In 1985, Anno Hideaki, who was 25 years old at the time, participated in "The Complete Thunderbirds," a digest compilation of famous scenes from the British puppet show Thunderbirds, as editor. Its HD remastered edition is set to be aired next year on BS10 Star Channel under the title "Shin Complete Thunderbirds." Hit the jump for more details.
Hideaki Anno's upcoming Shin Kamen Rider film revealed a brand new visual of the updated design for the 2nd Kamen Rider, Hayato Ichimonji, today for the character's birthday. The visual was drawn by Evangelion 3.0+1.0 unit director and storyboarder Mahiro Maeda, who is a frequent collaborator of Anno's at Khara, and can be seen after the jump!
More news for the Hideaki Anno-directed Shin Kamen Rider film was released today during a special livestream fro the franchine, finally giving us our first look at the film in two promotional videos that recreate the original opening to the 1971 series – because of course Anno did that. Watch the videos and learn more about the film after the jump!
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Gainax's Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water, Movic is bringing you the Blue Water itself! A high-quality reproduction is now available for pre-order for a limited time. Find out how to get this legendary item for yourself after the jump!
Tsuburaya Productions announced yesterday that the production company has had to cancel their upcoming TSUBURAYA CONVENTION 2021 due to COVID-19 concerns. Alongside this, the official Twitter account for the upcoming Shin Ultraman film announced that more information on the film was set to be released during the event but will now be released another way. Details after the jump!
GKIDS and All The Anime jointly revealed the Collector's and Standard Edition Blu-rays for Neon Genesis Evangelion today after unveiling the Ultimate Edition a couple of weeks back. While the Collector's Edition will receive similar on-disc features as the Ultimate Edition, including the "classic" ADV dub, the standard edition will not. More details after the jump!
To celebrate the release of Evangelion 3.333 on 4K Ultra High-Definition Blu-ray today in Japan, the King Amusement Creative YouTube channel released a small 1 minute and 46-second sample of the 21-minute imageboard visualization by Mahiro Maeda that is released in the collection, depicting the first draft of the original Evangelion 3.0 film. Watch it after the jump!