So, I guess we should expect an invasion by the Principality of Zeon any day now.
The Gundam in Yokohama, Japan, will actually just be a statue, although, apparently, it also moves a bit. Its unveiling will be part of the Gundam franchise’s 40th anniversary celebrations. Standing 18 meters tall, and weighing 25 tons, the Gundam statue, including its Gundam-Dock, Gundam-Lab, and Gundam-Dock Tower (a viewing platform) will be installed as a tourist attraction for one year at Yamashita Pier in Yokohama-city. Incidentally, that’s the same amount of time it took to fend off the Principality of Zeon…
This isn’t the first time Japan has unveiled a full-size “statue” of a Gundam; there’s already a full-size Unicorn Gundam statue in Tokyo. Japan seems to be the only country taking the coming space war seriously.
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