Pacific Rim: Tales From the Year Zero
Written by Travis Beacham
Pencils by Sean Chen, Yvel Guichet, Pericles Junior, Chris Batista, Geoff Shaw
Inks by Mark McKenna, Steven Bird, Pericles Junior, Matt Banning
Letters by Patrick Brosseau
Cover by Alex Ross
Marvel Comics | Legendary Comics
Release Date: June 18, 2013
Cover Price: $24.99
Presented by Guillermo del Toro and written by Travis Beacham, Pacific Rim: Tales from Year Zero serves as a prequel to Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures’ Pacific Rim.
Journalist Naomi Sokolov visits the Anchorage Shatterdome to interview Pan Pacific Defense Corps officers for a retrospective piece she’s writing about humanity’s battle against the Kaiju.
When she arrives, she meets Tendo Choi who reflects on his experiences during “K-Day” (August 10, 2013), the day of the first Kaiju attack in San Francisco. When the Kaiju Trespasser attacked he and his dock workers helped civilians onto boats to protect them from the monstrous beast. Choi then tells the reporter about his grandfather Yeye, who he managed to successfully rescue from Chinatown before Trespasser smashed it into oblivion.
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