Tuesday, August 11, 2015

News: Chrono Plush Toy to Debut at Comiket 88, Episode Previews

August 11th, 2015. In today's weekly stream, Doctor O leaked three new cards from G-BT04: Soul Strike Against the Supreme for the Angel Feather, Megacolony, and Neo Nectar clans. Meanwhile an announcement made through figure production studio Gift's Twitter account teased an upcoming plush doll based on the likeness of Shindou Chrono. Previously Gift had produced similar dolls of Sendou Aichi, Kai Toshiki, Suzugamori Ren, and Miwa Taishi based on their appearances in the Asia Circuit chapter of the anime, and will debut at Comiket 88, from August 14th through 16th at the Tokyo Big Sight Chrono's plush will be the first based on Cardfight!! Vanguard G. Four new episode previews for Cardfight!! Vanguard G have also been leaked from this month's issue of Monthly Bushiroad magazine.

The episode previews, along with the new cards, and a recording of today's livestream are all provided below.

Turn 41 "Tokoha VS Rin"
The United Sanctuary branch's special match begins. Tokoha enthusiastically seeks revenge, attacking the princess-like presence of Team Demise's Hashima Rin.

Turn 42 "Shion VS Shouma"
Game 2 of the special match. Shinonome Shouma toys with Shion with the words "People see their own futures." Can Shion show the future for himself that he believes in!?

Turn 43 "Stride Force"
Kanzaki Yuuichirou reigns over the United Sanctuary branch with absolute power. Hidden in his heart is a grand ambition. Chrono and his friends will face that ambition head-on!

Turn 44 "Chrono VS Taiyou"
Standing before Chrono is the Taiyou that coldly pursued victory and became like a machine. Can Chrono's burning ideal reach him, and take back the old Taiyou!?

Nursecap Dalmation
AUTO (Rearguard circle): Generation Break 1: When this unit boosts, during that battle, for each face-up card in your damage zone, the boosted unit gets Power +1000.

Machining Slater
AUTO (Rearguard circle): When this unit boosts a vanguard with "Machining" in its card name, if your opponent's vanguard and rearguards are all at rest, soulcharge 2.

Maiden of Calyces, Sarianna
AUTO (Generation Break 1) [Counterblast 1, soulblast 1] When this unit is placed on a rearguard circle, if you have a grade 3 or greater vanguard with "Ranunculus" in its card name, you may pay the cost. If you do, choose one of your other rearguards, search your deck for up to one card with the same name as that unit, call it to a rearguard circle, shuffle that deck, during this turn, this unit gets Power +2000.

(Deckbox and sleeves at 8:11, G-BT04 cards at 20:20)
During the stream Doctor O also revealed that a pair of Pacifica and Shizuku deckboxes and sets of promotional sleeves will be available for purchase at Comiket 88, as well as related merchandise to promote Touken Ranbu -ONLINE-. The stream attracted over ten thousand live viewers during its run.