This three-headed monster made his first appearance in 1964
King Ghidorah makes his first appearance in Toho Studio's 1964 film Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster directed by Ishirō Honda. It is the fifth film in the Godzilla franchise.
This flying kaiju has appeared in eleven Godzilla films
Mothra first appeared in the 1961 Toho Studios film Mothra directed by Ishirō Honda. Mothra would become Toho's second most popular kaiju character after Godzilla, appearing in eleven Godzilla films and her own trilogy in the 1990s.
This space monster is the first kaiju to make Godzilla bleed
Resembling a species of reptile who was turned into a cyborg by the Nebulans, Gigan first appeared in Toho Studio's 1972 Godzilla vs. Gigan.
This kaiju was Godzilla's final foe in the Heisei era
Fan favorite Destoroyah made his first appearance in the 1995 Toho Studios film Godzilla vs. Destoroyah. Directed by Takao Okawara, it is the 22nd installment in the Godzilla franchise, and the final film of the Heisei period.
Also known as the Smog Monster, this kaiju first appeared in 1971
Hedorah, named after the Japanese word for sludge, slime, vomit or chemical ooze, first appeared in the 1971 Toho Studio's film Godzilla vs. Hedorah as a direct result of pollution.
This heavily modified Godzilla clone is the result of a merger with a crystalline organism
SpaceGodzilla first appeared in the 1994 Toho Studio's film Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla directed by Kensho Yamashita. Beyond the introduction of Godzilla's crystal-fused clone, the 21st film in the franchise is also notable for the re-introduction of M.O.G.U.E.R.A., absent since 1957's The Mysterians.
This god kaiju first appeared in 1974 as a guardian deity
Awakened from a dormant state, guardian deity King Caesar joins forces with Godzilla during his first appearance in Toho Studio's 1974 Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla.
This genetically engineered clone was born from the cells of a plant and a woman
First appearing in the 1989 Toho Studio's film Godzilla vs. Biollante, this creature represented shifting concerns from nuclear power to genetic engineering during the end of the Cold War.
This kaiju is the first monster to fight Godzilla in a film
First appearing in 1955's Godzilla Raids Again as an ancient foe, Anguirus has since appeared in many Toho Studio's films as both Godzilla's enemy and ally.
An irradiated species of Pteranodon, this prehistoric kaiju first appeared in 1956
Following its debut standalone appearance in 1956's Rodan, the colossal kaiju was featured in many Godzilla films including Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster, Destroy All Monsters, and Godzilla: Final Wars.
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