Japanese name: レギオン
Romanized name: Region
Species: Alien lifeform
From: Gamera 2: Attack of Legion
- The Legion are silicon-based.
- The monsters’ true name, if they have one, is not given. The name “Legion” comes from a comment made by a character in the movie. He referenced the Biblical quote “My name is Legion, for we are many” from Mark 5:9.
- So far, the queen Legion is the largest monster that Gamera has ever fought on-screen.
- Other roles for the big Legion’s suit actor Mizuho Yoshida include: Death Ghidorah (Mothra ), Dagahra (Mothra 2: The Undersea Battle), Godzilla (Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack), Cobra (Kamen Rider THE FIRST), Zedus (Gamera the Brave) and Raiga (Deep Sea Monster Raiga).
- Legion is often compared to Destoroyah from the Godzilla franchise.