Godzilla vs. Kong: Toy Packaging Offers Sneak Peek of Delayed MonsterVerse Movie

Fans anticipating the perennially postponed Godzilla vs. Kong — the sequel to both Godzilla: King of Monsters and Kong: Skull Island — can now catch a glimpse of the movie via some sneak peek art spotted on the back of Playmates Toys’ figure packaging.The film, directed by Adam Wingard (You’re Next, The Guest), was originally slated to release this past March. Bumped to November, the movie was then moved again and is now scheduled to hit theaters on May 21, 2021.

Here’s a look at the art, courtesy of @KaijuNewsOutlet (which has been previewing toys and merchandise for the movie), showing the two titan terrors battling near, or atop, an aircraft carrier…

Godzilla vs. Kong stars Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry, Shun Oguri, and Eiza González.

With the wait now being even longer for Godzilla vs. Kong, here are some articles to help survive the stretch, including 10 giant movie monsters that could beat up King Kong and a breakdown of every major monster in the Kong/Godzilla Monsterverse.

Matt Fowler is a writer for IGN and a member of the Television Critics Association. Follow him on Twitter at @TheMattFowler and Facebook at Facebook.com/MattBFowler.


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