Kenichi Suzumura Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Kenichi Suzumura will be joining the anime’s cast as Takehisa Hinawa. Takehisa Hinawa is the company commander of Shinra Kusakabe’s team. Hinawa is described as a “second generation power user and a steely, serious military veteran.” Hinawa’s training methods tend to intimate the team’s rookies. Hinawa established the team with the help of Ōbi. The official Fire Force Youtube channel also updated with a character trailer for Takehisa Hinawa. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze…

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Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson & Nicole Kang Join CW “Batwoman” Cast

Deadline has reported that Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson & Nicole Kang will be joining the cast of the CW’s Batwoman.  Meagan Tandy will be portraying Sophie Moore, who is a high-level private security agent in Gotham. In the comics Sophie Moore is a relatively a new character as she was introduced in Detective Comics #859, which was released in January, 2010. The character was created by Greg Rucka and J.H. Williams III. Sophie was a a cadet at West Point who eventually met and went into a relationship with Kate Kane. Camrus Johnson will be playing Luke…

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Detective Pikachu Sequel in the Works

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that a sequel to the Detective Pikachu film is currently in the works. Oren Uziel has been hired to the work as the script writer of the film. Uziel is best known for working on 22 Jump Street and The Cloverfield Paradox. Some future projects he be working include, but not limited to the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog film, Men in Black: International, and a live-action film based on Supergirl.  Warner Bros. provided a description for the first Detective Pikachu film. “POKÉMON Detective Pikachu” stars Ryan Reynolds as the titular character in the first-ever live-action movie based on the iconic face of…

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Nobuyuki Suzuki to Reprise Role in 2nd Live-Action Tokyo Ghoul Film

The official live-action Tokyo Ghoul website has updated with the announcement that Noboyuki Suzuki will be returning to reprise his role as Kōtarō Amon in Tokyo Ghoul 2. The previously revealed cast members include: Masataka Kubota: Ken Kaneki Maika Yamamoto: Tōka Kirishima Shū Tsukiyama: Shota Matsuda Shunya Shiraishi: Nishiki Nishio Kai Ogasawara: Hideyoshi “Hide” Nagachicka The first live-action Tokyo Ghoul film premiered at Anime Expo in July 3, 2017 and later premiered on July 7 in Berlin. The film made its first Japanese debut at the Marunouchi Piccadilly theater in Chiyoda, Tokyo on July 10 and also made…

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Kamen Rider Zi-O: Rider Time Ryuki Spin-Off Announced

Toei has announced that Kamen Rider Zi-O will be receiving two rider web spin-offs. The first spin-off titled, “Rider Time Shinobi,” will focus on Kamen Rider Shinobi (Rentaro Kagura) with Hideya Tawada will be reprising his role as character. The special will be directed by Takayuki Shibasaki and written by Kaori Kaneko. The special will premiere on the Toei Tokusatsu Fan Club (TTFC) service in late March.  The second spin-off will focus on Kamen Rider Ryuki. For those who are not aware, Kamen Rider Ryuki is the twelfth installment in the Kamen Rider series and was the third series set in the Heisei era. The series premiered in 2002…

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2nd Promare Anime Film Trailer Streamed

The official website for the Promare anime has updated with some new details for the upcoming film. First, a trailer was revealed that features a short look at the setting of the film. Next, the cast for the film was revealed, which consists of: Ken’ichi Matsuyama: Galo Thymos – A new member of the Burning Rescue Team, while still a teenager he has more of an attitude than others around him. Taichi Saotome: Lio Fotia – The leader of Mad Burnish, who seems to keep her cool, but it is actually the opposite.…

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Saeko Kamijō Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Saeko Kamijō is joining the cast of the anime as Maki Oze. First Class Fire Soldier Maki Oze is said to be a “a second generation power user” and is also a military veteran who specializes in close combat. The official Fire Force anime Youtube channel has also updated with a character trailer for Maki Oze. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kodansha provided a description for the manga series. Terror has…

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New Ghostbusters Movie in the Works

Entertainment Weekly has reported that Jason Reitman will be directing and co-writing a new Ghostbusters film that is set in the universe that started with the original 1984 film. His involvement is not much of a surprise since his father, Ivan Reitman, was the director of the first live-action Ghostbusters film. Ivan will be returning to help his son produce the next installment in the Ghostbusters film franchise.   Entertainment Weekly also conducted an interview with Jason and Ivan Reitman.   Jason Reitman had this to say about his role on the project. “I’ve always thought of…

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OLDCODEX to Perform Ultraman Anime Theme Song

The official Ultraman anime Twitter page has updated with the announcement that OLDCODEX will be performing the theme song for the upcoming anime titled, “Sight Over The Battle.”   For those who are not aware, the series is an anime adaptation of Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi’s Ultraman manga series. The manga series debuted in Hero’s Monthly in November 2011. The manga series serves as a sequel to the original 1966 Ultraman live-action series.   In addition, the staff for the series also revealed official suit design visuals for Seven. Netflix provided a description for the series. Several years have passed since the events…

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M.A.O Joins Fire Force TV Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that M.A.O will be joining the cast of the series. M.A.O will be voicing Iris, who is a nun assigned to Shinra Kusakabe’s team. The official Fire Force anime Youtube also updated with a character trailer for Iris. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Kodansha provided a description for the manga series. Terror has paralyzed the clockwork metropolis of Tokyo! Possessed by demons, people have begun to burst into flame, leading to the establishment of a special…

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