"Few characters are as memorable as he: tall, black-cloaked, face scarred, eyepatch over his right eye, and ever-ready with his saber-rifle. He is the epitome of Leiji (Reiji) Matsumoto's male hero, an SF version of the wild-West lone gunslinger.
" The Space Pirate Captain Harlock
is coming back in a new CG movie
, a decade
since his escapades were last animated
, and back with Toei Animation
, who first brought his one-eyed scowl
to the small screen 35 years ago
. If this is all news to you, read on for more of the mysterious man who fight's for no one's sake. [more inside]
Today is, of course, December 31st
, the new year's eve. And tomorrow will be December 32nd, the day after — December 33rd, and so on, until someone brings me a basket of blooming snowdrops
. [more inside]
Before the iconic Power Rangers, Toei Productions tried some other "Super Sensei" series including 1977's JAKQ (pronounced jah-kuh)
with their playing-card-themed identities. With online poker sites down, maybe it's time for them to make a comeback?