Month: May 2018

Brennan Lee Mulligan and Molly Ostertag’s acclaimed webcomic Strong Female Protagonist has been updating twice a week for more than five years, building acclaim and followers with each installment. Of course, you already know that, because not only is the webcomic thriving, but Mulligan and Ostertag’s Kickstarter campaigns to fund trade paperbacks of the series
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Just when it looked as if The Crow was back on track, the long-planned reboot has been derailed again by the departure of its star and director. Deadline reports actor Jason Momoa and director Corin Hardy exited the production today, as Sony appeared ready to withdraw as the film’s worldwide distributor. The website attributes those
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Marvel Comics has followed up on its previous Infinity Wars teaser asking, “Who Will Death Claim?” with a new image that might give X-Men fans pause. The new image from J.G. Jones and Nolan Woodard features Star-Lord, who we’ve known was part of the event from the initial announcement, alongside newcomer Emma Frost under the
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When you find yourself in a pinch, look no further than Tanaka Ryunosuke of Karasuno High School’s volleyball team. This Haikyu!! favorite has already won the hearts of fans, but now he’s even more adorable thanks to his new Nendoroid! In keeping with Nendoroid style, he comes with some amazing extra expressions. His regular face
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Tokyo Ghoul:re protagonist Sasaki Haise (or Kaneki Ken!) has joined Kotobukiya’s ARTFX J series of figures! Sasaki is featured in immaculate detail with his flowing coat and even the quinque Yukimura 1/3. He also comes with a replacement face part with an absolutely bone-chilling expression featuring his activated kagune…! The contrast between that and his
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Additional cast members have been announced for the upcoming live action adaptation of Kubo Tite’s Bleach! Nagasawa Masami will play the role of Ichigo’s beloved mother Kurosaki Masaki, while Eguchi Yousuke will play his mysterious and goofy father Kurosaki Isshin. Koyanagi Yuu will take the role of his stoic classmate, Sado Yasutora and Mano Erina
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After taking the world of social media by storm, Rob Liefeld‘s all-new, original parody character “The Pouch” will debut in Bloodstrike #23 for its “Bloodstrike Brutalists” story arc, along with being featured on a special variant cover for the issue. “The Pouch” is in reference to Liefeld’s generous use of pouches on many of his characters from the
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A resident of HBO’s Westworld is making his way to Green Hill Zone. Variety reports actor James Marsden has landed the lead role in the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog film, a live-action/CGI hybrid adaptation of the popular SEGA video game series. Earlier today, ThatHashtagShow reported that comedic actors Jack Black, Jason Segal, Owen Wilson and Ed Helms were all being eyed for
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Terry Crews and Chris ‘Ludacris’ Bridges are teaming up on the big screen for thriller John Henry, a reimagining of the classic folklore tale of John Henry. Will Forbes will make his directorial debut on the project. According to Deadline, the Brooklyn Nine-Nine lead and Fast & Furious alum will headline the indie film. The film follows Crews’ Henry as he moves
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In the wake of ABC’s decision to cancel Roseanne following a racist tweet by star Roseanne Barr, television networks and streaming services are rushing to drop classic reruns of the comedy from their lineups. Viacom-owned TV Land, where Roseanne marathons were a weekend staple, Paramount Television and CMT, were joined by Hulu and digital giant
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The gorgeous and dangerous Panther of Persona 5 has arrived in Max Factory’s figma collection, and she’s ready for a fight! Panther (AKA Takamaki Ann) is one of Persona 5’s most popular playable characters, instantly recognizable from her striking red panther suit. From the bright and deep shades of red to the eyecatching violet glovers,
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The legal battle between Sesame Street and The Jim Henson Company over the upcoming The Happytime Murders is escalating in the most felt-fitting way possible: Puppet lawyers. In response to the Sesame Street’s production company, Sesame Workshop, suing STX Entertainment, the studio behind the raunchy puppet comedy issued a statement to the Huffington Post “crafted” by
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As production for Season 2 of The Gifted ramps up, the X-Men-related TV series has put out a casting call for Atlanta-based extras to play new mutants in the upcoming season, with an emphasis on, “Bald is also a plus.” While the caveat about male extras being bald for an X-Men adaptation immediately invokes comparisons to
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X-Force director Drew Goddard confirmed the film will focus on Deadpool, Cable and Domino, a trio of characters he has been a fan of since his childhood. “It really all stems from a place of love; I love those comics, I love Ryan [Reynolds], I love Josh [Brolin] and I love Zazie Beetz,” Goddard told
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What would happen if Netflix’s Daredevil had to contend with enemies who were armed with something a little more high tech than handguns? How would he fare against lightsabers? Youtube user ImmersionVFX answered precisely this question in the their video “Daredevil with Lightsabers,” which bears the description, “Frank Castle is being hunted by the Sith.
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Following the departure of Willa Holland’s Thea Queen and the loss of Paul Blackthorne’s Quentin Lance, Arrow fans have been searching for clues about who might fill out the cast in Season 7. Colton Haynes’ Arsenal is returning as a series regular, and Batwoman will make her Arrowverse debut during the annual crossover, but the
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Sports, whether it’s ice skating, tennis, volleyball or boxing, is a consistently popular genre in anime. One type of sports anime that holds a special place in many fans’ hearts is soccer, ranging from classics like Captain Tsubasa to more recent titles like Cleanliness Boy! Aoyama-kun. Anime!Anime! surveyed 90 fans between May 9−12 to find
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At the 52nd Prize Fair, Japan’s best-known toy and prize manufacturers previewed this season’s latest and greatest items set to appear as prizes in future! This event’s Tokyo edition was held on May 23 at TOC Ariake, and as usual, Banpresto’s booth was loaded with tempting figures, plushies, pillows and more. Be sure to prepare
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The kabuki stage adaptation for Naruto Shippuden has given fans another sneak peek at the actors and costumes for Naruto and Sasuke in a new teaser video! Uzumaki Naruto is being played by Bandou Minosuke while Uchiha Sasuke is being played by Nakamura Hayato. While the two rivals’ costumes have been slightly modified, key characteristics
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