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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


Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel Spring 2018 Battle Gear Announced

Power Rangers Now has updated their website once again with new toy reveals for Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel.  The latest toy reveals feature the various new battle gear that will be released in the Spring 2018 toyline. First, the Ninja Training Gear sets will continue into the new line. Next, the Lion Fire Power Star will be releasing in the Power Ranger Super Ninja Steel Spring toyline. This device is used by Brody to become Lion Fire Mode.  Unlike the Power Up Bracelet Chouzetsu Shoubu Changer, the Bandai American version of the toy will feature firingRead More


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.  


Saint Seiya: Next Dimension Manga Continues Next Spring

The recent issue of the Weekly Shōnen Champion magazine has announced that the next chapter for Masami Kurumada’s Saint Seiya: Next Dimension – The Myth of Hades will will return “around next Spring.”  The magazine also announced that another project by Kurumada will be released in the January issue of Champion RED, which will be released on November 19.  Masami Kurumada’s Saint Seiya: Next Dimension – The Myth of Hades manga series serves as a prequel to the original Saint Seiya manga series.  The series features the previous “Holy War” that took place during the 18th Century between Athena and Hades alongRead More


Kraken Releasing Licenses Garo: Kiba – The Dark Knight!

Section23 Films has recently announced that they have licensed the Garo: Kiba -The Dark Knight! (Kiba ~ Ankoku Kishi Gaiden ~) v-cinema, which is set to release on Blu-ray on February 20.  Kraken Releasing provided a synopsis for the special.   He was born the child of a Makai Knight and a Makai Priestess. He trained to become a Makai Knight and fight the nightmarish creatures known as Horrors. Everything changed when the forces of evil intervened and stole everything he loved, the man who was once named Barago turned to a darker path. LearningRead More


Star Wars Battlefront 2 Single Player Trailer Streamed

The official EA Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Battlefront 2.  The latest trailer features a closer look at the single player campaign mode of the game.  For those who are unaware unlike the first Star Wars Battlefront game by EA and DICE the second game will feature a single player campaign.  The single player mode will focus on Iden Versio, who is a new character in the Star Wars universe. Star Wars Battlefront 2 will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on November 17.  


Netflix’s Punisher Trailer 2 Streamed

Netflix has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Marvel’s Punisher. The latest trailer features a deeper look at the story of the series.  Marvel’s Punisher will be released exclusively on Netflix on November 17.   


Transformers: Titan Returns Behind the Scenes Video Streamed

The official Machinima Facebook page has updated with a behind the scenes video for the upcoming Transformers: Titan Returns animated series. The video is narrated by producers Adam Beechen & F.J. Desanto as they talk about the characters in the series as well as some of the voice cast. Transformers: Titan Returns will premiere on the go90 network on November 14.  


Star Wars Rebels “In the Name of the Rebellion” Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Rebels.  The latest trailer titled, “How We Choose To Fight,” features Mon Mothma having a conversation with Saw Gerrera about her current leadership of the rebellion.  The next episode of Star Wars Rebels titled, “In the Name of the Rebellion,” will premiere on Disney XD on Monday, October 23. The episode will premiere at the following times.  All times are set to EST. 12:30 a.m 3:00 a.m 7:30 a.m 5:30 p.m 7:00 p.m 9:00 p.m  


Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel Ninja Power Stars Revealed

Power Rangers Now has revealed the new upcoming Ninja Power Stars that will be released in the Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel toyline.  The new upcoming Ninja Power Stars will be based on several past sixth rangers and more. Expect these new Ninja Power Stars to be released as a part of the first wave of the Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel toyline.    


Star Wars Han Solo Film Official Title Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with the reveal of the upcoming Han Solo standalone film.  The title for the film will officially be called Solo: A Star Wars Story.   This announcement is not all too surprising since it matches the title style seen for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.    Director Ron Howard also posted a special message about the film on his official twitter page. Hey #Twitterville we just wrapped production so here's a special message #StarWars pic.twitter.com/8QJqN5BGxr — Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) October 17, 2017 Solo: A Star Wars Story will premiere in theaters on MayRead More


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.  


Shout Factory Streams Super Sentai: Denji Sentai Megaranger: The Complete Series Clips

Shout Factory! has updated their official Youtube channel with clips for the upcoming release of Super Sentai: Denji Sentai Megaranger: The Complete Series.    *Keep in mind these clips feature may contain spoilers, so please watch at your own discretion.*    The first clip features a look at the opening of the series, “Denji Sentai Megaranger.” The song is performed by Naoto Fuuga. However, Toei did release an English version the song later on performed by MEGA MICKEY.   The second clip features a look at the team first becoming the Megarangers. The MegarangersRead More


.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.