King Ghidorah

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Godzilla film series character
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King Ghidorah
Alias Ghidrah
Ghidora
Monster Zero
Thousand Year-Old Dragon,
The Dragon King
King of Terror[1]
First appearance Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
Latest appearance Godzilla 2 (2018)
Created by Eiji Tsuburaya

King Ghidorah (キングギドラ Kingu Gidora?) is a kaiju, a Japanese monster featured in several of Toho Studios' Godzilla films. It appears as an armless, three-headed dragon with large wings and two tails.

Toho officially trademark the character as King Ghidorah[2] but is referred to as Ghidrah in North America and other English markets.[3][4]

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Cultural references[edit]

  • Take Me To Your Leader is the second studio album by American hip hop artist Daniel Dumile (also known as MF DOOM)[6] and was released under the alias "King Geedorah" on June 17, 2003.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rebirth of Mothra III Toho 1998
  2. ^ "King Ghidorah Official Trademark". Toho. Retrieved September 12, 2014. 
  3. ^ "North American poster for GHIDRAH". Continental Releasing-1965. Retrieved September 12, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Ghidorah Original Motion Picture Soundtrack". Toho. Retrieved September 12, 2014. 
  5. ^ Jeffries, Adrianne (July 26, 2014). "Gareth Edwards returns to direct 'Godzilla 2' with Rodan and Mothra". The Verge. Retrieved 2014-08-19. 
  6. ^ "King Geedorah "Take Me To Your Leader"". HipHop-Elements.com. Retrieved 2014-06-23.