Known worldwide for its Studio Ghibli-produced movie in 1995, shoujo manga Whisper of the Heart is heading back to the big screen with a brand new live action adaptation. Hirakawa Yuichirou is to direct the movie. Protagonist Tsukishima Shizuku, who loves to read, will be played by Seino Nana, while aspiring violin-maker Amasawa Seiji will
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The development process for any game can be a long and arduous one. Fortunately for the group at Team Ninja, the development cycle on Nioh 2 is almost at an end. Director Fumihiko Yasuda released a statement (translated by Siliconera) about the game’s impending release, stating that weekly updates will be coming, starting next week.
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Marvel’s first event of 2020, Empyre, is fast approaching like a combined Kree/Skrull army being let out of deep space by a former Young Avenger. This of course means the requisite tie-ins are going to start rolling in with it, and Marvel has announced a handful of those tie-ins today, with three-issue miniseries featuring the Avengers
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The new(ish) Captain Britain is feeling being a leader as the team battles Morgan Le Fay in next week’s Excalibur #6. EXCALIBUR #6TINI HOWARD (W) • MARCUS TO (A)Cover by MAHMUD ASRARMARVELS X VARIANT COVER BY MIKE McKONEDARK PHOENIX SAGA 40TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY ADI GRANOVThe Secret of Rogue’s Coffin!Locked in her mysterious coffin, Rogue
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Taika Waititi Credit: Andrea Raffin / Shutterstock.com <em>Thor: Love and Thunder</em> director Taika Waititi is in talks to direct a <strong>Star Wars </strong>film,&nbsp;<a href="https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/taika-waititi-courted-star-wars-movie-1269996">according</a>&nbsp;to <em>The Hollywood Reporter</em>. Waititi voiced the character IG-11 in the Disney+ <strong>Star Wars</strong> streaming series <em>The Mandalorian</em>, and directed the critically acclaimed season finale. <em>THR</em> states that the project could be
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Panel from X-MEN: RED Credit: Mahmud Asrar (Marvel Comics) </div> <figcaption class="fig-cap" id="nointelliTXT"> <cite class="fig-credit">Credit: Marvel Comics </cite> </figcaption> </figure> Mahmud Asrar has stepped in as the new artist of March 11's <strong>X-Men #8</strong>, replacing the originally-solicited R.B. Silva. Marvel didn't give a reason for this change. Asrar is currently the <em>Excalibur</em> cover artist, and
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For gamers that grew up during the early ’90s, it was all about Nintendo versus Sega. The two titans went head to head for the hearts of gamers during those days, and the battle between the two companies was the stuff of legend. Published in 2014, Blake J. Harris’ excellent novel Console Wars chronicled the
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Navigating gender, identity, adulthood, and burgeoning magical powers is hard enough without having to take up new responsibilities when your parent disappears. For young Victoria Seel, the witchy protagonist in Heirs of the Veil by Seaquential Arts (spouse team Phineas Klier and Jasper Klier), life keeps getting more complicated, and while new acquaintances are helping her find
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Following last year’s nationwide Chinese talent search in partnership with Wacom, Marvel has revealed its first Chinese New Year variant covers for 2020. Artist Jie Yuan will have three connecting variants across three Spider-Man titles, available February 12 at your local comic shop. Yuan’s covers will feature on Symbiote Spider-Man: Alien Reality #3 (DEC190862), The Amazing Spider-Man #39
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Credit: Marvel Comics </div> <figcaption class="fig-cap" id="nointelliTXT"> <cite class="fig-credit">Credit: Marvel Comics </cite> </figcaption> </figure> During Marvel's upcoming <em>Empyre</em> event, the Fantastic Four will venture into space to confront the united Kree/Skrull empire. And as they've done in the past, they'll call upon a substitute squad to fill in on Earth while they're gone. As revealed&nbsp;<a
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Credit: McFarlane Toys/DC </div> <figcaption class="fig-cap" id="nointelliTXT"> <cite class="fig-credit">Credit: McFarlane Toys/DC </cite> </figcaption> </figure> The five wave of McFarlane Toys' DC Multiverse figures have been revealed, with them expected to hit the shelves later this month. The line is annnounce to range in price from $19.99 to $24.99 each. ... but what are they like?
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Credit: Warner Bros. WarnerMedia has announced plans for a three-part <strong>Aquaman</strong> animated limited series for the upcoming HBO Max streaming service. First reported by <em><a href="https://variety.com/2020/tv/news/aquaman-animated-miniseries-hbo-max-james-wan-1203468526/">Variety</a></em>, the series will be executive produced by James Wan, who co-wrote/directed/produced the 2018 hit live-action <em>Aquaman</em> film and has a 'first look' deal with WarnerMedia. “King of Atlantis will
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For retailers, the holidays are often an opportunity to make up for slower points during the year. Unfortunately, GameStop struggled this holiday season, seeing a 27.5% decrease versus 2018 during the same nine-week holiday period. Overall, the chain saw $1.8 billion in sales during this time frame. There are several potential reasons for the steep
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While graphic novel sales were down slightly in comics shops in 2019, in bookstores they were up 16.1%, and helped buoy book sales over all, according to a report by Jim Milliot in Publishers Weekly. Other positive trends in adult fiction were the continued strength of graphic novels, where units rose 16.1%, and the rebound
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Check out a preview of this week’s Vampirella/Red Sonja #5. Vampirella/Red Sonja #5writer: Jordie Bellaire  |  artist:  Drew Mosscovers: Julian Totino Tedesco (A), Babs Tarr (B), Ben Oliver (C), Leonardo Romero & Jordie Bellaire (D), Shannon Kingston Cosplay Cover (E), Drew Moss “Then and Now” Variant (F), Drew Moss “Then and Now” Variant (RI-B/W)FC  | 
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Credit: Warner Bros. Ezra Miller's Barry Allen/Flash just came face-to-face with Grant Gustin's Barry in the midst of CW's "Crisis on Infinite Earths" crossover. The cameo occurred during the <strong>Flash</strong>-centric&nbsp;portion of the five-part tale - bringing Miller (complete in his movie costume) into Star Labs and into conversation with Gustin's core CW Barry.&nbsp; Here's the
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