The Shin Universe nonetheless has one entry left to hit North America in Shin Kamen Rider, however the way forward for the kaiju crossover collection from creator Hideaki Anno is anybody’s guess at this level. Whereas a brand new Godzilla film is confirmed for this fall in Japan, it hasn’t been confirmed as a sequel to the earlier Japanese movie centered on the lizard king, Shin Godzilla. Regardless of the Shin Universe’s future being unsure, new merchandise is gathering the roster for yet another reunion that is not going down on the massive display screen.

The Shin Universe first started with the aforementioned Shin Godzilla in 2016, giving kaiju followers a universe that was populated with decidedly completely different takes on the large monsters and those who battle them. Following the success of the brand new iteration of the king of the monsters, the universe expanded due to Shin Kamen Rider and Shin Ultraman. With the tackle the motorcycle-riding sentai hero arriving this month in Japan, and set to hit the West in a well timed style, many followers are left questioning if Anno will return in some unspecified time in the future to unite this quartet for a “dream crossover”.

Shin Universe: A Gathering Not like Any Different

The most recent statue that includes the Shin Japan Heroes Universe sees Kamen Rider, Godzilla, Ultraman, and Eva Unit 01 of Neon Genesis Evangelion back-to-back. Whereas a film has but to be made that options all of them, two of the properties did have an surprising crossover years in the past. As part of Common Studios Japan, a theme park journey that noticed Godzilla taking over the Eva Models of NERV smashed collectively the 2 universes for the primary time.

Presently, there was no phrase relating to a launch date and/or worth for this statue revealed on the Shizuoka Interest Show. Although we would by no means see these properties cross over in a movie, it appears that there’s nonetheless merchandise seeking to see all of them again to again. Fortunately, followers have loads of alternatives to catch Godzilla on the silver display screen this fall in Japan and with the arrival of subsequent yr’s Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire.

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