Tag: Netflix

Apr 25 2018

Netflix acquires “Mob Psycho 101” live action!!

Netflix continues to expand its anime list! The live action series adaption of ONE’s action comedy webmanga series “Mob Psycho 101” is coming to Netflix on May 22 for streaming in North America. The series is described as: Shigeo Kageyama is an average middle school boy, nicknamed Mob (モブ Mobu) (meaning “background character”) for lacking …

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Mar 05 2018

Godzilla roars back into Japanese theaters May 2018!!

The big “G” is back and ready to show why he is the ‘King of Monsters.” Godzilla: Decisive Battle-Mobile Breeder City is the second film in the three-part 3DCG series featuring Ishirō Honda’s iconic city-stomping monster. The second film follows the events of “Godzilla: Monster Planet”, where Haruo Sakaki was soundly defeated by Godzilla Earth, …

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Feb 14 2018

Netflix acquires rights to live action “Sword Art Online” movie!!

Why just yesterday, Netflix announced they have gotten the rights to Skydance Television’s Sword Art Online live action series. Producer Laeta Kalogridis said in an interview with “Collider” that the series was sold to Netflix. Now, the good news is that main characters Kirito and Asuna will be played by Asian actors. Kalogridis has also …

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Jan 24 2018

Full Metal Alchemist coming to Netflix!!

There are big changes happening over at Netflix next month. Some shows and movies are on their way out while new material is being brought in. Among the newbies coming to the popular streaming channel is the live-action Full Metal Alchemist movie, listed as a “Netflix Original.” The Fumihiko Suri-adapted film hits Netflix on February …

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Nov 28 2017

Kakegurui live series casts its first star!!

Gambling series “Kakegurui” is getting a live adaption and the first star has already been cast. Actress Minami Hamabe appeared in costume online fresh from filming her scenes as the series’ main character Yumeko Jabame. Fans of drama will recognize Minami Hamabe for her portrayal as Saki Miyanaga in “Saki” and Menma in “Anohana.” She …

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Jun 29 2017

Netflix unveals Death Note Trailer!!

Check out the new trailer released by Netflix today for the upcoming American adaption of the popular thriller manga series “Death Note.” Directed by Adam Wingard (You’re Next, Blair Witch), the film stars Nat Wolff as Light Turner, a teenage boy who finds a mysterious notebook that has the power to kill anyone whose name …

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May 27 2017

This teaser trailer for Castlevania series is killer!!

Darkness is upon us. A great evil has befallen the land. The mere mention of his name strikes fear into the hearts of innocents. Count Dracula. However, a hero stands, ready to challenge the dark count with a will like tempered steel. He is the Vampire Hunter, Trevor Belmont. Gamers know that story all too …

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Feb 24 2017

First look at Dracula’s Castle for Netflix’s adaption of Castlevania!!

Excited for Frederator’s adaption of Konami’s popular Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse, director jumped on Facebook to reveal the promo poster of Dracula’s castle for the upcoming Netflix series. Design wise, the castle closely resembles what fans are familiar with having played the game series. The castle looks gnarly and has a bizarre gothic look to …

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Feb 10 2017

Netflix whips out Castlevania series!!

Yup, that’s right. Netflix has given the go ahead for a series based on Nintendo’s popular action series, Castlevania. The animated series will be based on Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse and will be produced by Adi Shankar. Shankar has said that the series will be R rated due to the intense violence and gore. The …

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Feb 06 2015

Netflix And Nintendo Teaming Up To Create Live-Action “Legend Of Zelda” Series?!

So this is not a joke. Earlier today, The Wall Street Journal reported that Nintendo and Netflix are working on a live-action series for the Legend Of Zelda series. At the moment, the series is in the early stages of development so no details about casting have been released. Netflix is describing the series as …

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