Official Images: Transformers MPM-6 Ironhide

TFW2005 has recently posted official Hasbro images for the next release in the Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series. The next release in the line is none other than Ironhide.  While there are non prices details for the product at this time it has been revealed that the figure is set for a Fall 2018 release.  The figure will feature an articulated mouth as well as articulated hands. Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series Ironhide MPM-6 (Ages 8 and up/ Approx. Retail Price: $XX.XX/Available: Fall ‘18) The Masterpiece Movie Series IRONHIDE MPM-6 figure is perfect for fans and collectors alike, with…

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Black Lightning: Nafessa Williams “Thunder” Costume Revealed

The CW has recently revealed a first look at Nafessa Williams’ costume as Thunder in the upcoming Black Lightning live-action TV series. For those who haven’t been following the casting, Nafessa Williams is playing Anissa, the oldest daughter of Jefferson Pierce, aka Black Lightning. Anissa is stated to be “Passionate and quick-witted…,” and is also working part time at her father’s school as well as going to medical school.   Williams had this to say about her role as Annisa. “‘The thing is is that, being her older sister, there’s some exciting things that [Anissa is] discovering, but there’s also some…

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James Franco to Star in Fox’s Multiple-Man Film

Deadline has reported that a Multiple Man film is in the works at 20th Century Fox. The film will star James Franco as Jamie Madrox, aka the Multiple Man.  Allan Heinberg will be the main writer for the film and Simon Kinberg will work as the head producer. Currently the project is early in development so no other details are confirmed at this time. Stay tuned for updates when they become available. Source: Deadline

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Star Wars Live-Action Series Announced

Polygon has recently reported that a live-action series based on the Star Wars franchise is currently in the works. While there isn’t much information revealed about the series at this time it has been confirmed that it will be exclusive to the upcoming Disney streaming service.  The series will premiere on the service in 2019 along with other shows based on a Marvel property, Monster’s Inc, and one based on the High School Musical franchise. Bob Iger, Disney’s CEO, had this to say about the project. “Our advantage as a company is to take advantages that exist out there for good…

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New Star Wars Trilogy Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with announcement that a brand new Star Wars trilogy is in the works.  Director Rian Johnson will continue his directorial duties on the next upcoming projects.  Rian will return to direct the first of the films with the help of Ram Bergman who will work as the producer. The new saga of films will be separate from the episodic Skywalker saga and Johnson will introduce various new characters. Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm, had this to say about the upcoming projects. “We all loved working with Rian on The Last Jedi,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm.…

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Asher Angel to Portray Billy Batson in DC’s ‘Shazam

Variety has reported that Asher Angel will be portraying Billy Batson in DC’s Shazam. For those unaware, Billy Batson is the alter ego of Shazam. By calling out the word “Shazam!”, lightning strikes him changing him into the Earth’s Mightest Mortal. Asher Angel will be playing opposite Zachary Levi who will play Shazam himself It has also been revealed that Mark Strong is currently in talks to playing the role of the film’s antagonist, Dr. Sivana, and Grace Fulton will be portraying one of Billy Batson’s friends. The film is directed by David F. Sandberg with the screenplay by Henry Gayden and Darren Lemke. The film is produced…

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Supergirl Casts Brainiac 5

Happy Monday heroes! We have some casting news for Supergirl. It was announced today that Brainiac 5 has been cast for the television series. Actor Jesse Rath will be playing the this Legion of Superhero character. Here’s a bit about what we know about Brainiac 5 in the show. Brainiac 5 on the upcoming Supergirl season 3 episode ‘Legion of Super-Heroes’ (the tenth episode for this season). ‘Legion of Super-Heroes’ will introduce the half-computer, half-organic being as a member of the Legion of Super-Heroes, who hale from the 31st Century and travel…

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Hulk (Thor: Ragnarok)

Premium Bandai has updated their website with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Hulk (Thor: Ragnarok).  The figure will include: Alternate Face Parts Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX2, RightX2) Ax  Mace Pre-orders for the figure will open later tonight in Japan at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in May 2018 priced at 14,256 yen.  Those who are interested should contact their preferred middleman for more details. Source: Premium Bandai  

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Thor (Thor: Ragnarok)

Premium Bandai has updated their website with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Thor (Thor: Ragnarok).   The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (LeftX2, RightX2) 2 Swords Sheath (with sword) Sheath (without sword) Pre-orders for the figure will open later tonight in Japan at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in May 2018 priced at 6,480 Yen.  The figure will also be included in a S.H.Figuarts Thor (Thor: Ragnarok) & Thunder Effect Set.  This version of the figure will include the same accessories as the standard release, but also include a special lightning effect set.  The…

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