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    Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero Movie Gets Teaser Trailer

    We now have an official title for Dragon Ball Super Movie 2 as the 2022 release is now called Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero.The announcement of the new title came at Comic-Con at Home. It serves as the second Dragon Ball Super movie as Dragon Ball Super: Broly was previously released and took place after the anime series wrapped up.MORE: Theatrical Overlord Movie Announced Alongside Season 4 of Hit AnimeCheck out the Dragon Ball Super: Super Her teaser trailer below:https://twitter.com/DbsHype1/status/1418620228636794880“An all-new movie since Dragon Ball Super: Broly is currently in the making!” announced Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama. “Just like the previous movie, I’m heavily leading the story and dialogue production for another amazing film. I really shouldn’t talk too much about the plot yet, but be prepared for some extreme and entertaining bouts, which may feature an unexpected character. We’ll be charting through some unexplored territory in terms of the visual aesthetics to give the audience an amazing ride, so I hope everybody will look forward to the new movie!”MORE: The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf Teaser Sets Cast For Anime FilmThe anime adaptation of Dragon Ball Super ended in March 2018 after 131 episodes aired. However, the manga is still ongoing, so there is plenty to adapt. Typically, though, the Dragon Ball films are filled with original content, so don’t be surprised if it goes in another direction.This marks the second movie for Dragon Ball Super, which is the highly successful sequel series to Dragon Ball Z. The first film was Dragon Ball Super: Broly, which was directed by Tatsuya Nagamine and also written by Akira Toriyama. The movie takes place after the events of the Universe Survival Saga and features Goku and Vegeta taking on Broly.

    Netflix has released the first The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf teaser trailer for their forthcoming anime film adaptation of the hit Henry Cavill-led fantasy series. The streamer has also announced that Divergent star Theo James has been officially been tapped to voice the leading role of Vesemir, a character who will also be played by Kim Bodnia in the long-awaited second season of The Witcher.The video, which you can check out below along with the first-look images, introduces us to a young Vesemir as he slays monsters for coin and glory. It also gives us a preview of the monsters that he will encounter throughout the film, which releases August 23.Tetra Gilcrest is a powerful sorceress who is descended from one of the Continent’s first mages, and believes magic connects all things of beauty. She and her followers work to keep peace on the Continent by ensuring that magic is not abused. pic.twitter.com/b2rwUnWp7A— The Witcher (@witchernetflix) July 21, 2021Deglan was raised on the harsh, unforgiving Skellige Isles and is the hardened warrior-leader of the witchers. He is fiercely loyal to his “boys,” and committed to doing whatever is necessary to protect them. pic.twitter.com/2NoXrreCXH— The Witcher (@witchernetflix) July 21, 2021RELATED: WitcherCon: The Witcher Season 2 First Teaser Trailer ReleasedThe world of The Witcher expands in this anime origin story: Before Geralt, there was his mentor Vesemir — a swashbuckling young witcher who escaped a life of poverty to slay monsters for coins. But when a strange new monster begins terrorizing a politically fraught kingdom, Vesemir finds himself on a frightening adventure that forces him to confront the demons of his past.In addition to James, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf will also feature the voices of Lara Pulver (Sherlock) as Tetra, Graham McTavish (Outlander) as Deglan, and Mary McDonell  (Dance with Wolves) as Lady Zerbst.In the books, Vesemir is the mentor and a father figure for Geralt of Rivia. The story will explore his early years as a Witcher after the mysterious Deglan claims him through the Law of Surprise.RELATED: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Next-Gen Update Features Netflix Inspired DLCThe Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf is written and produced by Beau DeMayo. It is also produced by The Witcher showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich. The anime film hails from Studio Mir, the Korean animation studio behind Nickelodeon’s Legend of Korra, and Netflix’s original anime series Voltron Legendary Defender.

    Konami has played its hand and it’s full of three different Yu-Gi-Oh! games. While one, Yu-Gi-Oh! Rush Duel, was previously revealed, it is now coming to the West. Yu-Gi-Oh! Cross Duel and Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel, on the other hand, are both new titles coming to a suite of different devices. All three titles showed up during the Yu-Gi-Oh! Digital Next presentation, which is at the bottom of the page.MORE: Fena: Pirate Princess Gets Release Date, English Dub Cast RevealedYu-Gi-Oh! Rush Duel is supposed to come to the Nintendo Switch in Japan in August and will now release in the Americas and Europe sometime this fall. However, there is still no exact date of when that will be.Yu-Gi-Oh! Cross Duel is a mobile-only version of the popular card game and will support up to four players. But information is still slim as there is still no release date.MORE: My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Cast Announced for Six Original CharactersYu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel is the biggest title as it is console-focused game headed to the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, iOS, and Android. This game uses the Master Rules of the official trading card game, making it the standout of the three. According to Senior Producer Kenichi Kataoka (through Gematsu), this will be the first game in the series to support 4K and will reportedly take advantage of the newest consoles. Kataoka said the team is trying to “keep a good balance between the presentation and the tempo of Duels” because it can sometimes be hard to get what is happening in some card games.[embedded content]

    After getting another look at the upcoming Fena: Pirate Princess last month, Crunchyroll announced on Tuesday that the series will debut next month, with Adult Swim will be airing the English dubbed series in North America when it launches.RELATED: Fena: Pirate Princess Gets Release Window, Check Out New TrailerA special, two-episode premiere will take place on August 14, 2021, with the English dub airing on Adult Swim’s Toonami block and Crunchyroll streaming the subtitled series worldwide outside of Japan.Alongside the release information, the cast of the English dub was revealed which features:Brittany Cox as Fena HoutmanRobb Moreira as YukimaruNicholas Corda as ShitanAnjali Kunapaneni as KarinBrandon Winckler as EnjuDarrel J Delfin as KaderAlan Lee as TsubakiThomas E Wynn as MakabaA brand new trailer for the upcoming series was also shown, which you can check out below.[embedded content]We’re excited to bring you Fena: Pirate Princess, coming August 14th on #Toonami from Adult Swim and @Crunchyroll pic.twitter.com/7JnxFP4buk— adult swim (@adultswim) July 20, 2021 Fena: Pirate Princess will follow Fena Houtman, a young orphan who is on the run from pirates and the English Navy after her parents are killed. In her journey, she’ll partner up with the samurai as she searches for her family’s treasure and tries to avoid getting captured.RELATED: Characters and Voice Cast for Blade Runner: Black Lotus RevealedThe series will last 12 episodes, and comes with a lot of anticipation, as the production studio behind it has worked on titles like Ghost in the Shell as well as the first three seasons of Attack on Titan in the past. Directed by Kazuto Nakazawa (who also provided the original story alongside Production I.G.) and produced by Rui Kuroki, Fena: Pirate Princess stems from a screenplay from Asako Kuboyama, with music by Yuki Kajiura.

    My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Cast Announced for Six Original Characters

    As the release of the third My Hero Academia film nears on August 6, more of the My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission cast has been revealed.RELATED: My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Movie Reveals Sidekick PinoThe movie’s official Twitter account has revealed who will be casting six new characters. Mariya Ise will play Belos, while Junya Enoki will voice Sir Pentas. Other new characters include Yuichiro Umehara as Shidero, Shogo Sakata as Leviathan, Hirofumi Nojima as Allen Kay, and Youko Honna as Claire Voyance./8/6公開 #ヒロアカ 劇場版#ワールドヒーローズミッションオリジナルキャラ&キャスト解禁!\堀越先生原案オリジナルキャラを豪華声優陣が演じます!キャラクターページも更新!▶️https://t.co/jxb4tTILSQ#伊瀬茉莉也 #榎木淳弥#梅原裕一郎 #坂田将吾#本名陽子 #野島裕史#heroaca_a pic.twitter.com/0QlYFrteF8— 『僕のヒーローアカデミア THE MOVIE ワールド ヒーローズ ミッション』公式 (@heroaca_movie) July 17, 2021All of the characters except Claire Voyance are members of the new villain organization called Humarise, which will serve as the main foil for the movie. Claire is on the heroes’ side, unlike the villains that want to get rid of all Quirk users.RELATED: My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Movie Debuts New CharacterMy Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission is the third film from the popular anime series. Its previous films have seen plenty of success. My Hero Academia: Two Heroes, the first film, released in 2018, grossed $5.7 million at the US box office. The second film, My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising premiered in the US in 2020, and earned approximately $2.5 million on opening day.My Hero Academia began as a manga series written and illustrated by Kohei Horikoshi. It was first serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump in 2014. The anime television adaptation made its debut in 2016. Both are still ongoing.My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission will debut in Japan theaters on August 6, 2021. A North American date has yet to be released.

    Funimation Nabs By the Grace of the Gods Season 2 Streaming Rights

    Earlier today it was confirmed that By the Grace of the Gods Season 2 is on the way.RELATED: Funimation June 2021 Anime Additions Include Yowamushi Pedal & MoreThe announcement on the show’s official Twitter page was accompanied by an illustration by Kaho Deguchi, which you can see below. Deguchi serves as the chief animation director and character designer on the show. No word yet on when the second season will premiere or how many episodes there will be.Check out the official By the Grace of the Gods Season 2 announcement below:TVアニメ『神達に拾われた男』🎉🎉第2期制作決定❗❗キャラクターデザイン:出口花穂さんよりリョウマ&スライムのお祝いイラストも到着❗まだまだ続く異世界スローライフをお楽しみに♬#神達に拾われた男 pic.twitter.com/47e3rjVxgd— 『神達に拾われた男』TVアニメ公式🎉2期制作決定 (@kamihiro_anime) June 4, 2021By the Grace of the Gods is based on the light novel series of the same name. It originally debuted in fall 2020. The first season lasted 12 episodes, and now a second season is confirmed featuring Ryoma’s adventure. The isekai follows Ryoma after he dies from blood loss and gets reincarnated as an eight-year-old in a fantasy world.As far as English streaming goes, By the Grace of the Gods Season 2 will stream on Funimation. The first season is already available on Funimation in both sub and dub versions.MORE: RetroCrush June 2021 Anime Additions Include Astro Boy & Galaxy Angel

    Demon Slayer Game Adds Shinobu Kocho as Playable Character

    Shinobu Kocho will be playable in the upcoming Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba video game Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppūtan.The news comes from the latest Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, which revealed the Insect Hashira Shinobu Kocho will be a playable fighter. As seen in the photo below from the game’s official Twitter account, the Demon Slayer and master swordsman is seen donning her butterfly robe, indicative of her insect-like fighting style.開発会社サイバーコネクトツーによりゲーム内の3Dモデルを元に作成された胡蝶しのぶのキャラクター別ゲームビジュアルも公開しました!#ヒノカミ血風譚 #鬼滅の刃 pic.twitter.com/aec016kGe8— 家庭用ゲーム「鬼滅の刃 ヒノカミ血風譚」【公式】 (@kimetsuHINOKAMI) May 10, 2021Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppūtan is developed by CyberConnect2, the studio behind Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot and the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm series. The game will include a “Solo Play Mode” that will give players a chance to play out the first 26 episodes of the anime. Additionally, there will be a “Versus Mode” that will give fans and newcomers to play as their favorite Demon Slayer characters and fight each other.RELATED: Mortal Kombat Tops Domestic Box Office, Demon Slayer Sets RecordShinobu Kocho will be joining an already large roster of playable characters from the Demon Slayer anime. The cast so far includes Tanjiro, Nazuko, Zenitsu, Inosuke, Giyu, Urokodaki, Sabito, and Makomo.Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is a manga series written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotouge. It was serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump from February 2016 to May 2020. An anime television series adaptation was aired in Japan from April to September 2019. The series recently made headlines for its film, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train, which is a direct sequel to the anime series and was released in North American theaters just last month. It earned $19.5 million in its first weekend across 1,605 U.S. theaters.Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppūtan will launch in Japan on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam later this year.

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