E3 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Revealed

The official Nintendo Youtube channel has updated with the E3 2018 Nintendo Direct reveal trailer for the next installment in the Super Smash Brothers game series.  The latest game is titled, “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,” and is set to be the biggest game in the series yet. During the presentation Masahiro Sakurai revealed that the game will feature the return of every fighter in the Super Smash Bros. series and also revealed two characters.  The latest fighters to join the roster are Daisy, who is an “echo fighter,” and Ridley from the Metroid game series. The presentation also took a look at the previously revealed…

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Porno Graffiti to Perform Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story’s Theme Song

Recently new information regarding the upcoming 2018 Pokémon film has been revealed. For those who aren’t aware the 2018 film based on the Pokémon franchise is titled , “Pokémon the Movie: Everyone’s Story (Gekijōban Pocket Monster: Minna no Monogatari),” and is the 21st film overall. First, a new promotional video for the film was revealed, which previews the film’s theme song titled, “Breath,” which is performed by the Japanese band, Porno Graffiti.  The film will focus on Lugia and the new Legendary Pokémon named Zeraora. The film takes place during the annual Wind Festival at Frau City. The city is stated to be…

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Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! & Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! Trailer Streamed

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with the reveal trailer for the next game(s) in the series. The latest games in the Pokémon franchise will be known as Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!   Looking at the trailer it seems the game will be based in Kanto, so longtime Pokémon will most likely be familiar with the locale outside potential changes. One major feature that seems to have a potential return is the ability to see their Pokémon walk alongside them, which was a feature prominently seen in Pokémon Yellow (Pikachu specifically), and Pokémon Fire Red & Pokémon Leaf Green on…

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Figma Pokémon Red Release Details Revealed

The official Japanese Pokémon website has updated with details about the upcoming Figma Red figure.  Pre-orders for the figure will open on Tuesday, June 13 and will later open at the Pokémon Center in Japan on Saturday, June 17.   Customers who pre-order the figure at these specific locations in Japan will also receive a bonus Pikachu. Pokemon Center · Pokemon Store · Pokemon Center Online / Pikachu GOODSMILE ONLINE SHOP / Pikachu (Wink face) Pricing details are not confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Source: Official Japanese Pokémon Website

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Pokémon Sun & Moon Ash Hat Pikachu Distribution Announced

Japanese Pokémon fans will soon be in for a treat with the distribution of a special Ash Hat Pikachu for those who preorder tickets for the Pokémon the Movie 20: I Choose You! film. Theaters in Japan will also be giving out codes for the Pikashumium Z Z-Crystal,  which allows players to use Pikachu’s Z- Move called 10,000,000 Volt Thunderbolt. The distribution for the special Pikachu hats will go as follows: Original Cap:  April 15- May 1st,  July 19 – 31 Hoenn Cap: May 3 – May 15, August 2 -14 Sinnoh Cap: May 17 – May 29,  August 16- 28…

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Pokémon: The Movie 2017 Full Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with the first full trailer for the Pokémon I Choose You film. The trailer first debuted during the Oha Suta live TV talk show that aired recently. The trailer features a large call back to the first episode of the series so it should be interesting to see how the rest of the film will turn out. Source: Pokémon

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Team Rocket

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with release details for the S.H.Figuarts Team Rocket set.  The set will include the main trio of Team Rocket: Jessie (Musashi), James (Kojiro) , and Meowth.  The set will be released as a retail release in July priced at 10,260 JPY. The set will include: Meowth Face Replacement Parts (James) Face Replacement Parts (Jessie) Face Replacement Parts (Meowth) Exchangeable wrists (Left & RightX1 – James) Exchangeable wrists (LeftX1 & RightX2 – Jessie) Rose Retention wrist Tamashii Stage Source: Bandai Tamashii

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Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Ash Ketchum

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with release details for S.H.Figuarts Satoshi better known as Ash Ketchum in the dub.  The figure will be released as a retail release in July priced at 4,860 JPY. The figure will include the following accessories: Pikachu Exchangeable Face Parts  Removable Hat Exchangeable Wrist (RightX1) Right Wrist With Master Ball Pikachu Shoulder Ride Parts It is very possible if Bluefin is able to sell the figure overseas it may include an exclusive box that features the English name. Source: Bandai Tamashii

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Tamashii Nations 2016 – Day 1: S.H.Figuarts & Tamashii Labs

Tamashii Nations is currently holding its Fall Features event showcasing several new items to come from them. Throughout today and this weekend will we featuring an array of posts covering the event, gathering images from all outlets possible. In this first post we will be showing off several of the newer S.H.Figuarts on display at the event, along with two items from Tamashii Labs! S.H. Figuarts Kamen Rider: Shinkochu Seiho Kickhopper & Punchhopper Kamen Rider Heart Roidmude Heard Golden Kamen Rider Mach Chase Kamen Rider Amazon Sigma Takeshi Hongo Kamen…

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Pokémon Sun & Moon New Trailer Streamed – Version Exclusive Pokémon Announced

The official Pokémon Youtube channel has recently updated with a new trailer for Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon.  The latest trailer reveals the first couple of version exclusive Pokémon that will be featured in the games.  The trailer also confirms that Lycanroc will indeed have version exclusive forms rather then specifically evolving at a certain time of day.  The trailer also showcases some of the outfits that will be featured in the game and revealed a new game feature called Pokémon Refresh.  Lastly the trailer revealed two new Z-Moves for Pikachu and Eevee.  Pikachu’s Z-move will be called Catastropika and Eevee’s will be called Extreme Evoboost.  The newest reveals…

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