Following previews at San Diego Comic-Con and Wonder Festival, illustrator Shunya Yamashita has posted his designs for upcoming Marvel, DC, Tekken and Street Fighter bishoujo figures, set to be released by Kotobukiya in 2015. Get a look after the jump.
Warner Bros. has announced that Wonder Woman will be played by 28 year-old Israeli actress and model Gal Gadot in the currently untitled 2015 Superman-Batman live-action movie. More after the jump.
After roughly previewing a bishoujo figure of DC Comics' Black Canary back in February, Kotobukiya has now offered a look at the Shunya Yamashita illustration that was serve as the basis for the statuette. The next bishoujo figure is the June release of X-Men's Kitty Pryde. Canary should be out in the third quarter along with a bishoujo figure take on Tekken's Ling Xiaoyu. Get a look after the jump.
Superman isn't just a superhero, he's the original superhero, setting the template for every other do-gooder who came after him. Screenwriter David S. Goyer found writing the upcoming Superman reboot Man of Steel to be a real challenge--more after the jump!
After a three week introduction to a "Japanese manga-style version of Wonder Woman," DC Comics' digital Ame-Comi series has turned its attention to bishoujo Batgirl. Sanford Greene draws the new take on Batgirl and Robin as they confront adversary Poison Ivy. Get a preview after the jump.
DC Comics has recently spun their line of Ame-Comi bishoujo figures into its own "Japanese manga-style" digital comics, but the original 3D versions are also still getting some love from the publisher. Harley Quinn is getting a second version, while Superman villain(ess) Brainiac is being represented as what looks like a busty version of a Matrix squid. Get a peep after the jump.
The heroes and villains of DC fighter Injustice: Gods Among Us made an apperance at E3 in a special trailer showing off each character's unique moves! Dash past the jump to check out what the roster of Injustice can do!
Superhero movies aren't going away anytime soon thanks to the incredible success of Earth's Mightiest Heroes, The Avengers. Fly past the jump to see what steps Warner Bros. is taking to get DC's Justice League to the big screen!
After intense open-world action games and MMOs, DC Comics is making another attempt at a fighting game, this time with the NetherWorld-developed Injustice: Gods Among Us. Hit the jump to for the epic announcement trailer and more!
Based on its line of bishoujo figurines, DC Comics has launched Ame-Comi, a weekly digital comic “featuring Japanese manga-style versions of Wonder Woman and other superheroines” by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray. More after the jump.
DC Comics has announced that it will be expanding its line of original digital comics from Smallville Season 11, Batman Beyond, and Batman: Arkham Unhinged to include a new Batman series and a weekly series based on DC’s Ame-Comi Girls product line “featuring Japanese manga-style versions of Wonder Woman and other superheroines.” More after the jump.
Kotobukiya has boosted its plans for quarter three North American imports with a balance of mecha and bishoujo. A plastic model of Jehuty from Zone of Enders is due in August, while September sees a shift into cute girl gear with statues based on Tekken, DC Comics, and Idol Master. Take a look after the jump.
At this week's Toy Fair trade show, Kotobukiya previewed Shunya Yamashita designs for bishoujo statuettes of Mass Effect player character Commander Shepard and DC Comics' Power Girl. Get a look after the jump.
Comics news site Bleeding Cool posted a comic shop advertisement funded by DC Comics, which goes the extra mile to sway fans from the dark side of manga. The ad features Cyborg and the Justice League in a rally to get YOU to buy American! Hit the jump for more.