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    Tuesday June 26, 2018
  • Guillermo del Toro Shows Off His Anime and Manga Merch Collection

    Oscar-winning director has a special place just for his Japanese goods

    Last night, Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of WaterPan's Labyrinth) hopped on Twitter to share a peek into his extensive collection of anime merch, manga, and other Japan-related goods. See what his personal stash looks like after the jump!

  • Tuesday October 27, 2015
  • "Higanjima" Author Draws Collaboration Illustrations for Guillermo del Toro's "The Strain"

    Illustrations to appear in November 2nd issue of Kodansha's "Weekly Young Magazine"

    Kōji Matsumoto, the author of vampire horror manga Higanjima, has created a series of collaboration illustrations for the Japanese home video release of Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan's horror TV series, The Strain. Hit the jump to be once bitten, twice shy.

  • Saturday October 24, 2015
  • "Pacific Rim" Director Praises the Work of Anime Director Satoshi Kon

    He also gave a mention to Hiroyuki Okiura's (Jin Roh) 2011 Letter to Momo

    Pacific Rim and Crimson Peak director Guillermo del Toro is no stranger has been a vocal proponent of Japanese media, whether it was a broad endorsement of it for last year's Sugoi Japan program or his recent list of favorite classics. Over the last couple of days, he's praised the works of the late, acclaimed anime director Satoshi Kon (Paprika, Perfect Blue, Millennium Actress). Check them it out after the jump

  • Friday October 16, 2015
  • Guillermo Del Toro Offers Update On Status of "Monster" Adaptation

    Comments made during press tour for "Crimson Peak" film

    Guillermo Del Toro, the prolific writer and director of movies such as Pacific Rim and Hellboy took to offering a slight update on the status of the long-awaited live-action adaptation of the psychological horror/thriller manga Monster, authored by Naoki Urasawa. However, it might not be the update fans were expecting. Hit the jump for the statement.

  • Sunday October 4, 2015
  • "Pacific Rim" Director Mentions Desire to Cast "Game of Thrones" Actress, Plus Japanese Influences

    Film still delayed indefinitely

    News for the Pacific Rim sequel was mixed this week. Variety noted that Universal Pictures removed the feature from its release calendar, but insisted that it is still happening. Meanwhile, director Guillermo del Toro talked up the project. More after the jump.

  • Saturday July 25, 2015
  • Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro Are Still Working Together On A Project

    Looks like this dream team is still hard at work on something new!

    Are you already missing P.T. and you're mourning the loss of Silent Hills? There's some good news on the way that should satisfy you -- both Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro are planning on working on a new project together! Hit the jump for more!