At their Industry Panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2016, Funimation announced the license of Shin Godzilla, aka Godzilla Resurgence, the king of kaiju revival from Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi. Speaking of Higuchi, Funi also announced the release plans for his live-action Attack on Titan. More after the jump.
The Big G’s new film, Shin Gojira, written and co-directed by Hideaki Anno of Evangelion fame, opens next week, so a new trailer featuring lots of mass destruction, military weaponry, and one very big unstoppable monster has appeared! Watch after the jump!
Since both of their movies are coming out in Japan in July of 2016, Straw Hat Pirates leader Luffy D. Monkey and fire-breathing atomic monster Godzilla (of ONE PIECE FILM GOLD and Godzilla Resurgence, respectively) are appearing together on the cover of Entermix, a Japanese entertainment magazine. Hit the jump to learn more.
Godzilla - Toho's legendary atomic, fire-breathing monster and the subject of the upcoming film Godzilla Resurgence - has appeared in another unlikely place: as an enormous piece of artwork in a rice paddy in the village of Inakadate in Aomori Prefecture, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
In perhaps the strangest animated team-up since Bambi Meets Godzilla, the newest iteration of Toho Studio's legendary fire-breathing atomic monster will be making a guest appearance opposite Shinnosuke Nohara in an upcoming episode of Crayon Shin-chan. Hit the jump to learn more.
Starting on April 1st and leading into the July 29th opening of Toho's new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan), co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan), a series of art pieces have been imagining clashes between Godzilla and Evangelion Unit 01. A big name has been brought for the latest, internationally recognized modern artist Takashi Murakami.
The impending release of Godzilla Resurgence in Japan next month is giving way to a ton of nutty new tie-ups and promotions. The latest features the Big G himself towering over an artificial island in the middle of Tokyo bay. Enjoy the new visual after the jump!
The Japanese theatrical release of Godzilla Resurgence (known as Shin Gojira in Japan) is just around the corner, and Toho Studios is ramping up efforts to promote the latest film in their venerable giant monster series with a full-scale reproduction of Godzilla's footprint. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai's official online store Premium Badai today starts accepting pre-orders for two new Evangelion × Godzilla crossover items: 320mm-tall figures of Type 3 Kiryu from the two Mechagodzilla films in the Millennium series, with coloring of Eva Unit 01 and 02. Check the details after the jump!
If Godzilla actually existed, would NERV be the only organization tough enough to keep him under its thumb? It's an interesting scenario to think about, but even more interesting when you take a look at these special edition Evangelion x Godzilla crossover items. Hit the jump for more!
Friday night's alright for fighting, and this week, the King of Kaiju and Unit 01 renewed their throwdown. In anticipation of the July 29 release of Godzilla Resurgence (known as Shin Gojira in Japan), the new movie co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan) has continued to bring in Anno's Evangelion for merchandise and cross-promotion. Get a look at the new art and plans after the jump.
Kraken Releasing (a sci-fi label, distirbuted by Section23 aling with Sentai Filmworks, Switchblade Pictures, Maiden Japan and the like) have announced the license of The Return Of Godzilla, aka Godzilla (1984), which will be released in the US complete and uncut for the first time on Blu-ray and DVD with Japanese audio/English subtitled and English dub options. More after the jump.
Warner Bros. recently pushed back the release of Godzilla 2 from June 8, 2018 to March 22, 2019, coinciding with the announcement that Godzilla vs. Kong will follow on May 29, 2020. Along with that is news that Godzilla director Gareth Edwards, who is currently working on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, has left the director's chair for the Godzilla sequel.
Toho's new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan), co-directed by Hideaki Anno (Evangelion) and Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan) continues its Evangelion tie-ins with a set of Sega arcade prizes. Spotted among these is a 20cm Premium Figure (aka PM Figure) of Rei Ayanami posing with a mini-version of the King of Kaiju. Get a look after the jump.