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    Saturday December 7, 2013
  • VIDEO: 2014 Tokusatsu Flick "Earth Defense Widow" Trailer

    Hits theaters across Japan on February 8, 2014

    Following the photos of the main kaiju Bemularsu two days ago, the official trailer for the highly anticipated tokusatsu film Earth Defense Widow, directed by the legendary cult director Minoru Kawasaki, is finally online! Check the latest trailer filled with kitsch tokusatsu love after the jump.

  • Thursday December 5, 2013
  • Photos of "Earth Defense Widow" Kaiju Designed by Kia Asamiya (Silent Möbius)

    The latest tokusatsu film hits theaters on February 8, 2014

    Minoru Kawasaki, the director of the upcoming tokusatsu film Earth Defense Widow, has posted two new photos of the main kaiju Bemularsu from the set on his official blog. The kaiju is designed by the internationally famous manga/comic artist Kia Asamiya (Silent Möbius, Batman: Child of Dreams). Check the latest photos after the jump.

  • Sunday November 3, 2013
  • New Tokusatsu Flick "Earth Defense Widow" Slated for February 8, 2014

    Starring 32-year-old "sexy" actress/gravure idol Dan Mitsu

    It was officially announced that Japanese cult tokusatsu director Minoru Kawasaki's latest film Earth Defense Widow will be released in Japanese theaters on February 8, 2014. He is famous for his low-buget tokusatsu films such as The Calamari Wrestler (2004), Everything Other than Japan Sinks (2006), and The Monster X Strikes Back/Attack the G8 Summit (2008). Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday December 1, 2012
  • Japanese Fans Name The Anime Reminiscent of American Sci-Fi Legend Philip K. Dick

    The anime that reminds otaku of PDK's work or which they'd show sci-fi newbies to interest them in it

    The works of American sci-fi legend Philip K. Dick explored subjects that the author was painfully familiar with, including paranoia, drug abuse, transcendental spirituality. While it didn't afford him anything close to a comfortable living, Hollywood has been in love with works, which have spawned Blade RunnerTotal Recall and more. There aren't any PKD anime, but a new Biglobe Anime Ranking asks Japanese fans to name the anime that remind them of his work. See what they picked after the jump.

  • Sunday July 10, 2011
  • Three Important But Divisive Sci-Fi Anime Movies Added to Hulu Streaming

    Two Sci-Fi Movies and a Movie Edit of a Sci-Fi OVA Now Streaming Online

    Hulu has begun streaming three sci-fi movies from the likes of Akira's Katsuhiro Otomo and Ghost in the Shell's Mamuro Oshii that have never really received a consensus opinion from fans and critics.

  • Sunday July 3, 2011
  • Orson Scott Card and Red 5 Team Up to Pen the Story of Firefall

    Red 5 Studios is proud to announce its collaboration with legendary science-fiction writer Orson Scott Card who is helping write the story of Firefall. Card is lending his creative talents to aid in shaping the Firefall universe and, along with daughter Emily Janice Card, is co-writing a Firefall manga novel to be masterfully drawn by Joe Ng and the talented artists at UDON Entertainment.