Toho Special Effects Official Visual Book Vol.22 Mothra 1961
"Toho SFX MOVIES AUTHENTIC VISUAL BOOK” is a series focused exclusively on one character (mainly one monster) from one work, which is edited into one volume every time.
Large pictures of the character make it possible for readers to enjoy the texture, subtlety of the design and design details of the character. In the meantime, as there have been a lot of books written on the description of each work, such description in this book is limited to a minimum amount.
Mothra was first appeared in "MOTHRA"(1961). it is one of the most popular kaiju and known as the Genius of human and nature. Its body is colored vividly, and it looks unique among other kaijus which have gray or brown body. We hope you enjoy the design of Mothra 1961 with these snapshots and still pictures taken during the shooting of the film.
Specifications: All color, A4 horizontal type, 36 pages in total
Planning and composition: Osamu Kishikawa
Design: makena graphics
Photographs and materials provided by: Yuji Nishimura (M-1)
Toho Marketing Co., Ltd.
Editing: Toho Co., Ltd. Video Division
First edition published on October 25, 2018
Publisher: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.