The official website for the Godzilla anime movie trilogy began streaming a new trailer for the first movie and teased Godzilla’s new design.
Titled Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters (Godzilla: Kaiju Wakusei), the movie chronicles humanity’s return to Earth after a failed attempt to colonize a new planet as a way to escape from kaiju. With the living conditions of the Aratrum space craft deteriorating, Haruo leads a movement to return to Earth with the hope of killing Godzilla. 20,000 years have passed since the crew’s departure, and Earth has become an unknown world with an ecosystem dominated by Godzilla.
Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters star:
- Mamoru Miyano (Kei Nagai in Ajin) as Haruo Sakaki.
- Takahiro Sakurai (Griffith in Berserk) as Metphies.
- Kana Hanazawa (Nadeko Sengoku in Monogatari) as Yuko Tani.
- Tomokazu Sugita (Gintoki Sakata in Gintama) as Martin Lazzari.
- Yuuki Kaji (Eren Jaeger in Attack on Titan) as Adam Bindewald.
- Junichi Suwabe (Archer in Fate/stay night) as Mulu-Elu Galu-gu.
- Daisuke Ono (Kujo Jotaro in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure) as Eliott Leland.
- Kenta Miyake (All Might in My Hero Academia) as Rilu-Elu Belu-be.
- Kenyuu Horiuchi (Pain in Naruto: Shippuden) as Unberto Mori.
- Kazuya Nakai (Roronoa Zoro in One Piece) as Halu-Elu Dolu-do.
- Kazuhiro Yamaji (Silver Fang in One Punch Man) as Endurph.
The movie’s production staff include:
- Director: Kobun Shizuno (Knights of Sidonia) / Hiroyuki Seshita (Blame!)
- Assistant Director: Hiroyuki Morita (Bokurano)
- Technical Director: Naohiro “Tady” Yoshihira (Knights of Sidonia: Battle for Planet Nine)
- Screenplay: Gen Urobuchi (Fate/Zero)
- Series Composition: Yuusuke Kozaki (Donyatsu)
- Production Design: Naoya Tanaka (Ajin) / Ferdinando Patulli (Ajin)
- Character Design: Yuki Moriyama (Blame!)
- Model Director: Mitsunori Kataama (Ajin)
- Art Director: Yukihiro Shibutani (Natsume’s Book of Friends)
- Color Key Artist: Hironori Nochi (Accel World)
- Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama (From the New World)
- Animation Production: Polygon Pictures
Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters will debut in Japan on November 17 and globally on Netflix later this year.