Godzilla: The Showa-Era Films, 1954 – 1975 [The Criterion Collection Official Trailer]

Yesterday, the Criterion Collection released the official trailer for their upcoming release, Godzilla: The Showa-Era Films, 1954 – 1975. The trailer is based on the modern day-style of trailers which mashes up the 15 original films in the Godzilla series. Also, the trailer’s tagline is “ALL HAIL THE KING, GODZILLA!” Nevertheless, fans can check out the trailer below: Blu-ray available Oct 29, 2019: http://bit.ly/Godzilla1000   In 1954, an enormous beast clawed its way out of the sea, destroying everything in its path—and changing movies forever. The arresting original Godzilla soon…

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Mill Creek Entertainment’s Second Wave of Ultra Releases: Ultraseven, Orb & Geed!

Today, Mill Creek Entertainment officially announced their second wave of the Ultra series Blu-Ray releases. This new wave will consist of the third series in the franchise, Ultraseven, as well as two series from the New Generations Heroes era: Ultraman Orb and Ultraman Geed. First off, Ultraseven will receive a similar release to Ultra Q and Ultraman with it having a standard edition and a steelbook release. Now, the standard edition is $39.99, and the steelbook is $49.99 with both scheduled to release on December 10th.   Then, the Ultraman…

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Godzilla: The Showa-Era Films Blu-Ray Announced

Criterion has revealed that they will be releasing a blu-ray set of the entire Showa Era Godzilla films. The blu-ray set titled, “Godzilla: The Showa-Era Films,” will include the various films that were released in Japan from 1954 to 1975. The blu-ray will feature the original Japanese audio with English subtitles for each film. Godzilla: The Showa-Era Films will be released on October 29 with a list price of $224.95. The set is currently available on Criterion’s official website priced at $179.96.   The blu-ray set will include: Godzilla (1954) Godzilla Raids Again (1955) King Kong vs. Godzilla (1963) Mothra vs.…

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Mill Creek Entertainment Acquired the ULTRA Series Library for Physical & Digital North American Distribution

Today, Mill Creek Entertainment in cooperation with Indigo Entertainment announced they have acquired the license for Tsuburaya Productions’ Ultra series library for North American distribution. Indigo, on the behalf of Tsuburaya, developed this deal to assist in bringing back the Ultra series to North America. However, this distribution will entail both physical and digital releases for the franchise which includes the entire television series, and theatrical films remastered for high-definition.   Now, kicking off this licensing agreement and distribution, Mill Creek Entertainment is beginning with the first two installments, Ultra…

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New Akira Anime Project & 4K Akira Film Remaster Announced

Yesterday, Katsuhiro Otomo announced at Anime Expo 2019 that a new anime project based on his original Akira manga is in the works. The series is stated to integrate the entirety of the manga’s story. Additionally a 4K remaster of the 1988 film will be released in Japan in April 24, 2020. The 4K remaster will also be released in the United States. Bandai Namco also lisred the trailer that was shown at Anime Expo 2019. Funimation provided a description for the original film. Clandestine army activities threaten the war torn city of Neo-Tokyo…

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Discotek Media Announces MegaBeast Inspector Juspion Home Video Release Date

Disctotek Media has updated their official Facebook page with the home video release details for MegaBeast Inspector Juspion. For those who not aware, the company initially announced that they licensed the series at Otakon 2018. The series aired in Japan as apart of Toei’s Metal Hero series under the name Kyojuu Tokusou Juspion. The series premiered in March 1985 and ended in March the following year with a total of 46 episodes.   MegaBeast Inspector Juspion will be released on SDBD this August with a list price of $49.95 and is currently available at Rightstuf…

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Viz Media Announces Inuyasha Blu-Ray Home Video Release

Viz Media has recently updated their official twitter page with the announcement that they will be releasing the Inuyasha anime series on Blu-ray/ DVD this Fall. While the series received a DVD release in the past, this will be the first time the series will be available officially on Blu-ray in North America. For those who are not aware the anime is based on the manga series of the same name written by Rumiko Takahashi. The first anime series were based on the first 36 volumes of Takasahi’s manga series. The series aired in…

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“Captain Marvel” Home Video Release Date Announced

Marvel Studios has recently updated their official twitter page with the home video announcement for Captain Marvel. The film will first be available digitally on May 28 and will be released on Blu-ray / DVD on June 11.  Witness the rise of a hero in Marvel Studios' @CaptainMarvel on Digital & @Movies_Anywhere May 28 and Blu-ray June 11. Pre-order now: https://t.co/YMwN432FlC pic.twitter.com/yqlCo7HT79 — Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios) May 8, 2019 Marvel Studios provided a description for the film. Set in the 1990s, Marvel Studios’ “Captain Marvel” is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in…

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Official Images: Kamen Rider Build New World: Kamen Rider Grease V-Cinema With DX Grease Perfect Kingdom

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for the Kamen Rider Build New World: Kamen Rider Grease V-Cinema With DX Grease Perfect Kingdom set. The Kamen Rider Build New World: Kamen Rider Grease V-Cinema will take place after the events of the series and will mainly focus on Kazumi Sawatari aka Kamen Rider Grease. The set will include both the Blu-ray as well as the DX Grease Perfect Kingdom and the Grease Fullbottle.  Pre-orders for the set will open on April 24 at 11 AM JST and will close on June 20 at 11 PM…

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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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