Category: Events

Universal Studios Japan announces Sailor Moon 4D experience!!

Now you can punish those in the name of the moon in an all new interactive experience at Universal Studios Japan. The park’s latest addition, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon The Miracle 4-D: Moon Palace Chapter, will run along side the Attack on Titan and Lupin III attractions this Summer beginning May 31. This is part …

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Become a duelist with SCRAP and Yu-Gi-Oh collaboration!!

So, think you have what it takes to be a duelist? Then accept the challenge set by Seto Kaiba! SCRAP and Yu-Gi-Oh are teaming up to bring the dueling experience to the masses in an all-new game, “Challenge from KaibaCorp.” Players are invited to be beta testers for the Solid Vision Sphere, Seto Kaiba’s new …

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Funimation to screen new Fruits Basket anime in U.S. theaters!!

Anime fans, the gods at Funimation deserve our praise again! They will bring the first two episodes of the new Fruits Basket anime to US theaters in both Japanese original and English dub. Attendees to the event with receive cute prizes – a lanyard, a 16oz cup and three badges featuring Yuki, Kyo and Tohru. …

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Hasbro, makers of Transformers and G.I. Joe, set to unveil new Overwatch action figures!!

Hasbro, the company behind popular Transformers, G.I. Joe and My Little Pony toylines, announced that they will be making action figures based Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch. The figures, known as “Ultimates” will stand six inches tall and will be highly articulated. The company’s first figure to be revealed was Mercy at BlizzCon 2018. If the cards …

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Naruto theme park to open in Shanghai Mall!!

Wanna run like ninja? Learn how to channel your chakra? Hang out with the Hokage? Well, that may be all possible if you head to China. The Shanghai New World shopping mall announced that it will open a theme park based on Masashi Kishimoto’s popular ninja manga series. Called “Naruto World”, the indoor theme park …

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NEW Artifical Intelligence feature could make fighting games smarter?!

As if fighting against a computer controlled Akuma isn’t bad enough, there is a new AI system that could change the face of fighting games. The upcoming Samurai Shodown game (Samurai Spirits in Japan) appears to be using the neural network AI for enemy fighters. What this new system does exactly is relatively unknown. The …

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Short Short Fest, a FREE animation film fest in South Philly!

Date: Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 Time: 6pm Location: Tattooed Mom, 530 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147 Price: FREE! 21+ only Presented by The Barnhouse Collective and Tattooed Mom. Short Short Fest is a one night event of cartoons, beer, and comedy. If you enjoy experiencing new works of animated content, supporting local artists, and having drinks …

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Kingdom Hearts Orchestra begins new worldwide tour in April!!

Experience the music of Kingdom Hearts like never before in a new worldwide tour for 2019. What better way to celebrate the release of the long-awaited Kingdom Hearts III than with a world tour featuring music from the beloved series created by Square Enix and Disney. Square Enix announced plans for Kingdom Hearts Orchestra -World …

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Meet Dante and Gideon in new key visual for Devil May Cry: The Live Hacker!!

Check out Dante and Gideon in this new visual released by Pony Canyon for the upcoming Devil May Cry – The Live Hacker, the stage play adaption of the popular hack and slash action series Devil May Cry developed by Capcom. Ryoma Baba (34/Ryuji Iwasaki/Blue Buster in Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters) portrays everyone’s favorite devil slayer …

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Illumination reveals ‘possible’ release date for Super Mario Bros movie!!

The company behind the “Despicable Me” franchise is making the film top priority. Founder Chris Meledandri said in a interview with Variety that the company’s focus will be on the development of the film with the possibility of it being released in 2022. He refers to the 1993 live action film, saying that he is …

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