In the real world
- Godzilla Raids Again is released on May 21 in the United States under the title Gigantis, the Fire Monster.
- The Three Treasures is released on November 1 in Japan.
- Battle in Outer Space is released on December 26 in Japan.
In the Kaiju Multiverse
- Two giant, fire-breathing dinosaurs, dubbed "Gigantis" and "Angurus," attack Japan. (Gigantis, the Fire Monster)
- At the height of the Cold War, aerial photography taken from a Russian spy plane reveals a huge containment facility established around an ice cap in Siberia. The Monarch symbol can be seen emblazoned across the canopy of the structure, which turned out to be a seemingly empty MUTO nest. In the 1970's, the outpost would be abandoned. (Godzilla: King of the Monsters / Godzilla: Aftershock)
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