Godzilla: The Planet Eater

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Godzilla: The Planet Eater
Anime Godzilla 3.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Kobun Shizuno
Hiroyuki Seshita
Produced by Takashi Yoshizawa
Written by Gen Urobuchi
Starring Mamoru Miyano
Takahiro Sakurai
Tomokazu Sugita
Yuki Kaji
Music by Takayuki Hattori
Production
company
Distributed by
Release date
  • November 9, 2018 (2018-11-09) (Japan)
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Godzilla: The Planet Eater[1] (GODZILLA 星を喰う者, Gojira: Hoshi o Kuu Mono) is an upcoming Japanese computer-animated science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced by Toho Animation and animated by Polygon Pictures, in association with Netflix. It will be the 34th film in the Godzilla franchise, the 32nd Godzilla film produced by Toho, and the third and final entry in the anime trilogy. It is a sequel to Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle and is co-directed by Kōbun Shizuno and Hiroyuki Seshita. The film is scheduled to be released in Japan on November 9, 2018.

Premise[edit]

Godzilla's rule on Earth is challenged by an extraterrestrial beast named King Ghidorah.[2]

Voice cast[edit]

Characters Japanese
Haruo Sakaki Mamoru Miyano
Metphies Takahiro Sakurai
Martin Lazzari Tomokazu Sugita
Adam Bindewald Yuki Kaji

Marketing[edit]

In May 2018, a teaser poster revealed the film's title, release date, and potential appearance of King Ghidorah.[3] On July 31, 2018, the film's first teaser trailer was released.[1] On September 13, 2018, the film's theatrical poster was released.[4]

Release[edit]

Godzilla: The Planet Eater is scheduled to premiere at the Tokyo International Film Festival on November 3, 2018 and set to be released theatrically in Japan on November 9, 2018.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b McKalin, Vamien (July 31, 2018). "The First Teaser Trailer for Godzilla: The Planet Eater Is Here". Anime Mojo. Retrieved August 1, 2018. 
  2. ^ Poster & Synopsis for 'Godzilla: Planet Eater' Revealed
  3. ^ Barkan, Jonathan (May 17, 2018). "Posters Suggests Ghidorah Coming to Godzilla Anime". Dread Central. Retrieved May 18, 2018. 
  4. ^ a b Squires, John (September 13, 2018). "The Poster for Toho's 'Godzilla: The Planet Eater' is a Glorious Treat for Fans of King Ghidorah". Bloody-Disgusting. Retrieved September 13, 2018.