SPOILER: There is a scene after the closing credits: Brooks and Lin meet Conrad and Weaver and show them records that indicate other monsters existing on Earth; the monsters seen are Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah and Godzilla. The scene ends with Godzilla's roar. This leads into Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019).

There is a scene in the closing credits: Marlow returns to America and reunites with his family.

The Warner Bros, Legendary Pictures and Tencent Pictures logos are set in the air and made of metal, representing the aerial dogfight in the prologue.

The opening credits are a montage of 1940-70s news videos.

The closing credits are seen against a set of Iwi drawings.

The IMAX intro for the film features the statement "Kong is King", a trip through Skull Island vistas, and Kong's roar.