SDCC 2014: Bluefin Tamashii Nations


After the Bluefin Tamashii Nations panel at Anime Expo, I decided to add the San Diego Comic-Con exclusive S.H. Figuarts Vegeta (featuring his original animation colors along with the Armored Black Ranger S.H. Figuarts) to my list of items to purchase. Every year Bluefin Tamashii Nations has a large booth which showcases … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Kotobukiya showcases upcoming line up


Every year Stormtroopers and Darth Vader visit the Kotobukiya booth at San Diego Comic-Con, but this year the team had a really amazing display filled with tons of Stormtrooper ARTFX+ statues. The days leading up to the convention, Kotobukiya gave a sneak peek at upcoming releases and had a few … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Street Fighter Panel


Ultra Street Fighter IV and Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist were the big focus at this year’s Street Fighter Panel held by Capcom. The panel began with a trailer showing off the new features in Ultra Street Fighter IV. There will be special pre-order bonus costumes for people who pre-order the game from … Continue reading

Toynami announces three San Diego Comic-Con exclusive items


With San Diego Comic-Con next week, the final SDCC exclusive items will be announced all this week. Toyanmi has decided to announce three of those exclusive with more to be announced later this week. Toynami Booth #3229     First released back in 2006, the Glorious Golden Talking Bender will once again be … Continue reading

Capcom to be bought out by another company?


  Capcom could be the focus of many companies after the announcement from Capcom shareholders that their takeover defense strategy (first implemented in 2008) is no longer active. This prevented outside companies from buying Capcom stocks.  This doesn’t mean that Capcom will disappear. The name is too iconic for the gaming industry, especially … Continue reading

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate coming to the West in early 2015 for 3DS


Monster Hunter fans can smile knowing that Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will be arriving on the Nintendo 3DS early next year. While there is a bit of a wait, the game will feature online multiplayer, a few new weapons and modes that weren’t in the original Japanese release. In this … Continue reading

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy confirmed for winter release


Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy will arrive this winter on the Nintendo 3DS via the Nintendo eShop. Consisting of Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, Phoenix Wright: Justice for All and Phoenix Wright: Trials and Tribulations, the game will retail for $29.99 and include “redrawn, high-definition graphics” and 3DS support. Sadly this will be another Phoenix Wright game that won’t have … Continue reading

Keiji Inafune will be a Guest of Honor at Anime Expo 2014!


Anime Expo 2014 is looking to be one of the best ones yet. Aside from a Kill la Kill special event, a Sailor Moon reunion, and the Sword Art Online II premier event, the anime convention has just announced that Keiji Inafune will be joining as a Guest of Honor this … Continue reading

Next Ace Attorney game to be set in Meiji era with a brand new character


  The next Ace Attorney game (Gyakuten Saiban in Japan) won’t include Phoenix Wright but instead his ancestor. The game will have a different timeline taking place in the 19th century during the Meiji-era in Japan. The new character is Ryūnosuke Naruhodō, the ancestor of Phoenix Wright. The game will be titled Dai Gyakuten Saiban -Naruhodō … Continue reading

Resident Evil 7 to be announced at E3 2014?


We are only a few months away from E3 2014 and already many rumors are beginning to circle around the internet about the event. The newest one being that we can expect an announcement for Resident Evil 7. The news came out over the weekend that Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun had the insight … Continue reading

Machinima to release Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist, a live-action web series

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If you haven’t checked out Joey Ansah’s fan film, Street Fighter: Legacy, check it out below. It’s one of the coolest and well-choreographed Street Fighter fan films out there. Now Capcom and Machinima are teaming up to bring Joey Ansah’s Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist series to the online world via … Continue reading

Ultra Street Fighter IV features previous Street Fighter IV modes


During Southern California Regionals, Capcom released a brand new trailer for the upcoming Ultra Street Fighter IV that is coming out June. The new trailer shows off a new Edition Select mode, select your character and play them in whatever version of Street Fighter IV you like. With Capcom releasing … Continue reading

Street Fighter’s Ryu featured in Turkish auto insurance commercial


Now there’s something you don’t see every day. A new video has popped up online for the “world renowned” insurance company, Anadolu Sigorta.”Did you say Anadolu Sigorta?” Yes, I did say Anadolu Sigorta. The auto insurance company has become a buzz across the internet this week for their new very interesting commercial. The … Continue reading

Capcom and Virgin Gaming launch Money Match service – It’s live now


In the fighting game community, money matches aren’t anything new. Big names and upcoming names take on challengers with money on the line, especially at tournaments. Together Capcom and Virgin Gaming have released a new money matching service that lets you take on opponents online and make money doing it. It’s … Continue reading

Capcom working on a brand new Ace Attorney game


In today’s Japanese Nintendo Direct, Satoru Iwata made an announcement that Capcom is working on a brand new Gyakuten Saiban (Ace Attorney) game that will be completely different from any game in the series. Gyakuten Saiban series creator Shu Takumi will be directing the game that will be developed for the Nintendo … Continue reading