is the capital city of the Philippines
. It was briefly featured in the 1956 Toho film
, and the 1992 Godzilla
film, Godzilla vs. Mothra
After flying over Beijing, Rodan (Who was later revealed as the first of a pair of Rodans) was sighted flying above the city of Manila as he journeyed across the world at high speed.
While staying in a hotel in Manila, Takuya Fujita and his ex-wife Masako Tezuka noticed that the Cosmos were missing, as they had been stolen by Kenji Andoh and taken to the Marutomo Company.