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By Jonathan Balofsky On 16 Jun, 2017 At 05:19 PM | Categorized As Animation, Comics/Manga, International News, Movie News, News, News, ROG News | With 0 Comments

Toei Animation sent out the following   Toei Animation gave the world a first-look at its highly-anticipated Mazinger Z feature film at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, the largest animation festival in the world. First announced in February with only an image, fans across the globe have waited eagerly for key details on how […]

By Jonathan Balofsky On 20 Jul, 2016 At 11:37 PM | Categorized As Animation, Movie News, News, News, ROG News | With 0 Comments

Legendary Entertainment has acquired the rights to make a Pokémon movie. Their first planned project is a film based on Detective Pikachu which is to be fast tracked into production On the heels of Pokemon Go fever, Legendary has closed a deal for the film rights for the iconic Japanese property. Legendary and The Pokemon Co. […]

By otakuman5000 On 14 May, 2013 At 06:20 PM | Categorized As Featured, Movie News, Reviews | With 1 Comment

Some of the content in Iron Man 3 may disappoint a few nasally-voiced nerds and fanatic purists, but for the non-comic book types who just like superhero movies, and the majority of the crowds herding along or riding their bandwagons to theaters this week, it should do just fine. It’s a much needed improvement after […]

By otakuman5000 On 23 Apr, 2013 At 07:54 PM | Categorized As Reviews | With 0 Comments

Just when the latest trailers made Oblivion a somewhat promising early summer entry, its 125 minutes of derivative, dead-end narrative unfold into a visually slick, but intellectually dissatisfying attempt at high-concept sci-fi. Pulling (willy-nilly) from 2001: A Space Odyssey, Moon, The Matrix, Planet of the Apes, Independence Day, and even Wall-E, the film (adapted from […]

By Charles On 4 Feb, 2013 At 08:45 PM | Categorized As Editorials, Featured, Reviews | With 0 Comments

It’s official: zombies are the new vampires. Okay, maybe this isn’t that big a revelation, since there have been literally hundreds of zombie movies, books, games and even anime offered in the past few years. There have been nazi zombies, time traveling zombies, snow zombies, smart zombies, dumb zombies, angry zombies, steampunk zombies, huge-chested females […]

By otakuman5000 On 21 Nov, 2012 At 04:36 AM | Categorized As Animation, Featured, Reviews, Reviews | With 0 Comments

    Summer Wars is a mere three years old, but its sheer anime geek value warrants a fond look back. For those who never got around to seeking it out on Bluray, DVD, or a special screening at the local arthouse theater, now is as good a time as any to get the crystal […]

By otakuman5000 On 19 Nov, 2012 At 05:15 AM | Categorized As Featured, Movie News, Reviews | With 0 Comments

This past weekend, 007 celebrated his 50th anniversary with a record-breaking bang. Big box office grosses and a solid 92% aggregate score on Rotten Tomatoes should silence any stubborn cynics who were still apprehensive about James Blonde, Daniel Craig, and the interesting directorial choice of Sam Mendes. Mendes is primarily known as a quasi-Hollywood drama […]

Lately when moviegoers and gamers alike talk about great movies based off videogames, most think of Disney’s latest hit. “Wreck it Ralph.” but another movie was released this year, and unfortunately, due to its relatively quiet release in Japan, it didn’t get the appeal it deserved. Equally, Ace Attorney is a videogame series that had […]

By otakuman5000 On 28 Aug, 2012 At 12:39 AM | Categorized As Movie News, News, PlayStation, ROG News | With 0 Comments

The last we heard about the Uncharted film was the news of Limitless director Neil Burger taking the reins. However, Variety reports that he is “no longer attached” to Sony’s adaptation of Naughty Dog’s famous franchise.   Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune‘s film adaptation has been described as following the journey of Nathan Drake as he looks for hte long […]

By otakuman5000 On 22 Sep, 2011 At 04:21 AM | Categorized As Indie Spotlight, Movie News, Reviews | With 1 Comment

From Untext Film Productions comes an amazing 34 minute short film called Aurora.  I saw it first advertised on a website in the body of a post, got interested, and went to see.  The result had me bolted to my seat for the length of the film waiting on the next thing to happen.  My […]