Paramount Moves Sonic the Hedgehog Film’s Premiere Date

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Paramount Pictures has recently announced that the Sonic the Hedgehog film’s premiere date has been moved up one week. The film originally was set to premiere on November 15, 2019, however the film will now premiere in theaters on November 8, 2019. For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action/ CGI film adaption of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Ben Schwartz who will be voicing Sonic the Hedgehog while Jim Carry will be playing his arch nemesis, Dr. Eggman. The film will also star James Marsdon, who’s role has not been revealed…

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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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August 2018 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct Streamed

Masahiro Sakurai recently hosted a new Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct earlier this morning, which reveals new details for the game. The direct revealed several new characters as well as various other details for the game. First, the direct revealed that both Simon Belmont and Richter Belmont from the Castlevania video game series are joining the roster. Simon Belmont will feature various moves based on his various abilities in the Castlevania game series and Richter Belmont will be his Echo Character.   Next, the direct took a look at the Dracula’s Castle Stage based one of the famous locations in the Castlevania game series. The…

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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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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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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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Sonic Mania Plus – Official Trailer Streamed

The official Sonic the Hedgehog Youtube channel has updated with a trailer for Sonic Mania Plus. For those who are unaware, Sonic Mania Plus is an updated version to the Sonic Mania video game. The new version of the game will include the brand new Encore mode along with other various extra content including two new playable characters, Mighty and Ray. Physical copies of Sonic Mania Plus will be available for the Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One on July 17.  Players who already own the standard Sonic Mania will be able to purchase the Encore DLC pack for $4.99. Source: Sonic the Hedgehog 

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Sonic Mania Physical Release Announced

The official Sonic the Hedgehog twitter page has updated with an announcement that Sonic Mania will finally be receiving physical editions. The physical version of the game will be known as Sonic Mania Plus. The physical editions will include: New Playable Characters: Mighty and Ray Encore Mode 4P Competition Mode Holographic Package 32 Page Art Book  Sonic Mania goes packaged with Sonic Mania Plus! Mighty and Ray join as playable characters, new Encore mode, 4P Competition mode, Holographic packaging, 32-page art book, and more. Summer 2018. pic.twitter.com/4U74kJ7xuG — Sonic the Hedgehog (@sonic_hedgehog) March 16, 2018…

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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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The Drop Episode 25: Buy More Model Kits!

On this week’s The Drop Fighter, xaos discusses SEGA still pushing Sonic, Sony CEO Kaz Hirai stepping down, and the Super Bowl movie trailers. In addition, Fighter xaos discusses the announcement and preview for Gundam Build Divers, the next phase in the Gundam Build series! Truly, did not expect a full press conference, or the immediate prologue short. Also, do not be afraid to leave a comment or continue the discussion with me on social media! Another option is to join TheGeekFighters’ discord, hang with other fans and friends there!…

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