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Tetsuwan Atom (1959 live-action) – Episodes 01-04

While the 1963 animated adaptation of Osamu Tezuka’s Tetsuwan Atom was a worldwide hit, far fewer people have heard of this live-action version that debuted four years earlier. Like many of the early Japanese superhero shows from this era, American … Continue reading

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Sukeban Deka II (1985) – Episodes 28-42 (conclusion)

The conclusion is finally here, after all these years. I had intended to make a revised batch of the entire series to release at Christmas, but time constraints with other projects and real-life emergencies made it seem unlikely I could … Continue reading

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Azteckaiser (1976) – Episode 06

After appearing on television fighting the forces of Black Mist, naturally Azteckaiser has gained many fans, particularly children. One such fan is gravely ill, and more than anything for his birthday, the kid wants Azteckaiser to visit him at the … Continue reading

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Sukeban Deka II (1985) – Episode 40

There’s a pretty major spoiler in this week’s episode title. If you want to avoid it., close your eyes at around the 4:54 mark. Shiori has both pendants, and Kyoshiro has the iron mask. Will these childhood friends be able … Continue reading

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3 Times Halloween Funjob!

Flying Phantom Ship (1969 movie) It’s time for a Halloween triple treat, plus a bonus item from another subtitling group.  The Flying Phantom Ship proves its Halloween bona-fides with a pirate ship captained by a spooky skeleton apparition, plus it … Continue reading

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Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari – 1991-02-21 (NGN subtitled)

And some of them, like dougo13, are nice enough to share their collections with the rest of us, in this time of futuristic technological wonders. Here’s another episode of Fuji-TV’s videotaped thriller anthology, as shown with halfway decent English subtitles … Continue reading

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Sukeban Deka II (1985) – Episode 39

New revelations bring Saki closer to the secret of the Kidora treasure. Meanwhile, Kage no Soto’s men are running tests on the iron mask to find the treasure’s location… Get it from Anidex, Nyaa, or Mega. Lots of new episodes … Continue reading

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