Jim Carrey in Negotiations to Portray Doctor Robotnik in Live-Action ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Film

Variety has reported that Jim Carrey is in negotiations to portray Doctor Robotnik in the upcoming live-action adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise. At this point in time it is unknown if he would be voicing a CGI representation of the character or if he will be playing the character on screen in costume. For those who are unaware, Doctor Robotnik (also known as Eggman or Dr. Eggman) is the main villain of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Earlier this May, it was revealed that James Marsden will be playing a currently unknown character in the…

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SDCC 2018: Vol.1 Retro Rock Garage Transformers Box Set Announced

iO9 has revealed the first look at one of Hasbro’s Transformers exclusives they will be offering at San Diego Comic Con 2018.  One of the Transformers exclusives will be the Vol.1 Retro Rock Garage box set that will include a “retro gold” colored 1977 Camaro version of Bumblebee as well as a set of Transformers G1 Dinocassettes named Dial and Zaur. For those who aren’t familiar with the two Dinocassetes, both were released exclusively in Japan in 1987 under the names Dairu and Zauru; although the originals featured different paint schemes.  Since they were released only in Japan, this set will be a great opportunity for long time fans…

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OxT to Perform SSSS.Gridman Anime Opening Theme Song

The official SSSS.Gridman anime website has updated with the announcement that OxT (Masayoshi Ōishi and Tom-H@ck) will be performing the theme song to the series titled, “UNION.” Whereas, the ending theme song to the series is titled, “youthful beautiful,”and will be performed by Maaya Uchida (Hikonin Sentai Akibaranger).   As revealed earlier this June, the world premiere of the series will be hosted at Anime Expo 2018, which will be held on July 5th to 8th. More details about the event and about the SSSS. Gridman anime can be viewed at the official website listed below.   No other details about the anime have…

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SDCC 2018: Marvel Legends Series Defenders Rail Authority 5-Pack Announced

The Hollywood Reporter has updated with reveal of one of Hasbro’s Marvel exclusives at San Diego Comic Con 2018. Hasbro will be offering a Marvel Legends Series Defenders Rail Authority 5-Pack that includes the stars of the Netflix original Marvel shows. The set will include: Colleen Wing Daredevil Luke Cage Jessica Jones  Iron Fist The set will retail for $124.99 and will be sold exclusively at San Diego Comic Con 2018 and Fan Expo Canada 2018. Expect limited quantities to be sold at Hasbrotoyshop after the convention. San Diego Comic Con 2018 will be held at the San Diego Convention Center on Thursday, July 19 to…

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