Tag Archives: Gamera

Gamera vs. Jiger

For his sixth outing Gamera is fighting Jiger, a massive reptilian kaiju that may be the toughest enemy Gamera has fought so far. The film is almost an advert for Expo ’70, which was being held in Osaka in 1970 … Continue reading

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Gamera vs Guiron – Monster Mondays

The fifth entry to the Gamera series continues the space theme of the previous film. It involves three children seeing a spaceship through a telescope and going out to investigate. Two boys end up on the spaceship, which then returns … Continue reading

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Gamera vs. Viras – Monster Mondays

The fourth entry into the Gamera series is Gamera vs Viras, and it’s my favourite of the series so far. The first three are quite similar to each other, following the same basic premise, with the first half introducing the … Continue reading

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Gamera vs. Gyaos – Monster Mondays!

So, we’re back again, this time with the third film in the Gamera series. This time an underwater earthquake sets a chain reaction that causes Mt. Fuji to erupt. Gamera, now just a fully-fledged hero, arrives and saves the day. … Continue reading

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Gamera vs. Barugon – Monster Mondays

After the success of the first Gamera film a sequel was rushed into production, with a higher budget. The film was made and released in less than 5 months after the original was released. The story is set 6 months … Continue reading

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