Now that Pacific Rim Uprising has released in theaters, concept artwork from the film's early development stages are beginning to surface online! Today we're thrilled to debut some Pacific Rim 2 concept art by Finnian MacManus:
This was a tough shot as the client wanted some really skewed/intense perspective, but was really fun to execute. Basically, the idea is to show Gypsy getting smacked by the recently risen mega kaiju.
Here is the first keyframe I worked on at ILM more than 2 years ago now (wow time flies!) a fun shot of Hibagon vs Gypsy.
Pacific Rim Uprising March 23rd, 2018
More about Pacific Rim Uprising (movie)
Steven S. DeKnight is set to direct Legendary's PACIFIC RIM 2 (Pacific Rim Uprising), the follow-up to the epic action-adventure Guillermo del Toro created with 2013's hit original film, with a script penned by Zak Penn, Jon Spaights and del Toro. The producers are Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni, del Toro, Mary Parent and Callum Greene. Jillian Share will executive produce. Universal Pictures will release the film worldwide in 3D.
Directed by Steven S. DeKnight, Pacific Rim Uprising's release date is March 23rd, 2018.
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