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Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Zilla103192 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:11 pm

ok, there was a concet art thread before, but they were proven to be fake... this picture included.

but in the newest issue of G-fan, its been confirmed that these 2 designs are infact legit rejected concept designs for the Big guy!



so what do you think of them? i personally like the first one alot. but the second one is meh.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hellspawn28 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:14 pm

It's way too early to show off the design. Not to mention I like the look for Godzilla, it's a simple look and the general look that people go with when they think of Godzilla. If it's legit then I like it a lot.

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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Gorosaurus Rex » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:16 pm

I like it, but it could be better. Fine with them being rejected.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Bluezilla » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:20 pm

Agree with you. Hate the dorsal spines on the second along with its tyrannosaurian head.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby HeiseiGodzilla117 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:45 pm

First one is decent, second one is WAY too much like a T-Rex. Hopefully the final choice will be good.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Zilla103192 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:57 pm

theres only 3 things i dont like about the first one.

-the back spines look funky
-he seems too thin IMHO
-he's green!
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hellspawn28 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:58 pm

I can see why they where rejected, I like the first one a lot and the second one is not that great. Reminds me of the older conpect art of the original Tristar movie. The first one reminds me a little bit of the trendmasters desgin. If the first one had a bit more brown or grey color to it then I think it would have been a awesome desgin.

Unlike Zilla, at least the second one screams and has the Godzilla feel to it.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Living Corpse » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:00 pm

The first one reminds me of late Showa Goji, it's sort of anithromorphic (I think that's how you say it) but the second is, as IR said, GINO again.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hellspawn28 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:12 pm

I think the first one was rejected because it was too simple and wanted something a bit more different. Where there anything else in the recent issue of G-Fan about the movie?
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Zilla103192 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:14 pm

no, the article was written RIGHT before news about Edwards was announced. so it actually says nothing has been said since comicon
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby HayesAJones » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:14 pm

First one is okay, second one just isn't Godzilla.

Not a fan of the triangular, crocodilian tail spines on either.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Bluezilla » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:18 pm

The more I look at the first design the more it reminds me of the Marvel comics Godzilla with larger
secondary spines.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hellspawn28 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:23 pm

The second one reminds me of the Delgadosaurus from Ricardo Delgado, which is something that I do not want for this movie. For the people who seen the Delgadosaurus then you can view it here:

http://web.me.com/toddtennant2/G94/G94.html#31

I still like the first one a lot. I don't see anything wrong with the first design. I mean it's the look of the mainstream Godzilla that people look and view as for years. The only thing I would liked about the first one if they give it a different color. Any reason why these where rejected?
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Tyler » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:33 pm

The first one is on the right track! I think they both look better than Tatopoulos' design.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hellspawn28 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:35 pm

Maybe the people at LP where not impressed by the first desgin which might be why it was rejected. Any info on who made the concept art for the movie? If it's from ADI then all hopes for this movie from me is going down.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hellspawn28 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 10:28 pm

Well the second one was rejected for a reason. Hard to believe that these are legit seeing that it's way too early to show off the desgins for this movie.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hotrod93 » Tue Feb 08, 2011 12:56 am

First:
I love the design, really does give it that Godzilla look, but it also gives it the Godzillasaurus look. The vibe I get from this is that of the early Showa series Godzilla.

Second:
Ok who couldnt see why this was rejected, its too much like the 98 design and they knew it.

What they are going for is a Godzilla thats Tripedal(using his tail to stand on) that also can ran like a biped. I really hope this doesn turn into a 98, after looking throught those photos im now worried and cant stop thinking "What went wrong?".
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby GodzillaIsCool » Tue Feb 08, 2011 2:59 am

Aside from the second one looking like ass, they were probably rejected because they were too boring.

They have to spice up Godzilla just a little bit.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby Hotrod93 » Tue Feb 08, 2011 3:12 am

GodzillaIsCool wrote:Aside from the second one looking like ass, they were probably rejected because they were too boring.

They have to spice up Godzilla just a little bit.


YOu cant really go to "extreme" with the designs cause of two main reasons:

You spice it up too much fans will hate it.
You spice it up too much it takes away from the concept of Godzilla.

Godzilla himself isnt really that "out there", Hes just a dinosaur with dorsal fins who stands upright. The most spiced up Godzilla we'll every see is the G2K/GxM design.

A simple lovible design will do just fine as long as the give him the right personality.
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Re: Rejected Godzilla Concept Art

Postby HeiseiGodzilla117 » Tue Feb 08, 2011 5:02 am

They should really use the t-shirt design. I know LP themselves didn't create it, but it just looks right. And badass I might add.
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