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    Wednesday January 11, 2017
  • New "Gundam" Gashapons Are Their Own Capsules

    Specially-made Zaku heads don't need containers.

    No capsule? No problem. The new Zaku head gashapons hitting machines next month are designed to be self-contained, transforming out into 65mm-tall reproductions once fully assembled. Three different types will be available, including Char's custom. Hit the jump to see how they work!

  • Sunday March 9, 2014
  • 3/9 Marks Happy "Miku" & "Zaku" Day In Japan, Fan Artists Mark The Occasion

    The annual celebration for fans to post Miku and Zaku art

    March 9th is a special day for both green-haired Vocaloid fans and mobile suit fans in Japan, because the phonic pronunciation of 3 and 9 can be either "Miku" or "Zaku"! Lots of great illustrations to celebrate the day are posted annually and some of this year's contributions were found on Twitter. Check out some of the fan art after the jump!

  • Sunday March 10, 2013
  • What Day Is March 9th? It's "39" Day

    Many celebrate Miku Day, but others celebrate this other "39"

    What do people celebrate on March 9th? Every year, there are lots of beautiful illustrations of this character on internet on this day because of the Japanese pronunciation of "3" and "9". Can you guess who? Yes, it's mostly "Miku" day, but some people celebrate this "39" character that has been around a lot longer than Miku. Click for some illustrations!