Godzilla Forum

#1 Posted by Vammo (6 posts) -

Just a forum for people who like the Godzilla movies and want to talk about them with fellow fans.

#2 Posted by Imsorrymsjackson (850 posts) -

I think you should stop making threads called forums about random stuff and read the site rules first, there are specific forums for all the games that you need, so look in those first and then add and contribute in the right places.

#3 Posted by Vammo (6 posts) -

@Imsorrymsjackson: well this is only my second one and im just trying to start my own stuff to talk about.

#4 Posted by Imsorrymsjackson (850 posts) -

@Vammo said:

@Imsorrymsjackson: well this is only my second one and im just trying to start my own stuff to talk about.

I know but these threads will probably just get locked unless you start them in the right places, also you need to put more content in your posts otherwise they are considered spam and will be deleted. Also, posting about movies won't go overly far either as this is a website about video games mostly.

http://www.giantbomb.com/forums/general-discussion/30/giant-bomb-forum-rules/557966/#1

Have a good read of the rules and then enjoy the site.

#5 Posted by geirr (2709 posts) -

I always liked Gamera a little more than Godzilla, but they're both cool! Oh and uh.. Gyaos was one of my favorite bad monsters.

Fuck yeah, Gyaos!

#6 Posted by Phatmac (5727 posts) -

Fuck y'all I'm all for a Godzilla Forum

#7 Posted by Vammo (6 posts) -

@geirr: I watched alittle bit of Gamera and think hes pretty cool, isn't job to protect children or something? My favorite bad monster would have to be King Ghidorah from the godzilla movies.

#8 Posted by MariachiMacabre (7099 posts) -

My favorite Gojira album is From Mars To Sirius.

#9 Edited by L44 (574 posts) -

There is a reason my profile backround is what it is.

Also, welcome to Giant Bomb! I hope you like it here.

#10 Edited by MooseyMcMan (11393 posts) -

I used to watch Godzilla movies all the time when I was a kid. It's how I developed my love of bad special effects, bad dubbing, and Japan nonsense.

Also, giant monsters are rad.

At some point I need to buy all of the Godzilla movies and watch them.

#11 Edited by alternate (2720 posts) -
#12 Posted by MooseyMcMan (11393 posts) -
#13 Posted by crusader8463 (14428 posts) -

I remember catching one on late night TV when I was a kid and it scared me. The rubber suit looked so real to me that I couldn't figure out how they did such magic. Sadly my knowledge of it beyond that and another one off movie I saw later on that I found equally amazing is pretty much zero. That said I still love me some Gore-zilla! movies. I even like the CG remake they did in the early 2000's. Not as much as the originals, but it was a fun watch despite all the hate it gets.

#14 Posted by ThatFrood (3393 posts) -

There's two things you don't know about Earth.

#15 Posted by Trace (3577 posts) -

I was getting ready to jump in here and lock this, but it looks like some actual Godzilla-based conversation has developed out of nothing, so I'll let this stand for the time being. Just remember: We already have forums for everything that has a wiki page on Giant Bomb, including games, characters, franchises, and concepts. Therefore, the onus is on you to actually create the discussion.

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#16 Posted by MikeGosot (3227 posts) -

Hell Yeah! I motherfucking love Godzilla. Except the American one, that one sucks. And i think there's going to be another American Godzilla...

#17 Posted by Mogoping (96 posts) -

This poster is great!!!!!

#18 Posted by Genkkaku (738 posts) -

@MikeGosot: Yeah the guy who made Monsters is making the new Godzilla film, can't say it'll be good.. but he has made one of the more interesting Monster movies of late, I really dug it, but it's as far from Original Godzilla as you could probably get..

#19 Posted by MikeGosot (3227 posts) -

@Genkkaku: I have never seen Monsters, this is actually the first time i heard about it. I'll check it out.

#20 Posted by Turtlebird95 (2609 posts) -
If you don't know who this is, you aren't a Godzilla fan. 
#21 Posted by the_OFFICIAL_jAPanese_teaBAG (4284 posts) -

I tried making my twitter name gawdzilla but some asshole already took it.  

#22 Posted by L44 (574 posts) -

@Turtlebird95: That has made my day so much better.

#23 Posted by HistoryInRust (6401 posts) -

@Turtlebird95: Oh my god. Fuck Jet Jaguar. Most useless sub-character since Minilla.

#24 Posted by L44 (574 posts) -

@HistoryInRust: I agree, but apparently he has his fans.

#25 Posted by Vammo (6 posts) -

@L44: Well, Jet Jaguar was only a guest character in Godzilla vs Megalon (and maybe another godzilla movie, dont remember and need to research that) and was popular around the time Toho was making the movie so they added him in. Jet Jaguar had his own series of movies before crossing into the Godzilla universe.

#26 Posted by HistoryInRust (6401 posts) -

@Vammo: I always heard growing up that it was the other way around. He was supposed to be the anchoring monster of the film to capitalize on giant mech bullshit but Toho realized halfway through that no one would give two shits about a rainbow-themed metal ice cream cone so they made him a side-character in a film Godzilla could better carry.

#27 Posted by MikeGosot (3227 posts) -

Wasn't Jet Jaguar created in a kids contest? Or i'm making that up? I swear to God i heard something like that.

#28 Posted by HistoryInRust (6401 posts) -

@MikeGosot said:

Wasn't Jet Jaguar created in a kids contest? Or i'm making that up? I swear to God i heard something like that.

I'll verify that:

Jet Jaguar was the result of a contest Toho had in mid-to-late 1972 for fans to come up with a new hero for them to use (to capitalize on the many tokusatsu and anime superhero and super robot shows that were all the rage at the time). The winner of the contest submitted the drawing of a robot called Red Alone. The robot resembledUltraman, Spectreman, and Mazinger Z (all of which were very popular at the time).

1. Jet Jaguar. Wikipedia. Retrieved 2013-1-06

#29 Posted by living4theday258 (679 posts) -

@ThatFrood said:

There's two things you don't know about Earth.

that Godzilla roar made me wanna go watch some Godzilla.

#30 Posted by AckbarTheGreat (419 posts) -

@Turtlebird95 said:

If you don't know who this is, you aren't a Godzilla fan.

PUNCH! PUNCH! PUNCH!

So I bringing this back due to all of the recent news surrounding the new American Godzilla. How do you all feel about Frank Darabont re-writing the script? I'm really hoping the movie turns out good. From the way they were talking about it at comic con it sounds like they are aiming for a darker and horror feel and I think Godzilla could really use that.

#31 Posted by The_Ruiner (1139 posts) -

Favorite Godzilla design? Mine if from X Mechagodzilla and Tokyo SOS...

#32 Posted by ImmortalSaiyan (4701 posts) -

I had a Godzilla game on the GameCube. It was not great but I enjoyed it.

#33 Posted by Sackmanjones (4761 posts) -

Remeber that Mathew Brodrick version of Godzilla? Ya just let that soak in.


To be fair it was enjoyable as a kid but now, holy shit.

#34 Posted by oldenglishC (1008 posts) -

@AckbarTheGreat: It's so much better with the correct subtitles.

#35 Posted by Shortbreadtom (863 posts) -

@Sackmanjones: "That's a lot of fish"

#36 Posted by Oldirtybearon (4882 posts) -

Godzilla. Shit. I haven't watched one of those movies since I was a kid.

Is Godzilla vs Mothra any good? That's the one with the giant moth and singing hula girls, right?

#37 Posted by Marcsman (3286 posts) -

Godzooki!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

#38 Posted by JackSukeru (5964 posts) -

I've never seen a Godzilla movie (not counting that american one) but I've recently gained an appreciation for bugs and bug themed designs so I think Mothra looks pretty cool.

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