VIDEO: GODZILLA Reboot Getting A Prequel Tie-In Comic Book

VIDEO: GODZILLA Reboot Getting A Prequel Tie-In Comic Book

To pave the way for the iconic creature's return, Legendary Comics is proud to present the official graphic novel Godzilla: Awakening. This 72-page story, set decades before the film, is co-written by Max Borenstein. Hit the jump for more from director Gareth Edwards.





Here is the official description for Godzilla: Awakening:

Delve into an incredible mystery, generations in the making. At the dawn of the atomic age, humanity awakens lifeforms beyond imagination, unleashing monumental forces of nature. This explosive, larger-than-life adventure is the perfect way for fans to experience the new Godzilla before seeing it in theaters.


The Godzilla: Awakening comic book will be released on May 7th, 2014, nine days before the Godzilla movie reboot hits theaters.

Sound off below!

Source: Legendary Pictures Twitter
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14 Comments
marvel72 - 1/23/2014, 8:12 AM
howabout another trailer,but this time show him fighting other monsters.
jlabatman - 1/23/2014, 8:26 AM
Definitely need another trailer!
ATrueHero1987 - 1/23/2014, 8:45 AM
@marvel72 super bowl tv spot maybe??
SuperCat - 1/23/2014, 9:14 AM
GodzillaKart - 1/23/2014, 11:47 AM
@Bravado: Jesus! The level of stupid in this country is alarming.
RexBlazer1 - 1/23/2014, 12:35 PM
I thought that IDW Publishing was making the Godzilla comics?
CaptainDC52 - 1/23/2014, 12:49 PM
That dog is a pussy! I want Godzilla vs. The Avengers. That would be better than those LAME villians, they're using in Avengers Age of Ultron.
marvel72 - 1/23/2014, 3:55 PM
@ ATrueHero1987

i hope so mate.
marvel72 - 1/23/2014, 3:58 PM
@ andree24

Jobin - 1/23/2014, 6:57 PM
show us [frick]ing Godzilla already, not a toy, not a poster. A real official image!
OniGoji - 1/23/2014, 7:22 PM
@Earzmundo

I'm actually fine with this announcement and look forward to this. This is most likely to help bridge anything that that movie might not have time to explain or explore, while also helping introduce Godzilla to a new generation of fans within the same vicinity of the film's release. It's not exactly a bad or a cuunt move by any measures at all.
Brady1138 - 1/23/2014, 9:23 PM
Eh, these prequel tie-in comics never tell a real story. They're just buildup, but rarely add anything to the movie.
Nerdgasm73 - 1/23/2014, 9:46 PM
Please show something during the Super Bowl.
AztecRainGod - 1/23/2014, 10:29 PM
Supercat,


My mind is blown by those SFX !!

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