Nike SB Dunk High Gundam

Nike SB Dunk High Gundam
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Nike celebrates a Japanese anime classic with a special Gundam edition of its SB Dunk High basketball sneaker. The white, red, and black color scheme is based on the RX-0 Unicorn Gundam, accented by a stylized yellow swoosh that can be detached for an alternative look.

Anime-Style Gundam Model Painting

Anime-Style Gundam Model Painting

Seo Gyeong-deok channels his lifelong love for anime by painting Gundam models and other figures in a vibrant two-dimensional cartoon style. Thestory met with Seo to learn more about his craft. He also accepts commissions. You can see more of his work on his Instagram page. Turn captions on.

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New Gundam Breaker (Teaser)

New Gundam Breaker (Teaser)

New Gundam Breaker is an action game for Windows and PS4 where you play with living versions of Gunpla, or Gundam model kits. Collect parts as you battle and use them to build your own mech. You’ll also be able to swap parts while in battle. Drops 6/22/18.

LEGO Gundam Barbatos Lupus Concept

LEGO Gundam Barbatos Lupus Concept

LEGO Ideas member demon1408 made this kickass proposal for a 1/60th scale model of Gundam Barbatos Lupus from the hit anime Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans. It’s fully articulated and comes with a sword-mace and guns. DIY instruction video here.

Life-size Unicorn Gundam

Life-size Unicorn Gundam

Darwinfish105 has been capturing eye-popping images of the new giant Mobile Suit Unicorn Gundam statue being erected outside of DiverCity Mall in Tokyo’s Odaiba district. The statue is the second Gundam to stand on the spot after the first one was dismantled last year.

Gundam: The Origin Free Manga

Gundam: The Origin Free Manga

First released in 2001, Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin is a comic book retelling of the 1979 anime that launched the entertainment juggernaut we know and love. Now you can read its English version legitimately for free, thanks to manga publisher Comic Walker.

Gundam Anime Illusion Figure

Gundam Anime Illusion Figure

Believe it or not, that’s not a painting. Gunpla hobbyist mumumuno53 painted a Gundam action figure to make it look like a retro anime illustration. The cardboard props are nice touches. Or are they cardboard?

Canon Pixus x Gundam

Canon Pixus x Gundam

To show off the impressive imaging quality of its Pixus printers, Canon created a series of optical illusion prints which blur the lines between reality and paper. They also printed a life-size Gundam. Wonder how much all that ink cost.

Stop-Motion Gundam 2

Stop-Motion Gundam 2

Animator Counter656 returns with another demonstration of his mastery of the art of stop-motion, as Gundam is joined by guest-star Saber Lily from Fate as she kicks some serious ass.

Giant Gundam Timelapse

Giant Gundam Timelapse

This isn’t the first we’ve seen of Japan’s giant Gundam statue, but this timelapse HD video really showcases the sheer awesomeness of the 59-foot tall mecha currently on display in Shizuoka.

Gundam In Shizuoka

Gundam In Shizuoka

Don’t worry if you missed the life-size Gundam statue in Tokyo. It’s now in Shizuoka; you have until March 2011 to kiss, hug and attempt to take home this epic statue and his beam saber.

Gundam w/Beam Saber

Gundam w/Beam Saber

The 59-foot Gundam may have been dismantled, but it’ll get a second lease on life (and some Minovsky particles) in July: it’ll be rebuilt outside Shizuoka station with a beam saber.

Stop Motion Gundam

Stop Motion Gundam

John Huang’s Stop Motion Gundam videos are mobile suit mayhem at its finest; he not only uses anime fighting styles and special effects, but mixes in Dragon Ball and Star Wars.

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Gundam Wedding

Gundam Wedding

Complete with a child named Seira and a ceremonial bow before the 59-foot mobile suit, there’s no topping this real-life Gundam Wedding for the awesomest (and tallest) venue ever.

Photos: Life-Sized Gundam

Photos: Life-Sized Gundam

The 59-foot tall, life-sized Gundam on Tokyo’s Odaiba Island we previewed earlier is finished; it looks even better in real life, as evidenced by these stunning night shots by Pink Tentacle.

Gundam Zippo Lighters

Gundam Zippo Lighters

Whether you support the Earth Federation or the Principality of Zeon, Zippo’s got you covered; they’re releasing two special edition lighters in celebration of Gundam’s 30th anniversary.

Life-Sized Gundam

Life-Sized Gundam

Staying up for only two months starting from July at Tokyo’s Odaiba island, this life-sized Gundam will protect earthlings with its 59-foot tall height, 50 lights and movable head.

Dynasty Warriors Gundam 2

Dynasty Warriors Gundam 2

Available 12/18 in Japan (Q1, USA), Dynasty Warriors Gundam 2 may be the bastard child of two franchises, but hordes of enemies + mecha + tweaked AI = one sexy bastard.

Gundam Helmet

Gundam Helmet
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None of us here own a motorcycle, but that’s not stopping us from craving this limited edition Gundam Helmet; it’s stenciled with goofy Engrish, but still looks mighty sweet in gold.

Fictional Land Vehicle Comparison

Fictional Land Vehicle Comparison

Thanks to MetaBallStudios, we know how big starships and robots are relative to one another. Now, we can see how earthbound vehicles stack up in this comparison video, which looks at the sizes of everything from Ant-Man’s microscopic van to the wheeled city of London in Mortal Engines. We had no idea that an AT-AT was bigger than Gundam.

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Amazon Box Weapons

Amazon Box Weapons

Crafty Transformer takes the cardboard boxes he receives Amazon orders in and converts them into awesome weapons and machines inspired by video games. Among our favorites are the Gundam wrench mace, the Yu-Gi-Oh! duel disk, and the Monster Hunter bowgun.

Domo Arigato T-Shirt

Domo Arigato T-Shirt
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Artist Dominic Tan’s jampacked Domo Arigato t-shirt features 262 robots, including mecha such as Gundam, cyborgs such as Big Daddy, armored suit wearers like Samus, and even a Pokémon. You can also get the design as a poster and on other merchandise.

Dragon Ball Z Stop-Motion

Dragon Ball Z Stop-Motion

The latest stop-motion animation from counter656 features an epic battle between Dragon Ball Z’s pumped-up SHF Broly against a Super Saiyan Goku and some robots from Gundam. None of them stand a chance against his massive muscles and spiky yellow hair.

Movie Kids Have the Best Friends

Movie Kids Have the Best Friends

Small aliens, giant robots, robot aliens, monsters, dragons, genies, wild things. YouTuber Burger Fiction presents some of the most extraordinary pals that children have teamed up with in films. Not a single Gundam made it in though.

Life-Size Optimus Prime

Life-Size Optimus Prime

In an attempt to keep up with Japan’s giant Gundam, China has built a 32-foot tall version of Transformer’s big bot, using 10,108 junk car parts. Check it out the next time you’re in Beijing.

Book: Paper Robots

Book: Paper Robots

If building an army of 59-foot tall, life-sized robots is out of your price range, Paper Robots is a suitable alternative: it includes 14 robot templates that can be built using rubber bands.

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