Recently the TOHO Animation Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for Studio Trigger and XFlag’s collaboration project, Promare. The trailer reveals that their project will be a film project, and will receive a theatrical release in Japan in 2019. The official website for the project also revealed an official visual as well as a reveal of the staff. According to ANN, the tagline for the visual translates as “The world ablaze.” The staff includes: Studio Trigger, Kazuki Nakashima: Original Work Hiroyuji Imaishi: Director Kazuki Nakashima: Script Writer Shigeto Koyama: Character/Mechanical Designer Sushio: Animation Tomotaka Kubo: Art Director Saishi Ichiko:Read More
The oficial Detective Pikachu film Twitter page has updated with the official logo for the Detective Pikachu film. The logo was first unveiled at the 2018 Pokémon World Championships by director, Rob Letterman along with cast members Justin Smith, and Kathryn Newton. Get ready. POKÉMON #DetectivePikachuMovie hits theaters Summer 2019! @Pokemon pic.twitter.com/DCbIARDnw4 — POKÉMON Detective Pikachu (@DetPikachuMovie) August 24, 2018 For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action adaptation of the Detective Pikachu spin-off game as well as the first live-action film adaptation of the Pokémon franchise as a whole. The Detective Pikachu film is set to premiere in theaters inRead More
Funimation recently updated their official Youtube channel with an English Dub clip for the My Hero Academia Two Heroes film. As reported earlier, Funimation and TOHO hosted the worldwide debut of the film at Anime Expo ppm July 5 and the film later premiered in Japan on August 3. Funimation will distribute the film to over 400 theaters within the United States and Canada on the following dates. September 25-27 September 29, October 2 Screenings on September 25, 27 and the 29 will feature the original Japanese audio with English Subtitles. The screenings onRead More
Toho has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new promotional video for My Hero Academia: Two Heroes. The new promotional video features the film’s theme song titled, “Long Hope Philia,” which is performed by Masaki Suda and composed/ written by Hiromu Akita (amazarashi). The film had its world premiere presented by Funimation and Toho at this year’s Anime Expo on July 5. The film will premiere in Japanese theaters on August 3. Funimation will be screening the film in 400 theaters within the United States and Canada. The film will be screened on September 25-29 and on October 2. WhileRead More
Several news outlets have reported that the live-action film adaptation for the Detective Pikachu spin-off video game is moving to Warner Brothers for distribution outside of Japan and China. Toho will continue to distribute the film in Japan. For those who aren’t aware the film for was initially set to be distributed by Universal, however this isn’t much of a surprise since details on the project have been scarce outside of some casting announcements. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.Currently the film is still set for a May 10,Read More
The recent issue of the Shonen Jump magazine has revealed a new cast member for the the My Hero Academia: Two Heroes film. The new cast member is Ryohei Kimura who will voicing the younger self of David Shield. The magazine also revealed that the next issue of the magazine will also feature a spin-off one shot manga titled, “Everyone is Surely Someone’s Hero (Kitto Daremo ga Dareka no Hero).” The manga will consist of 15 pages and will focus on Melissa, one of the characters introduced in the film. The manga will be illustrated by Yōkō Akiyama. The next issueRead More
The official My Hero Academia: Two Heroes (My Hero Academia THE MOVIE: Futari no Hero) website has updated with new official character designs for the film. The new concept images feature a look at at All Might’s younger self as well as the party dress designs for the main characters. As reported earlier, My Hero Academia: Two Heroes (My Hero Academia THE MOVIE: Futari no Hero) will have a world premiere screening this weekend at Anime Expo on July 5. The film will later debut in Japanese theaters on August 3 and will also be released in both the U.S.Read More
Toho has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for My Hero Adacemia: Two Heroes (My Hero Academia THE MOVIE: Futari no Hero). The latest trailer features a look at the new characters that will be introduced in the film as well as previewing the film’s theme song titled, “Long Hope Philia,” which is performed by Masaki Suda and composed by Hiromu Akita. Earlier this May, new cast members and production details were revealed for the film. The film will have a world premiere screening at Anime Expo on July 5, which will feature theRead More
Over the weekend, the official My Hero Academia film website updated with a new visual for the film. The latest features a look at Melissa and Devitt, who are two new characters that will make a debut appearance in the film. Mirai Shida will be voicing Melissa, who is a “quirkless girl,” and meets Deku on I Island. Her friend’s father, Devitt, will be voiced by Katushisa Namase. Devitt is a scientist who specializes in creating support items for heroes and was a friend of All Might when they were younger. Melissa tries her best to follow in Devitt’s footsteps. The film is titled, “MyRead More
Deadline has reported that Omar Chaparro has jointed the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film, however currently his role has not been confirmed at this time. The confirmed cast include: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora Omar Chaparro Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Rita Ora will be joining the cast for the Live-Action Detective Pikachu film, although currently her role in the film has not been revealed. The current cast list includes: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Bill Nighy and Chris Geere have joined the cast for the Live-Action Detective Pikachu film. The current cast for the film includes: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Currently their characters have not been confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Ken Watanabe is joining the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film. For those who are unaware, Ken Watanabe, has starred in various films such as The Last Samurai, Ashita no Kioku/Memories of Tomorrow, and as Dr. Serizawa in the recent Godzilla film by Legendary Pictures. Ken Watanabe will be playing a new character that be featured in the film named Detective Yoshida. Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.
Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Detective Pikachu film. For those who haven’t been following the film, Detective Pikachu is a live-action adaptation of the Pokémon spin-off game of the same name. As reported earlier, Detective Pikachu will star Ryan Reynolds as the titular character and he will play alongside Justice Smith and Kathyrn Newton. Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.
Yesterday, The Hollywood Repoter reported that Ryan Reynolds is joining the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film. Ryan Reynolds will be portraying the titular detective himself so expect some crazy adventures along the way. As reported earlier, the other main lead roles will be portrayed by Kathryn Newton and Justice Smith. The story features Smith’s character as he searches for the whereabouts of his kidnapped father. Along the way he will be meeting Newton’s character who is said to be “sassy journalist” and Detective Pikachu who will help him on his journey. Currently no other details areRead More