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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 One of the purposes of our new website is to rectify this and get as much unpublished material out there for all to enjoy.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…

Dude, Chill Out!

Dude, Chill Out!

Check out Tim Bean’s rundown of the festivities of this year’s Chiller Theatre convention, with three generations of Godzilla suit actors!

It Was 60 Years Ago Today…. Happy Birthday Godzilla!

It Was 60 Years Ago Today…. Happy Birthday Godzilla!

Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of GODZILLA from (l-r) TAKASHI NISHINA, SHUSUKE KANEKO, ROBERT SCOTT FIELD, TERUYOSHI NAKANO & KOICHI KAWAKITA – the men who made and acted in GODZILLA. Image courtesy of Robert Scott Field.

The ULTRAMAN Nightmare Before Christmas…

The ULTRAMAN Nightmare Before Christmas…

  … as The World of TIM BURTON opens in Tokyo Nov 1, 2014 through Jan 4, 2015 with Mr. Burton being wooed by the shifty ALIEN DADA during opening festivities! More info in Japanese here: http://www.tim-burton.jp/ Illustration by Tim Burton

Hawaii Loves Kikaida

Hawaii Loves Kikaida

KIKAIDA over the years in Hawaii including a photo of JN Productions’ Joanne Ninomiya with the King of Manga himself, SHOTARO ISHINOMORI!

You Can Run, But You Can’t HIDE!

You Can Run, But You Can’t HIDE!

On the eve of the upcoming 50th birthday of hide born Hideto Matsumoto we celebrate the life and death of X JAPAN’s lead guitarist and his stellar solo career. Join SHION of Babel Entertainment and Famous Monsters’ HOLLY INTERLANDI as they look back on Asia’s most famous guitarist ever! Coming soon to this website!

Kenny Likes It!

Kenny Likes It!

Animals, God’s animals don’t go away as we show the for KENPACHIRO SATSUMA (Hedorah & Godzilla suit actor ’84-’95) eyeballing Monster Attack Team #11 during Chiller Theatre New Jersey. Notes, anecdotes, and eco reflections clear as mud on GODZILLA vs. THE SMOG MONSTER in our 12 page polluted tribute to the kaiju film that grotesquely Read More…

Fossilla Loves You

Fossilla Loves You

At least we think he does. Well, you love him anyway, or you should, or you WILL after you read Edward Holland’s review of this awesome (sold out) toy from the fine folks at Super7. Clicky Clicky.