Japanese translator Frog-kun explores how our favorite anime, manga, and light novels are translated into English. What is lost in translation? More importantly, what is found in translation? This week, Frog-kun continues his foray into the evolution of the word “otaku” in Japan. Hit the jump to read more!
Bandai Visual is gearing up to release a deluxe, 2 piece Bluray box set for Sunrise's hot-blooded mecha series from 1994, Mobile Fighter G Gundam. Hit the jump to learn more.
Huis Ten Bosch, an amusement park in Nagesaki that reproduces the look of the Netherlands, is teaming up with Mobile Fighter G-Gundam for a Twitter-based promotional campaign that encourages visitors to spot SD illustrations of the windmill-sporting Nether Gundam hidden throughout the park. Hit the jump to learn more.
Following the two-week theatrical run in Japan ended last Friday, Bandai Visual has posted a seven-minute official music video for "RONALD REAGAN OTHER SIDE" by dCprG from Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt: December Sky, the director's cut edition of the four-episode web anime series. Check the clip featuring the mobile suit battle scenes after the jump.
On July 12, 2016, Bandai will be streaming an event on LINE LIVE that will reveal a new series of Mobile Suit Gundam products and toys. Hit the jump to learn more.