These are my top five robots from the cinema. I could probably compile a top fifty list, but I wanted to challenge myself with a top five. No honorable mentions, no addendums, just a top five. A Brief History of Robots in the Movies In the early days of cinema, the portrayal of robots was […]
#DigitalArt: Godzilla > Kong
First, a bit of site business: for 446 consecutive days, I’ve posted here on my blog. Sometimes more than once a day. As of today, or tomorrow to be more specific, I will be a bit more random with my posts. I haven’t seen any significant boost from my extra work. However, I have improved […]
The import of Japanese entertainment to the West during the 1960s through the 1980s had a significant influence on Western popular culture in several ways.
Godzilla and Ultraman are both iconic Japanese pop culture characters, but they are quite different from each other. Godzilla, also known as “Gojira,” is a giant monster that first appeared in the 1954 Japanese film “Godzilla.” The character was created as a metaphor for the dangers of nuclear weapons, and the original film was a […]
Godzilla vs. Gigan Rex is a 3D-animated Godzilla short film written and directed by Takuya Uenishi. It is a sequel to his 2019 fan film G vs. G, which won a Godzilla contest and allowed him to work with Toho officially⁵. The film features Godzilla fighting against a powerful alien kaiju called Gigan Rex and […]
9am PT / 12pm ET 9am – Mothra vs. Godzilla 10:45am PT – Godzilla (Gojira) 12:45pm PT – Godzilla vs. Hedorah 2:25pm PT – Godzilla vs. Megalon 4:05pm PT – Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla
I am about to dive into the world of Zone Fighter, known in Japan as Meteor Human Zone. While he’s a part of the Godzilla universe, it’s not anything that I have been interested in. He’s always been a knock-off of Ultraman to me. Now that I am a bit older and more accepting, I […]