Bandai's candy toy division is releasing a new line of Mobile Suit Gundam toys beginning in September of 2015. Hit the jump to check them out.
Well, we finally know the identity of the Mobile Suit Gundam project Bandai Namco's been teasing for PlayStation 4. Another in the line of free-to-play online Battle Operation games is in the works, with a beta for Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation Next now available in Japan. Hit the jump for more.
"The Art of Gundam", a massive art installation focusing on the original 1979 Mobile Suit Gundam anime, is coming in the summer of 2015 to the Mori Arts Center Gallery in Roppongi, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai Namco has been working on an as-yet-untitled Mobile Suit Gundam game for PlayStation 4, and the wait for information should be over shortly. According to this week's issue of Famitsu magazine, there's an official announcement on the horizon. Hit the jump for more.
From August 08 to September 27, 2015, the Ueno Royal Museum in Tokyo is holding an exhibition featuing the artwork of Kunio Okawara, the hugely influential mechanical designer who shaped the look of such series a Mobile Suit Gundam and the Brave series. Hit the jump to learn more.
For a limited time, the Isetan Men's Fashion department store in Shinjuku is offering STRICT-G, a line of high end men's apparel and character goods based on the classic Sunrise mecha anime Mobile Suit Gundam. Hit the jump to experience the sticker shock.
The first chapter of the Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin OVA series, "Blue Eyed Casval" was released at 13 selected theaters across Japan on February 28. In only two days, it earned an amazing 73,726,200 yen on 56,397 admissions, ranking 7th in the weekend box office. Hit the jump for more details.
What do the Red Comet and a dancing pear mascot have in common? Hit the jump to find out.
How big do bootleg Gundams grow in the scenic Phillipines? Hit the jump to find out.
Global distribution plans have been made for Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin, which Anime Consortium Japan announced for paid streaming and premium Blu-ray. The OVA series will be available via anime streaming platform Daisuki starting on February 28, and will be presented in both the Japanese language and an English dub.