A brand new Godzilla vs. Kong trailer was launched lately for the Japanese market. The trailer carries a few new scenes from the hotly-anticipated movie, together with a sequence which may have revealed a serious human character who would be the essential villain.
Across the one minute mark within the trailer, we see a person standing within the body, whereas one other man remarks to him, “Ren Serizawa, these are dangerous times.” This character had already appeared within the earlier trailer, and the pc display behind him reveals that he’s almost definitely controlling the mechanical kaiju generally known as Mechagodzilla, that Kong and Godzilla will group as much as battle in opposition to.
The truth that the character is known as Ren Serizawa offers us a clue as to his motivation for creating Mechagodzilla. Within the earlier films within the MonsterVerse franchise, Ishiro Serizawa, performed by Ken Watanbe, was a number one scientist who was deeply concerned within the examine of Godzilla. After a devastating battle with King Ghidorah that left the enormous lizard on the point of demise, it was Serizawa who carried an atomic payload to Godzilla’s lair to revive him, shedding his personal life within the course of.
If Ren Serizawa is Ishiro’s son and holds Godzilla instantly accountable for his father’s demise, that may be sufficient motivation for him to construct Mechagodzilla to kill the enormous lizard. This may even be a much better motivation than that of the principle human villain of the earlier film, Dr. Emma Russell, performed by Vera Farmiga, whose poorly-explained want to free Ghidorah as a result of humanity sucks has been regularly criticized by followers.
Other than Ren Serizawa, one other non-kaiju menace might have been teased within the first Godzilla Vs Kong trailer, the place we see a blue, alien spaceship guiding Kong into the hole Earth. Followers are speculating that the spaceship might belong to the Xiliens, an alien race that has proven up in earlier Godzilla films which have the power to regulate the monsters to invade different planets.
After all, no matter plans the human/alien solid of the film would possibly harbor, the principle draw of the film goes to be the epic match being promised between Godzilla and King Kong. Whereas the trailers for the film appear to indicate a whole lot of plot factors, the director of the film, Adam Wingard, had beforehand promised on Instagram that there’s a substantial amount of further story content material that may stay a thriller till the movie releases.
“The GVK trailer is finally here! I’m beyond thrilled to be able to share the insane epic mayhem. I know it looks like it shows alot but this is only the tip of the monster iceberg 😉 Let me know if you are team Godzilla or team Kong!”
Directed by Adam Wingard and written by Eric Pearson and Max Borenstein, Godzilla vs. Kong includes a lead solid consisting of Alexander Skarsgard, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Corridor, and Brian Tyree Henry. The movie arrives in theaters and on HBO Max on March 31.