Anime Expo Takes Over Los Angeles July 4th-7th

By Nolan P. Smith Staff Reporter (Victor Valley)– With more than 110,000 expected attendees, Anime Expo (AX) is one of the largest pop culture conventions in the world. With an emphasis on anime, manga, cosplay and more, the convention will once again return to the Los Angeles Convention Center from July 4th-July 7th, with a…Read moreRead more

Funimation Presents My Hero Academia Season 4 Premiere at AX 2019

By Staff Reports Anime Expo announced they will host the My Hero Academia Season 4 Premiere presented by Funimation! Joining the premiere event are voice actors Kaori Nazuka (Toru Hagakure), David Matranga (Shoto Todoroki), Patrick Seitz (Endeavor), and Ricco Fajardo (Mirio Togata). Event Details Date: Saturday, July 6 Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Room: LACC\Main Event (Hall B)…Read moreRead more

Toy Fair 2019: McFarlane Toys Wows With My Hero Academia, Fortnite, Naruto and More

By Nolan P. Smith (Photos from the Mcfarlane Toys Instagram) The New York Toy Fair 2019 is in full effect, and McFarlane Toys is amazing everyone with their reveals. The company, founded by comic book legend Todd McFarlane, is known for figures based on McFarlane’s Spawn, The Walking Dead, NBA and NFL Sport Picks among…Read moreRead more

Los Angeles Comic Con Impress For Octoversary

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Jason T. Smith and Nolan P. Smith The Los Angeles Convention Center became a hub for pop culture fans as the Los Angeles Comic Con held it’s eighth annual convention in 2018- it’s Octoversary. The busy October weekend played host to quite a few events in Los Angeles, from…Read moreRead more

My Hero Academia: Two Heroes Review- Awesome is its Quirk

I almost didn’t get to view this movie. As many of you know, My Hero Academia: Two Heroes was released at theaters in the U.S. on a limited engagement thanks to Funimation. I purchased tickets for the first showing with the English dub, and due to a malfunction at the theater, I was unable to…Read moreRead more

My Hero Academia: Vigilantes Vol 1 Review: Street Level Justice PLUS ULTRA

My Hero Academica is easily one of the most popular manga and anime series out right now. The story of young Deku on his journey at the most prestigious hero academy with hopes of becoming the world’s greatest hero has captivated audiences across the globe. But with this manga spin-off from Shonen Jump, Vigilantes, we…Read moreRead more

My Hero Academia: Two Heroes with U.S. and Canadian Theatrical Release Set for September 25 Debut

By Staff Reports This first ever feature film in the “My Hero Academia” franchise from Toho Co. Ltd., will screen in both Japanese (English subtitles) and English dub on separate dates during its five-day run in over 400 theaters across the U.S. and Canada.  “My Hero Academia: Two Heroes” will be available in English dub…Read moreRead more

Anime Expo 2018 Heats Up Southern California

By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith and Jason T. Smith Anime Expo, which took place July 5th-8th, hit Los Angeles in the middle of a massive heat wave for Southern California, shined bright throughout the weekend. The record heat in Los Angeles didn’t stop the massive amounts of fans in attendance, as…Read moreRead more

VIZ Media Welcomes My Hero Academia Creator Kohei Horikoshi at Comic-Con International 2018

By Staff Reports VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, will welcome MY HERO ACADEMIA creator Kohei Horikoshi for his first-ever North American professional appearance at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018. Kohei Horikoshi is scheduled to participate in a variety of events during…Read moreRead more

VIZ Media Debuts New Brainiac Superhero Manga Series MY HERO ACADEMIA

By Staff Reports VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, announces the launch of creator Kouhei Horikoshi’s brainiac action manga (graphic novel) series – MY HERO ACADEMIA – now available. MY HERO ACADEMIA is rated ‘T’ for Teens and print volumes carry an MSRP…Read moreRead more