On the release day of "Artesia's Sorrow," the second chapter of the four-episode anime adaptation of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's Gundam The Origin manga, it was confirmed that the third chapter titled "Gundam The Origin III: Akatsuki no Houki (Revolt at Dawn)" is set for a theatrical release in Japan in spring of 2016. Hit the jump for more.
The wild world of NFL game-day promotion took on a bit of Universal Century look today as a Pepsi social media spot featured the Tampa Bay Bucs wide receiver Mike Evans dancing the robot with digital model of a certain titular mech from a certain classic sci-fi anime serving as his body.
When Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS Force hits PS Vita in Japan on December 23, Gundam fans will have a choice to make regarding a couple different limited edition units. Sony announced both a limited PS Vita handheld and a limited PlayStation TV unit, both Gundam-themed and arriving alongside the game's launch. Pics and more past the break.
The official YouTube channel for the Gundam anime franchise has posted the first eight minutes of "Artesia's Sorrow," the upcoming second chapter of the four-episode anime adaptation of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's Gundam The Origin manga based on the first Gundam TV series aired in Japan from 1979 to 1980. Check the latest clip after the jump.
Last week it was announced that Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS Force is coming to PS Vita in Japan on December 23. Now Bandai Namco Games is here with a new trailer showing over six minutes of Gundam battling action, including a look at characters and their respective Gundam units and a sample of T.M. Revolution's theme song. Hit the jump for more.
Character goods maker Cospa scheduled some new otaku headwear this week. Their catalog of Umaru-chan goods now includes the casquette worn by the lead's UMR persona. They've also added an "UMR Army" removable patch and a "House Umaru" for their line of Pyocotte. Then, for oldschool mech fans, there's a trio of knit caps inspired by classic Gundam mobile suits.