky Review

In the previous episode Ultraman Orb gained the Ultraman Jack Card, bringing him one step closer to unlocking a new form. In this episode, Orb attempts to complete the pairing, when he also has to battle a mighty heat wave that is plaguing Japan. What could be the cause of this heat wave? Probably another Demon Beast King, because that’s the answer to most problems typically in Ultraman or other Tokusatsu programs, the monster of the week! Summary: Japan is in the middle of a huge heat wave, Shin and JettaRead More


Live-Action Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Character Trailers Streamed

Warner Brothers Japan recently posted new character trailers for the live-action JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable film. The latest trailer feature a look at Jōsuke Higashikata, Angelo, Jōtarō Kūjō, Kōichi Hirose, Yukiko Yamagishi, and the Nijimura Brothers.  


City Shrouded in Shadow Full Trailer

Yesterday, Bandai Namco finally released the first full trailer for the upcoming video game, City Shrouded in Shadow. This video game is the first survival game of its kind, as players must attempt to survive monsters and mechas from various tokusatsu, and anime series. When the game was initially announced the confirmed franchises included Godzilla, Ultraman, and Neon Genesis Evangelion. Later on it was then confirmed to be adding characters from the Gamera series, while teasing the final property. Several fans earlier on believed the teaser to be for theRead More


DX Houou Blade & Houou Shield Official Images

Bandai’s website has listed up the product page for the Transformation DX Houou Blade & Houou Shield! The Houou Blade & Houou Shield are the signature weapons, and transformation device for the twelfth Kyuranger, Houou Soldier. The deluxe toy as expected is much smaller than what will be seen in the series, as its meant for kids. The DX Houou Blade and Shield will feature both, lights and sounds. Those features can be activated by the pressing the trigger on the hilt of the sword. The set will also come with the DX Houou Kyutama, which can be usedRead More


Kyutama Gattai DX Houou Voyager Official Images

Over the weekend, Bandai Japan updated their website with the official listing for DX Houou Voyager, Houou Soldier’ssignature mecha. The DX Houou Voyager will include the DX Houou Kyutama, and will be able to separate into its various components. In addition, the toy will feature lights and sounds. The Houou Voyager will be able to combine with the Houou Station and Houou Base to become Gigant HouOh. Furthermore, by utilizing the other Kyurangers’ henshin-related Kyutamas, and the Shishi Voyager, it will allow Gigant HouOh to further combine into Kyutamajin. The DX Houou Voyager will be sold at retail for 9,180 yen, and will be released on July 29.