Meme Watch: The Giant Robots Of ‘Pacific Rim’ Get Vastly Improved Names

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07.12.13 27 Comments

Create your own Jaeger names at Pacific Rim website

To promote Pacific Rim, the Warner Brothers website has a Jaeger designer app which lets you create your own giant robot design, name it, and stick it in a poster. But could fans come up with names as unique as the film’s robots Gipsy Danger, Striker Eureka, and Crimson Typhoon? Oh yes.

Kris Straub (via Angelophile) came up with the picture above, the perfect use of a promotion like this. Straub’s other designs were just as magnificent:

Create your own improved Jaeger names

Create your own improved Jaeger names

We were so inspired, we made some Jaegers of our own.

Create your own improved Jaeger names

Create your own Jaeger names at Pacific Rim website

Create your own Jaeger names at Pacific Rim website

Create your own Jaeger names at Pacific Rim website

(Part two here.)

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When not writing for Uproxx, Caleb likes to volunteer at the legless cat shelter and photoshop the Babadook into all of his family photos. He once resolved the question “To be or not to be?” through the clever use of General Semantics. Your mom thinks you could be more like him if you only applied yourself.

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