The Kaiju Transmissions Podcast

Join hosts Byrd and Matt as they discuss all things giant monsters, tokusatsu, and Japanese fantasy films. We'll also cover comics, cartoons, toys, books, and more! Come here for a regular dose of everything from Godzilla and Gamera to King Kong and Ray Harryhausen to Ultraman, and everything in between!

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h34m. Bisher sind 210 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 13 days 22 hours 39 minutes


episode 252: Shin Godzilla- A 5 Year Retrospective with The Human Instrumentality Podcast!

Get ready for a real "two plus two cooperation" as we are joined by Joseph Schafer and Ian Cory (of the Evangelion podcast, the Human Instrumentality Podcast) to take a deep dive into Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi's radical, yet beloved Godzilla reboot...


 2021-08-01  2h31m

episode 251: Godzilla: Singular Point (2021)

Byrd and Matt are joined by guest hosts Tom and Kevin to discuss the divisive new Godzilla anime series on Netflix.  This co-production between Toho, Bones, and Studio Orange was a bold and different take on a Godzilla story, incorporating physics, trans...


 2021-07-28  2h55m

episode 250: Dubbing Gamera, Evangelion and More with Voice Actress Tiffany Grant!

Byrd and Matt are joined by the prolific voice actress, Tiffany Grant!  Tiffany is one of the most prolific voice actresses in the dubbing world, having worked on titles such as Neon Genesis Evangelion, the Gamera trilogy, Vampire Hunter D, Super Atragon...


 2021-07-23  50m

episode 249: The Legacy of Kong with Author Ray Morton!

Author, script consultant and film historian Ray Morton stops by the podcast to discuss all things King Kong!  Ray wrote History of a Movie Icon, the definitive book on the Kong franchise.  We discuss a wide range of Kong-centric topics including Ray's b...


 2021-07-17  2h3m

episode 248: The Final War (1960) aka World War III Breaks Out

Byrd and Matt discuss the rare Toei disaster drama, The Final War.  The film takes inspiration from the same story as Toho's more often seen The Last War from the following year and tells the stories of several groups of average Japanese citizens as the ...


 2021-07-11  1h1m

Ape vs. Monster (2021)

Byrd and Matt are joined by guest host Trev (Days of Future Podcast/Failure to Franchise) to discuss the Asylum's recent b-movie blockbuster, Ape vs. Monster.  Created to cash in on this year's anticipated crossover, Godzilla vs. Kong, the film focuses o...


 2021-06-27  1h16m

Novelizing the Monsterverse With Author Greg Keyes!

Byrd is joined by Kevin Derendorf (Maser Patrol) and Justin Mullis (Man Creates Dinosaurs blog) to interview prolific author Greg Keyes!  Greg has had an extensive career as a novelist, but is most known to kaiju fans as the author of the graphic novel G...


 2021-06-14  2h19m

episode 247: War of the God Monsters (aka The Flying Monster) (1985)

Byrd, Matt and Kevin discuss the low budget South Korean kaiju oddity, War of the God Monsters!  This obscure film uses stock footage from various Tsuburaya kaiju tv shows to string together a story about global warming awakening angry dinosaurs and the ...


 2021-05-31  1h30m

episode 246: Into the Asylum with Ape vs. Monster Director Daniel Lusko!

Byrd and Matt are joined by director Daniel Lusko to discuss his new film Ape vs. Monster from the Asylum!  We discuss how he got started in the business, the Asylum's production model, working with extremely limited time and money, how he chooses projec...


 2021-05-17  1h8m

episode 245: Pacific Rim: The Black- Season One (2021)

Byrd, Matt and Kevin discuss Netflix's recent Pacific Rim anime series, which was released in early March of 2021.  This co-production between Legendary and Polygon Pictures takes place after the events of Pacific Rim: Uprising and follows two young sibl...


 2021-05-04  1h27m