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Kung Fu Fandom Forum – Back Online!

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Hey all, happy to say that the forum is back online and ready for the Fu discussions to continue. Thanks for your patience while it was down. If you have not yet taken the time to join the forum, please consider doing so and joining one of the greatest communities based on the film genre of martial arts. If you have registered on the forum …

RZA Announces a New Wu-Tang Clan Album Out in October

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RZA has announced that there’s a new Wu-Tang Clan album coming that’s titled Wu-Tang: The Saga Continues. The new project, executive produced by RZA with “creative production” by longtime Wu-Tang cohort DJ Mathematics, is slated to drop October 13. The Saga Continues will be released through the lifestyle company 36 Chambers ALC …

‘Karate Kid’ TV Sequel, YouTube Red Exclusive

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The 10-episode half-hour comedy ‘Cobra Kai,’ exec produced by Will Smith’s Overbrook, landed at the subscription service in a competitive situation following offers from Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and AMC. It will debut in 2018. Three decades after The Karate Kid, original stars Ralph Macchio and William Zabka are heading back to the dojo.

The Revenge of Shinobi – Mobile Game

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Reap revenge in SEGA’s legendary side-scrolling beat ‘em up, now available on mobile for the very first time. You are Joe Musashi, a ninja out for revenge against the evil criminal organization ‘Neo Zeed’. They’ve killed your master and captured your bride, so now you must travel the globe to dish out ninjutsu justice to the crime syndicate …

Shaolin Temple Abbot – Kokeshi Doll

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Craig Valentine of the Kokeshi Clan has done it again. His latest release is that of a ‘Shaolin Temple Abbot’. Available now for purchase in his Etsy shop ‘temple7e’, this is a must have for any fan of the martial arts film genre, martial artist, or people who just like to collect ‘cool things’. Make sure to follow ‘kokeshi_clan’ on Instagram …

‘Son of Shaolin’ Graphic Novel & Movie

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Creating the mythology for the book was probably my favorite part of the writing process. There are seemingly hundreds of different accounts of the birth of martial arts and its many different forms so I took pieces of some of the histories I found on-line and then crafted my own mythology that would service the story in present day. I don’t want to give too much …

The Adventures of Nunchuck Larry

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While they are best known for their “songifications” of the latest news stories, The Gregory Brothers also have plenty of other creative aspirations, and the latest piece of content they have hosted on YouTube might be the oddest project they’ve worked on to date. They are the co-executive producers of The Adventures of Nunchuck Larry, a strange …

Man at Arms: Art of War – El Rey Network Series

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On June 8, 2017, I’m appearing in a new original series, MAN AT ARMS: ART OF WAR, on the EL REY Network. The first season runs eight episodes and I serve as a weapons expert in five of them. The show is a television version of a very popular web show, MAN AT ARMS: REFORGED, available through DEFY Media’s AWE …