With San Diego Comic-Con 2018 underway, site director Chris Mirjahangir is currently attending the event and posting videos and images live! Toho Kingdom is in collaboration with Gormaru Island, who have kindly allowed Chris to share his findings on their page. Below is a compilation of his posts, covering everything from news on Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) to various toy releases related to the nuclear menace. The article will be updated periodically throughout the day, so be sure to refresh and scroll to the bottom for the latest news. Note that only the monster- or Godzilla-centric posts will be featured here. Times reflect the Pacific Time Zone (PDT).
San Diego Comic-Con 2018: Day 1
10:11 AM – Brief NECA booth livestream
10:48 AM – NECA 1962 Godzilla from King Kong vs. Godzilla, and 1954 One Sheet Godzilla, a variant based off the “Godzilla: King of the Monsters!” one sheet poster from 1956
10:50 AM – Regarding NECA’s involvement with figures for 2019’s Godzilla: King of the Monsters – “Every monster”
11:22 AM / 11:28 AM – S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla (1962) from King Kong vs. Godzilla, MFS-3 Type 3 Kiryu Mechagodzilla (2002) [Shinagawa Final Battle Ver.] from Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla, and Godzilla Earth (2018) from Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters
1:17 PM – Livestream of the Hall H line
6:16 PM – An encounter with Kong: Skull Island (2017) director Jordon Vogt-Roberts: “This guy says hi.”
– End of Day 1 –
San Diego Comic-Con 2018: Day 2
The Hall H presentation will be beginning shortly!
9:44 AM – Hall H ticket
9:58 AM – Awaiting the Hall H presentation
10:28 AM – While livestreaming is not allowed, live blogging is. Below is a recommended link (has since been updated to an English source).
11:33 AM – Confirmation of Akira Ifukube music in Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
11:43 AM – Bear McCreary will be composing music for Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
1:18 PM / 1:56 PM – San Diego Comic-Con 2018 exclusive poster preview, and numerous advertisements for the movie on various screens
7:19 PM – A closing message. From Toho Kingdom to the folks at Gormaru Island, thank you once again!
– End of Day 2 –