Even better, del Toro confirms that he's resuming work on his pet project, a Lovecraftian horror adventure game that nearly bit the dust when game developer THQ went under. Unfortunately, completion of that's still at least three years off.
In the meantime, enjoy the trailer for Pacific Rim:
And a bonus! Shhh, by the world's greatest H.P. Lovecraft tribute band, The Darkest of the Hillside Thickets: