Welcome to the World of Giant Monsters
Welcome to G-FAN.com, brought to you by Daikaiju Enterprises (DKE), publisher of G-FAN magazine, the world’s only journal devoted to giant movie monsters, especially those hailing from Japan. DKE also hosts the annual convention known as G-FEST, attracting up to 1500 monster fans for a weekend celebration of the genre. In 2004, DKE organized G-TOUR, a voyage to Japan, the land of Godzilla, in celebration of his fiftieth anniversary. If you love Godzilla and other giant monsters from Japan, please explore G-FAN.com, you’ll find much of interest!
J.D. Lees – Editor and Publisher, G-FAN Magazine
Men In Suits documentary film director coming to G-FEST XX
Coming to G-FEST XX is Frank H Woodward, the producer and director of the documentary film Men In Suits, which looks at the art of suit acting and features interviews with key players in the industry. He will be presenting a screening of his film as a question and answer session. For further details, go to the Special Guests page.
Ultimate Godzilla fan filmmaker attending G-FEST XX
Added to our special guest lineup for G-FEST XX is independent filmmaker Shizuo Nakajima. Mr. Nakajima is the director of the ultimate fan created Godzilla movie: Wolfman, the Legendary Colossal Beast vs. Godzilla. For further details, go to the Special Guests page.
Guests for G-FEST XX announced
We are proud to announce that suit maker Shinichi Wakasa will be returning to G-FEST this year and will be the recipient of the Mangled Skyscraper Award. Joining him will be suit actor and stuntman Tsutomu Kitagawa. Both are best known for their work together on the Millennium Godzilla series. Also returning for his 15th(!) appearance is actor and G-FEST regular Robert Scott Field. For more information, go to the Special Guests page.
G-FEST XX movies plan their attack
The first films to be shown at G-FEST XX have been confirmed: Gamera vs. Gyaos, and Gamera 3: Awakening of Iris. Additional movie details for G-FEST XX will be posted as they become available. For more information, go to the Movies page.
Follow G-FAN on Twitter
Kaiju fans can now follow J.D. Lees on Twitter for short bulletins and announcements regarding G-FAN and G-FEST.
Dates announced for G-FEST XX
G-FEST XX will take place from July 12th through July 14th at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare in 2013. The G-FEST double double feature film festival will be returning on July 11th for fans that arrive early. Special guest, movie, and schedule details will be posted as they become available.