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    Thursday November 8, 2018
  • Netflix Reveals New Anime Titles Along with Pacific Rim Animated Series

    Cagaster of an Insect Cage and Yasuke among original anime offerings

    Netflix revealed some info about upcoming anime titles during an event in Singapore, including three from notable anime studios and directors. Read on for all the details. 

  • Tuesday April 24, 2018
  • Jaeger and Mazinger Z Team Up in "Pacific Rim: Uprising" New Collaboration Art

    You can also find Grendizer, Spazers, and Getter Machines in the background

    To promote the ongoing theatrical run in Japan, the official Japanese website for Pacific Rim: Uprising has posted another collaboration art featuring Gipsy Avenger from the sequel film and one of Japan's most well-known super robots, Mazinger Z, from its latest feature Mazinger Z: Infinity released in January. Check out the dream collaboration after the jump!

  • Saturday April 14, 2018
  • Acclaimed Robot Anime Director/Designer Masami Obari Draws Special Collaboration Art for "Pacific Rim: Uprising"

    The highly-anticipated kaiju film sequel opened in Japan yesterday

    52-year-old acclaimed robot anime director/designer Masami Obari draws a special collaboration art for Pacific Rim: Uprising, a sequel to Guillermo del Toro's 2013 movie Pacific Rim, for its Japanese release. It was revealed at the opening day event for the film held at the Toho Cinemas Hibiya theater in Tokyo yesterday. See his impressive hand-drawn art and a video report of the event after the jump.

  • Wednesday April 11, 2018
  • Godzilla and Jaegers Clash in "Pacific Rim: Uprising" Collaboration Art

    Kaiju-bashing science fiction film sequel hits theaters in Japan on April 13, 2018

    In a team-up that all of the kaiju fans have been dreaming about, Godzilla and the Jaegers from the Pacific Rim film series go toe-to-toe in a special collaboration visual illustrated by Hidetaka Tenjin that celebrates the Japanese theatrical releases of Pacific Rim: Uprising on April 13th and Godzilla - City on the Edge of Battle on May 18th. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday January 30, 2018
  • "Mazinger Z" x "Pacific Rim" Collaborate for (Obviously) Perfect Event

    Japanese fans to get a double dose of super robot action next month

    Without a doubt, Mazinger Z and Pacific Rim belong together. And next month, Japanese fans will be able to spend an evening with both! Anison legend Ichiro Mizuki will be joining viewers for a movie night featuring the legendary anime robot and a peek at the upcoming Hollywood sequel. See more after the jump!

  • Sunday November 13, 2016
  • More Mecha Action Coming, "Pacific Rim: Maelstrom" Starts Filming

    Robots are my best friend.

    A sequel to Universal Picture's blockbuster mecha film Pacific Rim is coming. Director Steven DeKnight and star John Boyega revealed both the title of the upcoming sequel, Pacific Rim: Maelstrom, and that filming had just begun. Hit the jump for more!

  • Sunday July 3, 2016
  • "Pacific Rim 2" to Deliver More Mech Action on February 23, 2018

    John Boyega stars in Steven S. DeKnight-directed sequel

    Universal Pictures has officially lined up a release date for Pacific Rim 2, which recently added John Boyega (Star Wars: The Force AwakensAttack the Block) as its star. With Steven S. DeKnight (Netflix Daredevil showrunner) at the helm, the sequel is set to open on February 23, 2018. Hit the jump for more.

  • Thursday May 12, 2016
  • "Jurassic World" Writer Derek Connolly Tapped For "Pacific Rim" Sequel

    Derek Connolly is also currently working on a sequel to "Jurassic World" and "Star Wars: Episode IX"

    Entertainment journal Variety has reported that Derek Connolly (Jurassic World, Kong: Skull Island, Safety Not Guaranteed) has been hired to write the latest version of a script for a Pacific Rim sequel, set to be directed by Steven S. DeKnight (showrunner on the Netflix Daredevil series). Jon Spaihts penned a previous draft.

  • Wednesday March 24, 2016
  • "Pacific Rim 2" Going Forward With "Spartacus" Creator

    Busy Guillermo del Toro hands over director's chair to Steven S. DeKnight

    The on-again, halted-again, on-again, delayed-again Pacific Rim sequel is back on the march. While mecha-vs-kaiju mastermind Guillermo del Toro remains a producer, having his hands full with Fantastic Voyage and Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, he's given over the director's chair to Steven S. DeKnight, creator of the Starz Spartacus TV series and later showrunner of the Netflix adaptation of Marvel's Daredevil.