HERO TV Airs Tokyo Magnitude 8.0, Power Ranger Samurai and 2 More This March


Filipino anime cable channel HERO TV has announced its anime line up this March.

With this month’s theme “Edge of March”, HERO TV set to air following “environmental-friendly” anime and tokusatsu series:

02282013_tokyomagnitude8TOKYO MAGNITUDE 8.0

The story centers on Mirai, a middle school freshman girl who goes to Tokyo’s artificial Odaiba Island for a robot exhibition with her brother Yuuki at the start of summer vacation. A powerful tremor emanates from an ocean trench, the famed Tokyo Tower and Rainbow Bridge crumble and fall, and the landscape of Tokyo changes in an instant. With the help of a motorcycle delivery woman named Mari who they meet on Odaiba, Mirai and Yuuki strive to head back to their Setagaya home in western Tokyo.

Series premieres on March 11 at 11:00 p.m. with replays at 5:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 5:00 p.m.

02282013_tideline_blueTIDE LINE BLUE

 A global calamity known as the “Hammer of Eden” has left humanity devastated and disorganized. With over six billion dead and 90% of former land covered in water, the world is forced to undergo a massive reconstruction. Fourteen year later, the New United Nations is attempting to organize the survivors and pursue peace for the safety of all mankind. Despite being so thoroughly ravaged, the various pockets of civilization are unwilling to shed their former sense of nationalism leading to policy gridlocks in the New UN. A former military officer, Gould, plans to force humanity into cooperation by using his war submarine, the Ulysses, and its nuclear arsenal.

Series begins March 18 at 10:30 p.m. with replays at 4:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 4:30 p.m.


Arjuna was just an ordinary high-school girl, right up until the day she died in a motorcycle accident. But there, in the twilight of death, she saw the future of the barren earth destroyed by the Raaja, and was offered a second chance at life if she would stop them. Now she must learn to cast aside her thoughtlessly destructive ways and face her destiny as the Avatar of Time, the one being who can decide the fate of the planet.

Series premieres March 18 at 11:30 p.m. with replays at 5:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 5:30 p.m.

02282013_pr_samuraiPOWER RANGER SAMURAI

Under the expert guidance of Mentor Ji, a group of majorly talented teenagers has successfully battled back the relentless monsters who seek to destroy their world. But as the Sanzu River rises, so does the strength of Master Xandred’s Nighlok army, and now his terrible Mooger cronies are joined by Serrator, a new face of evil lurking in the darkness. To stand a chance against these new challenges, the Power Rangers must unlock the inconceivably powerful Black Box and become… Super Samurais!


HERO THEATRIXX will also feature an original animation video Blue Submarine No.6 which premieres on March 6 and 17 at 12:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 9:00 p.m.

The once famous and well respected scientist Zorndyke has bred a new genre of living being, one that thrives on the oceans and lives to destroy humans. Zorndyke believes it is time that the humans were relieved of their rule of the earth. It is up to Blue Submarine No. 6 and the rest of the Blue fleet to put an end to Zorndyke’s madness and creations.

HERO TV airs exclusively on channel 44 in Skycable.