Map of Philippines
The Republic of the Philippines is an island nation in southeast Asia, whose capital city is Manila. It is referenced and featured in multiple kaiju films.


Showa era


Rodan was sighted flying over Manila, the capital city of the Philippines.

Heisei era

Godzilla vs. Mothra

After witnessing the battle between Mothra, Battra, and Godzilla in the Philippine Sea, Takuya Fujita and his ex-wife Masako Tezuka stayed in a hotel in Manila. While they were staying there, the Cosmos disappeared from their hotel room, as they had been stolen by Kenji Andoh and given to the Marutomo Company.

Gamera: Guardian of the Universe

During the film's opening scene, a Japanese cargo ship is now returning to Japan while on the coast of Eastern Samar, Philippines when it encountered a very strange object that resembles an atoll, which revealed to be Gamera.

Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris

A mother mourns and panics on the death of her children along with other locals after seeing that a Gyaos ate them at a local settlement in the mountains of the Philippines.


Godzilla (2014 film)

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The collapsed strip mine in the Philippines in Godzilla (2014)

In 1999, Monarch scientists Ishiro Serizawa and Vivienne Graham were summoned to the Philippines to investigate the discovery of a colossal skeleton under a strip mine. There, Serizawa identified the skeleton as belonging to a member of the same species as the creature known as Godzilla, the monster Monarch had been formed to study. Serizawa and Graham also discovered two parasitic spores attached to the skeleton, both of which appeared to be perfectly preserved rather than fossilized. However, one of the spores had burst open, and a large trail was left behind by whatever hatched from it, leading out to the ocean.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters

When Ghidorah awakens all of the dormant Titans, Titanus Typhon, after emerging in Cambodia, later attacked the Philippines but is stopped when the ORCA calls all Titans to Boston.

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Cities and settlements
TriStar series
Celestial bodies

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