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    Sunday December 24, 2017
  • World Leaders Toast 2018 in "Gundam" Artist's Big Magazine Cover

    Weekly Toyo Keizai is a Japanese finance magazine that launched back in 1895

    Weekly Toyo Keizai is a Japanese finance magazine that launched back in 1895, modeled after the British Economist. Occasionally, it address the subject of anime. And, occasionally, it features related artists. For the latest cover, featuring global leaders toasting the year ahead, it's Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, long time sci-fi novel, manga an anime artist - currently frequently talked about in association for his Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin manga and anime work.

  • Friday December 22, 2017
  • "Gundam Versus" Plans January Launch for "G Gundam" Mobile Suits

    God Gundam and Master Gundam are up next as DLC

    Next up in Gundam Versus' neverending slew of downloadable Mobile Suits are a pair from Mobile Fighter G Gundam. Bandai Namco announced plans to release God Gundam and Master Gundam for ¥602 a pop, with both to be available in Japan later in January. Hit the jump for pics.

  • Thursday December 14, 2017
  • Recall the Lives (And Many Deaths) of "Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans" in Complete Character Book

    The 200 page volume features 50 visuals, design material material from original character designer Yu Ito and more

    This week, through January 31st, Movic is take orders for a Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Complete character book. The 200 page volume features 50 visuals, design material material from original character designer Yu Ito, and a round-table discussion with Ito, director Tatsuyuki Nagai an anime character designer Michinori Chiba. Chiba provides original cover art while Ito did a bonus poster. More after the jump.

  • Monday December 11, 2017
  • Gundam Spotted in New "Ready Player One" Trailer

    New film from Steven Spielberg opens March 30, 2018

    Last weekend saw the debut of a new trailer for Steven Spielberg's movie adaptation of Ernest Cline's pop culture reference driven novel Ready Player One. The movie's getting a bit of a reconstituted recipe, and along with its cameos to the likes of Street Fighter, one mech is getting a lot of attention... from the designs to the specific bit of animation its appearance pays homage to. 

  • Saturday December 9, 2017
  • Choose Your Side with "Gundam" Shield Cushions

    Gear up for a pillow fight in Texas.

    Get comfy with your favorite robots! Premium Bandai's new Gundam-inspired shield cushions let you nap at your desk, or reenact famous scenes from the series. Check out where to buy yours after the jump.

  • Wednesday December 6, 2017
  • "Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn" Hits Blu-ray and DVD on March 6, 2018

    Pre-orders kick off one month ahead of launch

    Last month Right Stuf announced plans to release a handful of Mobile Suit Gundam series on home video, and those plans have been detailed for one of them. Mobile Suit Gundam UC (Unicorn) is now set to arrive on Blu-ray and DVD on March 6, 2018. Read on for more.

  • Sunday December 3, 2017
  • "Gundam Versus" Shows Off Gundam AGE-2 and Mudrock Gundam DLC

    Bandai Namco previews another pair of downloadable Mobile Suits

    Last month Bandai Namco revealed launch plans for two more Gundam Versus DLC Mobile Suits. Mobile Suit Gundam Age's AGE-2 Gundam and Zeonic Front's Mudrock Gundam both launch in Japan on December 5 for ¥602 each, and now you can see them in action in a new pair of trailers. 

  • Wednesday November 29, 2017
  • The Japan Times: "Gundam docks at Tokyo" Event Video Report

    The event features various 1/10 scale Gundam and other popular mobile suit statues

    The official YouTube channel of The Japan Times has posted 155-second video report on the ongoing "Gundam Docks at Tokyo Japan" event held at DiverCity Tokyo Plaza. After being well-received first in three countries in Asia (Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan), the event finally arrives its home country. Check out the report including the opening ceremony after the jump!