SDCC 2018: NECA 1990 Movie TMNT Box Set

NECA has recently unveiled one of their exclusives that they will releasing at San Diego Comic Con 2018. As a followup to their previous figure box sets based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise, they will now be releasing a set of 7 Inch figures based on the turtles featured in the 1990 live-action film. The turtles will be available in two sets, which include a single boxset with the turtles priced at $125 and a Street Scene Diorama and Action Figure Set priced at $250. The single boxset will have a limited quantity of 5000 pieces while the diorama &…

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My Hero Academia Creator to Appear at Comic-Con International 2018

This is some news I never thought I would read and I have to say I’m so happy this is happening. Thanks to Viz Media, we’ve learned that Kohei Horikoshi,creator of My Hero Academia will be making his first ever North American appearance at San-Diego Comic-Con 2018.  To quote a bit from the Viz Media press release. “Kohei Horikoshi is scheduled to participate in a variety of events during the convention including the official MY HERO ACADEMIA panel discussion. The panel will feature several notable voice actors including Christopher R. Sabat,…

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Thundercats Roar Animated Series Announced

Entertainment Weekly has recently revealed that a new Thundercats animated series is in the works. Warner Bros. Animation will be producing the show for Cartoon Network a comedy based on show, which makes it quite different compared to the previous two incarnations. For those who are unaware, the series is based on Thundercats property, which was created in 1985.  The series also received a reboot series that aired on Cartoon Network in 2011. The new show will titled, “Thundercats Roar,” and is set to release on Cartoon Network in 2019. EW also provided an official description for the series.  “Staying true to…

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She-Ra Animated Netflix Series Cast Announced

Last December, it was revealed that an animated series based on She-ra was in the works. For those who are unaware, the new series will be a Netflix original series and will be produced by Dreamworks TV.   Today Entertainment Weekly revealed more details about the series including a new official visual as well as the cast for the series. Noelle Stevenson, one of the producers on the project had this to say.  “I was always looking for the female characters in sci-fi and fantasy who were more than just the girlfriend,” says the celebrated cartoonist, 26. “I love the…

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Star Wars Celebration 2019 Announced

Disney/Lucasfilm have recently announced the details for Star Wars Celebration 2019. For those who are are unaware, Star Wars Celebration is a fan gathering that celebrates the Star Wars franchise. The first Star Wars Celebration was held in 1999 in Denver, Colorado. The recent event took place in 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Star Wars Celebration 2019 will be held at the Mccormick Place in Chicago, IL on April 11-15, 2019. While there aren’t many details at the moment, the official site states that more information such as ticket sales and more will be available on June 5 at 12 P.M. CST.  Those who are interesting in learning more…

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The Death of Superman 2018 Animated Film Trailer Streamed

IGN has recently updated their official Youtube channel with the debut trailer for the upcoming DC animated film, “The Death of Superman.” Longtime DC animated film fans should recognize this story for both the “The Death of Superman” comic storyline as well as the 2007 film, “Superman Doomsday.” While the original film was inspired by Superman: The Animated Series, the new film however, will feature the story playing out in the connected Justice League animated movie continuity that began with Justice League War. The Death of Superman will be released on Digital and Blu-ray this Summer.   The all-star cast is led…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla Beast King Go-Lion

Premium Bandai has updated with official release details for Super Mini-Pla Beast King Go-Lion. For those who are unaware, Beast King Go-Lion is an anime series that aired in 1981. International fans should be more familiar with this series under the 1984 American adaptation, Voltron: Defender of the Universe. The series was later spun into various other adaptations such as Voltron: Third Dimension in 1998, Voltron Force in 2011, and the currently airing Voltron: Legendary Defender series on Netflix. Super Mini-Pla Beast King Go-Lion will be split into a set containing five assorted boxes, which include: Black Lion Red Lion Green Lion Blue Lion Yellow…

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SDCC 2018: Voltron Legendary Defender Hyper-Phase Gift Set Announced

BBTS has recently opened pre-orders for the Voltron Legendary Defender Hyper-Phase Gift Set. Originally revealed at New York Toy Fair 2018, the set is now confirmed as a SDCC 2018 exclusive. The latest version of Voltron is an updated version of the Legendary Defender Voltron with new weapons and parts. The set will retail for $129.99 and according to the official release details, there will be only 3000 sets available. The set includes:   Black lion Red lion Quintessence enhanced projectile launcher Projectiles Green lion Quintessence enhanced projectile launcher Projectiles Blue lion Quintessence enhanced projectile launcher Projectiles Yellow lion Quintessence enhanced…

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DC Universe Streaming Service Coming Soon

After the initial announcement last year, details have been scarce for the upcoming DC Entertainment streaming service. Today DC finally revealed the first details about the service. Update 4:21 pm: DC Universe is working on a television series called Swamp Thing that will also premiere on this platform. We also have the logo for the upcoming series. Working on the series will be Mark Verheiden and Gary Dabuerman writing. With James Wan executive producing. Source: THR   The streaming service will be known as DC Universe, and will allow subscribers to have…

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Star Wars Resistance Animated Series Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with the announcement for the next animated project based on the Star Wars franchise.  The new series will be titled, “Star Wars Resistance,” which is set to premiere on the Disney Channel in the U.S. and on Disney XD worldwide this Fall. Star Wars Resistance is stated to be “anime-inspired” so it will differ from the various animated series based on the franchise. The new series will feature the adventures of Kazuda Xiono, who is a young pilot recruited by the Resistance in order to spy on the First Order. The series will also feature fan favorites such…

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