RRPG Final Fantasy Retrospective – Episode 10 (Final Fantasy XIII & Fabula Nova Crystallis)

Today, Hero Club is proud to present the next installment of RRPG’s Final Fantasy Retrospective, Episode 10: Final Fantasy XIII & Fabula Nova Crystallis. Now, this episode features a look at how Yoshinori Kitase and his team got in charge of bringing forth the official, thirteenth installment to Square Enix’s flagship franchise. This installment would also be the start of a new compilation project called Fabula Nova Crystallis: Final Fantasy. However, the project eventually became overly ambitious with the core Final Fantasy XIII game, its pair of sequels, the many…

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Gundam Battle: Gunpla Warfare Announced

Japan receives multiple Mobile Suit Gundam video games a year, but very few seem to make it over to the West, especially mobile games. This lead to quite the surprise when it was revealed that Bandai Namco’s upcoming mobile game, Gundam Breaker Mobile, will be released in North America as Gundam Battle: Gunpla Warfare. This new mobile game is based on the Gundam Breaker video game series which is very popular in Japan. However, the Gundam Breaker Series hit a wall with the release of New Gundam Breaker in 2018 which ended up being a critical, and commercial…

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Name of Japan’s Newest Era Confirmed

Recently a conference was held in Japan by the Japanese government to announce the new era for the country. The new era is tentatively known as the “Reiwa Era,” which translates to Harmonic Peace. The name is derived from the Manyoshu, a collection of historic Japanese poems. Now, Reiwa Era will effective begin on May 1st under Japan’s new emperor, Emperor Naruhito. For those who are not familiar with Japanese history, era names were first conceived by Emperor Kōtoku in 645. The first era in Japan was known as the…

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Gundam The Origin – Eve of the Red Comet Premiere Date & Details Announced

Originally announced during the Mobile Suit Gundam’s 40th Anniversary Project launch event on November 21, 2018, the TV broadcast version of Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin finally has details on its premiere. The 6-part OVA will be recompiled into a 13 episode broadcast version for television. This is similar to Mobile Suit Gundam UC re:0096 which was a 22 episode recompilation of the 7-part OVA series.   The recompilation will be titled Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin – Eve of the Red Comet in order to differentiate the TV version from the OVA. It remains to be unknown…

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New Gundam Breaker Third Game Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for New Gundam Breaker. The latest trailer features Kamille, Fa, Emma, and Reccoa from Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam.  The trailer also features the game’s theme song, “Snatchaway,” performed by SKY-HI. New Gundam Breaker is set to release worldwide for the Playstation 4 and Steam on June 22. The game will first launch in Japan on June 21 in Japan. Source: ANN, Bandai Namco Entertainment 

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New Gundam Breaker Playstation 4 Bundle Revealed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has recently sent out newsletters that they will be releasing a New Gundam Breaker Playstation 4 Bundle exclusively on their web store. The bundle will be released on June 22 and will retail for $89.95.  The bundle will include a translucent HG 1/144 Gundam Age II Magnum, which is a variant based on one of the models seen in the Gundam Build Divers anime series. Bandai Namco Entertainment America provided official release details for the bundle.   BREAK…BUILD…BATTLE! Break, build and battle with the Gunpla you’ve always wanted in NEW GUNDAM BREAKER! Blast through enemy Gunplas and collect…

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More Mobile Suits Revealed for NEW Gundam Breaker

Today, the official Bandai Namco Facebook page revealed more playable Mobile Suits for NEW Gundam Breaker. The new suits include: Gundam Avalanche Exia Dash (Gundam 00V) Nightingale (Beltorchika’s Children) Atlas Gundam (Thunderbolt) Star Burning Gundam (GM’s Counterattack) Parts from these Suits will be available for the players to use in game to customize their own Mobile Suit. NEW Gundam Breaker releases for the Playstation 4 and Steam on June 22, 2018 in North America Source: Bandai Namco

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New Gundam Breaker Video Game Worldwide Launch Announced

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for New Gundam Breaker. The latest trailer features the game’s theme song titled, “Snatchaway,” which is performed by SKY-HI. The trailer also reveals that the game will launch worldwide on June 22 for the Playstation 4 and Steam. The game will launch in Japan on June 21.  Another teaser trailer was posted to the official Bandai Namco Japan Youtube channel. The cast includes: Nao Tōyama: Yui Mikagura Mariya Ise: Iori Kōra Marina Inoue: Ryōko Ōtori Rie Murakawa: Marika Sakurai Ayane Sakura: Chinatsu Misaka Sumire Uesaka:…

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Mob Psycho 100 Season 2 Confirmed

Happy Sunday heroes, we have some good news coming out of the Mob Psycho 100 Reign event that occurred. That being Mob Psycho 100 will be getting a season two which is fantastic news. I discovered Mob Psycho 100 by chance at Otakon when it was first airing and seeing it in a theater with other anime fans was probably the best way to not only experience a show but to get into it as well. I remember going home after the con and proceeding to watch that series weekly.…

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NEW Gundam Breaker Gameplay Preview Released

Bandai Namco Europe uploaded a gameplay preview video for NEW Gundam Breaker to their YouTube channel today. The five minute video shows off the game’s mechanics and combat which are based upon Gundam Plastic Models also known as Gunpla. During the game, players can customize their Mobile Suit with new parts and weapons in real time while fighting enemies. This gameplay video is also the first time we have gotten a look at the English version of the game. The game itself is the fourth in the Gundam Breaker series…

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