Grandia & Grandia II HD Nintendo Switch Release Announced

IGN has reported that game publisher, GungHo, has announced that Grandia and Grandia II will be receiving HD remastered versions for the Nintendo Switch. Long time RPG fans should recognize both titles, however for those who are not aware, both Grandia games were beloved RPG classics. The first game was first released in Japan for the Sega Saturn in 1997 and for the original Playstation in 1999.  The game was released in North America by Sony Computer Entertainment later that same year and was published by Ubi Soft in Europe in 2000. The sequel was released in Japan…

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PMC 2018 Day Two: Power Rangers Power Hour Panel

Power Morphicon is underway and Hasbro recently held their Power Hour panel. The panel first revealed the final new character that will be added to the upcoming update for Power Rangers Legacy Wars. For those who haven’t been following the news, the Power Rangers Legacy Wars team have been announcing several characters that will be added in the next upcoming update. The previously revealed characters include the Shadow Ranger (Power Rangers S.P.D.),Samurai Gold (Power Rangers Samurai/Super Samurai), Titanium Ranger (Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue),  Ranger Slayer (Boom Studios! Power Rangers Comics).  Today at the panel. the final ranger…

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PMC 2018 Day One: Power Rangers Merchandise Booth

Power Morphicon 2018 is underway and recently the merchandise booth was set up.  The booth features merchandise from the various toy companies such as Bluefin Brands, Funko, and Bandai of America. Some of the products on display include several figures released in the Bandai Tamashii’s S.H.Figuarts toyline and some of the releases in the Soul of Chogokin toyline. Among the Soul of Chogokin releases, the first reveal of Soul of Chogokin King Brachion. International fans should recognize King Brachion as Titanus in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Also on display was a special memorial for a long time Power…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Mr. Satan

Premium Bandai has recently opened an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Mr. Satan. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on one of the main reoccurring characters in the Dragonball franchise. International fans should recognize him as Hercule Satan in the anime’s Funimation Dub or simply Hercule in the Viz print of the manga series. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX3, RightX3) Alternate Face PartsX3 Championship BeltsX2 Bee the Dog Pre-orders for the figure will open on August 17 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released next January priced at 6,696 yen. Those who…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Poppy Toki Meki Crisis Gamer Level X

Premium Bandai has recently opened on official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Kamen Rider Poppy Toki Meki Crisis Gamer Level X. For those who are unaware, Asuna Karino aka Poppy Pipopapo is able to become this form by using the Gashacon Bugvisor II and the Toki Meki Crisis Gashat. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX3, RightX3) Gashacon Bugvisor II Gashacon Bugvisor II (Arm Attachment)  Keep in mind this figure is based on her heroic self, which is represented by the suit’s blue eyes. Currently, it is unknown if Bandai Tamashii will release a villainous (“red eyes”) variant. However,…

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Otakon 2018: Discotek Media Anime Home Video Releases

Over the weekend, Discotek Media updated their twitter page with the several new Anime home video release announcements that was first revealed at Otakon 2018. Now, while most of these newly licensed home video releases do not have set release dates it is still great to see several fan favorites among the upcoming releases.   The new releases include: Six God Combination Godmars God Mars is heading to SDBD!! 64 episodes in standard definition, subtitled in English! pic.twitter.com/TCeeKJF9FF — 💿 Discotek Media 💿 (@discotekmedia) August 12, 2018 Chōdenji Machine Voltes V VOLTES V is…

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Discotek Media Licenses Space Wolf Juspion & Message From Space: Galactic Wars

Today at Otakon, Discotek Media announced during their panel that they acquired the license for the fourth Metal Hero series, Space Wolf Juspion. For those unaware, the Metal Hero series are tokusatsu programs produced by Toei. In addition, a handful of these series were adapted in America by Saban Brand as VR Troopers and the Big Bad Beetleborgs. However, Juspion was one of the many to not be adapted, but managed to become an internationally known series.   Space Wolf Juspion’s summary via Wikipedia: While reading the Galaxy Bible, Ejin learns…

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Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-ray Announced

Nozomi Entertainment has updated their official Twitter page with the announcement for the Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-ray boxset. The set will be released exclusively via Rightstuf on December 4 priced at $239.99 and is currently listed at a limited discount of $143.99.  Get fired up for the G-Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-ray this December!All 49 episodes with a glorious new film transfer and a ton of extras!Get it here! https://t.co/glR5D4VqSR pic.twitter.com/dKQUhyO92K — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) August 11, 2018 Rightstuf provided a description for the series. Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition contains episodes 1-49 of the anime…

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S.H.Figuarts Great Saiyaman Revealed

Bandai Tamashii has recently updated their official Instagram page with the next S.H.Figuarts reveal for in their Dragon Ball line. The company revealed that the Great Saiyaman will be apart of the S.H.Figuarts line, which was first revealed at the Dragon Ball North America Tour that is being held at Otakon 2018. For those who are not aware, the Great Saiyaman is the alter ego of Gohan, which was first introduced in the Great Saiyaman Saga.  FOR all Dragonball, and especially Gohan fans! TAMASHII is really excited to announced that the world’s first exhibition of Great Saiyaman is now being held at…

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Official Images: Kamen Rider Build DX Cross-Z Build Can

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Kamen Rider Build DX Cross-Z Build Can. For those who are unaware, the Cross-Z Build Can is used by Sento to become Kamen Rider Build Cross-Z Build Form. The form made its debut in the Kamen Rider Build film titled, “Kamen Rider Build: Be The One,” which premiered this weekend in Japan. The can will feature 30 different phrases; including phrases from both Kiryu Sento and Banjo Ryuga.   Pre-orders for the DX Kamen Rider Build Cross-Z Build Can are currently open and will close on September 3 at 11 P.M. JST. The item will be released this December priced,…

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