Much like the Spanish Inquisition, nobody expects a kaiju rampage. Well, except maybe the people in Tokyo. If they aren’t expecting a kaiju rampage 24/7, they are clearly not learning from previous experience. But regardless of whether you hang your hat in Japan or not, you could always benefit from boning up on giant monster anatomy, just in case you wind up being the plucky everyman tasked with bringing one of the big brutes down. The handy-dandy Godzilla anatomy chart above should be a perfect place to begin your education.
What if Doctor Strangelove created Godzilla?
You’d end up with World War Kaiju, a graphic novel in which atomic sea monsters go on a rampage.
Award-winning science fiction author Josh Finney calls his graphic novel project “a love letter to the golden age of the kaiju genre.” And what better time to launch a Kickstarter campaign to fund the project than during the intense promotional blitz for Pacific Rim?