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Gundam Movie Festival Hong Kong

A belated Kung Hei Fat Choi to all my fellow Otaku! Here's wishing you another year of great manga and anime shows in the Year of the Dragon.

Sunday, 5 February, 2012, 12:00am

Perfect Grade Strike Freedom (model kit)

Earlier this week, Bandai Hong Kong and its local distributor Daniel & Company unveiled the new Perfect Grade Strike Freedom model kit. It made its debut in Japan only a few days earlier.

31 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Gundam (exhibition)

It is one of Japan's biggest modern cultural icons. The anime Gundam that has for three decades shaped not only the animation industry in Japan, but also the toy and model kit industry. In the last 30 years there have been dozens of television shows, movies and direct-to-video animation series that have spawned thousands of toys and other merchandise.

11 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Gundam Unicorn (Anime)

Anime fans who have been desperate for some new action from the Gundam franchise can rejoice: a new series is set to be released in Japan this spring called Gundam Unicorn.

21 Feb 2010 - 12:00am

Video game expo expects to lure big crowd

Games enthusiasts began to line up outside the Convention and Exhibition Centre almost 60 hours before the Asia Game Show was due to open this morning.

For the first time the show is being combined with the Hong Kong Online Game Show, where exhibitors release limited-edition items and visitors can try out new games.

24 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Happy birthday, Gundam

This year marks the 30th anniversary of Gundam, Japan's universally acclaimed animation series. Initially conceived by animator Tomino Yoshiyuki, the series began as Mobile Suit Gundam in 1979, and quickly gained popularity, spawning several animation series, movies, novels, model kits and games.

An official anniversary celebration is being held in Japan.

7 Aug 2009 - 12:00am


Gundam Musou 2 (Gundam Warriors 2)

Platform: Xbox 360, PS2, PS3

Genre: Beat 'em up

Developer: Omega Force

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Release date: 18-12-08

9 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

War of the worlds

Chaos reigns on Earth in Mobile Suit Gundam Operation: Troy, a new first-person shooter game for Microsoft's Xbox 360 console that is based on Gundam, the long-running Japanese anime series.

27 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Geeks will be praying towards Causeway Bay as group opens giant anime game arcade

There's a new Mecca in town for geeks obsessed with Japanese action figures. Toymaker Namco Bandai tomorrow is opening its first amusement facility outside Japan.

18 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Mobile Suit Gundam 00

After the success of the Gundam Seed and Destiny series, anime studio Sunrise follows up with a new series called Mobile Suit

Gundam 00. It's directed by Seiji Mizushima (Shaman King and Fullmetal Alchemist) and written by anime screenwriter Yosuke Kuroda (Please Teacher, Honey and Clover), with character designs by Yun Koga (Earthian, Loveless).

6 Apr 2008 - 12:00am