Godzilla : Awakening - Do you consider it canon or not?

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Do you consider Awakening Canon or not

Yes
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30%
No
36
38%
Part of it
21
22%
It is part of canon, but I would prefer if it was not
5
5%
No, but I like it anyway
5
5%
 
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Re: Godzilla : Awakening - Do you consider it canon or not?

Postby UltramanGoji » Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:47 pm

Living Corpse wrote:I wanna see psychological horror brought up more, I imagine knowing these giant monsters are real and worse some of them are capable of sinking entire civilizations under the ocean or causing world ending hurricanes is not good for ones mental health.


It would be neat to have a one-shot comic focusing on how these monsters impact the lives of different individuals. Maybe showcase how a schoolteacher would react to their class asking all sorts of unanswerable questions regarding the monsters or how a highly religious person tries to explain them.
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Postby Living Corpse » Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:58 pm

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Living Corpse wrote:I wanna see psychological horror brought up more, I imagine knowing these giant monsters are real and worse some of them are capable of sinking entire civilizations under the ocean or causing world ending hurricanes is not good for ones mental health.


It would be neat to have a one-shot comic focusing on how these monsters impact the lives of different individuals. Maybe showcase how a schoolteacher would react to their class asking all sorts of unanswerable questions regarding the monsters or how a highly religious person tries to explain them.


KSI was a missed chance to do some mind skreeonkery, Randa was considered crazy till his proof of giant monsters made it off the island. They could have had it were he's been seeing things that aren't there for years and when he makes it on Skull Island he needs others to tell him they are seeing the same thing as him at times so he can tell what's a real monster and what's just one from his imagination.
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Postby SenseiTeriyakiV » Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:16 pm

UltramanGoji wrote:Some people will be pissy but that's why I'd love Godzilla shifting towards a more chaotic neutral/lawful evil stance in these films, or at least becoming more aggressive towards mankind.

It'd be interesting to see the power go to his head if he ends up coming out on top after KotM, becoming more power hungry and ready to battle.

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Postby PitchBlackProgress » Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:13 pm

https://vimeo.com/298289726

Here you have it folks, Godzilla: Awakening IS canon and skreeonk anyone who tries to say otherwise. :lol:
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Postby Living Corpse » Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:58 pm

K.

It's still a mess.
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Postby Gawdziller1954 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:05 am

PitchBlackProgress wrote:https://vimeo.com/298289726

Here you have it folks, Godzilla: Awakening IS canon and skreeonk anyone who tries to say otherwise. :lol:

Timestamp pls

And legit, even if it is canon it's sill a huge mess
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Postby Dv-218 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:24 am

So basically, Serizawa is Japanese count Dracula and an advanced civilization that was capable of building sail-boats existed during the Permian. Cool.
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Postby PitchBlackProgress » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:42 am

Living Corpse wrote:K.

It's still a mess.

No argument there :lol:

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Dv-218 wrote:So basically, Serizawa is Japanese count Dracula and an advanced civilization that was capable of building sail-boats existed during the Permian. Cool.

Dr. Serizawa's an Iwi, dude. they never age.
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Postby Living Corpse » Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:04 am

Dv-218 wrote:So basically, Serizawa is Japanese count Dracula and an advanced civilization that was capable of building sail-boats existed during the Permian. Cool.


Atlantis confirmed.
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Postby Dv-218 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:28 am

Living Corpse wrote:
Dv-218 wrote:So basically, Serizawa is Japanese count Dracula and an advanced civilization that was capable of building sail-boats existed during the Permian. Cool.


Atlantis confirmed.


I was thinking more along the lines of a bunch of sapient early archosaurs similar to the Dave Russel dinosauroid, but that works too lmao.

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Living Corpse wrote:K.

It's still a mess.

No argument there :lol:

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Dv-218 wrote:So basically, Serizawa is Japanese count Dracula and an advanced civilization that was capable of building sail-boats existed during the Permian. Cool.

Dr. Serizawa's an Iwi, dude. they never age.


Of course, how could I forget that! Everyone knows that they were present on mainland Japan during WWII for some reason, duh.
Also, how are we going to explain color and size changing Godzilla :lol:

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Postby MechaGoji Bro7503 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:20 pm

So it's cannnnnnnoooon? Aw, there goes the timeline :lol:

So Serizawa found the Fountain of Youth? Neat.
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Postby Tyrant_Lizard_King » Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:02 am

If it's not in film then its technically not canon. Nobody in G14 for example even hints at the idea of another monster being active when Godzilla last appeared. Official comic book prequels are almost always ignored in following films. Just look at all the Transformers tie in comics.
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Postby PitchBlackProgress » Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:15 am

Tyrant_Lizard_King wrote:If it's not in film then its technically not canon. Nobody in G14 for example even hints at the idea of another monster being active when Godzilla last appeared. Official comic book prequels are almost always ignored in following films. Just look at all the Transformers tie in comics.

Id suggest watch the LA Comicon Panel, it’s stated multiple times throughout that everything IS canon.
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Postby KaijuCanuck » Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:22 am

PitchBlackProgress wrote:
Tyrant_Lizard_King wrote:If it's not in film then its technically not canon. Nobody in G14 for example even hints at the idea of another monster being active when Godzilla last appeared. Official comic book prequels are almost always ignored in following films. Just look at all the Transformers tie in comics.

Id suggest watch the LA Comicon Panel, it’s stated multiple times throughout that everything IS canon.


Even then, I feel that’s just a marketing move. They’re not going to hold filmmakers beholden to what comic writers establish.
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Postby miguelnuva » Sat Nov 03, 2018 11:12 am

Tyrant_Lizard_King wrote:If it's not in film then its technically not canon. Nobody in G14 for example even hints at the idea of another monster being active when Godzilla last appeared. Official comic book prequels are almost always ignored in following films. Just look at all the Transformers tie in comics.


Once again no need to mention something killed by a Nuke when Godzilla and his current opponents are boarder line eating them.
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Postby PitchBlackProgress » Sat Nov 03, 2018 11:20 am

miguelnuva wrote:
Tyrant_Lizard_King wrote:If it's not in film then its technically not canon. Nobody in G14 for example even hints at the idea of another monster being active when Godzilla last appeared. Official comic book prequels are almost always ignored in following films. Just look at all the Transformers tie in comics.


Once again no need to mention something killed by a Nuke when Godzilla and his current opponents are boarder line eating them.

Not the Shinomura, they don't fair well against fire.
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Postby gottatalktothefake » Sat Nov 03, 2018 3:10 pm

I just watched the Secrets of the MonsterVerse Panel video, Legendary still considers it official canon, that's all I need to consider it canon. And I don't really think it's up to us fans to decide what is canon or not.
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Oh well. Guess I won't see the movie for myself and form my own opinion, I've basically already seen it in my mind from what I've read online and I know a lame duck when I see one. Time to whip out the 'ol 12 gauge

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Postby Tyrant_Lizard_King » Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:41 pm

It's up the the films themselves. I don't give a crap about some side comic that I haven't even bothered reading. It's all just fluff anyway. What we see in the films is what really matters.
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Postby Living Corpse » Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:52 pm

Tyrant_Lizard_King wrote:If it's not in film then its technically not canon. Nobody in G14 for example even hints at the idea of another monster being active when Godzilla last appeared. Official comic book prequels are almost always ignored in following films. Just look at all the Transformers tie in comics.


The closest thing we even get is Serizawa saying he believes Godzilla is the restorer of balance and that's pretty flimsy since Shinomura is still not shown or mentioned so..how do we know he restores balance when we have nothing that happened previously to even support this belief?
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Postby Dawsbfiremind » Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:36 pm

gottatalktothefake wrote:And I don't really think it's up to us fans to decide what is canon or not.


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