The Japan Toy Association announced the winners of the sixth annual Japan Toy Award today on June 11th. Just as last year, the main toys of Dokidoki! PreCure, Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger, and Kamen Rider Wizard won the first prizes in their categories. Check the winners after the jump!
Rubber monster mayhem is running wild as a new full length trailer for this summer’s Kamen Rider Wizard and Kyoryuger movie double feature erupts online in a fiery plume of conflagration! Watch after the jump!
Japanese police announced yesterday that they searched 124 places in Japan and arrested 27 people in three days from February 19th to 21st on suspicion of using file-sharing software to upload anime, manga, music videos, and video games to the internet without the permission from the copyright holders. Hit the jump for more details.
Taking a break from all those anime previews jostling attention on the eve of Comiket, live-action tokusatsu makes its presence felt with the first trailer for Kamen Rider Wizard. Nearly the victim of a human sacrifice, heroic Haruto Sohma takes the war to the evil Phantoms on September 2nd. Get a look after the jump.
Following the conclusion of Kamen Rider Fourze, the venerable tokusatsu series goes someplace dark for its 23rd entry. Set to premiere September 2nd, Kamen Rider Wizard takes Junon fashion magazine contest winner Shunya Shiraishi and casts him into a world of Type-Moon like magic and Berserk like human sacrifice. Get a look after the jump.
Maybe a bit Harry Potter. Maybe a bit Type-Moon in a Fate/Zero vein. What's sure about the twenty-third Kamen Rider tokusatsu series is that Wizard will be a bit less campy than its Fourze predecessor. This week, Junon fashion magazine contest winner Shunya Shiraishi was officially introduced as hero Haruto Sohma. Get a look after the jump.