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The Entire Neon Genesis Evangelion Series Will Be On Netflix

Do you need Japan’s cult mecha v. aliens series from the 90s, Neon Genesis Evangelion, on Netflix? I am guessing maybe not. I mean, those who wants to watch it, would have watched it, and those who wanted it badly, already own the series and movies on DVD/Blu-Ray. Notwithstanding our believe that the world does not need Neon Genesis Evangelion to be available to stream, Netflix is adding all 26 episodes of the Neon Genesis Evangelion, along with the two movies, The End of Evangelion and Evangelion: Death (True)2 to its library come this Spring 2019. Continue reading The Entire Neon Genesis Evangelion Series Will Be On Netflix

USJ Will Be Getting Evangelion Vs. Godzilla Ride For Cool Japan 2019

Universal Studio Japan celebrated this year’s ‘Cool Japan’ with a Final Fantasy-themed ride and next year, it is going to get even more exciting for Japan pop culture/anime fans because, there is going to be a Godzilla Vs. Evangelion ride. Godzilla and Evangelion are not alone in this ‘Cool Japan’ 5th anniversary celebration; there will be attractions based on famous anime too, including Detective Conan, Lupin the Third, Sailor Moon, as well as Attack on Titan. Continue reading USJ Will Be Getting Evangelion Vs. Godzilla Ride For Cool Japan 2019

New Balance Japan Releasing Super Dope Evangelion-themed Sneakers

Fans of Evangelion is going to dig this. New Balance Japan has announced a collaborative sneakers collection with the cult mecha anime. Yes! It is happening… again! And boy, are those shoes looking super dope! I am totally all over even though I know very well I wouldn’t be able to get my hands on them. I am happy for those who can. Anyways, Evangelion has partnered with Japanese retailer GU to out Evangelion-inspired kicks based on New Balance Fresh Foam Cruz. Continue reading New Balance Japan Releasing Super Dope Evangelion-themed Sneakers

Bandai Announced Premium Metal Build Evangelion Unit-01 Figure

The iconic mecha, EVA Unit-01, from the cult anime series Evangelion is getting a premium format action figure. Announced last week by Bandai Spirit, this newly designed figure will fall under the brand’s high-end model lineup ‘METAL BUILD’. In addition to the draw of it being premium format, it has another draw here: it is designed and supervised by the original mecha designer of the Neon Genesis Evangelion series, Ikuto Yamashita. Continue reading Bandai Announced Premium Metal Build Evangelion Unit-01 Figure

Here’s The First Teaser Trailer Of New Evangelion The Movie

Just a while ago, we saw how Japan’s King Record is keeping the Evangelion burning with a newly put together music video and now, we are seeing a teaser trailer of the new big screen Evangelion, destined to the hit the theaters in 2020. But brace yourself cos’ there is not a lot to take in with this snippet. The 20 something seconds trailer only let us in one character and that is Mari Mikanimi Illustrious, the fourth child and EVA pilot of EVA Unit-08 (ya’ know, the super cool “multiple eye” pink mecha), who debuted in Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance. Continue reading Here’s The First Teaser Trailer Of New Evangelion The Movie

You Can Turn Yourself Into Evangelion Unit-01 With This Shoulder Cushion

You may not feel it if you are outside of Japan, but the Evangelion ‘fever’ has never stopped. The number of merchandises being turn out is a testimony of the on-going popularity of this pop culture giant mecha. The cushion, AKA throw pillow, you see here is the latest to join the growing Evangelion merchandises. The cushion’s odd form is inspired the shoulder section of the EVA Unit-01 and it is, obviously, cushy and totally huggable unlike the actual shoulder of EVA-01. Continue reading You Can Turn Yourself Into Evangelion Unit-01 With This Shoulder Cushion

Supposedly ’Cute’ Take Of Evangelion Figure Looks Creepy As Hell

Funko is the name in cute-tifying characters, so is Chris Uminga’s take. Uminga’s iterations of superheroes may look ‘creepy’ but they are pale in comparison with the newly announced Shiny EVA-01 Parfom Evangelion Figure. It is new, shiny metallic variant joining the “Parfom” line, which is a highly posable and cute re-imagining of Evangelion. Well, it does not look exactly cute, does it? I mean, come on. Just look at it. It looks like it is ready to tear up anyone. Continue reading Supposedly ’Cute’ Take Of Evangelion Figure Looks Creepy As Hell

Creator Of Evangelion Visited The Largest EVO-01 Unit In Shanghai

Unveiled last year was the largest statue of the Evangelion Unit-01, located in Shanghai. More than a year on after it was unveiled and also bagging Guinness World Records as the largest Evangelion (yes, there is such a record!), the creator of the cult alien-fighting mecha anime, Hideaki Anno, finally made a visit to check out the towering Unit-01. Yes, apparently, it is still there. So, if you in and around Shanghai, you may want to go check it out. Continue reading Creator Of Evangelion Visited The Largest EVO-01 Unit In Shanghai

King Records Is Keeping Evangelion Alive With New Single And Music Video

If you have doubts over Neon Genesis Evangelion’s immortality, well, lets just say that it is very much alive. In between now and the last series and the last movie, there have been a series of collaboration and promotional stuff, including Evangelion-themed smartphone, Evangelion-themed bullet train, human-size statue which was sold at Japan’s 7-Eleven, and more recently, Evangelion-themed musical instrument accessories. And now, we heard there’s a new Evangelion Cruel Angel Thesis (that’s title of the anime’s theme song, btw) video. Continue reading King Records Is Keeping Evangelion Alive With New Single And Music Video

You Can Soon Get Evangelion-Themed Guitar Accessories In Japan

Evangelion may not have new anime, TV shows or movies in recent memories, but this mecha anime has quite a cult following. In fact, it is probably still a thing in Japan, since there are actually racing teams in its name in Land of the Rising Sun and also the fact that Japan music instrument supplier Kyoritsu Corporation has recently announced a collaboration with Evangelion on a series of musical instrument accessories. These music gears include collections of products with themes based on the popular anime by Gainax/Tatsunoko Production. Continue reading You Can Soon Get Evangelion-Themed Guitar Accessories In Japan