Japanese name: ガバラ
Romanized name: Gabara
Inspiration: Cat, oni
From: Godzilla’s Revenge
- It’s not clear if Gabara was a real monster in the Godzilla universe, or if it was simply a part of Ichiro’s vivid imagination.
- “Gaba” (ガバ) and “gaba gaba” (ガバガバ) are Japanese onomatopoeiae for “grabbing” and “gurgling” respectively. “Ra” (ラ) is a common suffix in kaiju names.
- Gabara is a genus of moths.
- The most likely inspiration for Gabara’s physical appearance is the oni (鬼), a creature in Japanese folklore.
- Gabara appeared in the Go! Greenman series.
- Gabara’s sound effect is briefly heard at the end of the The Simpsons episode” 30 Minutes Over Tokyo”.
When G-fans hate on any Godzilla movie. (⊙‿⊙✿)
Jet Jaguar and his buddies
[MONSTER] Poisonous Spider Super Beast Kahn Giorgio.
Japanese name: 毒蜘蛛超獣カーンジョルジョ
Romanized name: Doku Kumo Choujuu Kaan Jorujo
Alignment: Kahn Digifer
Status: Killed by King Grid Fire.
From: Denkou Choujin Gridman - Episode 37
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