James Mangold to Direct and Write Boba Fett Standalone Film

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that James Mangold is set to direct and write the script for the standalone Star Wars film based on the bounty hunter, Boba Fett.  For those who are unaware, Boba Fett is a bounty hunter who made his live-action debut in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back and also made an appearance in the sequel, Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. A younger version of Boba Fett made an appearance in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones and also had a large presence throughout the animated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars.  This film along with…

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Jake Gyllenhaal in Talks to Play Mysterio For Spider-Man Homecoming Sequel

Happy Monday heroes! We have some news on the Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel front. Reported by Variety, we’ve learned that actor Jake Gyllenhaal is in talks to play Mysterio. For those who don’t know, Mysterio aka Quentin Beck was an inspiring actor but wasn’t the best at it but soon he discovered his talent in special effects. Once he learned that he could make illusions, Quentin decided to become the villain Mysterio.  I have to say that I’m excited for Mysterio to make his on screen debut if this is the…

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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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Viz Media Licenses One Punch Man Season Two

Viz Media has recently announced they have licensed the second season for the One Punch Man anime series. Under this license, the company will be holding the main rights for”…digital streaming, TV broadcast, electronic sell-through, home media, and merchandising rights for North America, Latin America and Oceania.”   Announcement: Saitama’s back! VIZ is set to bring One-Punch Man Season 2 to fans. We’re not pulling any punches! pic.twitter.com/dlrdqq6wvK — VIZ (@VIZMedia) May 16, 2018 The second season’s staff includes: Chikara Sakurai (Replacing Shingo Natsume): Director Yoshikazu Iwanami (Replacing Shoji Hata): Sound Director Chikashi Kubota:…

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Future Card Buddyfight Ace Anime Details Revealed

Recently new details about the upcoming Future Card Buddyfight Ace (Future Card Shin Buddyfight) anime series was revealed during a presentation that was held at the Akihabara UDX Theater in Tokyo. First, a new promotional video was revealed and was also posted to official Japanese Future Card Buddyfight Youtube channel. The promotional video features the anime’s theme song titled, “Saa Ikō!,” which will be performed by the band, Poppin’ Party.  The anime’s ending theme song is titled, “Buddy☆Funny Days,” and will be performed by Takumi Mano, Shūta Morishima, and Daiki Kobayashi as their respective characters in the series.   The confirmed cast consists of: Takumi…

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Doom Patrol TV Series Announced For DC Universe Streaming Service

DC Entertainment has recently announced that a new Doom Patrol TV series will be joining the lineup for their DC Universe streaming service. The series will be produced by Berlanti Productions with the help of Warner Bros. Television. The first season of the series is currently set to 13 episodes and is said to start production later this year with the series releasing on the service in 2019.  Greg Berlanti, Geoff Johns, Jeremy Carver, and Sarah Schechter will serve as executive producers on the project. DOOM PATROL is a re-imagining of one of DC’s most beloved group of outcast Super Heroes: Robotman, Negative Man, Elasti-Girl…

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Global Road & Akiva Goldsman Join Live-Action Tiger & Bunny Hollywood Film Production Cast

Bandai Namco Pictures has announced that Lynn Harris (Global Road Entertainment’s President of Worldwide Production) and Akiva Goldsman (Weed Road Pictures) have joined the production team of the live-action adaptation of the Tiger & Bunny anime series.   Ellen Shanman will be working as the screenplay writer for the film while Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Erica Huggins (Imagine Entertainment), and Masayuki Ozaki (Bandai Namco Pictures) will be serving as the producers on the project.   Viz Media provided a description for the manga series. Superpowered humans known as NEXT appeared in the world 45 years ago. Some of them fight crime in…

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Zoids Wild Anime Series Cast Members Announced

Earlier this year, it was announced that a new Zoids series is in production. For those who are unaware, the new series is titled, “Zoids Wild,” and is set to premiere this July on MBS and TBS on Saturdays at 6:30 A.M. Today, the cast members for the upcoming Zoids Wild anime have been announced.   The cast members include: Freedom Group Members Kensho Ono: Arashi – Wild Liger Mikako Komatsu: Penne – Unnamed Scorpion type Zoid Etsuko Kozakura: Onigiri – Unnamed Proganochelys type Zoid Subaru Kimura: Gyoza Death Metal Empire Kaito Ishikawa: Drake – Gil Raptor Supreme Group Takahiro Sakurai: Bacon   Also…

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New Yu Yu Hakusho OVA Details Revealed

The recent issue of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has revealed some new details about the upcoming OVA for the Yu Yu Hakusho anime series. The OVA will be an adaption of the “Two Shot” bonus chapter that was featured in the seventh volume of the manga. The OVA will also feature the events of the “All or Nothing,” chapter of the manga. The “Two Shot” chapter features the story of how Kurama and Hiei first met. Whereas, the “All or Nothing” chapter features the main characters working together to stop a hostage crisis within the spirit world.   The OVA will feature…

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