Posts Tagged ‘Japan on Fire’

Podcast On Fire 110: Asian Connection

Aside from network updates detailing the next Japan On Fire in the pipeline, future commentaries, Last Movies Watched featuring Lunar New Year movies, ninjas as portrayed by Golan Globus, early Wilson Yip and Ken’s thoughts on Wheels On Meals, Ken, Tom KW and Hong Kong Dave do a joint review of the unusually professional Danny Lee actioner Asian Connection. Heading to Taiwan… with pleasure, sir! Also remember to check out VCinema’s 2 year anniversary podcast AND contest!

Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, via our forum (containing EXCLUSIVE content and announcements!), Facebook page , Facebook group (NEW) or Twitter (@podcastonfire, @sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed. Music courtesy of Brian Kirby (http://briankirby.net) whose awesome clothing line you can find at http://www.shelflifeclothing.com/.

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Japan On Fire 11: Laputa Castle In The Sky

The Japan On Fire crew continue the Studio Ghibli coverage (Intro episode HERE) and it’s suitable to start at the point WHERE it started. Therefore it’s all Laputa – Castle In The Sky in this episode!

Contact the show via email which is podcastonfire at googlemail.com, via our forum (containing EXCLUSIVE content and announcements!), Facebook or Twitter (@podcastonfire, @sogoodreviews).

Running times:
00m 00s-15m 03s      Intro, Hayao Miyazaki bio
15m 14s-31m 44s        Laputa Castle In The Sky plot and background
31m 45s-End                 Laputa Castle In The Sky review

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Household Kaiju Competition Winner

Few months back we asked our community to come up with thier ideal Kaiju made up of Household items! We got great feedback and responses via Facebook, our forums and even our Twitter account. The winner though is; The Kettle Monster by forum member SlipStreamer. His Entry;

The Kettle Monster! (Alternative names: Ken The Kettle, Kettley Joe, The Magnificent Kettle.)

All good monsters need a backstory:

While experimenting on an unidentified element in his kitchen, Professor Q decided to make himself a cup of tea. But instead of pouring the boiling water into an empty cup, he poured it into the cup containing a sample of the element! Q was severely disfigured in the resulting explosion, and could only live long enough to see a giant shadowy figure rising from the dust before him.

The mutant kettle’s handle has morphed into a tail, with which it throws boiling cups of tea at people, it’s nose shoots steam into the air, and it has legs for some reason. While few people survive an encounter with it, there are those who say it is in fact a lizard, and has (lime)scales for skin. We may never know the truth, but this beast certainly deserves its title of KING OF WHITE GOODS.

The T-Shirt is on it’s way to you buddy! Enjoy!

Japan On Fire 6: Voices On Kaiju – Brian Kirby

podcast62Our special guests from the main Kaiju JOF’s get their own spotlight in an interview series (expanding our current JOF into a Kaiju in itself really). Brian Kirby is the head honcho over at Shelf Life Clothing and a passionate Kaiju-fan. We cover original introduction to the genre, Godzilla through the ages and further love directed towards Gamera of the 90s.  Here’s the link to Brians Online Store; http://www.shelflifeclothing.com/

Japan On Fire 5 – Kaiju (part 2)

One wide awake Swede, one hungover Scotsman and a sick Brit plus special American guests takes a detailed look at the popular Daei production DAIMAJIN.

Win this awesome “Godzilla” Tee!

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Japan On Fire: Kaiju the Series have teamed up with Kappow! T-Shirts to give one lucky listener one of these awesome Godzilla T-Shirts. What we want you to come up with is your idea for a Household Kaiju! “What?” you say, I want you to think of the ultimate Kaiju monster made from Household items! Mike Banners idea is the perfect example; George Forman Grill Kaiju!

So just post your ideas on our Forum, our FaceBook, Twitter @PodcastOnFire w/ your answer or E-Mail it to us at podcastonfire [at] googlemail.com

We will announce the winner on the website on Monday 30th November!

Hmmmm Shekzilla? Cheng Kong? Wait was the heavy bloke from Snake in the Eagles Shadow? Oh Yeah UK Only thanks!

Japan On Fire 4: Kaiju

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Japan On Fire 4 (part 1 out of MANY!) turns mighty as we now take on the giant monsters known as Kaiju! Hear discussions on Godzilla, Mothra, King Ghidorah the movie DESTROY ALL MONSTERS and faucets from the trio of Ken, Stoo and Mike as well as special guests Brian Kirby, Ronald Strong, August Ragone and John Kreng. Read the rest of this entry »

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