Netflix has released the first trailer for Pacific Rim: The Black, the original anime series based on the first two Pacific Rim films. The series was originally greenlit for two seasons with a 2020 release before the first season was pushed back to be released on March 4, 2021.
Pacific Rim: The Black Trailer.
The show follows siblings Hayley and Taylor, who learn to pilot an abandoned Jaeger to search for their parents in a post-apocalyptic Australia overwhelmed by the Kaiju. The streaming service also unveiled a new teaser poster highlighting Taylor and Hayley standing in front of a new Kaiju.
Pacific Rim: The Black Teaser Poster.
Pacific Rim: The Black (Pashifikku Rimu: Ankoku no Airstrike) season 1 consists of seven episodes. The animated series is produced and distributed by Legendary Television Studios and Polygon Pictures in association with Netflix. The series is directed by Guillermo del Toro and Steven S. DeKnight
Pacific Rim: The Black synopsis.
“There was a time when Kaiju rose from the Pacific Rim only to encounter gigantic robots, Jaegers, built to fight them back. That time has passed. Now, Australia has been overrun by Kaiju, forcing the evacuation of an entire continent. Left behind, teenage siblings Taylor and Hayley embark on a desperate search for their missing parents, teaching themselves to pilot a battered, long-abandoned Jaeger to help in their quest and give them even the slightest hope of surviving.“