Godzilla Toho Giant Monster Pictorial Book

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Godzilla Toho Giant Monster Pictorial Book
Godzilla Toho Giant Monster Pictorial Book
Publisher Shogakukan
Publish Date April 1, 2005
Genre Reference
ISBN ISBN-10: 4092800525
ISBN-13: 978-4092800526

Godzilla Toho Giant Monster Pictorial Book (ゴジラ東宝大怪獣図鑑,   Gojira Tōhō Daikaijū Zukan) is a 2005 informative book.

Information

Godzilla Toho Giant Monster Pictorial Book was released on April 1, 2005 and published by Shogakukan. The book, part of the "Kids Pocket Books" series, contains 209 pages and is in full color up until page 50, and is in black-and-white after that. It comes with a dust jacket and is paperback.

The book contains stats and short bios on nearly all Toho monsters and vehicles up to 2004, including the likes of Maneater and Vampire Plant.

Description

"東宝怪獣図鑑の決定版!
本年公開の「ゴジラファイナルウォーズ」までの、ゴジラ映画全28作に登場する怪獣を完全紹介。さらに「海底軍艦」などの東宝特撮映画に登場する怪獣なども網羅した怪獣図鑑の決定版です!"[1]

Contents

  • 50 Years of Godzilla ゴジラ50年 (p. 3)
  • Character File [Final Wars Monsters Section] (p. 7)
  • Character File [Final Wars Mechanical Section] (p. 25)
  • Godzilla Battle Album (p. 33)
  • Character File [Godzilla Section] (p. 51)
  • (p. 74) Column I: Worldview of the Godzilla Series
  • Character File [Earth Monsters Section] (p. 75)
  • (p. 128) Column II: Secret Fun of Recycled Footage
  • Character File [Space Monsters Section] (p. 129)
  • (p. 142) Column III: Godzilla and Gigan Rampage on TV!
  • Character File [Robot and Cyborg Monsters Section] (p. 143)
  • Character File [Alien Race and Kaijin Section] (p. 157)
  • (p. 172) Column IV: Overseas Versions of Toho Monster Movies 東宝怪獣映画海外版大研究
  • Character File [Mechs (Earth) Section] (p. 173)
  • Character File [Mechs (Space) Section] (p. 201)
  • Index (p. 207)
  • Contents (p. 209)
  • Book credits (end of the book)

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Titanollante

22 months ago
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This book not only has Maneater and Vampire Plant, but it also has a section about stock footage in the Godzilla movies. How great.
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Green Blob Thing

22 months ago
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They should have made it so that the section about stock footage is made completely out of reused stock text(?) from the book itself.
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