Category: japan

“The earliest known light ray gun. That’s the …

“The earliest known light ray gun. That’s the label the archaeologists might pin on our 1.5” TV when they open our Time Capsule in 6969.“ Advert from Matsushita Electric (Panasonic) in National Geographic, March 1970.

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed b…

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed by Ishiro Honda.

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed b…

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed by Ishiro Honda.

TV spot for Yog: Monster from Space, aka Space…

TV spot for Yog: Monster from Space, aka Space Amoeba (1971)

Promo still for Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (19…

Promo still for Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)

“A fairy moon and a lonely shore.” Woodc…

“A fairy moon and a lonely shore.” Woodcut from Japan, circa 1890-1940.

(Library of Congress)

French poster for the original Godzilla.

French poster for the original Godzilla.

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed b…

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed by Ishiro Honda.

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed b…

Promo art for The Mysterians, 1957, directed by Ishiro Honda.

Promo art for Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974…

Promo art for Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)