Pacific Rim 2 with New Director

February 26, 2016

Yes, Pacific Rim 2 is back on the active duty list at Legendary Pictures but/and with a new director. Guillermo del Toro will be the producer but now the director will be Steven S. DeKnight. This, my Kaiju loving friends is not, of necessity, a bad thing. Steven S. DeKnight is the director of the Netflix show Daredevil and let me tell you: It’s amazing. I’ve caught most of the…

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SH MonsterArts Upcoming Releases

February 20, 2016

First on the list of new Godzilla releases from SH MonsterArts is GMK godzilla. It’s slated for release in June of 2016. Giant Monsters All Out Attack Godzilla has black spines and milky eyes and so will this figure. Like all of the SH MonsterArts figures this is meticulously crafted with a great deal of care for detail. This one is a web exclusive so be sure to keep an…

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Godzilla Momma reviews Ready Player One

February 10, 2016

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline is another one of those jewels of the fictional world. It is a book written by a nerd for nerds and it’s full of nerdy goodness. The genius of Ready Player One is that it will be slightly different for each reader depending upon what the reader’s nerd love of choice is. But I get ahead of myself. I don’t want to give too…

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A Spoiler-rific Review of 1962’s King Kong vs. Godzilla

February 8, 2016

The third installment of the fledgling Godzilla franchise was King Kong vs. Godzilla. Released in 1962 this is the first Godzilla movie to be filmed in color. According to every account the Japanese people were fascinated by the original King Kong, and particularly by an island populated by giant monsters. Getting the rights to King Kong to do a Godzilla movie must have been cause for great excitement. Now there…

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Pacific Rim 2 Back in Play?

February 6, 2016

As recently as January 7, 2016 the hollywood reporter published an article that related the doom of the Pacific Rim sequel. This news was met with much wailing and gnashing of teeth amongst the fan base. But there was a ray of hope. Legendary Studios was in possible talks regarding an acquisition by Wanda Studios of China. This would be good news because Pacific Rim played exceptionally well to Chinese…

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A Magazine and Convention for Godzilla Fans

February 4, 2016

So, you may be wondering, what with all of the Comic Conventions going on all over the place–is there a convention dedicated to Godzilla and other Kaiju for fans? Well the answer to that would be yes, my friends. Yes there is. It’s called G-Fest and it happens in the summer. This year G-Fest XXIII, as with previous G-fests, will be held in Chicago, IL. Specifically it will be held…

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Toho Master Collection: Godzilla Raids Again (1955)

February 2, 2016

Released the year after the 1954 debut of Gojira, Godzilla Raids again is the second movie to feature the giant radioactive dinosaur and follows in the narrative footsteps of the first Godzilla movie. It is gritty and far more of a horror movie than the later movies are, especially the late 60’s early 70’s movies. The 70’s were not kind to Godzilla. The Americanized version starts with shots of atomic…

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