Sony Pictures Television Networks Acquires Funimation

So this is surprising, to say the least. I’ll just quote the press release on this on my fellow anime fans. Founder Gen Fukunaga started Funimation with a vision and a mission to make anime as accessible as possible to fans across the world. In the 23 years since we began, we have been committed to creating anime experiences fans love: from bringing Dragon Ball to the U.S., to bringing the best anime to home video and theaters, to SimulDubs that bring episodes in English to fans within two weeks…

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Casting News: The Flash Cast Elongated Man

Today, we’ve learned that Ralph Dibny aka Elongated Man will be making his live action debut in The Flash season 4. Actor Hartley Sawyer will be playing the private detective who is on par if not better than Batman. To quote the character description. ” One of the Flash’s most iconic allies, Ralph Dibny — a.k.a. The Elongated Man — is a fast-talking private investigator with investigative skills that rival those of Batman. Upon discovering he has the power to stretch his body to any shape or form, Dibny uses his new…

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Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis Trailer Streamed

Recently a new trailer for Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis has been posted to Dailymotion.  The latest trailer features a look at some of the events that will featured in the fifth installment of the series.  Digimon Adventure Tri Chapter 5: Symbiosis will have a limited screen event in theaters in Japan starting September 30.  Expect a simulcast of the latest chapter on Crunchyroll around the same time. Withthewill provided a translation for the dialogue featured in the trailer. Hikari! [on screen text: The more honest and sensitive one is…] Hikari! [on…

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John Cena Cast In Bumblebee Spin-Off Film

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that WWE Superstar, John Cena will be joining the cast of the upcoming Bumblebee spin-off film. It is also stated that John Cena will be featured as a lead role in the upcoming film. Cena will be joining the cast which consists of: Jorge Lendeborg, Jason Drucker, Abby Quinn, Rachel Crow, Ricardo Hoyos, and Gracie Dzienny.  The Hollywood Reporter also posted a short synopsis for the film. The story is set in the year 1987, where Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Steinfeld), on the cusp…

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Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! International Theatrical Release Announced

The Pokémon Company has announced that Fathom Events will be releasing the Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! film internationally.   The film will have a limited time streaming event in “select international markets” on November 5-6. The Pokémon Company also provided a synopsis for the film. Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! is an origin story highlighting Ash and Pikachu’s first meeting and their adventures as they search for the Legendary Pokémon Ho-Oh. The iconic pair encounter familiar faces along the way, new characters including Trainers Verity and Sorrel, and even a mysterious new Mythical Pokémon, Marshadow. Challenges and…

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Official Images: Denshi Sentai Denziman Denji Ring Die-Cast Swing

Premium Bandai has opened an official pre-order page for the Denshi Sentai Denziman Denji Ring Die-Cast Swing. For those who are unaware the Denzi Rings were the main Henshin device of the Denziman. The set will include all five main Denzi Rings, which will be made of die-cast metal and each will also include a key-chain loop. Keep in mind these are not actual electronic devices, so they do not contain lights or sounds. Pre-orders are currently open, and the set is scheduled to be released this coming January. In addition, this set is priced at 5,400 Yen, before adding additional fees. Those who…

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Movie News: First Look at Zazie Beetz as Domino

Coming at you with some Deadpool 2 news. Ryan Reynolds shared the first image of actress Zazie Beetz as Domino. All I can say is that I love everything about her look. I’m surprised she doesn’t have the signature “black eye” sort to speak but I love that we’re getting the opposite of that if that makes sense. I’m looking forward to seeing more cosplayers of color cosplaying Domino in the future. I don’t have much else to say, the Deadpool rug was a funny visual but that’s it. I…

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