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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP21 Jul 2017 9:52 p.m. PST

…Character Revealed in New Video.

"Bless my mech-lovin' heart! We got a surprise reveal of Legendary and Universal's upcoming sequel, Pacific Rim Uprising, courtesy of a new social media/mobile-driven recruitment campaign. Not only did we get a look at John Boyega‘s Jake Pentecost in action, suited up and ready to pilot his new Jaeger, we also got a data download for the brand-new Jaegers crafted for the sequel.

One thing should be immediately clear for anyone who saw (and is a fan of) Guillermo del Toro‘s 2013 flick that featured practical set elements for the massive battle bots: These mechs appear to lack the ponderous pull of gravity that plagued GDT's somewhat realistic machines in Pacific Rim. That's not a knock on either film. However, it looks like the sequel is going for less realism and more insane Jaeger-based action that would feel at home in a video game. You can judge for yourself by checking out their animations in a new video…"


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KniazSuvorov22 Jul 2017 8:55 a.m. PST

Pacific Rim was "somewhat realistic"!? News to me.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Jul 2017 11:11 a.m. PST


Come on!… it was fun!… (smile)


JMcCarroll Inactive Member22 Jul 2017 1:00 p.m. PST

" Pacific Rim was "somewhat realistic"!? News to me. "
Perhaps this is not your type of movie? but that's ok, I loved every part of it.

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