Pacific Rim. Credit: United International Pictures

Kaiju-Jaeger hybrids and 5 other things we want to see in Pacific Rim: Uprising

Mar 22nd, 2018 Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction Marcus Goh 8 min read

Pacific Rim was every science fiction fan’s dream come true – giant robots fighting giant monsters from otherworldly dimensions as the fate of the world hung precariously in the balance. It was a grand mash-up of old monster movies, Neon Genesis Evangelion, mecha movies, Godzilla movies and virtually everything an otaku could want. There’s so much to love about Pacific Rim that its entry on…

5 insect superpowers that would be really useful in Singapore!

Jul 12th, 2016 Action, Adventure, Animation, Asian Cinema, Science Fiction Marcus Goh 6 min read

Have you heard of Terraformars? It’s this amazing science fiction anime which pits humans with insect powers again giant Martian cockroaches – and there’s a live action movie out now! While you may think that insect powers means feelers, mandibles and secreting disgusting liquids that should never see the light of day, the fact is that some insects have incredibly useful abilities. I mean, why…