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Starstorm: The U.S. Live-Action Saint Seiya Pilot

With Netflix’s upcoming CG-animated reboot of Saint Seiya due to launch this July, now is perhaps the best time to look into something that took the community’s attention last summer. In August, footage from a previously unseen U.S. live-action adaptation made it onto YouTube. Named Starstorm, the short snippet caused a stir among Saint Seiya […]

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Toei Preps New Saint Seiya Series

Toei Animation Europe has recently announced that they have teamed up with various SVOD and TV platforms across the continent in order to simulcast a new spin-off series from the Saint Seiya franchise, title Saint Seiya Saintia Sho. Saint Seiya Saintia Sho is set after the events of Saint Seiya, and will address many of […]

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NES Classic gets Shonen Jump-themed release in Japan

To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the legendary manga anthology Weekly Shonen Jump, Nintendo will launch a special version of their NES Classic. Loaded with games based on Dragon Ball, Fist of the North Star, Saint Seiya and other classics, the Nintendo Classic Mini Family Computer Weekly Shonen Jump 50th Anniversary Version (rolls right off […]

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Netflix Unleashes its Cosmos with Knights of the Zodiac: SAINT SEIYA

Announced during the recent Netflix Tokyo press conference, the streaming giant will now be carrying the new CG adaptation of the iconic mythology/fighting series Saint Seiya, which is also known as Knights of the Zodiac. The addition to Netflix’s service coincides with the renewed push for the legendary franchise, which celebrated its 30th anniversary last […]

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TOEI President Reveals Plans for New Saint Seiya Movies

Brazil’s very own version of Comic Con, CCXP, has become ground zero for TOEI president Kozo Morishita’s latest Saint Seiya-related announcement. The announcement reveals that there are a couple of film projects planned for the iconic shounen series, along with a “secret project.” Outside of the mysterious secret project, the other two planned films are […]

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New Saint Seiya Game Coming to Mobile

If you want to take the action-packed Saint Seiya experience on the go, you will be glad to know that there’s a new Saint Seiya mobile RPG, titled Saint Seiya: Galaxy Spirits, getting ready to unleash its cosmo on iOS and Android devices. A recent video preview from TOEI reveals everything you need to know […]

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DBZ and Saint Seiya to be Remastered in LatAm

Toei Animation has started the distribution of remastered versions of animated series classics Saint Seiya and Dragon Ball Z in Latin America, together with early deals for Nicaragua and Ecuador, just as the NATPE started. The remasters will be showcased during the market. Televisora Nicaraguense S.A. Canal 8 in Nicaragua and Corporacion Ecuatoriana de TV […]

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New English-Subbed PV for Saint Seiya Soldiers’ Soul – The God Cloths

Bandai Namco recently posted an English-subtitled promotional video for the upcoming game Saint Seiya: Soldier’s Soul, which is scheduled to come out in Europe via the PS4 and PS3 on September 25, followed by a Steam release at an unspecified later date (though Bandai Namco Entertainment US lists the game as shipping this fall.) Titled […]

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Bandai Namco Unveils New Saint Seiya Soldiers’ Soul English Subbed Trailer

During their Japan Expo presentation, Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe showed off a new trailer for the upcoming fighting game Saint Seiya: Soldiers’ Soul, with the notable difference being that the new trailer is English-subtitled. Along with the trailer presentation, Bandai Namco also announced a release date for Europe, namely September 25, 2015. The trailer is […]

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New Footage from Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary CG Movie

Toei Animation has posted a couple of new footages for the upcoming Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary CG film on their official Youtube channel. The first footage focuses on the trademark finishing moves of the five Bronze Saints: Seiya’s Pegasus Ryu Sei Ken, Shiryu’s Rozan Sho Ryu Ha, Hyouga’s Diamond Dust, Shun’s Nebula Chain, and […]

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Official Poster for Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary Revealed

With the highly-anticipated CG film Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary only a few months away from its big screen debut, the first official poster has just been released, showing off the much more detailed look of the film (even when compared to the 3D renderings in the recent PS3 brawlers). The poster features the protagonist […]

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New Trailer for Upcoming Saint Seiya CG Movie: Legend of Sanctuary

A couple of years ago, Toei talked up a storm over a planned “top level budget” CGI 3D movie based on the iconic manga/anime franchise Saint Seiya. Toei Animation chairman Kozo Morishita at that time stated that their plan was originally to “produce TV series first and then a film,” but eventually realized that starting […]