* AwesomeMoments: Godzilla being able to take a full blast of Kiryu's Absolute Zero Cannon is another testament to his durability. While he may had been injured, Godzilla still had the strength to destroy the icy prison he was in.
* HilariousInHindsight: Kiryu being built from the Original Godzila's remains sounds like something from ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'', right? ''Creator/HideakiAnno'' himself would eventually direct ''Film/ShinGodzilla'' a decade later.
* {{Narm}}: The brief shot of Mechagodzilla flying around like an over sized dinosaur shaped ComicBook/IronMan.
** The Godzilla suit used for this movie and its sequel, the Kiryugoji, is noticeable for having an animatronic head with a mechanism that allows it to make many kinds of expressions. While this is certainly a neat effect, a good deal of Goji's expressions in the films are so [[http://vignette1.wikia.nocookie.net/godzilla/images/4/48/Godzilla_X_MechaGodzilla_-_Godzilla_Roars.png/revision/latest?cb=20130614070456 over-the-top]] it's hard to take them seriously.
* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodPlot: Kiryu [[spoiler: only goes rogue]] for one scene.