Monarch: Legacy of Monsters is the newest addition to the pre-existing MonsterVerse which includes iconic movies such as Godzilla vs. Kong and several other kaiju movies. Although it is a TV series, Monarch has been highly praised for being a near-perfect series.
Allegedly having a lower budget compared to these big kaiju films, the VFX of Monarch has been praised to be beyond compare. With several tweets and the world fawning over the new titan, fans are in awe of this Godzilla spin-off!
Fans Are In Awe of Monarch: Legacy of Monsters
With how the recent kaiju movies have turned out, Monarch: Legacy of Monsters brings a fresh perspective of the humans surviving the explosions and gigantic fights of the Titans. With high ratings, the world is already in awe of the TV series and especially the VFX.
Comparing the Apple+ TV series to the big-budget Marvel and DC movies, fans have realized that the CGI of Monarch is often times better than the heavy-budget movies. Taking to Twitter, fans talked about how the series fares better than some other projects around the world.
The VFX work in Monarch is insane. What was the budget for this show 🤯 pic.twitter.com/umtr56Xwxa
— Daniel Richtman (@DanielRPK) November 18, 2023
The first 2 episodes sure felt like a high budget movie
— Screen Wizard 🧙♂️ (@screenwizardz) November 18, 2023
less than Secret Invasion somehow 😂 https://t.co/BEOxeCgqgn
— The Enlightened Thinker (@enlightened56) November 18, 2023
Apple: “here’s a bag of money, do you need another?”
— ShamefulToaster (@ShamefulToaster) November 18, 2023
Monsterverse knows how to use their budgets wisely unlike MCU
— ⊗𝐋𝐎𝐆𝐀𝐍⊗ (@wolvergoat102) November 18, 2023
Probably not higher than She Hulk lmao pic.twitter.com/GYKaa3IPD8
— Brycen Roberts (@Brycenator100) November 18, 2023
Although the show is receiving these great reviews, there is a reason why the TV series is reveling in success. With an intriguing story of Monarch: Legacy of Monsters, creators Chris Black and Matt Fraction talked about how they came up with the idea.
How Legacy of Monsters Came To Be!
With the fame that the 2023 series has received, creators Chris Black and Matt Fraction sat down for a chat with The Verge to talk about Legacy of Monsters. Stating that their aim was to create something different, Fraction narrated how they came up with the idea.
“The movies are where the buildings get knocked down, but this show is where people are getting up again, dusting themselves off, and figuring out, “What does my life mean now when my world has changed entirely?”
Having released two episodes, the TV series is already making headlines around the world. The series currently stands at a rating of 7.7/10 on IMDB and 93% on Rotten Tomatoes! With the next episode slated for a release date of 24 November, Monarch: Legacy of Monsters is available to stream on Apple TV+ in the U.S.