The Marionette Unit – A Project on Hold

While scouting the ætherweb, as I do when I have the time, always on the lookout for oddities, marvels and the odd cryptid, I discovered this:

I was quite intrigued by this rather harrowing trailer. Mad scientist, evil industrialist and damsel in distress, a set-up for one heroic story. A visit to the project’s website brought sad news:

The Marionett Unit is, at least for now, on hold.The last update was in February 2011 and it announced the hiatus. But who knows. Maybe the project will start up again one day. I for my part will keep an eye out and visit the film’s site every now and again.