Kiryu (桐生市, lit. Kiryuu-shi), also known as Mechagodzilla III (メカゴジラIII, lit. Mekagojira III), is a mecha created by the Global Defense Force (G.D.F.) and first appeared at the ending of Godzilla vs. Mukozilla II - Advent of the Vortaak.
Kiryu's name comes from the Japanese word Kiryuu-shi (桐生市), which means "mechanical dragon".
Mechagodzilla III's name comes from the Japanese word mecha (メカ, lit. meka), which means robot, Godzilla's Japanese name, Gojira (ゴジラ), and the Roman numeral for the number 3, III.
Kiryu's design is identical to that of his film counterpart from Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003).
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Kiryu, along with Argus and M.O.G.U.E.R.A., appeared as a cameo at the end of Godzilla vs. Mukozilla II - Advent of the Vortaak in order to foreshadow what comes next.
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Height: 100 meters
Length: 120 meters
Weight: 74,000 metric tons
Powers: Maser cannon in mouth, Tri-Maser cannon in chest, additional gauntlets have twin laser cannons and knives, additional backpack can separate into a mini-vessel and fire missiles.
- Kiryu is the leader of the G.D.F. mecha, due to the fact that he is the only one with an actual connection to a kaiju.
- Kiryu has a fighting style that combines all other styles of the mecha in his unit.
- Kiryu and Dynamo are the only cyborgs in the G.D.F. unit.