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Asadora! Vol. 1: Naoki Urusawa’s Heroine in the Age of Kaiju
He keeps a light touch as he juxtaposes a disaster movie scenario with funny, goofy characters pulling together. Giant monsters, or dai kaiju, are considered a force of nature, massive and unstoppable as they cause wholesale destruction whenever they appear in Japan Urusawa positions them as a force of nature, unseen in his story, but their[...]
Pacific Rim
Now, Kaiju have overrun Australia- with the world not far behind Even with the aid of a battered old Jaeger, can the pair find their missing parents- and give the world back some hope? Pacific Rim_ The Black _ Official Trailer #1 _ Netflix 1-28 screenshot Here's your look at Netflix's new anime Pacific Rim: The Black,[...]
Pacific Rim: The Black first-look anime images (Image: Netflix)
In addition, Netflix also offered updates on 11 previously-announced projects- including RESIDENT EVIL: Infinite Darkness, EDEN, Godzilla Singular Point, B: The Beginning Succession, and more- but the one that stood at the most for us was Pacific Rim: The Black, with preview images showing teens Taylor and Hayley getting into Kaiju-fighting mode as well as[...]
Attack on Titan is the Game of Thrones of Anime
Zombie dai kaiju! A melting of three genres: zombie, kaiju, and fantasy It's a combination that could only come out of Japan Now the manga has reached its climactic battle with only three chapters left before it ends once and for it And the anime has entered its final season, adapting the start of the[...]
Sneeze: Naoki Urusawa’s Short Stories are Wistful, Goofy Fun
That serves as a twin commentary on Japanese pop culture with the story about a French kaiju nerd (who looks like Comic Book Store Guy from The Simpsons) visiting a Japan ravaged by kaiju and depends on kaiju tourism The latter is an allegory for Western geeks who love Japanese pop culture and the price[...]
Power Rangers: Heroes Of The Grid Megazord Figure Is One Big Hero
They've made great strides to bring as many of the monsters, villains, and heroes of the Power Rangers franchise to life through their board game, Power Rangers: Heroes of the Grid as possible. Their larger monsters, the ones that, thanks to the evil magicks of Rita Repulsa, grow to the size of kaiju, are no exception to[...]
Hello Kitty Gets a Kaiju Makeover With Upcoming Funko Pops
Funko has announced a new wave of Sanrio Hello Kitty Pops with a Kaiju twist Each kitty is sporting a new specialized monster design There are 7 Pops in total with 2 of them being retailer exclusives For the 5 common releases we will be getting three eyed blue Sea Kaiju, purple spikey Land Kaiju,[...]
King Kong Figure Coming In September From NECA
Check out the figure below, and preorder yourself one right here, as it will be a tough find in stores. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ King Kong NECA Ultimates Figure Details "NECA is excited to add another kaiju to its collection[...]
KOT Dark cover
This show case piece for your boardgame collection features an embossed cover, and upgraded contents with a carefully selected new varnish. Source: IELLO If you or someone you know is a huge fan of any number of different Daikaiju-style intellectual properties – including King of Tokyo itself – they are likely to love this collectible for themselves! At[...]
The latest event to strike the battle royale island of Fortnite this month saw a giant mech do battle with a kaiju, because what else is Epic Games going to do? For the past few days, there's been a countdown timer going as a giant cat-shaped mech has been sitting on the coastline waiting for[...]
What is “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” Really Saying?
Godzilla and its fellow dai kaiju always have to be a symbol or metaphor for something. In Japan, Godzilla represented the consequences of the atomic bomb When he became a cuddly kid's monster in the Sixties and Seventies, he became a symbol for "nuclear power = good" He even got a son Godzuki (who looked like[...]
Long Live the King of the Monsters: New 'Godzilla' Poster is Monstrously Gorgeous
has been for Godzilla: King of the Monsters – they had us hooked the first time we saw those military fighter jets flying behind Godzilla as his back-up as he makes his way to a righteous Kaiju battle royal. But in case you need a little more convincing that there's going to be some serious monster-on-monster[...]