Toho today opens the official website for the upcoming new Japanese Godzilla film scheduled for Summer of 2016, announcing its official title Shin Godzilla and three main cast: Hiromi Hasegawa, Yutaka Takenouchi and Satomi Ishihara. Check the latest information after the jump.
A gigantic X-Plus soft vinyl model of the titular monster of Godzilla 2000 will be stomping into the collection of daikaiju fanatics beginning in September of 2015. Hit the jump to go, go, Godzilla!
It looks like the old school Gainax gang might really be getting back together for the 2016 Toho Godzilla movie. A March announcement revealed that Evangelion's Hideaki Anno will serve as chief Director/Writer of the film while friend, Gainax co-founder, Eva writer/storyboard artist, tokusatsu guru and now live action Attack on Titan director Shinji Higuchi as the secondary director and main special effects director. Now, it looks like Mahiro Maeda might be involved too!
The King of the Monsters is back, storming his way onto PS3 and PS4 in the appropriately-titled Godzilla alongside plenty of famous and not-so-famous kaiju! But Godzilla doesn't have the best track record when it comes to video games... what does this new installment bring? Hit the jump for our full review!
The search engine giant Google presented a special “Doodle” logo today in celebration of the 114th birthday of Eiji Tsuburaya (1901-1970), special effects wizard and founder of Tsuburaya Productions. During his tokusatsu career, Tsuburaya teamed with director Ishirō Honda and producer Tomoyuki Tanaka to create the Godzilla film series at Toho, then, at his own Tsuburaya Productions effects house, introduced 1966's Ultra Q and Ultraman. More after the jump.
The newest high quality vinyl figure in X-Plus's Toho Giant Monster series features a just-ready-to-meltdown Godzilla from 1995's Godzilla vs. Destoroyah film. Hit the jump to check it out.
No one ever accused Godzilla of having the best personal hygiene, and a new action figure from S.H. MonsterArts reproduces the Big G as he shakes off the dust while emerging from the ground in 1964's Mothra vs. Godzilla film. Hit the jump to check it out.
Given how long both Godzilla and Shin-chan have been extremely popular in Tokyo and for overseas fans, you’d think they would have been official residents by now, right? That wasn’t the case up until recently, with both Shin-chan and Godzilla both being given official residency papers of their birth countries! Hit the jump for more!
Bandai Namco Games is bringing Godzilla to PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 in North America on July 14, followed by Europe on July 17. Japan got the PS3 version last December, and the online-battling PS4 version is set to arrive there this summer as Godzilla VS. See a preview of its impressive playable roster after the jump.
Bandai Namco recently revealed launch dates for a bunch of its upcoming games, including the Godzilla game that's on the way to PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. Hit the jump for a trailer and more.
For the first time in broadcast history, the Japanese satellite network WOWOW will be playing all 30 current films in the Godzilla franchise, including the 1998 and 2014 American Godzilla films. Hit the jump to learn more.