Godzilla's son in the Heisei series, who first appeared in the 1993 film Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla 2.
Godzilla Junior first appeared in Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II as an egg. Presuming it to be a Pteranodon egg, a scientific team unearthed it from Adona Island and shipped it to Japan for study. The egg displayed strange psychic properties, even imprinting itself upon the biologist Azusa Gojo, before finally hatching to reveal an infant Godzillasaurus, who is named Baby Godzilla. He was a harmless creature with teeth suitable only for chewing soft plant material. When Godzilla later appeared, having sought out Baby through an unexplained psychic link, Baby left with Godzilla, later settling on Birth Island.
By the time of Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla, Baby, who by now had grown to almost a third of Godzilla's height; (probably due to exposure to Godzilla's radiation). Now known as Little Godzilla, he interacted periodically with the human characters for a portion of the film, taking a particular liking to Major Yuki of G-Force and establishing a psychic bond with Miki Saegusa. Little One was injured and imprisoned in a cage of crystals by SpaceGodzilla upon his arrival to Earth and remained caged until SpaceGodzilla's defeat by the combined might of Godzilla and Moguera.
Little Godzilla continues to grow, and in Godzilla vs. Destoroyah is named Godzilla Junior. He had reached nearly half Godzilla's height. Junior proved himself to be quite a capable fighter, successfully defeating Destoroyah, though with difficulty. Junior is nearly killed during his second battle against Destoroyah at Haneda Airport, where Godzilla and Destoroyah soon fought. Unlike, his father, Junior has a very kind personality, even when older. Like his counter part Minilla he is often very naive, seen playing with children in Godzilla vs Mechagodzilla II and saving Miki from Destroyah.
According to producer Shogo Tomiyama in a "G-Fan" magazine interview, he intended to revive Godzilla Junior for the 50th anniversary film Godzilla: Final Wars. In the first draft screenplay he and Wataru Mimura wrote, "This Godzilla was Godzilla Junior from the Heisei series and Godzilla was imprisoned in the ice at the South Pole in the late 90s. The main action of the film was to have taken place in 2032." When Ryuhei Kitamura and his writer rewrote the script to their liking, this plot device was pretty much removed, making the specifics of the action of the film unknown. But the personality on the Godzilla is similar to Junior's.
Oftentimes the name is confused with that of Godzilla Jr. or Zilla Jr. from the animated series based on the Devlin/Emmerich incarnation from Tri-Star Pictures.
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Godzilla vs. Spacegodzilla
the twenty first overall Godzilla Film and Sixth in the Heisei series.
Godzilla vs. Destroyah
The twenty second Godzilla installment and final Heisei film, it is one of series most popular movies and noteworthy for Godzilla's death.
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II
The twentieth overall Godzilla Film and fifth in the Heisei Series, it is popular for reviving Mechagodzilla and Rodan.