This Week In The Nerd Fandom: January 17th, 2023


It’s that time again. This Week In The Nerd Fandom is back with several new topics from the Fandom. Also, a reminder for those who aren’t aware, our Ko-Fi Page has been updated. Be sure to check it out and buy me a soda!

Demon Slayer Kimetsu no Yaiba: The Mugen Train Arc is coming this Saturday to Netflix

Image Credit: Netflix

Let’s start with the announcement from Netflix. Netflix will be bringing the Mugen Train Arc to their service. At this time, nothing has been mentioned if the film will be available as well, fans will be able to watch the Mugen Train Arc on Saturday, January 21st.

Kenta Shinohara has announced that he does not plan on Weekly Serialization after finishing Witch Watch

Image Credit: Viz Media

In a new announcement from manga creator Kenta Shinohara, he has announced that he does not plan on pursuing a weekly manga serialization after Witch Watch concludes. Shinohara has mentioned that he is “Physically Unable” to pursue it, even if he wanted to. He also mentions that he does not know when the manga will end due to its episodic nature but hopes that he can continue as long as possible. Witch Watch is available to read on Viz Media and Shueisha’s Manga Plus app.

Titans Together! Nightwing Issue 100 Sets Up The Titans taking over for the Justice League

Image Credit: DC Comics

If anyone could fill the void of the Justice League, it would be the Titans. In this week’s 100th issue of Nightwing, Dick Grayson and his team prepare to take on the role of a new League of Heroes. It is a new Dawn at DC, and It’s an extra-sized Nightwing #100 by writer Tom Taylor, and artists Bruno Redondo, Rick Leonardi, Scott McDaniel, Mikel Janin, and Javier Fernandez. For an exclusive look, head over to Newsarama for further details.

Storm Makes Her Presence Known In A New Ongoing Solo Series! Debuting in May 2023

She is one of the fiercest fighters in the Marvel Universe, and now she is prepared to fight not only a new enemy but witness her omega-level powers evolve radically. This five-issue limited series brings writer Ann Nocenti and artist Sid Kotian together for an electrifying fun ride! For more on this announcement, head over to Marvel!


Awesome Games Done Quick raises $2.6 Million for Cancer Research

Awesome Games Done Quick has done it again, this time raising $2,642,493 for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. AGDQ is a 24-Hour Charity Livestream where dedicated gamers show off speed runs of their favorite video games. For more on this story, Game Informer has the full details.

Sailor Moon Cosmos Anime Film’s Newest Video Highlights Cast, June Openings

The official website for the upcoming Two-Part Anime Movie, Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon Cosmos, has released a new video highlighting the cast and the new June release dates. The project will be adapting the Shadow Galactica arc from Naoko Takeuchi’s original Sailor Moon Manga. It will debut in Japanese Theaters on June 9th and June 30th. For more on this story, Anime News Network has the details.

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