To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Gundam, a 59 foot (18m) 'life size' statue is going to be built in Tokyo's Odaiba distrcit Shiokaze Park. The Mobile Suit Gundam project will only stay up for 2 months during the celebrations and is built from fiberglass over a steel frame and plenty of win. Fifty points on the Gundam statue will emit light, and mist will shoot out of 14 different points on the statue. Wonder it it will be auctioned off afterwards?!
Friday, February 19, 2016 - 4:02pmAren't you a little short to be a Gundam pilot? Korean model kit builder and customizer Kunho Noh has mashed up the two most iconic sci-fi series from the US and Japan for some badass robot action.
Friday, December 11, 2015 - 4:42pm"Chaaaarrr!!!" WuzOne translates the angular design of the RX-78 Gundam, originally created by Kunio Okawara, to the plump surfaces of Kidrobot's 3" Dunny platform. However, the painstakingly clean lines keep this custom feeling sharp and robotic.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 11:20pmJapanese giant robot designs seem to lend themselves well towards sneakers. But while anime publishers are happy to churn out mugs, keychains, and mousepads with their mechas on them, they rarely seem to license anything to sneaker companies.