Gareth Edwards, director of Legendary Pictures' upcoming Godzilla film, took to YouTube to announce a new Godzilla project: Godzilla: Awakening. The short video only announced that this will be a graphic novel that will be released before the movie and sparse information is at the announcement page.
"Godzilla: Awakening is illustrated by Eric Battle (X-Men, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman), Yvel Guichet (Pacific Rim: Tales from Year Zero, Superboy Annual, End of Nations), Alan Quah (Rage, The Vampire Diaries, Anywhere) and Lee Loughridge (Batman Adventures, Arkham Asylum: Living Hell, Marvel Zombies Return), and features cover art by Arthur Adams (Godzilla, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Uncanny X-Men)"
The graphic novel will be available on May 7th, 2014 just before the movie rampages into theaters May 16th, 2014.
Here's the director's message: