Pacific Rim: Aftermath is a six-issue comic book miniseries published by Legendary Comics.[4][5] Aftermath explores the ten year gap between the original Pacific Rim and Pacific Rim: Uprising, establishing the characters Jake Pentecost, Hannibal Chau, and Joshua Griffin. The series is written by Cavan Scott, and features art by Rich Elson.[4][5] The first issue was released January 17, 2018.[2]

Official Description

"Santa Monica, 2034. In a city that was once the jewel of the West Coast, a new world has emerged: one rising up from the ashes of giant robots and giant monsters. In this futuristic aftermath, we will meet a new generation of survivors, including Jake Pentecost, son of Stacker Pentecost, who is searching for answers behind the death of his Legendary father; Griffin, a Jaeger pilot who has gone from defending the world to piloting an illegal Jaeger enforcer for a mob boss; and the Mech Czar, a techno-criminal overlord who rules the underworld with a steel fist. Set against a neo-noir backdrop of street gangs, Kaiju worshipers, and Jaeger Scrapyards, a mysterious but familiar figure arrives with a dangerous agenda…""
—Official Description[4]

Publication History

Pacific Rim: Aftermath was officially announced October 17, 2017 by Legendary Comics.[2] January 8, 2018, actor John Boyega stated on his official Instagram account that Aftermath had been rescheduled for March 21, 2018.[6][note 1] This was later corrected by author Cavan Scott and retail store, Midtown Comics.[7][8] July 2018, the hardback and paperback trade releases for Pacific Rim: Aftermath were announced for an October 17, 2018 release.[1]





Criminal Underworld

Pan Pacific Defense Corps







  1. Original Instagram Post (January 8, 2018)


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