Godzilla Rivals

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Godzilla Rivals
Vs. HedorahVs. Mothra
Vs. King GhidorahVs. Battra
Vs. GiganRodan Vs. Ebirah
Mothra Vs. Titanosaurus
Biollante Vs. Destoroyah

Godzilla Rivals (ゴジラ:ライバルズ,   Gojira: Raibaruzu, lit. "Godzilla: Rivals") is a quarterly series of one-shot comics by IDW Publishing, each focusing on a battle between different kaiju. The first installment of the series, Vs. Hedorah, was released on June 30, 2021. The first five installments of the series each pit Godzilla against a different foe, while those afterward feature unusual matchups of other kaiju.


Trade paperbacks

A trade paperback collecting the series' first four issues, entitled Godzilla Rivals: Round One (ゴジラ:ライバルズ ROUND1,   Gojira: Raibaruzu Raundo Wan), was originally slated to be released on October 4, 2022[1] but was delayed to January 3, 2023,[2] then again to March 7,[3] and then moved back up to January 24.[4] Phase Six released a translated version in Japan on October 31, 2022, while a variant cover by Matt Frank was made available exclusively through the Godzilla Store that November 3.[5]

Godzilla Rivals: Round Two, collecting the next four issues, became available for pre-order through various digital storefronts in early 2023, and is tentatively scheduled for release on October 24, 2023.[6]


This is a list of references for Godzilla Rivals. These citations are used to identify the reliable sources on which this article is based. These references appear inside articles in the form of superscript numbers, which look like this: [1]

  1. "Godzilla Rivals: Round 1 (Godzilla Rivals, 1)". Amazon. Archived from the original on 4 April 2022.
  2. "Godzilla Rivals: Round One - by Paul Allor & Mary Kenney & Adam Gorham & Rosie Knight (Paperback)". Target. Archived from the original on 23 November 2022.
  3. "Godzilla Rivals: Round 1 (Godzilla Rivals, 1)". Amazon. Archived from the original on 23 November 2023.
  4. "Godzilla Rivals: Round One". Amazon. Retrieved 30 December 2022.
  5. "ゴジラ:ライバルズ". Phase Six. Retrieved 5 October 2022.
  6. "Godzilla Rivals: Round Two". Barnes & Noble. Retrieved 8 March 2023.


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