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Archive: G-FEST XIII Guests

The following special guests appeared at G-FEST XIII.

Kazuki Omori

Guest of Honor: Kazuki Omori

The director of Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah joined the G-FEST celebration of that fabulous film. Mr. Omori’s other G-credits include directing Godzilla vs. Biollante, as well as screenwriting G vs. Biollante, G vs. KG, G vs. Mothra, and G vs. Destroyah. Most recently, Mr. Omori once again teamed up with SPFX director Koichi Kawakita to film Toho’s latest sci-fi epic, Sazer-X (released in Japan last December).

Robert Scott Field

Special Guest: Robert Scott Field

Scott is well-known to G-FEST attendees, but his return in 2006 held a special meaning. The convention was themed around his G-film Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah, and Scott was honored for his tremendous service to G-fans by being awarded the coveted Mangled Skyscraper Award.

Yoshikazu Ishii

Special Guest: Yoshikazu Ishii

First assistant director of special effects on Godzilla: Final Wars. A special guest at last year’s G-FEST XII, we were happy to have Mr. Ishii return again for this year’s convention.

Robert Conte

Special Guest: Robert Conte

Returning for G-FEST XIII, Robert Conte has edited issues of Dark Horse Comics’ Godzilla comic books, licensed and published a series of Godzilla lithographs and has made several media appearances discussing Godzilla, including CNN, NBC, and HSN. Robert also wrote the text for, and completely packaged, an all-new series of Godzilla collector cards for Comic Images.

J.D. Lees

Special Guest: J.D. Lees

G-FAN editor J.D. Lees was present at G-FEST XIII all weekend.