While Gundam are the best known example of plastic models (plamo), there's a world of Japanese model kits beyond those particular bipedal mecha. That battle field is being stormed by 1/35th scale kits of the new Girls und Panzer anime's titular tanks, with preorders for the four planned tanks crowding Amazon Japan's hobby plamo top sales chart.
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From Platz - due in late December
from Fine Molds - due in late November
From Platz - due in December
From Platz - due in later December
Meanwhile, the makers of Girls Und Panzer announced plans to participate in the Ibaraki Prefecture Oarai Festival November 18th. So, if you want to see the cast perform the anglerfish dance, book your ticket to Japan soon.