Life-Size Gundam to be Walking by 2019

Sunday, November 8th, 2015

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Gundam Global Challenge
Some of you might be familiar with the RX-78-2 Statue in Odaiba, Tokyo. For those of you that are not, they have built a life size version of the iconic robot and so far only the head moves. Its a show that is very popular among tourists and is just plain mesmorizing to watch. This is one of several videos of them on YouTube:

Have you booked your flight to Japan yet? No? Well there’s more… The Gundam Global Challenge plans to get it to walk by the year 2019. They are encouraging fans to submit and share their ideas or the project. The project actually started last year however, they have just started their second round of idea submissions last week on November 2. They will be accepting them until February 29, 2016.

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Justin joined Operation Rainfall after visiting the site numerous times and reading the articles on Xenoblade Chronicles. He enjoys searching for and collecting some of the more obscure video games out there.