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A timeline is a chronological list of events that occur within a certain period of time or century. With regard to Pacific Rim: Uprising, several events within the expanded universe occur and give credence to the events that transpire in the film.

The following page serves as both a general order of events and a disambiguation page for all events relating to Pacific Rim: Uprising and its related media. As with all transmedia, conflicts and discrepancies in the canon may arise as a result of production oversight.


21st Century


August 10, 2013 - "The Attack that Changed the World"[1]
Trespasser, an unidentified creature later named "Kaiju", makes landfall in San Francisco.
Trespasser is finally killed after a six-day assault.
The "Kaiju Wars" begin.
September 6, 2014 – "A New Dawn for Humanity"[1]
The coalition of the "21 Warrior States" of the Pacific Rim is formed.
The The Pan Pacific Defense Corps. is established.
September 15, 2014 - "To Fight Monsters, We Became Monsters"[1]
The first prototype mech goes into active development.
The Jaeger Program is born.
April 23, 2015 - "Brawler Yukon Makes History"[1]
Brawler Yukon successfully kills the Kaiju codenamed "Karloff" in Vancouver.


Unknown Date, 2020[2]
Amara Namani is born.
2021-2025 - "Human Downfall"[1]
The Kaiju had learn and adapt and begin attacking with deadlier iterations of the species. :The number of fallen Jaeger pilots begins to increase as the threat from the Breach rises.
Amara Namani's family is killed in a Kaiju attack.[3]
January 12, 2025 - "Remember Pentecost"[1]
Marshal Stacker Pentecost recruits "the resistance".
The "Battle of the Breach" occurs.
Marshal Stacker Pentecost dies in effort to close the Breach.


2035 - "The Jaeger Uprising"[1]
The Kaiju return.
Jake Pentecost returns to the Pan Pacific Defense Corps.

Known Inconsistencies

  • According to, the Pan Pacific Defense Corps. was formed September 6, 2014. However, Tales From Year Zero establishes that the Pan Pacific Defense Corps. did not exist until after the September 15, 2014 conference in Seoul, South Korea.[note 1][4]
  • states that the "downfall" of the Jaeger Program began in 2021, however, Pacific Rim establishes the adaptation of the Kaiju against the Jaegers began in 2020 with Knifehead and the destruction of Gipsy Danger.[5]
  • Tales From Year Zero establishes that the Jaeger Program and the construction of the Jaegers does not officially begin until November 2014 with the construction of Brawler Yukon's arm.[4]


  1. Jasper Schoenfeld: "[...]I got there at the end of the first day, just in time to catch Pentecost's closing remarks. He was a mere consultant back then. There was no PPDC yet."