This week, Netflix's streaming service added 2011 Sunrise superhero anime Tiger & Bunny. The series is available in both subbed and dubbed format, but unlike the version that Viz streamed, it does not have the real-world sponsorship that adorn many of hero characters. More after the jump.
Today on October 17, Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai started accepting pre-orders for two new PC character cushions inspired by Kotetsu T. Kaburagi and Barnaby Brooks Jr., the protagonists of the TIGER & BUNNY anime series. They are the latest items from the company's "Fancy Zakka (sundries) Project." Check out how to use them in your PC life after the jump!
Bandai's apparel division has launched its new fashion brand "SOURCES GRIFFIN" inspired by Kotetsu T. Kaburagi and Barnaby Brooks Jr., the two male protagonist in the Tiger & Bunny anime franchise. The company's character fashion site BanColle! today started accepting pre-orders for its first lineup of four-type shirts.Check out the product photos after the jump.
Hirata Productions, the voice talent company managed by voice actor Hiroki Hirata, is causing a stir on Twitter with a post that hints that more Tiger & Bunny may be on the way. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai Visual has posted a 100-second preview for the upcoming Blu-ray "THE SOUND OF TIGER & BUNNY 2016" that contains the Tiger & Bunny franchise's 5th anniversary orchestra concert held at Tokyo International Forum on August 11 and 12. Check the clip including a special hero show after the jump.
The Hollywood Reporter's Heat Vision blog had learned that Ellen Shanman has been hired to write a script for the English, live-action adaptation of superhero anime Tiger & Bunny. The site notes that Shanman is the author of the novels Right Before Your Eyes and Everything Nice, which she adapted for film.
In commemoration of the fifth anniversary of its TV broadcast in Japan, Bandai Visual will release a 12-disc Blu-ray box set of Sunrise's 2011 hero action anime series Tiger & Bunny on October 26. The set includes a newly recorded audio drama CD "Blue Rose's Midnight Ice Cream Returns!!!!." Check the sample audio and three CMs after the jump.
Following his partner Kotetsu T. Kaburagi revealed last month, a 15cm figure of Barnaby Brooks Jr. from the Tiger & Bunny franchise is announced to join Megahouse's Palmate Extra Line as its second item. The anime franchise celebrates its fifth anniversary this year. Check the details after the jump.
Believe it or not, Tiger & Bunny is five years old. The super hero anime debuted on April 3rd, 2011. Bandai's MegaHouse brand and their "Buddy Project" is celebrating with a series of Palmate Extra 15cm non-scale figures starting with Kotetsu T. "Wild Tiger" Kaburagi. This Extra-sized is larger than the typical, 8cm Palmate series, so may take two hands to hold. Get a look after the jump.