He won’t be in the movie (unless it’s a very well-kept secret), but a certain black market dealer is returning for the Pacific Rim Uprising prequel comic.
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. As
tensions rise in this aftermath city, disgraced pilot Griffin has an
explosive reunion in a Jaeger scrapyard; a dangerous figure from the
past encounters the mysterious Sisters of the Kaiju; and Jake Pentecost
takes one step closer to unlocking the key to his father’s past. The
6-part series is a gritty action adventure that explores a new criminal
underworld born in an age of monsters and mechs, and an unmissable story
for all Pacific Rim fans.