End Of An Era For Japan's Rubber-Suited Sci-Fi Monsters
"For decades, Japanese studios dazzled, terrified and tickled global audiences with monster movies and television shows featuring actors in rubber suits laying waste to scaled-down Tokyos ... But now, in an era when lifelike digital effects have made the use of small models and suited actors look quaint and kitschy, tokusatsu
is rapidly becoming a thing of the past."
The New York Times 09/02/13 (includes slide show)