Shenmue Anime Adaptation Announced!

Last night, Crunchyroll announced via their Virtual Crunchyroll Expo that an anime based on the beloved SEGA franchise, Shenmue has been greenlit. Now, it is my honor as the resident Shenmue super-fan to bring this news to you, our readers…   The details thus far are that this will be a 13-episode series, and will be animated by studio Telecom Animation Film. Whereas, the series director will be Chikara Sakurai. In addition, the anime will also be a joint collaboration with Crunchyroll and Adult Swim in terms of licensing for…

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Crunchyroll Adds Digimon Adventure (2020) to Spring Line-Up

Today, Crunchyroll announced that the new Digimon Adventure series is joining its Spring 2020 simulcast line-up. The series is a reboot of the highly beloved Digimon Adventure series of the same title released in 1999. The new series is the eighth anime installment within the franchise, and is set to broadcast in Japan on Fuji TV. The series will premiere on Sunday, April 5th, but it will be broadcast/ simulcast on Crunchyroll’s service every Friday, starting tomorrow. Below is the official information and trailer for the series: Synopsis: It’s the…

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Crunchyroll Originals Trailer

We have recently learned that Crunchyroll has revealed its first slate of “Crunchyroll Originals” which are anime that fans can only find on the service. In addition, Crunchyroll has posted a trailer showcasing the anime which will be apart of the originals branding, and I have to say I am interested in all of them. First I will let readers check out the trailer and then post the details from the actual announcement article down below on the upcoming series. In/Spectre – In this Crunchyroll Original, supernatural romance mixes with…

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My Hero Academia S4 Coming to Toonami

Happy Friday heroes! My Hero Academia Season four is coming to the Toonami block November 9th. The first episode will air at 11pm, kicking off the Toonami anime block. Other anime that are set to air on Toonami are the following. 11:30p – One Punch Man 12:00a – Dr. Stone 12:30a – Fire Force 1:00a – Food Wars! 1:30a – Demon Slayer 2:00a – Black Clover 2:30a – JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind 3:00a – Naruto: Shippuden 3:30a – Lupin the 3rd part 5 4:00a – Attack on Titan So for…

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Gundam X & Gundam Narrative NA Blu-Rays Announced

Today at Crunchyroll Expo 2019, Nozomi Entertainment announced two more Blu-Rays from the Mobile Suit Gundam franchise that will be releasing in North America next year. These releases join the previous announced Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Ultra Edition and the teased Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny Ultra Edition for 2020.   Mobile Suit Gundam NT/Narrative Just announced at Crunchyroll Expo, Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative is coming to Blu-ray in 2020! pic.twitter.com/VmPrsHHbOt — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) September 1, 2019 The 2018 film, Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative was the first release announced. While this announcement should not come as…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X Monsarmor Option Set

Recently, Premium Bandai announced an all-new S.H.Figuarts option set that was not shown at past Tamashii events, or conventions. Now, this option set is for the previously release S.H.Figuarts Ultraman X, as it is the S.H.Figuarts Monsarmor Option Set. The set is based on the other Monsarmor units Ultraman X would summon, besides the Gomora Armor, within the series through the use of Daichi’s X-Devizer and Cyber Cards. Yet, all four armors did eventually fused together as the Hybrid Armor in the series finale, while Ultraman X was armed with…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman GridKnight & Gridman (Initial Fighter) Set

Last night, Bandai revealed the newest additions to the Super Mini-Pla line which come from the anime series, SSSS.Gridman based on the Tsuburaya Productions’ hero/ series, Denkou Choujin Gridman. The first set to be announced is the basic Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman set, which we previously covered. Then as for the second set announced, it is a Premium Bandai release for GridKnight and Gridman (Initial Fighter), his first form in the series.   For those unaware, the GridKnight is the evolved form of the kaiju, Anti, who is based on Shinobilar…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman

Last night, Bandai revealed the newest additions to the Super Mini-Pla line which come from the anime series, SSSS.Gridman based on the Tsuburaya Productions’ hero/ series, Denkou Choujin Gridman. The first set to be announced is the basic Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman set; whereas, the second set announced will get its own follow up article shortly. Now, this Super Mini-Pla set will include Gridman and his assist weapons which can combine together to form Gridman’s various forms seen in the series. For those unaware, the assist weapons consist the Neon Genesis…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Magnificent

Originally teased and revealed at the Ultra Hero Tamashii Event in Shanghai is the next S.H.Figuarts release based on Ultraman Geed, which is none other than Geed’s Magnificent form. Confirmed as a Premium Bandai release, S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed Magnificent is the second form to be an exclusive, as well as the fifth exclusive overall in regards to the series. The figure will be the first S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Geed figure to come with his signature weapon the Geed Claw. In addition, the figure will feature two pairs of optional hands, as…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ultimate Aegis/ Ultraman Zero Armor Option Set

In the past few months, Tamashii Nations teased that a S.H.Figuarts Ultimate Aegis/ Ultraman Zero Armor was to be released. However, at that time there was no clarification on how the item would distributed! It lead fans to speculate it would be sold alongside a re-issue of the unreleased S.H.Figuarts Ultraman Zero like its previous incarnations as part of the Ultra-Act series. Then as of today, Tamashii Nations surprised fans by revealing S.H.Figuarts Ultimate Aegis/ Ultraman Zero Armor is an “Option Set.” Yet, there is an unfortunate thing about this awesome news,…

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