Manga author Yuuki Yogo recently got a bit of a bump in prominence when he illustrated Berserker Hijikata Toshizou for hit mobile RPG Fate/Grand Order's Fate/GUDAGUDA Meiji Ishin event. With the extra attention he revisited an idea that he previously played with, posting an updated edition of his Japanese take on American comics' Avengers super-hero team.
Get your hot blood pumping! A new trailer for Super Robot Wars V is here, and it's got new attacks, new and returning Banpresto Originals, the new JAM Project theme, and the appearance of the newest member of the Mazinger team! Check it all out after the jump!
Is that a new Mazinger on the horizon? Tamashii Nation is releasing an as-yet-unseen robot next year, which looks to be exclusive to the 25th anniversary Super Robot Wars game. Find out more, and get your own, after the jump!
This year's MIPCOM 2016 TV/entertainment tradeshow starts in Cannes, France, October 17th. An early look at what Toei will be bringing shows that Dragon Ball Super will be making its return, having been exhibited last year. It's joined by the new Digimon multiple media series Appmonsters (also known as Applimonster), and a new incarnation of pioneering mecha series Mazinger. Get a look after the jump.
Go Nagai's pioneering internally piloted mech Mazinger Z made it to the US under the name Tranzor Z, and while its not widely remembered her, it and follow-up Grendizer have quite an international following. Italy's Spadoni Production, who has previously done a CG Saint Seiya shorts, has now launched their tribute to the seminal live action mech. Get a look after the jump.
The anime version of pioneering piloted mech Mazinger Z debuted on Fuji Television in December 1972 (the manga predated it by two months). In honor of the seminal rocket-punching robot's 40th anniversary Bandai is releasing a prestige DX Chogokin Mazinger Z with full internal diecast skeleton, removable armor and light and sound gimmicks. Get a look after the jump.