Kung Fu Panda 2 Character Posters

With the May 26 release of Kung Fu Panda 2: The Kaboom of Doom inching ever closer, the hype and publicity machine is ramping up to a similarly frantic pace. A few days ago we posted the new action-packed trailer for Kung Fu Panda 2 that debuted in front of Rango and hints at the the first film's heartfelt vibes and action sequences that seem to be getting a boost.

Well, today DreamWorks released (on their Facebook Fan page) a whole slew of new character posters that give us a detailed look at as well as descriptions of the films many new characters.

Below are four new characters that will be introduced in Kung Fu Panda 2: The Kaboom of Doom when it is unleashed upon theaters on May 26 of this year. You can also watch he new trailer below as well.

Kung Fu Panda 2 Rhino

Master Thundering Rhino, wielder of the legendary Cloud Hammer, is the benevolent leader of the Kung Fu Council, which protects the vast metropolis of Gongmen City.


Kung Fu Panda 2 Gorillas

The Gorillas are the muscle in Lord Shen’s army. If his evil schemes require any heavy lifting, they’ll be the ones doing it. Shen’s personal guard is made up entirely of these powerful (and powerfully large) brutes, who are honor bound to their master.


Kung Fu Panda 2 Wolf

The Wolf Boss and his pack were once guards in Gongmen City’s royal palace. Now he is Lord Shen’s most loyal servant, military strategist and trusted right paw.


Kung Fu Panda 2 Peacock

The aged Soothsayer has been advisor to the Peacocks, rulers of Gongmen City, her entire life. She is wise and gifted with knowledge of the future.

And here's the trailer in case you missed it: