While on a business trip last week, I had the pleasure of catching an exclusive market screening of BRAVE STORM, a 2017 Tokusatsu film produced by Japan-based BLAST Inc. A familiar-looking robot on the film’s poster caught my eye, and I soon found out that it was a loose remake of the 1973 Senkosha-produced series Super Robot Red Baron. […]
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Basil is a filmmaker, a former sports journalist and one of the co-founders of tokuAsia. Having grown up on a diet of colourful Japanese Tokusatsu heroes, he had a brief stint dabbling in fan-fiction writing and now aspires to one day produce an original Singaporean Tokusatsu-style program that mirrors his love for the classic generation. His all-time favourite series is Ultra Seven.
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With Dean Israelite’s reboot looming over our heads (only 15 more days!!!), it is certainly an appropriate time to celebrate the legacy of Power Rangers. Clocking in at over 830 episodes over 24 years, the series at its best has delivered some absolutely breathtaking displays of heroism that would put even Captain America to shame, and occasionally, sombre […]
Power Rangers Official Trailer – It’s Morphin Time! #ItsMorphinTime! ⚡ Watch the NEW official #PowerRangersMovie trailer now – In theaters March 24. Posted by Power Rangers Movie on Thursday, 19 January 2017 The new SABAN’S POWER RANGERS trailer makes me happy. I didn’t exactly fall into the camp which disliked the previous trailer, in fact I […]