Thursday, August 11, 2011
Ultraman Street in Setagaya, Tokyo
Shoowatch! Ultraman takes flight on Ultraman Street.
Down the road from Toho Studios in Setagaya, Tokyo, is what promises to be a major tourist destination for kaiju eiga fans. Ultraman Street truly lives up to its name with decor straight from M78!
G-TOUR II members photograph the entrance to Ultraman Street.
Like most kaiju-related sights worth seeing in Japan, Ultraman Street isn't well-known in the West. But, unlike this building or that bridge featured in the background of a monster movie, Ultraman Street is a must-see attraction for G-fans visiting Tokyo.
Are street lights this cool in your neighborhood?
Ultraman Street is a walk down memory lane for kaiju enthusiasts!
Look out! Baltan Seijin wreaks havoc in Ultraman Street!
It's not just the CBC Building in Nagoya; Ultraman Street has its own Ultraman statue!
Worth the trip itself: How come kaiju fans who tour Japan don't know about Ultraman Street?
A picture is worth a thousand words, but there's video, too! Here's a look at Ultraman Street, featuring G-FAN regulars J.D. Lees and Skip Peel. Enjoy!