Recently more details about the upcoming Infini-T Force anime series has been revealed. For those who are aware the Infinit-T Force anime series is a 3D CGTV project created by Tatsunoko Productions to celebrate their 55th anniversary. The series will be a cross over of several of the franchises. which include Casshern, Tekkaman, Hurricane Polymar, and Gatchaman. The series will premiere this October. The main cast includes: Takahiro Sakurai: Johji Minami / Tekkaman Kenichi Suzumura: Takeshi Yoroi / Polymar Sōma Saitō : Tetsuya Azuma / Casshan Tomokazu Seki: Ken Washio (Gatchaman) The staff Includes: Kiyohisa Suzuki: Director Toshiya Ohno: Series compositionRead More
Section23 Films has revealed that Sentai Filmworks will be releasing Gatchaman Fighter on DVD. Gatchaman Fighter will be released on July 4 and will feature the original Japanese audio with English Subtitles. Gatchaman Fighter is the third anime series in the Gatchman franchise. Up to this point the series has not seen a full uncut release in North America so this will be the first time it will be available in the country. Saban Entertainment dubbed the series along with Gatchman II under the name “, Saban’s Eagle Riders.” The first 13 episodes aired in North America, however the entire series aired in both Australia and Europe.Read More
Funimation has announced the release date and pricing for Speed Racer: The Complete Series. The series will be available on Blu-ray and DVD with an MSRP of $29.98 and $24.98 respectively on May 30. The release will only contain the English dub and is confirmed to not have any subtitles. Speed Racer is an 18-year-old boy who dreams of driving his car, the incredible Mach 5, in professional races around the world. When the going gets tough and meddling crooks keep him from the finish line, he always finds a way to make it through! Join Trixie, Pops,Read More
Recently the first trailer for the live-action adaptation of Hurricane Polymar has been posted to the official Kadokawa Youtube channel. The short trailer features the titular character in some action scenes and a short preview of the setting. The film will debut in Japan in May 2017.
It has recently been announced that Hurricane Polymar will be getting a live-action adaptation. The series is not the only production under Tatasunoko Productions to receive the live-action treatment since both Gatchaman and Cassern were also adapted into live-action films. The film will be directed by long time Tokusatsu director, Koichi Sakamoto, and Shinuke Onishi (Ultraman Tiga, Dyna, Gaia Cosmos) will be working on the screenplay. The film will be distributed by Kadokawa. The film will debut in Japan in May 2017. The currently confirmed cast includes: Junpei Mizobata – Takeshi Yoroi Yuuki Yamada – Jyoichi Kuruma Yurina Yangai – Teru Nanba Read More