Thursday, August 17, 2017

VIZ Media Launches Hilarious NARUTO Manga Spin-Off

VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES THE HILARIOUS NEW MANGA SERIES NARUTO: CHIBI SASUKE’S SHARINGAN LEGEND

Naruto’s Rival Returns – Cuter Than Ever And Ready For New Action Packed Adventures!

San Francisco, CA, August 17, 2017 VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, announces the launch of NARUTO: CHIBI SASUKE'S SHARINGAN LEGEND, a hilarious spin-off of the world’s most popular ninja manga series, NARUTO, on September 5 th.

Bluefin Details Extraordinary HANNIBAL LECTER Action Figures From Blitzway

BLUEFIN OPENS PRE-ORDERS FOR STUNNINGLY REALISTIC 1/6 SCALE HANNIBAL LECTER ACTION FIGURES FROM BLITZWAY

Cinema’s Most Infamous And Charismatic Serial Killer Comes To Life In Two New 12-Inch Designs Set For Release In Early 2018; Each Figure Features Over 30 Points Of Articulation And An Array Of Screen Accurate Props

Anaheim, CA, August 17, 2017 Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Asia and more, brings one of cinema’s most memorable villains to life as it opens pre-orders for BLITZWAY’s new line of 1/6 Scale Hannibal Lecter Action Figures.

The LEGO NINJAGO Movie Video Game Gets Ninja-gility Trailer


Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment released the latest trailer for The LEGO NINJAGO Movie Video Game, based on the upcoming big-screen adventure.

The new trailer features the Ninjago heroes training in the art of Ninja-gility which allows them to traverse Ninjago Island by wall-running, high-jumping and battling the foes of Ninjago to master and upgrade their combat skills with epic kicks, swings and gravity defying runs.  

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

1970's Retro Pulp PC Game 'The Amazing Eternals' Releases First Video and Screens


DIGITAL EXTREMES ANNOUNCES FOUNDERS PROGRAM, REVEALS FIRST GAMEPLAY FOR THE AMAZING ETERNALS (FORMERLY KEYSTONE)

Sign up Free or Join the Founders Program to get Exclusive Gear and Instant Access to Closed Beta Starting August 29

LONDON, ON – August 16, 2017 Building from its Closed Alpha test with thousands of enthusiastic new players, free-to-play Canadian developer and publisher Digital Extremes will launch the Founders Program for The Amazing Eternals (formerly codenamed Keystone) Tuesday, August 29. Using the community-driven model that helped grow Warframe to great success, The Amazing Eternals Founders Program rewards early adopters with direct development team collaboration, exclusive in-game gear, instant access to the Closed Beta, and more. Join the Multiverse by signing up free for a chance to get into The Amazing Eternals Closed Beta or enter the game instantly with the Founders Program launch on Tuesday, August 29! Sign up here: www.amazingeternals.com/

One:12 Collective Spider-Man Homecoming

A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in Spider-Man: Homecoming.  Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May, under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark. Peter tries to fall back into his normal daily routine – distracted by thoughts of proving himself to be more than just your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man – but when the Vulture emerges as a new villain, everything that Peter holds most important will be threatened.
 
Spider-Man Homecoming joins the One:12 collective. With a comprehensively detailed film-accurate outfit and unique character specific accessories. This figure also features a newly sculpted body to accurately reflect the slender, teenage frame of Spider-Man in the new movie. 

RANMA ½ Anime OVA & MOVIE COLLECTION Debuts From VIZ Media

VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES HOME MEDIA RELEASE OF RANMA ½ OVA & MOVIE COLLECTION

Three Full-Length RANMA ½ Feature Films And Eleven OVAs Based On The Classic Anime Series Make North American Debut In HD Format

San Francisco, CA, August 15, 2017 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, delights anime fans and lovers of the classic RANMA ½ series as it announces the upcoming home media release of the RANMA ½ OVA & Movie Collection on September 19th.

2017 J-POP SUMMIT In S.F. Announces Authentic Ramen & Sake Attractions

J-POP SUMMIT 2017 ANNOUNCES ITS PREMIUM LINE-UP OF RAMEN, SAKE AND FOOD VENDORS AT THIS YEAR’S FESTIVAL

The San Francisco Bay Area’s Premiere Japanese Pop Culture Event Announces A Slate of Japanese Food and Drinks Participants at Fort Mason Center For Arts and Culture This September

San Francisco, CA, August 15, 2017– J-POP SUMMIT 2017, one of the world’s biggest Japanese pop culture events, announces another exciting year with a diverse line-up of Japanese ramen chefs, sake producers, and food and drink vendors to be featured on Saturday, September 9th and Sunday, September 10th starting at 11:00am at the Fort Mason Center For Arts and Culture’s Festival Pavilion, located at 2 Marina Blvd in San Francisco, CA. The two-day slate of Japanese food and drinks are paired alongside an extensive roster of attractions, participants, exhibits, and other live programming. Tickets are available now starting at $35 for adults and $15 for kids ages 6+ at: www.J-POP.com.

"Batman vs. Two-Face" Coming to Blu-ray/DVD on 10/17/17

POP CULTURE ICONS ADAM WEST & WILLIAM SHATNER UNITE TO VOICE THE TITLE CHARACTERS FOR
AN ALL-NEW, ACTION-PACKED, ANIMATED FILM,
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT’S

BATMAN VS. TWO-FACE

COMING OCTOBER 10, 2017 TO DIGITAL
AND OCTOBER 17, 2017 TO BLu-Ray TM COMBO PACK & DVD

VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF THE MR. OSOMATSU ANIME SERIES

Uproarious Comedy About The Misadventures Of Six Unique Brothers Is Produced By The Famed Anime Production Company Studio Pierrot And Inspired By A Bestselling Manga Series

San Francisco, CA, August 2017 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, brings the hilarious story of six quirky siblings to North and Latin American audiences as it expands its anime catalog with the acquisition of MR. OSOMATSU. VIZ Media announced the news during its official panel held this past weekend during Otakon 2017.

VIZ Media Announces Important New Manga & Anime Acquisitions At Otakon 2017


VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES NEW MANGA SERIES ACQUISITIONS AT OTAKON 2017

New Titles Scheduled To Launch In 2018 Include The Shojo Series TAKANE & HANA, A RWBY Prequel, And More!

San Francisco, CA, August 2017 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, thrilled audiences during its official panel held this past weekend at Otakon 2017 as it detailed a variety of new publishing acquisitions.

"Justice League: The New Frontier Commemorative Edition" on Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray Steelbook, DVD on 10/3/17

WITNESS THE FORMATION OF THE
WORLD’S GREATEST SUPER HERO TEAM
WHEN WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT
AND DC ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE

JUSTICE LEAGUE:
THE NEW FRONTIER
COMMEMORATIVE EDITION

OCTOBER 3, 2017 ON BLU-RAY™ COMBO PACK,
BLU-RAY™ STEELBOOK AND DVD

All-New FEATURETTE spotlights amazing career of
award-winning writer/artist darwyn cooke

VIZ Media Details Exciting New POKÉMON Art Book

CELEBRATE THE SPECIAL RELEASE OF POKÉMON ADVENTURES 20TH ANNIVERSARY ILLUSTRATION BOOK: THE ART OF POKÉMON ADVENTURES

THE ART OF POKÉMON ADVENTURES Features Character Designs, Storyboards, Exclusive Posters And A New POKÉMON Story Released In English For The First Time

San Francisco, CA, August 2017 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, explores the fantastic characters and settings of the world of POKÉMON with the release of POKÉMON ADVENTURES 20TH ANNIVERSARY ILLUSTRATION BOOK: THE ART OF POKÉMON ADVENTURES, now available.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Marvel Animated Minimates Series 6 Revealed & Series 5 Now Available at Walgreens

Marvel Animated Minimates Series 5 has arrived in Walgreens stores! It’s the latest assortment in the exclusive mini-figure line only available at Walgreens, and now Diamond Select Toys is ready to unveil the next assortment in the line! This upcoming sixth series of figures features all-new two-packs from Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man and Avengers Assemble, including long-awaited and fully updated editions of some classic Super Heroes and Super Villains, as well as one never-before-made character! 

Thursday, August 10, 2017

VIZ Media Announces Activities And Special Guests For OTAKON THIS WEEKEND!

VIZ MEDIA DETAILS OFFICIAL PANELS, EVENTS, AND RETAIL EXCLUSIVES FOR OTAKON 2017

Celebrate SAILOR MOON, BORUTO, ONE-PUNCH MAN, And More With VIZ Media At The East Coast’s Preeminent Anime Convention

San Francisco, CA, August 9, 2017 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, caps off the summer convention season as it announces a wide range of events, activities and an array of exciting retail exclusives available for purchase at Otakon 2017.

Dark Tower, Defenders, Thanos and More from DST!

This week, Diamond Select Toys is sending you the best of all worlds, as characters from across the galaxy travel to your local comic shop! New Minimates from the alien world seen in Alien: Covenant! New Vinimates from the world-hopping Dark Tower film! New Gallery PVCs from the worlds of Marvel comics and Marvel television! And a resin statue of Marvel’s world-conquering Thanos! Read on for details, then find a store at comicshoplocator.com, or order online at shop.diamondselecttoys.com!

Alien: Covenant Movie Minimates Series 1 Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys Release! The most anticipated sci-fi film of the year is almost here, and DST is celebrating with a new assortment of Minimates! Springing out of the successful Alien and Aliens Minimates lines, this new assortment for Alien: Covenant will include four different two-packs based on the film, including crew members David, Tennessee, Daniels and a variety of new creatures! Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts and accessories. Each two-pack comes packaged on a full-color blister card. (Item # APR172627, SRP: $9.99/ea.)
https://shop.diamondselecttoys.com/aliens-covenant-movie-minimates-series-1-asst