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From out mother group :iconkaijuden:

On April 15th, 2015, science fiction and film writer Ib Melchior passed away.

Mister Melchior has contributed significant entries to both cult cinema and the giant monster genre, as he was the man behind the screenplays for ”Angry Red Planet” (1959, also director), ”Reptilicus” (1961), ”Journey to the Seventh Planet” (1962), ”Robinson Crusoe on Mars” (1964), ”Planet of the Vampires” (1965), and many other films and short stories.

His brief action-horror prose, ”The Racer”, would become the basis for the wonderfully mean-spirited sci-fi satire ”Death Race 2000” (1975).

And Ib Melchior was also the writer for the abandoned American version of ”Godzilla Raids Again”, ”The Volcano Monsters” around 1957.

To honor the man who's given us so many bizarre, but wonderful beasts, we’re officially bringing back our monthly art jam, by having a salute to any of Ib Melchior’s works.

Go ahead and draw any of the giant monsters he helped create, or any other fan art connected to the films he wrote. We’ll feature said pieces across several DeviantART groups, in and beyond Kaijuden, depending on the drawn subject at hand.

Just please try to keep said works tasteful in nature and execution.

The Ib Melchior art jam ends May 31st (a Sunday night)

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World of Monsters is a group dedicated to fantastical creatures, monsters and other non-human characters; mostly focusing on original works, but also accepting of fan art from across fiction. Unlike similar groups, I hope to encompass a wide variety of subject matter, and feature only completed or high end art work over rough sketches and altered screen captures.









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pusheenlovesnoodles Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Artist
Could I join?
Crowsrock Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2015
Thanks for adding my work to this group! :)
hugeben Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your Welcome! :)
SoulsAdopts Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Just FYI, one of your folders is named "Things that go Bumb in the night" and I think you meant Bump
earthbaragon Featured By Owner May 21, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Fixed :) Thanks for the heads up. Wonder why it was never caught till now lol :)
gregorKari Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
thank you for requesting my robots!
Thank you so much the request!!!
Filiana Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2015
Thank you so much for adding my work :la:
SelkisFritz Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the request!
4RN13 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank's for having me. Great group!
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