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Live-Action Masters of the Universe Film Eyeing 2021 Release

Deadline has reported that the upcoming live-action Masters of the Universe film is set to premiere in theaters on March 5, 2021. As reported in 2017 the film was initially slated for a December 18, 2019 release date, however expectantly the film has been delayed. Also reported earlier it was revealed that Noah Centineo would be portraying He-Man in the film, which has since been confirmed. Art Marcum and Matt Holloway will work as the screenplay writers on the project. Adam and Aaron Nee will be directed the film at Sony Pictures. Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch will be the producers on the project. The original screenplayRead More


Viz Media Announces Inuyasha Blu-Ray Home Video Release

Viz Media has recently updated their official twitter page with the announcement that they will be releasing the Inuyasha anime series on Blu-ray/ DVD this Fall. While the series received a DVD release in the past, this will be the first time the series will be available officially on Blu-ray in North America. For those who are not aware the anime is based on the manga series of the same name written by Rumiko Takahashi. The first anime series were based on the first 36 volumes of Takasahi’s manga series. The series aired inRead More


SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden Anime Second Preview Streamed

Gundam.info recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new English subtitled for the SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden anime series. For those who are not aware, the series is the latest series within the SD Gundam franchise. The series is also one of the various productions that was announced as a part of Mobile Suit Gundam’s 40th Anniversary Project. Gundam.info provided a description for the series. Repeated warfare has destroyed countries that once prospered gloriously, leaving the land in ruins. Just when revival is in sight, an epidemic of the mysterious YellowRead More


Robert Pattinson in Talks to Play Batman in Matt Reeve’s “Batman” Film

Variety has reported that Robert Pattinson (Twilight) is in talks to play Batman in Matt Reeve’s upcoming film based on the character.  Matt Reeves will be directing the film and he will also be producing the film alongside Dylan Clark. Not much else is known about the film, however pre-production for the film is set to start this Summer. Also according to Variety filming could start as early as late 2019 or in early 2020. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned to Herotaku.com for more details. The Batman is set to premiereRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build Rabbit Rabbit Form

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Build Rabbit Rabbit Form. For those who are not aware, the figure is based one of Kamen Rider Build’s powered form. When Kiryu Sento used the power of the FullFull RabbitTank Bottle he was able to use it in conjunction with the Hazard Trigger in order to become this form. The form debuted in episode 27 of Kamen Rider Build and he would later use the other setting of the FullFull RabbitTank Bottle in order to become Tank Tank Form in the following episode. The figureRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Gamedeus Cronus

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Gamedeus Cronus. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on the upgrade form of Kamen Rider Cronus Chronicle Gamer that debuted in episode 43 of Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. When Dan Masamune used the power of the Gamedeus virus he was able to combine it with the powers of Chronic Gamer to achieve this form. The figure will include: Deus Rusher Deus Rampart Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X3) Gashacon Buggle Driver II Gashacon Buggle Driver II Alternate Part Pre-ordersRead More


Deathstroke’ Animated Series Announced for CW Seed

Deadline has reported that an animated series based on Deathstroke is currently in the works for CW Seed. The series was announced during a CW upfront presentation by CW Network president, Mark Pedowitz. In the comics Slade Joseph Wilson aka Deathstroke is a well known assassin. He first debuted in The New Teen Titans #2, which was released in December 1980. He later received his own standalone comic series under the name he was known originally,  “Deathstroke the Terminator.” Over the years he has appeared in various other media such as the Teen Titans animated series, however due to theRead More


CW “Batwoman” Trailer Streamed

The CW recently updated their official Youtube channel with the full trailer for the upcoming Batwoman series. The latest trailer features a closer look at the series’ setting as well as taking a look at several of the characters. Some of the highlights includes an insight into Gotham’s current status without Batman and Kate Kane’s first step into the batcave. The CW Batwoman series will premiere on the channel this Fall. While I was already hooked after seeing her cameo apperance in the Elseworlds crossover, the trailer really pushed theRead More


Castlevania Anniversary Collection Launch Trailer Streamed

Konami has updated their official Youtube channel with the launch trailer for the Castlevania Anniversary Collection. For those who are unaware the collection is apart of the Konami 50th Anniversary Collection. The other collections include the already released Anniversary Collection Arcade Classics as well as the upcoming Contra Anniversary Collection, which is set to release this Summer. The collection will include: Castlevania Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse Castlevania II: Belmont’s Revenge Super Castlevania IV  Castlevania Bloodlines Kid Dracula Castlevania the Adventure Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest The Castlevania Anniversary Collection is priced at $19.99 and is currently available forRead More


More Sega Genesis Mini Games Revealed

Sega has updated their official Sega Genesis Mini website with the reveal of 10 more games that will be released on the international release of the mini console. The System will include 40 pre-loaded games and two Wired Control Pads. The system will retail for $79.99 and will be released on September 19.  The newly revealed games include: Beyond Oasis Ghouls’ N Ghosts Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle Golden Axe Phantasy Star IV Street Fighter II: Special Championship Edition Mega Man: The Wily Wars Sonic Spinball Vectorman Wonder Boy in Monster World The gamesRead More


Viz Media Announces Sailor Moon Stars Dub Cast

Viz Media has announced some of the cast members for the English dub cast for Sailor Moon Stars. For those who are not aware, Sailor Moon Stars was the fifth and final season of the original Sailor Moon anime series. The season premiered in Japan in March 1996 under the name “Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon Sailor Stars.” The first volume of the series will be released on June 18, 2019 and will mark the first home release of the series in North America. The revealed cast includes: Stephanie Sheh: Chibi-Chibi Melissa Hutchison: Sailor Star Fighter Erika Harlacher: SailorRead More


James Wan-Produced ‘Mortal Kombat’ Movie Greenlit

Variety has reported that the new live-action film based on the Mortal Kombat game franchise is set to begin pre-production this month in Australia. James Wan will be producing the film at New Line Cinema. The news was confirmed by Steven Marshall, premier of South Australia. Simon McQuoid will be making his directorial debut on the project and Greg Russo is set to write the screenplay. Marshall had this to say about the project. “’Mortal Kombat’ will be the largest film production in South Australia’s history and highlights the importance of engaging with the world’s major production houses,”Read More


Batman : Hush Trailer Streamed

IGN recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Batman: Hush. For those who are not aware, Batman: Hush is an upcoming DC animated film that based on the comic storyline of the same name. The storyline was published within the ongoing Batman comic series and ran from issue #608–619 starting in December 2002 and finished in November 2003. The trailer features a look at the setting of the film and showcases some of the villains that will be making an appearance. Some of the villains featured in the film includes the Joker, Poison Ivy,Read More


Game of Thrones Creators David Benioff & D.B. Weiss to Produce Next Star Wars Film

Earlier this February it was reported that Game of Thrones creators, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, were confirmed to work on some upcoming Star Wars projects. Outside of the announcement no further details were revealed at the time. Today it has been reported that they will be working on the next Star Wars film that is set to release in 2022. Disney’s CEO, Bob Iger had this to say about their involvement on the project. “We’re hard at work already, but we felt three years was the proper amount of time to not only take a breather and reset,Read More


Disney’s Maleficent: Mistress of Evil Teaser Trailer Streamed

Walt Disney recently released the first official teaser trailer for Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. For those who are not aware the film is a sequel to the original Maleficent film that was released in 2014. The latest trailer features a look at the film’s setting and also reviews some of the main events that happened in the first film. Maleficent: Mistress of Evil will premiere in theaters on October 18. “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” is a fantasy adventure that picks up several years after “Maleficent,” in which audiences learned of the events that hardened theRead More