24 winners of national competitions met December 22nd at Gundam Front Tokyo in Odaiba to crown the winner of the Gundam Builder 2013 World Champion will be crowned on December 22nd. Top prizes went to Japan's Sunpei Yamauchi for a Open Course Championship winning Ultimate Mobile Suit of the Universal Century and Hong Kong's Choy Chi Kit for his Junior Course winning Forgotten "The Red Comet."
After the championships, each country's representatives will be on display at Gunpla Tokyo through January 7th, 2014.
Haruna Ikezawa hosted the ceremony with guest/judges
Katsumi Kawaguchi (Bandai Hobby)
Junichi Nishizawa (Bandai Hobby)
Seiji Okamura (Hobby Japan editor)
Manabu Kimura (Dengeki Hobby Magazine editor)
Tomoyasu Furuya (Model Graphix editor)