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
Toho has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the upcoming fourth film based on the Yo-Kai Watch franchise. The trailer shows a closer look at the film’s story and features a preview of the new main characters. The film titled “, Yo-kai Watch Shadowside: The Return of the Oni King,” will premiere in theaters in Japan on December 16.
The official Yo-Kai Watch film website has updated with new details about the upcoming fourth theatrical film for the franchise. The fourth film will be titled “, Yo-Kai Watch Shadowside: The Return of the Oni-King (Oni-ō no Fukkatsu),” and will premiere in theaters in Japan on December 16. The film’s story will take place 30 years after the setting featured in the original anime series. Once there was a boy who was able to see Yo-Kai thanks to a mysterious watch. As he grew older, he no longer was able to see the Yo-Kai so his watch wasRead More
Earlier today Nintendo posted two new introduction videos for Morrie and Red who will be featured in the upcoming Nintendo 3DS port of the Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King game. The videos feature some new battle footage of both characters. Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King will be released on January 20, 2017 in North America.
The official Yo-Kai Watch twitter page has recently updated with the announcement that the first Yo-Kai Watch film is now streaming on Netflix. You wanted it, you got it! YO-KAI WATCH: THE MOVIE is now available on Netflix! pic.twitter.com/AuxyneE6Kb — YO-KAI WATCH (@YokaiWatchNews) December 1, 2016
The official Nintendo Youtube channel has recently updated with a new trailer for Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King, The trailer previews some of the new English voice recordings and reveals that the game will be heading to the West on January 20, 2017. Uncover the story of the Cursed King as you save the world from a twisted magician in this genre-defining role-playing game. Across the vast world you’ll wage turn-based battles against more than 250 monsters designed by artist Akira Toriyama. This updated classic also includes new dungeons, bosses, items,Read More
Recently new TV listings have surfaced online, which reveals that the first Yo-Kai Watch film will be airing on Disney XD. The film originally premiered as a special one day event presented by Eleven Arts. Eleven Arts provided a synopsis for the film. The film, which features the voice talent of the hit show airing on Disney XD, follows Nate Adams and his Yo-kai friends, Whisper and Jibanyan, as they’re transported to the past to help Nate’s grandfather, Nathaniel, battle evil Yo-kai and invent the Yo-kai Watch. Created and developed by LEVEL-5, YO-KAI WATCHRead More
The official Yo-Kai Watch Youtube channel has recently updated with the first English Dub trailer forYo-Kai Watch : The Movie. As reported previously, the film will premiere in theaters as a special one day event on Saturday, October 15 at 11 AM. The first English-language film based on the global phenomenon YO-KAI WATCH, will be in select theaters for one day on Saturday, October 15 only. The film, which features the voice talent of the hit show airing on Disney XD, follows Nate Adams and his Yo-kai friends, Whisper and Jibanyan, as they’reRead More
Eleven Arts has recently announced that they will be releasing the first Yo-Kai Watch film to theaters via Fathom Events in the US. The film premiere on Saturday, October 15 as a one day event those who attend the event will also receive an exclusive Hovernyan medal. Tickets will be available starting September 16. The Fathom Events website posted more release details for the film. Date: Saturday, October 15 Time: 11:00 a.m. (local time) Run Time: 1 hour and 40 minutes (approximate) Ticketing: Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, September 16. Sign upRead More
The official website for the Tatsunoko Productions series titled “, Time Boukan 24,” has recently announced it will premiere on Yomiuri TV / Nihon TV and their affiliates on October 1 at 7:30 PM JST. The series is apart of the 55th anniversary of the company and is the latest series in the Time Bokan franchise. The original series premiered in Japan in 1975 and lasted 61 episodes. The mecha and character designs of the original series was helm by Level-5 who is well known for developing the Yo-Kai Watch and the Professor Layton franchise. Akihiro Hino, president of Level-5, will be in charge as the creative producer for the new series. TimeRead More
Polygon has recently announced another Hasbro SDCC 2016 exclusive. Today it has been revealed that the elusive Jewel-nyan Yo-Kai Medals will be released in a multi-pack along with Dianyan Vinyl. The set will retail for $29.99 and will include the following Yo-Kai medals: Dianyan Sapphiyan Rubinyan Topanyon Emenyon The set will first be available at SDCC 2016, but will also be available on Hasbrotoyshop.com after the show. SDCC 2016 will be held on July 21-24.
Nintendo Everything has recently posted the trailer for the second season of Yo-Kai Watch on their Youtube channel. Season two will consist of 50 episodes and will begin on Disney XD starting August 1 at 12:30 ET/PT. The series will feature Nate as he discovers over all new Yo-Kai and will also have the power of the Yo-Kai Watch “Model Zero”
Nintendo has recently posted the trailer for Yo-Kai Watch 2 on their official Youtube channel. The trailer was originally shown during their Nintendo Treehouse event at E3. The game will be available in two versions : Yo-Kai Watch 2: Fleshy Souls and Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits. Both versions will be available on September 30. Edit: The official English box arts for both games were revealed on the official Yo-Kai Watch Twitter page.