Guillermo del Toro‘s Pacific Rim 2 (2017) is set to release in movie theaters on August 4, 2017. Guillermo del Toro has confirmed that everything is ready to start shooting Pacific Rim 2 this November 2015. This news was revealed at the San Diego Comic-Con 2015. Although this is the very early stage of development, del Toro did say that everyone is busy building the robots and kaiju, full details below. The design process has already been in the works for the past 3-4 months.
Guillermo del Toro said:
We are deep into designing the robots, the kaijus…having fun planning the battles. We have an epic battle at the end of this that we started to design a couple of weeks ago. We’ve been up for about three or four months designing, and we start shooting in November.
Pacific Rim Uprising (2018)
Synopsis: Jake Pentecost, son of Stacker Pentecost, reunites with Mako Mori to lead a new generation of Jaeger pilots, including rival Lambert and 15-year-old hacker Amara, against a new Kaiju threat.
Directors: Guillermo del Toro, Steven S. DeKnight
Genres: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
Producers: John Boyega, Cale Boyter, Jennifer Conroy, Angarag Davaasuren, Guillermo del Toro, Jon Jashni, Eric McLeod, Femi Oguns, Mary Parent, Thomas Tull
Musicians: John Paesano
Editors: Dylan Highsmith, Josh Schaeffer, Zach Staenberg
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