Convention News: Dore Kraus At Japan World Heroes

Today we’ve learned that Dore Kraus will be attending Japan World Heroes on Sunday only. For those who don’t know, he’s known for his work as “Ultraman: Towards the Future”. This also maybe his first American convention so if that is true. Fans of him please show out and support him so he can continue to come to other cons in the future. Finally, for those attending, we have the Autograph Rates & Photo Ops times and pricing information. A huge thank you to Japan World Heroes for posting this information.…

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Mark Wahlberg to Attend Hascon 2017

Hasbro has officially announced that Mark Wahlberg will be attending as a guest at Hascon 2017.  For those who are unaware Mark Wahlberg portrayed Cade Yaeger in both Transformers: Age of Extinction and Transformers: The Last Knight. Hascon 2017 will be held at the Rhode Island Convention Center on September 8-10. Announcing that #Transformers: The Last Knight star @mark_wahlberg will attend #HASCON on 9/9! https://t.co/4seOiveb0c pic.twitter.com/KJn62jbOoE — Hasbro (@HasbroNews) August 17, 2017 Those who are interested to know more about the convention check out the official website. Source: Hasbro

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Otakon 2017 – Discotek Media to Release Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Soldier

Over the weekend Otakon 2017 was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. At the convention Discotek Media held a panel featuring several new releases.  Among the releases the company announced that they will be releasing Cyborg 009: The Cyber Soldier on Blu-ray and DVD. For those who are unaware Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Solider is an anime series that premiered in Japan in 2001 and also aired on Toonami in 2003.  The series was a retelling of the original 1964 Cyborg 009 manga series. Cyborg 009 is coming to DVD & SD-BD! pic.twitter.com/O0nRcpR8Bk — Discotek…

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Otakon 2017 – Mobile Suit Gundam Series Announcement Round Up

This weekend at Otakon 2017, several Gundam series announcements were made. Now, we are here to gather it all up for everyone out there. From Blu-Ray release dates to new dubs for old series, we have a lot to cover so let us begin.   Sunrise and NYAV Post Announce Brand-New Gundam Seed and Gundam Seed Destiny English Dub Sunrise has announced that Gundam Seed and Gundam Seed Destiny are getting a brand new English Dub by NYAV Post! pic.twitter.com/XHpWKDaUrT — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) August 11, 2017 We start with…

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William Winckler to Attend Japan World Heroes 2017

The official Japan World Heroes website has updated with the announcement that William Winckler will be attending the the convention this year.  For those who are unaware William Winckler is the founder of William Winckler Productions, which is known for producing the English versions of six films in the Ultraman franchise The films include: Mega Monster Battle Ultra Galaxy The Movie Ultraman Zero The Revenge of Belial Ultraman Saga Ultraman Ginga S The Movie Ultra Fight Victory Ultraman X The Movie William Winckler also provided the English dub voices of Ultraman X, Ultraman Taro, and Ultraman Hikari. Source: Japan World Heroes

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Hascon 2017: Hasbro Exclusives Revealed

Recently the Hascon 2017 exclusives were revealed.   For those who are unaware, this year’s Hascon is the first officially run convention by Hasbro that will be held at the Rhode Island convention center on September 8-10. The exclusives include: Transforming Optimus Prime Charge Station: $50 Star Wars Black Series 6 Inch Captain Rex: $24.99  Titan Master Arcee with Ultra Magnus: $24.99 Marvel Legends X-Force Deadpool: $20 Magic: The Gathering card set: $30 My Little Pony Friendship is Magic Dungeons & Dragons Dice Set: $20 My Little Pony Box: $20 In the case of Captain Rex and…

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The Wrap-Up: San Diego Comic Con 2017

With San Diego Comic Con having ended on Sunday, the staff at Hero Club thought to host their first-ever live Wrap-Up Show for the convention. Join hosts, Wheelchair21, and Soundout12 as they discuss the event with other staff members: XBen3000, Darkon633, and the VisibleNinja. There may even be some surprise guests joining them too! Also, viewers will have to ability to see their comments featured on-screen, and may even have their questions answered. We hope to see you all there! Thanks for Listening! Please do not Forget to Subscribe & Follow…

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SDCC 2017: Marvel Legends Official Images

Hasbro has released official images of the main Marvel Legends reveals at San Diego Comic Con 2017. The new reveals include: Marvel Legends  Songbird – Fan Vote Winner Black Bolt Namor Cable Deadpool Deathlok Domino X-23 Gwenpool Lasher Mysterio Spider-Punk Lizard – Build-A-Figure Marvel Legends Ultimate Riders Ghost Rider with motorcycle Black Widow with motorcycle Exclusives Defenders: Luke Cage, Jewel (Jessica Jones), Iron Fist, Daredevil [Amazon] Hydra 2-Pack [Toys-R-Us] Medusa [Walgreens] Mr. Fantastic [Walgreens] Venompool [Gamestop] Marvel Legends 12 Inch Black Panther Wolverine Deadpool [Agent of Weapon X] Deadpool [X Force] Marvel Vintage Legends Black Widow…

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Ikaricast Classic: SDCC 2017

On the latest Ikaricast Classic, Fighter xaos is joined by Hero Club’s own, Wheelchair21, and good buddy, Quakeman224 to discuss some of the major points of San Diego Comic Con 2017. First we open on the DC television series and cinematic universe. That is then followed by Marvel, and the indie comic companies. Ironically enough, one of these stories occurred near Wheelchair21’s hometown in upstate New York. It is incredible just how many television, movies, and comics were announced! Also, we close the show on some toy and video game…

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Aniplex of America to Host Gurren Lagann 10th Anniversary Event at Otakon 2017

Aniplex of America has announced that they will be hosting a 10th Anniversary event for the Gurren Lagann franchise at Otakon 2017 that will be held in Washington D.C.  The panel will feature some of the English dub cast members, which includes Kyle Hebert (Kamina) and Michelle Ruff (Yoko) as well as Tony Oliver.   Aniplex of America also posted an online survey where fans can chose what episode of the series that will be shown at the event.  The results of the survey will be revealed at the event and also via Aniplex of America’s social media. More details about the event…

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