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Meng Yeow
Meng Yeow

Meng Yeow is the Chairman and one of the Co-Founders of tokuAsia. He started off as a Tokusatsu fan after watching Ultra Seven on Singapore TV in the 90s. His favourites are Ultraman Tiga, Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger, Kamen Rider Hibiki, the GARO series and Gamera 1999.

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Sukagawa, the sister city of Land of Light

Meng Yeow documents his brief Ultraman pilgrimage to Sukagawa in 2020.

Prior to this trip in 2020, I would never have expected it to be the one before the world got shut down by the pandemic. Fortunately for me, I managed to make a short pilgrimage to Sukagawa, the birth town of the God of Tokusatsu, Eiji Tsuburaya. I made a quick trip to Ishinomaki as […]

By Meng Yeow Posted in Columns, Ultraman on June 8, 2022 0 Comments Continue reading
Toku Jukebox #4: M87

Theme song of SHIN ULTRAMAN (2022)

M87 Film: SHIN ULTRAMAN (2022)Composition & Lyrics: Kenshi YonezuPerformed by: Kenshi Yonezu Released on 18 May 2022, M87 is the official theme song of the film SHIN ULTRAMAN. The song currently has five million hits on Spotify and 18 million views on YouTube. With the film itself achieving box office success in its first two […]

By Meng Yeow Posted in Music, Ultraman on May 18, 2022 0 Comments Continue reading
[Translated] Tokusatsu Fan Group Dreams of Creating Local Superhero

The tokuAsia team was on Singapore TV last week. Here's the translation!

Here’s the full English translation of Channel 8’s Morning Express hobby group segment on tokuAsia!

By Basil Yeo Meng Yeow Posted in Community, Features, Filmmaking, Interviews, News, Translated on April 23, 2019 0 Comments Continue reading
Kaijuu Files: King Ghidorah

And for our last feature for the build up to Godzilla: King of the Monsters, we introduce the arch-nemesis of Big G: King Ghidorah. Despite the many different origin stories that this golden three-headed dragon had, King Ghidorah has consistently been portrayed as the main antagonist throughout the Godzilla franchise. The only exception in which […]

By Meng Yeow Posted in Articles, Features, Kaijuu, Museum on April 21, 2019 0 Comments Continue reading
About that new muscular Ultraman...

So we have been officially introduced to the first Reiwa era Ultraman…or rather Ultramen, as Tsuburaya approaches the upcoming show with a new formula, while bringing us back to the Nebula M78 continuity. For more official information, visit the TPC website by clicking here. And here are the three new kids on the block. While […]

By Meng Yeow Posted in Articles, Ultraman on April 19, 2019 0 Comments Continue reading
Kaijuu Files: Mothra

The first female monster in the Toho’s kaiju gallery. Mothra is a divine giant moth that first appeared in 1961 in a serialized novel The Luminous Fairies and Mothra. She made her Godzilla film debut in the 1964 film, Mothra versus Godzilla. Unlike Godzilla who switches between the hero and villian role, Mothra has most […]

By Meng Yeow Posted in Articles, Features, Kaijuu, Museum on April 14, 2019 0 Comments Continue reading

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