Ben Schwartz to Voice in Upcoming Live-Action ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Film

Variety has reported that Ben Schwartz will be voicing Sonic the Hedgehog in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the franchise. He will be joining the currently confirmed stars, which includes James Marsdon and Jim Carrey. Earlier this June it was reported that Jim Carrey was in talks to portray Dr. Robotnik/ Dr. Eggman in the upcoming film, however it has been since confirmed that will be playing the role. James Marsdon’s role on the other hand is still under wraps at this time. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. The live-action…

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New Decepticons Revealed for Bumblebee Movie

Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first look at two of the new Decepticons that will be featured in Bumblebee: the Movie.  The first Decepticon is named Shatter, who transforms into a cherry-red Plymouth Satellite. The character will be voiced by Angela Bassett, marking the first female Decepticon in the live-action Transformers films. The second Decepticon is named Dropkick, who transforms into a blue AMC Javelin. The character will be voiced by Justin Theroux. Travis Knight, the director of the film had this to say about the characters. “When the cast is too big, and you have a finite amount of time, there’s…

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Jim Carrey in Negotiations to Portray Doctor Robotnik in Live-Action ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Film

Variety has reported that Jim Carrey is in negotiations to portray Doctor Robotnik in the upcoming live-action adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise. At this point in time it is unknown if he would be voicing a CGI representation of the character or if he will be playing the character on screen in costume. For those who are unaware, Doctor Robotnik (also known as Eggman or Dr. Eggman) is the main villain of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Earlier this May, it was revealed that James Marsden will be playing a currently unknown character in the…

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Bumblebee: The Movie Teaser Trailer Streamed

Paramount has recently released the first official teaser trailer for Bumblebee: The Movie. For those who are unaware, the film is stated to be a reboot for the live-action film adaptation of the Transformers franchise. Personally I think I am enjoying the setting of the film especially compared to the previous two live-action installments. The trailer features the first look of the new version of Bumblebee as well as a teasing another currently unnamed Transformer, which looks to be Starscream or possibly one of the other seekers. The trailer also features some of the human characters in…

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James Marsden to Star in Live-Action ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Film

Variety has reported that James Marsden will be starring in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game franchise. Currently his role is unknown as the film is still early in development. As reported earlier, the production team consists of: Jeff Fowler – Director Tim Miller, Toby Ascher – Executive Producers Neal H. Moritz, Takeshi Ito, Mie Onishi – Producers Dmitiri Johnson, Dan Jevons – Co-producers Andrea Gianetti – Overseer Patrick Case, Josh Miller – Script writers Paramount Pictures, Marza Animation Planet – Production studios The live-action Sonic the Hedgehog film is set…

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F. Gary Gray to Direct Live Action M.A.S.K. Film

Deadline has reported that Paramount has recently made a deal with F. Gary Gray to direct the live-action film adaptation of the M.A.S.K. franchise. For those who are unaware, M.A.S.K. is a 80s property that was created by Kenner.  M.A.S.K stands for Mobile Armored Strike Kommand, and features a team of heroes in control of Matt Trakker as they fight against the evil organization named Venom.  As the team swiftly are looking for writers for the project, the film is stated to be  “…a contemporary subculture movie with a youth empowerment angle.” No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for…

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Sonic the Hedgehog Live-Action Film Set For 2019 Release Date

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Paramount’s live-action film adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game franchise is currently set for a November, 15, 2019 release date.   As reported earlier, the production team consists of: Jeff Fowler – Director Tim Miller, Toby Ascher – Executive Producers Neal H. Moritz, Takeshi Ito, Mie Onishi – Producers Dmitiri Johnson, Dan Jevons – Co-producers Andrea Gianetti – Overseer Patrick Case, Josh Miller – Script writers Paramount Pictures, Marza Animation Planet – Production studios No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Source: The Hollywood…

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Micronauts Animated Series Announced

Hasbro Studios has announced that they are currently producing a new animated series based on the Micronauts. For those who are unaware, the Micronauts was a series of toys released by Mego in 1976.  The toyline was based on the Microman toyline that was created by Takara in 1974.  An animated series was planned to be produced by the joint team of AGE, Annex Entertainment, Gribouille and Kaleidoscope Media Group in 1998, however it was shortly cancelled. The new animated series will be produced by Boulder Media Limited and is set to premiere in 2019. The series is set to target 6-11 year old viewers…

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Transformers Bumblebee: The Movie Official Visual Revealed

TFW2005 has recently posted a press release about the upcoming Bumblebee: The Movie.  For those who haven’t been following, the next live-action film based on the Transformers franchise will feature Bumblebee and will be set in the year 1987.  Bumblebee: The Movie will premiere in theaters on December 21, 2018.   TFW2005 also posted an official visual for the film that features Hailee Steinfeld’s character, Charlie, next to the latest incarnation (or in this case one of the past incarnations) of Bumblebee. “On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a…

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Review: Transformers The Last Knight Premier Edition Voyager Class Nitro Zeus

Hello Hero Club this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review.  Today we will be looking at the Premier Edition Voyager Class Nitro Zeus in the Transformers The Last Knight toyline. Nitro Zeus is a decent figure in the Transformers: The Last Knight toyline, however he does suffer from various flaws. The transformation, while nowhere near as frustrating as Bumblebee he does have his own faults. For one the turbines are the biggest issue with the toy since I have yet to find a way to transform it…

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