HG Gundam Barbatos Metallic Gloss Injection Review [Model Kit Monday]

Model Kit Monday returns! On today’s review we look at the High Grade Iron Blooded Orphans Gundam Barbatos + Smoothbore Gun (Metallic Gloss Injection Ver) from the Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans Blu-Ray/DVD Limited Edition set. This Gunpla was made exclusively for the North American Blu-Ray release of the series as there was no Smoothbore Gun released in the Metallic Gloss Injection version. The box even has the Funimation logo added to it! Included with the Barbatos is its Mace, Sword, Smoothbore Gun and Mobile Worker (CGS Ver). So how does…

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Garo: Crimson Moon Anime Film Announced

The official Garo website has announced that a film for the Garo: Crimson Moon anime series. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time due to the project being early in development.  For those who are unaware, Garo: Crimson Moon is the second anime series based on the Garo Tokusatsu franchise.  The series premiered in 2015 and was licensed by Funimation Entertainment in North America for both home video and for streaming. The film is the fourth confirmed project in the works following the recently announced projects, which include: Untitled Garo: Crimson Moon Film Garo: Kami No Kiba Jinga TV…

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Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans Season 1 Limited Edition Unboxing

Hello everyone, Soundout here and today we will be unboxing Funimation’s Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans Limited Edition Box. This set contains the Blu-Ray/DVD combo packs for Iron Blooded Orphans Season 1, Part 1 and Season 1, Part 2. This means the set contains the entire first season of the show. Also included is several items that will make Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans fans very happy. These range from an art booklet to an exclusive Gundam Barbatos High Grade model kit. Check out the video below to see all…

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Funimation Announces Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199 English Dub Cast

Funimation Entertainment has recently announced the English Dub cast for Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199.   The English Dub cast includes: Chris Wehkamp: Susumu Kodai Ricco Fajardo: Daisuke Shima Brian Mathis: Okita Mallorie Rodak: Mori The first episode Dub cast will consist of: Apphia Yu: Jiro Kenny Green: Dr. Sado Felecia Angelle: Harada Bill Jenkins: Hijikata Jeremy Inman: Hirata Mike McFarland: Kato Z. Charles Bolton: Mamoru Kodai Stephen Fu: Nanbu Phil Parsons: Sanada Doug Jackson: Serizawa Bradley Campbell: Todo R Bruce Elliott: Tokugawa Ben Phillips: Yabu Kent Williams: Yamanami The production cast…

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Funimation to Stream Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199

Funimation recently updated their Fall 2017 lineup with the English dub of the “Space Battleship Yamato 2199″ anime titled,  “Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199.”  The series will premiere on FunimationNow on November 8.  The project was directed by Yutaka Izubachi (RahXephon) and the series is a remake of the original 1974 series titled, “Space Battleship Yamato.” The series was first released as a seven part film series and premiered in Japan in 2012.  The series was later aired on TV in Japan in April 2013.  The English dub of the series was originally licensed in the US by Voyager Entertainment.  Funimation…

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The Drop Episode 15: Oh Hi Sucker Punch

On this week’s The Drop, Fighter xaos covers Sony’s official acquisition of Funimation, and Sony’s Playstation Paris stream. In addition, Fighter xaos talks about Combofiend leaving Capcom, and what could have been in Visceral’s Star Wars game. Other news includes Nintendo’s current state, and the SHAZAM movie going forward. There is also the usual discussion on Dragon Ball Super’s recent episode and its immediate future!   Follow Me Here: FIGHTER XAOS on Facebook & Instagram! Twitter: @ikariradio The Art of Xaos: Deviantart & Pixiv! Go Read My Web-comics: New Courage & Mixtape Also, both…

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Otakon 2017 – Mobile Suit Gundam Series Announcement Round Up

This weekend at Otakon 2017, several Gundam series announcements were made. Now, we are here to gather it all up for everyone out there. From Blu-Ray release dates to new dubs for old series, we have a lot to cover so let us begin.   Sunrise and NYAV Post Announce Brand-New Gundam Seed and Gundam Seed Destiny English Dub Sunrise has announced that Gundam Seed and Gundam Seed Destiny are getting a brand new English Dub by NYAV Post! pic.twitter.com/XHpWKDaUrT — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) August 11, 2017 We start with…

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The Drop Episode 8: Anime is Dead, Long Live Anime

On this week’s The Drop fighter xaos goes through some mostly anime related news with Funimation, Sony, and now Daisuki. Then xaos goes on a spiel about Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar’s proposed fight, and how it’s even affecting WWE storytelling. However, the real question is, will Sony’s stake in Funimation doom anime, or give it a shot in the arm? In addition, xaos‘ web-comic is schedule to resume next Monday!   Follow Me Here: FIGHTER XAOS on Facebook & Instagram! Twitter: @ikariradio The Art of Xaos: Deviantart & Pixiv! My Webcomic Also, check out…

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Sony Pictures Television Networks Acquires Funimation

So this is surprising, to say the least. I’ll just quote the press release on this on my fellow anime fans. Founder Gen Fukunaga started Funimation with a vision and a mission to make anime as accessible as possible to fans across the world. In the 23 years since we began, we have been committed to creating anime experiences fans love: from bringing Dragon Ball to the U.S., to bringing the best anime to home video and theaters, to SimulDubs that bring episodes in English to fans within two weeks…

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Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry U.S. & Canadian Theatrical Date Announced

Funimation Films has announced the US and Canadian premiere dates for Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry.  The film will open in 300 theaters in the US and 12 theaters in Canada.  The Japanese version of the film will premiere on August 14 and will feature English subtitles. The English dub will screen in US theaters on August 16 and on August 19.  The English dub of the film will screen in Canada on August 17. The company also provided a trailer for the film. The dub cast consists of: Todd Haberkorn : Natsu Cherami Leigh : Lucy Newton Pittman : Gray Tia…

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