Update: We've learned that artist Noger Chen (responsible for the Godzilla incarnation size comparison image) was responsible for the image. You can take a look at his material here.
April Fool's Day has come to pass and many online websites including ourselves took advantage of the day to have some fun with their readers. However, although most jokes on April 1st tend to be obvious, one prank proved to be more than just a silly twist of reality. We're unsure of the original source of these images, but they depict a fictional SH MonsterArts figure of an old Stan Winston Godzilla design which never made it to film. These images were shared furiously across social media on April 1st and many fans fell for the joke - while almost all fans agreed this is a figure MonsterArts should seriously consider producing. As you can see, the images were fairly convincing:
What do you think of this figure mock-up? Would you buy an SH MonsterArts Stan Winston Godzilla figure? Let us know in the comments!
More about upcoming Godzilla movies
Godzilla 2: King of the Monsters is the sequel to Gareth Edwards' Godzilla (2014) and is being directed by Michael Dougherty. The film will introduce Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah and more monsters to the Warner Brothers / Legendary Monsterverse cinematic universe. For information on Godzilla 2's cast, plot, release date and to download the film's official movie posters, please visit the Godzilla: King of the Monsters about page here!
Godzilla vs. Kong (2020) is the sequel to Michael Dougherty's Godzilla 2: King of the Monsters and will be the fourth and final installment in the Monsterverse movie quadrilogy. It will also bridge both the Godzilla movies and Kong: Skull Island by bringing Godzilla and Kong face-to-face for an epic match-up. To learn more about Godzilla vs. Kong, check out the Godzilla vs. Kong about page here!
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