PowerCon 2017: Masters of the Universe Toy Reveals

Recently images from the Super 7 booth at PowerCon 2017 have surfaced on the net which was held last weekend in California.  The Super 7 booth revealed some new upcoming products based on Masters of the Universe.   The new products include: Masters of the Universe: Vintage He-Ro Eldor Masters of the Universe Classics Granita: Collectors Choice Series Man-E-Faces (Filmation): Club Grayskull While there wasn’t many new reveals at Power Con it is quite interesting to see that two of the characters that didn’t make it into the vintage toyline finally get released after all these years.…

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Hascon 2017 Exclusives to Release on Hasbrotoyshop

Hasbro has updated their official website with more details about the Hascon 2017 exclusives.  The following products will be released on Hasbrotoyshop on September 20. THE 2017 MAGIC: THE GATHERING HASCON COLLECTION (HASCON EXCLUSIVE) Price: $29.99 Limit 1 per household. Item will be available to order on 9/20/17 2017 MAGIC: THE GATHERING Hascon Collection featuring three silver-bordered cards and one token. Bring DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, NERF and TRANSFORMERS into your next game of MAGIC: THE GATHERING. Includes an exclusive version of the Sword of Dungeons & Dragons card with accompanying Gold Dragon Token from the upcoming…

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Hascon 2017: Transformers Generations Power of the Primes Official Images

Hasbro has recently sent out official images of the Transformers Generations Power of the Primes products that were revealed at Hascon 2017. The new figures include: Prime Master Micronus with Decoy Armor Cloudburst Legends Class Slash Deluxe Swoop Snarl Slug Sludge Voyager Grimlock Leader Leader Class Evolution Optimus Prime Source: TFW2005  

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Otakon 2017: Attendance Numbers

So we have some interesting news regarding Otakon. We finally learned the attendance numbers, something I was interested in seeing. Earlier today Otakon released the magic number 24.984. Going by the numbers we have for last year when they were in Baltimore which was 29,113. It’s safe to say that the attendance numbers were down. I do wonder if Otakon had prepared for a drop of 4,129. I think after a successful first year in my own opinion, I can see the attendance growing. You can say that I’m hopeful…

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Convention News: Dore Kraus At Japan World Heroes

Today we have learned that Dore Kraus will be attending Japan World Heroes on Sunday only. For those who do not know, Dore Kraus is 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…

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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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