To celebrate 20 years of Masashi Kishimoto’s popular manga series Naruto, Viz Media revealed they are hosting a year-long celebration for the orange-clad ninja.
Announced on their official blog, Viz Media will begin the Year of Naruto with events at New York Comic Con (October 3rd-6th, 2019 in New York City) with limited merchandise, such as a skateboard deck, posters, and other artwork. The celebration will continue into 2020 that will feature video games, events, discussions, and collaborations with other brands and companies. Viz Media will release details regarding these events as they become available.
Naruto first appeared in Weekly Shonen Jump back in 1999.
Source: Viz Media
Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Pokcmon franchise, Nintendo has scheduled a Pokémon Direct live streaming event for Friday, February 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am PST.
Nintendo hosts live streaming videos as a platform to share news on upcoming titles and interviews with game developers for their most popular product lines.
Visit the Nintendo Direct web site to grab a seat before the show starts.
Pokémon was originally released in Japan on February 27th, 1996. Visit the Pokémon web site for a list of events and activities celebrating this milestone.
You don’t have to wait until the Super Bowl to catch a glimpse of the new Pokémon commercial to coincide with the franchise’s 20th anniversary.
So instead of fast-forwarding through a recorded copy the football game, you can watch it officially on YouTube. No, this isn’t a leaked video, but the real deal courtesy of The Official Pokémon Channel.
This advertisement brings attention to all the festivities and products being released for two decades of Pokémon. Additional information is available on the Pokémon 20th Anniversary web site, including details on how to get in on all the fun. Train on!
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