Double Decker! Doug & Kirill Anime to Premiere at Crunchyroll Expo 2018

This September during Crunchyroll Expo 2018, the event will host the premiere screening for the upcoming Tiger & Bunny spin-off anime project, Double Decker! The series fully known as Double Decker! Doug & Kirill, it is set within the same universe as the 2011 superhero anime, Tiger & Bunny. Instead of focusing on a superhero duo, Double Decker! focuses on a detective duo. This series will be the first in the new Tiger & Bunny related anime projects known as the “Buddy Duo” series; the rest of the projects have yet to be revealed.   Double Decker! will be simulcast on Crunchyroll this October which aligns…

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Mattel DC Multiverse SDCC 2018 Reveals [Updated]

[UPDATE 7/21/2018] Thanks to a new video by Dan Eardley aka Pixel Dan, who also moderated the DC Multiverse panel, we now have some clearer information for the upcoming waves of figures from Mattel.  Starting with the Aquaman movie wave, the Collect and Connect wave actually contains four figures instead of five. The four figures are: Aquaman Black Manta Mera Orm/Ocean Master The Vulko figure shown in the case is in fact an Amazon exclusive and the two figures shown at the panel are Aquaman (Combat Armor) and Orm (Combat Armor) which will be released as a two-pack exclusive to Target.  For the DC Multiverse Signature…

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SDCC 2018: Young Justice Outsiders First Look Trailer Released

Today at San Diego Comic Con 2018 during the Young Justice Outsiders panel, we got our first look at the third season of the Young Justice series. For those unaware, the series originally aired in 2010 on Cartoon Network and despite critical acclaim and a large fanbase, the series was cancelled after its second season known as Young Justice Invasion. After months of campaigning for a third season, fans were rewarded with the announcement of a third season on November 7, 2016 and later news that it would be premiering…

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HGBC 1/144 Diver Ace Unit/ Gundam 00 Diver Ace Review

As Gundam Build Divers debuted on TV in Japan, Bandai Hobby released the High Grade Build Divers 000 Gundam 00 Diver model kit at a very reasonable 1000 yen. That kit however was lacking in the accessory and detail department. Now, while it is a great introduction to Gunpla, it was very limited in its display options. Then along came the Diver Ace Unit to save the day. Included in the set is not only the Ace Unit backpack and the Diver Swords, but parts to upgrade the overall look of the Gundam 00 Diver; the parts allow…

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New York Comic Con to Host Cowboy Bebop Writer & Designers

Yesterday, Funimation Entertainment announced that it will be bringing screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto, character designer Toshihiro Kawamoto, and mechanical designer Kimitoshi Yamane to New York Comic Con. They will be attending as guests to appear at the Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary retrospective panel. In addition, Funimation is hosting a contest to win a dinner with all three staff members. Entries are open to New York Comic Con attendees who have purchased Funimation’s Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition. Funimation will select three random winners from all of the entries submitted before…

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Monster Hunter World’s PC Port Coming Soon

In January, the official Monster Hunter YouTube channel uploaded a video on the PC port for Monster Hunter World. The video features producer, Ryozo Tsujimoto, who explains that Monster Hunter World’s PC port was set to release in Fall 2018. However, with the recent trailer uploaded today, it is revealed to be releasing sooner. The PC port of Monster Hunter World is set to release next month on Thursday, August 9th. Those who pre-order the game on steam will receive the Origin Armor Set and Fair Wind Charm in-game items. Monster Hunter World…

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HGUC 1/144 Gundam Ground Type (Revive Ver) Review

Breaking out of the classic 90s OVA series, Mobile Suit Gundam the 08th MS Team, the RX-97 [G] Gundam Ground Type are the primary forces of the titular 08th MS Team. Several of these units were used in ground based combat during the end of the One Year War. This Mobile Suit was developed from research done on the RX-78-2 Gundam but does not have flight capabilities of any kind or a core fighter. The HGUC 210 release of the Gundam Ground Type is an updated 1/144th scale model kit…

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Nozomi & RightStufAnime Announce New Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-Ray Sets

Today, during their 2018 Anime Expo panel, RightStufAnime and Nozomi Entertainment announced two new Mobile Suit Gundam Ultra Editions for release in 2018 and 2019. Pricing, dates, and pre-order information is still forthcoming, but for now we have the basic announcement information.   Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition We're working hard on making G-Gundam the best Ultra Edition Set yet! Coming Holiday 2018! #AnimeExpo2018 pic.twitter.com/szRdQwnadr — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) July 7, 2018 The long anticipated North American Blu-Ray release of Mobile Fighter G Gundam is nearly upon us. Nozomi announced this title…

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Review: Haropla 01 – Haro (Basic Green)

The famed mascot of the Mobile Suit Gundam franchise, Haro finally joins the Gundam model kit line-up. Kicking off the Haropla line, today we are looking at the Basic Green Haro which first appeared in the original Mobile Suit Gundam TV series. The Haropla line contains multiple colors of Haros such as the Shooting Orange version based on Gundam 00 and the MomoHaro from Gundam Build Divers. The Haropla line will most likely become as expansive as the Pettitgguy line that preceded it. The Haropla kits retail for 540 yen…

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Review: HG Gundam Build Divers GM III Beam Master Review

The Gundam Build Divers High Grade line is now in full swing and today we’re taking a look at one of the more recent releases, the GM III Beam Master. Based upon the GM III featured in Mobile Suit ZZ Gundam, the GM III Beam Master is an upgraded look with additional weaponry. The signature weapon of this Gunpla is the Changeling Rifle, which is capable of switching between a rifle and chain gun mode. The overall kit is done in a unique Orange, White and Tan color scheme and…

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