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A place to discuss Tokusatsu, Japanese special effects. Popular franchises include Kamen Rider, Super Sentai, Ultraman, GARO, Godzilla, etc. Please join us in discussing this fantastic genre!#### Description Tokusatsu (特撮) is a Japanese term that applies to any live-action film or television drama that usually features superheroes and makes considerable use of special effects (tokusatsu literally translates as "special effects").

Everything from Super Sentai to Godzilla!

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/r/Tokusatsu Rules:

  1. Be friendly and polite. No bigotry, hate speech, abuse, trolling, or harassment of any kind. Please be considerate of your fellow members when participating in discussions.
  2. Mark spoilers. Please mark all spoilers. In this context, spoilers are defined as: anything from an episode or movie that is less than one month old; major plot points in series that have already concluded; images/scans of upcoming forms/characters. The only exception to this is the weekly episode discussion megathreads.
  3. Flair your posts. Please flair your posts with the appropriate link flair.
  4. No advertising Discord servers. Please do not advertise your Discord server here. We have our own subreddit Discord server which you can find here. You may advertise your Discord server on ours by following the pinned instructions in the #affiliates channel.
  5. Limit self-promotional post to 1 per week. We obviously want to encourage YouTubers and podcasters in the Tokusphere, but please limit your promotional posts to one per week, to avoid cluttering the subreddit.
  6. No buying/selling threads. We don't want to deal with transactions gone bad. Please keep your buying/selling off of the subreddit.
  7. No NSFW/NSFL content. Take it to /r/TokuFap (warning: NSFW) if that's your kind of thing.
  8. No promotion of unofficial merchandise. Unfortunately, due to excessive spam by t-shirt bots, we won't allow any posts promoting or exhibiting unlicensed clothing or items.

Where can I watch tokusatsu? - Megalist #1 | Megalist #2

Tokusatsu Subreddits:

  • /r/Godzilla
  • /r/Kaiju
  • /r/Ultraman
  • /r/GARO
  • /r/SuperSentai
  • /r/PowerRangers
  • /r/KamenRider
  • /r/j_sfx

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  • /r/SSSSGridman
  • /r/Mecha
  • /r/Gundam
  • /r/Thunderbirds
  • /r/gerryanderson
  • /r/doctorwho

The most common phrases the members use:

please please
please please please
discussion megathread
kamen rider
power rangers

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