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Introducing the Ginger Ranger

Introducing the Ginger Ranger

Karen Gillan, who played Amy Pond on Doctor Who and Nebula in Guardians Of The Galaxy, professed her love for Power Rangers last weekend at Fan Expo Dallas, where the Green Ranger himself, Jason David Frank, was also appearing. She said she and her friends played with the toys when they were kids. “Yeah, they’re the Read More…

Hiroshi Koizumi RIP

Hiroshi Koizumi RIP

Today we say goodbye to one of the great actors from Toho’s golden age. Hiroshi Koizumi has passed away at the age of 88, purportedly of pneumonia.   Hiroshi Koizumi was born on August 12, 1926 in Kamakura City, Japan. He graduated from Keio University in 1948. He joined NHK television as an announcer and Read More…

Southern Fried Kaiju

Southern Fried Kaiju

3G Summit running Deep in the Heart of Texas with TSUTOMU KITAGAWA, HARUO NAKAJIMA & KENPACHIRO SATSUMA the 3 legends who played GODZILLA sporting Texas Ranger ballcaps and Monster Attack Team #11 featuring Mr. GODZILLA – HARUO NAKAJIMA! Meet movie legends in Dallas this weekend: http://fanexpodallas.com/fan-expo-guests/ Image courtesy of Mr. 劍八郎 さつま

How’s this for a Quantum Leap?

How’s this for a Quantum Leap?

MAT WORLD PREMIERE: QUANTUM ALTERATIONS Trailer. Kaiju Labor of Love non-profit fan film filled with fantasy and stop motion magic. An experimental NASA probe set to explore the existence of the multiverse fails its mission, and upon return to earth fiction becomes reality! An unlikely hero emerges as does GODZILLA, KING KONG and a host Read More…

Read this if you purchased the digital version of MAT #11…

Read this if you purchased the digital version of MAT #11…

We’ve been selling a few more copies of the digital version vice the print version of MAT 11 as of late. It seems some people did not read our XO’s blog, so here it is again for your benefit: MAT #11 was intended from the beginning to be a print magazine. It was designed as Read More…

Koichi Kawakita, RIP

Koichi Kawakita, RIP

GODZILLA SPFX Director KOICHI KAWAKITA has left the world but not before creating some of the greatest effects in Heisei Era GODZILLA films! Starting under EIJI TSUBURAYA in GORATH (1962) to his cameo in GMK (2001) to his official role as historian and exhibit coordinator ensuring the King of Monsters presence remained larger than life Read More…

Rattling the Kaiju CAGE

Rattling the Kaiju CAGE

Can you dig it? Can you dig it? Can you dig it? GHOST RIDER versus Legendary Beast WOLFMAN VS. GODZILLA with NICOLAS CAGE. Photo to SHIZUO NAKAJIMA director of the independent GODZILLA film featured in Famous Monsters #269 article by Mark Jaramillo producer of Kaiju Gaiden available here: http://www.captainco.com/products/famous-monsters-269-newsstand. Also check out the Kaiju Gaiden Read More…

Unleashed From The Vaults

Unleashed From The Vaults

Unfortunately, we were unable to publish everything that we wanted to in our recent opus, Monster Attack Team #11. One of the purposes of our new website is to rectify this and get as much unpublished material out there for all to enjoy. Our two most recent site additions are part of this: two interviews Read More…

Henshin Y’all!

Henshin Y’all!

Come join us and revisit those exciting days of… about twenty years ago! POWER RANGERS, VR TROOPERS, SUPERHUMAN SAMURAI SYBERSQUAD. Remember them? Sure you do! They’re all here in a brand new article written up by Dyvontrae Johnson, the head honcho of the Texas Toku Taisen event in San Antonio. Get those toys out of Read More…

Harlock Rocks!

Harlock Rocks!

The ultra-fantastic trippy space opera world of Leiji Matsumoto’s Captain Harlock is alive and well with the recent release of a CGI animated feature. Tim Eldred gives us the scoop on all things Harlock in his review of the film. Grab your space-boots, your eye-patch, your sword, laser pistol and skull and crossbones emblem, and Read More…