Mobile Suit Gundam SEED MSV ECLIPSE Manga & Sequel Film Announced

With the upcoming 20th Anniversary of Mobile Suit Gundam SEED as well as the recent opening of the Freedom Gundam at Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Shanghai Jinqiao, Sunrise and Bandai have made several announcements. The overall anniversary project will be known as Mobile Suit Gundam SEED PROJECT ignited and will feature a multitude of media over the next year (or several knowing Sunrise). A sequel film, a video game and a globally released Manga are all in store for fans of the Cosmic Era.    Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Theatrical Work The first announcement comes long…

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Kamen Rider Double “Futo Detective” Anime Adaptation Announced

Toei has recently officially greenlit an anime adaptation of “Futo Detective,” which is set to debut in Summer 2022. For those who are unaware, the manga series served as a sequel to Kamen Rider W (Double). The series will be among the various productions that will be produced as apart of the 50th Anniversary celebration for the Kamen Rider franchise. The first volume of the manga was published in Weekly Big Comic Spirits in 2017 and ran for 10 volumes. Kamen Rider W made its debut in 2009, and is the…

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Netflix Japan Announces Yu Yu Hakusho Live-Action Adaptation

Today, Netflix announced that a live-action adaptation of Yoshihiro Togashi’s manga, Yu Yu Hakusho is in production. However, this live-action adaptation is being produced through its Japanese branch. Currently, the staff includes Netflix’s contents acquisition director Kazutaka Sakamoto as executive producer, and Akira Morii as producer. The series is being produced at Robot, which also produced the live-action adaptations for Space Battleship Yamato, and Assassination Classroom.   Executive producer Sakamoto is noted to have grown up reading the original manga, and seeing the anime. In addition, Sakamoto acknowledges the series…

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Mobile Suit Gundam: Hathaway Teaser Trailer 2 Released

The North American GundamInfo YouTube channel has released the second teaser trailer for the upcoming Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway film. The film is the first in a trilogy adapting the Hathaway’s Flash novels, written by series creator Yoshiyuki Tomino. The trailer reconfirms the film’s intended release date as July 23, 2020 in Japan. The official website for the film provides this synopsis: 12 years since the Second Neo Zeon War (Char’s Rebellion). UC0105. The corruption of the Earth Federation accelerated the pollution of the earth, and also engaged in the inhumane policy of “human hunting” to…

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Naruto: Slugfest 3D MMORPG Mobile Game Announced

Today, the mobile game company, Mars Games announced it will be publishing a 3D MMORPG base on Masashi Kishimoto’s manga, Naruto. Titled, Naruto: Slugfest, will launch on Android and iOS in Spring, and be available in North America, South America, and Europe. Fans can pre-register now through the App Store or Google Play, and it the game will download automatically. In addition, there is a gift pack available if players register through the official Naruto: Slugfest website. Below is the official trailer for the game: Official Game Synopsis: Naruto: Slugfest…

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Bandai Hobby May/ June 2020 Model Kit Release Info – Gundam, Ultraman & More!

Not to be outdone by yesterday’s Gundam Build Divers Re:Rise Second Season news, Bandai Hobby rolled out solicitations for several model kits scheduled to be released in May and June 2020. We will not be covering every single Bandai Hobby Model Kit announced, as there is a few too many, but we will be focusing on releases from the Gundam, Ultraman, Kamen Rider and Digimon franchises.   May 2020 Releases: HG 1/144 GAT-04 Windam [Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny] Price: 1540 yen Accessories: Beam Rifle, Beam Saber x2, Offensive Shield Type E, Jet Striker Pack   HG…

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SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden Anime Second Preview Streamed

Gundam.info recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new English subtitled for the SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden anime series. For those who are not aware, the series is the latest series within the SD Gundam franchise. The series is also one of the various productions that was announced as a part of Mobile Suit Gundam’s 40th Anniversary Project. Gundam.info provided a description for the series. Repeated warfare has destroyed countries that once prospered gloriously, leaving the land in ruins. Just when revival is in sight, an epidemic of the mysterious Yellow…

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SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden Anime and Manga Officially Announced

SD Gundam fans rejoice as today we have more details on the SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden project that was first announced at the Mobile Suit Gundam’s 40th Anniversary Project launch event on November 21, 2018. Now, this year, 2019, is not only the 40th anniversary for Gundam as a whole, but also the 30th anniversary for the SD Gundam franchise. There have been several teasers released for SD Gundam World in the past several months, but today we have a breakdown of the Anime and Manga series that are releasing this year.   Sunrise has opened…

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Gundam Thunderbolt Gaiden Manga to Resume

It has recently been announced that Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt Gaiden manga will resume on February 8. The manga was delayed since last May due to manga creator, Yasuo Ohtagaki, suffering from tenosynovitis. For those who are not are aware, the manga is a collection of short stories featuring the various mobile suits that are showcased in the Thunderbolt Mechanics magazine. The manga launched on the eBigComic4 website in December 2015 and the second compiled manga was published by Shogakukan in April 2017. The main Gundam Thunderbolt manga series resumed in the Big Comic Superior magazine in December, 2018.…

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‘Saint Seiya Origin’ Manga Gets New Series

The recent issue of the Champion RED magazine has reveled that the Saint Seiya Origin manga series will be receiving a new series that will take place during the main manga’s “Poseidon Arc.” For those who are not aware Saint Seiya Origin is the “second season mini-series” of Masami Kuramada’s Saint Seiya: Episode Zero manga. The Saint Seiya Episode Zero manga debuted in the Champion RED magazine as a short series in December 2017. The series ended it’s initial run in February 2018. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.            …

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