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Little Battlers eXperience English Dub Cast Revealed

Ahead of the channel’s August 24th broadcast in the US, Nicktoons has begun streaming the first episode of the Little Battlers eXperience anime on their website. This English dub, which is different from the one that aired in Asia, was directed by Karl Willems and produced by the Ocean Group for Dentsu Entertainment USA in association with Rollman Entertainment. Voice actors were recorded at Ocean Entertainment in Vancouver and Blue Water Studios in Calgary, Canada. Here’s the entire cast list from the first episode, entitled “Starting Small”:


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Little Battlers eXperience Premieres Next Month On Nicktoons

Dentsu Entertainment have announced the launch date for the Little Battlers eXperience anime on Nicktoons in the US. The show premieres on August 24th at 10AM ET. According to the press release, the 26-episode adaptation was produced by Dentsu in partnership with Rollman Entertainment. The brand’s western debut will be at this weekend’s San Diego Comic-Con.

In promotion of the impending launch, Nicktoons have launched the show’s webpage. It contains two videos (which are embedded above) alongside a description of the show and its characters:

Van Yamano wanted an LBX robot more than anything else in the world, but his mother always refused. And then one day fate brought him his very own LBX named Achilles. A naturally gifted LBX player, Van soon finds himself battling to free his missing father from the clutches of an evil organization. But what Van doesn’t know is that his LBX Achilles holds the key to the fate of the entire world. He will soon find himself caught in the midst of a vast conspiracy for global domination with the highest ranks of power. It’s up to Van to defend the world from tyranny depending solely on his own unique abilities and his LBX robots.

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Little Battlers eXperience Wars, and W Super Custom announced for 3DS

The latest issue of CoroCoro Comic has revealed some interesting news! Last year’s PSP/Vita release Little Battlers eXperience W will join Little Battlers eXperience Explosive Boost on the 3DS as LBX: Super Custom. This game will be released in the summer. But the next chapter is Little Battlers eXperience Wars. This will be a new start for the series as Arata Sena and his LBX, Dotfacer take centre stage with Hikaru Hoshihara, Haruki Izumo, and Muraku Houjou as supporting characters. No release date has been announced but the ongoing anime on TV Tokyo will be renamed to reflect the Wars storyline starting April 3rd.

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Of course, the existence of LBX W Super Custom is interesting as Level-5’s CEO Akihiro Hino said there wouldn’t be a “Boost” re-release for the game

LBX W episode 39 preview streamed

Check out the trailer for the latest episode of LBX W airing Wednesday at 7:27JST on TV Tokyo!

LBX W episode 38 preview streamed

Check out the trailer for the latest episode of LBX W airing Wednesday at 7:27JST on TV Tokyo!

Inazuma Eleven Go vs. Little Battlers eXperience W second trailer posted

Level-5 has released the second trailer for their upcoming theatrical crossover between Little Battlers eXperience W, and the soccer themed Inazuma Eleven Go:

The film itself opens December 1 in Japan. Those who preorder tickets will receive two sets of trading cards themed around LBX, and Inazuma Eleven. As well, this will entitle early ticket buyers to a password to unlock Ikaros Raimon Z in LBX W for PSP and PSVita. This LBX is simply Ban’s normal Ikaros Zero with a Raimon Soccer Club themed frame.

LBX W anime DVDs to start in June

The first DVD volume of the LBX W anime has a set release date in Japan! Little Battlers eXperience W Volume 1 is set to hit Japanese retailers June 27 and retail for 5,040 yen. This release will contain episodes 1-4 plus a special bonus compilation feature. Like the previous LBX anime DVD releases Media Factory will be handling distribution, and the DVDs themselves will contain only Japanese audio, and be restricted to Region 2.

The final DVD release for the original LBX anime was just released this past week in Japan.

LBX W anime episode 15 preview streamed

Check out the trailer for the latest episode of LBX W airing Wednesday at 7:27JST on TV Tokyo!

Little Battlers eXperience W Episode 14 trailer streamed

Check out the trailer for the latest episode of LBX W airing Wednesday at 7:27JST on TV Tokyo!

LBX W anime episode 13 preview streamed

Little Battlers eXperience Episode 13 airs Wednesday at 7:27PM JST on TV Tokyo. Will you be watching?