Sunday, July 18, 2010

Life-Size Evangelion Bust Amusement Park Opens

Fuji-Q Highland's Evangelion themed amusement park at the foot of Mount Fuji, which features a life-size Eva Unit 1 bust statue reported in mid May in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi opened last Thursday (July 15th), about one week ahead of the original schedule.

Apart from visiting the statue, fans can also take a picture with a life-size entry plug or the statue of Nagisa Kaworu, built as part of the entire project. Various original goods are available as well.

It's reported that the statue sits on an area of 1,460 square meters, and the entire project's construction cost is 150 million Yen.

Mainichi has an article on the construction process of this statue.

Images are from Mantanweb.