Usagi Yojimbo Animated Series in the Works

It has recently been reported that an animated series based on Usagi Yojimbo is the works by Gaumont and Dark Horse Entertainment. The series will be produced by Dark Horse Entertainment, James Wan, and Stan Sakai, the creator of Usagi Yojimbo.  Fans of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles should recognize this character through his various cameo appearances, however this will be the first time he will be getting his own animated series. The CGI series is stated to begin production in 2018 and is currently in the process of searching where it will air. Nicolas Atlan, president of animation at Gaumont, had this…

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Mazinger Z: INFINITY – Official Theatrical Clip Streamed

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. Source: Viz Media, Fathom Events

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Game of Thrones Creators David Benioff & D.B. Weiss to Produce Star Wars Films

The official Star Wars website has recently updated with announcement that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss is set to produce a series of Star Wars films. Similar to the previously announced Rian Johnson trilogy, the new films will be separate from the episodic Skywalker saga.  Those who are unaware, David Benioff & D.B Weiss, are the creators of Game of Thrones.   Lucasfilm president, Kathleen Kennedy, had this to say about their inclusion. “David and Dan are some of the best storytellers working today,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm. “Their command of complex characters, depth of story and richness of mythology will…

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B: The Beginning Anime English Preview Streamed

Netflix Japan has posted an English dubbed trailer for the B: The Beginning anime series.  The new trailer features a preview of the anime’s theme song titled, ” The Perfect World.”  The song was a joint effort between Marty Friedman (song, arrangement, guitar), MAN WITH A MISSION’s Jean-Ken Johnny (vocals), KenKen (bass), and Kōji Fujimoto (arrangement, programming). Netflix will be streaming the anime series worldwide starting on March 2. *Keep in mind this anime may not be suitable for younger audiences. B: The Beginning will be a 12 episode series with each episode running for around 23 minutes. Netflix provided…

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The Drop Episode 25: Buy More Model Kits!

On this week’s The Drop Fighter, xaos discusses SEGA still pushing Sonic, Sony CEO Kaz Hirai stepping down, and the Super Bowl movie trailers. In addition, Fighter xaos discusses the announcement and preview for Gundam Build Divers, the next phase in the Gundam Build series! Truly, did not expect a full press conference, or the immediate prologue short. Also, do not be afraid to leave a comment or continue the discussion with me on social media! Another option is to join TheGeekFighters’ discord, hang with other fans and friends there!…

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