Netflix “Cowboy Bebop” Live-Action Cast Members Announced

The Hollywood Reporter has revealed some of the main cast members for the upcoming Netflix exclusive live-action series based on the Cowboy Bebop franchise. For those who are not aware the series was first announced late last year. The revealed cast members include: John Cho: Spike Spiegal Mustafa Shakir: Jet Black Daniella Pineda:  Faye Valentine Alex Hassell: Vicious It has also been reported that Alex Garica Lopez (Daredevil, Luke Cage, Cloak and Dagger), will be directing the first two episodes of the series. The first episode is written by Christopher Yost.  The live-action series adaptation was…

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Gundam Build Divers Now Available on FunimationNow

Funimation has updated their official FunimationNow service with the full Gundam Build Divers anime series. The series is currently available to FunimationNow subscribers in both English dub and English subtitled formats. For those who are not aware, the series premiered in Japan in April 2018. The series was also simulcast on both Crunchyroll and Gundam.info. Gundam.info provided a description for the series: Gunpla Battle Nexus Online (GBN) is a new network game that lets people enjoy a variety of missions using Gunpla in a virtual cyberspace dimension. Middle-school students Riku Mikami and Yukio Hidaka…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla Genesic GaoGaiGar

Bandai recently unveiled the next King of Braves GaoGaiGar Super Mini-Pla release, which is none other than the titular mecha in its original form, Genesic GaoGaiGar. This version of the mecha can only be seen in the conclusion of the series, the seven part OVA, King of Braves GaoGaiGar FINAL. Genesic GaoGaiGar is the combination of Evoluder Guy and Galeon with ProtectGao, BrokenGao, SpiralGao, StriaghtGao and GadgetGao. These were all designed by Cain, Mamoru’s/ Latio’s father in a last ditch effort to defend their home world, Planet Green. Now, as…

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Gunpla News Round-Up – March 12, 2019: More Baseball

This week’s Gunpla news is super light as we have just one piece of news and yes, it is baseball related. Now, here we go!   Saitama Seibu Lions Baseball Team Gundam & Zaku II The next special edition HG RX-78-2 Gundam to be released is the Saitama Seibu Lions version. To get this version of the HG Gundam, one needs to order it from the team’s website starting March 19, 2019. The kit will be sold for 3000 yen and will ship in April 2019. The kit will also be made available at an event on May 4, 2019. Whereas, the HG Zaku II Lions…

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Review: HGUC Sinanju Stein (Narrative Ver.)

Welcome to Soundout12’s brand-new Model Kit Monday! The series is back from a long hiatus and this week we’ll be looking at the HGUC Sinanju Stein (Narrative Ver.). This kit was released in October 2018 for 2800 yen/ $32.99 and is based upon the Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative film. The Sinanju Stein was used by the primary antagonist of the movie, Zoltan Akkanen and the kit reuses most of its parts from the HGUC Sinanju. That being said, there’s a lot of great engineering involved with the building of the kit itself and this ends up being quite unique. Check out the video review…

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Brian K. Vaughan To Pen ‘Gundam’ Live-Action Adaptation

Deadline has reported that Brian K. Vaughan is set to write the screenplay for the live-action Gundam film adaptation. Vaughan is best known for his works on several comic projects such as Y: The Last Man, Ex Machina, and Runaways, just to name a few. He will also be serving as an executive producer on the film.   For those who are not aware, the live-action Gundam film adaptation was first announced at Anime Expo 2018. The project will be produced by Sunrise with the help of Legendary Pictures. No other details are confirmed about the project at this time, so…

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Gundam The Origin – Eve of the Red Comet Premiere Date & Details Announced

Originally announced during the Mobile Suit Gundam’s 40th Anniversary Project launch event on November 21, 2018, the TV broadcast version of Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin finally has details on its premiere. The 6-part OVA will be recompiled into a 13 episode broadcast version for television. This is similar to Mobile Suit Gundam UC re:0096 which was a 22 episode recompilation of the 7-part OVA series.   The recompilation will be titled Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin – Eve of the Red Comet in order to differentiate the TV version from the OVA. It remains to be unknown…

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Mobile Suit Gundam NT Extended English Dub Trailer Streamed

GundamInfo has updated their official Youtube channel with an extended English Dub trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam NT. The trailer features a look at the setting of the film as well as featuring a preview of the film’s theme song titled, “narrative,” which is performed by SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]: LiSA. U.C. 0097, one year after the opening of “Laplace’s Box.” Despite the revelation of the Universal Century Charter that acknowledges the existence and rights of Newtypes, the framework of the world has not been greatly altered. The conflict later dubbed the “Laplace Incident” is thought to have…

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Code Geass Movie Trilogy Home Video Trailer Streamed

Funimation Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a home video trailer for the Code Geass Movie Trilogy. The trilogy will be released in a steelbook and will include exclusive art cards. Trilogy Movie Box Set includes I: Initiation + II: Transgression + III: Glorification – Blu-ray & Digital (SUB ONLY) The world is at war. Lelouch Lamperouge, an exiled prince, encounters a strange girl known as C.C., who gifts him with a great power. With this ability, Lelouch can get anyone to do as he wills. But the power of Geass:…

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