Ultraseven is the second installment of the long running Japanese film and television franchise based on the television character Ultraman. Ultraman, and Ultraseven of course, is an amalgam of western super hero archetypes and japanese moral and ethical codes. The first majorly successful Japanese superhero was named Starman. He was essentially a superman archetype. Ultraman, following in Starman’s footsteps, was also deeply influenced by the big blue crusader. Ultraman was […]
For those who love classic Anime this may or may not be a good thing. Gatchaman or Battle of the Planets as it was released over here is getting the feature film treatment in Japan. Thankfully the trailer looks better than recent Japanese live action reboots. The film is being produced by Toho and looks visually stunning.
Well, it looks like the 90’s are still alive and kicking. It’s just been confirmed, by the man himself, that Tommy aka The Green Ranger and the White Ranger will be appearing in, the new incarnation of the Power Ranger, Megaforce. In a piece for TMZ Jason David Frank says that he’d gladly return to the roll for only a dollar. You can watch the entire video here: