Last year I reported* how GUNDAM attacked the beach of Odaiba Tokyo and stayed all summer before he was “retired” (as shown the Gundam upskirt photo on the right) This early retirement seemed such a waste of a robot warrior in his prime.
So in a raygun blast of mecha marketing genius the famed, full-scale, RX-78-2 Gundam is now getting another big erection in Shizuoka a couple of hours south of Tokyo to help boost otaku tourism there.
Huge Erection Inspires Public Awe
Sankaku Complex | Author: Leon | June 3, 2010
Many more photos of the big erection...
More Gundam news from the Japan Times, Friday June 4th: Gundam coming to life in Shizuoka
*Previous 3Yen reports on this Gundam at his previous lair in Odaiba Tokyo include:
. . . —Otaku burns down family home over Gundam models
. . . — Gundam Grudge
. . . —Tokyo GUNDAM is now handicapped
. . . —GUNDAM ATTACKS THE PRESS!
. . . —Gundam Girls!
And of course as shown below…
. . . —Gundam’s gun