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John Boyega To Star In Pacific Rim Sequel

In word from Deadline, Star Wars: The Force Awakens star John Boyega has signed on to star in the second Pacific Rim film. Steven S. DeKnight (Marvel’s Daredevil) is directing the sequel based on the franchise created by Guillermo del Toro and Travis Becham. The 2013 film grossed $411 million. Boyega will be playing the son […]

An Epic Page-Turning Adventure In Pacific Rim: Tales from the Drift

You must remember the beyond epic action film Pacific Rim that released in 2013. Since then Legendary has released a graphic novel entitled, Pacific Rim: Tales from Year Zero, and now it’s time for more! Presented by director Guillermo del Toro and Pacific Rim screenwriter Travis Beacham, Pacific Rim: Tales from the Drift brings us […]

Guillermo del Toro’s Secret Project Under Development At Fox Searchlight

According to The Tracking Board, Guillermo del Toro, director of Pacific Rim and the upcoming Crimson Peak, has set up a secret project at Fox Searchlight. The script, also written by del Toro, is described as “Wall-E meets Splash.” They suggest the project is aimed at a younger audience, in contrast to his darker and […]

Legendary Pictures Share Their Comic-Con Booth Experience

If you didn’t get over to the Legendary Pictures booth at Comic-Con last month, then the studio wants you to see what you missed. First up is a video showing a Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot simulator and the second has Guillermo Del Toro taking you through the Crimson Peak Gothic Gallery. [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube]  

Guillermo del Toro Talks Pacific Rim Animated Series

Can’t wait for April 17th, 2017 for more Pacific Rim? You may be in luck. When Legendary Pictures and Guillermo del Toro announced the upcoming sequel, they also mentioned an animated series that may just fill the gap until the Kaijus and Jaegers are back on the screen. spoke with del Toro about the […]

Swipe File: Brainstorm And Pacific Rim

Here is a scene from the upcoming comic Brainstorm, drawn by Dennis Calero. And this is Idris Elba in Pacific Rim, with a quick Google Imges search… In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or works of the lightbox. […]

Watch Guillermo Del Toro Officially Announce Pacific Rim 2 For 2017 Plus A Spin-Off Cartoon Series

April 7th, 2017. [youtube][/youtube] Regular readers know that I loved Pacific Rim. Regular readers are probably imagining that I’m doing a funny little dance right now. Regular readers are completely correct. Thanks to Buzzfeed for the video, and this statement from Guillermo Del Toro: The characters I love will return. Raleigh, Mako, Newt, Gottlieb and […]

A History of Vileness: The Problem With Licensed Video Games

By Jared Cornelius The last few weeks I’ve found myself slowly completing South Park The Stick of Truth, not because it’s a bad game or has technical issues, but because I want to savor the experience.  After getting new abilities I find myself pouring over the town to find new items and quests, not wanting to miss a […]

Exit Generation – The Pacific Rim of Comics

By Alasdair Stuart Thought Bubble this year was as much about time travel as it was about comics. On almost every table you saw an indie or small press creator or company, and on almost every table, the standard of work was staggering. There’s incredible energy and love for the medium out there and if […]

Your Brief History Of Giant Robots – Adi Tantimedh’s Look! It Moves!

Adi Tantimedh writes; So Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim opened last weekend and there are some people who think it’s a rip-off of Transformers. Those people are idiots who deserve to be laughed at, but it did remind me that the giant robot genre was always a bigger deal in Asia than in the West, […]