HAKO VISIONs are candy toys that reproduce projection mapping presentations using a smartphone. Gundam helped kick off the line, and now, fans can enjoy a Hatsune Miku concert right in the palm of their hands. Watch a demo after the jump!
An element of the Gundam 35th anniversary is the Gundam Global Challenge, an international design contest looking for proposals for making the 18m life-size Gundam move in time for Mobile Suit Gundam's 40th anniversary in 2019. Starting now, proposals, whether for the entire project or aimed at individual engineering problems, materials requirements, or systems, will be accepted through February 27th, 2015. More after the jump.
For the insatiatable Gundam fan, OGPlanet brings you SD Gundam Capsule Fighter. If collectibles or free-to-play PvP combat is your thing, then you'd better love tiny mechs with big heads. Hit the jump to find out what's up in the newest (tiny) Universal Century.
The official site for Gundam Build Fighters Try, the upcoming sequel of the 25-episode TV anime Gundam Build Fighters aired from October 2013 to March 2014, today opens with a key visual featuring the three main characters, main staff, voice cast, and story background. Check more information after the jump.
This week weekend the Twitter feed for for fall's season season of Gundam Build Fighters announced that a big update to the series site will go online Thursday, July 17th, also the suggesting that they'll be revealing the mecha who silhouetted in the teaser visual. In the meantime, they've continued to post new illustrations from the mecha design team's plans. Get a look after the jump.
Mobile Suit Gundam feels like a natural fit for the Dynasty Warriors franchise, right? But is the new Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn just for die-hard Gundam and Warriors fans? Is it just an ice-cold cash-in coasting on the fame of two franchises? Hit the jump for our full review!
The press conference for "REAL G Next Project" today reveals that the main purpose of the project, now officially called "Gundam Global Challenge," is to make the famous full scale RX-78-2 Gundam model movable in 2019. The 18m-tall Gundam is now standing in front of Diver City Tokyo Plaza in Odaiba, Tokyo. Hit the jump for more.
Mobile Suit Gundam's 35th anniversary project today launches a teaser site for "REAL G Next Project," the upcoming project to built new full-scale mobile suit statues following the famous RX-78-2 Gundam model in front of Diver City Tokyo Plaza in Odaiba, Tokyo. Hit the jump for more.
HGUC 1/144 Neo Zeong Gundam plastic model is a staggering kit, measuring a huge 860mm tall. Along with all the size comparison and package gawking pics goings around social media, HobbyLink Japan has posted a video of this monster being built in real time. Check it out after the jump.
"Gundam? Never heard of her!" Japanese lifestyle magazine R25 ran into a bit of a problem when it tried to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Gundam by surveying young men about franchise mecha. Polled by a market research firm, 51% of the sample set of guys in their 20s didn't know enough about the series to name a favorite design or mech they'd like to pilot. More after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Hideki Ohwada's parody four-panel manga based on the popular Mobile Suit Gundam franchise, Mobile Suit Gundam-san, is launched today with the announcements for its premiere schedule and main voice cast. Check the latest information after the jump.
Japanese online store Lalabit Market yesterday started accepting pre-orders for the second collaboration model between Casio's wrist watch brand G-Shock and Sunrise's popular robot anime series Mobile Suit Gundam. The design for this 2014 model is inspired by the famous mobile suit Gundam RX-78-2 itself. Check the details after the jump.