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Ultraman Nexus 10th Anniversary Interview Series: Hiroyasu Shibuya and Keiichi Hasegawa

Ultraman Nexus 10th Anniversary Interview Series: Hiroyasu Shibuya and Keiichi Hasegawa

Interviews, Video Update
10 ago today, on October 2nd, 2004, the first episode of the TV series ULTRAMAN NEXUS (ウルトラマンネクサス, Urutoraman Nekusasu) was broadcast in Japan. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the series, SciFi JAPAN TV presents the first in a series of interviews with series producer Hiroyasu Shibuya, writer and series organizer Keiichi Hasegawa, and directors Kazuya Konaka and Yuichi Abe. In this week’s episode, “Origins”, the staff discuss the early stages of the show’s development. (more…)
Interview with Yoshimitsu Banno, Executive Producer of GODZILLA 2014

Interview with Yoshimitsu Banno, Executive Producer of GODZILLA 2014

Interviews, Video Update
SciFi JAPAN TV has an exclusive 20 minute interview with Yoshimitsu Banno, the director of 1971's GODZILLA VS. THE SMOG MONSTER (aka GODZILLA VS. HEDORAH) and Executive Producer of this year's GODZILLA from Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures'. In the interview, Mr. Banno discusses working with legendary director Akira Kurosawa and special FX pioneer Eiji Tsuburaya, directing HEDORAH, his efforts to make the IMAX short film GODZILLA 3-D, his involvement in the new GODZILLA, and much more! (more…)
Tokyo Toy Show 2014 (SFJTV#18)

Tokyo Toy Show 2014 (SFJTV#18)

Video Update
This week SciFi JAPAN TV visits the Tokyo Big Sight for the 2014 International Tokyo Toy Show, one of the most important toy exhibitions. From Godzilla and Sentai to Star Wars and Gundam, you can find all your favorite characters on display here every year. So come along and take a look at all the goods and toys coming soon here in Japan! (more…)