Toonami has recently announced the premiere date for season 2 of Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans on their official Facebook page. The season will continue where season 1 left off with episode 26 titled, “In the Midst of Jealousy.” The second season of Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans will premiere on Toonami on October 7th at 12:30 A.M.
The official Bandai Visual Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for the first compilation film for Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path (Hangyaku no Lelouch – Kōdō). For those are unaware Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path is the first out of the trilogy of films that is a compilation of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion and Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2. The official website also provided a new visual for the upcoming film. Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path will premiere in Japanese theaters on OctoberRead More
Funimation has updated their official Youtube channel with an English dub trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans. The trailer features a preview of the English dub and some of the events of the first season of the series. The first season of Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans will be released separately in Blu-ray DVD combo packs and a single Limited Edition set on November 14. A group of child soldiers—Mikazuki Augus, Orga Itsuka, and several others—are sent to protect a young aristocrat seeking to liberate a Martian city from Earth’s rule. WhenRead More
Sunrise has announced that the next part of the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin theatrical OVA. The next episode titled, “Rise of the Red Comet (Tanjo Akai Suisei) ,” will premiere on May 5, 2018 in Japan. The episode will feature the final part of the “Loum Arc,” and will focus on Char Azanable as he earns his title of the“Red Comet.” The episode will also feature the early development of the Earth Federation’s “Project V” weapons, which leads into the construction of the RX-78-2 Gundam. This should be an exciting event to fans of the original “Mobile Suit Gundam” anime series especiallyRead More
Bandai Visual has announced that they will be publishing a Mobile New Century Gundam X Blu-ray Memorial Box, which is set to release on March 23, 2018 priced at 52,000 yen. The story takes place 15 years after the 7th Space War. The survivors of Earth try to live the best they can after the catastrophic destruction left behind the various wars. Mobile Suits and other weapons left behind from the war land their way into the hands of civilians and other organizations on the planet. A new team led by Jamil Neate called theRead More
Recently a logo for a Mobile Suit Moon Gundam manga series was spotted in the recent issue of the Gundam Ace magazine. The series will be written by Harutoshi Fukui and illustrated by Takayuki Kosai. The mecha designs will be illustrated by Ippeo Gyoubu. Currently no other details about the series has been revealed at this time so stay tuned for updates. The Mobile Suit Moon Gundam manga series will launch in the November issue of the Gundam Ace magazine, which will be released on September 25.
The official Bandai Channel Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt: Bandit Flower. The trailer reveals that Bandit Flower will have a a simultaneous global release on November 18. For those who are unaware Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt: Bandit Flower is a compilation film for the second season of the anime. In addition a limited first edition of the Blu-ray version of the film will be offered in Japanese theaters tha are streaming the film on November 18. The home video release of the film will include a special disc and a storyboard compilation. The UltraRead More
Bandai Namco has announced that they will be hosting an open beta for the upcoming Gundam Versus game for the Playstation 4. The open beta for the game will allow players to access both the online & offline modes of the game as well as allow players to access 94 mobile suits along with the Striker units. The beta will be available to all Playstation 4 players including players who don’t have a PS Plus account. The full schedule will go as followed: August 29: Pre-load available for the GUNDAM VERSUS open beta September 2: Beta opensRead More
The official Toonami Facebook page has updated with announcement that Outlaw Star will be premiering on the network. The series will premiere on August 19 at 2:30 A.M. EST in full HD. The series previously premiered on the network in 2001 and later on Adult Swim in early 2002. For those who are unaware Outlaw Star is an anime series produced by Sunrise in 1998. Funimation provided a synopsis for the series. Gene Starwind is a jack-of-all-trades responsible for odd jobs and bounty hunting with his partner, Jim Hawking. Stuck on a rundown planet, he’s going nowhere fast. But when a bodyguardRead More
The official Code Geass twitter page has updated with new details about the upcoming film trilogy, which is a compilation of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion & Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2. The trilogy will be composed of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Awakening Path (October 21) Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Rebellion Path (February 2018) Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion – The Imperial Path (May 2018) First, a new trailer for the upcoming compilation film trilogy was revealed. In addition to trailer, new poster visuals illustrated by Takahiro Kimura were revealed. The CodeRead More
Gundam.info has updated their official website with the new details for Gundam Build Fighters Battlogue & Gundam Build Fighters CM’s Counterattack. Gundam Build Fighters Battlogue will premiere on Gundam.info on August 4. 【Episode 1 Synopsis】 Meijin Kawaguchi and Allan Adams are visiting Yajima Trading’s research and development center, in order to test the battle system’s newly implemented automatic control mode. This automatic control mode is a revolutionary new option that makes it easy for even people with no control skills to play Gunpla Battle, using quasi-personality AIs based on pilots from various Gundam works. WithRead More
Gundam.info recently uploaded a preview video for episode 8 of Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt on their official Youtube channel. The eighth episode of the series will be released on Gundam.info on July 14th at 12 P.M. JST and will be available for free until July 27 at 12:00 PM JST. 【Story: Episode 8】 Having entered the jungle, the Acguy team finds itself in a fierce battle with the South Seas Alliance’s Dahle forces. Refusing to abandon his mission of contacting the spy, Daryl is backed into a corner. Meanwhile, the South Seas Alliance’s border garrison has deployed Goufs and Do-dais toRead More
The official Gintama anime website has revealed that the series will be returning this October on Tokyo TV with the the “Porori Arc.” In addition to this announcement the August issue of the Animedia magazine will be revealing a “surprising” announcement about the franchise, although currently no other details are confirmed at this time. The August issue of the magazine will be released on July 10.
This year marks the tenth anniversary for Mobile Suit Gundam 00. Celebration for the series has already begun in Japan, and Sunrise along with Bandai continue to find ways to make the event more special. Today, Bandai Hobby announced an upcoming campaign where fans can enter to win a limited edition High Grade Gundam 00. Now, the HG 1/144 Gundam 00 10th Anniversary Edition, will have a limit of 10,000 kits being made. To enter all one will need to do is purchase any kits based on the Mobile Suits featured in Gundam 00 from August to September. Furthermore, applications will be supplied withRead More
The streaming schedule for the Mobile Suit Gundam Twilight Axis ONA has been revealed. For those who aren’t aware, Mobile Suit Gundam Twilight Axis is a light novel series that takes place after Gundam Unicorn. Gundam.info will be streaming the first 3 minutes of the series on their website on June 23. Gundam.info provided a synopsis for the series. Late U.C. 0096. The Earth Federation government, regarding the existence of the “psycho-frame” as a threat, organizes the Mastema special forces team under the command of Lieutenant JG Mehmet Merca, a member of its intelligence bureau. TheRead More