Godzilla Movies

Here is Mechagodzilla from Ready Player One!

Godzilla-Movies.com
News
Scified2018-04-28 10:15:25https://www.scified.com/articles/here-mechagodzilla-from-ready-player-one-15.jpg
Scified
28,155 Reads20 CommentsAdd A Comment

Since Ready Player One has released in theaters, G-fans were quick to notice Mechagodzilla's cameo appearance and today we have a piece of phenomenal concept artwork by Jared Krichevsky, which he created for the film. This Mechagodzilla design stands out as an alternative to the established variants from the Godzilla cinematic universe, but seems to most closely ressemble Mechagodzilla 2, with some slight callbacks to Kiryu from the film Godzilla against Mechagodzilla. Check out the artwork below and let us know what you think in the comments section!

Discuss this news and other Godzilla & Monsterverse topics in our Godzilla Forums- a dedicated community of Godzilla fans built by fans for fans!

Browse images from the upcoming Godzilla vs. Kong sequel here as well as images from Apple TV’s Monarch: Legacy of Monsters and Toho’s Godzilla Minus One!

Stay up to date with the latest news on all things Godzilla, Toho and the Monsterverse also by liking us on Facebook and by following us on Twitter and Instagram! Also, consider subscribing your email to our blog for instant notifications of when new posts are made!

Written by ChrisPublished on 2018-04-28 10:15:25

Get G-ed Up!

Represent your favorite Godzilla monsters with custom Godzilla clothing and merchandise! Click here for even more options!

Godzilla wins 2021 Shirt
Godzilla Hoodie
Kong Wins 2021 Shirt
Find more info:
20 Fan responses to Here is Mechagodzilla from Ready Player One!

I Meme Everything

GiganMember4115 XPApr-28-2018 11:32 AM

Finally, an HD image. It looks great.

Ultrazero80

TitanosaurusMember934 XPApr-28-2018 4:18 PM

This version of Mecha-Godzilla kinda looks like a fusion of the Showa, and Millenium designs to me. 

rexgoji

Mothra LarvaeMember34 XPApr-28-2018 5:44 PM

eh, it's okay.

rexgoji

Mothra LarvaeMember34 XPApr-28-2018 5:44 PM

eh, it's okay.

KaijuBuildz

TitanosaurusMember567 XPApr-29-2018 8:44 AM

I see the head of the Heisei MechaGodzilla, the body of the Showa MechaGodzilla, the mechanical details of the millennium MechaGodzilla and the shape of the 2014 Godzilla.

The Legend of Brian

BaragonMember262 XPApr-29-2018 9:12 AM

I really like this design

MinecraftDinoKaiju

TitanosaurusMember968 XPApr-29-2018 11:29 AM

Now this is the Mechagodzilla I was hoping for when I went to see Ready Player One, not a copy, paste, and redesign of G14. It is original and awesome. I like it (by like, I mean that I love it).

The King of the Monsters

BaragonMember237 XPApr-29-2018 2:28 PM

The concept artist has said that the design took some inspiration from Noriyoshi Ohrai's design for Mechagodzilla featured on the advance poster for Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II. You can clearly see the influence in the arms.

MinecraftDinoKaiju

TitanosaurusMember968 XPApr-29-2018 2:43 PM

Still better than the one in the final film (Ready Player One, not Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II. The one in Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II is still awesome, even if I only ever saw the movie once before Hulu's Godzilla movie streaming rights expired.).

The Jurassic Bootleg

BaragonMember468 XPApr-29-2018 4:06 PM

What's wrong with the final design? I like the final design, I mean yea sure its just metallic Legendary Godzilla but it also makes sense for it to look like Legendary Godzilla because.....uhm...uhh, ok I actually don't know why they base it on the Legendary Godzilla. Maybe because Legendary Godzilla is what western audiences are familiar with, that's just my guess, don't quote me on that.

MinecraftDinoKaiju

TitanosaurusMember968 XPApr-29-2018 4:27 PM

@The Jurassic Bootleg Too late. And btw, that is exactly why. Like you said, "ts just metallic Legendary Godzilla". That's why I don't like the design. You're welcome for the explanation, and for the following:

"What's wrong with the final design? I like the final design, I mean yea sure its just metallic Legendary Godzilla but it also makes sense for it to look like Legendary Godzilla because.....uhm...uhh, ok I actually don't know why they base it on the Legendary Godzilla. Maybe because Legendary Godzilla is what western audiences are familiar with, that's just my guess, don't quote me on that."

That is all. Thanks, and you're welcome.

The King of the Monsters

BaragonMember237 XPApr-29-2018 4:45 PM

The final design in the movie is almost exactly the same as that concept art, just darker in color. I don't get how the design in the movie itself is any more just a "metallic Legendary Godzilla" than the one in that concept art.

The Jurassic Bootleg

BaragonMember468 XPApr-29-2018 4:50 PM

The final design is just metallic as the concept design.

MinecraftDinoKaiju

TitanosaurusMember968 XPApr-29-2018 4:52 PM

Because the tops of the dorsal plate in the concept art look like the three triangle-shaped tops we would expect Godzilla's dorsal plates to be like, whereas in the movie, the tops of the dorsal plates are just one triangle-shaped top, just like Legendary Godzilla's (And I should know, because I have box-art and the figure of the 6-inch Neca Godzilla to prove it.). Therefore, I think the concept art is better.

The Jurassic Bootleg

BaragonMember468 XPApr-29-2018 5:20 PM

Still look exactly like the final design.

MinecraftDinoKaiju

TitanosaurusMember968 XPApr-29-2018 5:26 PM

@ The Jurassic Bootleg To me, this looks like an actual modernization to the Showa Mechagodzillas, but the one in the movie, again, and I quote, "like you said, 'its just metallic Legendary Godzilla'. That's why I don't like the design." That is the difference for me. You guys can have your opinions and disagree, but for me, I know a difference between designs when I see one.

The King of the Monsters

BaragonMember237 XPApr-29-2018 5:30 PM

Legendary Godzilla has multiple points on his dorsal plates, they just typically have one larger central point. Godzilla's always had multiple points on his dorsal plates, the biggest difference is that the 2014 Godzilla's have fewer points which all point straight up, making them look more like broken glass than the typical maple leaf shaped. The Ready Player One Mechagodzilla has the same dorsal plate design as Godzilla 2014 in the concept art and in the movie itself. The only real discernible change made to Mechagodzilla's design in the film was that it was given a darker black coloration than the grayish color in the concept art.

MinecraftDinoKaiju

TitanosaurusMember968 XPApr-29-2018 5:52 PM

I knew it was something wrong, and it was the color with the lighting. It made it look like it was just a copy, not an original design. Now if the lighting was just like the one in the concept art (aka instead of a dark tone, it would be bright so that the design can actually be appealing [just like with G14 almost]). But they had to put him against a dark-ish background, and that was disappointing. Sorry for all the confusion I caused, but that is all from me.

The Jurassic Bootleg

BaragonMember468 XPApr-29-2018 5:57 PM

I personally think the dark color made the design intimidating.

MinecraftDinoKaiju

TitanosaurusMember968 XPApr-29-2018 6:11 PM

@The Jurassic Bootleg Intimidating? Yes. Convincing? That depends on your opinion. And you can just look at my previous replies on this forum for mine. Again, that is all for me.

Add A Reply
Log in to Post
Enter Your E-Mail
Enter Your Password

Stay Logged In
Visitor Comments
Godzilla & Kaiju Godzilla & Kaiju Fandom
Recently Active Forums
Godzilla
Godzilla Talk all things Godzilla, Pacific Rim, Gamera & more here
Godzilla: Minus One
Godzilla: Minus One Discuss the Toho movie, Godzilla: Minus One here!
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire Discuss the Godzilla vs. Kong sequel here!
Monarch: Legacy of Monsters
Monarch: Legacy of Monsters Discuss the Monsterverse TV series on Apple TV here!
Hot Forum Topics
New Forum Topics
Highest Forum Ranks Unlocked
G. H. (Gman)
G. H. (Gman)
53% To Next Rank
Godzilla
SasquaDash
SasquaDash
89% To Next Rank
Anguirus
Nicozilla
Nicozilla
69% To Next Rank
Baragon
BigGMonsterMan
BigGMonsterMan
32% To Next Rank
Baragon
Moldovan0731
Moldovan0731
28% To Next Rank
Baragon
Latest Godzilla Fandom Activity

Godzilla-Movies.com is an information resource for fans looking to learn more about the upcoming blockbuster Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Providing the latest official and accurate information on Godzilla: King of the Monsters, this website contains links to every set video, viral video, commercial, trailer, poster, movie still and screenshot available. This site is an extension of the Godzilla Fandom on Scified - a central hub for fans of Godzilla looking to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Images used are property of their respective owners. Godzilla: King of the Monsters and its associated names, logos and images are property of and are in no way owned by Scified and its related entities. This is a fan-created website for the purpose of informing and exciting fans for Godzilla: King of the Monsters's release.

© 2024 Scified.com
Sign in
Use your Scified Account to sign in


Log in to view your personalized notifications across Scified!

Alien Alien-Covenant.com
Godzilla Godzilla-Movies.com
Jurassic World JurassicWorld-Movies.com
Predator Predator-Movies.com
Aliens vs. Predator AliensVersusPredator.net
Latest Activity
Forums
Search Scified
Trending Articles
Blogs & Editorials