Variety has come out with 15 new images from Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim. Along with some great shots from the film featuring Charlie Hunnam, Rinko Kikuchi, there are also some interesting concept art images of Jaegers and a Kaiju as well as some behind-the-scenes images of del Toro.
Pacific Rim also stars Idris Elba and Ron Perlman.
Pacific Rim opens on July 12th.
When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity’s resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: massive robots, called Jaegers, which are controlled simultaneously by two pilots whose minds are locked in a neural bridge. But even the Jaegers are proving nearly defenseless in the face of the relentless Kaiju. On the verge of defeat, the forces defending mankind have no choice but to turn to two unlikely heroes—a washed up former pilot (Charlie Hunnam) and an untested trainee (Rinko Kikuchi)—who are teamed to drive a legendary but seemingly obsolete Jaeger from the past. Together, they stand as mankind’s last hope against the mounting apocalypse.