(CNN) — If Godzilla movies aren’t frightening adequate for you, head to Japan subsequent yr and you can get eaten by the fearsome lizard himself.

The Nijigen no Mori topic park on Awaji Island in Hyogo prefecture will debut a Godzilla-themed place in 2020, finish with a large lizard measuring 20 meters (65 feet) superior, 25 meters (82 ft) extensive and 55 meters (180 feet) prolonged — the specific measurement of the one particular in the movies.

That implies that that Nijigen no Mori will be the 1st place to have a long lasting, comprehensive-dimension reproduction of the famed film monster.

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“In the tummy of the beast” is going to choose on a whole new which means.


“Godzilla Interception Operation” will attribute various routines, like a zipline that will feed you appropriate into the monster’s mouth and a capturing activity where by, presumably, you might be aiming at Godzilla himself.

The functions are called “missions,” and people will be questioned for their aid in capturing or defeating Godzilla. And, of system, there will be a present store.

As for the location, it was pretty intentional.

“The famous determine of Godzilla was 1st verified at the starting of the Meiji period when a hurricane hit Awaji Island,” reads a blog publish on the topic park’s web-site. “Godzilla, who appeared with the high waves, roamed the island, triggering incredible harm.”

The to start with Godzilla movie was launched to the US in 1954, inspiring numerous remakes that all count on the thrill of looking at an monumental lizard wreak devastation on human landscapes.

In addition to starting to be the property — er, containment location — of the world’s deadliest giant lizard, Nijigen no Mori also has rides and exhibits based mostly on Japanese anime and cartoon figures like Crayon Shinchan.

Awaji Island is in the Bay of Osaka, shut to Kobe and Naruto.

Godzilla fans in viewing Japan can also stop by Tokyo’s Shinjuku community, where Lodge Gracery’s 12-meter (39-foot) duplicate Godzilla head spits “fire” at site visitors through the working day.

Company at the hotel can request a continue to be in a person of the themed rooms, with excellent sights (and photograph ops) of the lizard head on the eighth floor.

Next yr will also mark the release of the most current Godzilla flick, Godzilla vs. Kong, which will be in English and star Millie Bobby Brown and Kyle Chandler.

Nijigen no Mori, 2425-2 Kusumoto, Awaji-shi, Hyogo, Japan, +81 0799 64 7061

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