Posts Tagged ‘kaiju’

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Geeky & Genki Gamecast Episode 19 – Kyle Simons and the Magicians RPG

Written by Ed McW on . Posted in Gamecast

Hey everybody! This week we talk with Kyle Simons about his new language-learning RPG, Magicians, and its remarkably rapid rise on Kickstarter! We talk about the following: Kyle’s gamer history The origins of Magicians, and its influences The mechanics and gameplay of Magicians The secrets to Magicians’ Kickstarter success The stretch goals for Magicians, including […]

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Monster Roll

Written by AnaKhouri on . Posted in WTF

Oh my God. Oh my God. Oh my GOD. WATCH THIS NOW! This is amazing:  a short proof-of-concept film about sushi chefs taking on marine-themed kaiju (and some that look an awful lot like the ohmu from Nausicaa of the Valley of Winds). A giant octopus, a giant anglerfish, and..THE BIG KNIFE. These guys are […]

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Netflix Instant Watch goes kaiju-crazy!

Written by Musashi on . Posted in Film

Netflix added a handful of classic kaiju-eiga to it’s Instant Watch service, including Terror of Mechagodzilla, Ghidorah: The Three Headed Monster, Rodan, and one of my all-time favorites – War of the Gargantuas! The latter is a peripheral part of the Godzilla canon, being a pseudo-sequel to Frankenstein Conquers the World (aka Frankenstein vs. Baragon) […]

Producer Brian Rogers on the new Godzilla flick

Written by Musashi on . Posted in Film, Video

Producer Brian Rogers has gone on-camera about the upcoming Godzilla film, due out in 2012 from Legendary Pictures. Fans all over the internet have been alternately praising and shitting on the new project, which hasn’t even left pre-production at this point. Listen to Mr. Rogers (Mr. Rogers! Doink!) speak about the new film and see […]

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So – how’s that new Godzilla movie coming along?

Written by Musashi on . Posted in Film

Well – based on this image of the newly-designed Big G, I’d say ‘swell’. It doesn’t look like they’re going to be using any pregnancy tests on this one. Legendary Pictures Godzilla won’t be out until 2012, but so far this looks pretty good – although I suspect this version of Godzilla will be CGI, […]

Songs about Kaiju

Written by Musashi on . Posted in Music, Video

This is one of those posts that emerges from noodling around on YouTube when I should be working. I watched the awesome rock-doc ANVIL: THE STORY OF ANVIL at a friend’s house over Christmas (do check it it out if you get a chance – it’s amazing…) and have been adding Anvil videos to my […]

Kaiju Get Down With Their Bad Selves

Written by AnaKhouri on . Posted in WTF

Pretty much everyone who has seen Michael Jackson’s Thriller video wants to learn the dance. I tried one time – a couple days later, after my spine had knitted itself back together, I decided the Thriller dance was beyond my skills. Now even kaihu are getting into it, in honor of the new Ultraman movie, […]

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Kaiju Do America

Written by AnaKhouri on . Posted in Uncategorized

Thank God for Homeland Security. They protect us helpless Americans from foaming, raging, murderous terrorists. And also from giant monsters. Reason Article I’ve always wondered if the government actually has some sort of protocol for kaiju attacks. They should; I mean, you never know. Me and Shapiro Keats have a plan for monster attacks. Also […]