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A New Sonic the Hedgehog Cartoon Might Be Coming Later This Year

Sonic the Hedgehog has had a lot of great cartoon adaptations over the years. The most recent iteration, Sonic Boom, was written like a comedy, and that resonated really well with fans of the series. However, the era of Sonic Boom seems to be over, and a new cartoon featuring our favorite blue hedgehog might be just around the corner. 

While showing off some new toys from Jakks Pacific based on popular Sonic characters, ToyShiz mentioned that a new Sonic cartoon is coming later this year. Now, this could just be misinformation since we haven’t heard anything official, but maybe a new show is in the works. 

Either way, I’m always excited to see more animated shows featuring Sonic. I personally like the comedic tone that Sonic Boom went for. What would you like to see in a new Sonic cartoon? Let us know in the comments below!

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Kirby’s Best Anime Episode Goes Delightfully Meta with a Massive Reanimated Collab

The Kirby: Right Back at Ya! anime, starring the titular pink puff we all know and love, is known for its occasional bits of satire and self-referential parody. No episode made that clearer than episode 47, “Cartoon Buffoon.” While this episode turned the series’ concept on its head—with King Dedede looking to create his very own cartoon, resulting in a poorly drawn retelling of the first episode—it also gave its audience an inside look on the extensive production process behind making a cartoon.

Hand this already meta episode to eager artists to reanimate from start to finish, and you wind up with a hilarious and delightful collaborative adaptation of a fan favorite episode that makes it worth watching all over again! Check out the Kirby Reanimated Collab in full above.

The project was led by Roya Shahidi, who founded the collab back in 2017 and managed to reign in a massive team consisting of over 300 artists! You can check out the full list of credited artists right here.

On a more somber note, among the artists involved was the late Angelxmikey, who quietly finished his long fight with cystic fibrosis and passed away in his sleep earlier today. We at Gamnesia extend our condolences and deepest sympathies to his wife Merluvli, his family, and his friends in these times.

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Mega Man Battles Fire Man in New Fully Charged footage


After three years in development, Man of Action’s Mega Man cartoon is finally set to launch on August 5th. Mega Man: Fully Charged is a new take on the Blue Bomber from the team that created Ben 10. We recently got a look at the show’s first trailer, and today we have about five minutes of new footage in the form of two trailers for the show’s first episode. Both clips feature Mega Man battling against a rampaging Fire Man.

Click below to watch them both!

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Here’s the First Trailer for Mega Man: Fully Charged


The Blue Bomber is all set to return to TV. Capcom and Man of Action have been working together for three years to create a new cartoon series based on the classic action-platforming franchise. Mega Man: Fully Charged will make its Cartoon Network debut on August 5th, and it will be released on the Cartoon Network app two days early. Ahead of the inaugural episode, the first official trailer was shown off at San Diego Comic-Con.

Mega Man: Fully Charged stars Aki Light, a normal, upbeat, schoolboy robot with nano-core technology that allows him to transform into the mega-powered hero Mega Man. With his Mega Buster arm cannon and iconic helmet, Mega Man battles the wickedest villains Silicon City has to offer. Beloved characters, such as Mega Man’s robotic dog, Rush, will return—while new characters, like Mega Mini and Suna Light, will make their debut.

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Mega Man: Fully Charged Debuts Next Month

The Blue Bomber is making a major comeback. The Mega Man X Legacy Collection releases in just a few days, there’s a brand new Mega Man game on the way, and possibly a new Mega Man X as well. Outside of the realm of video games, Capcom has also paired up with Ben 10 creators Man of Action for a cartoon series called Mega Man: Fully Charged.

We’ll get our first real look at the show tomorrow, but some big news has already dropped ahead of the planned San Diego Comic-Con panel. According to a report from Deadline, the first episode of Fully Charged has officially been scheduled to air on August 5th. You can catch the debut episode on Cartoon Network, although we don’t yet have an airtime.

Source: Deadline

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Adventure Time is Getting an Open-World Game, Coming to All Home Consoles and PC Next Spring

It looks like it’s time for fans of Adventure Time and citizens of the Land of Ooo to rejoice! An open-world video game featuring many playable characters—including Finn, Jake, BMO, and Marceline—from the hit Cartoon Network show will let you freely traverse the cartoon’s world very soon.

In this new game, called Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion, players will be able to control Finn and Jake on a pirate ship. The Land of Ooo has been almost completely submerged, separating many of the iconic locations seen in the show by the floodwaters. It’s Finn and Jake’s task to find out what went wrong in this original story by interrogating characters and recruiting some to the playable pirate crew.

This Bandai Namco-published game will feature “tactical combat” and a progression system for the cast of characters. Developer Outright Games is even hosting a competition for fans to name the pirate ship that Finn and Jake will helm on their journey. Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC in spring of 2018.

Can you see yourself picking this game up? Are you a fan of Adventure Time, and if so, is this the kind of game you’ve always wanted for the franchise? Let us know in the comments below! You can also check out the attached gallery of images to further explore the Land of Ooo to see if this title might be up your alley.

Source: GameSpot

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Netflix’s Castlevania Cartoon Gets Compared to Game of Thrones

A few days ago, Netflix revealed that a new cartoon based on the classic Castlevania franchise will be coming later this year. We still don’t know a ton about the series, though producer Adi Shankar has since revealed some more information about what we can expect. This Castlevania series will be based on Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse, according to Shankar, and is “going to be R-rated as f***.” In fact, Shankar even went so far as to draw comparisons to HBO hit Game of Thrones.

Castlevania follows “the last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepe himself,” according to the Netflix description. Shankar also added that though Castlevania will be an interpretation of the game franchise, the series won’t feel like a cash grab. Video game adaptations have failed to capture their intended audience, Shankar believes, because they come from a place of inauthenticity. That is to say, these adaptations often feature significant alterations in order to earn more money, as opposed to the betterment of the material itself, which fans can pick up on. Shankar also pointed to his 2014 film Dredd as an example of an adaptation done right, stating:

“It’s kind of a departure from the comics based on the source material because you could argue the source material was more of a political satire than it was an action script.
Dredd amounted to be a wall-to-wall action movie and, because it was a perspective on a character and a universe that came from someone who understands the world, it felt authentic.” — Adi Shankar

Regarding the show’s vision, Shankar stated that he’d like it to reach a
Game of Thrones level of scale and gruesomeness, while creating Lord of the Rings-style cinematic battles. “If you look at Game of Thrones, each season was bigger than the last. The last season had that huge Jon Snow battle, which was like a scene from Lord of the Rings. I’d like to do something along those lines,” said Shankar. He further stated:

“This is very much
Castlevania done in the vein of Game of Thrones. (Producer and writer) Warren Ellis added so much depth to the material. [The series is] going to be R-rated as f***. … this is going to be the best f*****g video game adaptation we’ve had to date.” — Adi Shankar

Castlevania‘s casting is already completed and the first part of Season 1 is on schedule to be released this year, with a second season lined up for 2018. If the show actually lives up to these standards, I think it’ll be really great. There’s still a lot we don’t know about it though, so it could still go either way. Will you be checking Castlevania out upon its release?

Source: IGN, Polygon

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Netflix is Getting a New Castlevania Cartoon This Year, and It’s Ultra-Violent

Late last year, we heard word of a new television project from Fred Seibert, one of the executive producers of The Fairly OddParents and Adventure Time, among many other cartoons. Seibert said that this project is based around “one of the most world famous video games of the last 30 years,” leading many to speculate which franchise he had in mind. After doing some digging around the internet, we hypothesized that the cartoon would be based on Castlevania. It looks like we were right.

Netflix has made quite a name for itself in recent years with their quality original programming. During an event today, Netflix announced its slate of upcoming productions. Tucked away in a press release was a quiet announcement, stating only “Castlevania Season 1, Part 1 Coming to Netflix in 2017.” No further details were revealed in this release, but an article on The Globe and Mail indicates that comic book author Warren Ellis wrote the script for this season.

Fred Seibert is joined by Kevin Kolde from Frederator Studios as well as Adi Shankar (who produced the Power Rangers short film in 2015) for this project. Shankar previously stated that he was working on a super violent, dark, and satirical Castlevania series with Seibert and Kolde, so this comes as no real surprise.

I’m personally excited to see how this project turns out. Castlevania is a franchise near and dear to my heart, so I have high hopes for this venture. I know I can’t wait to get more information about this series! How do you feel about it? Do you think the Castlevania TV series will be worth your time, or is it just an attempt to bank off of a popular franchise?

Source: io9, The Globe and Mail

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You Really Aren’t Supposed to See the New Mega Man Cartoon Footage

Capcom is gearing up for a big revival of the Mega Man franchise, and that includes a new cartoon series from Ben 10 creators Man of Action Entertainment. The Blue Bomber’s new design had a controversial reception last year, and that commotion was further fueled by some recently-discovered footage showing Mega Man in action against Fire Man and Drill Man.

The clip was quickly removed after its discovery (but you can watch an alternate version of it above), and as it turns out, it was never meant to be seen by the public in the first place. Rockman Corner spoke with Dentsu Entertainment about the footage, and they stated that it was from internal animation tests at Film Roman LLC and was never meant to be released. Dentsu Entertainment went on to state that Mega Man’s new look is “still very much evolving” and that fans should not expect that clip to be representative of the finished product. That said, it appears to be largely in line with the design unveiled last year.

Additionally, Dentsu clarified that the cartoon is not confirmed for Disney XD, despite what some reports claimed. Exact details of when and where the show will air will be revealed at a later date. We’ve previously heard that it’s targeting a 2017 release, but that was nearly a year ago, and no further details have been given since then.

Source: Rockman Corner

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Here’s a First Look at Footage from the Upcoming Mega Man Cartoon

Capcom hasn’t shown the Blue Bomber much love in recent years, but that’s set to change soon. Capcom is hoping to revive the popularity of the once-prominent franchise in time for its 30th anniversary, and that includes debuting an all-new Mega Man cartoon from the creators of Ben 10. Man of Action Entertainment unveiled Mega Man’s new design last year, and thanks to a recently-discovered sizzle reel, we’ve now been given a brief first glimpse at how he’ll look in action.

Way back in November, Film Roman uploaded a brief (unlisted) teaser trailer for a handful of different cartoons, including a few seconds of the new Mega Man show. The short clip sees the Blue Bomber battling with Fire Man and Drill Man.

Mega Man is set to debut sometime in 2017, and it’s aimed at “kids 6 to 9, as well as their parents who grew up loving the video games.” The show will star Aki Light, a “a normal, upbeat, schoolboy robot” with a secret power — the ability to transform into “the world’s first robot super-hero,” Mega Man. The show will see Aki struggling to maintain both his everyday life as a student and his heroic duties as his alter-ego. Aki is said to have “unflinching wide-eyed optimism and an over-the-top sense of humor.” Familiar faces like Rush will be present, and there will also be newcomers, including a character named Mega Mini.

Based on what we’ve seen and heard so far, are you excited for Mega Man, or will you be sitting this one out?

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We Think We’ve Figured Out What “Nickelodeon’s” Video Game Cartoon Is

A few days ago we learned that Fred Seibert (creator or producer of numerous shows, including The Fairly OddParents, Adventure Time, Fanboy and Chum Chum, and Bee And Puppy Cat) is working on an animated series based on a video game. Seibert described it as “one of the most world-famous video games of the last 30 years” and revealed that he’s had the rights for 12 years, but he stopped short of naming the series. Many have been guessing that this means a Nickelodeon/Nintendo partnership, but a story from a year ago holds a different and more likely answer.

Back in August of 2015, we
reported on the story that Adi Shankar (producer of the popular Power Rangers short film from 2015) was planning to create a “super violent” anime-inspired series based on Castlevania. His goal was to “bring hard hitting anime” to America and to create an animated series geared towards adults.

Shankar stated that he was teaming up with Kevin Kolde (a producer at Frederator Studios), and that Frederator had acquired the rights ”
a few years ago.” At the time, his plan was to base the show on
Castlevania III, and he cited Akira, Ghost in the Shell, Ninja Scroll, and Young Justice as influences.

We’ve heard nothing about this project since its initial tease nearly a year and a half ago, but it lines up perfectly with what Seibert teased more recently.
Castlevania has been a series for 30 years, and (despite Konami’s recent lack of interest in the franchise) it’s definitely a well-known IP. According to Shankar, Frederator has had the rights to it for years, which lines up well with what Seibert himself said about his mystery series.

While the announcement
was made on a Nickelodeon podcast, Seibert never directly confirmed that it was planned to air on Nickelodeon, and Frederator has put out plenty of content on other networks and platforms. Given the nature of the show that Shankar wants to produce, it’s likely not a Nickelodeon show at all.

Are you interested in seeing a violent, anime-influenced take on
Castlevania? Sound off in the comments below!

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Daily Delib: What’s the Best Video Game Franchise for Nickelodeon to Make Into a Cartoon?

News went ’round the world wide web today that Frederator, the studio behind Adventure Time and dozens of Nickelodeon cartoons, is working on a show based on “one of the most world-famous video games of the last thirty years.”

What exactly that game is remains a mystery, but we do have a few clues. We can reasonably assume it’s not Mega Man, Sonic, Pac-Man, and Skylanders (and by extension Spyro the Dragon), as each such franchise already has a cartoon adaption in production with various other studios. We also know they’ve been drafting this series on and off for twelve years, which means they obtained the license somewhere around 2004. For this same reason, we can safely assume anything owner by Nintendo is off the table, as they’ve only recently begun loosening their restrictions on their IP.

Crash Bandicoot sticks out to me as not only the most likely candidate, but perhaps the best series fit for a Nickelodeon adaptation. The series takes place in a zany cartoon world with a mad scientist and a dynamic-yet-dim-witted animal hero, which leaves the door wide open for creative short-form storytelling and plenty of animated gags. In fact, Crash’s co-creator David Siller revealed that Universal Studios once produced a cartoon ad for the original game, which you can watch embedded below, serving as a rough template for an animated Crash Bandicoot series.

But it seems all too fitting this news would arrive now if the series is indeed Crash. After all, Crash was one of the most successful game franchises in the late 90s and early 2000s, and in 2004 it was still riding high on its coattails of success. Since then the series has struggled to maintain its popularity, which may help explain why a cartoon adaption has struggled for so long to find its footing during production. But all eyes are on Crash once again, as the original trilogy is getting remastered on PlayStation 4, and Crash himself has appeared in the most recent Skylanders game and even crossed over into the Skylanders Netflix series in a features speaking role. The timing would certainly make sense for Frederator to reconsider their video game adaption if it’s Crash Bandicoot.

Of course, there are plenty of other possibilities to entertain if you set likelihood aside. Pikmin, Rayman, Ratchet & Clank, Splatoon, and tons of other franchises come to mind as ripe cartoon universes for short episodic storytelling. What franchise do you think would be the best fit for a Nickelodeon adaption?

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A Fan Recreated the Entire Opening of the 80’s TMNT Cartoon in Mario Paint

Mario Paint has been used by fans to create a number of impressive projects over the years, but this one may be one of the coolest and most massive undertakings so far. An avid Mario Painter as well as a fan of the old Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon, Mike Matei sat down and decided to recreate the show’s entire minute-long intro frame-by-frame in the SNES title. According to Matei, each frame required thirty minutes to an hour to recreate, and the entire project took about six months.

Fortunately, that work is done now, and he’s compiled all these frames into a video format complete with a cover of the original title song by James Ronald. You can check above to see the amazing result in its entirety, and if you need to get some idea of just how much effort this took, Matei also uploaded a 47 minute video that shows the full process for just one of these frames.

As someone who grew up on the reruns of this show, this is an awesome blast to the past for me, and I’d love to see him remake more cartoon openings (which he seems open to doing!). Which shows would you like to see recreated like this? Give us your thoughts in the comments!

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A Writer on the Mega Man Cartoon Asks Fans to Give it a Chance

Man of Action Entertainment (the team behind Ben 10) was revealed as the creator of an upcoming Mega Man cartoon last year. Set to release in 2017 in order to coincide with Mega Man‘s 30th anniversary, the cartoon is geared towards children ages 6-9 and nostalgic parents. Initial reports about the series were met with criticism and skepticism, prompting writer Joe Kelly to ask fans to “let the work speak for itself.” Since then, we finally got our first look at Mega Man’s new design, and many reactions were once again negative. Kelly has since issued a second message to disgruntled fans, once again asking that they wait until the show airs before judging it too harshly.

“I want to thank everyone for loving MegaMan and having such strong opinions. That’s really cool. Even cooler when you express them with care and thought. Nothing I can say will counteract the shock you may feel when an image released doesn’t match the one you had in your head. Same with a storyline. A name. A set up. All I can say is what I said b4 –We always set out with our partners to create the best show we can. That’s all creative people do. All day. Every day. Some of what we create will suit your taste. Some will not.

“I only ask, as I did before, that folks wait until a show is on the air before assuming that their favorite thing is ruined forever. The whole reason I engaged folks last time was BECAUSE we respect fans. Just because our collective approach doesn’t match your ideas is not an attack on you. That’s all I have on this. I can’t answer questions or get into specifics for legal, personal and creative reasons, but I hope you give the show a chance when it airs. Thanks for your passion and thoughtfulness. Best to you!”
— Joe Kelly

Mega Man’s new look has been the subject of criticism from many gamers, while others are upset about the plot, which sees a young robot named “Aki Light” living a dual life as a normal student and a superhero. Will you give the show a chance when it comes out, or have you already written it off?

Source: Joe Kelly

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Here’s the First Round of Info on the Upcoming Mega Man Cartoon, Including His New Design

Last year we learned that Man of Action Entertainment, the team behind Ben 10, is working on a Mega Man cartoon. Months passed with no new information, but we got an update in April that revealed it’s still on pace for a 2017 debut, coinciding with the 30th anniversary of the popular game series. We finally got a big update on the show today, as Dentsu Entertainment revealed the first image of the Blue Bomber’s new look along with a handful of details about the upcoming cartoon’s plot.

Aimed at “kids 6 to 9, as well as their parents who grew up loving the video games,” Man of Action’s Mega Man cartoon takes a different story approach than what we’re used to. The show will star Aki Light, a “a normal, upbeat, schoolboy robot” with a secret power — the ability to transform into “the world’s first robot super-hero,” Mega Man. The show will see Aki struggling to maintain both his everyday life as a student and his heroic duties as his alter-ego. Aki is said to have “unflinching wide-eyed optimism and an over-the-top sense of humor.” Familiar faces like Rush will be present, and there will also be newcomers, including a character named Mega Mini.

What do you think of Mega Man’s new look? Based on what’s been revealed so far, are you looking forward to the series?

Sources: Polygon, Nintendo Everything

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NWC: The Upcoming Mega Man Cartoon from the Makers of Ben 10 Could Be Really Good

This past week, one of the writers from the studio behind Ben 10 took to Twitter to discuss their Mega Man cartoon series that’s set to launch next year. Among other things, he said that the studio aims to “distill down the DNA of Mega Man” and urged fans not to prejudge the show before we’ve even seen anything of it.

This was one of the talking points on
this week’s episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia. Check out the discussion video above for our full thoughts, or keep reading below for a brief, brief summary.

We think he’s absolutely right to remind anxious fans not to knock something before we’ve seen anything about it, and we’re interested in the ways this studio’s experience with an episodic action series like
Ben 10 will let them bring ideas to the table for Mega Man, another franchise about a hero with swappable superpowers. Alex particularly notes an episodic structure could work great for Mega Man, as it could let them focus on smaller episodes taking the Robot Masters on one at a time before deciding if they want to build it towards a grander story arc.

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A Writer on the Upcoming Mega Man Cartoon Asks Fans to “Let the Work Speak for Itself”

Last Summer, we learned that Man of Action Entertainment, best known for creating shows such as Ben 10 and Generator Rex, had teamed up with Dentsu Entertainment USA to create an animated Mega Man TV show. We’ve heard very little about the show up to this point, but Dentsu recently confirmed that it’s still on pace to debut in 2017, in time for the 30th anniversary of the series.

As is often the case with adaptations of video games, the internet’s reaction has been mixed. Many are excited to see the Blue Bomber back in action in cartoon form. Others have been far more negative, predicting that the show will be a flop before seeing anything from it whatsoever. Joe Kelly, a writer at Man of Action, has taken to Twitter to address the criticisms and concerns of the latter group. In a series of tweets, Kelly explained that the Man of Action team is working hard to create something new while focusing on the games and the lore of the series. Kelly then implored fans to wait until it makes its debut, and to “Let the work speak for itself.”

“To all the very cool
#MegaMan fans out there who are asking me many questions about the upcoming series – here’s what I can tell you… MOA is part of a group of companies looking to bring Big Blue to life for a new era. Lots of folks are working hard to make a great show. I am legally prohibited from saying ANYTHING specific about the show, and though I love you, I am not getting sued for you.

“However…I can say that MOA looked at 30 years of source material in developing the series with our partners. We focused on the games and lore. Our job is to work with Capcom & Dentsu USA to distill down the DNA of MegaMan and apply that to modern animated storytelling. So that’s what we did. It’s new. I can’t compare it to anything else because it isn’t going to be like anything else. It’s something new.

“HUNDREDS of people work on an animated show. No one wakes up for work and says, “I’m going to ruin that fan’s beloved thing.” At MOA, we start from the same place – do we like the idea? Can we bring something new to it? Will it be fun? We answer yes and write.That’s what we did with MegaMan. There is still a long process to bringing it to the screen, but talented people are working hard.

“In 2017, we’ll see how it came out. Cartoons take a year to make. Lots of blood sweat & tears. And fun. Fun is key. We built a fun show. We respect MegaMan, his long time fans and the new audience. Can’t prove that to you, you’ll judge for yourselves. But I humbly submit that you reserve judgement until after the show airs. Telling me the show sucks when nothing has been seen..? Sort of undermines the whole respect thing. (And please, cross apply this to all creators working on any franchise characters.) Let the work speak for itself. That’s all I got 4 now. Hope it makes sense. Hope you understand where I’m coming from. Hope you’ll enjoy the show when it airs. Thanks!”
— Joe Kelly

Are you looking forward to the upcoming Mega Man cartoon, or do you count yourself among the skeptics and critics? Leave your thoughts in the comments below!

Source: Joe Kelly

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The Mega Man Cartoon from the Creators of Ben 10 is Still on Pace for a 2017 Debut

Last Summer, we learned that Man of Action Entertainment, best known for creating shows such as Ben 10 and Generator Rex, had teamed up with Dentsu Entertainment USA to create an animated Mega Man TV show. We’ve heard virtually nothing about this project since then, but it looks to be alive and well still. Dentsu recently updated their Global Franchise Development page to include a listing for the Mega Man Cartoon, and it confirms that they’re still targeting a 2017 launch to coincide with the 30th anniversary of the popular game series. Hopefully we get some more details soon!

Source: Dentsu Entertainment

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NWC: We Could See All Kinds of Awesome Surprises with Nintendo’s Expansion into Movies and Anime

Tatsumi Kimishima recently sat down with Mainichi Shinbun, an everyday newspaper in Japan, and laid out some of his 2016 plans for them. One of the things he told the paper is that Nintendo is indeed making progress towards expanding into the mobile market and theme parks, but also that they’re making progress on expanding into movies and anime.

This was one of the talking points on
this week’s episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia. Check out the discussion video above for our full thoughts on Nintendo’s multimedia strategy, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

We’re excited for the potential that Nintendo’s properties hold for both film and anime, but at the same time worry that they might put too much emphasis on making a splash in Japanese media markets with anime, rather than diversifying the types of media styles for a more global audience. The biggest potential we see for Nintendo’s multimedia presence is
cross-promoting their franchises with one another, not unlike the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Between all their different franchises, Nintendo has a ton of potential for animated shorts, feature films, anime series, variety shows, webseries, and more, and we’re looking forward to seeing how it plays out.

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