New Gundam Build Divers Themes Announced

The official Gundam Build Divers anime website has updated that the series will be receiving new opening and ending themes in the near future. The new opening theme will be titled, “Infinity,” which will be performed by SWANKY DANK, while the ending theme titled, “Start Dash,” will be performed by Spira Spica.  Both themes will be featured on the show starting on July 3.  “Start Dash,” will be the first major debut for Spira Spica and will be available as a single CD on August 8.  For those who are unaware, the current Gundam Build Divers intro sequence is titled, “Diver’s High,” which is performed by SKY-HI.  The…

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Review: HGBD 001 Gundam AGE-II Magnum Review

The Gundam AGE-II Magnum is a Gunpla used by Kyoya Kujo in the Gundam Build Divers series. First appearing in the Gundam Build Divers Prologue, this Gunpla is based upon the Gundam AGE-II Normal from Gundam AGE. This Build Custom Gunpla also features weapons and parts based upon other variations of the Gundam AGE. Released as part of the High Grade Build Fighters line, the Gundam AGE-II Magnum came out in Japan in March 2018 for 1944 yen. The kit is available at North American retailers such as comic shops…

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Gundam Build Divers Break Spin-off Manga Announced

The recent issue of the Gundam Ace magazine has revealed that Gundam Build Divers will be receiving a new spin-off manga series based titled, Gundam Build Divers Break.  The spin-off manga will be published in the August issue of the magazine, which will be released on June 26.  Ryōji Sekinishi will be in charge of the scenario for the manga and Kazuhiro Hara will be serving as the character designer. Takayuki Yanase and Kanetake Ebigawa will be working as the mecha designers while Gensui Shiitake will be working as the illustrator. Along with the manga the August issue of the magazine will also feature an interview with Yoshiyuki…

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Funimation Announces Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Season Two Home Video Release Details

Funimation Entertainment has recently revealed details for their home video release for Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Season Two. The second season aired in Japan on October 2, 2016 to April 2, 2017, and ran for 25 episodes. The English dub premiered on Toonami starting on October 7, 2017 and finished its run on April 28, 2018.   The second season will be released in two volumes and also as a BD/ DVD Combo Limited Edition on August 7.  The BD/ DVD Combo Limited Edition will be priced at a MSRP of $149.99 and is currently listed on…

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Global Road & Akiva Goldsman Join Live-Action Tiger & Bunny Hollywood Film Production Cast

Bandai Namco Pictures has announced that Lynn Harris (Global Road Entertainment’s President of Worldwide Production) and Akiva Goldsman (Weed Road Pictures) have joined the production team of the live-action adaptation of the Tiger & Bunny anime series.   Ellen Shanman will be working as the screenplay writer for the film while Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Erica Huggins (Imagine Entertainment), and Masayuki Ozaki (Bandai Namco Pictures) will be serving as the producers on the project.   Viz Media provided a description for the manga series. Superpowered humans known as NEXT appeared in the world 45 years ago. Some of them fight crime in…

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Funimation Announces Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Concepts Campaign

Funimation Entertainment has announced details for a special campaign for the Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition.  Funimation Entertainment provided a promotional video for the campaign on their official Facebook page. The promotional video is narrated by Beau Billingslea aka Jet Black. Fans will be able to chose between three different tiers that will include different bonuses depending on which version are backed. Each tier will need a minimum of 1000 backers and the campaign will last until May 31. The fully backed versions of the Cowboy Bebop 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition will ship this November. The versions include: THE…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 48 – An Unintentional Anime & Home Video Discussion

Welcome to another all-new episode of Hero Club’s Podcast, “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” We are back from a small break, and oddly enough this episode is all about random discussions. These discussions range from Mobile Suit Gundam to Soundout’s Anime Spring Watch-list! Also, we talk about the Kyurangers as well as tokusatsu home video releases in North America. Next week we will be checking up on some news we missed on our time off. In addition, we will take a look into Boom’s Mighty Morphin’ Power Ranger series! The discussion…

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Gundam Build Fighters A-R Concludes Next Month

The June issue of Kadokawa’s Gundam Ace magazine released yesterday in Japan. The current issue announced that the Gundam Build Fighter A-R (Amazing Ready) manga will end in the next issue releasing on May 26.   The Gundam Build Fighters Amazing Ready manga launched in January 2016, as a sequel to the Gundam Build Fighters Amazing manga. Both series feature the Build Fighters’ character, Tatsuya Yuki/ Meijin Kawaguchi III as its protagonist. Gundam Build Fighters Amazing focuses on Tatsuya’s childhood, and how he got into Gunpla Battle; whereas, Amazing Ready is…

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The Drop Episode 35: It’s A Gundam!

On this week’s The Drop, Fighter xaos discusses the current Gundam news, such as the announcement of a Gundam 00 sequel. In addition, the reveal of the new series set in the Universal Century timeline called Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative, or Gundam NT.  Also, Fighter xaos discusses the news pertaining to Tom Clancy’s The Division getting a director for the movie based off the game of the same name. Follow Me Here: FIGHTER XAOS on Facebook & Instagram! Twitter: @ikariradio The Art of Xaos: Deviantart & Pixiv! Go Read My Web-comics: New Courage & Mixtape…

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Gundam NT Press Conference Teases Additional Anime Projects

Yesterday, Sunrise held its press conference for the unveiling of the newest Gundam project, Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative (Gundam NT). During the event a visual was presented that consisted of the pre-existing Universal Century productions, as well as official side stories like the ones presented in the video games. In addition, the visual features a section for future productions that will either release alongside, or after Gundam NT. However, the reveals are not confirmed to be in production or green-lit, Gundam Unicorn novelist Harutoshi Fukui, exclaimed to the audience “pretend you didn’t see…

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