Monday, September 13, 2010

Limited 1/48 Gundam & Designer Bag Announced

Confirmation on the release of 2 limited Gundam items showcased at Gundam Super Expo 2010 in early August:

Mega Size Model 1/48 Gundam RX-78-2 Ver. RG Gundam Project

375mm tall. The pedestal with beam saber effect from RG Gundam Project 1/1 scale statue in Shizuoka is included. The extensive decals with the same design as seen on the statue are included as well.

Available at RG Gundam Project in Shizuoka on September 24th. Pre-order through Bandai Hobby Online Shop will start on the same day. Release date TBA. 7,800 Yen (inclusive of tax).

B Mark Yoshida x Porter x Gunpla Special Package

Hobby bag package. Main pocket can be used to store Gunpla runners, and various smaller pouches can be used to store tools. Package includes HG 1/144 Gundam RX-78-2 Ver. G30th. special version. The model is molded in glossy black with gray and clear parts. Original marking seal featuring the logo of "Porter" and stitching pattern is included.

Pre-order through Beams Online Shop and fashion retailer Zozotown has started since September 7th. It will be available for pre-order on Bandai Premium starting late September. Release date is between late November and early December, 29,400 Yen (inclusive of tax, exclusive of delivery).

Images and information are from Bandai Premium (Mega Size Model 1/48 Gundam RX-78-2 Ver. RG Gundam Project) and Bandai's press release document & GA Graphic (B Mark Yoshida x Porter x Gunpla Special Package).