Monarch: Legacy of Monsters - Season 1

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Anna Sawai (Pachinko) stars in this Monsterverse series, set after the battle between Godzilla and the Titans and centred on... More

Where to watch Monarch: Legacy of Monsters - Season 1

Monarch: Legacy of Monsters - Season 1 is available to... More stream in Australia now on Apple TV+.

Monarch: Legacy of Monsters - Season 1 episodes

Episode 1.1


Cate travels to Japan to get answers about her father... More and uncovers a shocking secret. Keiko, Lee, and Billy pursue a theory about Titans.

Episode 1.2


Monarch closes in on Cate, Kentaro, and May as they... More try to track down a key individual. Keiko, Lee, and Billy stumble on a major find.

Episode 1.3

Secrets and Lies

Shaw leads the team on a dangerous mission to Alaska... More in search of Hiroshi. Keiko, Lee, and Billy present their findings to General Puckett.

Episode 1.4

Parallels and Interiors

The team is left stranded in the frozen tundra after... More a narrow escape. Kentaro reflects on his relationships.


The Way Out

Cate's painful memories of G-Day come flooding back as she... More treks through the ruins of San Francisco with Kentaro and May.


Terrifying Miracles

Shaw finds an unlikely ally within Monarch as the team... More has a harrowing run-in. Keiko and Lee grow closer while at a military ball.


Will the Real May Please Stand Up?

May finally faces her past. Duvall and Shaw follow traces... More of Godzilla and Hiroshi.



The team goes back to where things all began to... More confront Shaw. On the brink of collapse, Monarch takes drastic measures.


Axis Mundi

Shaw and May search for Cate and make a startling... More discovery. Kentaro struggles with his loss.


Beyond Logic

The team struggles to find a way out of Axis... More Mundi. Kentaro and Tim make an unexpected alliance.

Monarch: Legacy of Monsters - Season 1 | Ratings & Reviews


In a stroke of casting genius, father and son Kurt and Wyatt Russell serve up dynamite performances as the same character decades apart in this epic Godzilla spinoff series. Looking and feeling expensive, the scope and scale are awe-inspiring - with CGI far more impressive than your average Marvel movie. Read more

Stephen A Russell

"A slick, TV-shaped blockbuster movie anchored by a charismatic cast."

TV GuideTV Guide

"In a rare achievement, the Apple TV+ show makes its humans almost as compelling as its monsters."

A.V. ClubA.V. Club

"The human-driven story the MonsterVerse has always needed."


"The MonsterVerse finally figures out how to organically make the humans more compelling to match Godzilla."

Bloody DisgustingBloody Disgusting

"It doesn’t just indulge us, it humbles us. What’s more Godzilla than that?"


"Refreshingly human-scale."

Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter

"Has just enough nostalgic charm."

The New York TimesThe New York Times

"Surprisingly engrossing and impressively mounted."


"Casting Kurt Russell was utterly inspired."

The GuardianThe Guardian

"Takes the time to observe humanity as much as its monsters."

Slant MagazineSlant Magazine

"Fleet, and fun."

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times

"Enjoyably cheesy."

The TelegraphThe Telegraph

"Could use more Godzilla and fewer people."


"Deftly links drama with action and thrills."


"Weighed down by... confounding time-hopping."



Indian ExpressIndian Express

"Does a good job of establishing its own identity."

Sydney Morning HeraldSydney Morning Herald

"There aren’t many purely great things in life, but Kurt Russell saying, “Dinner time, you son of a bitch” while doing battle with an enormous monster emerging from beneath the earth is certainly one of them."


"Even if there's not much Godzilla to go around, at least we have Kurt Russell."

Slash FilmSlash Film

"A hugely enjoyable dual performance from Kurt and Wyatt Russell."

Empire MagazineEmpire Magazine

Monarch: Legacy of Monsters - Season 1 | Details

M, Mature themes, science fiction themes, violence, coarse language
Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Country of origin
Apple Original

Monarch: Legacy of Monsters - Season 1 | Trailers