Blazblue: Centralfiction Special Edition Release Date Announced

The official Blazblue: Centralfiction website has updated with the reveal that Blazblue: Centralfiction Special Edition will be released for the Nintendo Switch in Japan on February 7.  For those who are not aware, the game is the fourth title in the main line series and was originally released in arcades in Japan on November 19, 2015.  The game received a console port for the Playstation 3 and Playstation 4 in 2016.  The game also received a PC port via steam in 2017 worldwide. Blazblue: Centralfiction Special Edition will include all the DLC for both previous versions of the game…

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Shun Oguri & Chiemi Blouson Join Yo-kai Watch: Forever Friends Film Cast

The official website for the Yo-Kai Watch: Forever Friends website has updated with the announcement that revealed that Shun Oguri and Chemi Blouson will be voicing two key characters in the upcoming film. Shun will be voicing a new Shien, who is a power yōkai who is striving to take Lord Enma’s position as the ruler of the Yo-Kai World.  Blouson will be voicing Tamamo-no Mae, who is based on a yōkai from Japanese mythology that steals people’s souls. ANN provided a description of the film’s story. The film tells the story of interweaving friendships between three children and yo-kai. The film is set…

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Become a Master Trainer in Pokémon Let’s Go! Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! The latest trailer features a look at the “Master Trainers,” who are special trainers that will appear within the game. Players will be able to fight against the Master Trainers in one on one battles with no items and by defeating them players will be able to obtain their titles. The Pokémon used by the Master Trainers will also have special attacks so expect the unexpected when fighting against them. Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! will be…

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Funimation and Crunchyroll Exit Co-licensing Partnership

Variety has reported that Funimation will soon be ending their agreement with Crunchyroll after a two year pact. The decision for not renewing the 2016 agreement with Crunchyroll is the decision of Sony Pictures Television, who bought Funimation last year. Also under this deal, Funimation will end their partnership with the VRV service. Sony is striving to make the company “a global sub[titled] and dub anime brand,” which is confirmed by Gen Fukunaga (Funimation’s president and CEO).  Fukunaga has stated that the deal will “ended amicably this month.” Starting on November 9, FunimationNow subscribers…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts War Machine Mark 4 (Avengers: Infinity War)

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts War Machine Mark 4 (Avengers: Infinity War). For those who are not aware, the figure is based on the War Machine armor used by James Rhodes in Avengers: Infinity War.  The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X3, Right X3) Repulsor Ray Effect (Large and Small X2) Flying Spray Effect X2 Machine Gun Muzzle Flash Effect Tamashii Stage  Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 19 at 4 P.M. JST and the item is priced at 8,640 Yen. Orders for S.H.Figuarts War Machine Mark 4 (Avengers: Infinity War) will…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Zanki

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Zanki. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on one of the riders featured in Kamen Rider Hibiki. Similar to Kamen Rider Todoroki, he uses the Henshin Kigen Onka to become this form. The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X4, RightX4) Disc Holder Parts Disc Animals X3 Extended Guitar Effect Parts Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 19 at 4 P.M. JST and the item is priced at 7,020 Yen. Orders for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider Zanki will be released in May 2019. Those who…

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Cast Members Announced for Bakugan Battle Planet

According to the Vanderwerff Talent agency, two cast members were revealed for the upcoming Bakugan Battle Planet series. It has been revealed that Jonah Wineberg will be voicing Dan and Ticoon Kim will be voicing Shun. Along with those two reveals, Deven Mack revealed he will be playing Wynton Styles, who is a new character that will be introduced in the new series. Congrats to VT's Jonah Wineberg and @ticoonkim on landing the voice roles of Dan and Shun on the Bakugan series reboot! pic.twitter.com/SqDneF7ehj — Vanderwerff Talent (@VanderwerffTO) October 10, 2018 I'll be voicing Wynton Styles when #Bakugan returns to Cartoon Network and…

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Arrowverse Elseworlds Crossover Visual Revealed

The CW recently revealed a new visual for the upcoming Elseworlds crossover. Seeing the visual it will be quite interesting to see Oliver Queen as “the Flash” and Barry Allen as “the Arrow.” For those who have not been following the crossover news, Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch), Superman (Tyler Hoechlin), and Batwoman/Kate Kane (Ruby Rose) will also appear in the crossover. My name is Barry Allen and I am the fastest man alive. pic.twitter.com/TibqsR7mT8 — Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) October 16, 2018 The three night crossover event will start with The Flash on December 9 followed by The Arrow on December 10 and will conclude with Supergirl on December…

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Studio Trigger & XFlag’s Promare Anime Trailer Streamed

Recently the TOHO Animation Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for Studio Trigger and XFlag’s collaboration project, Promare. The trailer reveals that their project will be a film project, and will receive a theatrical release in Japan in 2019.  The official website for the project also revealed an official visual as well as a reveal of the staff.  According to ANN, the tagline for the visual translates as “The world ablaze.”   The staff includes: Studio Trigger, Kazuki Nakashima: Original Work Hiroyuji Imaishi: Director Kazuki Nakashima: Script Writer Shigeto Koyama: Character/Mechanical Designer Sushio: Animation Tomotaka Kubo: Art Director Saishi…

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Yo-Kai Watch 4 Delayed to Spring 2019

Level 5 has announced that the fourth main game title in the Yo-Kai Watch game series has been delayed to Spring 2019. The game was initially set to release this December, however they have stated that they will be working to improve the game. Yo-Kai Watch 4 will feature Nate/ Keita, Keita’s daughter, Natsume, and Shin Shimomachi. Natsume first debuted in the Yo-Kai Watch Shadowside: The Return of the Oni King film, while Shin debuted in the Yo-Kai Watch: Forever Friends film. Level 5 also updated their official Youtube channel with two new trailers for the game that were featured at Tokyo Game Show 2018. No…

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