Monthly Archives: April 2016

Death Note’s 2016 Movie Gets A Title And 1st Visual

The official website for the upcoming Japanese live-action “Death Note 2016” was updated a few days ago. The update brings a title “Death Note Light Up The New World” and the first visual for the movie showing off three cast members: Mishima (Higashide Masahiro),  Ryuzaki (Ikematsu Sosuke) and Shien (Suda Masaki). Amane Misa (Toda Erika) and Ryuk (Nakamura Shido) will both make their way into “Death Note’s” new movie. Shinsuke Sato (Gantz Live-Action) will sit in the directors chair.

Sentai Filmwork’s Nabs “Trinity Seven” License

Trinity Seven

Sentai Filmworks announced today on their blog a new license acquisition, Trinity Seven. The anime is based on the original manga written by Kenji Saito with illustrations by Akinari Nao. The 12-episode anime was streamed by Crunchyroll from October 2014 to December 2014. Sentai Filmworks will re-release the fantasy harem on select digital-outlets with home-video release to follow. 

New “Kirby: Roboplanet” Game Trailer Looks Epic

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Kirby: Roboplanet will be launched in Japan April 28 with a world-wide release coming two dates after. In addition to this new, epic game trailer Nintendo Uk announced an amiibo bundle showing some Kirby: Roboplanet box art. Checkout the trailer below.

Detective Conan: The Darkest Nightmare Streams Two Ads On Official Website

darkest nightmare film

Japanese fans recently had the opportunity to watch the 20th Detective Conan (Case Closed) film in theaters. The movie was released today, April 16. For those who haven’t already seen the movie the studio streamed two new promotional videos to get some interest drumming.

“Dragon Ball Fusions” 3DS RPG Japanese Trailer

Dragon Ball Fusion Ad

Looks like another Dragon Ball RPG will soon be available in Japan. The title “Dragon Ball Fusions” give players the ability to create a character, find and collect other Dragon Ball characters and fuse them. Characters will appear from multiple dimensions, universes and timelines giving the player the ability to create “unique” fusions never seen in the anime.

The trailer is just a bunch of still images with music mixed in with a bit of gameplay. Still, this is Dragon Ball, and an RPG at that. Let us know what you think in the comments below.

Scarlette Johansson’s Picture For Upcoming Ghost In The Shell Movie

Take a peek at the only image on the net for “Ghost In The Shell’s” live-action Hollywood film. We can see Scarlette Johansson, as Major staring at something but nothing at the same time.

Godzilla Resurgence Opens In Japan This July

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Godzilla fans world-wide have something to look forward to in the upcoming months. Godzilla Resurgence debuts in Japan July 29 and directors are saying it’s the most “terrifying” version of the mutated dinosaur to date.

Dark Souls Being Made Into A Board Game By SteamForged

steamforge dark souls board game

That’s right folks. Steam Forged, a company responsible for a board game titled “Guild Ball” will be using their expert team and expertise to create a Dark Souls board game. 

One Piece: Burning Blood Bikini Showdown

One Piece: Burning Blood Trailer

Bandai and V-jump team-up to give players a look at the One Piece girls duking it out in non-other Bikinis! Because, you know, busty woman fighting in bikinis is totally amazing.

Makoto Shinkai’s Newest Anime Film “Your Name” 1st Trailer

The “5 Centimeters Per Second” director has a new anime-film coming out this summer, and the visuals are amazing! Checkout the trailer above and tell me otherwise.