Monthly Archives: September 2015

Weekly News Recap: Shin Godzilla and Macross Delta

Alright, time for the regular¬†run-down of this week’s nifty Japanese science fiction, fantasy, and horror media stories! From a production perspective: So, the big news this week is about Shin Godzilla. Yep, that’s officially the title of the new movie; … Continue reading

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A Space Godzilla Chapter 2 – “Return to the Planet”

It’s time for the conclusion of Nobuhiko Obayashi’s insane space odyssey, A Space Godzilla. I think we¬†covered most of the backstory last time, so this time we’ll just leap directly into the text itself, supplemented by speculative translation notes for … Continue reading

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Weekly news recap: Delayed cancellation of the apocalypse edition

Time for our regularly-scheduled recap of the neatest kaiju/henshin hero/super robot/magical girl/etc stories of the week! Movie production news: We were all psyched for Pacific Rim: Maelstrom, and now it looks like the production’s been halted. Or maybe not? Either … Continue reading

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Weekly news recap

It’s a quick news round-up this week! Getting this out of the way from the get-go, there’s been a lot of dubious Legendary Pictures news lately, which as far as I can tell is just conjecture based on the upcoming … Continue reading

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Weekly news recap: A Godzilla, by any other name….

It’s Labor Day weekend here in the US, which is best celebrated by us otaku through a marathon of Patlabor episodes. Y’know, some day we should really do annotations for all of the kaiju references in that third episode. Anyway, … Continue reading

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