Viz Media announced at San Diego Comic Con 2018 that they have licensed the first season of the Netflix original Castlevania series. For those who are unaware, the Castlevania animated series is based on the video game franchise of the same name. The first season launched on the service on July 2017 and consisted of four 30 minute episodes. As reported earlier this July the second season will consists of eight episodes and will premiere on the service on October 26 with a third season still in production. Announcement: Castlevania is coming to home video. More info on Trevor Belmont’s quest comingRead More
Viz Media has recently announced they have licensed the second season for the One Punch Man anime series. Under this license, the company will be holding the main rights for”…digital streaming, TV broadcast, electronic sell-through, home media, and merchandising rights for North America, Latin America and Oceania.” Announcement: Saitama’s back! VIZ is set to bring One-Punch Man Season 2 to fans. We’re not pulling any punches! pic.twitter.com/dlrdqq6wvK — VIZ (@VIZMedia) May 16, 2018 The second season’s staff includes: Chikara Sakurai (Replacing Shingo Natsume): Director Yoshikazu Iwanami (Replacing Shoji Hata): Sound Director Chikashi Kubota:Read More
Viz Media has posted an official theatrical clip for Mazinger Z: Infinity on their official Youtube channel. The clip features a preview of the battle between Great Mazinger and the mechanical beasts; Garada and Doublass. Mazinger Z: Infinity will premiere as a two day event in theaters on February 11 and February 12. Those who are interested can order their tickets at the link listed below.
Viz Media has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for the Mazinger Z Infinity film. The trailer features a preview of the film’s setting and reveals that the film will have a limited theatrical release in North America via Fathom Events. The film will be screened in theaters on February 11–February 12 and will feature the original Japanese audio with English subtitles. Fathom Events also provided a synopsis for the film. Ten years ago, the villainous scientist Dr. Hell led his wicked followers, known as the Underground Empire, in a struggle to destroy all of humanity.Read More
Over the past few days, Tsuburaya Productions had a countdown clock running pertaining to Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga. This countdown led to an easily and highly anticipated reveal, that the manga series will be receiving an anime adaptation. Now, the only unfortunate thing about the Ultraman anime is that it is not scheduled for a 2018 release; fans are going to have wait for almost another year, as the series is slated for 2019. Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series began in 2011. The series was originallyRead More
Viz Media has announced at New York Comic Con 2017 that they have licensed two new Pokémon Sun & Moon Manga titles. The first manga series is the Pokémon Sun & Moon (Pocket Monsters Special Sun Moon) manga series by Hidenori Kusaka and Satoshi Yamamoto. The second title is Pokémon Horizon: Sun & Moon by Tenya Yabuno. They have also licensed the Pompom Pokémon craft book. The Pokémon Adventures (Pocket Monsters: Special) manga series’ Sun/Moon arc debuted in the CoroCoro Ichiban! magazine on November 21, 2016. Viz Media will be releasing the first volume of the arc in Spring 2018. The Pompom Pokémon craft book will be released in Summer 2018. The craftRead More
Viz Media has recently announced at Anime Weekend Alanta 2017 that they have licensed the Infini-T Force anime series and film. Under the license Viz media will focus on marketing “digital streaming, electronic sell-through, home video, and merchandise for North America, Latin America and Oceania. It also includes theatrical distribution for the film.” Viz Media provided a trailer for their release of Infini-T Force. For those who are unaware, Infini-T Force is an anime series that is a 3D CGTV project created by Tatsunoko Productions as a part of the 55th anniversary celebration of the company. The series will focusRead More
Recently pre-orders have opened up at Barnes & Noble, which reveals that VIZ Media will be releasing Pokémon: Indigo League: Season 1 on Blu-ray. This release marks the first time the English dub of the original season of the anime series has been released in this format. Season 1 of the original anime series will be released on November 14 priced at the MSRP of $69.99. Those who are interested can pre-order their copy at the link below.
Over the weekend, Viz Media has announced some new English dub cast members for Sailor Moon SuperS during the Sailor Moon panel at Otakon 2017. The latest cast reveals are the dub voices for the Amazon trio. The new cast members include: John Eric: Tiger’s Eye Michael Yurchak: Hawk’s Eye Erik Scott Kimerer: Fish’s Eye
Over the weekend, it was announced that Jojo Bizarre Adventure Part 3: Stardust Crusader’s dub will be joining the Toonami Line just like its predecessors. Toonami stated the anime would start on July 29. Now we do not know if Toonami will be airing both of Part 3’s seasons or just the first part. Ready for another announcement? Toonami is excited to bring you JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders, premiering July 29th at 12:30a! Posted by Toonami on Saturday, July 1, 2017
The official website for the Live-Action film adaptation of Tokyo Ghoul has updated with a new visual for the film. According to ANN the text featured in the visual reads as “,The only entity who knows of the two worlds of humans and ghouls.” The website also revealed some new cast members, which include: Masataka Kubota – Ken Kaneki Fumika Shimizu – Tōka Kirishima Yuu Aoi – Rize Kamishiro Yo Oizumi – Kureo Mado The live-action adaptation of Tokyo Ghoul will premiere in Japanese theaters on July 29.
Viz Media has updated their official twitter page with an announcement that they will be releasing the Splatoon manga series. The manga series will be released later this year. No other details are confirmed so stay tuned for updates. Announcement: SPLATOON, the manga series inspired by the hit Nintendo game makes it's debut late 2017! Join the Turf War!🦑 pic.twitter.com/kmOGQJaMf7 — VIZ Media @ SDCC (@VIZMedia) April 21, 2017
The official website for the Tokyo Ghoul live-action film has updated with the reveal of the premiere date for the film. The film will premiere on July 29 in Japan. The website also provided two visuals for the film. The cast includes: Yuu Aoi – Rize Kamishiro Nobuyuki Suzuki – Kōtarō Amon Yo Oizumi – Kureo Mado The film is directed by Kentarō Hagiwara and will be distributed by Shochiku. Masanori Morikawa, a designer for Christian Dada will be working on the costume designs.
Viz Media has confirmed that they will be releasing One-Punch Man in a Blu-ray / DVD combo pack on April 25. The release will include all 12 episodes of the series as well as the OVA episodes. Pre-orders are open for the #OnePunchMan Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD! Order with @animetoday for an exclusive gift! https://t.co/xSDNdnfLF4 pic.twitter.com/C37vMtsrIP — VIZ Media @ SDCC (@VIZMedia) February 17, 2017 Retail Price: $59.99 Store Price: $53.99 One-Punch Man contains episodes 1-12 plus 6 OVAs. Special Features: Clean Opening & Endings, Trailers, and more. Release Date: 4/25/2017 Details Publisher: Viz Media Media: Blu-ray SpokenRead More