Exciting! anime company Studio Ghibli with Namco along with game developer developer Level-5 have come together to produce Stuido Ghibli first ever video game called Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch for the PlayStation 3 . A single-playing, role-playing you follow thirteen-year-old Oliver in his quest to save his mother Arie from death. Shadar, a servant of the White Witch will do what ever he takes to stop you. A male fairy named Drippy gives Oliver a book that allows him to use the power of magic and enter the world of “Ni no Kuni,” a reality parallel to his own to help get his mothers heart back. This games looks pretty fun and gives you the whimsical feel that Studio Ghilbli is known for. I can’t wait to play it! The game has been released n Japan since late 2011 but hit’s U.S. waters March 31, 2013. You can pre-order the U.S. version bellow through my site via amazon. Check out the trailer below of level five. The game was also a huge hit at this years E3 Expo. CONTINUE READING →→→
Uniqlo x Metal Gear 25th Anniversary UT T-Shirts Collection Autograph Sessions with game designer Hideo Kojima and artist Yoji Shinkawa
Ah so I kinda totally forgot about this event as I’m still trying to catch up on all the current news. But If you are in New York City today there is a very cool Uniqlo event celebrating Metal Gear’s 25th Anniversary. So of course there will be a collaborative of t-shirts from Uniqlo and Metal Gear. What will be special about this collection is it will be Uniqlo is hosting an Autograph Sessions with game designer Hideo Kojima and artist Yoji Shinkawa! The store you can find the Autograph Sessions is at 53rd Street and 34th Street Flagship Store: 31 West 34th Street, bet. 5th and 6th Avenue. So hurry these there is still time to get an official autograph it starts at 4:00PM – 6:00PM don’t delay! But even if you miss the Autograph Session you can still purchase one of the limited edition Metal Gear t-shirts. Oh yeah and one more thing there is a small disclosure you have to buy a minimum $30.00 USD In order to get these coveted VIP autographs. One shirt runs about $19.90 and there are 10 exclusive designs. So all you need to buy is two to get the Autographs! Check out the UT t-shirts below let me know which one you would rock!
Ok I am a little bummed that finally this year I applied to SDCC and I did not get my acceptance letter yet and even if I did would I not have the ability to do so, i.e. hotel air flight. Anyway I still will be posting highlights from the event. So with out further adieu I would like to show you the Hasbro Marvel collaboration featuring Legends Uncanny X-Force 3 Pack. Which will be available exclusively at the 2012 San Diego Comic Con International! The pack includes Marvel characters Archangel, Psylocke, and Wolverine in a cool collectors packaging. And if you are one of those peoples like me that are not able to make it out to SDCC, this pack will also be available in limited quantities on HasbroToyShop.com approximate retail price of $49.99. And if you are going the Hasbro Booth is #3329 at San Diego Comic-Con.
As seen at this past New York Toy Fair back in February, I got to see the debut of Mezco new line featuring Domo Bobbleheads and Action Figures. Which is already generating lots of Buzz! Not set to hit retailers till later this Year, the line will include specialty Domo bobbleheads, clip-on figures, action figures, and wind-up walking toys. Domo is an international personality he is known as the mascot of Japanese public broadcaster NHK and has quickly catapulted into one of the internet’s biggest sensations. These pictures are a sneak peek for what is literately in stores later this year so stay posted for more updates!
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Star Wars Weekends has returned to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, which launched today May 18, 2012. Check out the entire Star Wars motorcade below and enjoy. If anyone has plans to participate in the Star Wars Parade please send your pictures and I will post them!
I love Lego’s and these mini documentaries that PBS Off Book puts out and the latest of all the ones they have put out, is getting a ton of hits! The mini documentary features LEGO’s one of the most beloved toys in the world and how they have evolved from simple childhoods toy to an art form. In this episode you meet three LEGO artists Sean Kenney, Alex Kobbs and Nathan Sawaya who have made beautiful mosaics, amazing stop-motion videos, thoughtful sculptures, and have turned these tiny building blocks into a true artistic medium. Pretty amazing stuff I really enjoyed this one. Watch it Lego Art by PBS Off Book below.
PBS Off book has been really putting together some great mini documentaries I’m hooked! the latest and I think so far the greatest is about the fan art community. Which is one of the most creative and active online communities. Junior artist take pop culture stories and nostalgic icons mixing and infusing them into new adventures and unexpected relationships. If you are a fan of deviant-art threadless or reddit this mini documentary is perfect for you. What is your take on fan art? do you do any of your own? if so please post some of your fan art below I would love to post it! Check out the mini documentary below.
Check out this custom Pikachu from the TV series Pokémon infused with popular Gundam character. Using Gundam like mechanics to boast up Pikachu’s powers! This piece was deigned by Gohead and found via: modelers-g.jp.
Japanese toy company Takara TOMY has released an all-new video promotion some of their latest Pokémon inspired large-sized electronic toys. Featuring popular Pokémon characters Oshawott, Pikachu, and I don’t know the other two guys. From the looks of it these smart toys react to movement and respond to sound. In cute Japanese voices and language of course! I wish I could understand what the are saying! You check out the video below and if you happen to know what they are saying please shot me a message!
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Don’t forget tomorrow (Sunday) at 11:30 A.M. eastern time part of the Marvel Universe on Disney XD. An all new episode of The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes. Introducing characters: Luke Cage and Iron Fist. When Hank Pym’s Ant-Man suit is stolen, he takes it upon himself and the Heroes for Hire to find the thief. Power Man and the Iron Fist, give the Avengers and Ant-Man a helping hand. Check out the clip below.