Frogman Movie Hits Japanese Cinemas

The popular Japanese TV series The Frogman Show is headed to the big screen. Created by an artist who goes by the name Frogman, this Flash-animated series has become somewhat of a cultural phenomenon in Japan, with a book, appearances in ads and fan art. Adobe, the company behind Flash, has even written about the program.

And according to Zen Tobinaka, the man behind FlaGama, Eagle Talon is coming to theaters this week. Below is the trailer.

4 Comments

  1. Gene Fowler March 17, 2007

    meh..

  2. Raitendo March 17, 2007

    The movie is called “Taka no Tsume – The Movie”. “Taka no tsume” means “the claw of the hawk”. Nothing I’d pay to watch though :)

  3. The GagaMan(n) March 20, 2007

    Looks like the Japanese equivalent of an Adult Swim series.

  4. Anonymous July 4, 2007

    Actually the series is very good, but I don’t think it would survive translation into English.

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