Godzilla 65th Anniversary Sneakers Released by Patrick

12.September.2019 | FASHION / MOVIE

To celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Godzilla franchise, stylish sneaker company Patrick has created 4 different shoe models: Godzilla Marathon, Chibi Godzilla Marathon, and two Chibi Godzilla Velcro.

 

Chibi Gozilla was created this year for the anniversary and is aimed at children. A book entitled Ganbare Chibi Godzilla was released in October last year and by the following month, huge orders were placed as the book received huge attention. A second picture book was released in May this year titled Nakayoshi Chibi Godzilla. In the books, a cute and tiny Godzilla befriends an equally cute and tiny Mothra and Anguirus. The first Chibi Godzilla animated film is also now airing at TOHO cinemas across Japan, attraction the attention of not only kids but movie fanatics too. A Hollywood movie titled Godzilla: King of the Monsters was also released earlier this year and became a worldwide hit.

 

And now, from the big screen and books, the Godzilla craze is now entering the real world in the form of sneakers. Let’s take a look at the models.

 

Godzilla Marathon (Unisex) *Adult size

These sneakers are made from a special lacquer material to make it feel like Godzilla’s tough, amour-like skin. The specially-designed insoles and woven logo are sure to be a hit with Godzilla fans.

 

Chibi Godzilla Marathon (Unisex) *Adult size

The entire shoe is covered with illustrations of Godzilla. The insoles have logos have also been specially designed for this model.

 

Chibi Godzilla Velcro

Also featuring Chibi Gozilla’s iconic green colour is this model pair with Velcro for an easy fit. The kids version comes with double Velcro.

 

The line-up features sneakers that both kids and adults alike can enjoy. Which pair is your favourite?

 

TM &(C) TOHO CO., LTD.

TM &(C)  TOHO CO., LTD. Designed by Chiharu Sakazaki

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