Build-A-Bear Super Mario Promotion Announced

Build-A-Bear has announced that they will be releasing new plush based on the Super Mario franchise.  Currently they have confirmed four different types of plush and several costumes as well as various accessories. The confirmed plush include: Toad: $10.50 Yoshi: $25.50 Mario Bear: $28 Bowser (Online Exclusive): $35 The confirmed accessories and costumes include: Super Mario 5-1 Sound Box: $7 Bowser 5-1 Sound Box: $7 Super Mario Wrist Accessory Set: $8.50 Red Super Mario Hoodie: $10 Princess Peach Costume: $16 Luigi Costume $16 The plush will be available at physical locations this weekend,…

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Detective Pikachu Film Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Detective Pikachu film. For those who haven’t been following the film, Detective Pikachu is a live-action adaptation of the Pokémon spin-off game of the same name.  As reported earlier, Detective Pikachu will star Ryan Reynolds as the titular character and he will play alongside Justice Smith and Kathyrn Newton.  Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019. Source: Deadline  

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Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Announcement Trailer Streamed

The official Street Fighter Youtube channel has updated with an announcement trailer for the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection.  The Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection will include 12 titles, which includes several fan favorites.  The game will feature online multi-player, which will be the first time it was included for Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting, Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Street Fighter Alpha 3 and Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike. The full list of games include: Street Fighter Street Fighter II Street Fighter II: Championship Edition Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting Street Fighter II: The New Challengers Street…

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Pokémon The Movie 2018 Teaser Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new teaser trailer for the next Pokémon film. While it doesn’t feature any clear details about the film outside of the film being produced once again by OLM and WIT Studio.  The trailer did however, revealed the premiere date for the film.  Pokémon The Movie 2018 is set to premiere on July 13th 2018.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Source: Official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel

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Romancing SaGa 2 Announcement Trailer Streamed

Square Enix NA has posted an Romancing SaGa 2 announcement trailer on their official Youtube channel. Romancing SaGa™ 2 is coming to the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, Nintendo Switch™, STEAM®, Xbox One and Windows 10 on December 15, 2017. Sit upon the throne of the Varennes Empire and control several generations of rulers in a valiant battle against the Seven Heroes. A dynamic freeform scenario system – a hallmark of the million-selling SaGa RPG series – enables you to take command of a variety of protagonists along the…

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TGA 2017: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Expansion Pass: DLC Pack 2 The Champions’ Ballad Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has posted a new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on their official Youtube channel.  The latest trailer features a look at DLC Pack 2 – The Champions’ Ballad.  Players who complete the trials featured in the DLC will be able to obtain a new power called the Master Cycle Zero. DLC Pack 2 will be released later tonight priced at $19.99.  Source: Nintendo  

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Ryan Reynolds Cast in Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film

Yesterday, The Hollywood Repoter reported that Ryan Reynolds is joining the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film.  Ryan Reynolds will be portraying the titular detective himself so expect some crazy adventures along the way. As reported earlier, the other main lead roles will be portrayed by Kathryn Newton and Justice Smith. The story features Smith’s character as he searches for the whereabouts of his kidnapped father.  Along the way he will be meeting Newton’s character who is said to be  “sassy journalist” and Detective Pikachu who will help him on his journey. Currently no other details are…

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Attack on Titan 2 Video Game Release Date Announced

Recently a live stream for Koei Tecmo Game’s  Attack on Titan 2 video game was held that revealed some new details about the upcoming game.  First it revealed the full release date for the game, which will be on March 15, 2018 in Japan. Next a video was posted to the official Famitsu Youtube channel that features roughly 20 minutes of game play and reveals some new characters for the game.  The video also features Hirashi Koinuma (Game Producer), director Hideo Sukuki (Director), Shiori Mikami (Christa Lenz), and Saki Fujita (Ymir). The new playable characters include: Annie Leonhart Reiner…

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Mega Man 11 Announced

The official Mega Man Youtube channel has updated with an announcement trailer for a brand new Mega Man game. The game was first unveiled during the 30th anniversary live stream for the Megaman franchise.  For those who have been following the game series the last main Megaman title, Megaman 10 was released on March 1, 2010 so it has almost been a decade since the last main series title that starred the Blue Bomber.  Unlike the main series game the latest title will feature 2.5D visuals. The brand new game will unsurprisingly be titled, “Megaman 11,” and is set to release for…

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