Doujin and ero-manga creator Toshirou Chiba from Celluloid Acme has a pretty evident affection for strong ladies, as seen in his doujinshi parodies of Naruto, Dragon's Crown, Dorohedoro and the like. A reader of American superhero comics, he's recently illustrated a series of mashups featuring the women in that genre, mixed up with the ship girls of KanColle. Check out the results after the jump.
Following last weekends Winter Wonder Festival and their posts of the designs for the bishoujo figures based on Marvel's Lady Deadpool and DC Comics' Raven, Kotobukiya has taken to Facebook with a preview of their bishoujo line figure of The Avengers' Wasp, as well as their winter-summer 2015 catalog. Get a look after the jump.
After their recent teaser of Raven from DC Comics' Titans, it was Marvel's turn for Kotobukiya's Bishoujo teasers. Previously having showed Shunya Yamashita's designs for Avengers heroine The Wasp, they've now offered a glimpse at the figure. Shortly after that the latest pic revealed the surprising introduction of a female version of the "merc with a mouth" Deadpool to the line.
During a presentation announcing plans for their Secret Wars event comic, Marvel Comics announced plans to include the Attack on Titan and Avengers crossover as part of their 2015 Free Comic Book Day offering. The "What If" comic with Marvel's Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy superhero teams battling the Female Titan on the streets of New York was originally published in Japan's Tokyo-based pop culture magazine Brutus Issue 790.
Along with the S.H. Figuarts Chibi Usa Moon, Bandai has launched a slate of other pre-orders that includes Super Mario World Yoshi, Star Wars Meishou MOVIE REALIZATION - Ashigaru Stormtrooper, S.H. Figuarts - Darth Vader and Stormtrooper and S.H. Figuarts Avengers 2 Age of Ultron Iron Man Mark.43. Get a look after the jump.
Between November 12 and December 3, fans of the Toei produced Marvel Disk Wars: The Avengers were asked to vote for their favorite anime versions of Amecomi superheroes and villains. The newly posted results have crowned Deadpool (voiced by Takehito Koyasu - Jojo's Dio,Gundam SEED's Mu La Flaga and Wing's Zechs) and Loki (voiced by Tadashi Mutou) with the winner getting special videos and wallpapers.
Japan's Toyko-based pop culture magazine Brutus has more information on the Attack on Titan crossover with Marvel Comics listed in its next issue preview. Issue 790, on sale November 15th will feature a "What If" comic with the Marvel's Avengers super hero team battling the Female Titan on the streets of New York. More after the jump.
There's a complicated landscape of which movie studios have rights to which to which Marvel characters, the net result of which is that you won't be seeing an Avengers and X-Men crossover movie any time soon. However, Toei has proudly announced that they're doing what Hollywood movies can't, putting the teams together in the Marvel Disk Wars: The Avengers anime series. More after the jump.
Max Factory and Good Smile Company complete The Avenger's big three this September with their poseable figure of Captain America. In addition to the requisite shield and multiple hand parts, like figma Thor, his eyes are moveable allowing you to change the direction he is looking. Get a look after the jump.
Following the recently previewed Thor, second in the The Avengers figma series is now slated to be the invincible Iron Man. In this case, the Mark VII is coming in August. Get a look after the jump.
Marvel will be continuing their Madhouse animated OVAs withAvengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher. The follow-up to last year's Iron Man: Rise of Technovore hits Blu-ray, DVD, and digital March 25. Get a look at the new preview clips after the jump.
Entertainment Weekly has learned that Marvel will be continuing their Madhouse animated OVAs with Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher. The follow-up to last year's Iron Man: Rise of Technovore hits Blu-ray, DVD, and digital March 25. More after the jump.
Next spring, Japan will be getting its own localized take on The Avengers, with Toei working with Disney on the animated series and Bandai working on the merchandise. In this case, a localized interpenetration means that Marvel's superheroes are basically going to become Pokémon. Now, there's an early look at the associated figures. Check them out after the jump.