Bandai's run of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure - Eyes of Heaven character videos continues with the old-school, "Phantom Blood" take on villainous vampire Dio. Character from the eight parts of the Hirohiko Araki manga meet and battle on PlayStation 3 and 4 December 17th.
Two very different personality types are paired in Good Smile Company's latest Nendoroid offerings. From Gatchaman Crowds comes the gloomy Utsu-tsu, and ready to "advance" her mood is the hyper-active Hacka Doll #1 from the mobile app turned anime. Also previewed in a Guildmaster Nendoroid from the Monster Hunter Frontier G Five Million Hunters Memorial Goods. Get a look after the jump.
You might remember that My Hero Academia author Kōhei Horikoshi has expressed his admiration for character designer Yoshiko Umakoshi's earlier work on Heartcatch Precure, and said that Umakoshi's take on the characters might be better than his own. Those designs of Quirk (super power) lacking, aspiring hero Izuku Midoriya (CV Daiki Yamashita) and legendary superman All Might (CV Kenta Miyake ) are now online in color. Get a look after the jump.
Rosanna Pansino is back with another Japanese pop culture inspired baking project. Due to popular demand, the geek baker went for a treat from Fairy Tail, specifically its Fantasia Cake. Watch how to make your own after the jump.
In their latest preview stream, Good Smile Company announced plans to release a Nendoroid superdeformed figure of One-Punch Man's popular cyborg S-Class hero Genos. He follows the Saitama that they have planned for April 2016. More after the jump.
Puella Magi Madoka Magica's Monster Hunter collaboration, previously presented on Frontier G last year, is now headed to the new iOS/Android version, Explore (aka XR). Running December 3-17, it will feature ravenous witch inspired mutated white rabbit beasts, driven crazy by the smell of candy, along with Madoka Ruban Armor, QB Ramoru amor, Homura Oruroju and Charlotte Doruche armor with healing and defensive bonuses.
Fairy Tail PR has filled in the mystery casting for the winter TV anime adaptation of Hiro Mashima's Zero prequel manga with news that Kana Hanazawa will voice the role of Zera. More after the jump.
With the first being offered for pre-order starting tomorrow, Good Smile Company has previewed the 1/8 scale Bakemonogatari Series Second Season figure of Nadeko Sengoku in her medusa version, based on the cover illustration of the ‘Otorimonogatari Volume 2 / Nadeko Medusa (Part 2)’ Blu-ray & DVD. Sitting on top of a donation box, bottles of sake and money, the figure boasts white hair made up of snakes has been carefully sculpted to preserve the subtle movements.
Bandai Namco has posted their latest look at Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 with a battle video featuring Kakashi Hatake versus Itachi Uchiha, with Obito and Shisui Uchiha serving as their respective seconds. The CyberConnect2 fighter hits PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in North America and Europe on February 9, 2016. Get a look after the jump
It's a busy couple of days for horror action character birthdays. The Twitter account for Seraph of the End notes that November 22nd was Shinya Hīragi's birthday, immediately followed by Yoichi Saotome on the 23rd. Blood Lad author Yuuki Kodama also posted a sketch for the birthday of series star Staz Charlie Blood. Get a look after the jump.
Following last weekend's debut of Digimon Adventure Tri Part One: "Saikai" (Reunion), Natsuki Hanae (Taichi), Yoshimasa Hosaya (Yamato), Chika Sakamoto (Agumon), and Mayumi Yamaguchi (Gabumon) took the stage to announce that part two, "Ketsui" (Determination) will open its theatrical run on March 12, 2016. More after the jump.
Presented in 75 theaters across Japan with American-born pro-wrestler Masahiro Chono appearing as its official ambassador, the Girls und Panzer movie took its 85 million yen ($692,000) in last weekend's day-one box office. More after the jump.
Sega has presented the latest preview for the winter anime inspired by the Phantasy Star Online 2 MMORPG. The series is set to broadcast starting January 7th on TBS with Shouta Aoi singing theme, now titled "Peerless Stargate." Get a look after the jump.
The anime version of mature tokusatsu series Garo continues in spring 2016 with new anime feature Divine Flame. The follow-up to 2014's first TV anime spin-off is set four years after its events with Yuichiro Hayashi directing the completely new MAPPA production and Yasuko Kobayashi on the screenplay. Check out the promo after the jump.
The set of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders' rubber mascot charms featuring Boston Terrier Iggy cosplaying as his traveling companions and archenemy Dio, released last month, now have a companion set in which the gum-loving reluctant hero cosplays as the series' prominent Stand tarot-motifs. Get a look after the jump.