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In 1954, ToHo Company created a monster to show the effects of nuclear bombing. Japan, coming  from the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. 223 more words

Godzilla has turned 60 years old this year!

Sixty years ago, Godzilla made his very first movie appearance in ToHo’s 1954 film “Gojira”

Given a brand new look in 2014 thanks to Legendary Pictures, Godzilla has once again proven that he is the King of the Monsters

Godzilla vs. Megalon (1974) - Godzilla 60th Birthday Challenge

This post is part of my Godzilla 60th Birthday Challenge

In 1972 Toho ran a competition for school children to design their own Kaiju; the winner would have their creation seen on the big screen. 392 more words


Making It Big: Godzilla Heritage

Whether you loved or loathed Gareth Edwards’ latest Godzilla entry has put the giant lizard back in vogue. Whether it’s a fond look towards the classic  875 more words


44 Monstrous Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Godzilla

It’s good to be the King of the Monsters.

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1. Gojira, Godzilla's Japanese name, is a portmanteau of the Japanese words for gorilla (gorira) and whale (kujira,) the original basis for his design. 122 more words