Month: March 2021

Another mystery is afoot, and Benoit Blanc is on the case. Actually, make that “cases.” Yes, there are not one, but two sequels to the smash hit whodunnit Knives Out in the works, and they were just acquired by Netflix. On Wednesday, news broke that Netflix shelled out more than $400 million to acquire the
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Joe Manganiello has thrown his lot in with the thousands of fans trying to persuade WarnerMedia to return to the world of Zack Snyder’s Justice League for future stories, adding the #RestoreTheSnyderVerse hashtag to a behind-the-scenes shot of his “new-look Deathstroke from the movie’s epilogue. Sporting a mohawk and hanging out in the same bunker-like
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In the year 2021, it’s increasingly challenging to determine what is and isn’t computer-generated imagery. Tuesday morning, we released a piece breaking down the creation of WandaVision’s Westview, a fictional town the Rodeo FX team actually built from the ground up. That same Disney+ series featured a space rover built by SWORD characters in an
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Mortal Kombat will see a release in theaters and on HBO Max on April 23, one week later than its originally-planned April 16 release date. The delay is being reported with no official reason behind it, although given how soon the movie was set to be released it seems most likely that the schedule is
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Upcoming mecha TV anime SSSS.Dynazenon has released its third trailer along with a new key visual! The trailer also reveals the series’ opening theme song, “Imperfect,” which is performed by popular anison artist Masayoshi Oishi. [embedded content] Created by Tsuburaya Productions and produced by Studio Trigger, SSSS.Dynazenon is the latest installment in the universe of
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Today on Variant, we’re breaking down Three Jokers: Book Two, and with the Jokers after the Red Hood, he could be in for quite a ride! Recommended Episode: Three Jokers Book One: The Criminal, The Comedian, & The Clown – https://youtu.be/Qhw8w0Nh-Wo Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/VariantPodcast Listen to the Podcast on: iTunes –
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Sci-fi anime World Trigger will be back for Season 3 this October! Three stills of the upcoming season have been released. Based on Daisuke Ashihara’s manga of the same name, World Trigger takes place in a world where humanity battles otherworldly invaders known as “Neighbors,” which first attacked Mikado City. Four years after a mysterious
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Fantasy manga Black Clover is heading to the big screen with its very first anime film! The film was announced ahead of the final episode of the TV anime, which will air on March 30. A visual by character designer Itsuko Takeda and a special promotional video were also released to celebrate the news. [embedded
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Marvel’s Avengers fans can expect to see more content coming to the game sometime this spring. Developer Crystal Dynamics is teasing that the game’s upcoming Red Room Takeover event will see animated nameplates, a HARM room hacked by Yelena Bolova, and “more secrets to decrypt.” However, the element that should be most interesting to fans
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Adam Wingard, whose Godzilla vs. Kong is smashing its way across the streaming landscape, will soon get to tackle another big franchise for Warner Bros. The studio has tapped the filmmaker for ThunderCats, an adaptation of the beloved adventure cartoon, which has had three different adaptations in the years since it was created in 1985.
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Idol anime Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love is set to receive a new anime film series! In addition to a teaser visual, it was revealed that the series will begin in 2022 with Gekijo-ban Uta no☆Prince-sama♪ Maji Love ST☆RISH Tours. The film will bring idol group STARISH into the spotlight, with the original voice actors
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Type-Moon’s visual novel and fighting game Melty Blood is getting a new installment titled Melty Blood: Type Lumina, set to release worldwide on PS4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One in 2021! Melty Blood: Type Lumina will be a fighting game set in the world of 2021 visual novel remake Tsukihime -A piece of blue glass
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From writer/director James Gunn comes Warner Bros. Pictures’ superhero action adventure “The Suicide Squad,” featuring a collection of the most degenerate delinquents in the DC lineup. Welcome to hell—a.k.a. Belle Reve, the prison with the highest mortality rate in the US of A. Where the worst Super-Villains are kept and where they will do anything
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