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[Images] Manila in Pacific Rim

When we watched the film Pacific Rim I’ve always wanted to take a still shot of the scenes that were supposedly Manila, Philippines. The scenes were few and fast, only used as a history about the Kaiju attacks.

Finally, I was able to, and here is what Manila looked like after we were attacked by a Kaiju sometime between 2015 and 2017.

Supposedly Manila, Philippines sometime 2015-2017
Supposedly Manila, Philippines sometime 2015-2017

Location of the Breach in relation to the Philippines
Location of the Breach in relation to the Philippines
Looks like Intramuros, Manila, Philippines
Looks like Intramuros, Manila, Philippines
Looks like Intramuros, Manila, Philippines
Looks like Intramuros, Manila, Philippines
Not sure where this is. Possibly around Powerplant, Makati City, Philippines when it was still being developed (early 2000). Looks familiar but at the same time, could not be in the Philippines at all.
Not sure where this is. Possibly around Powerplant, Makati City, Philippines when it was still being developed (early 2000). Looks familiar but at the same time, could not be in the Philippines at all.
As public transportation Jeepneys are no longer exclusive to the Philippines (we've been exporting it abroad), I'm not sure if this was in the Philippines at all. But the possibility is very high.
As public transportation Jeepneys are no longer exclusive to the Philippines (we've been exporting it abroad), I'm not sure if this was in the Philippines at all. But the possibility is very high.
As public transportation Jeepneys are no longer exclusive to the Philippines (we've been exporting it abroad), I'm not sure if this was in the Philippines at all. But the possibility is very high.
As public transportation Jeepneys are no longer exclusive to the Philippines (we've been exporting it abroad), I'm not sure if this was in the Philippines at all. But the possibility is very high.
As public transportation Jeepneys are no longer exclusive to the Philippines (we've been exporting it abroad), I'm not sure if this was in the Philippines at all. But the possibility is very high.
As public transportation Jeepneys are no longer exclusive to the Philippines (we've been exporting it abroad), I'm not sure if this was in the Philippines at all. But the possibility is very high.

Images from the film Pacific Rim are not under the license of this website.

Is a self-confessed bibliophile and technophile other than being an early adopter, an avid gamer, a geek, nerd, role-player, anime otaku, and trekker.

His first online project was in 1998 when he launched the unofficial website for Ansalon MUD and his own community forums Laibcoms.Community. By 2003 he created his work blog GM-Yukino which grew into gameshogun™, Snoworld™, and techmagus™.

His website is jcsesecuneta.com and 1way.faith. He also owns Clean Real Food, YourOnly.One, Adorable & Beautiful, and other online properties.

CC BY-SA 4.0 [Images] Manila in Pacific Rim by Yuki is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at Legal Notice.

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