Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Gundam Statue Rises Again (Almost)

 |  |  |  |  |  |  June 22, 2010


I was pretty sad when they announced plans to take down the 60-foot Gundam statue that was erected last year in Tokyo. Luckily, Bandai recently announced that they were going to put it up again in Shizuoka, 125 miles west of Tokyo. He’s almost ready! Here are some of the first pictures available from the new location.

gundam japan statue rises again robots anime manga

Giant Gundam holds a beam saber in his right hand, which will start to glow when it gets dark. The only thing that would be more impressive would be if it could actually move around. Maybe next year.

gundam japan statue rises again robots anime manga

The enormous Gundam statue will be on display from July 24th, 2010, to January 10th, 2011, in East Shizuoka Square. Now that’s good news indeed. Unfortunately, I won’t be able to go to Japan to check him out, so like most of you, I’ll have to admire him from afar. Bandai, it’s time for a giant Gundam worldwide tour!

[Buloblog and Troian via Crunchgear]



Great Father’s Day Gifts for EDC 2021

Great Father’s Day Gifts for EDC 2021

Star Trek: Picard Season 2 (Teaser)

Star Trek: Picard Season 2 (Teaser)

Tom of Finland Organic Vodka

Tom of Finland Organic Vodka

BMW Reveals the 2022 X3 and X4 SUVs

BMW Reveals the 2022 X3 and X4 SUVs

New 2022 Toyota Tundra Engine Teased

New 2022 Toyota Tundra Engine Teased

2022 Ford Maverick Pickup Price, Specs, and Photos Revealed

2022 Ford Maverick Pickup Price, Specs, and Photos Revealed

Advertisement