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Monsterverse Destroyah vs. Godzilla theories

Monsterverse Destroyah vs. Godzilla theories

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Chris #TeamMothra

Jan-16-2019 8:29 PM

The theory / rumors surrounding Destroyah's potential inclusion in Legendary's Monsterverse has been a hot topic of discussion within the fandom for a while now. Rumors suggest Destroyah will be the actual enemy in Godzilla vs. Kong (2020), meaning Godzilla and Kong will need to team up to defeat him. The inclusion of Fire Godzilla in KOTM 2019 also acts as reference to Burning Godzilla from Godzilla vs. Destroyah.

My questions for you are:

1. Do you think the rumors are true and that Destroyah will be introduced?

2. If so, how do you think his origin will be explained?

3. What do you hope he will look like?

Artwork by Chipyray.

15 Responses to Monsterverse Destroyah vs. Godzilla theories

Gmkgoji #TeamRodan

Jan-16-2019 8:36 PM

I don't think destroyah will be in the monsterverse.

Sorry to all who think he will be though

Are we dead?

Or is this Ohio?

Im Durp

Jan-16-2019 9:15 PM

1. No

 

That pretty much covers all the other questions too

EmptyH #TeamMothra

Jan-16-2019 9:24 PM

1. I hope not.

2. If they introduce something like the Oxygen Destroyer in this universe than I can see later on introducing a monster that is based off of that.

3. Don't care.

Host of the podcast Giant Monster Messages where we watch EVERY giant monster film and look for the messages.

KaijuWorld #TeamGodzilla

Jan-16-2019 10:23 PM

1. Yes, but not this soon. Maybe in the big finale movie of Phase 2 but not in GvK.

2. Yes

3. Hopefully even more demon like. Something like this design of destroyah made by InkVeil-Matter on DeviantArt.

Godzilla: King of the monsters is one of the best cinema experiences I have had in quite a while.

ZillaDude345 #TeamGodzilla

Jan-17-2019 4:42 AM

Yes!!!!!!!!

 King and Queen of The Skies.........

G. H. (Gman) #TeamGhidorah

Jan-17-2019 5:50 AM

"1. Yes, but not this soon. Maybe in the big finale movie of Phase 2 but not in GvK."

Phase 2, eh? I suppose optimism is important.

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"It wouldn't be a true Godzilla film if you didn't touch upon those things. Anyone who thinks otherwise is not a true Godzilla fan." - Mike Dougherty, fellow gatekeeper-elitist ;)


Chris #TeamMothra

Jan-17-2019 7:02 AM

Haha yes, let's hope Legendary and WB continue the Monsterverse on and renew licenses for a phase 2. Not sure if Toho will bite, though.

KaijuWorld #TeamGodzilla

Jan-17-2019 7:41 AM

Hey man, we still have 2 years to go and 2 movies to be released. Anything can happen at this point and hopefully Toho will see the huge potential of the Monsterverse and extend the contract. We just have to wait and see what happens.

Godzilla: King of the monsters is one of the best cinema experiences I have had in quite a while.

G. H. (Gman) #TeamGhidorah

Jan-17-2019 11:21 AM

^Very true.

--
"It wouldn't be a true Godzilla film if you didn't touch upon those things. Anyone who thinks otherwise is not a true Godzilla fan." - Mike Dougherty, fellow gatekeeper-elitist ;)


Artemisace #TeamGhidorah

Jan-17-2019 12:46 PM

I still haven't found where the contracts are expiring next year. But who knows. As for Destroyah I think it's way to early for something like that. Maybe after we've had a few more movies and some faction thinks that the monsters need to be taken care of permanently or something. But until then it's just to early for Destroyah, in my opinion. Oh and on the rights thing, as long as these movies continue to make boatloads of money I'm sure Toho will continue to let Legendary keep going.

G. H. (Gman) #TeamGhidorah

Jan-17-2019 1:08 PM

Artemisace,
Here's the G-Fest panel with Shin Godzilla co-director/special effects director Shinji Higuchi where he explains that the contract with Toho ends in 2020: Click here.

Additionally here's an article from The Hollywood Reporter that mentions the contract ends in 2020. It's brought up at the bottom of the article: Click here.

--
"It wouldn't be a true Godzilla film if you didn't touch upon those things. Anyone who thinks otherwise is not a true Godzilla fan." - Mike Dougherty, fellow gatekeeper-elitist ;)


Artemisace #TeamGhidorah

Jan-19-2019 8:10 AM

@G.h.(Gman) Ah thank you, I kept wondering where this info was coming from. Either way I'm still sure that as long as the movies make big money Toho will continue to extend the rights if nothing else

Cecegames02 #TeamGodzilla

Jan-19-2019 8:16 AM

In Godzilla rulers of Earth, Destroyah was created by some aliens using Crab DNA. In Godzilla V Destroyah, I'm pretty sure he was some sort of crustacean mutated by the oxygen destroyer. So If Destroyah were to be a giant mutant crab thing, that would make sense to me, since each of the Kaiju seem to be based off of an actual animal or animal genus.

Wait a sec... Destroyah is a giant crab?

I KNEW IT

"Now I am become death, the destroyer of worlds."

Cecegames02 #TeamGodzilla

Jan-19-2019 8:20 AM

Also, I think that Toho will probably eventually renew Legendary's lisensce, especially since their reboot films are good, but haven't attracted quite the amount of attention the Monsterverse has. I'm not saying the reboots were bad (Although Shin Godzilla was boring AF, complete waste of my time to watch despite how awesome Goji was in that movie) But the Reboots dont exactly have quite as massive a fan base as Legendary's monsterverse.

"Now I am become death, the destroyer of worlds."

G. H. (Gman) #TeamGhidorah

Jan-19-2019 10:09 PM

Cecegames02,
Yes, but Shin Godzilla made more money in Japan than Godzilla '14 or Skull Island combined in Japan. There's evidence to suggest that Toho would make more money making their own movies to a domestic audience than they would on Legendary's Monsterverse.

That doesn't mean they'll say no to more Legendary/WB Godzilla movies, but if they were to extend the contract, there would probably be new rules put in place so they could produce their own movies at the same time. And I imagine the price tag for Godzilla's license will go up as well.

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"It wouldn't be a true Godzilla film if you didn't touch upon those things. Anyone who thinks otherwise is not a true Godzilla fan." - Mike Dougherty, fellow gatekeeper-elitist ;)


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