Episode List

Since our server isn’t able to handle an RSS feed that generates entries for all of our 100+ episodes, this is the full episode list!

Episode 1
My first episode and the “guest” was my friend Martin who I was basically experimenting on by slowly subjecting him to Godzilla movies.

Episode 2
Second episode & still rough around the edges. Another guest was my gf at the time & she was another non-fan interview.

Episode 3
Jeff Dean of Horror Holocaust Radio pt 1: Jeff’s show was primarily the impetus for me starting the Kaijucast. He’s a fan of the movies and we talked for so long that I had to break it up into two episodes.

Episode 4
Part 2 with Jeff Dean of Horror Holocaust Radio pt 2

Episode 5
Cindy Okumoto formerly of the “Planet X” comic shop, now works for Things From Another World. She’s got some great stories about Art Adams.

Episode 6
My guest is another friend of mine Sean Donahue, who is a pedigreed horror fixture here in Portland and just happens to be a huge Godzilla fan.

Episode 7
The “G-FEST episode”! I spoke with legendary Kenji Sahara, JD Lees, Robert Scott Field and many people at the convention.

Episode 8
Model Master Jim Walsh visits Portland and we talk a LOT about model building and sculpting.

Episode 9
Martin (aka my first guest ever) comes back to talk about Godzilla with me. I seem to remember that he interviewed me because that was my birthday month.

Episode 10
Yokai! It’s my Halloween episode and Jeff Dean of Horror Holocaust returns to talk about this largely ignored series from Daiei.

Episode 11
Bob Johnson joins me through the magic of the internet to talk about Ultraman for a while.

Episode 12
My xmas present to the listeners: an all music episode.

Episode 13
My son, T’Igor joins me to talk a little bit about his favorite Godzilla things. Also, this heralds the first ever Daikaiju Discussion: a monthly roundtable where previous guests get together and watch a particular movie each month from a long, long list of randomized films. The first film? Godzilla Final Wars (2004).

Discussion Supplemental
Full, mostly unedited Daikaiju Discussion of Godzilla Final Wars (2004)

Episode 14
Another non-fan episode with a buddy of mine named Rob. Daikaiju Discussion: Wrath Of Daimajin (1966)

Episode 15
This episode was nothing but a Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla vs Gigan (1972) with 6 of my previous guests.

Episode 16
While in San Francisco for Wondercon, August Ragone sat down with me and we discussed Ultra Q. Daikaiju Discussion: Godzilla vs. Hedorah (1971)

Episode 17
I was a guest at Idaho’s Anime Oasis (in which I felt a little out of place) and while there, I screened Biollante for everyone (legitimately and from a Laserdisc). Daikaiju Discussion: Godzilla vs Biollante (1989)

Episode 18
Crypticon is a Horror convention in Seattle and they asked me to be part of their Godzilla panel along with KL Young, Aron Tarbuck, Jeff Burf & Nick Gucker. Daikaiju Discussion: Gammera The Invincible (1965)

Episode 19
Local horror host, Baron Von Goolo joins me to talk about his local haunted house and their newest Kaiju-themed feature. Daikaiju Discussion: Godzilla vs. The Sea Monster (1967)

Episode 20
Since this was the month that I moved, this was the first episode recorded in the new HQ & Martin Vavra comes back to talk about the experiment so far. Daikaiju Discussion: Rebirth of Mothra 2 (1997)

Episode 21
In a string of “solo” shows, this particular recording asked listeners to submit their thoughts about the Brian Rogers interview about the LP Godzilla. Daikaiju Discussion: Mothra (1961)

Episode 22
Another solo entry, I discuss my disappointment with Death Kappa (2010). Daikaiju Discussion: Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1993)

Episode 23
A Thanksgiving episode of sorts – Martin comes back because he had some “burning” topics that he wanted to pick my brain about. Daikaiju Discussion: Gamera 2: Advent of Legion (1996)

Episode 24
The cast of Missing Reel TV (Kurt Lloyd, David Walker & Heather Weise) join me to discuss Godzilla’s place in the history of Grindhouse cinema. Daikaiju Discussion: Gamera vs. Barugon (1966)

*In December of 2010, I made the decision to double my output in 2011, essentially devoting an entire show every month to the Daikaiju Discussions.

Episode 25
IDW Staffers Chris Ryall, Bobby Curnow, Carlos Guzman and Chris Mowry join the Kaijucast to talk about the new IDW comic.

Episode 26
The Daikaiju Discussion for the 1970 Toho production Latitude Zero.

Episode 27
My friends Heather & Justin as another sort of “not-a-fan” Godzilla talk, we touch on the surface of the Kaiju World Wars and additionally I interview Phil Hester, the artist from the first four issues of Godzilla Kingdom Of Monsters.

Episode 28
The Daikaiju Discussion for the 1975 Terror Of Mechagodzilla.

Episode 29
Fans & friends of the show, Bryan and Rachel Cook visited Portland, so we spent some time talking about their favorite Godzilla/Kaiju entries, and the Emerald City Comicon Wrapup with a John Layman (Godzilla Gangsters & Goliaths) interview.

Episode 30
Daikaiju Discussion for the 1973 Godzilla vs Megalon.

Episode 31
A detailed wrapup of San Francisco’s Wondercon with Heather (who is now my co-host of sorts) talking about the IDW panel.

Episode 32
Daikaiju Discussion: Yongary, Monster Of The Deep (1967)

Episode 33
At the Stumptown Comics Fest, I was able to sit down with Eric Powell to talk about his work on the new Godzilla comic.

Episode 34
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla Returns (1984)

Podcasting Supplemental
At a local con (Wonder NW) I was on a Podcasting panel with several other podmasters & this is the audio from that panel. In addition to that, the moderator Rick Emerson, asked myself and Matt of the A Jumps B Shoots podcast to be on his show, Outlook Portland. There are links to the videos on the blog.

Episode 35
Jeff Dean of Horror Holocaust Radio comes back for to talk specifically about Godzilla: Gangsters & Goliaths’ first issue and other kaiju-related topics.

Episode 36
Daikaiju Discussion for Return of Daimajin (1966)

Episode 37
Superfan and super-artist, Matt Frank joins the ‘Cast through the magic of the internet and we talk about the upcoming G-Fest and his work on the Godzilla comics from IDW.

Episode 38
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla 2000 (1999)

Episode 39
Less about Godzilla and more about a local series of awesome adult events, Heather & I talk with the Mad Marquis De Maltease about the Geeklesque performances. I should note, that there was a Godzilla act in one of the, but for some reason we failed to talk about that.

Episode 40
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera vs. Viras (1968)

Episode 41
It’s definitely a coincidence that Adam Alexander, the creator of The Monster Project, lives here in Portland, but I had a great interview with him discussing that project. If you aren’t familiar with the CD, check out the website.

Episode 42
Daikaiju Discussion for Space Amoeba (1970)

Episode 43
Another Yokai Spooktacular with a Matt Alt (Yokai Attack!) interview recorded in Tokyo & discussing the three original 60s Daiei Yokai trilogy with Heather.

Episode 44
Daikaiju Discussion for Ultraman Gaia: Battle In Hyperspace (1999)

Episode 45
Matt Frank talks about Godzilla Legends & I discuss my recent trip to Japan with Heather & Jeff

Episode 46
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla vs Mothra (1992)

Episode 47
Live show audio with Bob Johnson, Matt Frank, Jeff Zornow, Miguel Rodriguez & Thomas Matis. Be warned… it’s a 2.5 hour show.

Episode 48
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla vs. Destoroyah (1995)

Episode 49
Bob Johnson, Kevin DeAntonio, Barrie Evans & Butch Portillo talk about growing up with Godzilla in the bay area.

Episode 50
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla x Mothra x MechaGodzilla: Tokyo SOS (2003)

Episode 51
Road trip episode to Seattle with Jeff plus a bonus interview with Chris Mowry of IDW Publishing about his Godzilla Legends issue (#4).
Hope you enjoy them!

Episode 52
Daikaiju Discussion for Destroy All Monsters (1968)

Episode 53
Heather & Kyle talk about a number of topics posed via the Kaijucast facebook page.

Episode 54
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera vs. Guiron (1969)

Episode 55
Emerald City Comic Con Wrapup plus an interview with listeners Andy Campbell & Cody Cook.

Episode 56
Daikaiju Discussion for King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962).

Episode 57
Interview with IDW Godzilla series editor Bobby Curnow.

Episode 58
Daikaiju Discussion for Rebirth Of Mothra (1996).

Episode 59
The LIVE show from Portland’s pop-culture  expo, Wonder Northwest.

Episode 60
Daikaiju Discussion for Daimajin (1966)

Episode 61
Live show from G-Fest with Bob Eggleton, Matt Frank & Jeff Zornow

Episode 62
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla (1954) — plus a lot of other topics like SDCC 2012, G-Fest 2012, a Japanese Tokusatsu exhibit and some DVD releases.

Episode 63
An interview recorded with Norman England when I visited Tokyo in 2011.

Episode 64
Daikaiju Discussion for Gorath (1962)

Episode 65
Interview with Bill Janczewski & Frank Woodward from the Men In Suits documentary about their kickstarter project.

Episode 66
Daikaiju Discussion for Rebirth Of Mothra 3 (1998)

Episode 67
Interview with Keith Foster of Big Pimp Jones about their latest release and kickstarter project for Kodoja: Terror Mountain Showdown

Episode 68
Daikaiju Discussion for Son of Godzilla (1967)

Episode 69
Interview with Simon Strange about the kickstarter videogame project, Kaiju Combat

Episode 70
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera The Brave (2006)

Episode 71
Another all-music episode! Don’t be mislead by the title, there’s really only one holiday-themed song in the episode.

Episode 72
Daikaiju Discussion for Frankenstein Conquers The World (1965)

Episode 73
It’s our 2nd annual listener party aka Emergency Broadcast with special guests Edward Holland & Mike Keller from Monster Attack Team Magazine, David Oaks from ToyFreakz & Matt Frank from…well, awesome Godzilla artwork!

Episode 74
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla Raids Again (1955)

Episode 75
We asked our facebook fans what they wanted to hear us talk about, the result? This episode!

Episode 76
Daikaiju Discussion for Rodan (1956)

Episode 77
The Akira Takarada panel from G-Fest 2012 (and with Robert Scott Field interpreting!)

Episode 78
Daikaiju Discussion for The Mysterians (1957)

Episode 79
Kyle & Bryan are joined for the entire episode by horror and Godzilla cover artist, Jeff Zornow for this episode

Episode 80
Bonus Episode! Heather and I speak with Paul Guinan & Anina Bennet, the creative powerhouse behind Boilerplate about the upcoming Stumptown Comics Festival.

Episode 81
Daikaiju Discussion for Daikaiju Varan (1958)

Episode 82
Introducing two new members to the Kaijucast crew, Julian and Sean.

Episode 83
Daikaiju Discussion for Ghidorah The Three-Headed Monster (1964)

Episode 84
Heather & Kyle talk with Matt Frank and Chris Mowry about the newest comic series, Godzilla: Rulers Of Earth

Episode 85
Daikaiju Discussion for War Of The Gargantuas (1966)

Episode 86
Bonus Episode! In anticipation of G-Fest XX, Stan Hyde, a friend and Kaiju fan and G-Fest organizer came to visit and this is his episode.

Episode 87
Live G-Fest Podcast with Godzilla suitmaker Shinichi Wakasa, the Millenium series’ Godzilla suit actor Tsutomu Kitagawa with Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah’s M11 (Robert Scott Field) acting as interpreter.

Episode 88
Daikaiju Discussion for Pacific Rim (2013)

Episode 89
Bonus Episode: Godzilla coverage from San Diego Comic Con 2013 with Joshua “EVO” from the Incoductic Podcast

Episode 90
The audio from Crypticon’s Kaiju Control Group panel with Miguel Rodriguez from the Monster Island Resort Podcast, Aron Tarbuck from Seattle’s The Dreaming Comics & Games, and Jeff Dean with Kyle moderating.

Episode 91
Daikaiju Discussion for The Host (2006)

Episode 92
Recorded at Monsterpalooza in April, this is our interview with author of Japan’s Favorite Mon-star: The Unauthorized Biography of the Big G, Steve Ryfle

Episode 93
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)

Episode 94
Dave Filoni, director of Star Wars The Clone Wars talks about his history with Godzilla and one of his favorite behemoths, Mechagodzilla!

Episode 95
Kyle catches up with Ed Godziszewski, publisher of Japanese Giants magazine and all-around awesome uber-fan.

Episode 96
Kyle answers listener questions about his recent visit to Japan.

Episode 97
Daikaiju Discussion for Matango (1963)

Episode 98
Jeff and Kyle discuss the newest developments (Viral marketing & Official Teaser Trailer) with Legendary Pictures’ upcoming Godzilla release.

Episode 99
Daikaiju Discussion for Atragon (1963)

Episode 100
Our 3rd Annual Emergency Broadcast, 5th Anniversary show and the 100th episode spectacular! We spoke with Chris Mowry from IDW Publishing, Trae from the Justice In The Capital Podcast and Andy from Kaiju 101! Obviously, the trivia giveaways were done live.

Episode 101
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera: The Super Monster (1980)

Episode 102
In this Valentine’s Day episode Bryan, Rachel, Lady Kyle and Kyle discuss the a rare topic amongst kaiju discussion: romance in Godzilla films.

Episode 103
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla vs. The Thing / Mothra vs. Godzilla (1964)

Episode 104
Check out the interview with Mr. Godzilla himself, Haruo Nakajima and while we’re at it, Jeff and I talk about the amazing show that was Fear FestEvil.

Episode 105
Bonus episode with John DeSentis & Chris Oglio from the Ifukube & Godzilla: A Musical Celebration kickstarter campaign.

Episode 106
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera vs. Zigra (1971)

Episode 107
Interview with Stuart Galbraith IV, the author of Monsters Are Attacking Tokyo and Japanese Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films.

Episode 108
Daikaiju Discussion for Gappa, The Triphibian Monster (1967)

Episode 109
Interview with August Ragone, author of Eiji Tsuburaya: Master of Monsters and editor of Famous Monsters of Filmland’s kaiju issues

Episode 110
Kyle, Jeff, Bryan & Rachel went to see a press screening of Godzilla (2014) and recorded their brief thoughts before and after the viewing.

Episode 111
Part one of our Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla (2014)

Episode 112
The second part of our Daikaiju Discussion (the listener homework) for Godzilla (2014)

Episode 113
Big Wow Comic Fest recap and covering the official merchandise released for Godzilla (2014)

Episode 114
Daikaiju Discussion for The X From Outer Space (1967)

Episode 115
LIVE recording of our The Sound Of Monsters podcast at G-Fest XXI with Jim Figurski, Erik Homenick, John DeSentis and Chris Oglio

Episode 116
Interview with Godzilla (2014) screenwriter Max Borenstein.

Episode 117
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera vs. Gyoas (1967)

Episode 118
Interview with Kenpachiro Satsuma, the actor who played Godzilla from 1984 – 1995.

Episode 119
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla vs. Monster Zero (1965)

Episode 120
Bonus Episode with Godzilla fan & Hail To The King photographer, David Eric Dopko

Episode 121
Recapping the Kaijucast’s involvement with 2014’s Rose City Comic Con and the recent trip to Japan to create the independent and crowd funded documentary, Hail to The King: 60 Years Of Destruction

Episode 122
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla X Megaguirus (2000)

Episode 123
Kyle speaks with KAIJU GAIDEN directors Mark Jaramillo and David Hall about their independent documentary and Kickstarter campaign

Episode 124
Daikaiju Discussion for Dogora The Space Monster (1964)

Episode 125
A very special interview from G-Fest XXI with Godzilla special effects director Koichi Kawakita with help from JD Lees and Robert Scott Field.

Episode 126
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla’s Revenge (1969)

Episode 127
Breaking News (as of 12-07) about Toho reviving the King of the Monsters in Japan and more with August Ragone!

Episode 128
Discussion of the big news about Toho making new Godzilla films, plus a tribute to the recently departed Koichi Kawakita.

Episode 129
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995)

Episode 130
Our fourth annual LIVE episode, the Emergency Broadcast returned with Monster Kid Radio’s Derek M. Koch, Ifukube 100’s John DeSentis and Japanese guest coordinator (and former owner of Club Daikaiju) Jim Cironella.

Episode 131
Daikaiju Discussion for Ultraman The Next (2004)

Episode 132
The audio from our Kaiju of Pacific Rim panel, held at Rose City Comic Con 2013.

Episode 133
BONUS Episode with Zander Cannon the creator of Oni Press’ upcoming (April 8th) release of Kaijumax.

Episode 134
Daikaiju Discussion for Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)

Episode 135
An interview with the creators of World War Kaiju, Josh Finney, Patrick McEvoy and Kat Rocha.

Episode 136
Daikaiju Discussion for Gamera vs. Jiger (1970)