My Hero Academia Anime Season 3 PV Streamed

The official Toho Animation Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for My Hero Academia.  The latest trailer features events from the second season of the anime.  The trailer also features the first opening theme for the second season titled, “Peace Sign,” which was performed by Kenshi Yonezu.  The video also promotes the third season of the anime and also Yonezu’s new album titled, “Bootleg,” which will be released on November 1. The third season will premiere in Japan in April 2018 and will feature the forest trip arc from the manga series.  Funimation will also be streaming the third season of the anime…

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The Drop Episode 20: Tokusatsu Takeover

On this week’s The Drop, Fighter xaos covers a lot of tokusatsu related news like the Gridman and Ultraman anime series. First off, there is breaking gaming news though; Capcom announces Mega Man 11! It literally is like Mighty No. 9 should have been… Anyways, Denkou Choujin Gridman (aka Gridman the Hyper Agent), is back and weirdly enough in anime form! Also, the original series is airing in North America!! Then the Ultraman Manga will get an anime series, but god damn the event suit looks nice…   We have…

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My Hero Academia: One’s Justice Game Announced

Recently it has been revealed in the latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump that a new video game based on the My Hero Academia anime is in the works.  The game titled, “My Hero Academia: One’s Justice,” will be released for the Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch.  The first trailer for the game will be featured next month at Jump Festa 2018, which will be held on December 16-17. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Source: Crunchyroll

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My Hero Academia Season 3 Confirmed

What’s going on heroes? We’ve learned that My Hero Academia has been confirmed to have a season 3. I have to say that I’m not surprised since the series has been doing great. Right now there’s no information as to when the season will happen but I would have to guess sometime 2018 or 2019 but right now we don’t have the exact details yet but we will keep you guys posted. With season 3, things are going to get crazy, we’re going to be hitting I would say an…

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New My Hero Academia Cast Members Revealed

The latest combined issue of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has revealed that three new cast members will be joining the second season of the My Hero Academia anime series.  The characters that will be introduced soon in the second season of the anime are anime exclusive characters.  The characters will join the show in the episode that will premiere on August 12. The new cast members include: Ami Koshimizu – Sirius: “Selky’s sidekick and Tsuyu’s trainer” Tomokazu Seki – Skelly: ” ‘shipwreck hero’ who has a gap between his appearance and personality” Anri Katsu –…

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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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Crunchyroll To Stream My Hero Academia

Crunchyroll has announced that they will soon be streaming both the first and second season of My Hero Academia.  Season One is stated to be added shortly before Season 2, with new episodes being simulcasted on April 1.  Previously it was announced that the series would be simulcasted by Funimation, but it has been confirmed that Crunchyroll will also be streaming the series. Crunchyroll also provided a synopsis for both seasons of the series as well as some previews for the simulcast. Season 1 Izuku has dreamt of being a hero all his life—a lofty…

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Funimation To Simulcast My Hero Academia Season 2

Funimation Entertainment has announced that they will be simulcasting the second season of My Hero Academia. They will be streaming both the English Dub and the original Japanese version with English subtitles starting on April 1. The first six episodes will be available from the start and will continue to simulcast afterwards. The streams will be available in the following countries: United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Ireland.   The series airs on Saturdays at 5:30 PM in Japan on both the NTV (Nippon TV) and YTV (Yomirui TV) channels.  The latest season will feature the U.A. Sports Festival arc of the manga.   Funimation also provided a trailer for…

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Holiday Buyers Guide 2016 – Day I: Comics & Manga

Welcome readers to the first annual Holiday Buyers Guide! For our first day in this five part series we will be looking at comics and manga. Now, parents always claim to have trouble getting their kids into reading, so do what we geeks do for our own kids, give them a comic book or volume from a popular manga series! Give kids a story where they can learn morals, be entertained, and maybe widen their own vocabulary. Yet, do not forget these are for all ages too, or we would…

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