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VIZ Execs Aker and Hamric on Pokemon, 2016 Launches, 2017
August 24, 2016

ICv2 recently sat down with VIZ's Leyla Aker and Kevin Hamric to discuss the impact of Pokemon Go on their large library of Pokemon titles, the results of the early 2016 launches, and key releases for the rest of 2016 and 2017.

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From Dynamite
August 23, 2016
Dynamite Entertainment will launch James Robinson’s Grand Passion.
'We Have To Work Together'
August 23, 2016
Dolphin Films and IM Global have released the first international trailer for Max Steel .
In 'Kreo'
August 23, 2016
CMON will release Kreo , a new cooperative board game of world-building and godhood, this fall.
Alderac's 'Card-Crafting' Game
August 23, 2016
Alderac Entertainment Group will release Vale of Magic, the first expansion for its Mystic Vale card game.
In New Standee Punch-Out Book
August 23, 2016
Marvel’s most powerful women will be standing on their own, at least after they’re punched-out of the book.
Coming Soon From Floodgate Games
August 23, 2016
At Gen Con, ICv2 stopped by Floodgate Games' booth to learn about the company and hear about upcoming releases.
One New Ship and Two Repainted Classics
August 23, 2016
WizKids will release the 29th set of ships for Star Trek: Attack Wing in 2017.
'Deadpool: The Adamantium Collection'
August 23, 2016
Marvel will release a $200.00 Deadpool collection in 2017.
As New Film Tears Up Box Office in Japan
August 23, 2016
Coming on the heels of strong performance for Shin Godzilla , Toho will produce an animated Godzilla feature.
From Marvel Comics
August 23, 2016
Marvel will run a series of STEAM variant covers in November to show young heroes exploring their passions in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
'Please reconsider'
August 23, 2016
Dave Salisbury of Fan Boy Three writes an about Wizards of the Coast's decision not to give Dungeons & Dragons: Storm King's Thunder a WPN exclusive early release in Europe.
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