Anime Law 11:Law of Inherent Combustibility — Everything explodes. Everything.
Corollary — Large cities are the most explosive substances known to human science. Tokyo in particular seems to be the most unstable of these cities, sometimes referred to as "The Matchstick City".
— The Laws of Anime
Well, I heard it from a guy who's in the know
It was mighty smokey over Tokyo
—Perry Como, Hubba Hubba Hubba
Oh, no! They say he's got to go!
Go, go, Godzilla!
Oh, no! There goes Tokyo!
"And then what happened?"
"Uhhh... about 30 pages of explosions and tidal waves."
Calvin: (building a city in his sandbox) Downtown Tokyo. (next panel) RAAAAARRR! (smashes city; next panel) Godzilla.