Toho, the Japanese Studio Behind Godzilla, Is Expanding in the West

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Any kaiju fan knows the name Toho. The Japanese studio, which has operated for most of the time the film industry has existed, is best known outside of Japan for its creation and ownership of Godzilla. It’s also one of the biggest names in Japanese film, period, with a hand in a massive number of successful…

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All of the Coolest Nerdy Things I Spotted in Tokyo, the Greatest City on Earth

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I recently got back from a two-week vacation to Japan, spending most of my time in Tokyo with stops at Tokyo Disney and Osaka. It was seriously one of the best experiences of my life—mostly because my inner otaku was surrounded by some of the coolest, and cutest, things imaginable. Here are some of the neatest things…

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10 Cult Sci-Fi Movies About Environmental Revenge

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Nature strikes back! That’s the shared theme of these 10 eco-horror movies we’ve compiled in honor of Garbage Week, all tales of terrible punishments that transpire when the environment lashes out against evil, wasteful, and destructive humans. Read on, and be warned: Mother Earth is growing weary of your shit.

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An Insanely Gigantic Game of Thrones Dragon, and More Toys That Can’t Go on This Year’s Christmas List

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Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the latest toys that… well, sorry, you’ll have to ask for them next Christmas, at this point. But while you’re drawing up a list (and checking it twice), we’ve got a glorious Game of Thrones figure, even more Captain Marvel toys, a truly incredible Godzilla, and…

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Godzilla’s Kaiju Cohorts Grab the Spotlight on These Killer New King of the Monsters Posters

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It’s been an outstanding week for Godzilla fans. First, we got a monster-packed new trailer for Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Then, we got a very fun fan-made remix trailer that looked at the upcoming movie through an old-school kaiju lens. And now, the movie’s supporting cast of “Titans” have their very own…

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