Official Images: Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman GridKnight & Gridman (Initial Fighter) Set

Last night, Bandai revealed the newest additions to the Super Mini-Pla line which come from the anime series, SSSS.Gridman based on the Tsuburaya Productions’ hero/ series, Denkou Choujin Gridman. The first set to be announced is the basic Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman set, which we previously covered. Then as for the second set announced, it is a Premium Bandai release for GridKnight and Gridman (Initial Fighter), his first form in the series.   For those unaware, the GridKnight is the evolved form of the kaiju, Anti, who is based on Shinobilar…

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Official Images: Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman

Last night, Bandai revealed the newest additions to the Super Mini-Pla line which come from the anime series, SSSS.Gridman based on the Tsuburaya Productions’ hero/ series, Denkou Choujin Gridman. The first set to be announced is the basic Super Mini-Pla SSSS.Gridman set; whereas, the second set announced will get its own follow up article shortly. Now, this Super Mini-Pla set will include Gridman and his assist weapons which can combine together to form Gridman’s various forms seen in the series. For those unaware, the assist weapons consist the Neon Genesis…

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Mamoru Miyano Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Mamoru Miyano will be joining the anime cast as Benimaru Shinmon. Benimaru is a second/ third generation pyrokinetic and is the battalion commander of Company 7. Benimaru is also known not to follow the company’s rules and solely focuses on Asakusa. The cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kenichi Suzumura: Takehisa Hinawa Kazuya Nakai: Akitaru Ōbi Daisuke Sakaguchi: Victor Licht Aoi Yūki: Kotatsu Tamaki Taiten Kusunoki: Leonard Burns Tomokazu Seki: Rekka Hoshimiya Kazuyuki Okitsu: Karim…

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Vegeta (Super Saiyan God) Joins Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Roster

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has updated their official Twitter page with the announcement that Vegeta (Super Saiyan God) will be joining the roster of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2. He will be joining the roster as a part of Ultra Pack 1, which is set to launch this June. Additionally, Bandai Namco also announced that a free update for the game will be released in the near future. ""FUN TIME IS OVER!" Vegeta (Super Saiyan God) will be playable in DRAGON BALL XenoVerse2 when Ultra Pack 1 comes out in June! DBXV2 will also be getting…

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Cardfight!! Vanguard: High School Arc Cont. Promo Streamed

Bushiroad has recently streamed a livestream presentation where they revealed a preview for Cardfight!! Vanguard: High School Arc Cont., which is the next upcoming season of the anime series. The preview also features the opening theme song for the series titled, “Invincible Fighter,” which is performed by RAISE A SULLEN. The band will also be performing the ending theme song titled, “Takin’ My Heart.”   Cardfight!! Vanguard: High School Arc Cont. will premiere on TV Tokyo and its affiliates on May 11. New episodes of the series will air on Saturdays at 8 AM JST. The season will…

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Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Soldier SDBD Release Date Announced

Discotek Media has updated their official Facebook page with the release details for the SDBD release of Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Soldier. For those who are not aware, Discotek announced that they would be releasing the series on SDBD at Otakon 2017. the series will be released on SDBD on July 25, 2019. Cyborg 009: The Cyborg Solider is an anime series that premiered in Japan in 2001 and also aired on Toonami in 2003.  The series was a retelling of the original 1964 Cyborg 009 manga series. The series will retail for $69.95 although it is currently…

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Viz Media Licenses Persona 5 Manga

Viz Media recently announced on their official twitter page that they have licensed the Persona 5 manga. For those who are not aware the manga series was released in Japan on September 22, 2016. The manga is illustrated/ written by Murasaki Hisato and is an adaptation of the Persona 5 video game. The manga also received a sequel titled, “Persona 5: The Mementos Mission.” The manga is illustrated by Rokuro Saito and it launched in the Dengeki Maoh magazine in October, 2018. Viz Media will be releasing the first volume of the first manga series in Winter…

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Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution Trailer #3 Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updates with a new trailer for Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution. The recent trailer features a closer look at the film’s setting and showcases another look at the characters. The trailer also takes a look at Mewtwo’s armored form, which looks quite different compared to his original design. Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution will be released in Japanese theaters on July 12, 2019. After seeing this trailer it actually makes me believe this film might be pretty lame. The human character animation…

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Third Season for Seven Deadly Sins Anime Announced

Studio DEEN announced that they will be producing a new season for The Seven Deadly Sins anime titled, “The Seven Deadly Sin: Wrath of the Gods (Nanatsu no Taizai: Kamigami no Gekirin).” The third season is set to premiere this Fall and will apparently be leading to the story’s “climax.” The staff for the third season includes: Susumu Nishizawa: Director Rintarou Ikeda: Series Composition Rie Nishino: “Animation Character Setting” Hiroyuki Sawano, Kohta Yamamoto, Takafumi Wada: Composers Studio DEEN: Production (Originally A-1 Pictures) The returning cast members include: Yuuki Kaki: Meliodas Sora Amamiya: Elizabeth…

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Lynn Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Lynn will be joining the anime cast as Princess Hibana. Princess Hibana is the battalion commander of Company 5 and she has the personality of an arrogant queen. The cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kenichi Suzumura: Takehisa Hinawa Kazuya Nakai: Akitaru Ōbi Daisuke Sakaguchi: Victor Licht Aoi Yūki: Kotatsu Tamaki Taiten Kusunoki: Leonard Burns Tomokazu Seki: Rekka Hoshimiya Kazuyuki Okitsu: Karim Fulham Satoshi Hino: Foien Li Katsuyuki Konishi: Takeru Noto Lynn: Princess Hibana As reported earlier, the…

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