Popular Mobile Game is Coming to North America Source: Aniplex of America press release Official Site: fate-go.jp (Japan), fate-go.us (US) Special Thanks to Aiko MakinoNotes Co., Ltd (Tokyo, Japan), Aniplex Inc. (Tokyo, Japan) and DELiGHTWORKS Inc. (Tokyo, Japan) announced at the Aniplex industry panel at Sakura-Con in Seattle, Washington their plans to launch an English version of FATE/GRAND ORDER (フェイト/グランドオーダー, Feito/Gurando Oodaa) in North American territories in Summer 2017. The game will be available on both iOS and Android platforms. FATE/GRAND ORDER is one of the most successful mobile role-playing game in Japan. Players will become Masters, and together with characters called Heroic Spirits (also known as Servants) they will embark on a journey to the past called Grand Order. “FATE/GRAND ORDER has done incredibly well in Japan. It brings me a great joy to know that the fans in North America will soon be able to enjoy the game as well.” said Atsuhiro Iwakami, president of Aniplex Inc. “The epic story and exciting battle system come together as the ‘greatest Holy Grail War in history.’ I hope we can bring this excitement to as many people as possible.” Continued...
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Fighting game arrives on PS4, Xbox One, PC on June 2
Manga originally slated to end in January, published 2 more chapters
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This year's 20th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine revealed on Monday that Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro will publish a new one-shot manga titled...
With the release of Jason Freeny’s ANATOMICAL CHOCOLATE EASTER BUNNY (Standard and Strawberry VIP-Exclusives), and breaking news of KAWS’ COMPANION BLUSH release, comes a slice of “toy-drama” happening this Easter weekend, between both artists. Here’s what has happened thus far… Something I've been working on in the background... #jasonfreenyA post shared by Jason Freeny (@gummifetus) on Apr 14,
Just in are the official images and details for the G1 Ultra Magnus Pose Change Statue that will be released in September 2017 by Imaginarium Art. The super detailed sculpture depicts the other Autobot Leader in full battle action. Read on to see the official images, pricing and other details.
Action game shipping on July 6 features new boost dive feature, 6-person multiplayer
Six TwentyEight sends word of a spanking new version of MITT Sofubi figure, and a fully-painted figure too! Introducing the "MITT" Original Color "Yellow Tripper”! This particular version will see a launch via various locales in the world - including Taiwan, Japan, and USA! Releasing April 19th @ Wrong Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan … after 4/19 on sale via FEWMANY in Tokyo, Japan (Time TBC) and
Sub-unit releases video for cover of original "THE IDOLM@STER" song; series premieres on April 28
New side story to focus on Shā Wú Shēng, Shāng Bù Huàn
A second series of ATTACK ON TITAN Pop!Vinyls has been announced by Funko, along with themed Pop!Keychains, just in time for the 2nd season of the anime series (well, tis the 3rd episode already this weekend) - all of whom are releasing in “Spring”. I’ve had quite a hard time hunting Series One down in SG (still searching) and have all but given up … although the Keychain-sized Pop!s would fit
iOS/Android versions to launch simultaneously, up to chapter 2 will be available at launch, events planned
We’ve seen both of these games before (comic ad for the Star Wars game, 1983 review of the D&D game), so this 1982 ToysRUs advertisement explores familiar ground. What I find most interesting about the ad is how many of the games are at “big discounts.” We now the electronic games market crashed in 1983 (see Wikipedia), and here we... Read more →
November 4, 1983. It turns out that a little more searching through the Google Newspaper Archives is all it takes to find another pool of ads for Kenner’s Star Wars action figures. This Jabba the Hutt ad is great, but it is everything surrounding the ad that really makes things exciting. Hey, wanna see Spider-Man at Children’s Palace?
The Pokemon Company has retail sales amount of US$3.3 billion in 2016
Since the release of the Open Edition of KAWS’ Companions and Flayed Companions, a new colorway edition has since entered the scene - The BLUSH Colorway, with both the Open Editions launching April 18th at Yuz Museum in China (where KAWS' "Where The End Starts" has since moved to, which I’ve yet to feature on this blog LOL), where apparently they will only ship domestically within China (*GASP*)
I’ve had my “Hikari”-cherry taken not long ago, thanks to the ever generous Benny Kline at Tenacious Toys, where I have the opportunity to review a TRANSFORMERS OPTIMUS PRIME Metallic Vinyl figure (*Available to purchase here for US$19.95), which I am featuring in this blogpost right now! Scroll down for images (which has as well been uploaded HERE on Facebook) and some of my personal
Series premieres this summer