Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

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Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby gigan72 » Wed Dec 30, 2015 5:50 pm

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Discussion thread for the son of Godzilla, Minya! Surprisingly, nobody noticed we didn't have a thread for this guy. Or, like some other ones, it was deleted.
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Postby Space Hunter M » Thu Dec 31, 2015 1:50 am

He's an asshole.
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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby Dannybeane » Thu Dec 31, 2015 6:52 am

Anyone have a gif of Minya creepily darting his eyes back and forth in Godzilla's Revenge?

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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby Missingno. » Fri Jan 01, 2016 12:59 pm

Dannybeane wrote:Anyone have a gif of Minya creepily darting his eyes back and forth in Godzilla's Revenge?


Found this, which seems to be an equivalent:

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Anyway, I have no idea what drugs the staff of SoG was smoking when they thought the design we got should be what the son of Godzilla looks like...
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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby edgaguirus » Fri Jan 01, 2016 10:48 pm

They were probably going for cute. If you look at human babies, they tend to have large eyes and chubby fingers. Minya seems to have been designed along the same lines. As for the monster itself, I like the character in SOG. Minya was amusing. However, AMA's portrayal isn't that good.
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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby GalacticPetey » Sat Jan 02, 2016 12:40 pm

It looks cuter than this abomination.

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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby Godzillian » Sat Jan 16, 2016 5:58 pm

He gets a lot of hate but I've always liked and had a soft spot for him
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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby Giga Kaiju » Sat Jan 16, 2016 7:22 pm

He might be weird and is one of the monsters that gets the most flack in the franchise but he's endearing in his own right.
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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby edgaguirus » Sun Jan 17, 2016 11:00 pm

When watching SOG, it's hard not to see the human quality of his play and antics. He even throws a tantrum, and I've seen kids throw some major ones. Overall, Minya is the most human of all the kaiju.
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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby Giga Kaiju » Tue Jan 19, 2016 12:07 am

It does make sense to be like a human if you stop and think about it. One of the most 'human-esque' kaiju behaved of them in a way, hehe.
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Re: Monster Discussion #16: Minilla

Postby Kubo » Wed Jan 20, 2016 10:27 am

GalacticPetey wrote:It looks cuter than this abomination.

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Scary, I actually like that one more than the headliner at the freakshow in AMA. At least Millennium Minilla resorted to goofy grunting and poop. No Barney voice, and for the better.

That said, I do like his character in Son of Godzilla. He's creepy looking, but his silly and playful nature is fun to watch play out on screen. The jumping over Godzilla's tail scene comes to mind.
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