Godzilla: Monster Planet is currently in theaters in Japan, before it arrives to Netflix in 2018! Now, on its theatrical release Polygon Pictures’ announced the title for the second film in this anime trilogy; the sequel is entitled Godzilla: Decisive Battle Mobile Breeder City. In addition, Polygon Pictures released a teaser visual for next installment, which is of the Anti-Godzilla Decisive Battle Weapon, “Mechagodzilla.” Furthermore, this visual of the sequel is being used for the advance ticket sales, as seen in the featured image shown above. Below is the clear visual tweeted out from the films’ official Twitter account:
— 映画『GODZILLA 怪獣惑星 』 (@GODZILLA_ANIME) November 17, 2017
Mechagodzilla is one the most popular kaiju in Toho’s roster, as it is a robotic imitation of Godzilla. Originally Mechagodzilla was weapon used by invaders as seen in Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974), and its sequel, Terror of Mechagodzilla (1975); the two films which closed out the Showa Era of Godzilla films. Mechagodzilla would later return in the Heisei Era and Millennium Era as a weapon created by the government to combat the King of the Monsters. However, in the Millennium Era, Mechagodzilla (otherwise known as Kiryu) was constructed atop the skeleton of the original Godzilla. Now, with Godzilla: Decisive Battle Mobile Breeder City this will be Mechagodzilla’s sixth appearance! Godzilla: Decisive Battle Mobile Breeder City is set to release in May 2018!