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Zoids Wild Switch Game Teaser Streamed

Takara Tomy has updated their official Youtube channel with a teaser trailer for the Zoids Wild video game. For those who are not aware, the game was revealed alongside the announcement of the Zoids Wild project.  The latest trailer features a look at some of the gameplay as well as previewing some of the Zoids that will be featured in the game. The game will launch for the Nintendo Switch in Japan on February 28 priced at 6,458 yen. The first round copies of the game will also include Wild Liger Evil parts that can be used with the  ZW-01 Wild Liger toy or aRead More


Cast Members Announced for Bakugan Battle Planet

According to the Vanderwerff Talent agency, two cast members were revealed for the upcoming Bakugan Battle Planet series. It has been revealed that Jonah Wineberg will be voicing Dan and Ticoon Kim will be voicing Shun. Along with those two reveals, Deven Mack revealed he will be playing Wynton Styles, who is a new character that will be introduced in the new series. Congrats to VT's Jonah Wineberg and @ticoonkim on landing the voice roles of Dan and Shun on the Bakugan series reboot! pic.twitter.com/SqDneF7ehj — Vanderwerff Talent (@VanderwerffTO) October 10, 2018 I'll be voicing Wynton Styles when #Bakugan returns to Cartoon Network andRead More


Bakugan Franchise Relaunches with Bakugan Battle Planet

Last year it was announced that the Bakugan franchise would be rebooted, however outside of the initial announcement not much information regarding the project was revealed that the time. Recently it has been revealed that Spin Master will be collaborating with TMS Entertainment and Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana subsidiary will be working on the reboot for the franchise. The new series will be titled, “Bakugan Battle Planet,” and will premiere this December on Cartoon Network in North America and on Teletoon in Canada. The series will also air on Cartoon Network in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America in 2019. The series will also launch in both Australia and NewRead More


Official Images: Transformers Legends LG-EX Big Powered

Takara Tomy has updated their official website with official images for Transformers Legends LG-EX Big Powered. For those who are not aware, the character is the “Supreme Commander” of the Autobot forces who debuted in Transformers: Zone. Transformer: Zone was an one-shot OVA released in 1990 in Japan and was initially pitched as the follow up series to Transformers: Victory. Unfortunately, Transformers: Zone was not adapted into a full series and it was released as an one episode OVA. Big Powered is a Powered Master that consists of Dai Atlas, Sonic Bomber, and Road Fire.  Being apart of the LG-EX releases, the set will be sold as a TakaraRead More


Beyblade Burst Turbo Premiere Date Announced

The TV Passport website has updated with the premiere details for Beyblade Burst Turbo. For those who are not aware, Beyblade Burst Turbo is the English dub name for Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu. The series will premiere on Teletoon on October 7 and the first episode for the season is titled, “Time to go Turbo.” Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu is the third “season” of the Beyblade Burst anime series and is currently airing in Japan. The series premiered on April 2. d-rights provided a description for the series. Aiger Akabane is a wild child, who grew up surrounded by nature. Inspired by a chance Bey battleRead More


Official Images: MP-43 Beast Wars Megatron

Dengeki Hobby has updated with new official images for MP-43 Beast Wars Megatron. For those who are unaware, the figure is based on Megatron based on his appearance in the first season of the 1996 Beast Wars animated series. The series later aired in Japan under the name Beast Wars: Super Robot Lifeform Transformers.  In the Canadian/American version of the series, Megatron was voiced by David Kaye while in Japan he was voiced by Shigeru Chiba. The figure will include his rifle, blast effect, two alternate face parts, a toothbrush (as seen in the episode “, BeforeRead More


Penguin Research to Perform Ending Theme & Insert Song for Zoids Wild Anime

The official twitter page for the Japanese band, Penguin Research has updated with the announcement that they will be performing the ending and one of the insert theme songs for the Zoids Wild anime series.  The ending theme song will be titled, “Wild Blue,” while the insert song the band will be performing will be known as “Shōnen no Boku e.”   For those who are unaware, Penguin Research is known for playing theme songs for Durarara!!×2 Ketsu, Magi: Adventure of Sinbad, and ReLIFE. 【タイアップ情報】待望の新曲にタイアップが決定(・v・)!7月7日から放送がスタートするTVアニメ「ゾイドワイルド」の挿入歌『WILD BLUE』と、EDテーマ『少年の僕へ』をPENGUIN RESEARCHが手掛けております!ぜひ放送をチェックしてください(・v・)! https://t.co/g6AfiSwmqA #ゾイドワイルド — PENGUIN RESEARCH (@PGR_info) June 8, 2018 Zoids Wild will premiere on MBA and TBSRead More


Zoids Wild Anime Preview Streamed

Takara Tomy recently revealed new new promotional video for the Zoids Wild anime series.  The latest promotional video features a look at the main character, Arashi and his personal Zoid, the Wild Liger.  As reported earlier this May, Arashi will be voiced by Kensho Ono. For those who are unaware, Zoids Wild is the latest series in the Zoids franchise, which was announced this February. The company also revealed a commercial for the toys. Zoids Wild will premiere on MBA and TBS starting on July 7 and new episodes will air on Saturdays at 6:30 A.M. JST. 


Zoids Wild Anime Premiere Date Announced

Takara Tomy has updated their official Youtube channel with a new teaser trailer for the Zoids Wild anime series. As reported earlier, the series was stated to premiere this July, however an exact air date was not revealed. The cast for the series was also revealed earlier this month. The latest teaser trailer reveals that the series will premiere on July 7 on MBS and TBS on Saturdays at 6:30 A.M.  For those who are unaware, the series is the latest series in the Zoids franchise. The series will receive a toyline by Takara Tomy as well as a video game for the Nintendo Switch.


Zoids Wild Anime Series Cast Members Announced

Earlier this year, it was announced that a new Zoids series is in the works. For those who are unaware, the new series is titled, “Zoids Wild,” and is set to premiere this July on MBS and TBS on Saturdays at 6:30 A.M.Today, the cast members for the upcoming Zoids Wild anime have been announced. The cast members include: Freedom Group Members Kensho Ono: Arashi – Wild Liger Mikako Komatsu: Penne – Unnamed Scorpion type Zoid Etsuko Kozakura: Onigiri – Unnamed Proganochelys type Zoid Subaru Kimura: Gyoza Death Metal Empire Kaito Ishikawa: Drake – Gil Raptor Supreme Group Takahiro Sakurai: Bacon Also revealedRead More


Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu Anime Details Revealed

The official Beyblade Burst website has updated with new details for the upcoming season of the series, “Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu.” The series will premiere on TV Tokyo on April 2 at 5:50 P.M. JST. A preview for the new series was posted to the official Japanese Beyblade Youtube channel. The cast includes: Tomoko Ikeda: Aiga Akaba Rikuya Yasuda:  Fubuki Sumie  Fumihiro Okabayashi: Rantarō Kiyama Shinnosuke Tachibana: Suō Goshuin Yūki Hayashi: Ō Hōi Romi Park: Rui Shirasagijō Marina Inoue: Valt Aoi The staff from the previous series will return and produce the new season. Ryōsuke Sasaki (A flood of circle), will perform theRead More


Zoids Wild Project Announced

Takara Tomy recently held a press conference where they revealed that a new Zoids project is the works. The project will be known as Zoids Wild. Under this project several products and productions will be made including a new anime series, new model kits, a video game for the Nintendo Switch, and more. The anime series is currently in production and is currently set for a Summer 2018 release and a manga series will also be released in the Corocoro magazine. Takara Tomy also provided a trailer for the series on their official Twitter page.Read More


Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu Anime Series Announced

TV Tokyo has announced the details for the next season of Beyblade Burst. The next season will be titled, “Beyblade Burst Chōzetsu,” and is set to premiere in Japan in April. Those who haven’t been following the series, the first season of Beyblade Burst debuted in Japan in April 2016. The second season of the anime titled, “Beyblade Burst God (or Beyblade Burst Evolution in the Dub),” debuted in April 2017. The Dub for the series debuted on Teletoon in September 2016 and later aired on Disney XD in December of the same year in the US.  Daisuki isRead More


Sunrights Licenses Beyblade Burst Evolution in North America

Sunrights, d-rights’ U.S. subsidiary, has announced that they have licensed the sequel season for Beyblade Burst titled, “Beyblade Burst Evolution.”  The series will launch on both Disney XD in the United States and Teletoon in Canada.  Those who are unaware the second season of the series titled, “Beyblade Burst God,” premiered in Japan on April 3, 2017.   Hasbro will be launching the toy-line in January 2018 along with an update to the official Beyblade Burst app on iOS and Android devices. While it was confirmed earlier in June that the series will premiere on Teletoon this May, the U.S. premiere date has not been revealed at this time so stay tuned forRead More


Transformers Legends LG-EX Grand Maximus & LG-EX Greatshot Revealed

The official Takara Tomy website has updated with the reveal of the next Transformers Legends LG-EX releases.  The new two releases are LG-EX Grand Maximus and LG-EX Greatshot.  Those who are unaware both characters made their debut appearance in the second season of the Japanese Transformers G1 trilogy, Super God Masterforce. LG-EX Grand Maximus will be released next March priced at 25,000 Yen and it seems that if there are more than 3,000 orders than they will also release it with a bonus pretender shell. LG-EX Greatshot is set to release next March priced at 8,500 Yen.